Poet Quizzes & Trivia

Roses are red/ Violets are Blue/ Questions are coming/ The quiz is all ready for you. Well we might not be the best poets out there but when it comes to quizzes we’re high up among the best of the best. Are you a poetry reader? Or maybe you are a poet yourself? Regardless, our poets quiz will require all of your knowledge on the matter. From the Epic of Gilgamesh to modern-day poetry, we have everything you could think of.

What is the name of the poet regarded as the greatest writer in English history? What was the nationality of Oscar Wilde? Lord Byron was involved in which country’s war for independence? Play with words and formulate some of the most poetic answers to gain international recognition.

Welcome to Trivia Facts and Questions on William Shakespeare and John Donne! These two English writers have been credited with writing some of the best work in the English language, with some confusing their works. How well do...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 173   |  Last updated: Oct 21, 2019
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    Shakespeare shows inventio in the following ways.

We do have our own styles in expressing ourselves in writing. Do you agree? One of the easiest way of expressing our ideas is through writing a poem, whether it's a free-verse or a sonnet.� In this personality quiz, you...

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 153   |  Last updated: Dec 30, 2019
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    Which color is better for you?

From Robert Frost to Maya Angelou to the legendary William Shakespare, history is filled with great, famous poets, along with their well-known poems. Are you a fan of poetry? Take this quiz to test your knowledge on famous poets!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 106   |  Last updated: Jan 13, 2017
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    Who wrote the poem, "Phenomenal Woman"?

Directions:  Read each question.  Choose the best answer.  Answer all open-ended questions using complete sentences.

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 53   |  Last updated: Apr 25, 2018
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    Read this excerpt from "Your Feet" and answer the question below.But I love your feet           only because they walked        upon the earth and upon        the wind and upon the waters,       until they found me.        Pablo NerudaWhich of the following poetic devices was used? Choose all correct answers.

Take our quiz to find out which of the three poets you are! By Charlene and Emily~

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 39   |  Last updated: Jun 6, 2019
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    Would you light a wastebasket on fire on stage if the poet before you was taking too long?


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