Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In Chapter 4, what does the narrator do when he first awakens?
(a) Smokes a pipe.
(b) Goes jogging.
(c) Has coffee with Zorba.
(d) Goes straight to work.

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

3. What has historically impacted Crete and the Cretan people more than anything else?
(a) Wars.
(b) Religious ceremonies.
(c) Movie theaters.
(d) Carnivals.

4. What does Zorba say that his 80 year-old grandmother wanted?
(a) She wanted to travel to Crete.
(b) She wanted a young husband.
(c) She wanted to be serenaded.
(d) She wanted the wars to end.

5. As the narrator gets to know the mine workers, what does he talk to them about?
(a) Women.
(b) Religion.
(c) Socialist ideas.
(d) Revolution.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Zorba do when he hears his boss talking to the workmen?

2. Which of her lovers' names does Madame Hortense's parrot repeat?

3. Although the narrator remains unnamed, what does Zorba call the narrator?

4. What does the narrator remember his friend teasing him about?

5. What does the narrator mostly do while Zorba works in the mine?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. A
2. A
3. A
4. C
5. C

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does Zorba do when he hears his boss talking to the workmen?

He throws his boss out of the mine.

2. Which of her lovers' names does Madame Hortense's parrot repeat?

Canavaro.

3. Although the narrator remains unnamed, what does Zorba call the narrator?

Boss.

4. What does the narrator remember his friend teasing him about?

Being a bookworm rather than an adventurer.

5. What does the narrator mostly do while Zorba works in the mine?

He works on his writing.

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