The Caine Mutiny

by: Herman Wouk

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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What nervous habit makes Queeg's anxiety and insecurity visible to others?

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What does Willie lend to Harding that becomes a token of their friendship?

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What motif in The Caine Mutiny is exemplified by the crew's ongoing task of scraping off old paint and applying new coats?

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Whose relationship embodies the tension between regular and reserve naval officers?

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What remains a consistent navy ritual on the Caine, despite periods of change and crisis?