English literature solved MCQ online quiz 166

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Carl Sandburg 'Planked whitefish' contains what kind of imagery?
A
Sea scenes
B
Rural Idyll
C
War
D
Innocent childhood
Question 2
was a poetic vogue that flourished in England and in America,
A
Imagism
B
Formalism
C
Humanism
D
None of the above
Question 3
What is the main reason Aziz decides not to attend the Bridge Party?
A
Its his wife's death anniversary
B
he feels sick
C
he wants to spend time with his children
D
As he is angry with Major Calendar
Question 4
Expressive language function reports-
A
emotions
B
knowledge
C
facts
D
information
Question 5
Who derided Hazlitt as one of the members of the 'Cockney School of Poetry'?
A
Tennyson
B
Charles Lamb
C
Lockhart
D
T. S. Eliot
Question 6
The author of the story A Day's Wait is
A
Bhisham Sahani
B
O. Henry
C
Ernest Hemmingway
D
Ram Mohan Roy
Question 7
When was the first edition of the novel Frankenstein published?
A
1822
B
1818
C
1820
D
1815
Question 8
Who was Mr.Sandy Wadgers?
A
Doctor
B
Blacksmith
C
Scientist
D
Naturalist
Question 9
Which Victorian Poet is called the psychologist?
A
Rossetti
B
Morris
C
Browning
D
Swinburne
Question 10
Shakespeare died in:
A
1625
B
1616
C
1618
D
None of these
Question 11
Shaw was awarded the in 1925.
A
Pulitzer Prize
B
Nobel Prize
C
Sahitya Akademy Award
D
Critics' Award
Question 12
Brutus and Cassius left Italy for.....
A
England
B
Russia
C
Greece
D
Scotland
Question 13
He fell.....a well.
A
in
B
into
C
on
D
under
Question 14
Shakespeare died at the age of
A
48
B
52
C
60
D
63
Question 15
'Proper study of Mankind is man'-who has said these words:
A
Pope
B
Swift
C
Shelley
D
None of these
Question 16
''The Mark of Vishnu'' is written by.....
A
O' Henry
B
Khushwant Singh
C
R. K. Narayan
D
Mulk Raj Anand
Question 17
What does the phrase White Man's Burden, coined by Kipling, refer to?
A
Britain's manifest destiny to colonize the world
B
the moral responsibility to bring civilization and Christianity to the peoples of the world
C
the British need to improve technology and transportation in other parts of the world
D
the importance of solving economic and social problems in England before tackling the world's problems
Question 18
Hullabaloo means
A
uproar
B
silence
C
halo
D
insanity
Question 19
Which one of the following dramas attributed to Christopher Marlow is believed to have been his first?
A
Tamburlaine the Great
B
Edward the Second
C
Dido, Queen of Carthage
D
The Jew of Malta
Question 20
Who wrote the world famous tragic play 'King Lear'?
A
George Bernard Shaw
B
William Shakespeare
C
Christopher Marlowe
D
John Milton
Question 20 Explanation: 
William Shakespeare writes the world famous tragic play 'King Lear'.
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