Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the narrator's second goal at the end of Chapter 4?
(a) He wants to learn to play a musical instrument.
(b) He wants to find a lover.
(c) He wants to be more grounded in the physical world of men.
(d) He wants to become an excellent cook.

2. 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.

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

4. What reason does the narrator give in his argument that Zorba should not pressure him to visit the widow?
(a) Acting impulsively is against his nature.
(b) He needs to stay focused on his writing.
(c) Acting impulsively is his nature and he's trying to change.
(d) He doesn't want to hurt the widow's feelings.

5. What reason does Zorba give for having attacked his old boss?
(a) He claims the man kissed his girlfriend.
(b) He offers no excuse or reason.
(c) He says the man tried to assault him first.
(d) He says the man cheated him.

Short Answer Questions

1. Under what conditions does Zorba say that Noussa left him?

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

3. What is Zorba's response when the narrator asks him how many times he has been married?

4. How does Zorba say that he gets rid of intense longings?

5. How does Lola refer to Zorba?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. D
3. A
4. A
5. B

Short Answer Questions Key

1. Under what conditions does Zorba say that Noussa left him?

She eloped with a soldier.

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

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

3. What is Zorba's response when the narrator asks him how many times he has been married?

Once honestly and twice half-honestly.

4. How does Zorba say that he gets rid of intense longings?

Stuffing himself gluttonously with the desired thing.

5. How does Lola refer to Zorba?

Grandad.

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