Dante Quiz 3 Canti 7-11

Dante Quiz 3 Canti 7-11 - False Correct Answer: False...

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Name: Reading Quiz on Inferno 7-11 Status : Completed Score: 70 out of 100 points Time Elapsed: 0 hours, 7 minutes, and 30 seconds out of 1 hours and 0 minutes allowed. Instructions: Take this RQ by Oct 13, 10:30 am. Question 1 10 of 10 points 1. In Inferno 7 we meet the gluttonous. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Feedback: The gluttonous are in canto 6. Question 2 10 of 10 points 2. Inferno 7 begins with a strange infernal language. Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True Feedback: We don't know exactly what Plutus's words mean. Question 3 0 of 10 points 3. The sinners in canto 7 move around in perfectly defined circles. Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: False Question 4 10 of 10 points 4. Most of the sinners among the spenders and hoarders in Inferno 7 were bankers and financial managers during their lives. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Feedback: They were ecclesiastics, i.e., members of the Church. Question 5 10 of 10 points 5. In Inferno 8, Charon ferrries Dante across the Acheron. Selected Answer:
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Unformatted text preview: False Correct Answer: False Feedback: In Inferno 3 Charon ferries Dante over the Acheron. In 8, Phlegyas ferries D and V over the Styx. Question 6 10 of 10 points 6. Phlegyas in Inf. 8 is a happy camper. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Feedback: Phlegyas is the embodiment of wrath. Question 7 0 of 10 points 7. At the end of 8 and beginning of 9, Vergil is afraid that Dante might be killed. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: True Question 8 10 of 10 points 8. In Inferno 9, the poet makes a direct address to the reader(s). Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True Feedback: At lines 54 ff in the translation. Question 9 0 of 10 points 9. The heretics are punished with wind and rain. Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: False Question 10 10 of 10 points 10. Farinata in Inferno 10 recognizes Dante as a Tuscan by his manner of dress. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Feedback: He recognizes his voice and Tuscan accent (Inf 10.23)....
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