What are the four kinds of falsifiers found in the 10th bolgia? What are their punishments and why do you think they are the fitting?
What is Alchemy?
Canto 30: The Falsifiers (Impersonators, Counterfeiters, and Liars)
The Impersonators are punished with in insanity. Explain/describe one example mentioned in the book.
Canto 31: Towering Giants
Who is Antaeus? How is he different from the other giants? What role does he play in Dante's and Virgil's journey?
What are the four divisions of the ninth circle of Hell?
Canto32: Caina and Antenora
What are the four rings of the Ninth Circle and who do you think they are named after? *You may have to do some research to justify your answers. (HINT four rings of 9th circle: Caina, Antenora, Tolomea, Judecca)
What does Dante think when he first sees Circle 9?
Do the sinners in the lowest part of the Inferno want to be remembered on Earth? Why/why not?
Canto 33: Tolomea
Why do you think Dante uses ice, not fire at the bottom of Hell?
What are some themes we see in Dante's Inferno?
Canto 34: The Ultimate Evil
Who is Lucifer? For what crime is he being punished, and what is his punishment?