Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 156 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 21.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Pavli commit suicide?
(a) He was fired from the mine.
(b) He could not understand the nature of God.
(c) He was in love with someone not in love with him.
(d) He felt he was not talented enough to please his father.

2. Why does Zorba say he removed the body part?
(a) It got in the way of his pottery.
(b) It was too big.
(c) It hurt constantly.
(d) It was strangely colored.

3. Who does Zorba meet while in Candia?
(a) His ex-wife.
(b) A young woman.
(c) His long lost brother.
(d) His former best friend.

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

5. What does the narrator remember his grandfather doing?
(a) He sailed around the world.
(b) He had many lovers.
(c) He started a mining business.
(d) He demanded stories from his guests.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does Zorba offer to take the place of in Madame Hortense's world?

2. Upon his return from Candia, what does Zorba encourage the narrator to quickly get started on?

3. In Chapter 15, what does the narrator momentarily believe is his last obstacle to freedom?

4. Who is the second person to offer the narrator and Zorba lodging in Crete?

5. When the narrator meets an old man on the trail, where does the man ask if he's headed?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. A
3. B
4. D
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. Who does Zorba offer to take the place of in Madame Hortense's world?

Canavaro.

2. Upon his return from Candia, what does Zorba encourage the narrator to quickly get started on?

The timber rail project.

3. In Chapter 15, what does the narrator momentarily believe is his last obstacle to freedom?

Buddha.

4. Who is the second person to offer the narrator and Zorba lodging in Crete?

The village elder.

5. When the narrator meets an old man on the trail, where does the man ask if he's headed?

The convent.

This section contains 270 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Copyrights
BookRags
Zorba the Greek from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook