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Unit Quiz

The Canterbury Tales: ‘General Prologue’

This quiz will help you to assess your learning of key concepts and knowledge in this unit.

Q1.What is a frame narrative?

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Q2.Which Estate does the Knight belong to?

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Q3.What is 'satire'?

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Q4.What is 'irony'?

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Q5.Which Estate were the clergy (members of the Church, such as Friars and Prioresses)?

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Q6.Which languages did Chaucer speak?

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Q7.Why is Chaucer still important today?

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Q8.What is a pilgrimage?

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Q9.What is the Knight's role?

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Q10.What is chivalry?

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Q11.What were the two options for most women in the Middle Ages?

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