English literature solved MCQ online quiz 58

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Religio Medici has been authored by
A
Robert Burton
B
Sir Thomas Browne
C
Thomas Fuller
D
Jeremy Taylor
Question 2
Who has been called ''The true child of the Renaissance''
A
Shakespeare
B
Chaucer
C
More
D
Marlowe
Question 3
'The Poetry Aenied' is written by-
A
Ovid
B
Dante
C
Boccaccio
D
Virgil
Question 4
Pure tragedies written by Shakespeare are:
A
Four
B
Six
C
Eight
D
None of these
Question 5
When an accused walked into the arena, how many doors was he expected to choose from?
A
Three
B
Six
C
Two.
D
One
Question 6
Injun Joe goes to Cardiff Hill to hide in the haunted house.
A
four hundred dollars
B
five hundred dollars
C
two hundred dollars
D
six hundred dollars
Question 7
''Thought Fox'' is written by:
A
Ted Hughes
B
Heaney
C
Sylvia Plath
D
None of these
Question 8
How many books of Griffin were with Mr.Marvel?
A
2 books
B
6 books
C
4 books
D
3 books
Question 9
A verse form using stanza of eight lines, each with eleven syllables, is known as?
A
Spenserian Stanza
B
Ballad
C
Ottava Rima
D
Rhyme Royal
Question 10
one of Chaucer's daughter was.....?
A
a musician
B
an astronomer
C
a nun
D
None of the above
Question 11
Who wrote: ''My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings / Look on my works ye mighty, and despair!''?
A
Lord Byron
B
Percy Bysshe Shelley
C
William Woodsworth
D
Emily Dickinson
Question 12
She stood.....a tree.
A
under
B
on
C
over
D
in
Question 13
What can one conclude about Mathilde's husband based on his treatment of her?
A
He cares a lot about his wife's happiness.
B
He is tired of her complaints.
C
He enjoys going to the parties with his wife.
D
He hates her.
Question 14
Milton's is based on his plea for the liberty of Press.
A
Of Education
B
Areopagitica
C
Defence of the execution.
D
None of the above
Question 15
was Katherine's younger sister.
A
Rosalind
B
Portia
C
Nerissa
D
Binaca
Question 16
Through his magic, Faustus is visited first by which of the devil's angels?
A
Mephastophilis
B
beelzebub
C
Aamon
D
None of the above
Question 17
the prevailing feature of Chaucer's humour is its
A
urbanity
B
crudity
C
triviality
D
sanctity
Question 18
What subject were the banker and the lawyer discussing at the beginning of the story ''The Bet''?
A
The Stock Market
B
The price of food grains
C
Which punishment was crueller-capital or life imprisonment
D
The rise in criminal cases
Question 19
Which of the following is not generally considered to be a neoclassical poet?
A
John Dryden
B
Henry Vaughan
C
Alexander Pope
D
Ben Jonson
Question 20
Who is called the 'Rebel Poet'?
A
P. B. Shelly
B
John Keats
C
S. T. Coleridge
D
Lord Byron
There are 20 questions to complete.

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