English literature solved MCQ online quiz 87

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Milton's is an elegy on the death of a learned friend Edward King.
A
Paradise Lost
B
On His Blindness
C
Lycidas
D
Aereopagitica
Question 2
When was Charles Dickens's novel David Copperfield published?
A
1840
B
1850
C
1855
D
1860
Question 3
Mr. Hardcastle had a likeness for everything that is.....
A
New
B
Old
C
Unique
D
Expensive
Question 4
Which of these book is not written by Swift?
A
Rape of the Lock
B
Gulliver's Travels
C
The Conduct of Allies
D
The Battle of the Books
Question 5
Viola falls in love with.....
A
Sebastian
B
Antonio
C
Count Orsino
D
Sir Toby
Question 6
To where Walton's expedition was headed when he meets the gigantic figure and the emaciated Victor?
A
Africa
B
North Pole
C
Bermuda
D
Galapagos
Question 7
According to Aristotle Ethos and Dionoia are?
A
The tragic and discursive elements
B
The tragic and melodramatic elements
C
The moral element and the intellectual element
D
The immoral elements and conjectural elements.
Question 8
Shakespeare wrote
A
Tragedies
B
Comedies
C
Poems
D
All of above
Question 9
When I was going out, some guests.....
A
drop in
B
dropped in
C
are dropping in
D
drops in
Question 10
What did the God put in the mother's mouth?
A
The taste of manna from heaven
B
A great deal of complaints and grievances
C
Words of advice for the white population
D
A song and a prayer
Question 11
With which poet did S. T. Coleridge founded the Romantic movement in English Literature?
A
W. Wordsworth
B
Lord Byron
C
Shelly
D
John Keats
Question 12
Elizabeth is a character from Jane Austen's:
A
Emma
B
Pride and Prejudice
C
Mansfield Palck
D
Northanger Abby
Question 13
Arthur Clarke is known as-
A
a science fiction writer
B
a modern dramatist
C
a famous English Novelist
D
A short story writer
Question 14
What had been done to the two roads by those passing?
A
Worn them equally
B
Made hoof marks with their horses
C
Strewn them with litter
D
Plucked all the flowers alongside
Question 15
What is literature?
A
writing about society
B
reflection of society
C
literary works
D
different customs
Question 16
What is Mrs. Moore's fate?
A
she is charged with obstruction of justice
B
she dies on a boat
C
she fights for Aziz's innocence
D
she is blackmailed by Indians
Question 17
What was the name of the old man that Hughie met at Trevor's studio?
A
Monsieur Gustav Naudin
B
Baron Hausberg
C
Baron Georges Ramponneau
D
Monsieur Forestier
Question 18
What served as the inspiration for Percy Bysshe Shelley's poems to the working classes A Song: Men of England and England in 1819?
A
the organization of a working class men's choral group in Southern England
B
the Battle of Waterloo
C
the Peterloo Massacre
D
the first Reform Bill, passed in 1832, which aimed to bring greater Parliamentary representation to the working classes
Question 19
When every member of the king's domestic and political systems moved smoothly in its appointed course, how did the king behave?
A
He was barbaric and ruthless
B
He was calm and genial.
C
He was pompous and angry
D
He was loving and progressive
Question 20
The phrase 'trunk less legs' in the poem 'Ozymandias' refers to.....
A
hug legs
B
legs without toes
C
legs without body
D
beautiful legs
Question 20 Explanation: 
The phrase 'trunk less legs' in the poem 'Ozymandias' refers to legs without body.
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