English literature solved MCQ online quiz 93

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Sudha is the daughter of.....
A
Milkman
B
Headman
C
Flower seller
D
None of the above
Question 2
In the closing line of the story what does the author call Della and her husband?
A
Fools.
B
Foolish children.
C
Magi.
D
Selfish individuals.
Question 3
Which of the following is not a novel by Thomas Hardy?
A
The Return of the Native
B
The Mayor of Casterbridge
C
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
D
The Pickwick Papers
Question 4
According to Forster, which character best represents harmony between east and west?
A
Mrs. Moore
B
Mahmoud Ali
C
Cyril Fielding
D
Professor Godbole
Question 5
Which work of Dr. Johnson is a biographical-cum-critical account of fifty-two poets?
A
Rambler
B
Lives of the Poets
C
Rasselas
D
None of the above
Question 6
Horace considers to be the most suitable for tragedy, comedy and satirical verse.
A
iambic metre
B
dactylic hexameter
C
elegiac measure
D
pyrrhic
Question 7
Which character in ''Uncle Tom's Cabin'' directly opposes the Fugitive Slave Law?
A
Senator Bird
B
Mrs. Bird
C
St. Clare
D
Haley
Question 8
The poem ''Solitary Reaper'' contains
A
28 lines
B
30 lines
C
32 lines
D
34 lines
Question 9
Who is the writer of The Middle English Period?
A
William Shakespeare, Lord Tennyson
B
William Wordsworth
C
Durante degli Alighieri (Dante)
D
Lord Tennyson
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dante is the writer of The Middle English Period.
Question 10
According to Gobinda, who was going to handle the business of his father?
A
His cousin
B
the eldest son
C
his brother
D
the youngest son
Question 11
''None of thou shalt be my paramour'' these words are attributed to:
A
Helen of Troy-Dr. Faustus
B
Marlow's Jew of Malta
C
Marlow's Tamburlaine
D
None of these
Question 12
Surendra is weak.....English.
A
in
B
on
C
at
D
by
Question 13
Which of the following is true about public theaters in Elizabethan England?
A
They relied on admission charges, an innovation of the period.
B
The early versions were oval in shape.
C
They were located outside the city limits of London.
D
all of the above
Question 14
Prospero enslaves a devil named.....
A
Ariel
B
Caliban
C
Stefano
D
Trinculo
Question 15
From Whom did Narayan received a cable?
A
His friend Pradip
B
His friend Purna
C
His friend Pratima
D
None of the above
Question 16
The Chorus in T. S. Eliot's play ''Murder in the Cathedral'', consist of
A
The women of Canterbury
B
The priests of Canterbury
C
The men of Canterbury
D
The servants of Thomas Becket
Question 17
The Stream of Consciousness novel is used interchangeably with the term.....
A
Exterior monologue
B
Interior monologue
C
Interior dialogue
D
Exterior dialogue
Question 18
'Essay on Criticism' is written by-
A
Alexander Pope
B
T.S. Eliot
C
Jonathan Swift
D
H. Fielding
Question 19
''O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; It is the green-ey'd monster, which doth mock The meat it feeds on.''-quoted from?
A
Dr. Faustus
B
Macbeth
C
Hamlet
D
Othello
Question 20
Ferdinand is the son of.....
A
Prospero
B
Antonio
C
Sebastian
D
Alonso
There are 20 questions to complete.

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