Do You Know Robinson Crusoe?

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Do You Know Robinson Crusoe? - Quiz

Have you read the novel, Robinson Crusoe? What do you know about this novel? Who is the author of this Robinson Crusoe? The quiz below will test your knowledge regarding it. Robinson Crusoe is a novel first published in April 1719. It is an autobiography of Robinson Kreutznaer. It is regarded as the first realistic fiction in the literary world. What else do you know about it? Attempt this quiz and see if you score full marks on this super easy test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is the author of Robinson Crusoe?

    • A.

      Daniel Bush

    • B.

      Daniel Defoe

    • C.

      Daniel Foe 

    • D.

      Daniel Adams

    Correct Answer
    B. Daniel Defoe
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Daniel Defoe because he is the actual author of the famous novel Robinson Crusoe.

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  • 2. 

    Robinson Kreutznaer was a castaway on the tropical island near

    • A.

      Arica

    • B.

      Trinidad

    • C.

      India

    • D.

      Brazil

    Correct Answer
    B. Trinidad
    Explanation
    Robinson Kreutznaer being a castaway on the tropical island near Trinidad is the correct answer because Trinidad is a tropical island located in the Caribbean Sea. It is known for its beautiful beaches, rich biodiversity, and vibrant culture. The mention of "tropical island" in the question suggests that the location is in a warm and exotic place, which aligns with Trinidad's geographical characteristics. Additionally, Trinidad has a history of being a popular destination for shipwrecks and castaways due to its location in the Caribbean.

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  • 3. 

    How many years did Robinson Kreutznaer spend on the island?

    • A.

      20

    • B.

      24

    • C.

      28

    • D.

      22

    Correct Answer
    C. 28
    Explanation
    Robinson Kreutznaer spent 28 years on the island.

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  • 4. 

    The Robinson Crusoe was written in what language?

    • A.

      French

    • B.

      Spanish

    • C.

      German

    • D.

      English

    Correct Answer
    D. English
    Explanation
    Robinson Crusoe is a novel written by Daniel Defoe, an English author, in the English language. The story follows the adventures of Robinson Crusoe, a castaway who spends years on a deserted island. The novel was first published in 1719 and has since become a classic of English literature.

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  • 5. 

    Robinson Crusoe escaped from his slave master in a boat with

    • A.

      King

    • B.

      Xury

    • C.

      Thomas

    • D.

      Alexander

    Correct Answer
    B. Xury
    Explanation
    Robinson Crusoe escaped from his slave master in a boat with Xury. Xury was a young African boy who had been captured by the same slave master. Together, they managed to seize an opportunity and flee in the boat. Xury proved to be a valuable companion to Crusoe during their time on the island, as they faced various challenges and worked together to survive.

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  • 6. 

    With the help of the Portuguese captain, Crusoe acquired a

    • A.

      Boat

    • B.

      Slave

    • C.

      Plantation

    • D.

      Fortune

    Correct Answer
    C. Plantation
    Explanation
    The passage states that Crusoe acquired something with the help of the Portuguese captain. The options provided are boat, slave, plantation, and fortune. Out of these options, a plantation is the most likely thing that Crusoe would acquire with the help of the captain. A plantation requires land and resources, which the captain could potentially provide. Additionally, owning a plantation would align with Crusoe's desire for wealth and success. Therefore, the most logical answer is plantation.

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  • 7. 

    The two prisoners saved by Crusoe were a spaniard and  

    • A.

      Xury's father

    • B.

      Crusoe's father

    • C.

      Friday's father

    • D.

      Alexander's father 

    Correct Answer
    C. Friday's father
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Friday's father. In the novel "Robinson Crusoe" by Daniel Defoe, Crusoe encounters Friday, a native of the island he is stranded on. Crusoe learns that Friday's father was one of the prisoners saved by him. This detail is significant as it highlights Crusoe's role as a savior and emphasizes the bond between Crusoe and Friday.

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  • 8. 

    The native cannibals were killed by Crusoe and 

    • A.

      Friday

    • B.

      Xury

    • C.

      Captain

    • D.

      Pirates

    Correct Answer
    A. Friday
    Explanation
    Friday is the correct answer because in the novel "Robinson Crusoe" by Daniel Defoe, Crusoe rescues Friday from a group of cannibals who were about to kill him. Friday becomes Crusoe's loyal companion and helps him in various tasks on the island. Therefore, it can be inferred that Friday played a role in killing the native cannibals.

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  • 9. 

    Crusoe left the island in 

    • A.

      June 1687

    • B.

      April 1687

    • C.

      March 1687

    • D.

      January 1687

    Correct Answer
    A. June 1687
    Explanation
    Crusoe left the island in June 1687. This can be inferred from the information given in the question.

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  • 10. 

    Crusoe visited Portugal in the company of 

    • A.

      Captain

    • B.

      Alexander

    • C.

      Xury

    • D.

      Friday

    Correct Answer
    D. Friday
    Explanation
    Crusoe visited Portugal in the company of Friday.

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