English literature solved MCQ online quiz 180

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The title of the poem 'The Second Coming' is taken from?
A
The Bible
B
The Irish mythology
C
The German mythology
D
The Greek mythology
Question 2
What poison does Claudius pour into the ear of Hamlet's father, causing his death?
A
Burdock
B
Hebenon
C
Baneberry
D
Hemlock
Question 3
Utopia was first printed in:
A
1615
B
1516
C
1517
D
1518
Question 4
'To His Coy Mistress' is in the poetic pattern of
A
Petrarchan
B
Greek
C
Spanish
D
German
Question 5
When is the ''Mac Flecknoe'' believed to have been written?
A
1652
B
1678
C
1682
D
None of the above
Question 6
Only a small proportion of medieval books survive, large numbers having been destroyed in:
A
the Anglo-Saxon Conquest beginning in the 1450s.
B
the Norman Conquest of 1066.
C
the Peasant Uprising of 1381.
D
the Dissolution of the Monasteries in the 1530s.
Question 7
The Faire Queen is written by-
A
Tennyson
B
Chaucer
C
Browning
D
Spenser
Question 8
The name 'Restoration Age' refers to the restoration of.....
A
Monarchy
B
Parliament
C
Commonwealth
D
None of the above
Question 9
Why is Lady Macbeth talking in her sleep and sleep walking towards the end of the play?
A
Her conscience is troubled over the deaths of Duncan, his guards, and others.
B
She has had a problem with sleep walking her whole life.
C
Lady Macbeth is angry with Macbeth for being unfaithful to their marriage.
D
She acts in such a way.
Question 10
Romanticism (if it can be pinpointed) is usually assumed to date from:
A
Publication of ''Intimations of Immortality''
B
The beginning of Queen Victoria's reign
C
The Reform Bill of 1832
D
Publication of ''Lyrical Ballads'' and its preface
Question 11
The convict says that he stole the first time because.....
A
He wanted to buy a house
B
His mother wanted money
C
He was too lazy to work
D
His wife was ill and dying
Question 12
The Bible which was supposed to be set as a model for the King James' Bible was
A
Geneva Bible
B
The Bishop's Bible of 1568
C
New English Bible
D
Tyndale Bible
Question 13
Who wrote the poem 'The Sun Rising'?
A
John Donne
B
Lord Byron
C
William Wordsworth
D
None of them
Question 13 Explanation: 
John Donne wrote the poem 'The Sun Rising'.
Question 14
Miss Pushpa is due to deparrt in two to three days' time.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 15
How many rupees Gobinda had asked for the image of Ganesha?
A
two hundred rupees
B
two hundred and fifty rupees
C
three hundred rupees
D
five hundred rupees
Question 16
Waverly is a novel.
A
Picaresque
B
Historical
C
Gothic
D
Stream of consciousness THE INVISIBLE MAN
Question 17
Which of these plays has not been written by William Congreve?
A
Love for Love
B
The Country Wife
C
The Old Bachelor
D
The Way of the World
Question 18
Etymologically..... is ''unpolished verse ''.
A
Ballad
B
Epic
C
Satire
D
None of the above
Question 19
When did Edmund Spenser die?
A
1621
B
1599
C
1589
D
1632
Question 20
What did Kurudavva give Rani?
A
Flowers
B
Roots
C
Books
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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