The Decameron Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7 - 8.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does Monna Lisetta meet Brother Alberto?
(a) see meets him in the market.
(b) she comes to Brother Alberto to confess her sins.
(c) she hears him preach in church.
(d) she is introduced by her sister.

2. What does Bondone say people would think after looking at Rabatta?
(a) he has shifty eyes like a criminal.
(b) he is too simple to know his alphabet.
(c) he looks more like a chimney sweep.
(d) he is so ugly he has to slip up on water to get a drink.

3. How can Berto so easily convince people that he has taken on the vows of poverty and chastity?
(a) because no one in Vanice knows him.
(b) because he genuinely wants to change.
(c) because he never speaks.
(d) because he is such an accomplished liar.

4. What do the villagers know of the Brother from St. Anthony's who comes once a year?
(a) nothing except his words.
(b) his reputation as a great story teller.
(c) his life story since he was born in their village.
(d) what they have heard from travelers.

5. How does Ser Ciappelletto get a priest to absolve him?
(a) he lies about everything in his past life.
(b) he confesses under an assumed name.
(c) he makes a large donation to the church.
(d) he becomes seriously penitent for his past sins.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Messer Lizio di Valbona tell his wife Caterina's hand was wrapped around when he found them?

2. What results from Ser Ciappelletto's confession?

3. With whom does Tingoccio have an affair?

4. How does Monna Lisetta respond to the idea that the Angel Gabriel wants her?

5. What is Bondone's profession?

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