A Medieval Life

Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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In choosing Cecilia as a biographical subject, who did Bennett hope to represent?

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What does Bennett suggest that Cecilia had in common with noble women?

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What factor played a large part in determining a person's destiny in medieval Europe?

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What motif does Bennett develop into an argument about medieval social organization and the course of individual lives?

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What symbol represents the power that society has over the individual?