The Decameron Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does Ricciardo avoid being killed for his transgression?
(a) he jumps naked from the balcony and runs away.
(b) he agrees to pay a bag of gold.
(c) he agrees to marry Caterina.
(d) he pretends that he has lost him memory.

2. Why is Masetto interested in the gardening job?
(a) because he has been out of work for a long time.
(b) because he is too ugly to work anywhere else.
(c) for the freedoms it allows.
(d) because he is so religious.

3. Who is Alatiel's next lover after Constanzo?
(a) a merchant.
(b) a king.
(c) a baron.
(d) a general.

4. Why does Saladin go to Melchisedech?
(a) he has a map of great treasure.
(b) he is a high priest.
(c) he is a wise fortune teller.
(d) he is a Jewish money lender.

5. Why does Constanzo leave the battle and return to the duke's house?
(a) he changes his mind about fighting.
(b) he has fallen in love with Alatiel.
(c) he comes to protect the women and children.
(d) he becomes deathly ill.

Short Answer Questions

1. Eventually, who does Ghismunda marry as arranged by her father?

2. How does Tancredi discover his daughter's affair with Guiscardo?

3. Where does Alibech set out on her quest?

4. What do the nuns begin to do with Masetto?

5. What does Nuto suggest Masetto do to get the job?

(see the answer key)

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