English literature solved MCQ online quiz 190

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Macbeth murdered King.....
A
Duncan
B
Malcolm
C
Donalbain
D
Banquo
Question 2
What title is given to Macbeth after his victory described in Act 1?
A
Thane of Cawdor
B
Thane of Ross
C
King of Scotland
D
Prince of Cumberland
Question 3
The Study of Poetry is written by-
A
Dr. Johnson
B
William Wordsworth
C
S. T. Coleridge
D
Matthew Arnold
Question 4
Which is the single poem that brought fame and fortune to Edgar Allan Poe and is published in New York Evening Mirror in 1845?
A
The Raven
B
Eldorado
C
Annabel Lee
D
The Bells
Question 5
means divine justice?
A
Themis
B
dionysus
C
Dike
D
Nemesis
Question 6
Most neoclassical poets viewed the world in terms of a strictly ordered hierarchy. What was this hierarchy called?
A
The Way of the World
B
The Foundational Ladder
C
The Order of Angels
D
The Great Chain of Being
Question 7
Who made the historical novel popular?
A
F. Mariam
B
Sir Walter Scott
C
Henry Fielding
D
William James
Question 8
.....is the school of literary writings is a medical theory.
A
Comedy of Manners
B
Theater of the Absurd
C
Heroic Tragedy
D
Comedy of Humours
Question 8 Explanation: 
Comedy of Humours is the school of literary writings is a medical theory.
Question 9
'My Experiments with Truth' is written by-
A
Winston Churchill
B
George Washington
C
Mahatma Gandhi
D
James Morris
Question 10
Aristotle was engaged as tutor to
A
King Philip
B
King of Persia
C
Alexander
D
Princess of Turkey
Question 11
Which of the following novels is written in the stream-of-consciousness technique?
A
The Egoist
B
Vanity Fair
C
Ulysses
D
Middle March
Question 12
Which group of radicals got their name from their penchant for rambling prophecy?
A
the Fifth Monarchists
B
the Roarers
C
the Diggers
D
the Ranters
Question 13
''He found it [English] brick and left it marble'', remarked one great writer on another. Who were they?
A
Jonson on Shakespeare
B
Johnson on Dryden
C
Milton on Shakespeare
D
Dryden on Milton
Question 14
Who is the author/writer of the story 'The Trunk of Ganesha'?
A
Ruskin Bond
B
R. K. Narayan
C
JayantaMahapatra
D
Bhabani Bhattacharya
Question 15
How many writers wrote biographies of the Long-Nosed and won wealth and acclaim?
A
Seven
B
Twelve
C
Nine
D
Three
Question 16
The Prelude was written in''
A
1810
B
1840
C
1805
D
None of these
Question 17
From which institution did Christopher Marlow receive Bachelor of Arts degree in 1584?
A
Queens college
B
Corpus Christi College
C
Oxford University
D
Trinity College
Question 18
Who upholds Aristotle's definition of poetry as a process of imitation?
A
Sidney
B
John Dryden
C
Dr. Johnson
D
Ben Jonson
Question 19
you ever written a poem?
A
have
B
has
C
had
D
are
Question 20
Which of the following is not the title of one of the parts of A Passage to India?
A
Mosque
B
Temple
C
Cave
D
Festival
There are 20 questions to complete.

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