Test Your Knowledge On High School - Literature

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  • 1. 
    Which word means inhaling and exhaling?
    • A. 

      Expiration

    • B. 

      Respiration

    • C. 

      Perspiration

    • D. 

      Transpiration

  • 2. 
    What is the name for the central idea in a story, play, or poem?
    • A. 

      Character

    • B. 

      Allegory

    • C. 

      Theme

    • D. 

      Plot

  • 3. 
    In "Hamlet", where does King Claudius send Hamlet to be executed?
    • A. 

      Denmark

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Poland

  • 4. 
    Which of the following describes additional pages that are included with a business letter?
    • A. 

      Enclosure

    • B. 

      Cover Sheet

    • C. 

      Solicitation

    • D. 

      Advertisement

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the identifying page that is included with a fax?
    • A. 

      Fax Page

    • B. 

      Cover Sheet

    • C. 

      Salutation

    • D. 

      Return Address

  • 6. 
    What does a fax machine do?
    • A. 

      Transmits Copies Of Documents

    • B. 

      Copies A Document

    • C. 

      Scans A Document

    • D. 

      Converts A Document

  • 7. 
    What does the French term "bon vivant" mean?
    • A. 

      Someone Who Lives Luxuriously

    • B. 

      A Good Feeling

    • C. 

      Good Wine

    • D. 

      A Happy Life

  • 8. 
    What does the phrase "nom de plume", often used by writers, mean?
    • A. 

      Family Name

    • B. 

      Name Of Book

    • C. 

      Pen Name

    • D. 

      Handwriting

  • 9. 
    The word "typhoon" comes from what Asian language?
    • A. 

      Korean

    • B. 

      Japanese

    • C. 

      Thai

    • D. 

      Chinese

  • 10. 
    The word "cookie" came from which language?
    • A. 

      French

    • B. 

      Dutch

    • C. 

      Italian

    • D. 

      German

  • 11. 
    From which language did English borrow the word "golf"?
    • A. 

      German

    • B. 

      Welsh

    • C. 

      Scottish

    • D. 

      Dutch

  • 12. 
    From which language did the word "candy" come?
    • A. 

      Portuguese

    • B. 

      Spanish

    • C. 

      Austrian

    • D. 

      Sanskrit

  • 13. 
    In which language did the word "penguin" originate?
    • A. 

      French

    • B. 

      Latin

    • C. 

      Welsh

    • D. 

      Dutch

  • 14. 
    Intransitive verbs are always what type of verb?
    • A. 

      Helping

    • B. 

      Linking

    • C. 

      Action

    • D. 

      Passive

  • 15. 
    What element of a story can change depending on the character?
    • A. 

      Point Of View

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Theme

    • D. 

      Setting

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