History Of Romance Week 10

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History Of Romance Week 10 - Quiz

Please select the best answer of the options presented to you. You will be given credit for completing the quiz, but it will not be graded.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does "de la Mancha" mean in "Don Quixote de la Mancha"?
  • 2. 
    What does the phrase "tilting at windmills" mean?
  • 3. 
    To what extend did chapbooks represent a popular culture?
  • 4. 
    Miguel de Cervantes wrote in:
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Latin

    • C. 

      Italian

    • D. 

      Spanish

  • 5. 
    Cervantes was writing in what era:
    • A. 

      The late 16th and early 17th century

    • B. 

      The end of the 17th century

    • C. 

      The middle ages

    • D. 

      The Elizabethan period

  • 6. 
    Besides Don Quixote, what else did Cervantes write?
    • A. 

      Plays and romances

    • B. 

      Moral treatises against romances

    • C. 

      Novels

    • D. 

      Lyric poems

  • 7. 
    Choose all of the innovations within Don Quixote Lengthy prose narrative “Natural speech” Satire/parody Depiction of real manners and mannerisms “First novel” (?) Picaresque narrative
    • A. 

      Lengthy prose narrative

    • B. 

      The use of natural speech

    • C. 

      Parody of a pre-existing literary genre

    • D. 

      The description of madness

    • E. 

      Picaresque plot

    • F. 

      Depiction of real manners and mannerisms in fiction

  • 8. 
    Don Quixote is written in two parts
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What does the word "chapbook" mean?
    • A. 

      A small book

    • B. 

      A large book

    • C. 

      An inexpensive book

    • D. 

      An expensive book

  • 10. 
    When did chapbooks begin to be produced?
    • A. 

      The 16th century

    • B. 

      The 15th century

    • C. 

      1474

    • D. 

      During William Caxton's tenure as Royal Printer

  • 11. 
    Why are chapbooks important for a history of romance?
    • A. 

      Because chapbooks replaced romances

    • B. 

      Because chapbooks criticized the immorality of romances

    • C. 

      Because many romances were printed in chapbooks in the 17th and 18th centuries

    • D. 

      They aren't

  • 12. 
    Overall, how would you rate the virtual classes of this week?
    • A. 

      Excellent; I want more virtual classes

    • B. 

      Good; I would be okay with more virtual classes

    • C. 

      Fair; I don't care if I have virtual classes again or not

    • D. 

      Poor; I disliked virtual classes

    • E. 

      Unacceptable; I never want to do this again

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