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Famous Writers

written by: yana999
 
John Steinbeck, Edgar Allan Poe, Dostoevsky, Charles Dickens. If those names mean something to you, this quiz is definitely for you. Enjoy!

Question 1:


His most famous works are the novels War and Peace, Anna Karenina and Resurrection.
Lev Tolstoy
Ivan Turgenev
Maxim Gorky
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski

Question 2:


Which of these novels was not penned by Charles Dickens?
David Copperfield
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Oliver Twist
Christmas Carol

Question 3:


What popular author made this statement about religion: "Man is a Religious Animal. He is the only Religious Animal. He is the only animal that has the True Religion—several of them. He is the only animal that loves his neighbor as himself and cuts his throat if his theology isn’t straight."?
Mark Twain
Jane Austen
John Steinbeck
Walter Scott

Question 4:


Which of these authors lived her entire life as part of a close-knit family and was educated mainly by her father and older brothers?
None of these
Agatha Christie
Jane Austen
Astrid Lindgren

Question 5:


Crime and punishment and Brothers Karamazov are novels written by Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky.
True
False

Question 6:


For most of his career he worked for a playing company known as Men of Lord Chamberlain.
Thomas Mallory
Dante Alighieri
Shakespeare
Giovanni Bokacho

Question 7:


Sir Arthur Clarke is a British writer an inventor known for his science fiction novel Space Odyssey.
True
False

Question 8:


Which statement is true about Sir Walter Scott, the author of Ivanhoe and Rob Roy
He was a Scottish writer
He studied medicine and became a doctor.
He was an English writer.
None of these

Question 9:


Which of the following works was not written by John Steinbeck?
East of Eden
The Abbot
The Grapes of Wrath
Black Pony

Question 10:


Edgar Allan Poe is widely considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre.
True
False

 


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