Objective Quiz: 9th Grade English Honors Exam

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English is no doubt the most studied language in the world, and this being said, it is important to ensure that you understand it. Are you a ninth grader getting ready to sit for your English honors exam? If you said yes, then the quiz below is exactly what you need to polish up on your literature knowledge. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     A free verse poem...
    • A. 

      Is meant to be sung

    • B. 

      Has no rhyme, meter, or regular rhythm

    • C. 

      Has no rhyme or meter, but does have a regular rhythm

  • 2. 
    A ballad...
    • A. 

      Is meant to be sung

    • B. 

      Has no rhyme, meter, or regular rhythm

    • C. 

      Has no rhyme or meter, but does have a regular rhythm

  • 3. 
    A narrative...
    • A. 

      Has a beginning, middle, and an end

    • B. 

      Has no plot line

  • 4. 
    An epithet is like a...
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Nickname

  • 5. 
    A really long simile is also known as....
    • A. 

      An epic simile

    • B. 

      A really long simile

  • 6. 
    Characteristics that classify an epic hero are: larger than life, male, of noble birth, struggles and....
    • A. 

      A god

    • B. 

      God-like

    • C. 

      Reflects the views and rules of society

  • 7. 
    An epic poem is
    • A. 

      A short narrative

    • B. 

      A long narrative

    • C. 

      A long ballad

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Main idea is what the story is about; theme is the underlaying message

    • B. 

      Theme is what the story is about; main idea is the underlaying message

    • C. 

      They are the same

  • 9. 
    "Clash", "boom", and "bang" are all examples of
    • A. 

      A metaphor

    • B. 

      A simile

    • C. 

      Onomatopeia