Writer Quizzes & Trivia

Every story begins somewhere, whether from a dream someone had, or a random, chance conversation. However, what about the science behind the writing, what about the person? Do you know what it is that makes the writer?

Can you answer whether a person should have a mind geared towards imaginative writing, or descriptive writing? Can you answer questions about writers such as William Shakespeare, Gerald Durrel or Tom Clancey?

Do you know what different writers used as motivation? What's the average turnaround time for a book to be written? It's time to put on your writing, ahem, thinking caps and write out the answers in these quizzes!
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You may not even realize it, but there’s always a method to your madness whenever you put pen to paper. Maybe you’re the kind of writer who needs to organize a list of everything you need to say before you begin, or...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 3861   |  Last updated: Dec 22, 2020
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    When you start a new story, do you:

Perhaps your writing style avoids comparison. Or so you think. Take this quiz to discover which famous author's style your style most closely resembles. 

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 23674   |  Last updated: Nov 10, 2014
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    Which word best describes you as a writer?

Do you think you would be a song writer? Find out by takin this quiz, this song's name is I'll be here, just remember quiz takers, this is a song I wrote all by myself, choose which words seem nice by each questions....

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 8271   |  Last updated: Jan 25, 2021
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    OK, choose any of the lines for the beginning of your song...


Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 522   |  Last updated: Jun 10, 2020
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    How many plays did Sophocles write?

Play this quiz and find out now what kind of writer you are!

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 6535   |  Last updated: Mar 24, 2017
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    What is your belief when it comes to God?


Writer Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Diction and Tone?
Diction and tone might actually have some kind of connections, but the two terms are not totally the same. The term diction does not totally refer to the way someone pronounces words, how he pauses, and the tones used; it also refers to the choice of
Can you jot down some of the finest works of Mark Twain?
Mark Twain was an author who has written several and well-known novels. His real name was Samuel Clemens, and he was also known to be a journalist, entrepreneur, inventor, riverboat pilot, and lecturer. I will be listing just a few of his works that
What book is written by Sharon M Draper?
Sharon Mills Draper is an American children's writer and a professional educator. She is known best for the Hazelwood and Jericho series and her historical novel, Copper Sun. Other books include double Dutch, Out of my mind, and Romiette and Julio.
What science fiction writer was a radar instructor during World War II?
Arthur C. Clarke was a radar instructor during World War II. After the war, he actually got a degree in mathematics, not English or a related field that one would think of when thinking of an author’s degree. Most of his fame comes from being a