Moby-Dick Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 50:


What is Ishmael's objection to artist renditions of the whale? (from Chapter 54)


What does the crew throw at Moby Dick when it sights him for the second time? (from Chapters 134-135)


What is the major problem while the whale is tied to the side of the ship? (from Chapters 64-66)


Why do whales come to the water's surface? (from Chapters 84-86)


What does Ishmael describe between Chapters 67 and 70? (from Chapters 64-66)

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