Trivia Question On Literature

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  • 1. 
    Who wrote the play "R.U.R." (Rossum's Universal Robots), thus coining the term Robot?
    • A. 

      Karel Capek

    • B. 

      Milan Kundera

    • C. 

      Joseph Conrad

    • D. 

      Jan Amos Komensky

  • 2. 
    What author created the criminal genius, Fu Manchu?
    • A. 

      Mark Twain

    • B. 

      Edgar Rice Burroughs

    • C. 

      Sax Rohmer

    • D. 

      Arthur Conan Doyle

  • 3. 
    Which author is also known for his mathematical writings?
    • A. 

      Stephen King

    • B. 

      H.G. Wells

    • C. 

      Jules Verne

    • D. 

      Lewis Carroll

  • 4. 
    Which book of the Bible contains the quote "Judge not, that ye be not judged"?
    • A. 

      Song Of Solomon

    • B. 

      Psalms

    • C. 

      Matthew

    • D. 

      John

  • 5. 
    What famous author left his dentistry practice to write?
    • A. 

      Zane Grey

    • B. 

      Stephen King

    • C. 

      Louis L'Amour

    • D. 

      Ray Bradbury

  • 6. 
    What famous writer once worked as a bookies' runner?
    • A. 

      Steven King

    • B. 

      Tom Clancy

    • C. 

      Thomas Harris

    • D. 

      Harold Robbins

  • 7. 
    What is the most widely used artificial language used today?
    • A. 

      Esperanto

    • B. 

      Basic English

    • C. 

      Volapuk

    • D. 

      Interlingua

  • 8. 
    Which novelist was once an amateur jockey?
    • A. 

      Clive Barker

    • B. 

      Dick Francis

    • C. 

      Stephen King

    • D. 

      Edgar Allan Poe

  • 9. 
    What philosopher said "Beware that you do not lose the substance by grasping at the shadow"?
    • A. 

      Aesop

    • B. 

      Albert Schweitzer

    • C. 

      Plato

    • D. 

      Confucius

  • 10. 
    What philosopher said "If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him"?
    • A. 

      Aristotle

    • B. 

      Voltaire

    • C. 

      Plato

    • D. 

      Confucius

  • 11. 
    What poet said "The reward of a thing well done is to have done it"?
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Robert Browning

    • C. 

      Ralph Waldo Emerson

    • D. 

      Percy Shelley

  • 12. 
    What religious leader wrote "The Power of Positive Thinking"?
    • A. 

      Oral Roberts

    • B. 

      Billy Graham

    • C. 

      Jerry Falwell

    • D. 

      Norman Vincent Peale

  • 13. 
    What reporter was famous for reporting from the front lines of World War II?
    • A. 

      Edward R. Murrow

    • B. 

      Ernie Pyle

    • C. 

      Walter Winchell

    • D. 

      Walter Cronkite

  • 14. 
    What Russian born author started as a screen writer before turning to novels?
    • A. 

      Clive Barker

    • B. 

      Ayn Rand

    • C. 

      Thomas Harris

    • D. 

      Steven King

  • 15. 
    What science fiction writer was a radar instructor during World War II?
    • A. 

      Arthur C Clarke

    • B. 

      Jules Verne

    • C. 

      Issac Asimov

    • D. 

      Ray Bradbury

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