English literature solved MCQ online quiz 18

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which was Marlowe's first play?
A
Dr.Faustus
B
Tamburlaine
C
The Tragedy of Dido
D
The Jew of Malta
Question 2
Whom did monster demand to Victor Frankenstein to create for him?
A
Another monster
B
Someone who can transform him
C
A female companion
D
Another creature without the fearful features
Question 3
Which social philosophy, dominant during the Industrial Revolution, dictated that only the free operation of economic laws would ensure the general welfare and that the government should not interfere in any person's pursuit of their personal interests?
A
economic independence
B
the Rights of Man
C
laissez-faire
D
enclosure
Question 4
Tennyson's poem 'In Memoriam'was written in memory of?
A
H. Hallam
B
Edward King
C
Wellington
D
P. B. Shelley
Question 5
Which of the following criticism was pioneered by Dryden?
A
Historical criticism
B
Comparative criticism
C
Descriptive criticism
D
None of the above
Question 6
''Fire and Ice'' is written by:
A
Eliot
B
Yeats
C
Frost
D
Auden
Question 7
Which book wins the 2013 Man Booker Prize
A
The Luminaries
B
Wolf Hall
C
The White Tiger
D
The Sea
Question 8
Who is the writer of 'The End of History and The Last Man'?
A
Samuel Huntington
B
Francis Fukuyama
C
Robert Frost
D
David Lynn
Question 9
When a book appeals to universal human interest, it becomes.....
A
Popular
B
Praiseworthy
C
Prejudiced
D
permanent
Question 10
'Adonais' was written by Shelley in the memory of his friend
A
Wordsworth
B
Byron
C
Keats
D
Coleridge
Question 11
Kindly..... the matter.
A
look into
B
looking into
C
looks into
D
looked into
Question 12
Which of the following works was NOT written by John Milton?
A
'L'Allegro'
B
'Lycidas'
C
'Il Penseroso'
D
'Absolom and Achitophel'
Question 13
The apples you sent.....
A
is not up to the mark
B
are not up to the mark
C
made a mark
D
are not making a mark
Question 14
Which Poem caused Milton's stature as a poet to be recognized?
A
Areopagitica
B
Lycidas
C
Paradise Lost
D
Il Penseroso
Question 15
The Italian sonnet is also known as the.....
A
Petrarchan Sonnet
B
Horatian Sonnet
C
Shakespearean Sonnet
D
Miltonic Sonnet
Question 16
How long after his father's death was David born?
A
One day
B
One week
C
Two months
D
Six months
Question 17
As well as poetry, Milton published extensively on politics, philosophy and religion. Which of the following was NOT one of his works?
A
Of Prelatical Episcopacy
B
The Likeliest Means to Remove Hirelings from the Church
C
Of Practical Exorcisme
D
Doctrine and Discipline of Divorce
Question 18
Who of the following was both a poet and painter?
A
Keats
B
Donne
C
Blake
D
Spenser
Question 18 Explanation: 
Blake was both a poet and painter.
Question 19
What does Antony offer Caesar in the market place?
A
The Crown
B
The key to the city
C
A Newspaper
D
A new chariot
Question 20
is the most entertaining of all forms of entertainment.
A
Romantic comedy
B
Comedy of manners
C
Sentimental comedy
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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