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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Lancelot ask the dwarf?
(a) About Queen Guinevere's whereabouts.
(b) About Kay's whereabouts.
(c) To buy Kay's horse.
(d) To be given a ride in the cart.
2. Why does Yvain fight Sir Gawain even though they are supposed to know one another?
(a) Because they do not recognize each other.
(b) Because they are now enemies.
(c) Because they hate each other.
(d) Because Yvain's wife was stolen by the man.
3. What does the person from Question #112 give Yvain to prevent him from being seen?
(a) A magic cloak.
(b) A magic pendant.
(c) A magic ring.
(d) A magic bracelet.
4. In The Knight of the Cart, where does King Arthur hold court?
5. What does the maiden pretend is being done to her by six knights?
Short Answer Questions
1. While fighting in the tournament in disguise, why does Lancelot flee from blows and avoid battle?
2. How is the problem of inheritance between the two sisters resolved?
3. What is said to happen if a man can lift the slab in the church's cemetery unaided?
4. Who is the prisoner that Yvain and the lion come across?
5. In the beginning of The Knight with the Lion, to whom is the queen speaking when she says, "You are malicious and ill bred to quarrel with your companions"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the story behind the storm stone in The Knight with the Lion?
2. What is the irony of King Bademagu keeping the Queen safely confined in The Knight of the Cart?
3. What are some instances in which Lancelot's appeal to women is depicted?
4. Even though there is a lot of indication of magic and sorcery, what is the only real magic displayed in The Knight of the Cart?
5. What are two ways that Yvain shows his love for Laudine?
6. What does Lancelot's ability to lift the stone slab in the church's cemetery in The Knight of the Cart foreshadow?
7. What indicates Yvain's fame?
8. Describe what can be understood of Calogrenant and Kay's characters when they see the Queen in The Knight with the Lion.
9. In the beginning of The Knight of the Cart, the knight who appears in the beginning and issues a challenge foreshadows what?
10. What is the dispute between the two daughters of the Lord of Blackthorn?
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