Quiz For My Last Duchess

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My Last Duchess Quizzes & Trivia

This is the quiz for My Last Duchess. 6th Period


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  • 1. 
    What is the word mantle as used in the poem?"“Her mantle laps over my lady’s wrist too much.”
    • A. 

      A shelf or counter

    • B. 

      A bracelet

    • C. 

      A cloak

    • D. 

      An exotic fruit

  • 2. 
    Where does this poem take place?
    • A. 

      Carentan, France

    • B. 

      Ferrara, Italy

    • C. 

      Amberg, Germany

    • D. 

      Cardiff, England

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      She was too easily distracted by things and, therefore, did not pay enough attention to the Duke.

    • B. 

      She suffered from Amblyopia causing her eyes to look in different directions of each other and cause the Duke to see her as unattractive.

    • C. 

      She was tempted by other men and very unfaithful to the Duke.

    • D. 

      She was overly cautious and her eyes were constantly scanning for danger.

  • 4. 
    What is the structure of this poem?
    • A. 

      Rhymed Iambic Pentameter

    • B. 

      Free-verse

    • C. 

      Un-rhymed Iambic tetrameter

    • D. 

      Rhymed Iambic tetrameter

    • E. 

      Un-rhymed iambic pentameter

  • 5. 
    How would the tone of this poem best be described?
    • A. 

      Mischievous

    • B. 

      Ironic

    • C. 

      Unsettling

    • D. 

      Pompous

    • E. 

      Threatening