English literature solved MCQ online quiz 185

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Ram Mohan was to the countrymen.
A
a burden
B
a welcome accident
C
an unwelcome accident
D
a heroic accident
Question 2
What did Petruchio do when Katherine's horse fell down in the mud and Katherine underneath it?
A
He blamed the horse for hurting his wife.
B
He blamed the servant for the horse's fall.
C
He helped Katherine to stand up and rubbed off the mud from her clothes.
D
He did not do anything.
Question 3
Which of the following statements about Christopher Marlowe are true?
  1. Edward II was written in the last year of Marlowe's life.
  2. Many critics consider Doctor Faustus to be Marlowe's best play.
  3. His Spanish Tragedy comes a close second.
  4. Marlowe was less educated than Shakespeare.
A
III and IV are true.
B
II and IV are true.
C
II and III are true.
D
I and II are true.
Question 4
Nagamadala focusses on different stories.
A
five
B
two
C
three
D
four
Question 5
was Rosemary's husband
A
Philip
B
William
C
Charles
D
John
Question 6
What kind of books are Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders?
A
Travel...books
B
Tragedy
C
Romance
D
Comedy
Question 7
Who is considered to be the father of English novel?
A
Francis Bacon
B
Geoffery Chaucer
C
King Alfred the Great
D
Henry Fielding
Question 7 Explanation: 
Henry Fielding is considered to be the father of English novel
Question 8
The king of the palace..... last week.
A
pass away
B
passed away
C
passing away
D
to pass away
Question 9
Dora is the daughter of------------.
A
Mr.Murdstone
B
Betsey
C
Peggotty
D
Mr. Spenlow
Question 10
The recurrent theme in the novels of Conrad is
A
Crime and punishment
B
pride and prejudice
C
betrayal and deception
D
none of the above
Question 11
Which of the following is the earliest comedy of Shakespeare?
A
A mid summer night's dream
B
Much ado about nothing
C
As you like it
D
Love's labour's lost
Question 12
Who wrote 'The New Arabian Night'?
A
Thomas Hardy
B
W. M. Thackery
C
Charles Dickens
D
R. L. Stevenson
Question 13
Das Capital was published in the year-
A
1867
B
1876
C
1887
D
1878
Question 14
What do you mean by Panegyric or Eulogy? viii
A
a writing of praising distinguished persons
B
a kind of satire
C
A short lyric poem
D
a poem of praising Gods
Question 15
The Way of the World was written by.....
A
Wycherley
B
Dryden
C
Pope
D
Congreve
Question 16
What was the ''solitary highland lass'' doing in ''The Solitary Reaper''?
A
She was reaping and singing
B
She was dancing and singing
C
She was reaping and dancing
D
She was reaping and crying
Question 17
In Indian English, Absent is generally stressed on the syllable both as an adjective and as a verb
A
First
B
Second
C
Third
D
Last
Question 18
How many books have Institutio Oratoria?
A
Ten
B
eleven
C
twelve
D
eight
Question 19
Who of the following is a playwright?
A
Dickens
B
Frost
C
W.B. Yeats
D
G.B. Shaw
Question 20
'Book 1' of 'Paradise Lost' presents Satan with his angels fallen into Hell. When recovered, Satan awakens all his legions and speaks to them. The first he addresses is described as 'one next to himself in power, and next in crime, long after known in Palestine'. What's the name of this fallen angel?
A
Mammon
B
Moloch
C
Beelzebub
D
Ashtaroth
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