Quiz On London 1802 Poem

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Poems are a creative way to communicate. The London, 1802 poem is one of the widely known poems of William Wordsworth. This quiz in MCQ questions and answers format tests your understanding of the poem, which is about London and the British people. Poems invoke diverse emotions and feelings; some may have deeper meanings, and for some, what you read is what you get. Explore the poem and answer the questions below to see how polished your poem skills are. If you like the quiz, share it with your friends and family. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The imagery in the poem is mainly about
    • A. 

      Machinery

    • B. 

      Prison

    • C. 

      Birth

    • D. 

      Nature

  • 2. 
    What is Wordsworth's attitude towards Milton?
    • A. 

      Enamored

    • B. 

      Reverent

    • C. 

      Optimistic

    • D. 

      Frustrated

  • 3. 
    What type of sonnet does London 1802 follow?
    • A. 

      The English (or Shakespearian) Sonnet

    • B. 

      The Italian (or Petrarchan) Sonnet

    • C. 

      The Spenserian Sonnet

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    What is Wordsworth's opinion of London in 1802?
    • A. 

      The Industrial Revolution has caused positive progress in London.

    • B. 

      Progress has stalled and a social awakening is much needed.

    • C. 

      King Milton should step down from the throne.

    • D. 

      Milton should lead the Luddite anti-technology revolt.

  • 5. 
    What is the tone of the poem?
    • A. 

      The tone starts out as self-deprecating, then shifts to apologetic.

    • B. 

      The tone starts out as confused, then shifts to uncooperative.

    • C. 

      The tone starts out as frustrated and disappointed, then shifts to hopeful and allegorical.

    • D. 

      The tone starts out as excited, then shifts to melancholic.

  • 6. 
    The shift in tone occurs in which of the following lines
    • A. 

      The heroic wealth of hall and bower

    • B. 

      Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness

    • C. 

      When stars and sea join together

    • D. 

      Oh! raise us up, return to us again

  • 7. 
    What does the fen represent?
    • A. 

      London's inability to flourish in important areas due to the Industrial Revolution.

    • B. 

      Wordsworth's wish for London to fly away like a bird, liberated.

    • C. 

      London's fluid nature

    • D. 

      The outbreak of cholera in England due to dirty water being consumed

  • 8. 
    Why is enjambment used?
    • A. 

      To spice things up

    • B. 

      Just 'cause

    • C. 

      To keep the flow going

    • D. 

      To confuse readers

  • 9. 
    Which literary device does Wordsworth use when he addresses MIlton?
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Apostrophe

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 10. 
    Why is the poem called London, 1802?
    • A. 

      Because Wordsworth wishes to return to London back in 1802

    • B. 

      Because Milton died in London in 1802

    • C. 

      Because Wordsworth was born in London in 1802

    • D. 

      Because it is about London in 1802

  • 11. 
    What was Mia's accent?
    • A. 

      Australian

    • B. 

      South-African

    • C. 

      Scot-Irish

    • D. 

      Serbian

  • 12. 
    The picture of London created in the poem is
    • A. 

      Horrifying

    • B. 

      Pleasant

    • C. 

      Majestic

    • D. 

      Dull

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