Gullivers Travels Quizzes & Trivia

Travel back to the world of miniature people called Lilliput and revisit this fascinating classic adventure story, Gulliver’s Travels! Do you think you have what it takes to answer a wide variety of questions on this fictional satire written by Jonathan Smith? Well, go ahead and test your knowledge with our fun trivia! This is perfect prep for a school or college exam.

Do you remember how Gulliver ended up stranded in Lilliput? How do the Lilliputians offer Gulliver something to drink? How does Gulliver leave Brobdingnag? What human invention does Gulliver propose to the king of Brobdingnag that the king finds revolting? What place does Gulliver visit last? Answer all these and more. You’ll have an awesome adventure just taking these trivia quizzes! Good luck!

Questions: 30  |  Attempts: 256   |  Last updated: Mar 13, 2020
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    How does Gulliver describe the people from Lilliput?

A widely read satirical book by Jonathan Swift whose full title is Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 148   |  Last updated: Jan 29, 2020
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    How big were Lilliputians?

This quiz tests students on Parts I and II of Gulliver's Travels, Terms, Vocabulary, and Modifiers.

Questions: 45  |  Attempts: 129   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
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    The people of Lilliput call Gulliver _____.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 49   |  Last updated: Jan 14, 2017
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    Where did Gulliver travel to first?


Gullivers Travels Questions & Answers

What is an oxymoron?
A rhetorical device in which two seemingly contradictory words are used together for effect
What is a satire?
A literary work that ridicules its subject through the use of specific techniques in order to make a comment about it
What is a parody?
To imitate the techniques and/or style of some person in order to ridicule the original
What does caricature mean?
To enlarge something beyond normal bounds so that it becomes ridiculous