English literature solved MCQ online quiz 28

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following describes the chief system by which writers received financial rewards for their literary production?
A
charity
B
patronage
C
censorship
D
subscription
Question 2
The another name of Revenge tragedy or producer is-
A
Sophocles
B
Euripides
C
Homer
D
Senecan tragedy
Question 3
Jacques' famous speech, beginning with ''All the world's a stage / And all the men and women merely players, '' is his view of what?
A
The Catholic Church
B
The Seven Ages of Man
C
The Three Muses
D
The Four Stages of Man's Life
Question 4
Ram Bharosa was to see Binya's Umbrella?
A
Astonished
B
Angry
C
Shocked
D
None of the above
Question 5
Which of the following metres is used with a mixture of lambs and Anapaests?
A
A Spondee
B
An Amphibrach
C
Pyrrhic
D
Dactyl
Question 6
Alexander Pope's The Dunciad is modelled on.....
A
Gulliver's Travels
B
The Medal
C
The Hind and the Panther
D
Mac Flecknoe
Question 7
Who amongst the following critics is a French Psychologist?
A
Claude Levi-Strauss
B
F.R. Leavis
C
Lacan
D
Martin Dodsworth
Question 8
The little box costs guineas.
A
twenty
B
twenty-four
C
twenty-eight
D
thirty
Question 9
Donne wrote number of sermons.
A
160
B
170
C
165
D
None of the above
Question 10
..... In Act V, who says ''I'll fight until the flesh has been hacked from my bones.''?
A
Young Siward
B
Macbeth
C
Macduff
D
Banquo
Question 11
What is the study of poetry's meter and form called?
A
Prosody
B
Potology
C
Rheumatology
D
Scansion
Question 12
How old was the tree?
A
Eleven months
B
Two hundred years
C
Sixty-two years
D
None of the above
Question 13
Which of the angels is considered a hero for arguing against Satan?
A
Abdiel
B
Uriel
C
Michael
D
Raphael
Question 14
The 'Comedy of humours' is a phrase generally used in connection with.....
A
William Shakespeare
B
Richard Steele
C
Ben Jonson
D
None of the above
Question 15
Who comes to meet Amal at the end of the play, as promised?
A
Dairyman
B
King
C
Sudha
D
None of the above
Question 16
Who was Gobinda's wife?
A
Sushila
B
Sulekha
C
Surekha
D
Sulochana
Question 17
What was the actual name of Tara's science teacher, nicked named as 'Ratbag' by her?
A
Mrs. Ranganathan
B
Mrs. Swaminathan
C
Mrs. Ramanathan
D
Mrs. Prabhnathan
Question 18
Who, among the following writers, was not educated at Christ's Hospital School, London?
A
Charles Lamb
B
William Wordsworth
C
Leigh Hunt
D
S. T. Coleridge
Question 19
The crisis over the Exclusion Bill effectively divided the country into which two political parties?
A
the Republicans and the Royalists
B
the Royalists and the Whigs
C
the Tories and the Whigs
D
the Whigs and the Republicans
Question 20
'Essays of Elia' was written by.....
A
William Hazlitt
B
Charles Lamb
C
Emily Brontee
D
Emily Dickinson
Question 20 Explanation: 
'Essays of Elia' was written by Charles Lamb.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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