Ernest Hemingway Quizzes & Trivia

Ernest Hemingway was a literary giant whose fame transcended his books. He was as famous as film stars in his heyday, and twice as controversial. He lived hard, played hard, and drank hard, but he also created some of the most tender and moving works of fiction seen in America. Have you read his works, do you think you know about the man himself? Our Hemingway quizzes will put your knowledge to the test.

How many wives did Hemingway go through? What was his role during Word War I? What fish did he like to hunt off Key West? In what year was Hemingway awarded the Nobel Prize for literature, and which writers did he say deserved it more? Be sure to complete the questions before the bell tolls.

Please read the following questions and choose the correct answer.

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 94   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
  • Sample Question
    As a young boy, Hemingway's father instilled a love of _________ in his son.

Answer each of the questions at the best of your ability based on the powerpoint. you should be able to answer all the questions correctly if you payed close attention.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 26   |  Last updated: Feb 21, 2017
  • Sample Question
    What is Ernest Hemingways date of birth ?




Ernest Hemingway Questions and Answers


  • As a young boy, Hemingways father instilled a love of _________ in his son.
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  • The writing style Hemingway learned at the Kansas City Star was __________.
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  • Hemingways novel A Farewell to Arms was inspired by his romance with _______.
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  • what is Ernest Hemingways date of birth ?
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  • where did Hemingway die in 1961 ?
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  • What type of story was "A Farewell to Arms" ?
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