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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Roland's title?
(a) Baron
(b) Duke
(c) Count
(d) Prince

2. Where do Charlemagne's people meet?
(a) Festival
(b) Palace
(c) Orchard
(d) Stable

3. What is a "fald-stool?"
(a) Poisonous mushroom
(b) Royal cloak
(c) Pair of riding boots
(d) Folding chair

4. What is a Saracen?
(a) Priest
(b) Nomad
(c) Shoemaker
(d) Muslim

5. Where did the messengers sleep?
(a) Stable
(b) Palace
(c) Gardener's hut
(d) Tent

6. What city did Marsile's soldier Valdabron take by treason?
(a) Madrid
(b) Jerusalem
(c) Paris
(d) Rome

7. Turpin reminds the troops to keep what item?
(a) Ambition
(b) Courage
(c) Honor
(d) Faith

8. Who brought news to Charlemagne?
(a) Turpin
(b) Roland
(c) Blancandrin
(d) Oliver

9. What is Ganelon to Roland?
(a) Brother
(b) Stepfather
(c) Cousin
(d) Uncle

10. Archbishop Turpin kills which mystical Saracen?
(a) Witch
(b) Enchanter
(c) Seer
(d) Wizard

11. What is the name of Marsile's brother?
(a) Ganelon
(b) Naimon
(c) Aelroth
(d) Falsaron

12. According to Marsile, Charlemagne is how old?
(a) 200 years
(b) 1000 months
(c) 90 years
(d) 139 years

13. Out of what material is Ganelon's cloak made?
(a) Nylon
(b) Deer skin
(c) Wool
(d) Sable

14. At the end of the first battle, how many Saracens are left alive?
(a) 8
(b) 0
(c) 4
(d) 1

15. Which animal was tethered with a leash?
(a) Hawk
(b) Bear
(c) Lion
(d) Greyhound

Short Answer Questions

1. What gift did Roland give to Charlemagne?

2. Who warns Charlemagne that Marsile is not to be trusted?

3. Who is the first person to volunteer to go to Saragossa?

4. What is Roland's relationship to Charlemagne?

5. What item(s) does Ganelon give to Charlemagne?

(see the answer keys)

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