Which of the following was not introduced in England during the Middle Ages? Feudalism / Chivalry / Pilgrimages / Protestant Reformation.
Pilgrimages to the cathedral of Canterbury.
Which tradition did King Henry II begin after the death of Thomas á Becket?
It became the basis for representative government in England.
What was the most important consequence of the Magna Carta?
A marked improvement in the science of medicine.
What is not attributable to the Black Death?
To gain possession of the French monarchy.
Why did the rulers of England begin the Hundred Years War with France?
Henry Tudor becomes Henry VII, the new king of England.
As a result of the War of the Roses,
Sitting in an inn.
What is the narrator doing at the beginning of The Canterbury Tales?
St. Thomas à Becket.
In the spring, the pilgrims travel to visit the shrine of
Having fun and adventure.
What appears to be the focus of the Squire's attention?
the code of chivalry.
The Squire's interests contrasts sharply with the Knight's devotion to
She cries when she sees an animal suffering.
How do we know that the Prioress, Madame Eglantyne, likes animals?
Study the Bible.
What does the monk NOT do?
What does the Wife of Bath make?
selling fake relics.
The Pardoner makes his money by
a free dinner.
The pilgrims agree to tell stories on their journey, and the person who tells the best story will win
She is a worldly woman with gapped teeth.
In the Prologue to The Canterbury Tales, how is the Wife of Bath characterized?
He attacks a young woman.
What offense does one of King Arthur's knights commit?
What punishment does King Arthur initially order for the knight's crime?
How much time does the knight have to answer the queen's question?
To become the knight's wife.
What does the old woman want from the knight in exchange for her life-saving answer to the queen's question?
She believes that poor people are virtuous.
What is the old woman's opinion about poverty and character?
He reluctantly agrees to keep his part of the deal.
How does the knight feel about keeping his part of the deal with the old woman?
Women should be treated equally by men.
What do you think is the principal moral of The Wife of Bath´s Tale?