English literature solved MCQ online quiz 147

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Shelley's Adonais is an elegy on the death of?
A
Milton
B
Coleridge
C
Keats
D
Johnson
Question 2
The Mayor of Caster Bridge was written by:
A
Trollope
B
Thomas Hardy
C
Charles Dickens
D
None of these
Question 3
From where Christopher Marlowe received his early Education?
A
Corpus Christi College
B
Cambridge
C
oxford
D
witternburg
Question 4
What is the full name of the novel Frankenstein?
A
Frankenstein; or, The Monster
B
Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus
C
Frankenstein; or, The Evil Scientist
D
Frankenstein; or, The Devil Within
Question 5
What motivates Mrs.Moore to become depressed and lose her sense of faith?
A
Assault on Adela
B
Echo in the Caves
C
Engagement of Ronny and Adela
D
Ronny's behaviour after Adela's assault
Question 6
What do you mean by Stanza?
A
a division of drama
B
a division of novel
C
a division of story
D
a subdivision of a poem
Question 7
Who is also known as the ''Lady with the Lamp''?
A
Florence Nightingale
B
Sarojini Naidu
C
Rani Laxmibai
D
Bachendri Pal
Question 7 Explanation: 
Florence Nightingale was born in 12 May 1820.Florence Nightingale was an English social reformer and statistician. She is the founder of modern nursing also.Nightingale came to prominence while serving as a manager and trainer of nurses during the Crimean War, in which she organised care for wounded soldiers. She gave nursing a favourable reputation and became an icon of Victorian culture. Especially in the persona of ''The Lady with the Lamp'' making rounds of wounded soldiers at night. Basically, During the Crimean war, Nightingale gained the nickname ''The Lady with the Lamp'' from a phrase in a report.
Question 8
How many of Shakespeare's plays are classified as histories?
A
7
B
10
C
14
D
18
Question 9
How many sons did the professor have?
A
3
B
2
C
4
D
None of the above
Question 10
All English words have primary or secondary
A
Stress
B
Tone
C
Pitch
D
Intonation
Question 11
The span of years covered by the Age of Milton is:
A
1625-1660
B
1550-1630
C
1600-1660
D
None of the above
Question 12
Greek and Latin belong to the group.
A
Eastern
B
Western
C
Southern
D
Northern
Question 13
The poem 'Preludes' throws light on the monotonousness of.....
A
urban life
B
rural life
C
country life
D
the past life
Question 14
To the Lighthouse is written in style.
A
Autobiographical
B
Monologue
C
stream of consciousness
D
epistolary
Question 15
According to Plato, since art merely copies a copy, it is twice removed from.....
A
reality
B
absurdity
C
nature
D
life
Question 16
What is Mrs. Hardcastle's complaint with her husband?
A
He doesn't dress for dinner.
B
He has no taste in furniture.
C
They never have company come to the house.
D
They do not travel to town now and then.
Question 17
In words of more than one syllable, not all the syllables are equally
A
Stressed
B
Placed
C
Used
D
arranged
Question 18
'Money is a tie of all ties. It is a tie which ties and unties all ties' is quotation from
A
Past and Present
B
Of Money
C
Of Marriage
D
None of these
Question 19
Tennyson collaborated with his elder brother Charles in.....
A
Isabel
B
The Palace of Art
C
Poems by Two Brothers
D
In Memoriam
Question 20
Themis means
A
Moral conflict
B
Moral law or order
C
Morality
D
Fate
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