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  • 1. 
    The Edgar Allan Poe Museum opened in which year?
    • A. 

      1875

    • B. 

      1918

    • C. 

      1922

    • D. 

      1901

  • 2. 
    How old was Edgar Allan Poe when his mother died?
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      28

    • C. 

      Nine

    • D. 

      Not Yet Three

  • 3. 
    What name did Edgar Allan Poe use when he enlisted in the Army?
    • A. 

      Ernest Poulson

    • B. 

      David Perry

    • C. 

      Edgar A. Perry

    • D. 

      He Never Enlisted In The Army

  • 4. 
    What was the first name of Edgar Allan Poe's wife?
    • A. 

      Geraldine

    • B. 

      Bernice

    • C. 

      Virginia

    • D. 

      Harriet

  • 5. 
    Under which name did Poe publish his first works?
    • A. 

      Anonymous

    • B. 

      Emerson

    • C. 

      A Bostonian

    • D. 

      Byron

  • 6. 
    In Edgar Allan Poe's story "The Spectacles", what was the main character's name?
    • A. 

      Bob

    • B. 

      Simpson

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Calvin

  • 7. 
    In what year did Edgar Allan Poe die?
    • A. 

      1829

    • B. 

      1849

    • C. 

      1879

    • D. 

      1921

  • 8. 
    In what year was Edgar Allan Poe born?
    • A. 

      1798

    • B. 

      1814

    • C. 

      1849

    • D. 

      1809

  • 9. 
    What were the names of Edgar Allan Poe's parents?
    • A. 

      Robert And Virginia

    • B. 

      David And Elizabeth

    • C. 

      William And Emily

    • D. 

      John And Frances

  • 10. 
    In Edgar Allan Poe's story "The Black Cat", what was the cat's name?
    • A. 

      Yetterbire

    • B. 

      Pluto

    • C. 

      Francisco

    • D. 

      Lucifer

  • 11. 
    In what year did Edgar Allan Poe's wife die?
    • A. 

      1847

    • B. 

      1837

    • C. 

      1839

    • D. 

      1843

  • 12. 
    What were allegedly Poe's last words?
    • A. 

      I Have Had A Good Life

    • B. 

      I Die As I Lived, In Misery And Pain

    • C. 

      Lord Help My Poor Soul

    • D. 

      Please, One More Drink

  • 13. 
    Who did Edgar Allan Poe allegedly make his literary executor a few months before his death?
    • A. 

      Rufus Griswold

    • B. 

      Henry Poe

    • C. 

      Stephen Marlowe

    • D. 

      Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

  • 14. 
    Who is the protagonist in "Berenice", a story by Edgar Allen Poe?
    • A. 

      Auguste Dupin

    • B. 

      Berenice

    • C. 

      Egaeus

    • D. 

      Simpson

  • 15. 
    From what work did Poe take the line "Whose heart-strings are a lute", used in his poem "Israfel"?
    • A. 

      The Bible

    • B. 

      Aeschylus's The Clouds

    • C. 

      Homer's The Odyssey

    • D. 

      The Koran

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