Honore De Balzac Quiz

Honore De Balzac Quiz Questions

Portrait of Honore de Balzac

Portrait of Honore de Balzac (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. What was Honore de Balzac’s original name?
a) Edmund Nantes
b) George Sand
c) Honore Balssa
d) Horatio Alger

2. When was Honore de Balzac born?
a) 3 January 1794
b) 20 May 1799
c) 14 July 1801
d) 22 October 1795

3. Where was Honore de Balzac born?
a) Tours
b) Vendome
c) La Rochelle
d) New Rochelle

4. When did Honore de Balzac write Cromwell?
a) 1819
b) 1825
c) 1827
d) 1831

5. Under what pseudonym did Honore de Balzac publish Le Centenaire?
a) Lord R’Hoone
b) Alpha of the plough
c) Horace de Saint-Aubin
d) John Beynon

First page of first proofs of Balzac's Béatrix

First page of first proofs of Balzac’s Béatrix (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6. Which was Honore de Balzac’s first successful novel?
a) Corsino
b) Falthume
c) Stenie
d) Les Chouans

7. How is the collection of Honore de Balzac’s novels and short stories known?
a) The Divine Comedy
b) Le Comedie humaine
c) Clytemnestra and Other Poems
d) Stories of the Wild

Image which appears at the start of Honore de ...

Image which appears at the start of Honore de Balzac’s novel La Peau de chagrin (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

8. Where did Honore de Balzac marry Eveline Hanska?
a) Warsaw
b) Krakow
c) Vienna
d) Berdichiv

9. When did Honore de Balzac die?
a) 19 March 1826
b) 12 June 1858
c) 18 August 1850
d) 1 November 1855

10. Where did Honore de Balzac die?
a) Lyon
b) Paris
c) Bordeaux
d) Lille

Honore De Balzac Quiz Questions and Answers

Illustration of Honoré de Balzac's The Chouans...

Illustration of Honoré de Balzac’s The Chouans (1829). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. What was Honore de Balzac’s original name?
c) Honore Balssa

2. When was Honore de Balzac born?
b) 20 May 1799

3. Where was Honore de Balzac born?
a) Tours

4. When did Honore de Balzac write Cromwell?
a) 1819

5. Under what pseudonym did Honore de Balzac publish Le Centenaire?
c) Horace de Saint-Aubin

6. Which was Honore de Balzac’s first successful novel?
d) Les Chouans

7. How is the collection of Honore de Balzac’s novels and short stories known?
b) Le Comedie humaine

8. Where did Honore de Balzac marry Eveline Hanska?
d) Berdichiv

9. When did Honore de Balzac die?
c) 18 August 1850

10. Where did Honore de Balzac die?
b) Paris

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Originally posted 2016-05-03 21:33:35.

Updated: August 9, 2017 — 11:19 pm

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