Why are the pilgrims going to Canterbury?
To worship the relics of Saint Thomas Becket
What does the Squire wear?
Cloth embroidered with flowers
Who marries Emelye in the Knight's Tale?
According to the Wife of Bath, what do women most desire?
Sovereignty over their husbands
What does Chanticleer dream?
That he will be taken away by an orange, houndlike creature
Who are the three men searching for in the Pardoner's Tale?
Who is branded by a red-hot poker in the Miller's Tale?
Which of the following tales is a fabliau?
The Miller's Tale
Which pilgrim has a forked beard?
What is the moral of the Nun's Priest's Tale?
Never trust a flatterer.
What is the Wife of Bath's Prologue about?
Her life with her five different husbands
When does The Canterbury Tales take place?
In the late fourteenth century
For which social classes did Chaucer write?
All levels of society
What was Chaucer's profession?
How many Canterbury Tales are there?
What is a romance?
A story of knights, ladies, quests, and love
Which tale qualifies as part of a medieval sermon?
The Pardoner's Tale
Which pilgrims are most richly attired?
Wife of Bath, Squire, Monk, Physician, Franklin
Which tales take place in the Orient?
The Man of Law's Tale and the Squire's Tale
Which pilgrim carries a brooch inscribed with Latin words meaning "Love Conquers All"?
At what time of year does the pilgrimage take place?
In the height of spring
Which characters are connected to the Church?
The Prioress, the Monk, the Friar, the Summoner, and the Pardoner
Which tale is about a talking falcon?
The Squire's Tale
Which tales are about the patient suffering of women?
The Man of Law's Tale, the Clerk's Tale, and the Physician's Tale
Why does the Pardoner upset the Host?
The Pardoner tries to sell indulgences to the pilgrims, after he has already told them that he cheats people.