Test Quiz On Literature - 2

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  • 1. 
    What is the first name of the main character in Lawrence Sanders' "McNally" series?
    • A. 

      Ambrose

    • B. 

      Archibald

    • C. 

      Reginald

    • D. 

      Stephen

  • 2. 
    Who wrote the adolescent classic "The Chocolate War"?
    • A. 

      S. E. Hinton

    • B. 

      Paula Danziger

    • C. 

      Robert Cormier

    • D. 

      Judy Blume

  • 3. 
    In "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" what character drowned in the pool?
    • A. 

      Sefelt

    • B. 

      Martini

    • C. 

      Cheswick

    • D. 

      Chief

  • 4. 
    Which writer's novels feature master sniper Bob Lee Swagger?
    • A. 

      Robert Ludlum

    • B. 

      John Le Carre

    • C. 

      Tom Clancy

    • D. 

      Stephen Hunter

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not a Fyodor Dostoevsky novel?
    • A. 

      The Death Of Ivan Ilych

    • B. 

      Notes From The Underground

    • C. 

      The House Of The Dead

    • D. 

      The Gambler

  • 6. 
    Who wrote, "Ninety-Two in the Shade"?
    • A. 

      James Jones

    • B. 

      Elizabeth Cruz

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      Thomas McGuane

  • 7. 
    Which author wrote about a young girl, weird parents, and a very loving teacher?
    • A. 

      Roald Dahl

    • B. 

      Judy Blume

    • C. 

      Lynne Reid Banks

    • D. 

      Michael Crichton

  • 8. 
    Who wrote, "The Days Run Away Like Wild Horses Over the Hills"?
    • A. 

      Allen Ginsburg

    • B. 

      Ken Kesey

    • C. 

      Hound Dog Taylor

    • D. 

      Charles Bukowski

  • 9. 
    Who kills Flem Snopes in William Faulkner's "The Mansion"?
    • A. 

      Linda Kohl

    • B. 

      Gavin Stevens

    • C. 

      Eula Varner

    • D. 

      Mink Snopes

  • 10. 
    In Faulkner's "The Sound and the Fury", what doesn't keep Benjy from moaning?
    • A. 

      Jimson Weed

    • B. 

      A Wedding Slipper

    • C. 

      Caddy

    • D. 

      Luster

  • 11. 
    In Faulkner's "Snopes Trilogy", what is the second thing Flem starts chewing as his economic power increases?
    • A. 

      The Air In Frenchman's Bend

    • B. 

      Gum

    • C. 

      Nothing

    • D. 

      Tobacco

  • 12. 
    Who wrote "Dogeaters"?
    • A. 

      Thomas Mann

    • B. 

      Jessica Hagedorn

    • C. 

      Charlotte Bronte

    • D. 

      Toni Morrison

  • 13. 
    According to "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy", which of the following best describes Earth?
    • A. 

      A Computer

    • B. 

      A Putrid Ball Of Mostly Water

    • C. 

      A Nice Place To Visit

    • D. 

      Mostly Harmless

  • 14. 
    What Isaac Asimov short story continually asked the question "Can entropy ever be reversed"?
    • A. 

      The Last Question

    • B. 

      I Cyborg

    • C. 

      Entropy

    • D. 

      The Light At The End Of The Universe

  • 15. 
    Which Irish author wrote the novels "Doctor Copernicus", "Kepler" and "The Newton Letter"?
    • A. 

      Colm Tobin

    • B. 

      Dermot Bolger

    • C. 

      Jennifer Johnston

    • D. 

      John Banville

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