Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is the second person to offer the narrator and Zorba lodging in Crete?
(a) The village elder.
(b) The local baker.
(c) The pharmacist.
(d) The monks.

2. Who were Madame Hortense's four great loves?
(a) Four thieves from Crete.
(b) Four admirals from England, France, Italy, Russia.
(c) Two pilots from America and two from Germany.
(d) Four chefs from Italy, France, Spain, and Poland.

3. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?
(a) "Monks and Demons!"
(b) "God and the Devil!"
(c) "Heaven and Hell!"
(d) "Jesus and Satan!"

4. What happens to Zorba that he believes to be a terrible omen?
(a) A priest crosses his path.
(b) He grows interested in philosophy.
(c) He falls in love with a woman.
(d) He loses his job at the mine.

5. How does Zorba suggest that a man best get to know the world?
(a) He suggests that a man spend some time being savage and sinful.
(b) He says that a man should try foreign foods.
(c) He says that a man should go sailing around the world.
(d) He says that a man should have relations with many women.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the narrator's manuscript become for him?

2. What happens at the mine in Chapter 9?

3. What is the narrator's second goal at the end of Chapter 4?

4. What does Zorba tell the narrator that God would rather him do?

5. In Chapter 11, what does the narrator do when he sees the widow?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. A
2. B
3. B
4. A
5. A

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does the narrator's manuscript become for him?

A war-like attempt to completely remove the prophet from his soul.

2. What happens at the mine in Chapter 9?

It collapses.

3. What is the narrator's second goal at the end of Chapter 4?

He wants to be more grounded in the physical world of men.

4. What does Zorba tell the narrator that God would rather him do?

God would rather him visit the widow than go to church.

5. In Chapter 11, what does the narrator do when he sees the widow?

Nothing. He is unable to approach her.

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