Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 156 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Zorba tells the story of an old man who will what?
(a) Cook a delicious soup.
(b) Play a musical instrument when happy.
(c) Never die.
(d) Never leave Crete.

2. In regards to food, what three categories does Zorba say that the three different types of men turn their food into?
(a) Love and kindness, manure and energy, and gluttony.
(b) Fat and manure, work and good humor, and God.
(c) Fear, love, and God.
(d) Sex, work, and fat.

3. Who takes charge when the work begins in the mine?
(a) A soldier.
(b) Zorba.
(c) The narrator.
(d) The narrator's grandfather.

4. What part of the narrator's friendship with his absent friend is he sad about?
(a) The two got into a fist fight before his friend left.
(b) The two argued rather than expressing love.
(c) He thinks his friend will find a new best friend.
(d) He thinks his friend hates him.

5. Why does Zorba say he removed the body part?
(a) It hurt constantly.
(b) It was too big.
(c) It was strangely colored.
(d) It got in the way of his pottery.

Short Answer Questions

1. How many places does Zorba set the dinner table for on their first night on Crete?

2. To whom does the narrator's soldier friend say his greatest actions will be owed credit?

3. As the narrator gets to know the mine workers, what does he talk to them about?

4. What reason does Zorba give for having attacked his old boss?

5. When the narrator meets some young women on his first day in Crete, how do the girls respond?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. B
3. B
4. B
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. How many places does Zorba set the dinner table for on their first night on Crete?

3

2. To whom does the narrator's soldier friend say his greatest actions will be owed credit?

Rembrandt's "Warrior."

3. As the narrator gets to know the mine workers, what does he talk to them about?

Socialist ideas.

4. What reason does Zorba give for having attacked his old boss?

He offers no excuse or reason.

5. When the narrator meets some young women on his first day in Crete, how do the girls respond?

Fearfully.

This section contains 291 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Copyrights
BookRags
Zorba the Greek from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook