English literature solved MCQ online quiz 29

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
In which year did Edmund Spenser publish his poem The Shepheardes Calender?
A
1597
B
1579
C
1585
D
1568
Question 2
Which. of the following is not a play by Shakespeare?
A
Tempest
B
Pygmalion
C
King Lear
D
None of these
Question 3
'Utopia' was first printed in
A
1615
B
1516
C
1517
D
1618
Question 4
Ravan.....defeated by Ram.
A
has
B
was
C
had
D
is
Question 5
'Persona' is
A
the actor in a play
B
the plural of Person
C
a projection of the poet into another person
D
None of these
Question 6
what was the occupation of Chaucer's father?
A
leather merchant
B
civil servant
C
a vintner
D
None of the above
Question 7
Binya's blue umbrella had saved her from.....
A
Snake
B
Bees
C
Scorpions
D
None of the above
Question 8
The soft palate is to produce the sound /n/.
A
opened
B
closed
C
lowered
D
raised
Question 9
Tom is a.....
A
collegian
B
schoolboy
C
factory worker
D
lawyer
Question 10
focuses on rhetoric and the self-referential aspects of language.
A
Structuralism
B
Deconstruction
C
Post-structuralism
D
Romanticism
Question 11
Who said ''You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself''?
A
Galileo Galilei
B
Newton
C
Shakespeare
D
Milton
Question 12
Who wrote 'Ulysses'?
A
Thomas Moore
B
Alfred Tennyson
C
R.L. Stevenson
D
S.T. Coleridge
Question 13
Tom Jones is written by
A
Henry Fielding
B
John Dryden
C
Richardson
D
Jonathan Swift
Question 14
What is the title of the prose pamphlet Edmund Spenser wrote in the year 1596?
A
Visions of the worlds vanitie
B
The Ruines of Time
C
The Visions of Petrarch
D
A View of the Present State of Ireland
Question 15
Who served as Protector under England's first written constitution?
A
Gerrard Winstanley
B
Oliver Cromwell
C
Praisegod Barebone
D
William of Orange
Question 16
The author of the story The Last Leaf is
A
Bhisham Sahani
B
O. Henry
C
Ernest Hemmingway
D
J.B. Priestley,
Question 17
'Hamlet and Oedipus' was written by:
A
Bradley
B
Dover Wilson
C
Earnest Jones
D
Freud
Question 18
Who does Milton name as his heavenly muse?
A
Titania
B
Urania
C
Virgil
D
Michael
Question 19
Dryden and Alexander Pope are.....poets.
A
Neo-classical
B
Elizabethan
C
Victorian
D
Modern
Question 20
Who is Santiago's hero?
A
Harry Truman
B
Joe DiMaggio
C
Dick Sisler
D
Fidel Castro
There are 20 questions to complete.

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