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. 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 learn to meditate.
(c) He wants to forget about Buddha.
(d) He wants to grow his hair long.

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

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

4. Under what conditions does Zorba say that Noussa left him?
(a) She committed suicide.
(b) She went back to her home village to care for her sick mother.
(c) She eloped with a soldier.
(d) She mysteriously vanished.

5. What does Zorba do when he hears his boss talking to the workmen?
(a) He tells his boss that they are lazy.
(b) He throws his boss out of the mine.
(c) He asks his boss to get them lunch.
(d) He asks his boss to record the men's work hours.

Short Answer Questions

1. What or who does the narrator's long-time friend live for?

2. What part of the narrator's friendship with his absent friend is he sad about?

3. Where is the narrator sitting and thinking at the beginning of the story?

4. What body part is Zorba missing a part of?

5. What does Zorba consider the act of dancing to be?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. D
3. D
4. C
5. B

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What or who does the narrator's long-time friend live for?

Mankind.

2. What part of the narrator's friendship with his absent friend is he sad about?

The two argued rather than expressing love.

3. Where is the narrator sitting and thinking at the beginning of the story?

In a bar.

4. What body part is Zorba missing a part of?

Finger.

5. What does Zorba consider the act of dancing to be?

Communication.

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