The Canterbury Tales By Geoffrey Chaucer! Trivia Quiz

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The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer is a collection of a lot of stories that the pilgrims tell each other with the aim of winning a medal at the Tabard Inn. Have you had time to read the said stories? Take up the quiz below and get to see just how many of the stories you remember. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The opening of the Canterbury Tales, the focus on spring, is highly original.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    This word more than any other characterizes the Prioress in the General Prologue.
    • A. 

      Amorous

    • B. 

      Ambiguous

    • C. 

      Flawless

    • D. 

      Pious

  • 3. 
    What is the occasion that brings the Canterbury pilgrims together?
    • A. 

      Pilgrimage

    • B. 

      Festival

    • C. 

      Ceremony

    • D. 

      Easter

  • 4. 
    What does the Prioress' broach say?
    • A. 

      Amor Vincit Omnia

    • B. 

      Carpe Diem

    • C. 

      Nosce Te Ipsum

    • D. 

      Semper Ubi Sub Ubi

  • 5. 
    When did Chaucer die?
    • A. 

      1471

    • B. 

      1400

    • C. 

      1450

    • D. 

      1380s

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