Billy Budd Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 50:


Which of the following does NOT describe a reason for Billy's refusal to believe in Claggart's wrongdoing? (from Chapter 16)


According to Melville, what makes sailors different from non-sailors? (from Chapter 16)


What does the man offer to Billy in exchange for his participation in a plan? (from Chapter 14)


Which other characters has odd weather changes occur during his death? (from Chapter 26)


Why does Melville claim that certain men are morally depraved? (from Chapter 11)

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