The Big Sea: An Autobiography Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 30 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Big Sea.

Take our free The Big Sea 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 25:


What neighborhood in Paris did Hughes walk through to look for a job and a place to live? (from Part II, Big Sea, Jocko—Poem)


What was Bruce the chef's reaction to being fired from the Grand Duc? (from Part II, Big Sea, Don't Hit a Woman—Distinguished Visitor)


Who arranged for Hughes to meet with Albert Barnes at the Cafe Royale near the Louvre? (from Part II, Big Sea, Don't Hit a Woman—Distinguished Visitor)


Why did Hughes return to New Orleans and leave his job on the ship running to and from Havana? (from Spectacles in Color—Not Without Laughter)


When did Hughes say he most felt like writing? (from Alma Mater—Post Script)

The Big Sea: An Autobiography from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook