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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.
Ivan Turgenev
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski
Lev Tolstoy
Maxim Gorky

Question 2:


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

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?
Jane Austen
Astrid Lindgren
Agatha Christie
None of these

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.
Giovanni Bokacho
Dante Alighieri
Thomas Mallory
Shakespeare

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 studied medicine and became a doctor.
None of these
He was a Scottish writer
He was an English writer.

Question 9:


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

Question 10:


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

 


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