English literature solved MCQ online quiz 117

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Keats' aestheticism was later turned into
A
Romanticism
B
Pre...Raphaelitism
C
Idealism
D
None of these
Question 2
'The Spanish Tragedy' was written by.....
A
Thomas Kyd
B
Thomas Nashe
C
John Lyly
D
Marlowe
Question 3
Who is the author of 'Point Counterpoint'?
A
Charlotte Bronte
B
H. G. Wells
C
John Galsworthy
D
Aldous Huxley
Question 3 Explanation: 
Aldous Huxley is the author of 'Point Counterpoint'?
Question 4
''She looked over his shoulder For vines and olive trees, Marble well-governed cities And ships upon untamed seas.''-these lines are the starting of?
A
Lullaby
B
The Shield Of Achilles
C
The Waste Land
D
Sailing to Byzantium
Question 5
Who is the author of the book ''Zest for Life''
A
Gustave Flaubert
B
Leo Tolstoy
C
Voltaire
D
Emile Zola
Question 6
Which king was executed in the year 1649?
A
Charles I
B
Charles II
C
James I
D
None of the above
Question 7
G. B. Shaw got Nobel Prize in 1925 for the book?
A
Arms and the man
B
The doctor's dilemma
C
Man of destiny
D
Philanderer
Question 8
Who does Polonius send to spy on Laertes in Paris?
A
Francisco
B
Gorgonzola
C
Reynaldo
D
Samson
Question 9
Girish Karnad's play 'Wedding Album' has scenes.
A
Five
B
Eight
C
Nine
D
Eleven
Question 10
Who is the writer of the poem 'Home Thoughts from Abroad'?
A
Wordsworth
B
Milton
C
William Shakespeare
D
Robert Browning
Question 10 Explanation: 
Robert Browning is the writer of the poem 'Home Thoughts from Abroad'.
Question 11
Who' Post o're Land and Ocean without rest'?
A
Angles
B
Milton
C
Servant
D
None of the above
Question 12
Who created storm in the sea when Alonso, Ferdinand and Antonio were passing by the island in a ship?
A
Sycorax
B
Gonzalo
C
Miranda
D
Prospero
Question 13
Shaw's style in the speech is.....
A
lucid, witty and light hearted
B
formal
C
obscure
D
None of the above
Question 14
'Appearances are often deceiving' is quoted by-
A
Plato
B
Aristotle
C
Hobbes
D
Aesop
Question 15
In ''She Walks in Beauty'' the poet says the girl walks like
A
The night
B
The wind
C
The day
D
The evening The light
Question 16
In what decade did the angry young men come to prominence on the theatrical scene?
A
1910s
B
1930s
C
1950s
D
1970s
Question 17
Who died in a tavern brawl
A
Shakespeare
B
Bacon
C
Sidney
D
Marlowe
Question 18
In what year was the First Folio published?
A
1626
B
1621
C
1623
D
1629
Question 19
Who is the writer of The Commonwealth Period?
A
Caedmon
B
Dante
C
Cynewulf
D
Thomas Hobbes
Question 19 Explanation: 
Thomas Hobbes is the writer of The Commonwealth Period.
Question 20
Who is the author of the book 'The Time Machine'
A
Robert Heinlein
B
H G Wells
C
Arthur C Clarke
D
Ray Bradbury
There are 20 questions to complete.

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