Fun Trivia Questions On 5th Grade - Literature

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  • 1. 
    Which of these is a hyperbole?
    • A. 

      I Could Eat A Horse

    • B. 

      The Horse Is Eating

    • C. 

      She Eats Horsemeat

    • D. 

      I Am A Horse

  • 2. 
    Which is a hyperbole?
    • A. 

      He Is Very Large

    • B. 

      He Is Tall

    • C. 

      He Is Heavyset

    • D. 

      He Is Big As A Mountain

  • 3. 
    What does rhyme scheme mean in poetry?
    • A. 

      The Sequence In Which Rhymes Occur

    • B. 

      A Plan To Deceive

    • C. 

      The Poem's Outline

    • D. 

      A Rhyming

  • 4. 
    A pair of lines of poetry, usually rhymed at the ends, are called what?
    • A. 

      Doubles

    • B. 

      Twins

    • C. 

      Couplet

    • D. 

      Duo

  • 5. 
    What poet named Silverstein wrote funny poems for kids?
    • A. 

      Howard Silverstein

    • B. 

      Harvey Silverstein

    • C. 

      Jake Silverstein

    • D. 

      Shel Silverstein

  • 6. 
    In Lewis Carroll's poem "The Jabberwocky", what did the Jabberwocky do as it ran?
    • A. 

      Laughed

    • B. 

      Sang

    • C. 

      Giggled

    • D. 

      Burbled

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a cat in a T.S. Eliot poem?
    • A. 

      Macavity The Mystery Cat

    • B. 

      Super Santa

    • C. 

      Mister Bojangles

    • D. 

      Bedazzling Belinda

  • 8. 
    Which mythological Ancient Greek hero could be killed by wounding his heel?
    • A. 

      Jason

    • B. 

      Ajax

    • C. 

      Achilles

    • D. 

      Heracles

  • 9. 
    What ancient Greek author wrote the famous story of the Trojan War?
    • A. 

      Socrates

    • B. 

      Plato

    • C. 

      Aristotle

    • D. 

      Homer

  • 10. 
    What mythological creature guarded the Golden Fleece?
    • A. 

      A Cyclops

    • B. 

      A Dragon

    • C. 

      A Gryphon

    • D. 

      A Unicorn

  • 11. 
    What one-eyed creature did Jason and the Argonauts defeat?
    • A. 

      A Cyborg

    • B. 

      A Cyclops

    • C. 

      An Ogre

    • D. 

      A Cyclone

  • 12. 
    Which word means something given for services or loss?
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      Ledger

    • C. 

      Compensation

    • D. 

      Debt

  • 13. 
    Which word means a promise or assurance in writing?
    • A. 

      Bill

    • B. 

      Certificate

    • C. 

      Guarantee

    • D. 

      Paperwork

  • 14. 
    Of these words, which one means "a lack of ability to read or write"?
    • A. 

      Unintelligent

    • B. 

      Illiteracy

    • C. 

      Literacy

    • D. 

      Incorrect

  • 15. 
    Which word means "an inherited lot or portion"?
    • A. 

      Bloodline

    • B. 

      Genetics

    • C. 

      Inheritance

    • D. 

      Promise

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