The Decameron Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 9 - 10.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is the next rival for the favor of Alatiel?
(a) the emperor of Constantinople.
(b) a soldier in the prince's honor guard.
(c) a duke who is a cousin to the prince.
(d) a prince who is a cousin of the duke.

2. What does Monna Giovanna determine to do?
(a) take her son back to the city.
(b) ask Frederico for his falcon.
(c) ask Frederico to marry her.
(d) invite Frederico to dinner.

3. Who takes the place of the prince and seeks revenge on the duke?
(a) the prince's father.
(b) the prince's sister.
(c) the prince's son.
(d) the prince's brother.

4. Why does Ghismunda not marry at a time when other girls her age have taken husbands?
(a) She never accepts the men her father brings home.
(b) She is caring for her father, Tancredi, in his old age.
(c) She is homely and the men do not consider her.
(d) Her father refuses to look for a husband for her.

5. What is the name of the Brother from the monastery of St. Anthony that is the same as the name of a vegetable?
(a) Brother Carrot.
(b) Brother Endive.
(c) Brother Onion.
(d) Brother Kale.

Short Answer Questions

1. On the road, how do Rabatta and Bondone dress?

2. What do the nuns do because they think Masetto is deaf?

3. What does a monk see that ignites his temptation?

4. After Ghismunda chooses Guiscardo as her lover, what complicates their relationship?

5. What does the abbess intend to do when she confronts the wayward nun?

(see the answer key)

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