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Billy Budd, Sailor

Herman Melville
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Further Study

Chapters 3-5 Quiz

Further Study Chapters 3-5 Quiz

1 of 5
In chapters 3-5, the narrator departs from Billy's narrative to discuss what historical event?

2 of 5
According to the narrator, what type of behavior is not truly in the nature of British sailors?

3 of 5
What historical figure does the narrator hail as the last hero of a more poetic age?

4 of 5
According to the narrator, what made Horatio Nelson such an easy target for the sharpshooters who killed him at Trafalgar?

5 of 5
In the narrator's historical account, what did the mutineers demand that the navy could not afford?