Renaissance Test

40 Questions | Total Attempts: 21

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Renaissance Quizzes & Trivia

This test is for an english test over tudors and stuarts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What two stories did Ben Johnson write?
    • A. 

      Song of Celia

    • B. 

      On My First Son

  • 2. 
    What is a conceit?
  • 3. 
    What does Carpe Diem mean?
  • 4. 
    What is a quatrain?
  • 5. 
    What is a couplet?
  • 6. 
    What is a monologue?
  • 7. 
    What is a soliloquy?
  • 8. 
    What does aside mean?
  • 9. 
    What is a turn?
  • 10. 
    What is an epigram?
  • 11. 
    What is hyperbole?
  • 12. 
    What is a paradox?
  • 13. 
    What is an apostrophe?
  • 14. 
    What is an axiom?
  • 15. 
    What is parallel structure?
  • 16. 
    What is rhyme scheme?
  • 17. 
    What is a humanist?
  • 18. 
    What is a cavalier?
  • 19. 
    What is a sonnet?
  • 20. 
    What is Avante Garde?
  • 21. 
    What two sonnets did Shakespeare write?
    • A. 

      Sonnet 116

    • B. 

      Sonnet 73

  • 22. 
    Which author survived the black plague, and did not seem to have a happy marriage?
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Ben Johnson

    • C. 

      John Dunn

    • D. 

      John Bunyan

    • E. 

      John Milton

  • 23. 
    Who was the first tudor?
  • 24. 
    Who were his two children?
  • 25. 
    Who did Arthur marry?
  • 26. 
    What was their daughters name?
  • 27. 
     Who did Henry VIII marry?
  • 28. 
    What was their daughters name?
  • 29. 
    Who came to the throne after Henry VIII?
  • 30. 
    Who was the first stuart?
  • 31. 
    Who was his son, that was beheaded?
  • 32. 
    What is the interregnum?
  • 33. 
    Who lead during this time?
  • 34. 
    What was the time called during the reign of Charles II?
  • 35. 
    Who was Charles II brother who reigned during the time of the Glorious revolution?
  • 36. 
    What was the Glorious Revolution?
  • 37. 
    Who was James II daughter?
  • 38. 
    Who was her husband?
  • 39. 
    Which author wrote When I Consider how my light is spent, Sonnet 7 and Paradise Lost?
  • 40. 
    Which author was put in prison, lost eyesight and had not hit puberty by the age of 23?