The Tale of Genji Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 127 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Tale of Genji Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9 | Chapter 10.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What unavailable woman does Genji greatly desire at the beginning of the novel?
(a) Aoi.
(b) Murasaki.
(c) Rokujo.
(d) Fujitsubo.

2. What are Fujitsubo's intentions after her husband's death?
(a) To commit suicide.
(b) To become a nun.
(c) To begin a relationship with Genji.
(d) To remarry.

3. From what does Genji fall ill at the end of Chapter 4?
(a) Food poisoning.
(b) Malaria.
(c) Love.
(d) Grief.

4. What does Genji avoid doing at the start of the rule of the Suzaku emperor?
(a) Traveling.
(b) Contacting the new emporer.
(c) Spending time with his children.
(d) Seeing women he has slept with.

5. What festival does Genji attend at the beginning of Chapter 8?
(a) The Cherry Blossoms.
(b) The Safflowers.
(c) The Festival of Lights.
(d) The Orange Blossoms.

Short Answer Questions

1. What happens to Aoi shortly after she gives birth to her son?

2. Who is Genji's go-between for he and the Safflower Princess?

3. Where does the Rokujo lady feel the need to travel to during Chapter 10?

4. What happens to Yugao in Chapter 4?

5. Who is Genji's former nurse?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 193 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Tale of Genji Lesson Plans
The Tale of Genji from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook