Literature Quizzes & Trivia
Part 1 – Grammar & Punctuation Directions: Read the question under each punctuation or grammar topic. On a separate sheet of paper, pick the answer choice that best answers the question.
Questions: 36 | Attempts: 252 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWhich of the following sentences uses a period correctly?
Do you know your Chaucer from your Shakespeare or your Dickens from your Dryden? Test your literature knowledge with our Great Literature Quiz?
Questions: 14 | Attempts: 45 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
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Sample QuestionThe Puritans were not successful in establishing a stable government after the king's execution.
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Sample QuestionIn literature tone refers to
Do you know anything about early American literature? This quiz is jam-packed with knowledge concerning America’s early start. This quiz will make you put on your Puritan hat. You must know what the Mayflower is, when was...
Questions: 22 | Attempts: 1231 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionThe first people to migrate to North America were
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Welcome Class of 2008 of UNISMA Bekasi English Department. You are about to take an online quiz for Renaissance-Victorian Poetry course. The quiz is in multiple choice form. There are 10 questions that...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 3894 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionIn order to understand Elizabethan literature, it is essential to know the aesthetic principle of the Elizabethan people, which is...
In this quiz we’ll be looking at American Literature: New World (Study Guide), taking a look at specific topics like the Native Americans, the Manitou, the constitution, history, journals and much more. What can you...
Questions: 44 | Attempts: 61 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionThis group of Native Americans left behind a legend about creation using pictographs
Are you constantly being berated for using "big" words? Well, never fear, as you are most likely a Literature Nerd! There is no known cure for this level of awesomeness, but with this quiz you are now able to tell...
Questions: 19 | Attempts: 257 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionYou actually enjoy reading Shakespeare
This quiz is about Sigmund Freud's ideas connected to The Lord of the Flies and Oedipus Rex.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 116 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionWhat is the Oedipus Complex?
Here's a few questions to learn some fun facts dealing with authors and literature.
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 84 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionWhich poet is known for his unique use of capitalization (or lack thereof)?
Select one answer for each question
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 403 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionGenesis begins with the story of creation. Which is the correct order of creation according to Genesis?
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Sample QuestionThe minor character is _____________.
A quiz for my English class about Fake news shows like the Colbert Report and Daily Show
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Sample QuestionI Watch Satirical news show on a regular basis...
Victorian literature refers to English literature during the reign of Queen Victoria. From this period, English writing suggests the major revolution in most aspects of English life, such as scientific economic and...
Questions: 19 | Attempts: 6174 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionThe author of sonnet 43 is...
Do you know enough to pass this literary genre quiz? Literary gene is simply a story that is written in different tones or techniques, and they are mostly differentiated into fantasy, historical fiction, contemporary fiction,...
Questions: 16 | Attempts: 1969 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionThe plot in this kind of story makes sense, ends with a solution to the problem and real events are mixed with fictional events.
This quiz is designed to help students determine which of the six major eras of British literature studied this year most resonates with them personally.
Questions: 14 | Attempts: 4091 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionHow do you feel about love, women, and romantic relationships?
A biography is a written trued account of someone’s life, it can be written in first or second person point of view. Test your knowledge on the evolution of biography writing and the types of biographies that exist by...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 71 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWhich is NOT a major development of the biography genre through history.
Do you know your poetic authors? take this quiz to find out!
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 257 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWho wrote "On the Grasshopper and the Cricket"?
Advanced Placement and American Literature classes need to take this quiz by Friday, January 15, 2009. You may use your notes from class presentations. All questions are based on the presentations of your...
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 9967 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionA good definition of American Realism is:
Quiz over Chinese Literature.
Questions: 9 | Attempts: 815 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWhat was the only written record of Confucius' teachings?
American literature is literature predominantly written or produced in English in the United States of America and its preceding colonies. Before the founding of the United States, the Thirteen Colonies...
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 621 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWho wrote Mending wall?
Quiz on powerpoint. Quiz on powerpoint.
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Sample QuestionWhat alphabet did the Greeks adapt to be their own?
Surrealism is a cultural movement that was formed in the 1920's and is best known for its visual artworks and writings. Are you an artist and know the history of this culture? Take up the quiz and find out more.
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 1055 | Last updated: Mar 21, 2022
Sample QuestionWhich of the following words best describes surreal paintings?
Do you know what are the different elements of literature? Would you like to try this quiz? This quiz focuses on when a decisive change occurs in the plot, the struggle between opposing forces, the rising and falling action,...
Questions: 14 | Attempts: 2583 | Last updated: Mar 22, 2022
Sample QuestionA point at which a decisive change takes place in the plot is called ___.