English literature solved MCQ online quiz 217

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What was the weather like the night Duncan was murdered?
A
Stormy and violent
B
Calm and placid
C
Foggy and ominous
D
It was a night like any other night, according to Lennox
Question 2
How many during of times Robert Frost taught?
A
1916 to 1928
B
1926 to 1938
C
1916 to 1938
D
1916 to 1948
Question 2 Explanation: 
Robert Frost was taught from 1916 to 1938.
Question 3
Who is Irma?
A
wife
B
daughter
C
aunt
D
daughter in law
Question 3 Explanation: 
Irma was daughter of Robert frost.
Question 4
Shaw died at the age of:
A
75
B
95
C
105
D
none of these
Question 5
Why does Macduff come to Macbeth's castle early in the morning?
A
to see if anyone wanted to go horseback riding with him.
B
King Duncan commanded him to come there.
C
just to see if Duncan is still alive, since he was already suspicious
D
to kill the King
Question 6
Who is the Writer of The White Tiger?
A
Arobinda Adigha
B
Salman Rushdie
C
Arundhoti Roy
D
Kiron Dishai
Question 7
The author of the story The Boss Came to Dinner is
A
Bhisham Sahani
B
O. Henry
C
Ernest Hemmingway
D
Ram Mohan Roy
Question 8
The classical standpoint of criticism is also known as.....
A
dogmatic
B
realistic
C
historic
D
appreciative
Question 9
The boy said that if he had a box and a footrest:
A
His mother's illness could be treated
B
His sisters could go to school
C
His father's drunkenness could be cured
D
His brother could stop working as a coolie
Question 10
The Wife of Usher's Well is an example of.....
A
literary ballad
B
traditional ballad
C
braodside ballad
D
None of the above
Question 11
Which college did John Milton attend?
A
Queens college
B
Trinity college
C
Christ's college
D
Warwick college
Question 12
Sri Leslie Stephen was Virginia Woolf's
A
brother
B
father
C
uncle
D
cousin
Question 13
'Poetry is the criticism of life' is a view about poetry by:
A
Arnold
B
Dr. Johnson
C
Shelley
D
Hazlitt
Question 14
What was the name of Isabella's brother in the 'Measure for Measure'?
A
Angelo
B
Cladio
C
Vincentio
D
Viola
Question 15
Edward Fitzgerald's ''The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam'' inspired Browning to write:
A
The Last Ride Together
B
Rabbi Ben Ezra
C
Ester Day
D
Abt Vogler
Question 16
What is the name for a shift in tone or meaning of a sonnet
A
Octave
B
Volta
C
Iambic Pentameter
D
Petrarchan
Question 17
''I have suffered with those, that I saw suffering''. These Humanistic words are attributed to:
A
Miranda in the 'Tempest'
B
Portia in 'Merchant of Venice'
C
Lady Macbath in 'Macbeth'
D
None of these
Question 18
''Wuthering Heights'' is written by.....
A
Charlotte Bronte
B
Emily Bronte
C
Jane Austen
D
Fanny Burney
Question 19
Who was the King or Queen in early Renaissance Period?
A
Elizabeth 1
B
Charles 2
C
Charles 1
D
Victoria 1
Question 20
The Bishop asked Marie to hurry home because.....
A
They have guests at home
B
She wants to watch a movie
C
She is tired
D
Her mother is sick
There are 20 questions to complete.

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