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 tragedy befalls Alatiel?
(a) she is betrothed to an ugly old king.
(b) she is sold by her brothers for a great price.
(c) she is captured by pirates on the high seas.
(d) she is shipwrecked off the island of Majorca.

2. Who does Alibech eventually meet?
(a) a monk named Rustico.
(b) a thief named Rustico.
(c) a priest named Quantico.
(d) a friar named Alfonzo.

3. Who determines to discover the real identity of Monna Lisetta's angel?
(a) the abbot of the monastery.
(b) her brothers.
(c) the next door neighbors.
(d) her in-laws.

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

5. What happens to Pietro when he stays the night at the woman's house?
(a) he ends up naked on the street and locked out of the house.
(b) he is arrested by the Naples police for soliciting.
(c) he is tied up, robbed, and dumped into a canal.
(d) he becomes ill from poison in his food.

Short Answer Questions

1. What horrible thing does Tancredi do to his daughter?

2. What results after Monna Lisetta believes Alberto's story and agrees to comply?

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

4. How does a prostitute deceive Pietro?

5. What happens when Ricciardo learns of Caterina's love for him?

(see the answer key)

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