English literature solved MCQ online quiz 95

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Antonio conspired against Prospero along with the King of Naples.
A
Ferdinand
B
Alonso
C
Sebastian
D
Gonzalo
Question 2
The main and basic point of the poem Lucy Gray is.....
A
Patriotism
B
Forgiveness
C
Obedience
D
None of the above
Question 3
In 'The Ancient Mariner' is one of the important parts of the poem.
A
Flamingo
B
Albatross
C
Eagle
D
Kite
Question 4
Virginia Woolf was associated with which published the work of advanced thinkers.
A
Oxford press
B
Princeton Press
C
Cambridge press
D
Hogarth press
Question 5
Jack Worthing is a character created by:
A
Shaw
B
Dickens
C
Hardy
D
none of these
Question 6
'All good poetry is spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings' who made this statement?
A
Shelly
B
De Quincey
C
Wordsworth
D
None of these
Question 7
Why is Macduff able to kill Macbeth despite the witches' prophecy?
A
He kills the witches first.
B
He receives a charm from Grinswindle.
C
He is a powerful warlock himself.
D
He was born by cesarean section.
Question 8
The term 'moor' used in the subtitle of the play has been interpreted as which of the following words:
A
Fairy tale
B
Brave heart
C
Warrior
D
African
Question 9
Which is called the Golden Period of English Literature?
A
Elizabethan Age
B
Victorian Age
C
Restoration Period
D
Augustan Age
Question 10
..... is the place where Young Marlow meets Tony Lumpkin for the first time.
A
The Three Pigeons
B
A garden
C
A hotel
D
His house
Question 11
The first regular English comedy, based on the model of the Latin comedy, is attributed to?
A
Nicholas Udall
B
Thomas Colwell
C
Lord Burghley
D
None of the above
Question 12
Pulitzer Prize was first awarded in the year
A
1900
B
1909
C
1917
D
1942
Question 13
Who is the composer of 'Paradise Lost'?
A
John Keats
B
Lord Byron
C
S. T. Coleridge
D
John Milton
Question 13 Explanation: 
John Milton is the composer of 'Paradise Lost'.
Question 14
Who pondered, ''How such united force of gods, how such As stood like these, could ever know repulse?''?
A
Adam
B
Moses
C
Joseph
D
Satan
Question 15
In whose memory did John Milton write Methought I saw my late espoused saint?
A
Edward II
B
Mary Powell
C
Oliver Cromwell
D
Katherine Woodcock
Question 16
What is the title of the first chapter?
A
Griffin arrives Iping
B
The hunter hunted
C
Mr.Marvel's visit to Iping
D
The Invisible Man loses his temper
Question 17
Who is known for his theory of psycho-analysis?
A
Sigmund Freud
B
James Joyce
C
Arthur Miller
D
James Osborn
Question 18
The donkey is a/an.....
A
mammal
B
reptile
C
amphibian
D
insect
Question 19
Shaffer's play 'The Royal Hunt of the Sun' is set in.....
A
South America
B
North America
C
Britain
D
India
Question 20
According to Aristotle
A
a likely improbability is always preferable to an unconvincing probability.
B
a likely improbability is always preferable to an unlikely probability.
C
a likely improbability is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.
D
a likely possibility is always preferable to a convincing impossibility.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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