How Well Do You Know About Literature Texts And Contexts? Trivia Quiz

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How Well Do You Know About Literature Texts And Contexts? Trivia Quiz

How Well Do You Know About Literature Texts And Contexts? How many works of literature have you had the chance to read? Is it enough to earn you the title of literature guru? The quiz below is perfect for testing that out and giving the title to those that get the high score. How about you give it a shot and see if you now the texts in each quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A word formed from another word.
    • A. 

      Acrostic

    • B. 

      Anagram

    • C. 

      Initial

    • D. 

      Mnemonics

  • 2. 
    The author of THE BET is
  • 3. 
    The author of VISION OUT OF THE CORNER OF ONE EYE is
  • 4. 
    The author of STOPPING BY WOODS ON SNOWY EVENING is
  • 5. 
    The author of MGA GERILYA SA POWELL STREET is
  • 6. 
    The author of TELEPHONE CONVERSATION is
  • 7. 
    The author of IN A GROVE
  • 8. 
    The author of THE LOTTERY is
  • 9. 
    The author of REVOLUTION: VICIOUS CYCLE is
  • 10. 
    The Latin term for god of the machine is
  • 11. 
    The author of HILLS LIKE WHITE ELEPHANT is
  • 12. 
    The author of MUCH ADO ABOUT PRINCE CHARMING is
  • 13. 
    The complete name of BILLY JOEL (writer/singer) of SHE'S ALWAYS A WOMAN TO ME is
  • 14. 
    The poem SONG came from the book of
  • 15. 
    The author of PHENOMENAL WOMAN is
  • 16. 
    The most intense part of the story is the
  • 17. 
    The American poet who was commissioned to write and read a poem for the inaguration of President John F. Kennedy
  • 18. 
    The American poet who was commisioned to write and read a poem for the inaguration of President William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton
  • 19. 
    The world best selling literary book is
  • 20. 
    Usually found before the exposition in a novel.
    • A. 

      Foreword

    • B. 

      Epilogue

    • C. 

      Prologue

    • D. 

      Introduction

  • 21. 
    A conflict where the character needs to decide to resolve the problem.
    • A. 

      Man vs man

    • B. 

      Man vs himself

    • C. 

      Man vs nature

    • D. 

      Man vs society

  • 22. 
    A character who sacrifices for other characters.
  • 23. 
    Part of the plot where the setting is set and the characters are introduced.
    • A. 

      Introduction

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Prologue

    • D. 

      Exposition

  • 24. 
    The highest literary award in the world is
  • 25. 
    The central message of the story.
    • A. 

      Symbols

    • B. 

      Imagery

    • C. 

      In medias res

    • D. 

      Theme

  • 26. 
    The element of Fiction which gives life to the story.
  • 27. 
    Focuses more on the life of the writer.
    • A. 

      Literary History

    • B. 

      Literary Theory

    • C. 

      Literary Criticism

  • 28. 
    Focuses more on the reaction of the readers.
    • A. 

      Literary History

    • B. 

      Literary Theory

    • C. 

      Literary Citicism

  • 29. 
    The highest literary award in the USA.
    • A. 

      Nobel Prize for Literature

    • B. 

      Pulitzer Prize

    • C. 

      Booker Prize

    • D. 

      Palanca Award

  • 30. 
    He expounded on the idea of orientalism.
    • A. 

      Wole Soyinka

    • B. 

      Edward Said

    • C. 

      Jean Paul Sartre

    • D. 

      Benjamin Pimentel

  • 31. 
    The process of taking away one's territory.
  • 32. 
    A theory that exposes the power struggle between the colony and the colonizers.
  • 33. 
    The tool of a postcolonial writer.
  • 34. 
    A colony that uses the language of the colonizer generally ___ it.
    • A. 

      Assimilate

    • B. 

      Borrow

    • C. 

      Abuse

    • D. 

      Glorify

  • 35. 
    The sexual desire with same-sex.
    • A. 

      Homosexual

    • B. 

      Bisexual

    • C. 

      Monosexual

    • D. 

      Gay

  • 36. 
    Equality between male and female.
    • A. 

      Feminism

    • B. 

      Marxism

    • C. 

      Queer theory

    • D. 

      Postcolonialism

  • 37. 
    The code which Ganesh and Gita disobeyed.
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Dharma

    • C. 

      Qua'ran

    • D. 

      Bible

  • 38. 
    The couple in HILLS LIKE WHITE ELEPHANT aborted the baby.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 39. 
    Freedom of the writer to deviate from grammar rules.
  • 40. 
    The princess aborted her baby in SO MUCH ADO FOR PRINCE CHARMING.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    A poetic thought that runs to more than once a poetic line.
  • 42. 
    Aside from chicken, this is considered to be a factor in increasing the estrogen intake of humans.
  • 43. 
    The gender of George in THE OBJECT OF MY AFFECTION.
  • 44. 
    He uttered the title line as a dialogue in THE OBJECT OF MY AFFECTION.
    • A. 

      Loise

    • B. 

      Paul

    • C. 

      Vince

    • D. 

      Rodney

  • 45. 
    Choice of words of poets.
    • A. 

      Poetic diction

    • B. 

      Poetic license

    • C. 

      Poetic grammar

    • D. 

      Poetic thought

  • 46. 
    One of these was not seen nor heard from GERILYA SA POWELL STREET.
    • A. 

      Drinking beer

    • B. 

      Dancing

    • C. 

      Eating

    • D. 

      Wahing clothes

  • 47. 
    One of these is not seen nor heard from GERILYA SA POWELL STREET.
    • A. 

      War

    • B. 

      Death

    • C. 

      School

    • D. 

      Christmas

  • 48. 
    One of these was not seen nor heard from GERILYA SA POWELL STREET.
    • A. 

      Love for country

    • B. 

      Love for another person

    • C. 

      Love for self

    • D. 

      Love for God

  • 49. 
    One of these was not seen nor heard from GERILYA SA POWELL STREET.
    • A. 

      Philippines

    • B. 

      America

    • C. 

      Vietnam

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 50. 
    One of these was not seen nor heard from GERILYA SA POWELL STREET.
    • A. 

      Phone ringing

    • B. 

      Guitar playing

    • C. 

      Music playing

    • D. 

      Bell ringing

  • 51. 
    He was forced to leave his dying brother so as to be saved from the Japanese soldiers (Gerilya Sa Powell Street)
  • 52. 
    He was given a recognition before his death but was maligned by his own relatives by making a balikbayan box out of his coffin (GERILYA SA POWELL STREET)
  • 53. 
    Won the prize in THE LOTTERY which nobody wants
    • A. 

      Bill Hutchinson

    • B. 

      Tessie Hutchinson

    • C. 

      Mrs. Graves

    • D. 

      Shirley Jackson

  • 54. 
    The amount agreed on by the lawyer and the banker in THE BET.
    • A. 

      2 M

    • B. 

      20 M

    • C. 

      200 M

    • D. 

      2000 M