image of Grammatica (by Abbess Herrad)

Week 14: Hrotsvitha.

Background | Background Quiz | Starting Assumptions | Resources | Extras
Vocabulary | Etymology | Grammar | Perseus Dictionary | Perseus Tool

Reading Overview | Reading Quiz: English
| Reading Quiz: Latin
Discussion Questions | Latin Composition | Weekly Checklist


Background Quiz

You will take this quiz at the Blackboard course site. You may find it helpful to print this page out and choose your answers before logging on to Blackboard to take the quiz. You may take the quiz as many times as you like; your most recent score is what will be recorded in the gradebook. The quiz will be available until Tuesday midnight.


1. Abraham
2. Agapes, Chionia, Hirena
3. Callimachus
4. Diocletian
5. Dulcitius, Sisinnius
6. Gallicanus
7. Gandersheim
8. Hrotsvitha
9. Terence
10. Thais
A. Roman comic playwright
B. Emperor who persecuted Christians
C. prostitute in the play Paphnutius
D. 10th century German nun, writer
E. main female characters in the play Dulcitius
F. Diocletian's military officers
G. play about father who saves his daugher from prostitution
H. play set at the court of Constantine
I. play with similarities to Romeo & Juliet
J. Hrotsvitha's home


Modern Languages 4970 / MRS 4903: Medieval Latin. Spring 2003 Online Course at the University of Oklahoma. Visit http://www.ou.edu/online/ for more info.
Laura Gibbs, University of Oklahoma - Information Technology © 2003.  laura-gibbs@ou.edu. Last updated: December 29, 2002 7:12 PM