English literature solved MCQ online quiz 48

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Lilliput is a character from:
A
Gulliver's Travels
B
Pygmalion
C
Sons & lovers
D
Old man and the sea
Question 2
A Portrait of an Artist as Young Man is in nature.
A
Autobiographical
B
Satirical
C
Ironical
D
humorous
Question 3
Who composed 'The waste Land'?
A
T.S. Eliot
B
John Milton
C
George Eliot
D
John Donne
Question 4
'Lady Chatterley's Lover' is written by the author of-
A
A passage to India
B
Lord Jim
C
Rainbow
D
Ulysses
Question 5
The poet of 'Romantic Age' is-
A
D.H. Lawrence
B
John Milton
C
John Keats
D
All the above
Question 6
Which of the following plays of Shakespeare has an epilogue?
A
The Tempest
B
Henry IV, Pt I
C
Hamlet
D
Twelfth Night
Question 7
Who is sometimes called 'Rebel Poet'?
A
S. T. Coleridge
B
John Keats
C
Lord Byron
D
Blake
Question 7 Explanation: 
Lord Byron is sometimes called 'Rebel Poet'.
Question 8
The chief concern of Joyce as a novelist is with.....
A
Corruption
B
Humanrelationships
C
Poor
D
unemployed
Question 9
In what year did England and Spain fight a famous sea battle?
A
1500
B
1588
C
1600
D
1575
Question 10
What happened when Rani touched the King Cobra in her ordeal?
A
The Cobra bite her
B
Cobra swayed his hood in anger
C
Cobra moved over her shoulder like a garland
D
None of the above
Question 11
What was the protagonist's profession?
A
Singer
B
Magician
C
Cook
D
Politician
Question 12
What did the girl's voice remind the man of?
A
Pealing of temple bells
B
Singing of a cuckoo bird
C
Notes of a flute
D
Sparkle of a mountain stream
Question 13
The words '' More than the Prince of cats...he is the courageous captain of compliments'', refer to
A
Tybalt
B
Prince Esculus
C
Romeo
D
Benvolio
Question 14
How does the breeze treat the narrator in the poem?
A
It courts and teases
B
It makes him sad
C
It makes him sleep
D
None of the above
Question 15
Chandu's schooling was interrupted because of.....
A
his failure in the exam
B
his father's untimely death
C
the drought in the village
D
his inability to concentrate in his studies
Question 16
They are to test my patience.
A
tries
B
try
C
tried
D
trying
Question 17
What do you mean by Epitaph?
A
Inscription on tomb or monument
B
a sonnet of hero
C
a ballad of folk hero
D
a poem of lamentation
Question 18
Chandan migrates to London where he changes his name to and attempts to create a new identity.
A
Davis
B
Chandy
C
Danny
D
Dan
Question 19
What kind of reception does Santiago receive at the terrace cafe?
A
The fishermen regard him as a hero.
B
Most of the fishermen mock him.
C
The successful fishermen offer him a portion of their day's catch.
D
The younger fishermen pretend that the old man doesn't exist.
Question 20
Which of the following discoveries, theories, and events contributed to Victorians feeling less like they were a uniquely special, central species in the universe and more isolated?
A
geology
B
evolution
C
discoveries in astronomy about stellar distances
D
all of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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