Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Zorba tells the narrator stories about the island. What kind of events does he describe?
(a) Wars and revolutions.
(b) Carnivals and circuses.
(c) Feasts and birthdays.
(d) Rape and thievery.

2. What does Zorba think is the best way to run the mine?
(a) Cruel authority.
(b) Volunteer work.
(c) Bonus awards.
(d) A voting system.

3. What is Zorba's response when the narrator asks him how many times he has been married?
(a) Once honestly and twice half-honestly.
(b) Three times.
(c) Twice honestly and once half-honestly.
(d) Four times.

4. What is one of the narrator's goals at the end of Chapter 4?
(a) He wants to improve his vocabulary.
(b) He wants to forget about Buddha.
(c) He wants to grow his hair long.
(d) He wants to learn to meditate.

5. While Zorba and the narrator are in the shop, who runs past the window?
(a) A fellow miner.
(b) A beautiful widow.
(c) A paper boy.
(d) A juggler.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Zorba say that his 80 year-old grandmother wanted?

2. When Zorba and the narrator refuse Mavrandoni's offer of hospitality, what does he say about them?

3. What does Zorba indicate would be the worst thing the narrator could do to Anagnosti?

4. How did Zorba temporarily keep track of his sexual relationships?

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

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. A
2. A
3. A
4. B
5. B

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does Zorba say that his 80 year-old grandmother wanted?

She wanted to be serenaded.

2. When Zorba and the narrator refuse Mavrandoni's offer of hospitality, what does he say about them?

He says they are free to choose.

3. What does Zorba indicate would be the worst thing the narrator could do to Anagnosti?

Cast down his religion.

4. How did Zorba temporarily keep track of his sexual relationships?

He cut off a lock of each lover's hair.

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

Boss.

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