Gullivers Travels Quizzes & Trivia

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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
  • Sample Question
    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?

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: 18   |  Last updated: Feb 16, 2017
  • Sample Question
    How big were Lilliputians?


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