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Who is the knight in the Franklin's tale?
Arveragus
Who is the knight's wife in the Franklin's tale?
Dorigen
Who falls in love with the knight's wife in the Franklin's tale?
Aurelius
Which tale is about a knight, his wife, and an admirer? The admirer makes all of the rocks on the cost disappear so she will love him.
The Franklin's tale
What is the moral of the Franklin's tale?
Generosity and keeping your word
What is contained in the introduction of the General Prologue?
People are going on a pilgrimage to Canterbury, narrator joins and writes tales about travelers stories
What is contained in the middle of the General Prologue?
A description of all of the travelers
What is contained in the conclusion of the General Prologue?
The narrator apologizes for telling it like it was, inn keeper promised free meal to the best story-teller, knight goes first
What tale is about John, Alisoun his wife, his boarder Nicholas, and an admirer Absolon.
The Miller's tale
Who is the carpenter in the Miller's tale?
John
Who is the carpenter's wife in the Miller's tale?
Alisoun
Who rooms with the carpenter and his wife in the Miller's tale?
Nicholas
Who is the Parish clerk that fancies the carpenter's wife?
Absolon
Which tale is about a knight who rapes a young girl and then has to find what women want most in life to save his own head?
The Wife of Bath's tale
Who offers to save the knight's life?
The Queen
Who do the rioters want to find in the Pardoner's tale?
Death
What was 'death' when they found it in the Pardoner's tale?
Eight bushels of gold
Who went to get food, and what did he do to it in the Pardoner's tale?
The youngest went to get food and wine, and poisened two of the wine bottles
What did the other(s) do that stayed back in the Pardoner's tale?
Killed the youngest upon his return, keeping the money for themselves
What was the outcome of the Pardoner's tale?
The two survivors both drank out of the poisoned wine bottles and died, so nobody got the gold
Which tale is about a beautiful rooster, his hen-wife, and a fox that tricks him?
The Nun's Priest's tale
What is the name of the rooster in the Nun's Priest's tale?
Chanticleer
What is the name of the rooster's favorite hen-wife in the Nun's Priest's tale?
Pertelote
Who abducts the rooster in the Nun's Priest's tale?
The fox
What is the moral of the Nun's Priest's tale?
Never to trust a flatterer
How does the fox trick the rooster in the Nun's Priest's tale?
The fox asks to hear his beautiful voice, and when Chanticleer sings, he bites his neck and runs off