World Literature Questions! Trivia Quiz

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World Literature Questions! Trivia Quiz

World literature is sometimes referred to as the total of the world’s global literacies. It typically refers to the circulation of works into the wider world and beyond their country of origin. World literature is utilized to refer to the total of the world’s national literature, and it’s distribution. Take this quiz and experiment with your knowledge of world literature.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The name of the Great Babylonian Epic Poem is:
  • 2. 
    The two Great Epic poems of the Greek poet Homer are:
  • 3. 
    The only existing Greek trilogy of the tragic plays by Aeschylus is:
  • 4. 
    Two well known plays by Sophocles include:
  • 5. 
    Two famous plays by Euripides include:
  • 6. 
    Three plays by the comic playwright Aristophanes include:
  • 7. 
    The Great epic poem by the Roman poet Virgil is:
  • 8. 
    The poetic collection of mythological tales by Ovid is:
  • 9. 
    From Hebrew literature, _____ is considered one of the world's great pieces of wisdom literature, and ________ is a highly regarded book of poetry.
  • 10. 
    The Scriptual book of Islam is:
  • 11. 
    Dante Alighieri's greatest poetic work is _____________. Its three main parts are "_______", "________", "______."
  • 12. 
    Geoffrey Chaucer's great poetic work is concerning a religious pilgrimage is:
  • 13. 
    Boccaccio's famous collections of short stories is:
  • 14. 
    Cervante's famous novel is:
  • 15. 
    Montaigne's book of philosophy is entitled simply:
  • 16. 
    Four of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies are _____, _____, _____, _____. One of his greatest comedies is __________.
  • 17. 
    John Milton's great epic poem is:
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