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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was the general focus of Book One?
(a) Acquiring love.
(b) Avoiding the wrong kinds of love.
(c) Convincing others to return love.
(d) The perils of love between social classes.
2. According to the author, what can money not buy?
(c) True love.
3. What did the author think greedy women should do?
(b) Join a brothel.
(c) Find a man equally as greedy to love.
(d) Seek the love of a poor man.
4. If the beloved wanted something unreasonable, what did the author advise to do?
(a) Use it as a tool to acquire more affection.
(b) Lovingly tease her about her foolishness do not give in.
(c) Be abrupt and clear and refuse to give it to her.
(d) Give it to her.
5. For the group advised to fiercely avoid love, what was one who sought their love considered to be?
(a) A beast.
(b) A sinner.
(c) A hypocrite.
(d) A harlot.
6. In the author's reviews of decisions in love cases, what was the difference between the two men in the third case?
(a) Social ranking.
(b) Physical appearance.
(d) Success in love.
7. When the man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what did the man insist was a great good?
(a) The respect of peers.
(c) Love of someone from a lower class.
(d) Love between a man and a woman.
8. What class of person did the author liken to horses and mules?
(a) Middle class.
9. How did the author advise to best increase desire after love has been consummated?
(a) See each other only at their very best.
(b) See each other every moment possible.
(c) See each other rarely.
(d) See each other only in public.
10. 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?
11. A member of the most noble class was called what?
12. What happens to desire if one lover expresses anger toward the other?
(a) It matures.
(b) It decreases.
(c) It increases.
(d) It stays the same.
13. Throughout the conversation, the woman spoke repeatedly about the costs of love. Of what did the man speak repeatedly?
(a) Love's attraction.
(b) Love's deception.
(c) Love's risks.
(d) Love's benefits.
14. Why were nuns advised to fiercely avoid love?
(a) They loved money too much.
(b) It would stir up God's wrath.
(c) They were doomed to never find true love.
(d) They were not worthy of love.
15. When the author wrote about how to behave when one fell in love with a peasant, what is it believed that he was suggesting?
(a) Carnal passion.
(c) Counterfeit love.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the man of the clergy admit about love with a woman?
2. The author encouraged Walter to find a woman who would love him regardless of what?
3. What did the author write that all involved in courtly love should avoid?
4. Though God did not ban a man of the clergy from courtly love, what did God ban him from?
5. What did the author say of the love of prostitutes?
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