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The Canterbury Tales: The Second Nun's Tale

The Canterbury Tales: The Second Nun's Tale

  

by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: The Second Nun's Tale: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Canterbury Tales: The Second Nun's Tale? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The Second Nun asks whom for help in writing the story?


God
Cecilia
Third nun
Almachius
Virgin Mary
Q. Through example and direct instruction, Cecilia is a good


Friend
Mother
Nun
Teacher
Explorer
Q. The bulk of Cecilia's work is like taming a


Lion
Tiger
Bear
Elephant
Monkey
Q. What provides strength and holiness?


Food
Water
Exercise
Wine
Chastity
Q. In her last 3 days on earth, Cecilia


Runs/hides
Preaches/teaches
Eats/drinks
Lives/Is merry
Finally has sex
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