English literature solved MCQ online quiz 8

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which famous Shakespeare play does the quote, ''Neither a borrower nor a lender be'' come from?
A
Cymbeline
B
Hamlet
C
Titus Andronicus
D
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Question 2
The poet addresses Miss Pushpa as:
A
Dear friend
B
Respected Madam
C
Darling pal
D
Dear sister
Question 3
Lear curses.....'s womb
A
Cordelia
B
Regan
C
Goneril
D
Rosalind
Question 4
The represents the four different levels of the play, from the outside.
A
nagamandala
B
graphic mandala
C
chakra mandala
D
sullamandala
Question 5
Expressed in Elizabethan poetry as well as court rituals and events, a cult of..... formed around Elizabeth and dictated the nature of relations between herself and her court.
A
ignominy
B
unwarranted abuse
C
odium
D
love
Question 6
''Hell hath no limits, nor is circumscribed In one self-place; for where we are is hell, And where hell is, there must we ever be.''-this famous quotation is cited from?
A
Dr. Faustus
B
Paradise Lost
C
Tempest
D
Macbeth
Question 7
How does the poet know that the port is near?
A
He can see that the land and the jetties in the distance
B
His radar tells him
C
The nature of the tide tell him
D
He can hear the bells and the people exulting
Question 8
How many endings are there in the play Naga-Mandala?
A
2
B
4
C
3
D
None of the above
Question 9
Who is the author of 'Interpretation of Drama'?
A
Saul Bellow
B
Sigmund Freud
C
Samuel Butler
D
Samuel Beckett
Question 10
What is the name of the eccentric scientist in the novel Frankenstein?
A
Victor Frankenstein
B
Paris Frankenstein
C
Mario Frankenstein
D
Kristofer Frankenstein
Question 11
Which powerful figure does Faustus ridicule with his new-found powers?
A
The Pope
B
The Holy Roman Emperor
C
The King of England
D
The King of France
Question 12
Julius Caesar was the ruler of Rome about-
A
1000 years ago
B
1500 years ago
C
2000 years ago
D
3000 years ago
Question 13
Who wrote the poems, ''On death'' and ''Women, Wine, and Snuff?''
A
John Milton
B
John Keats
C
P.B. Shelley
D
William Wordsworth
Question 14
What nationality was Shakespeare?
A
Italian
B
English
C
Scottish
D
Greek
Question 15
Haemoglobin is found in.....
A
urine
B
saliva
C
blood
D
sweat
Question 16
Who invented a powerful chemical to change his own body invisible?
A
Mr.Hall
B
Griffin
C
Mr.Marvel
D
Huxter
Question 17
What did Henry whispered at the auction?
A
Mammy, please don't let me go
B
My wrists are hurting badly and my head too
C
I will beat up all these buyers black and blue
D
I will run away, work and buy your freedom
Question 18
What vice does Tom attempt to convince Augustine Clare to renounce?
A
gambling
B
drinking
C
bribery
D
lying
Question 19
who was the companion of Adam in paradise?
A
satan
B
eve
C
rapheal
D
god
Question 20
''Twelfth night'' is a:
A
Tragedy
B
Comedy
C
Problem play
D
Both a and b
There are 20 questions to complete.

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