Quiz: Can You Pass Literature 101?

You'll be surprised by how many books and authors you remember!

matilda, movies, movies/tv
 May 06, 2016
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Question: 1/12Pick your answer!

Bronte sisters, art, history, sisters, literature
This Brontë sister wrote Jane Eyre.

Question: 2/12Pick your answer!

Romeo and Juliet, plays, shakespeare, play, love, romance, death, tragedy
This English poet and playwright's poems were written in iambic pentameter
William Shakespeare
Anne Killigrew
Ian Emberson

Question: 3/12Pick your answer!

alice in wonderland, books, Painting, book, literature, art, school
This Lewis Carrol classic tells a story about a girl who falls through a rabbit hole into a fantasy world.
The Mouse's Tale
The Walrus and the Carpenter
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Question: 4/12Pick your answer!

fahrenheit 451, movies, film, movie, movies/tv, ray bradbury, fire, crazy, crazy lady, books, desperate
This Ray Bradbury book tells the story of a dystopian future where books are outlawed and burned.
Fahrenheit 451
The Martian Chronicles
Catch 22

Question: 5/12Pick your answer!

The Iliad, Greek, greek philosophy, art, war, fighting
The Greek poet, Homer, poet penned this as a pairing to his epic poem the "Iliad"
Oedipus Rex
The Odyssey

Question: 6/12Pick your answer!

literature, don quixote, books, characters
This delusional Spanish character fought windmills.
Jay Gatsby
Don Quixote
Count Pyotr Kirillovich

Question: 7/12Pick your answer!

Charles Dickens, scrooge, books, literature, art
This is a literary work NOT written by Charles Dickens.
Great Expectations
Gulliver's Travels
Oliver Twist

Question: 8/12Pick your answer!

Les Misérables, Anne Hathaway, movies/tv
Les Misérables takes place during this revolution.
The American Revolution
The Cuban Revolution
The French Revolution

Question: 9/12Pick your answer!

Henry David Thoreau, literature, books
This transcendentalist author often described as a "hermit" penned Walden.
Edgar Allan Poe
Leo Tolstoy
Henry David Thoreau

Question: 10/12Pick your answer!

Moby dick, books, literature, art
This Moby Dick narrator was named ________.
Captain Ahab

Question: 11/12Pick your answer!

Tom Sawyer, art, Mark Twain, movies/tv
This Mark Twain character becomes "engaged" to character Tom Sawyer a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River.
Amy Lawrence
Becky Thatcher
Pap Finn

Question: 12/12Pick your answer!

art, bird, caged bird, maya, Maya Angelou, books
This American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist penned the autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.
Alice Walker
Maya Angelous
Oprah Winfrey
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