Classic Chinese Novels! Literature Trivia Quiz

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Chinese literature is as old and vibrant as Greek literature. It is also based upon their heroes, culture, and some historicla events that have marked some of their most vibrant dynasties. Mist of the classical Chinese novels show how much pride they have in their culture and also the genius of these classic authors. So, how much do you know about Classic Chinese novels? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who wrote "Romance of 3 Kingdoms"?

    • A.

      Luo Zhuan

    • B.

      Lin Gangan

    • C.

      Luo Guanzhong

    • D.

      Lin Ganzong

    Correct Answer
    C. Luo Guanzhong
    Explanation
    Luo Guanzhong is the correct answer because he is the author of "Romance of the Three Kingdoms." This historical novel is one of the four great classical novels of Chinese literature and is based on the events during the Three Kingdoms period in ancient China. Luo Guanzhong's work has had a significant impact on Chinese culture and has been widely read and studied for centuries.

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  • 2. 

    Who wrote "Fengshen Yanzi"?

    • A.

      Xu Zhonglin

    • B.

      Zu Zhonglin

    • C.

      Liu Zhonglin

    • D.

      Lui Zhin

    Correct Answer
    A. Xu Zhonglin
    Explanation
    Xu Zhonglin is the correct answer because he is the author of "Fengshen Yanzi".

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  • 3. 

    Who authored "Water Margin"?

    • A.

      Shi Naian

    • B.

      Shi Nin

    • C.

      Ki Nain

    • D.

      Ki Mim

    Correct Answer
    A. Shi Naian
    Explanation
    Shi Naian is the author of "Water Margin."

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  • 4. 

    Who authored "The Scholars"?

    • A.

      Wu Jing Zi

    • B.

      Lu Jin Zi

    • C.

      Wu Jing Jing

    • D.

      Wu Ming

    Correct Answer
    A. Wu Jing Zi
    Explanation
    Wu Jing Zi is the author of "The Scholars".

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  • 5. 

    Who is the author of the book "Dream of the Red Chamber"?

    • A.

      Shao Lin

    • B.

      Cao  Min

    • C.

      Cao Xueqin

    • D.

      Cao Pepin

    Correct Answer
    C. Cao Xueqin
    Explanation
    Cao Xueqin is the author of the book "Dream of the Red Chamber". This novel is one of the four great classical novels of Chinese literature and is considered a masterpiece. It tells the story of the decline of a noble family and explores themes of love, desire, and social hierarchy. Cao Xueqin is also known for his intricate and detailed portrayal of characters and his poetic writing style.

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  • 6. 

    Who wrote "Flowers in the Mirror"?

    • A.

      Shin Ruzhen

    • B.

      Xi Ruzhen

    • C.

      Li Ruzhen

    • D.

      Li Ren

    Correct Answer
    C. Li Ruzhen
    Explanation
    Li Ruzhen wrote "Flowers in the Mirror."

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  • 7. 

    Who wrote "The Travels of Lao Can"?

    • A.

      Liu E

    • B.

      Liu O

    • C.

      Liu C

    • D.

      Liu A

    Correct Answer
    A. Liu E
    Explanation
    Liu E is the correct answer because he is the author of "The Travels of Lao Can".

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  • 8. 

    Who wrote "A Heroic Legend of the Sons and Daughters"?

    • A.

      Wen Kang

    • B.

      Wen Ken

    • C.

      Shen Kang

    • D.

      Shin Ling

    Correct Answer
    A. Wen Kang
    Explanation
    Wen Kang wrote "A Heroic Legend of the Sons and Daughters."

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  • 9. 

    How many chapters are there in the book "A Heroic Legend of the Sons and Daughters"?

    • A.

      30 chapters

    • B.

      10 chapters

    • C.

      40 chapters

    • D.

      20 chapters

    Correct Answer
    C. 40 chapters
    Explanation
    The book "A Heroic Legend of the Sons and Daughters" consists of 40 chapters.

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  • 10. 

    What's the other title for the book "Dream of the Red Chamber"?

    • A.

      A story a Stone

    • B.

      The Story of the Land

    • C.

      The Story of the Stone

    • D.

      The Story of the River

    Correct Answer
    C. The Story of the Stone
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Story of the Stone" because "Dream of the Red Chamber" is also known by this title.

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