What Do You Know About Victorian Literature? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Victorian Literature? Trivia Quiz

Victorian literature refers to English literature during the reign of Queen Victoria. From this period, English writing suggests the major revolution in most aspects of English life, such as scientific economic and technological innovations and changes in class structure, and how religion affects society. See how much you know about Victorian literature and put your knowledge to the test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The author of sonnet 43 is... 
    • A. 

      Browning

    • B. 

      Barret-browning

    • C. 

      Hardy

    • D. 

      Stoker

    • E. 

      Elliot

  • 2. 
    Fall and Spring was written by... 
    • A. 

      Dickens

    • B. 

      Thakery

    • C. 

      Browning

    • D. 

      Hopkins

    • E. 

      Stevenson

  • 3. 
    Dickens wrote what three novels? 
    • A. 

      Bleak House

    • B. 

      Great Expectations

    • C. 

      Vanity Fair

    • D. 

      Picture of Dorian Grey

    • E. 

      A Christmas Carol

  • 4. 
    Who wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and was a famed mathematician? 
    • A. 

      Hopkins

    • B. 

      Dickens

    • C. 

      Stoker

    • D. 

      Unknown

    • E. 

      Carroll

  • 5. 
    Salis Marner and middle march was written by whom? 
    • A. 

      Tennyson

    • B. 

      The lady of shallot

    • C. 

      Wilde

    • D. 

      Thakery

    • E. 

      Elliot

  • 6. 
    Tennyson wrote_______________ and was famous for _______________
  • 7. 
    Vanity Fair was written by 
    • A. 

      Wilde

    • B. 

      Thakery

    • C. 

      Stoker

    • D. 

      Bram

    • E. 

      No one knows

  • 8. 
    Bram Stoker wrote which science fiction novel? 
    • A. 

      Dr. Jekyell & Mr. Hyde

    • B. 

      Frakenstien

    • C. 

      Dracula

    • D. 

      Treasure island

  • 9. 
    My last duchess was written by 
    • A. 

      Barret browning

    • B. 

      Stevenson

    • C. 

      Wilde

    • D. 

      The lady of shallot

    • E. 

      Browning

  • 10. 
    Robert Louis Stevenson wrote what two novels? 
    • A. 

      Dr. Jekyell and Mr. Hyde, Dracula

    • B. 

      The Picture of Dorian Grey, A Christmas Carol

    • C. 

      A Christmas Carol, Treasure Island

    • D. 

      Treasure Island, Dr. Jekyell and Mr. Hyde

    • E. 

      Dracula, The picture of Dorian Grey

  • 11. 
    Thomas Hardy wrote... 
    • A. 

      Tess of the Urbavilles

    • B. 

      John the Obscure

    • C. 

      Tess the Obscure

    • D. 

      Tess of the D'urbavilles

    • E. 

      Jude the obscure

  • 12. 
    Oscar Wilde is the author of 
    • A. 

      House of peach row

    • B. 

      Bologna sandwich

    • C. 

      The picture of Dorian Grey

    • D. 

      Tess of the D'urbavilles

    • E. 

      Monkeys

  • 13. 
    White Women was written by __________ and is a mystery. 
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      Elliot

    • C. 

      Thakery

    • D. 

      Tennyson

    • E. 

      Wikie Collins

  • 14. 
    Victorian NOVELS featured several developments in narrative techniques such as... 
  • 15. 
    Victorian POETRY featured several developments in narrative technique such as: 
  • 16. 
    The main poets were
    • A. 

      Hopkins

    • B. 

      Browning&Browning

    • C. 

      Hardy

    • D. 

      Tennyson

    • E. 

      Thakery

  • 17. 
    Alliteration is the... 
    • A. 

      Repetition of vowel sounds

    • B. 

      Repetition of consonant sounds repetion

  • 18. 
    Assonance is the repetiotion of: 
    • A. 

      Vowel sounds

    • B. 

      Consonant sounds

  • 19. 
    The difference between sonnet 43 and a petrachan sonnet is that there is 
    • A. 

      A happy ending

    • B. 

      A turn

    • C. 

      No turn

    • D. 

      A sad ending

    • E. 

      Death