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)


Who brings the message to the Captain that Billy Budd is planning a mutiny? (from Chapter 18)


Who states that it is envy driving Claggart to want to harm Billy? (from Chapter 12)


What does Claggart understand about BIlly's character that drives him further into envy? (from Chapter 12)


The narrator states that Claggart pales in comparison to Billy Budd in all of these categories except one. Which of the following does the narrator NOT mention in comparison of the two men? (from Chapter 12)

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