The Art of Courtly Love Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What might indicate that love has returned?
(a) The man cannot stop thinking of the woman.
(b) The woman finds herself feeling jealous.
(c) The woman stops avoiding the man and pays attention to her appearance.
(d) The lovers find that they dream of eachother.

2. For the group advised to fiercely avoid love, what was one who sought their love considered to be?
(a) A harlot.
(b) A beast.
(c) A hypocrite.
(d) A sinner.

3. According to the rules of love, what one characteristic alone can make any man worthy of love?
(a) Devotion to God.
(b) Good character.
(c) Confidence.
(d) Kindness.

4. What was the general focus of Book One?
(a) Acquiring love.
(b) Convincing others to return love.
(c) Avoiding the wrong kinds of love.
(d) The perils of love between social classes.

5. What type of women who are hard to love did the author provide as an example to Walter?
(a) Women who were too greedy.
(b) Women who rejected God.
(c) Women who gave into carnal passion easily.
(d) Women who loved in a counterfeit way.

6. Why did the woman of higher nobility reprove the nobleman who was a member of the clergy?
(a) She would never feel worthy of his love.
(b) He should be satisfied with things of God.
(c) He should be shamed for pursuing her.
(d) She would be a mockery if she entered into a relationship with him.

7. When a man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, why did the woman say she was reluctant to fall in love?
(a) She was already married.
(b) She was a widow.
(c) She was too old.
(d) She is afraid of love.

8. In Chapter 8, the story of the Briton, the gauntlet and the rules of love written by the King of Love concerned how many rules?
(a) 101.
(b) 55.
(c) 7.
(d) 31.

9. What is it that the author told Walter is hard to love?
(a) Things too easy to attain.
(b) Things that rob you of your spirit.
(c) Things that will not love you back.
(d) Things that are counterfeit.

10. What did the man of the clergy admit about love with a woman?
(a) That it could ruin their lives.
(b) That she would never be worthy.
(c) That it was risky.
(d) That it was forbidden.

11. For the woman, what did being unfaithful damage most?
(a) Her character.
(b) Her reputation.
(c) Her future relationships.
(d) Her relationship with God.

12. What was a member of the most noble class bound to renounce?
(a) Love.
(b) Status and wealth.
(c) Delights of the earth.
(d) God.

13. What did the nobleman wonder about loving two women at the same time?
(a) If it doomed the chance to have a future with either woman.
(b) If it could be done in the courtly fashion.
(c) If it would tarnish his nobility.
(d) If God would approve.

14. When a man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what type of flattery did the man use with the woman?
(a) Respectful and formal.
(b) Personal and specific.
(c) Very extended and flowery.
(d) Rather brief.

15. What did the author think greedy women should do?
(a) Join a brothel.
(b) Seek the love of a poor man.
(c) Repent.
(d) Find a man equally as greedy to love.

Short Answer Questions

1. Up until the beginning of Chapters 7-12, which class, often considered the most noble, was unmentioned?

2. To what was a member of the most noble class to devote himself?

3. In the author's reviews of decisions in love cases, what was the reason in the second case that a man asked his lover if he could embrace another woman?

4. Which of the two lovers, if any, did the higher noblewoman think a man should give up?

5. Throughout the conversation, the woman spoke repeatedly about the costs of love. Of what did the man speak repeatedly?

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