Amazing Quiz On Literature - 3

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  • 1. 
    Who is the narrator of "The Handmaid's Tale"?
    • A. 

      Cassie

    • B. 

      Serena

    • C. 

      Offred

    • D. 

      Myrna

  • 2. 
    Who wrote the book "Barbary Shore"?
    • A. 

      Robert Louis Stevenson

    • B. 

      Jack London

    • C. 

      Erskine Caldwell

    • D. 

      Norman Mailer

  • 3. 
    Which one of these people did not receive an honorary degree from Harvard?
    • A. 

      Andy Warhol

    • B. 

      Shah Of Iran

    • C. 

      Ravi Shankar

    • D. 

      Alan Greenspan

  • 4. 
    "Sometime during eternity some guys show up" is the beginning of a poem by whom?
    • A. 

      Anne Sexton

    • B. 

      Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    • C. 

      E. E. Cummings

    • D. 

      T.S. Eliot

  • 5. 
    Who wrote the book "The Perfect Storm"?
    • A. 

      Oliver Stone

    • B. 

      Juice Newton

    • C. 

      Peter Benchley

    • D. 

      Sebastian Junger

  • 6. 
    Who wrote, "Odour of Chrysanthemums"?
    • A. 

      D.H. Lawrence

    • B. 

      Somerset Maugham

    • C. 

      Nadine Gordimer

    • D. 

      William Faulkner

  • 7. 
    Who wrote the short story, "Miriam"?
    • A. 

      Philip Roth

    • B. 

      Saul Bellow

    • C. 

      Graham Greene

    • D. 

      Truman Capote

  • 8. 
    Who wrote the short story, "The Man from Mars"?
    • A. 

      Ann Beattie

    • B. 

      Kay Boyle

    • C. 

      Margaret Atwood

    • D. 

      Joyce Carol Oates

  • 9. 
    Who wrote "A Silver Dish"?
    • A. 

      Bernard Malamud

    • B. 

      Robert Penn Warren

    • C. 

      Philip Roth

    • D. 

      Saul Bellow

  • 10. 
    Who wrote "The Horse-Dealer's Daughter"?
    • A. 

      John Steinbeck

    • B. 

      D.H. Lawrence

    • C. 

      O. Henry

    • D. 

      William Faulkner

  • 11. 
    Erle Stanley Gardner wrote more then 80 novels based on what character?
    • A. 

      Perry Mason

    • B. 

      Don Juan

    • C. 

      Sherlock Holmes

    • D. 

      Hardy Boys

  • 12. 
    What was the cargo of the H.M.S. Bounty during the famous mutiny in 1789?
    • A. 

      Gold

    • B. 

      Clothing

    • C. 

      Trees

    • D. 

      Silver

  • 13. 
    Which one of these is NOT a brother in "The Brothers Karamazov"?
    • A. 

      Dmitri

    • B. 

      Ivan

    • C. 

      Alyosha

    • D. 

      Olaf

  • 14. 
    What does Charlie Brown's father do for a living?
    • A. 

      Tree Salesmen

    • B. 

      Car Salesmen

    • C. 

      Barber

    • D. 

      Teacher

  • 15. 
    Who wrote "The Osterman Weekend"?
    • A. 

      Stephen King

    • B. 

      Norman Mailer

    • C. 

      Truman Capote

    • D. 

      Robert Ludlum

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