English literature solved MCQ online quiz 38

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The statue of 'Ozymandias' is.....
A
on a mountain
B
beside a river
C
in a desert
D
in a valley
Question 1 Explanation: 
The statue of 'Ozymandias' is in a desert.
Question 2
Milton's 'Comus' is
A
An absurd play
B
A short story
C
A masque
D
An elegy
Question 3
According to Aristotle, the chief function of poetry, like other fine arts is to.....
A
please
B
evaluate life
C
make judgements
D
inspire
Question 4
Which one is not written by Robert Browning?
A
Adonais
B
The Patriot
C
Andrea del Sarto
D
My Last Duchess
Question 5
What was next door to the restaurant?
A
the hospital
B
the old redbrick building
C
the school
D
the playground
Question 6
''Post-structuralism was a product of that blend of euphoria and disillusionment, liberation and dissipation carnival and catastrophe, which was 1968''. Who defined Post-structuralism in these terms?
A
Terry Eagleton
B
Jacques Lacan
C
Michel Foucault
D
Julia Kristeva
Question 7
Which Welsh poet wrote ''Under Milk Wood?''
A
Anthony Hopkins
B
Richard Burton
C
Tom Jones
D
Dylan Thomas
Question 8
refer to pair of characters who are opposite in many ways and highlight or exaggerate each other's differences.
A
Villian
B
Heros
C
Dramatic foil
D
Heroine
Question 9
The Age of Puritanism is also called the
A
Age of Orthodoxy
B
Age of Reformation
C
Age of Religious intolerance
D
Age of Scientific spirit
Question 10
'On Liberty' is by-
A
Charles Darwin
B
John Mill
C
Karl Mark
D
Thomas Hardy
Question 11
Browning was the composer of-
A
Two Voices
B
The Scholar Gypsy
C
Andrea Del Sarto
D
Adonais
Question 12
The great Joe DiMaggio suffers from what affliction?
A
A bone spur
B
Alcoholism
C
A ruined knee
D
Failing eyesight
Question 13
The first requisite of a critic is.....
A
information
B
argument
C
knowledge
D
training
Question 14
'Lyrical Ballad' was published in?
A
1789
B
1798
C
1800
D
1785
Question 15
The question, 'What is it in a painful scene that causes pleasure?' was posed by
A
Horace
B
Plato
C
Aristotle
D
Socrates
Question 16
The novel 'Talisman' is written by-
A
Jane Austen
B
Charles Dickens
C
Sir Walter Scott
D
Oliver Goldsmith
Question 17
The Revolt of Islam is a:
A
Novel
B
An epic
C
Lyrical Drama
D
None of these
Question 18
Which of the following best describes the doctrine of empiricism?
A
All knowledge is derived from experience.
B
Human perceptions are constructed and reflect structures of political power.
C
The search for essential or ultimate principles of reality.
D
The sensory world is an illusion.
Question 19
What is Mrs. Shelby's first name?
A
Emily
B
Rachel
C
Margaret
D
Danielle
Question 20
'Ode on a Grecian Urn'..... Who is the poet of the poem?
A
Wordsworth
B
Shelley
C
Shakespeare
D
Keats
Question 20 Explanation: 
John Keats is the poet of the poem 'Ode on a Grecian Urn'.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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