The Art of Courtly Love Test | Final Test - Easy

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The Art of Courtly Love Test | Final Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happens when love starts to decline?
(a) Feelings of jealousy increase.
(b) It dies a slow death.
(c) Blasphemy against God increases.
(d) It can end quickly.

2. When the man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what concerns about the nature of love did the woman express?
(a) Worries about men being unfaithful.
(b) Worries about love not being returned.
(c) Fears about the costs and torment of love.
(d) Fears of loving and losing.

3. According to the rules of love, what one characteristic alone can make any man worthy of love?
(a) Devotion to God.
(b) Confidence.
(c) Good character.
(d) Kindness.

4. Though God did not ban a man of the clergy from courtly love, what did God ban him from?
(a) Flattery.
(b) Marrying someone too young.
(c) The flesh.
(d) Marrying someone who was not a believer.

5. Under what condition may a man indulge in the "solace of the flesh" and still retain love?
(a) As long as they have made a commitment to eachother, such as engagement.
(b) As long as it is not wearisome to the woman.
(c) As long as they are married.
(d) As long as both have professed love to the other.

6. What did the author refer to as "the nurse of love"?
(a) Anger.
(b) Distance.
(c) Desire.
(d) Jealousy.

7. What did the author explain as a negative effect of marriage?
(a) It puts an end to courtly love.
(b) It makes communication stop.
(c) It prevents people from loving each other.
(d) It causes people to become resentful.

8. How would a member of the most noble class have known which dialogue in the book to consult for advice on love?
(a) According to the rank of his parents.
(b) According to his own social ranking.
(c) According to the social rank of the woman in which he was interested.
(d) According to the amount of wealth he had.

9. When the man of higher nobility spoke to the woman of higher nobility, of what did he argue that her resistance was an indicator?
(a) Her derangement.
(b) Her true feelings.
(c) Her fears of love.
(d) Her immaturity.

10. What was a member of the most noble class bound to renounce?
(a) God.
(b) Delights of the earth.
(c) Love.
(d) Status and wealth.

11. What did the author think greedy women should do?
(a) Join a brothel.
(b) Repent.
(c) Seek the love of a poor man.
(d) Find a man equally as greedy to love.

12. What might indicate that love has returned?
(a) The lovers find that they dream of eachother.
(b) The man cannot stop thinking of the woman.
(c) The woman stops avoiding the man and pays attention to her appearance.
(d) The woman finds herself feeling jealous.

13. How did the noblewoman imagine the two women might feel about being loved at the same time by a man?
(a) They might be jealous and hurt.
(b) They might excuse it.
(c) They might be infuriated.
(d) They might feel betrayed.

14. For the group advised to fiercely avoid love, what was one who sought their love considered to be?
(a) A sinner.
(b) A harlot.
(c) A hypocrite.
(d) A beast.

15. What was the general focus of Book One?
(a) The perils of love between social classes.
(b) Avoiding the wrong kinds of love.
(c) Convincing others to return love.
(d) Acquiring love.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the two lovers, if any, did the higher noblewoman think a man should give up?

2. In the conversation between the higher nobleman and the higher noblewoman, while she remained deeply skeptical and expressed a lack of interest, what did the man do?

3. In the author's reviews of decisions in love cases, what was the difference between the two men in the third case?

4. When the author wrote about how to behave when one fell in love with a peasant, what is it believed that he was suggesting?

5. When the man of higher nobility spoke to a woman of higher nobility, what did the woman look for a chance to do?

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