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Billy Budd, Sailor

Herman Melville
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Further Study

Chapters 13-17 Quiz

Further Study Chapters 13-17 Quiz

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What does Claggart seize upon as an indication of Billy's malice?

2 of 5
What does the anonymous figure in the night hold up as incentive for Billy to join his mutiny?

3 of 5
How does the Dansker explain the anonymous man trying to recruit Billy for a mutiny?

4 of 5
According to the narrator, what about Billy prevents him from suspecting Claggart of ill intentions?

5 of 5
In public, Claggart's behavior toward Billy is ___.