Poetry Quizzes & Trivia
This quiz will test your ability to recall the forms of the various types of poetry.
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 15 | Last updated: Jan 25, 2013
Sample QuestionWhich type of poem is a long narrative poem about the journey of a hero?
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Sample QuestionThe poem, "The Girl Who Loved the Sky", uses a lot of ____________.
I will askÂ multiple-choice questions which will only have one correct answer. There will be five questions.These questions will be about poets who are termed 'Modern" and so were published after 1900.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 12 | Last updated: Nov 28, 2017
Sample QuestionWhen W.B. Yeats warns in "Lapiz Lazuli" that "Aeroplane and Zeppelin will come out,/ Pitch like King Billy bomb balls in/Until the town lie beaten flat." The narrator is referring to what major war in European history?
Questions: 18 | Attempts: 11 | Last updated: Jan 17, 2013
Sample QuestionAn Author of a poem.
Students will identify forms of poems and poetic devices.
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 11 | Last updated: Nov 28, 2017
Sample QuestionWords that sound like the objects or actions they refer to:
Define these literature terms by Filling in The Blank.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 10 | Last updated: Jan 17, 2013
Pick your answer and score a point!!!
Questions: 9 | Attempts: 9 | Last updated: Jan 22, 2013
Sample QuestionQ.1) Prose
A practice i made for my quiz tomorrow lol
Questions: 38 | Attempts: 6 | Last updated: Feb 21, 2014
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Sample QuestionDante is a poet from which era?
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Poetry is one of the ways in which people use to portray their emotions and message to the intended readers or listeners. Are you new students taking up poetry, but you do not know which type of poetry speaks most about you as a...
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This is the Poetry quiz for our poetry unit. It covers types of poetry and terminology related to poetry.
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This is a special Trivia questions quiz Give by Simon Armitage poetry. It is designed for students that have listened to the reading of "Give" then listened to the analysis track. It will test what they remember from...
Question: | Attempts: 214 | Last updated: Sep 11, 2019
This is a trivia quiz on poetry on Surrey and Wyatt and Astrophil and Stella Sonnets. These two works help a learner get a proper understanding of literature and see the different techniques that one can use. Have you had time to...
Question: | Attempts: 233 | Last updated: Aug 8, 2019
There are three types of poetry in English, which include narrative, dramatic, and lyrical. Most people can’t tell the difference between the three unless they have dived more in-depth into the world of poetry. The quiz...
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The emotions and the imagination shared by the writer which conquers the heart of an audience is known in the form of a Poetry. Different writers have craved different poems which shows the situation of our life and gives us the...
Question: | Attempts: 110 | Last updated: Apr 19, 2019
There are some elements that lead to a poem being so enticing to the reader or writer. These elements include a rhyme scheme, meter, and word sounds. Over the past week, we have covered these elements in detail and how to...
Question: | Attempts: 1264 | Last updated: Feb 22, 2019
Poetry is an art form unlike any other. It’s a manner in which we express our emotions through words in a harmonic fashion, telling a story in a beautiful way that does more than simply saying things outright would. There...
Question: | Attempts: 130 | Last updated: Feb 22, 2019
Do you know that the best-selling poets ever are Shakespeare, LaoTzu and Khalil Gbran? If you are on the journey to becoming a poet then the quiz below is perfect to help you in the journey. Use the works cited to answer...
Question: | Attempts: 1026 | Last updated: Feb 20, 2019
Get your pens out, folks, because we’re diving straight into poetry today. What can you tell us about the poetic devices – such as imagery, theme, alliteration, simile, rhyme, etc. – and their uses?...
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Known all around the world for being arguably the world’s greatest playwright, it’s easy to forget that William Shakespeare was also a seasoned poet. What can you tell us about his work? Let’s find out!
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Poetry Unit HELPFUL TERMS a. Rhythm: the patter of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line b. Meter: the number of feet in a line Dactylic Anapestic...
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Poetry is somewhat of a lost art in contemporary literature, as few tend to put pen to paper anymore in an effort to convey emotion. That said, it remains an excellent source for literary vocabulary. Do you know any?
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Match the definition with the correct poetry term.
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The quiz will consist of definitions from the elements of poetry, vocabulary words from the short story and poetry read. Students will also use critical thinking skills to answer questions regarding the protagonist,...
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This quiz will test your knowledge of poetry and types of figurative language.
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Okay, guys, now that you've seen and heard our presentation, it's time to put your knowledge to the test. Best of luck!
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This is a homework CHECK to determine if you read and took notes on the similiarities and differences between poetry and prose (pg. 290).
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A quiz on the definitions of certain poetry terms. Good Luck :)
Question: | Attempts: 146 | Last updated: Feb 20, 2019