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Cruel Literature

written by: Aeria
 
Literature always triggers emotions stronger than those you can feel when watching a movie. It is so because it is your own brain draws the setting, defines the features of the characters and gives the proper sound of each voice or melody. However there's not only the romantic and positive aspect about literature. It has its own dark side. Take the quiz and find out some interesting negatives.

Question 1:


An edition of Milton's works was bound in:
Used newspapers
Golden plates
Human skin
Bear's fur

Question 2:


Binding books with human hide was a common practice once. Why?
Because of lack of any other proper material
Because this sold the books more quickly than anything
Because the narrative in the book was about the story of the hide's owner
Because it was fashionable at the time

Question 3:


The name of Cruella de Vil from "101 Dalmatians" is meaningful because:
She doesn't give them any food
She is the owner of the dalmatians
She actually likes cats and not dogs
She wants the puppies for their fur

Question 4:


Who is the Shakespearean villain who had his own brother executed and innocent children killed because they were hindrances to his kingly ambition?
Aaron the Moor
Richard III
Edmund
Othello

Question 5:


According to psychologists villains in fairy-tales actually have an important role for the children's mind formation, namely:
They help children decide what is bad
They make the story really funny
They are interesting models of behaviour
They always lose the battle

Question 6:


The famous evil female Baba Yaga comes from:
Russian folklore
A Moroccan song
An Uzbekistanian fairy-tale
A Norse legend

Question 7:


"Harry Potter" is concidered "malicious literature" by some, because:
Most of its characters are strange beings
Its characters are mainly clad in black clothes
It comprises too many volulmes
It is about witchcraft

Question 8:


It turns out that people like reading about crime. The top-selling English-language author of all time is:
Agatha Christie
Virginia Woolf
Ben Johnson
Edgar-Allan Poe

 


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