English literature solved MCQ online quiz 72

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who of the following is a famous epic poet in English literature?
A
William Shakespeare
B
Lord Tennyson
C
William Wordsworth
D
John Milton
Question 1 Explanation: 
John Milton is a famous epic poet in English literature.
Question 2
Shamnath's mother had sold off her
A
bangles
B
earrings
C
nose ring
D
necklace
Question 3
In epic the theme is always in the.....
A
Middle
B
End
C
Beginning
D
None of the above
Question 4
'Leir of Britain', on whose legend King Lear is based was a:
A
Pre-Roman French king
B
Pre-Roman British king
C
Pre-Roman Spanish king
D
Pre-Roman Celtic king
Question 5
Which of the following was not considered a type of the alienated, romantic visionary?
A
Prometheus
B
Satan
C
Napoleon
D
George III
Question 6
During the late Victorian times, women were judged by standards.
A
man-made
B
feminine
C
government
D
dual
Question 7
Which of the following is a 19th century woman novelist?
A
Emily Dickinson
B
Ezra Pound
C
Virginia Woolf
D
George Eliot
Question 8
Who wrote ''The Massacre at Paris''?
A
Shakespeare
B
Christopher Marlowe
C
Edmund Spenser
D
john Milton
Question 9
Which of the following art forms is not included in the Natyashashtra?
A
drama
B
music
C
dance
D
painting
Question 10
Shakespeare's Henry IV, Pt I contains his?
A
senecan attitude
B
patriotism
C
love of nature
D
platonic ideals
Question 11
Who is Thomas Percy in Henry IV, Pt I?
A
Earl of Northumberland
B
Earl of March
C
Earl of Douglas
D
Earl of Worcester
Question 12
Who is the writer of The Jacobean Period?
A
Caedmon
B
Dante
C
Henry Vaughan
D
Cynewulf
Question 12 Explanation: 
Henry Vaughan is the writer of The Jacobean Period.
Question 13
Asian Drama is written by-
A
G.B. Shaw
B
W.B Yeats
C
Albert Camue
D
Gunner Myrdal
Question 14
Gopi's bag contained only files.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 15
'The rainbow' is.....
A
a poem by Wordsworth
B
a short story by Somerset Maugham
C
a novel by D. H. Lawrence
D
a verse by Coleridge
Question 15 Explanation: 
'The rainbow' is a novel by D. H. Lawrence.
Question 16
Who is Wordsworth's Sister?
A
Dorothy
B
Shirley
C
Agnes
D
Anna
Question 17
When was Samuel Taylor Coleridge born?
A
November 12, 1762
B
January 10, 1789
C
October 21, 1772
D
September 8, 1764
Question 18
The Pilgrim's Progress is an.....
A
Elegy
B
Epic
C
Euphemism
D
Allegory
Question 19
Who is the writer of the book 'Pride and Prejudice'?
A
John Milton
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Charles Dickens
D
Jane Austen
Question 19 Explanation: 
Jane Austin is the writer of the book 'Pride and Prejudice'.
Question 20
is Orlando's elder brother.
A
Frederick
B
Sir Rowland de Bois
C
Oliver
D
Charles
There are 20 questions to complete.

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