How Much Do You Know About Chinese Literature? Trivia Quiz

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Chinese Literature Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz over Chinese Literature.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the founder of Taoism?
    • A. 

      Laotzu

    • B. 

      Chung-tzu

    • C. 

      Lieh-tzu

    • D. 

      Liu An

  • 2. 
    Who was the people's poet?
    • A. 

      Han-shan

    • B. 

      Po Chu-i

    • C. 

      Tu Fu

    • D. 

      Li Po

  • 3. 
    What was the only written record of Confucius' teachings?
    • A. 

      The Book of Songs

    • B. 

      Analects

    • C. 

      The Book of Change

    • D. 

      The Book of Odes

  • 4. 
    How many poems are in The Book of Songs?
    • A. 

      350

    • B. 

      315

    • C. 

      305

    • D. 

      325

  • 5. 
    The Book of Songs was one of the ______ of Confucianism?
    • A. 

      Four Classics

    • B. 

      Three Classics

    • C. 

      Six Classics

    • D. 

      Five Classics

  • 6. 
    Who was the poet's poet?
    • A. 

      Han-shan

    • B. 

      Po Chu-i

    • C. 

      Tu Fu

    • D. 

      Li Po

  • 7. 
    How many of the 20 books were actually Confucius?
    • A. 

      6 or 7

    • B. 

      5 or 6

    • C. 

      7 or 8

    • D. 

      4 or 5

  • 8. 
    Who was "The Old Philosopher?"
    • A. 

      Liu An

    • B. 

      Chuang-tzu

    • C. 

      Laotzu

    • D. 

      Lieh-tzu

  • 9. 
    What religion/philosophy was Confucius the founder of?
    • A. 

      Taoism

    • B. 

      Confucianism

    • C. 

      Buddhism

    • D. 

      Christianity