The Tale of Genji Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 39 | Chapter 40.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Genji is in love with a woman whom he cannot have during the beginning of the novel. Who is this woman?
(a) Fujitsubo.
(b) Rokujo.
(c) Aoi.
(d) Akashi.

2. Which instrument does Genji play?
(a) The koto.
(b) The sitar.
(c) The kalimba.
(d) The shamisen.

3. What does the Empress Akikonomu send to Murasaki?
(a) Scarves.
(b) Jewels.
(c) An invitation.
(d) Autumn leaves and flowers.

4. Who does Genji send over to the grounds of the Safflower Princess in Chapter 15?
(a) Nurses.
(b) Priests.
(c) Horses.
(d) Workmen.

5. Who does Genji trust to be with him in his preparation for his daughter's initiation?
(a) To no Chujo.
(b) Yugiri.
(c) A few women.
(d) Tamakazura.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Murasaki compare Genji's behavior to since his visits to the Princess Asagao?

2. Who is extremely hurt by Yugiri's affair?

3. What happens to Yugao in Chapter 4?

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

5. What striking feature has the Safflower Princess managed to keep over the years?

(see the answer key)

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