The Canterbury Tales Overview Quiz

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  • Question 1

    What is January, the Italian knight in "The Merchant's Tale," eager to do?

  • Question 2

    How many husband's does the Wife of Bath say she's had?

  • Question 3

    The Wife of Bath claims that more than anything, women seek:

  • Question 4

    What objects does Scornful SImkin, in "The Reeve's Tale," always have with him

  • Question 5

    What special animal appears in the Squire’s Tale?

  • Question 6

    Which pilgrim carries a Latin-inscribed brooch that reads, “Love Conquers All”?

  • Question 7

    Which character is branded by a hot poker?

  • Question 8

    What animal come to listen to the Chanticleer's songs?

  • Question 9

    What is the purpose of the pilgrims’ journey?

  • Question 10

    In "The Miller's Tale," with what is the character Absalom obsessed?

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