archbishop of canterbury; henry II
Who is Thomas Beckett? Who does he have a feud with?
Edward I established the first _____, and forced ____ to submit to his rule.
henry V; britain won against a far superior france army
What English king fought in the Battle of Agincourt? Why was it important?
York had the ____ rose, while Lancaster had the ____ rose as their symbol.
edward iv wins for the yorks, and henry vii ends the war by establishing the tudor dynasty uniting both sides
How did the War of the Roses end?
killed his brother edward v, locked ed's children in a tower, was manipulative
Why is Richard III considered to be evil? (3)
What is considered the be the most important invention of the last millenium?
________ ________ invented the movable printing press.
beheading contest, temptation, exchange game
What are the three plots of SGGK?
In SGGK, the behavior at court and in the temptation scenes reflects the ______ ____ tradition.
The poem is a ____, intended to make fun.
A ______ is a symbol of truth that Gawain wears in his emblem
alliterative lines with two halves; bob and wheel with ababa rhyme at the end
What is the SGGK verse like?
The story begins and ends with mentioning ____.
In the story, King Arthur acts like a _____.
At the court, the Green Knight ____ King Arthur and his court.
new years; rebirth
The story begins on ___ ____, which signifies?
______ is Arthur's nephew.
beheading game; you cut his head off now, in a year he cuts off yours
What game does the Green Knight want to play?
When does Gawain leave Camelot to find the Green Knight?
virgin mary; purity
What is pictures on the inside of Gawain's shield? What does it symbolize?
exchange game; bercilak gives him whatever he hunted, and gawain gives him whatever he got in the castle
When Gawain first goes to the castle, what game does Bercilak want to play? Describe it
deer, boar, fox; 1 kiss, 2 kisses, 3 kisses
Sir Bercilak hunts and gives to Gawain a ____, ____, and ___. Gawain gives Bercilak _____, _____, and ______.
Where does Gawain have to go to meet the Green Knight?
gawain flinches, ax doesnt hit, ax leaves small cut
what happens during the first blow of the ax? second? third?
gold, red, green
The three colors represented in SGGK are ____, ____, and _____.
SGGK can be considered a ______ ______. (type of story)
The lady of the castle tests Gawain's ____, a knightly virtue.
Queen Guinivere sits on a ____.
_______ is Gawain's valiant steed.