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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did the author explain the concept of teaching the theory of love to a social class likened to horses and mules?
(a) It would stir natural desires because all humans were made to love.
(b) It would be unnatural to them and they would never grasp the idea.
(c) It would be unnatural to them, but they would find it useful.
(d) It would stir natural desires in them only if they made a conscious effort.
2. Why did the author say that these women who are hard to love cannot love a single man?
(a) They love only to satisfy lust.
(b) They seek only wealth and status.
(c) Their hearts are too full of greed.
(d) They cannot love in a real way.
3. What did the nobleman wonder about loving two women at the same time?
(a) If it would tarnish his nobility.
(b) If it could be done in the courtly fashion.
(c) If God would approve.
(d) If it doomed the chance to have a future with either woman.
4. When the man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what did the man insist was a great good?
(a) Love between a man and a woman.
(b) The respect of peers.
(c) Love of someone from a lower class.
5. A member of the most noble class was called what?
Short Answer Questions
1. The author encouraged Walter to find a woman who would love him regardless of what?
2. What did the author write that all involved in courtly love should avoid?
3. In what way did the author explain that a certain class was akin to horses and mules?
4. What was the general focus of Book One?
5. What did the author advise a woman to do when she has loved a man who was unworthy of her?
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