English literature solved MCQ online quiz 141

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
'The Jungle' is written by.....
A
Upton Sinclair
B
Charles Reade
C
Harriet Beecher Stowe
D
Henry Fielding
Question 2
Katherine Mansfield was born in.....
A
New Zealand
B
Australia
C
U.K.
D
Canada
Question 3
C. G. Rossetti was a true literary descendant of?
A
Keats
B
Byron
C
Shelley
D
Wordsworth
Question 4
To whom did Edmund Spenser dedicate his work The Shepheardes Calender?
A
Chaucer
B
Boyle
C
Philip Sidney
D
Queen Elizabeth
Question 5
In which city was Milton?
A
Norwich
B
York
C
London
D
Canterbury
Question 6
In which place of England Christopher Marlow born?
A
London
B
Warwick
C
Canterbury
D
Norflock
Question 7
In the opening scene, Prince Escalus addresses '' rebellious subjects, enemies to peace, profaners of this neighbour-stained steel ''. He is referring to
A
Romeo and Juliet
B
Tybalt and Mercutio
C
The citizens of Verona and Mantua
D
Lord Capulet and Lord Montague
Question 8
Which of the following are tragedies of Shakespeare?
A
Hamlet, Othello and Troilus and Cressida
B
Coriolanus, Timon of Athens and Titus Andronicus
C
King Lear, Measure for measure and The merchant of Venice
D
Macbeth, Much ado about nothing and Antony and Cleopatra
Question 9
Hamlet, Othello, King Lear and Macbeth are the tragedies of.....
A
Shakespeare
B
Milton
C
Wordsworth
D
Aristotle MCQs from Acquaintances and Shakespeare's Macbeth:
Question 10
Hamlet and Michaelangelo are referred to in the poem.....
A
The Hollow Men
B
The Game of Chess
C
Life
D
The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock
Question 11
Roderick makes a long journey to.....
A
America
B
Canada
C
London
D
India
Question 12
The word Boomerang is borrowed from.....
A
India
B
Australia
C
Japan
D
Russia
Question 13
Who is of the following both a poet and a novelist?
A
George Eliot
B
Thomas Hardy
C
Karl Mark
D
R. L. Stevenson
Question 14
What is the meaning Hymn?
A
song in praise of poet
B
a song in praise of country
C
song in praise of God
D
a mixture of two language
Question 15
A comparison of unlike things without using a word of comparison such as like or as
A
metaphor
B
simile
C
personification
D
None of the above
Question 16
'Apologie for Poetrie' is written by:
A
Arnold
B
Philip Sidney
C
Pope
D
Dryden
Question 17
What are the beginning and ending dates of the Elizabethan era?
A
1558-1603
B
1500-1520
C
1560-1570
D
1575-1600
Question 18
'The Jew of Malta' is written by?
A
William Shakespeare
B
Christopher Marlowe
C
Ben Johnson
D
William Congreve
Question 19
Henry Higgins is a character in:
A
Pygmalion
B
saint joan
C
Candida
D
none of these
Question 20
Playing Basketball, in the author's view is a ritual.
A
conventional
B
religious
C
medical
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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