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. What causes Brother Onion's servant to leave his post?
(a) a game of dice.
(b) the smell of cooking meat.
(c) a pretty maid.
(d) a parade in the street.

2. What happens when the two friends tell Brother Onion what they had done?
(a) they all have a good laugh.
(b) Brother Onion kicks both of them.
(c) Brother Onion gives them absolution.
(d) they agree that everything worked out well.

3. What happens to Marato on board a ship?
(a) he is hung.
(b) he is talked into selling Alatiel.
(c) he is thrown overboard.
(d) he is shot.

4. Where does the first holy man send Alibech?
(a) to a holy man who is paralyzed from the waist down.
(b) to a married holy man who will look on Alibech as a daughter.
(c) to a holy man who is supposedly more learned than the first.
(d) to a blind holy man who will not be tempted by her beauty.

5. After Ghismunda chooses Guiscardo as her lover, what complicates their relationship?
(a) they have nowhere to meet.
(b) Ghismunda becomes pregnant.
(c) they must meet in secret.
(d) Guiscardo's father is Tancredi's mortal enemy.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Alatiel's next lover after Constanzo?

2. What does Pietro end up with that is worth more than the money he lost?

3. When does Peronella's lover come to visit her?

4. What does Peronella do shortly after her marriage?

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

(see the answer key)

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