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Moby-Dick

Moby-Dick

  

by Herman Melville

Moby-Dick: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Moby-Dick? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Ahab believes the whale stands for


Man
History
Literature
God
All that is bad
Q. The superstitious sailors believe the whale is


Bad
Invincible
Grey
Blue
Oily
Q. Pip describes the doubloon as


Fire
Feet
Navel
Hands
Head
Q. What symbolizes a stable center?


Whale
Sperm
Ocean
Ship
Doubloon
Q. What provides the symbolic life buoy?


Sperm
Whale
Dolphin
Coffin
Door
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