Test Your Intelligence On Literature

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  • 1. 
    What Bronte wrote "Wuthering Heights"?
    • A. 

      Charlotte

    • B. 

      Emily

    • C. 

      Bramwell

    • D. 

      Anne

  • 2. 
    Which of the following title characters refers to himself as a shepherd?
    • A. 

      Henry VI

    • B. 

      Othello

    • C. 

      Henry VIII

    • D. 

      Julius Caesar

  • 3. 
    The skin that Hercules had to capture was sacred to whom?
    • A. 

      Dionysus

    • B. 

      Artemis

    • C. 

      Apollo

    • D. 

      Demeter

  • 4. 
    Where did John Frost defend "A Bridge Too Far"?
    • A. 

      Eindhoven

    • B. 

      Arnhem

    • C. 

      Aachen

    • D. 

      Nijmegen

  • 5. 
    Which of these is associated with Ixion?
    • A. 

      Flaming Wheel

    • B. 

      Water And Grapes

    • C. 

      A Huge Boulder

    • D. 

      Eagle And Liver

  • 6. 
    Which of these are associated with Tantalus?
    • A. 

      A Huge Boulder

    • B. 

      Water And Grapes

    • C. 

      An Eagle And Liver

    • D. 

      A Flaming Wheel

  • 7. 
    What is associated with Prometheus?
    • A. 

      A Flaming Wheel

    • B. 

      Water And Grapes

    • C. 

      An Eagle And Liver

    • D. 

      A Huge Boulder

  • 8. 
    What is associated with Sisyphus?
    • A. 

      Water And Grapes

    • B. 

      A Huge Boulder

    • C. 

      An Eagle And Liver

    • D. 

      A Flaming Wheel

  • 9. 
    Which of these four writers was born in Argentina?
    • A. 

      Pablo Neruda

    • B. 

      Mario Benedetti

    • C. 

      Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    • D. 

      Jorge Luis Borges

  • 10. 
    Who wrote "The Virgin Suicides"?
    • A. 

      Jeffrey Eugenides

    • B. 

      Paul Sisson

    • C. 

      Trip Fontaine

    • D. 

      Maya Angelou

  • 11. 
    Where did Marcel Proust write most of his memoir, "Remembrance of Things Past"?
    • A. 

      At His Mother's House

    • B. 

      In Bed

    • C. 

      At A Cafe

    • D. 

      In A Bookstore

  • 12. 
    Which well-known Russian author was also a doctor?
    • A. 

      Nikolai Gogol

    • B. 

      Fyodor Dostoyevsky

    • C. 

      Leo Tolstoy

    • D. 

      Anton Chekhov

  • 13. 
    The 20th century German, Walter Benjamin, was best known as a?
    • A. 

      Novelist

    • B. 

      Poet And Essayist

    • C. 

      Dramatist

    • D. 

      Critic And Essayist

  • 14. 
    Who is not one of the Three Musketeers from the novel by Dumas?
    • A. 

      Archimedes

    • B. 

      Aramis

    • C. 

      Porthos

    • D. 

      Athos

  • 15. 
    Who wrote the children's novel "Black Beauty"?
    • A. 

      Anna Sewell

    • B. 

      F. Scott Fitzgerald

    • C. 

      Mark Twain

    • D. 

      J. D. Lang

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