Literature Quiz For Middle School

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  • 1. 
    Who wrote the poem, "The Highwayman"?
    • A. 

      John Keats

    • B. 

      Robert Burns

    • C. 

      Alfred Noyes

    • D. 

      Thomas Gray

  • 2. 
    Which author won an Edgar for the novel "The Bottoms"?
    • A. 

      Tom Robbins

    • B. 

      Dorothy Allison

    • C. 

      John Lansdale

    • D. 

      Michel Faber

  • 3. 
    Who wrote, "One Writer's Beginnings"?
    • A. 

      Maya Angelou

    • B. 

      Eudora Welty

    • C. 

      Pearl S. Buck

    • D. 

      Margaret Atwood

  • 4. 
    Gremio in "Taming of the Shrew" is what character type?
    • A. 

      Miser

    • B. 

      Comic Lead

    • C. 

      Miles Gloriosus

    • D. 

      Pantaloon

  • 5. 
    Which literary animal's first words each day are, "What's for breakfast"?
    • A. 

      Felix The Cat

    • B. 

      Winnie-The-Pooh

    • C. 

      Garfield

    • D. 

      Care Bears

  • 6. 
    Which poet penned a collection of poetry as a different perspective of Grimm's Fairy Tales entitled Transformations?
    • A. 

      Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    • B. 

      E. E. Cummings

    • C. 

      T.S. Eliot

    • D. 

      Anne Sexton

  • 7. 
    Who wrote "All Quiet on the Western Front"?
    • A. 

      John Steinbeck

    • B. 

      Erich Maria Remarque

    • C. 

      John Grisham

    • D. 

      Ernest Hemingway

  • 8. 
    Who was the father of Charon?
    • A. 

      Erebus

    • B. 

      Hades

    • C. 

      Zeus

    • D. 

      Nix

  • 9. 
    Who was the book "Jailbird" written by?
    • A. 

      Norman Mailer

    • B. 

      Kurt Vonnegut

    • C. 

      Truman Capote

    • D. 

      Philip Roth

  • 10. 
    In "As You Like It" which shepherd is Audrey's boyfriend?
    • A. 

      William

    • B. 

      Amiens

    • C. 

      Silvius

    • D. 

      Corin

  • 11. 
    In "As You Like It" whom does Audrey end up marrying?
    • A. 

      William

    • B. 

      Corin

    • C. 

      Silvius

    • D. 

      Touchstone

  • 12. 
    In which castle is the deposed Richard II murdered?
    • A. 

      Pomfret

    • B. 

      Dunsinane

    • C. 

      Ravenspurgh

    • D. 

      Tower Of London

  • 13. 
    In "Julius Caesar" which conspirator strikes Caesar first?
    • A. 

      Casca

    • B. 

      Brutus

    • C. 

      Cassius

    • D. 

      Cinna

  • 14. 
    Which is the pen name of Erle Stanley Gardner?
    • A. 

      Richard Bachman

    • B. 

      Perry Mason

    • C. 

      Ross Macdonald

    • D. 

      A.A. Fair

  • 15. 
    What was the name of the wizard's newspaper in "Harry Potter"?
    • A. 

      The Hogwart's Gazette

    • B. 

      The Daily Prophet

    • C. 

      The Non-Muggle News

    • D. 

      The Broom Scoop

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