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. In which category does Zorba think his boss strives for with his food?
(a) Work.
(b) Love and kindness.
(c) God.
(d) Fat and manure.

2. What or who does Zorba live for?
(a) God.
(b) Man as individual.
(c) Mining.
(d) Mankind.

3. How does the narrator depict Madame Hortense?
(a) Witchy.
(b) Dangerous.
(c) As intensely beautiful.
(d) Comically and unattractively.

4. When the narrator meets some young women on his first day in Crete, how do the girls respond?
(a) Fearfully.
(b) With ridicule.
(c) Joyfully.
(d) With hatred.

5. To whom does the narrator's soldier friend say his greatest actions will be owed credit?
(a) Sampson from the Bible.
(b) His father.
(c) Rembrandt's "Warrior."
(d) The narrator.

Short Answer Questions

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

2. The narrator warn Zorba that such passions may lead to the removal of what body part?

3. What reason does the narrator give in his argument that Zorba should not pressure him to visit the widow?

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

5. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. B
3. D
4. A
5. C

Short Answer Questions Key

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

He offers no excuse or reason.

2. The narrator warn Zorba that such passions may lead to the removal of what body part?

The sexual organs.

3. What reason does the narrator give in his argument that Zorba should not pressure him to visit the widow?

Acting impulsively is against his nature.

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

The two argued rather than expressing love.

5. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

"God and the Devil!"

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