Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 25.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. 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.

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

3. How does Zorba describe God?
(a) He likens him to the mine.
(b) He describes him as a crazier and wilder version of himself.
(c) He describes him as "ether."
(d) He describes him as peaceful and quiet.

4. In Chapter 3, what is the narrator reading when Zorba asks him to come in for lunch?
(a) Dante.
(b) The Bible.
(c) Virgil.
(d) Shakespeare.

5. What do the narrator and Zorba do on Easter Sunday?
(a) Make a feast for Madame Hortense.
(b) Swim in the ocean.
(c) Walk into Candia.
(d) Make a feast for the village orphans.

Short Answer Questions

1. What language does Zorba teach the narrator in chapter 25?

2. Who mocks the bishop's theories?

3. Who were Madame Hortense's four great loves?

4. What does Madame Hortense want from Zorba in Chapter 19?

5. In pleasing Madame Hortense, to whom does Zorba compare himself?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. B
2. C
3. B
4. A
5. A

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What language does Zorba teach the narrator in chapter 25?

Dance.

2. Who mocks the bishop's theories?

Zorba.

3. Who were Madame Hortense's four great loves?

Four admirals from England, France, Italy, Russia.

4. What does Madame Hortense want from Zorba in Chapter 19?

To be married immediately.

5. In pleasing Madame Hortense, to whom does Zorba compare himself?

Zeus.

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