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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, Chapters 7-12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The author encouraged Walter to find a woman who would love him regardless of what?
(a) His money.
(b) His faith in God.
(c) His inability to return love.
(d) His nobility.
2. Up until the beginning of Chapters 7-12, which class, often considered the most noble, was unmentioned?
(a) The serfs.
(b) The clergy.
(c) The Royal Family.
(d) The nobility.
3. According to the author, what is the only way that a lover can accept something of value from the beloved?
(a) Only if it caused the giver great joy.
(b) If it is given freely.
(c) If it was painful for the giver to give.
(d) If the giver is in love, as well.
4. According to the author, what can money not buy?
(a) True love.
5. How might a middle class woman respond to the advances of a nobleman?
(a) She might have embarrassed herself by acting too flirty and forward.
(b) She might have been insulted and informed him that she intended to marry in her own social class and he should do the same.
(c) She might have been flattered but be suspicious of his actions and intentions.
(d) She might have asked if a woman of good character and humble birth is better than poor character and high birth.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the two lovers, if any, did the higher noblewoman think a man should give up?
2. When the man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what concerns about the nature of love did the woman express?
3. When a nobleman sat next to a middle class woman without permission, what message does he send?
4. Of the author's five ways in which love can be acquired, which three produce the most worthy forms of love?
5. To what was a member of the most noble class to devote himself?
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