English Unit 2: The Middle Ages 1066-1485

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What was the effect of the Norman invasion of 1066 on the English culture?
It brought elements of French culture and language.
The Magna Carta was signed to:
Limit the powers of the monarchy.
Which of the following values does NOT belong to the medieval code of chivalry?
Independence.
In "The Prologue" of The Canterbury Tales, what does the stained attire of the knight suggest about his personality?
He is modest and honorable.
In "The Prologue" of The Canterbury Tales, what flaws are attributed to the Church based on the description of the nun and Monk?
Disregard of the needy.
In "The Prologue" of The Canterbury Tales, what tone is used in the description of the Oxford Cleric?
Approving.
In "The Prologue" of The Canterbury Tales, what tone is used in the description of the relationship between the Doctor and his apothecary?
Ironical.
In "The Prologue" of The Canterbury Tales, what does the description of the Franklin's table tell about his personality?
He likes abundance and comfort.