The Decameron Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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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 friendship does Monna Giovanna's son strike up in the country?
(a) with Falco.
(b) with Giovanni.
(c) with Frederico.
(d) with Fernando.

2. What does Caterina say she wants to hear at night?
(a) the troubadors.
(b) the breeze in the trees.
(c) the crickets.
(d) the nightingale.

3. Where does the monk take a woman?
(a) to an inn.
(b) to a garden.
(c) to his cell.
(d) to her bedroom.

4. How does Isabetta learn of Lorenzo's fate?
(a) she accidentally finds his shallow grave.
(b) an angel tells her in a dream.
(c) he comes to her in a dream.
(d) a witness to his murder comes to tell her.

5. Why has Peronella's husband come home in the middle of the day?
(a) to spend more time with his wife.
(b) to sell the barrel that takes up room in their house.
(c) to look for some tools he forgot that morning.
(d) to get something to eat.

Short Answer Questions

1. What are the three holy laws Saladin challenges Melchisedech to name as the one with the most truths?

2. Where does Alibech set out on her quest?

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

4. What does Peronella's lover do while she supervises her husband?

5. Who takes Alatiel from the sailor after the murder of the other sailor?

(see the answer key)

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