How Well Do You Know William Godwin?

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How Well Do You Know William Godwin? - Quiz

He was a well-known and successful 18th Century English writer and philosopher. He was also a romantic man as well as an amazing father. He may have lost the love of his life once but his passion for writing never died. So, how much do you know about him? Take our quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was he born?
    • A. 

      March 3, 1757

    • B. 

      January 3, 1756

    • C. 

      May 3, 1756

    • D. 

      March 3, 1756

  • 2. 
    Who was his daughter?
    • A. 

      Elisabeth Shelley

    • B. 

      Ann Stuart

    • C. 

      Mary Shelley

    • D. 

      Dorothy Shelley

  • 3. 
    What's his first published work?
    • A. 

      Life of Lord Chatham

    • B. 

      Anarchism

    • C. 

      Frankeinstein

    • D. 

      Count Dracula

  • 4. 
    When did he publish his first work?
    • A. 

      In 1783

    • B. 

      In 1780

    • C. 

      In 1790

    • D. 

      In 1793

  • 5. 
    In what year did he publish sketches of history?
    • A. 

      1780

    • B. 

      1784

    • C. 

      1785

    • D. 

      1787

  • 6. 
    Where did he meet his wife Mary Wollstonecraft?
    • A. 

      At a park

    • B. 

      In Ireland

    • C. 

      At the home of their mutual publisher

    • D. 

      In new York

  • 7. 
    Who was his second wife?
    • A. 

      Jane Clairmont

    • B. 

      Mary Clairmont

    • C. 

      Mary Jane Clairmont

    • D. 

      Mary Jane Howard

  • 8. 
    Which famous book did Mary Goodwin write?
    • A. 

      The wolf of London

    • B. 

      Nosferatu

    • C. 

      Dracula

    • D. 

      Frankenstein

  • 9. 
    What was Mary Goodwin's Penname?
    • A. 

      Betty Boo

    • B. 

      Mary Shelley

    • C. 

      Natasha Kinski

    • D. 

      Layla Hadid

  • 10. 
    What's the other name for the book Frankenstein?
    • A. 

      Doctor Who

    • B. 

      Promotheus

    • C. 

      Doctor Frankenstein

    • D. 

      The Modern Prometheus

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