Moby-Dick

by: Herman Melville

Chapters 55–65 Quick Quiz

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Why does Ishmael find it odd that the French have been most successful in representing whales in art?

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Why does Ishmael think that the natural dangers of the sea are so insidious?

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Which was the first team to kill a whale?

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Why is the whale-line so dangerous once it is attached to a whale?

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According to Ishmael, who are the only people besides Stubb that still eat whale meat?