English literature solved MCQ online quiz 67

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The publication of marks the beginning of Romantic Age.....
A
Communist Manifesto
B
On the Origin of Species
C
Lyrical Ballads
D
The Defence of Poetry
Question 2
Who is the writer of The Old English Period?
A
William Shakespeare
B
William Wordsworth
C
Lord Tennyson
D
Caedmon
Question 2 Explanation: 
Caedmon is the writer of The Old English Period.
Question 3
Which one of the following poets was appointed Poet Laureate in the year 1813?
A
Tennyson
B
Byron
C
Southey
D
Wordsworth
Question 4
The Greek word for purgation is.....
A
Catharsis
B
Purification
C
Cleansing
D
All these
Question 5
The story is set in.....
A
Limapore
B
Chandrapore
C
Shandipore
D
Bendrapore
Question 6
Angoori was vey proud of her jewellery.
A
Gold
B
silver
C
diamond
D
None of the above
Question 7
For which one Toni Morrison won Nobel Prize?
A
Beloved
B
Song of Solomon
C
The Bluest Eye
D
Tar Baby
Question 8
He was not a Renaissance writer.
A
William Shakespeare
B
Sir Philip Sidney
C
Christopher Marlowe
D
Sir Thomas Malory
Question 9
Which statement(s) about inventions during the Industrial Revolution are true?
A
Hand labor became less common with the invention of power-driven machinery.
B
Velcro replaced buttons and snaps.
C
Steam, as opposed to wind and water, became a primary source of power.
D
both A and C
Question 10
What was most frequently considered a source of pleasure and an object of inquiry by Augustan poets?
A
civilization
B
woman
C
alcohol
D
nature
Question 11
The Restoration Age is essentially the
A
age of satire
B
age of gaiety
C
age gaiety and foppery
D
age of epical poetry
Question 12
Teddy Henfrey is introduced in the chapter.
A
First
B
Second
C
Sixth
D
Twelve
Question 13
What is a Miracle Play?
A
a play of tragedy
B
a play of comedy
C
a play in fiction
D
a supernatural religious drama
Question 14
Second time David got married with.....
A
Emily
B
Agnes
C
Dora
D
None of the above
Question 15
She is slow..... sure.
A
as
B
but
C
for
D
of
Question 16
Which is the rhyme scheme of Shakespearean sonnet?
A
abab cdcd efef gg
B
abba cdcd efg efg
C
abab cde cde efg efg
D
abba cde cde e egg
Question 17
The author requests his teacher.....
A
to be an expert in the subject
B
to be a strict teacher
C
to be kind
D
None of the above
Question 18
What are the names of Mrs. Moore's children?
A
Ronny, Stella and Ralph
B
Roland, Ronny and Stella
C
Roy, Ronny and Stella
D
Roger, Roland and Stella
Question 19
Shakespeare's only son Hamnet died in------------?
A
1595
B
1596
C
1597
D
1598
Question 20
According to a theater licensing act, repealed in 1843, what was meant by legitimate drama?
A
The dramaturge and playwright had to be related.
B
All of the actors were male.
C
All of the actors were British.
D
The play was spoken.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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