English literature solved MCQ online quiz 10

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which is known as Romantic Period of English literature?
A
1550-1558
B
1649-1660
C
1798-1832
D
1910-1936
Question 1 Explanation: 
Romantic Period of English literature is in 1798-1832.
Question 2
William Shakespeare was..... child of John and Mary:
A
second
B
fourth
C
third
D
fifth
Question 3
Who says ''foul is fair and fair is foul''?
A
the three witches
B
Duncan
C
Macbeth
D
Lady Macbeth
Question 4
In 1960 'The Colossus' was the first book of poems published by which poetess?
A
Elizabeth Bishop
B
Sylvia Plath
C
Marianne Moore
D
Laura Jackson
Question 5
Joyce's novel 'Ulysses' takes place over what period of time?
A
A week
B
24 hours
C
A lifetime
D
6 months
Question 6
How old was Gobinda'syoungest(third son?
A
ten years
B
fifteen years
C
twenty years
D
thirteen years
Question 7
One finds predominance of during the Age of Pope.
A
lyrical poetry
B
historical writing
C
prose
D
narrative poetry
Question 8
According to the narrator and his brothers, drinks away the milk.
A
the cat
B
the snake
C
the dog
D
the crow
Question 9
Who is the author/writer of the story 'The Sage of Tarungiri and Seven Old Seekers'?
A
Ruskin Bond
B
Manoj Das
C
Rudyard Kipling
D
Jim Corbett
Question 10
Who betrays Griffin?
A
Mr.Hall
B
Dr.Kemp
C
Mr.cuss
D
Mrs.Hall
Question 11
when we talk about the Restoration period in English literature roughly what years does this refer to?
A
1200-1300
B
1660-1689
C
1740-1776
D
None of the above
Question 12
was a lovable character created by Addison.
A
Sir Toby
B
Sir Williams
C
Sir John Brute
D
Sir Roger de Coverley
Question 13
In the late seventeenth century, a battle of the books erupted between which two groups?
A
abolitionists and enthusiasts for slavery
B
round-earthers and flat-earthers
C
the Welsh and the Scots
D
champions of ancient and modern learning
Question 14
Little Time is a character in Hardy's
A
The return of the native
B
Jude the Obscure
C
Mayor of Casterbridge
D
None of these
Question 15
Find the Odd One?
A
H. G. Wells: Great science fiction writer
B
G. B. Shaw: great modern dramatist
C
Samuel Beckett: great Irish novelist 67
D
Arthur Miller: Known playwright
Question 16
who write the story ''Story Teller''?
A
William Wordsworth
B
William Shakespeare
C
Thomas Grey
D
Saki
Question 17
Who is the writer of 'The Two Voices'?
A
A. Lord Tennyson
B
George Bernard Shaw
C
William Shakespeare
D
Christopher Marlowe
Question 17 Explanation: 
A. Lord Tennyson is the writer of 'The Two Voices'.
Question 18
..... is known as the father of detective stories
A
Edgar Allen Poe
B
Anton Chekov
C
Aurthur Conan Doyle
D
Judith Wright
Question 19
When Robert frost awarded his first of four Pulitzer Prizes?
A
in 1921
B
in 1923
C
in 1924
D
in 1922
Question 19 Explanation: 
Robert frost awarded his first of four Pulitzer Prizes in 1924
Question 20
''Dictionary of National Biography'' was first edited by
A
Sir Leslie Stephen
B
Dr. Johnson
C
Virginia Woolf
D
David Copperfield
There are 20 questions to complete.

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