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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Troilus say that he would never do without Criseyde's consent?
2. What does Troilus spend his nights doing after the dinner with Criseyde?
3. What does Criseyde offer to send to Troilus when she hears the false rumor that Pandarus has made up?
4. Who is the first to oppose the trade proposed by Calkas?
5. Who does Pandarus falsely accuse of being in love with Criseyde?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is Pandarus able to convince Troilus to speak with Criseyde before the trade takes place?
2. What happens when Troilus and Criseyde meet before the trade takes place?
3. Why does Hector oppose the trade of Criseyde for Antenor?
4. How does Criseyde feel about her father, and why?
5. What does Criseyde promise Troilus while they are at the dinner party?
6. Why does Pandarus begin to feel shameful about his actions?
7. Why does Troilus curse the sun?
8. What excuse does Troilus give for believing the rumors about Criseyde's unfaithfulness?
9. What does Pandarus secretly help Troilus and Criseyde do after their first night together?
10. How does Troilus calm Pandarus when the latter begins to feel ashamed?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sacrifice was a theme that was very prevalent in this book. Who were the characters most affected by that theme, and how did they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 2
Power and Greed were two common themes in this book. Where did they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations?
Essay Topic 3
Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of those instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?
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