English literature solved MCQ online quiz 201

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Why is Thomas Hardy famous for?
A
As a Dramatist
B
As a Sonneteer
C
As a Novelist
D
As a Poet
Question 2
Arthur Hugh Clough became an inspiration for Mathew Arnold's work:
A
the buried life
B
culture and anarchy
C
The Scholor Gypsy
D
essays on criticism
Question 3
The youngest Nobel Prize winner in Literature is
A
George Orwell
B
T.S. Eliot
C
Thomas Hardy
D
Rudyard Kipling
Question 4
The famous diary writer of the Age of Dryden was.....
A
Lord Halifax
B
John Bunyan
C
Thomas Shadwell
D
Samuel Pepys
Question 5
was divided into ten books and then into twelve.
A
Lycidas
B
Samson Agonsites
C
Paradise Lost
D
None of the above
Question 6
Mathilde does not want to go to the palace at the Ministry because.....
A
she has no friends
B
she has no fancy clothes or jewels to wear
C
she is too tired to go
D
she has to finish work at home
Question 7
Shelly was a firm believer in all of the following except:
A
Personal freedom
B
The individual's responsibility to society
C
The power of love
D
Human conduct based on conviction
Question 8
Which of the following poet was not awarded the Nobel Prize?
A
Eliot
B
Yeats
C
Rabindranath Tagore
D
Milton
Question 9
Who wrote the famous novel the ''Three Musketeers''?
A
R. L Stevenson
B
William Shakespeare
C
Sir Walter Scott
D
Alexandre Dumas
Question 9 Explanation: 
Alexandre Dumas is the author of the novel ''Three Musketeers''.
Question 10
Pride and Prejudice was originally a youthful work entitled?
A
'Last Impressions'
B
'False Impressions'
C
'First Impressions'
D
'True Impressions'
Question 11
Why did Schatz stop his family members from entering his room?
A
Because he was angry
B
Because he disliked them
C
Because he feared that his disease was contagious
D
Because he was hiding a secret
Question 12
A prose narrative dealing with events remote from everyday life is called.....
A
Germance
B
British
C
French
D
Romance
Question 13
Samuel Beckett was-iv
A
An English dramatist
B
A Russian dramatist
C
A French dramatist
D
A Spanish dramatist
Question 14
'Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven' has been quoted from-
A
Paradise Regained
B
Paradise Lost
C
Aeneid
D
None of these
Question 15
Who is the author of 'The Old Man and the Sea'?
A
H. Melvile
B
George Orwell
C
Charles Dickens
D
E. Hemingway
Question 15 Explanation: 
E. Hemingway is the author of 'The Old Man and the Sea'.
Question 16
In the 3rd ending, thinks about killing the snake, but Rani devises a way to save the Cobr
A
Rani
B
correctchoice Appanna
C
Kurudavva
Question 17
Which of the following is not indebted to the Gothic genre?
A
William Beckford's Vathek
B
Matthew Lewis's The Monk
C
Tobias Smollett's Roderick Randsom
D
Ann Radcliffe's The Italian
Question 18
Which poem of Keats contains 'Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter'.
A
Ode to Autumn
B
Ode on a Grecian Urn
C
Ode to melancholy
D
None of these
Question 19
The novel Sons and Lovers is written by-
A
D.H. Lawrence
B
T.S. Eliot
C
Hardy
D
Joseph Conrad
Question 20
Who is the heroin of The Tempest?
A
Ophelia
B
Desdemona
C
Miranda
D
Helena
There are 20 questions to complete.

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