Dante's Inferno

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  • 1. 
    On what Christian holy day does the Inferno begin?
    • A. 

      Christmas

    • B. 

      Good Friday

    • C. 

      Sunday

    • D. 

      Saturday

  • 2. 
    How old is Dante and When does he begin his Journey?
    • A. 

      18

    • B. 

      28

    • C. 

      29

    • D. 

      35

  • 3. 
    What human quality does Virgil Represent
    • A. 

      Human reason

    • B. 

      Human figure

    • C. 

      Human treason

    • D. 

      Human faults

  • 4. 
    Which group of sinners is submerged in the river Styx
    • A. 

      Souls of Geryon

    • B. 

      Souls of Sullen

    • C. 

      Souls of Stolen

    • D. 

      Souls of Suicide

  • 5. 
    What is a centaur cross between?
    • A. 

      Man and Snake

    • B. 

      Man and Horse

    • C. 

      Man and Tiger

    • D. 

      Man and Beast

  • 6. 
    Which beasts block Dante from the sunlit hill (mound of Joy) in Canto I?
    • A. 

      The Leopard of Malice, Lion of Violence, She-wolf of Incontinence.

    • B. 

      The Leopard of Violence, Lion of Malice, She-Wolf of Incontinence.

  • 7. 
    From what city is Dante exile?
    • A. 

      Tuscany

    • B. 

      Florence

    • C. 

      Sicily

    • D. 

      Rome

  • 8. 
    Which pope is Dante's enemy?
    • A. 

      Pope Popeye

    • B. 

      Pope Verettini

    • C. 

      Pope Bonaface

    • D. 

      Pope Mozart

  • 9. 
    How many ciricles constiture Dantes Hell?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      7

  • 10. 
    What italian city did dante believe to be more important than all others?
    • A. 

      Sicily

    • B. 

      Milan

    • C. 

      Rome

    • D. 

      Florence

  • 11. 
    What was found above the gates of Hell?
    • A. 

      Have hope and stuff

    • B. 

      Abandon all hope ye who enter here

    • C. 

      The contrapasso is where is at

    • D. 

      The are to many sullen political parties

  • 12. 
    Who opens the gates of Dis?
    • A. 

      Mohammed

    • B. 

      Christ

    • C. 

      Mosses

    • D. 

      Adam

  • 13. 
    What does geryon represnt?
    • A. 

      Snakes

    • B. 

      Sinks

    • C. 

      The Malebolge or Evil Pouches And across great abyss.

    • D. 

      Violence

  • 14. 
    Which river must souls cross before they enter Hell?
    • A. 

      Vicheon

    • B. 

      Acheron

    • C. 

      Beraghon

    • D. 

      Dygonel

  • 15. 
    How many pouches is the Eight CIrcle of hell divided?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      43

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      10

  • 16. 
    Where in Hell does Virgil reside?
    • A. 

      Bimbo

    • B. 

      Limbo

    • C. 

      Jimbo

    • D. 

      Gombo

  • 17. 
    In what circle would the spenders and hoarders be found?
    • A. 

      7th Circle

    • B. 

      2th Circle

    • C. 

      9th Circle

    • D. 

      4th Circle

  • 18. 
    In what form of verse does Dante write the Inferno?
    • A. 

      Terza Rima

    • B. 

      Rima Terze

    • C. 

      Poetic Idiom

    • D. 

      Shakesyn