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The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale

The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale


by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale: To the Days of Courtly Women and Chivalrous Men Quiz

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Q. How does Arcite get out of jail?

His father pulls strings
The jails are ordered emptied by the Supreme Court
He and Theseus have a mutual friend
He never gets out of jail
Q. Arcite is forced to leave

New York
Q. How does Palamon get out of prison?

Big prisoner exchange with the Romans
Paid off a guard
All of the guards deserted for a better gig in a neighboring castle
Q. How do the knights determine who gets Emily?

A thumb wrestle
An IQ test
A joust
A horse race
Q. The story ends with

A bunch of funerals
A man blinding himself
A big, happy wedding
Four weddings and one funeral