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1

In what year was the Council of Trent finally Convened?

1545

2

For what reason did Rabelais argue that Hippocrates was a greater authority in medicine than Galen?

He came earlier

3

Name the four fluids that Galen believed needed to be in balance.

a.blood b.phlegm c.yellow bile d.black bile

4

What three vows must monks and nuns usually make that are inverted for the Abbey of Theleme?

a.Chastity b.Poverty c.Obedience

5

What two things did the Sorbonne do that led Rabelais to leave his monastic order?

a.Confiscated his books b.banned the study of Greek

6

what fear led Rabelais "to his renunciation of Protestantism"?

fear of execution

7

T/F: Obviously, the Abbey of Theleme would need very high walls?

False

8

In "these times of ours women don't go into convents unless" what?

they are misshapen or stupid

9

T/F: The Abbey especially welcomed professional people such as lawyers, scribes, and assessors?

False

10

To whom would the perfumers and hairdressers attend?

visiting men

11

Of what sort of "cloth" were the jackets of them men?

Silver and Gold

12

Who made "the real decisions" about what people would wear on any particular day?

the women

13

What was the single clause in the constitution of the abbey

Do what you will

14

What were those admitted to this abbey "instinctively impelled to do"?

virtuous things and avoid vice

15

what would the resident obviously do if "subjected to vile constraints"?

to break rules

16

How many languages could the ladies and gentlemen of the Abbey speak and write fluently?

5 or 6

17

From what language does the -gruel part of Pantagruel's name come?

Arabic

18

By what "means though we be mortal, we can yet achieve a sort of immortality"?

Holy Wedlock

19

What recent technical invention does Gargantua refer with approval?

Printing Press

20

Even who "have come to aspire to this marvelous, this heavenly manna of solid learning?

Women and girls

21

T/F: Gargantua admonishes his son to ignore the study of astrology and alchemy?

True

22

Gargantua advocates "perfect knowledge of that other world." What is "that other world"?

man himself