Literature Terms Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who used the pen name Richard Bachman?
    • A. 

      Stephen King

    • B. 

      Charles Dickens

    • C. 

      Anne Rice

    • D. 

      Paul McCartney

  • 2. 
    What book was originally titled "Before This Anger"?
    • A. 

      Roots

    • B. 

      Moby Dick

    • C. 

      Pollyanna

    • D. 

      1984

  • 3. 
    "Marley was dead to begin with" is the first line of what famous novel?
    • A. 

      A Christmas Carol

    • B. 

      The Godfather

    • C. 

      The Color Purple

    • D. 

      Dracula

  • 4. 
    Who wrote the play "The Little Foxes"?
    • A. 

      Lillian Hellman

    • B. 

      Arthur Miller

    • C. 

      Regina Giddens

    • D. 

      Tennesee Williams

  • 5. 
    Who wrote the short story, "The Lottery"?
    • A. 

      D. H. Lawrence

    • B. 

      Shirley Jackson

    • C. 

      O. Henry

    • D. 

      Sylvia Plath

  • 6. 
    What type of animal was Kaa in "The Jungle Book"?
    • A. 

      Raccoon

    • B. 

      Panther

    • C. 

      Python

    • D. 

      Zebra

  • 7. 
    Who wrote the autobiography "Life Is Too Short"?
    • A. 

      Art Carney

    • B. 

      Mickey Rooney

    • C. 

      Milton Bradley

    • D. 

      Lou Gehrig

  • 8. 
    What is the title character's name in "Death of a Salesman"?
    • A. 

      George Gobel

    • B. 

      Harry Longabaugh

    • C. 

      Willie Loman

    • D. 

      Sergeant York

  • 9. 
    A poem by what American author includes the line "Good fences make good neighbors"?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • B. 

      Emily Dickinson

    • C. 

      Robert Frost

    • D. 

      Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • 10. 
    Stephen Hawking, the British physicist and mathematician, wrote which book?
    • A. 

      A Quick History Of Time

    • B. 

      A Brief History Of Time

    • C. 

      An In-Depth Look At History

    • D. 

      A Timely History Of Us

  • 11. 
    Who wrote the novel "East of Eden"?
    • A. 

      Charles Dickens

    • B. 

      John Steinbeck

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      J.R. Tolkien

  • 12. 
    How many lines does a sonnet have?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      22

    • D. 

      6

  • 13. 
    Who wrote "The Andromeda Strain" in 1969?
    • A. 

      Stephen King

    • B. 

      Michael Crichton

    • C. 

      Saul Bellow

    • D. 

      James A. Michener

  • 14. 
    What Rudyard Kipling novel was written in 1897?
    • A. 

      Captains Courageous

    • B. 

      Captains Curiosity

    • C. 

      Captains Courage

    • D. 

      Captain Fantastic

  • 15. 
    Which of the following plays contains a ghost?
    • A. 

      Merry Wives Of Windsor

    • B. 

      Julius Caesar

    • C. 

      King Lear

    • D. 

      Richard II

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