Canterbury Tales Example Test Questions
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
The questions below refer to the selection The Prologue from The Canterbury Tales.
1. In T
The Canterbury Tales (WITH ANSWERS)
Analyzing the Prologue
1. When, where, and for what purpose do the pilgrims gather?
ANSWER: In the spring time, at the Tabard Inn in London, to go on a religious
pilgrimage to Canterbury
2. What plan
Middle Ages Test
Matching. Not all are used.
a. Thomas Beckett
d. Courtly Love
b. Black Death
ad. Magna Carta
ab. Edward the Confessor
ae. Norman Conquest
1. ( )This wiped out one-third of the population of
The Middle Ages
Honors/Senior British Literature
Part I. History/ Feudalism
1. During the Dark Ages, who kept knowledge alive?
Monks in monasteries
2. Who was the most learned scholar(s) of this time period?
The Venerable Bede
3. The most impo
Topic: The Canterbury Tales
Assignment: Analysis: The Pardoners Prologue and Tale
RP.A.1; RP.B.2; RP.C.3
Significant Literary Aspect: Situational and verbal irony
Define each type of irony before reading the prologue and tale.-> Page 1196