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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.
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski
Lev Tolstoy
Maxim Gorky
Ivan Turgenev

Question 2:


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

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."?
John Steinbeck
Walter Scott
Jane Austen
Mark Twain

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
Astrid Lindgren
Agatha Christie
Jane Austen

Question 5:


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

Question 6:


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

Question 7:


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

Question 8:


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

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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