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Gustave Flaubert was a French writer of the realist period who is counted among the greatest Western novelists. He is best known for his first published novel, Madame Bovary, a classic tale of romance and retribution. It is a portrait of the young provincial Emma Bovary as fallen woman and her adulterous liaisons with Rodolphe Boulanger.

Gustave Flaubert Quiz Questions

1. When was Gustave Flaubert born?
a) 19 March 1823
b) 16 June 1818
c) 31 August 1826
d) 12 December 1821

2. Where was Gustave Flaubert born?
a) La Rochelle
b) Rouen
c) Nantes
d) Strasbourg

3. Which magazine was the first to publish a writing by Gustave Flaubert?
a) Le Colibri
b) Le Figaro
c) Revue de Paris
d) Revue des Deux Mondes

4. Who accompanied Gustave Flaubert during his tour along the Loire and the coast of Brittany in 1847?
a) James Pradier
b) Maxime Du Camp
c) Louis Bouilhet
d) Emile Zola

5. On whom did Gustave Flaubert base the character of Marie Arnoux in L’Education sentimentale?
a) Louise Colet
b) Caroline Flaubert
c) Elisa Schlesinger
d) Delphine Couturier

6. When was Madame Bovary published in book form?
a) 1849
b) 1857
c) 1842
d) 1852

7. Which novel by Gustave Flaubert is about ancient Carthage?
a) Salammbo
b) Le Candidat
c) Herodias
d) Un Coeur simple

8. Which novel by Gustave Flaubert has two clerks as heroes?
a) La Tentation de Saint Antoine
b) Passion et vertu
c) Novembre
d) Bouvard et Pecuchet

9. When did Gustave Flaubert die?
a) 19 February 1883
b) 8 May 1880
c) 31 July 1884
d) 14 November 1878

10. Where did Gustave Flaubert die?
a) Lyon
b) Croisset
c) Paris
d) Bordeaux
Gustave Flaubert was a French writer of the realist period who is counted among the greatest Western novelists. He is best known for his first published novel, Madame Bovary, a classic tale of romance and retribution.

Gustave Flaubert Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When was Gustave Flaubert born?
d) 12 December 1821

2. Where was Gustave Flaubert born?
b) Rouen

3. Which magazine was the first to publish a writing by Gustave Flaubert?
a) Le Colibri

4. Who accompanied Gustave Flaubert during his tour along the Loire and the coast of Brittany in 1847?
b) Maxime Du Camp

5. On whom did Gustave Flaubert base the character of Marie Arnoux in L’Education sentimentale?
c) Elisa Schlesinger

6. When was Madame Bovary published in book form?
b) 1857

7. Which novel by Gustave Flaubert is about ancient Carthage?
a) Salammbo

8. Which novel by Gustave Flaubert has two clerks as heroes?
d) Bouvard et Pecuchet

9. When did Gustave Flaubert die?
b) 8 May 1880

10. Where did Gustave Flaubert die?
b) Croisset

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Updated: March 26, 2017 — 3:32 am

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