Dante's Inferno Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the contrapasso for the sin of the suicides being trees in Dante's Inferno?

Question 2 2. In Dante's Inferno, what reoccurring image represents the presence of God?

Question 3 3. What type of irony is used when the alchemist refers to himself as a 'skillful ape' in Inferno?

Question 4 4. What is a simile?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a simile?

Question 6 6. In Dante's Inferno, what is the fate of the Epicureans?

Question 7 7. In Dante's Inferno, which Canto did Dante ''peers at the sinners in the next void over and becomes overcome with grief at their agony...?''

Question 8 8. In Dante's Inferno, what deadly sin is punished in the Third Circle of Hell?

Question 9 9. In Dante's Inferno, which of the following descriptive quotes relates to the angel who appears at the gate of the City of Dis in the Sixth Circle of Hell?

Question 10 10. What huge, iron structure does Dante encounter on the far side of the Fifth Circle of Hell in the Inferno portion of Dante's The Divine Comedy?

Question 11 11. What is the name of the mythological river that provides the water for the Fifth Circle of Hell in the Inferno portion of Dante's The Divine Comedy?

Question 12 12. In the Inferno portion of Dante's The Divine Comedy, how does Minos assign souls to the correct level of Hell?

Question 13 13. How does Dante describe the physical nature of the Second Circle of Hell in the Inferno portion of The Divine Comedy.

Question 14 14. What general description of the Fourth Circle of Hell does Dante give in the Inferno?

Question 15 15. What prevents Dante from going directly to the summit of the mountain in Dante Alighieri's epic poem ''Inferno''?

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