Abeka American Literature Quiz 8

Moby Dick
America’s only epic

Ishmael
narrator of Moby Dick

Starbuck
Captain Ahab’s first mate

Fedallah
became entangled in the ship’s lines and drowned

Moby Dick’s odor
first caused the men to realize that the whale was nearby

his family
of whom Captain Ahab spoke longingly to Starbuck at the story’s opening

Starbuck
said “Shall we keep chasing this murderous fish till he swamps the last man? . . . Oh, oh—Impiety and blasphemy to hunt him more!”

Captain Ahab
tossed overboard by Moby Dick on the first day

Ishmael
the only survivor of the shipwreck of the “Pequod”

“actions with wrong motives lead to destruction”
theme of “Moby Dick”

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Abeka American Literature Quiz 8
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