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 happens to Gavrili in the night at the monastery?
(a) He is held hostage by invaders.
(b) He is murdered by his lover.
(c) He is raped.
(d) He thinks he hears God speaking to him.

2. Why does Zorba suggest that the narrator should burn his library?
(a) Because the books are romantic.
(b) Because his books don't celebrate nature enough.
(c) Because the books are unrelated to mining.
(d) Because the books are religious.

3. How many places does Zorba set the dinner table for on their first night on Crete?
(a) 2
(b) 4
(c) 3
(d) 1

4. The narrator disagrees with the way the old man on the mountain trail does what?
(a) The old man insists that it's sinful to mark one's preference for certain foods.
(b) The old man does not treat his wife as an equal.
(c) The old man smokes too many cigarettes.
(d) The old man talks too much.

5. How does Zorba live his life?
(a) He reads books that instruct him how to live.
(b) He lives like every day is his last.
(c) He trusts that other people will show him how to live.
(d) He moves about suspecting that everyone wants to hurt him.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Zorba feel about the narrator's false promises made while Zorba was in Candia?

2. How does the narrator respond to the bishop's theories on religion?

3. For what action is Zorba trying to make up for by his actions in Chapter 18?

4. Why does Zorba say he removed the body part?

5. How does Lola refer to Zorba?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. B
2. B
3. C
4. B
5. B

Short Answer Questions Key

1. How does Zorba feel about the narrator's false promises made while Zorba was in Candia?

He is angry but willing to follow through on the promise.

2. How does the narrator respond to the bishop's theories on religion?

"Those theories may save many souls."

3. For what action is Zorba trying to make up for by his actions in Chapter 18?

Spending all of the narrator's money in Candia.

4. Why does Zorba say he removed the body part?

It got in the way of his pottery.

5. How does Lola refer to Zorba?

Grandad.

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