Online Quiz Tests Knowledge of Medieval Women

about.com: Throughout history, women have helped to shape the worlds of politics, literature, medicine, and even military conquest. Take this quiz to see how much you know about some of history's most influential ladies. Who was "the first woman to write French poetry, some of which was dedicated to King Henry II of England?" Who, together with her husband, Clovis, "founded the Merovingian dynasty in France?"

The questions start out easy, but they quickly become more challenging. Answers are provided and include further details about each of these remarkable women.