The Art of Courtly Love Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book One, Introduction to the Treatise on Love, Chapter 6, Dialogues 1-3.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The word "love" is derived from what word?
(a) Hook.
(b) Amor.
(c) Give.
(d) Steal.

2. How did the author explain the link between love, perception and social class?
(a) Love makes lovers feel like royalty.
(b) Love makes peasants of all who love.
(c) Love can make anyone a nobleman.
(d) Love is impossible for nobility to obtain.

3. How did the author explain the connection between love and greed?
(a) Love is essentially a form of greed.
(b) Love eliminates greed.
(c) Love is destroyed by greed.
(d) Love cannot be degraded by greed.

4. Because a man will see his ideal woman, lust after her and make plans to woo her, how did the author explain love's origins?
(a) It is innate to humans.
(b) It is a figment of the imagination.
(c) It develops only when a connection is there.
(d) It come directly from God when the moment is right.

5. If a middle class woman were to resist a middle class man because he is younger than she, how must the man respond?
(a) He must argue that he will live and love long and thus will become worthy of her love some day.
(b) He must accept her rebuke and appraoch her again when he is older.
(c) He must remind her that beauty fades but it is good character than matters.
(d) He must use his wealth or other attribute to win her over.

Short Answer Questions

1. How did the author explain the effects of excess passion on love?

2. After the middle class woman's initial reaction in the conversation, how did the author instruct the middle class man to respond?

3. What did the author suggest that a middle class man always do in a conversation with a middle class woman?

4. What did the author describe as the result of focusing on the beauty of another?

5. When a middle class man approaches a very wise noblewoman, how must he behave?

(see the answer key)

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