Literature Test Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Who was the faithful wife of Odysseus?
    • A. 

      Circe

    • B. 

      Cassandra

    • C. 

      Clytemnestra

    • D. 

      Penelope

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a character from Archie comics?
    • A. 

      Rughead

    • B. 

      Jughead

    • C. 

      Gughead

    • D. 

      Drughead

  • 3. 
    The fifth book in the series was called "Harry Potter and the" what?
    • A. 

      Tail Of The Phoenix

    • B. 

      Flight Of Fire

    • C. 

      Ghostly Hallows

    • D. 

      Order Of The Phoenix

  • 4. 
    What are the names of Harry Potter's foster parents and their son?
    • A. 

      Priscilla, Howard And Harold

    • B. 

      Petunia, Dudley And Harry

    • C. 

      Petunia, Vernon And Dudley

    • D. 

      Violet, Dudley, And Guy

  • 5. 
    Which author's theatrical works have led to the employment of more actors than any other author's?
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Arthur Miller

    • C. 

      Neil Simon

    • D. 

      Tennessee Williams

  • 6. 
    Who wrote the book "In Cold Blood"?
    • A. 

      H.G. Wells

    • B. 

      Victor Hugo

    • C. 

      Irwin Shaw

    • D. 

      Truman Capote

  • 7. 
    Who wrote "Rip Van Winkle"?
    • A. 

      H.G. Wells

    • B. 

      Washington Irving

    • C. 

      Robert Louis Stevenson

    • D. 

      James M. Barrie

  • 8. 
    Who wrote "Through the Looking-Glass"?
    • A. 

      Jack London

    • B. 

      Jonathan Wyss

    • C. 

      Lewis Carroll

    • D. 

      George Eliot

  • 9. 
    Whose tombstone reportedly reads "On the whole, I'd rather be in Philadelphia"?
    • A. 

      P. T. Barnum

    • B. 

      George Burns

    • C. 

      Charles Bronson

    • D. 

      W. C. Fields

  • 10. 
    Which of these book series began in the 90's?
    • A. 

      Ellery Queen

    • B. 

      Harry Potter

    • C. 

      Nancy Drew

    • D. 

      Hardy Boys

  • 11. 
    According to legend, who was King Arthur's wife?
    • A. 

      Marie Claire

    • B. 

      Guinevere

    • C. 

      Calpurnia

    • D. 

      Juliet Capulet

  • 12. 
    What nationality was Socrates?
    • A. 

      Italian

    • B. 

      German

    • C. 

      Greek

    • D. 

      French

  • 13. 
    Which play starts with a ghost on the battlements?
    • A. 

      King Lear

    • B. 

      Hamlet

    • C. 

      Richard III

    • D. 

      Macbeth

  • 14. 
    Who observes, "Lord, what fools these mortals be!"?
    • A. 

      Touchstone

    • B. 

      Feste

    • C. 

      Puck

    • D. 

      Lear's Fool

  • 15. 
    "No man of ____ (what) shall harm Macbeth"?
    • A. 

      The Forest

    • B. 

      The Court

    • C. 

      Property And Status

    • D. 

      Woman Born

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