Billy Budd Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 68 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Billy Budd.

Take our free Billy Budd quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge. Determine which chapters, themes and styles you already know and what you need to study for your upcoming essay, midterm, or final exam. Take the free quiz now!

Directions: Click on the correct answer.

Questions 1-5 of 50:


How does Meville characterize Billy? (from Chapter 16)


Who does the journalistic publication cite as the hero of its story? (from Chapter 29)


In chapter 18, which character reports suspicious behavior of a sailor to Captain Vere? (from Chapter 18)


Who encourages the court to consider the death penalty during Billy's trial? (from Chapter 22)


Which act does Claggart believe is an intentional attempt to offend him? (from Chapter 13)

Novels for Students
Billy Budd from Novels for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook