Statistics for Monastery Quiz

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 450 times
    (441 since last reset)
  • The average score is 5 of 21

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
Member of a religious order who has taken vows and might live in a monasteryMonk
98%
Monk who leads the choirCantor
60%
A brother member of a mendicant order such as the Franciscans or DominicansFriar
47%
A female version of the above, also known as a religious sisterNun
45%
Community of monks or nuns overseen by an abbot or abbessAbbey
39%
Covered walk or open arcade that encompasses a courtyardCloister
38%
Canonical hour taking place around sunset, also known as Evening PrayerVesper
29%
Canonical hour taking place around 2 A.M, also known as the vigilMatins
22%
Communal dining roomRefectory
22%
Area in which books and documents are copied and producedScriptorium
13%
This individual, born c.500 AD, is considered the most influential founding figure of Western Christian monasticism and is a patron saint of EuropeBenedict of Nursia
12%
Room or building with a communal fireplace, also known as a warming roomCalefactory
11%
Sleeping and residential quarters for most residentsDormitory
11%
A document produced by hand which features decorations such as initials and illustrationsIlluminated manuscript
11%
Monk who reads lessons during a church serviceLector
11%
Style of monasticism in which one lives as a hermitEremetic
9%
Room for bathingLavatorium
5%
Monk entrusted with the general provisioning of the communityCellarer
4%
Style of monasticism which emphasizes communal livingCenobitic
3%
Chapel in a monastery; the designated praying areaOratory
3%
Monk tasked to oversee the preparation of foodKitchener
2%

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