What Do You Know About Count Roland

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What Do You Know About Count Roland

Count Roland of Paris was Count Odo’s first-in-command, and served as the captain of the guard. Take a quiz and learn about the Count


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Count Roland was an unstoppable champion of the Frankish people. Roland is from?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Portugal

    • D. 

      France

  • 2. 
    He reports to Count Odo during his time, he died in the city of?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Greece

    • C. 

      Roncesvalles

    • D. 

      (d) Berlin

  • 3. 
    The song of Roland contains two horn scenes, he was buried in?
    • A. 

      Romania

    • B. 

      Sparta

    • C. 

      Andalusia

    • D. 

      Basilica of Saint-Romain

  • 4. 
    Count Roland was a Frankish military leader under commander?
    • A. 

      Cicero

    • B. 

      Patanjali

    • C. 

      Shelly

    • D. 

      Charlemagne

  • 5. 
    He later became one of the principal figures in the literary cycle known as the?
    • A. 

      Germary today

    • B. 

      Frankish army

    • C. 

      Matter of France

    • D. 

      Time

  • 6. 
    Count Roland was a military governor of the Breton March, responsible for defending?
    • A. 

      Allamo Dome

    • B. 

      Francia’s frontier

    • C. 

      Greece

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 7. 
    His only historical attestation is in Einhard’s Vita Karoli Magni. He died in the year?
    • A. 

      700AD

    • B. 

      770AD

    • C. 

      370AD

    • D. 

      778AD

  • 8. 
    Count Roland was part of the Frankish rearguard killed by rebellious Basques in?
    • A. 

      Georgia

    • B. 

      Iberia

    • C. 

      Tenerife

    • D. 

      Tiguana

  • 9. 
    Stories of Count Roland death at Roncevaux Pass was embellished in later?
    • A. 

      Medieval

    • B. 

      Beethoven novel

    • C. 

      Renaissance literature

    • D. 

      A and C only

  • 10. 
    Count Roland was a central figure in the legendary material surrounding him, collectively known as?
    • A. 

      Matter of France

    • B. 

      Tiguana times

    • C. 

      Odes of Count

    • D. 

      None of the above