Literary Genres

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Literary Genres - Quiz

A Quiz to test your knowledge on Literary Genres and Sub-Genres.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a literary genre?
  • 2. 
    List 4 genres and its sub-genre.
  • 3. 
    Give an example of the literary genre Play.
  • 4. 
    Make up a literary genre and explain how did you come up with your decision.
  • 5. 
    Which genre include stories with characters who try to solve a crime or unexplained event?
    • A. 

      Folk Tale

    • B. 

      Mystery

    • C. 

      Historical Fiction

    • D. 

      Realistic Fiction

  • 6. 
    This genre serves as an information source such as an atlas or directory.
    • A. 

      Information

    • B. 

      Biography

    • C. 

      Newspaper

    • D. 

      Reference

  • 7. 
    This is an anonymous, timeless, and place-less story that was originally told rather than written.
    • A. 

      Play

    • B. 

      Fantasy

    • C. 

      Folk Tale

    • D. 

      Reference

  • 8. 
    This genre includes narration demonstrating a useful truth, especially in which animals speak as humans.
    • A. 

      Fantasy

    • B. 

      Play

    • C. 

      Folk Tale

    • D. 

      Fable

  • 9. 
    _____ includes words arranged in metrical pattern, often using rhymed verse in an imaginative style.
    • A. 

      Science Fiction

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Poetry

    • D. 

      Mystery

  • 10. 
    The movie AVATAR fits into which literary genre?
    • A. 

      Mythology

    • B. 

      Science Fiction

    • C. 

      Fantasy

    • D. 

      Realistic Fiction

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