This 40-question test on "The General Prologue" to Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales covers brief historical context, themes, and the introduction of pilgrims.
The test includes two sections: Historical Context and Plot (25 multiple choice questions) and Pilgrim Identification based on a quote (15 matching questions). Compatible with both paper and scantron form testing.
ANSWER KEY INCLUDED!
Please note: The text that was referenced in relation to quotation identification is from the Nevill Coghill translation, published by Penguin Books.
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