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. What happens to Zorba that he believes to be a terrible omen?
(a) He grows interested in philosophy.
(b) He loses his job at the mine.
(c) A priest crosses his path.
(d) He falls in love with a woman.

2. How does Zorba feel about the narrator's false promises made while Zorba was in Candia?
(a) He is so angry that he ends their friendship.
(b) He is thrilled.
(c) He is extremely sad but willing to follow through.
(d) He is angry but willing to follow through on the promise.

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

4. What does Zorba consider the act of dancing to be?
(a) Sexual.
(b) Communication.
(c) Entertainment.
(d) Competition.

5. Who does Zorba adopt when Hortense dies?
(a) Pavli.
(b) Hortense's daughter.
(c) Hortense's parrot.
(d) Dimitri.

Short Answer Questions

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

2. What does the narrator mostly do while Zorba works in the mine?

3. Who does Zorba suggest that the narrator romantically pursue?

4. What concept does the narrator come up with when formulating his ideas about death?

5. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. D
3. A
4. B
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

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

Buddha.

2. What does the narrator mostly do while Zorba works in the mine?

He works on his writing.

3. Who does Zorba suggest that the narrator romantically pursue?

The widow.

4. What concept does the narrator come up with when formulating his ideas about death?

Sacred awe.

5. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

"God and the Devil!"

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