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Dante Alighieri Quiz

How well do you know Dante Alighieri?
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Last updated: January 5, 2021
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In which city was Dante born?
Florence
Name the century he was born in
13th century
Which is his most famous work?
Divine Comedy
What kind of text is it?
Narrative poem
This work is written in stanzas of three verses.
What is this called?
Tercet
In it Dante visits three places, name them
Inferno (Hell)
Purgatorio (Purgatory)
Paradiso (Heaven)
How many "circles" does the first place have?
9
Which Roman Poet served as his guide?
Virgil
Name any other work of his
La Vita Nuova, De Monarchia, etc.
His most famous work is considered the most important
work of the ______ ____
Middle Ages
Which Pope ruled throughout most of Dante's life?
He exiled Dante from his hometown
Boniface VIII
With his three mouths Satan chews on three people,
name any one
Judas Iscariot | Brutus | Cassius
Which Italian coin depicts Dante Alighieri?
2 Euro
Which Rennaisance artist first painted him
the way, we now imagine he looked?
Sandro Botticelli
Which part of his fictive attire did he most likely never wear?
Laurel wreath
In which city did he die?
Ravenna
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