English literature solved MCQ online quiz 30

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Name the classicist who lived in the glorious Augustan Age named after Octavian Augustus, the first emperor of Rome.
A
Longinus
B
Horace
C
Plato
D
All of them
Question 2
The figures moved rapidly..... the screen.
A
in
B
at
C
on
D
for
Question 3
His ''To Penthurst'' is considered to be one of the primary texts of the neoclassical movement.
A
Sir John Denham
B
Ben Jonson
C
Thomas Carew
D
John Dryden
Question 4
Preface to Lyrical Ballads was a reaction against poetry.
A
Elizabethan
B
Metaphysical
C
Neoclassical
D
None of the above
Question 5
Yeats was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in:
A
1927
B
1832
C
1924
D
None of these
Question 6
Eve before the Fall might best be described as:
A
a feminist
B
uncomfortable with Adam
C
detailed oriented
D
a docile, vain creature
Question 7
In sonnet 116, what is the antecedent of ''his'' in the line ''Within his bending sickle's compass come''?
A
Nature
B
Love
C
the North Star
D
Time
Question 8
Who is one of the lake poets:
A
Coleridge
B
Blake
C
Browning
D
None of these
Question 9
The old man remembers that once, when he killed a female marlin, the male marlin
A
Bit the tail off the female
B
Returned with a posse of marlins seeking revenge
C
Made a sound like there were nails being driven through his fins
D
Swam alongside the boat as though in mourning
Question 10
Persome was the Bishop's.....
A
Mother
B
Daughter
C
Friend
D
Sister
Question 11
How many chapters are in the Qur'an
A
42
B
67
C
98
D
114
Question 12
..... was proposed by Robert Frost.
A
Elimate
B
Eliot
C
Elinor
D
elli Willy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Elinor was proposed by Robert Frost.
Question 13
Who is the writer of 'The Merchant of Venice'?
A
Shelley
B
Wordsworth
C
William Shakespeare
D
Milton
Question 13 Explanation: 
William Shakespeare is the writer of 'The Merchant of Venice'.
Question 14
''To be, or not to be, that is the question''-Where do you find this quotation?
A
Macbeth
B
Hamlet
C
As You like It
D
Othello
Question 15
When the doctor informed him about his illness, he..... for health.
A
go into action
B
went into action
C
gone into action
D
going into action
Question 16
The two archangels who serve as generals in God's army are:
A
Michael and Gabriel
B
Michael and Raphael
C
Raphael and Gabriel
D
Michael and Lucifer
Question 17
inspires Macbeth to kill King Duncan.
A
Macbeth's mother
B
Macbeth's father
C
Macbeth's sister
D
Macbeth's wife
Question 18
Who is the writer of Decameron
A
Chaucer
B
Boccaccio
C
Dante
D
Plutarch
Question 19
Who wrote 'Heart of Darkness'?
A
Thomas Hardy
B
Joseph Conrad
C
Bill Gates
D
None
Question 20
When did the Baba usually come out of the cave?
A
on guru poornima
B
on full-moon nights
C
on Waxing Crescent night
D
Waning Gibbous night
There are 20 questions to complete.

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