English literature solved MCQ online quiz 189

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What does the old man remove and eat from the belly of a dolphin?
A
Shrimp
B
Flying fish
C
Seaweed
D
Piranha
Question 2
Karl Marx was born in-
A
Germany
B
India
C
Russia
D
England
Question 3
The Elgin Marbles inspired Keats to write:
A
Endymion
B
Lamia
C
The Grecian Urn
D
Melancholy
Question 4
'The Origin of Species' is written by-
A
Newton
B
Charles Darwin
C
Galileo
D
Mary Curie
Question 5
Oedipus Complex is?
A
a kind of physical ailment
B
a kind of vitamin
C
a brother's attraction towards his sister
D
a son's attraction towards his mother
Question 6
Which of the following is not a character in Paradise Lost?
A
Eve
B
God
C
Satan
D
Jonah
Question 7
Who is the father of English novel?
A
Thomas hardy
B
T.S. Eliot
C
Henry Fielding
D
None of the above
Question 7 Explanation: 
Henry Fielding is the father of English novel.
Question 8
How often did the periodical The Rambler appear in week?
A
Daily
B
Once
C
Twice
D
Thrice
Question 9
is wrongly framed for Dr. Robinson's death.
A
Muff Potter
B
Injun Joe
C
Harper
D
Huckleberry Finn
Question 10
'Samson Agonistes' is Milton's Greek style.....
A
Tragedy
B
Comedy
C
Tragi-comedy
D
Epic poetry
Question 11
Parson Adams and Squire Western are creations of:
A
Richardson
B
Sterne
C
Fielding
D
Smollett
Question 12
Confessions of an English Opium Eater was written by:
A
Charles Lamb
B
John Ruskin
C
Maria Edgeworth
D
Thomas de Quencey
Question 13
In the Prologue, Romeo and Juliet are described as
A
''Star-struck lovers''
B
''Star-crossed lovers''
C
''Star-crazed lovers''
D
''Star-bright lovers''
Question 14
Macbeth hires assassins to murder Banquo's son, name.
A
Angus
B
Ross
C
Fleance
D
Lennox
Question 15
Who believed that drama should be concerned with philosophy, politics and social problems?
A
William Shakespeare
B
G.W. Hegel
C
Arthur Miller
D
G. Shaw
Question 16
What the term Allegory refers?
A
a kind short story
B
a long narrative poem
C
a figurative story
D
a comic play
Question 17
Mrs. Marwood is.....
A
the mistress of Fainalll
B
Mirabell's friend
C
Lady Wishfort's niece
D
None of above
Question 18
Which subject did Griffin select for study?
A
Chemistry
B
Biology
C
Zoology
D
Physics
Question 19
'A poison Tree' is written by?
A
John Keats
B
Robert Herrick
C
William Wordsworth
D
William Blake
Question 20
Wishfort, who is years old, is vain and susceptible to false flattery.
A
35
B
45
C
55
D
65
There are 20 questions to complete.

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