The Canterbury Tales The Friar's Tale Quiz

The Friar's Tale is that of a corrupt summoner who does business with a demon. Be sure you understand the moral of the story and more by taking the quiz over this tale in Geoffrey Chaucer's classic work The Canterbury Tales from eNotes.

  1. The baliff is not actually a baliff. What is he?

  2. What becomes of the Summoner?

  3. To what do the Summoner and the yeoman pledge?

  4. What power does the baliff posses?

  5. What did a wrongdoer have to do to be let off the hook by the Summoner?