English literature solved MCQ online quiz 170

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is the first novel of H. Lawrence?
A
The White Peacock
B
The Trespasser
C
Sons and Lovers
D
Women in Love
Question 2
Ophelia, Julia, Viola, Imogen are the characters created by
A
Richardson
B
Fielding
C
Hardy
D
Shakespeare
Question 3
When did Robert Frost's first child born?
A
1899
B
1896
C
1897
D
1898
Question 3 Explanation: 
Robert Frost's first child was born in 1896
Question 4
The narrator used a pen-knife to?
A
Cut the cat's tail
B
Gouge out one of cat's eyes
C
Extract the thrown embedded in the cat's paw
D
None of the above
Question 5
'Macbeth and Oedipus' is by:
A
W. H. Auden
B
Earnest Jones
C
Nicoll
D
Freud
Question 6
What do you mean Ode?
A
a lyric poem
B
a short poem
C
a ballad
D
a sonnet
Question 7
Hamlet was killed by:
A
Polonius
B
Learteus
C
Claudius
D
None of these
Question 8
Charles Lamb was.....
A
an Essayist
B
a novelist
C
an epic poem
D
a dramatist
Question 8 Explanation: 
Charles Lamb was an Essayist.
Question 9
laughed at Calpurnia's dream and forced Caesar to go out of the house.
A
Mark Antony
B
Cassius
C
Casca
D
Decius
Question 10
How many years of happiness was Dr Faustus promised by the Devil?
A
16
B
20
C
24
D
28
Question 11
Mr. Jaggers, in Great Expectations, is a
A
lawyer
B
postman
C
Judge
D
School teacher
Question 12
What was the nickname of Mary I?
A
Bloody Mary
B
Mary, Mary Quite Contrary
C
Mary, Queen of Scots
D
None of the Above
Question 13
How many books were originally planned to form the work The Faerie Queene?
A
18
B
23
C
12
D
8
Question 14
Gopi lived in
A
Trivandrum
B
Bombay
C
Delhi
D
Dubai
Question 15
Which of the following is not a Shakespeare tragedy?
A
Titus Andronicus
B
Othello
C
Macbeth
D
None of the above
Question 16
Conrad's Heart of Darkness is a powerful portrayal of
A
Social awareness
B
moral dilemma
C
struggle for power
D
evil and corruption
Question 17
What was the techni colour feature of the film that the protagonist acted in?
A
The Human Nose
B
The Submarine
C
The Nose and the Submarine
D
The Human submarine
Question 18
Romantic poetry about the natural world uses descriptions of nature.....
A
to depict a metaphysical concept of nature by endowing it with traits normally associated with humans
B
as a means to demonstrate and discuss the processes of human thinking
C
symbolically to suggest that natural objects correspond to an inner, spiritual world
D
All the above
Question 19
As a moralist J. S. Mill develops the doctrine of:
A
Utilitarianism
B
Radicalism
C
Puritanism
D
None of these
Question 20
What did Ram Bharosa do when he had a headache?
A
he applied balm
B
he applied a leech to his temple
C
he made his servant massage it
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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