Emma Lazarus Quiz

Emma Lazarus

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Emma Lazarus Quiz Questions

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1. When was Emma Lazarus born?
a) 14 February 1844
b) 16 May 1842
c) 22 July 1849
d) 24 December 1855

2. Where was Emma Lazarus born?
a) New York
b) Richmond
c) Atlanta
d) Boston

3. Which was Emma Lazarus’ first book?
a) The Banner of the Jew
b) Poems and Translations
c) The Dance of Death
d) The New Colossus

4. To whom did Emma Lazarus dedicate Admetus and Other Poems?
a) Henry David Thoreau
b) Margaret Fuller
c) George Ripley
d) Ralph Waldo Emerson

5. When did Emma Lazarus write The Spagnoletto?
a) 1882
b) 1885
c) 1876
d) 1884

6. When did Emma Lazarus write the sonnet The New Colossus?
a) 1883
b) 1890
c) 1892
d) 1894

7. Why did Emma Lazarus write the sonnet The New Colossus?
a) To praise Washington Monument
b) To help raise money for the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty
c) To remember the Colossus of Rhodes
d) To praise Eiffel Tower

8. Which was Emma Lazarus’ last book?
a) Songs of a Semite
b) Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine
c) Alide
d) By the Rivers of Babylon

9. When did Emma Lazarus die?
a) 21 January 1889
b) 16 June 1898
c) 16 July 1893
d) 19 November 1887

10. Where did Emma Lazarus die?
a) Dallas
b) New York
c) Reno
d) Winchester

Emma Lazarus Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Emma Lazarus born?
c) 22 July 1849

2. Where was Emma Lazarus born?
a) New York

3. Which was Emma Lazarus’ first book?
b) Poems and Translations

4. To whom did Emma Lazarus dedicate Admetus and Other Poems?
d) Ralph Waldo Emerson

5. When did Emma Lazarus write The Spagnoletto?
c) 1876

6. When did Emma Lazarus write the sonnet The New Colossus?
a) 1883

7. Why did Emma Lazarus write the sonnet The New Colossus?
b) To help raise money for the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty

8. Which was Emma Lazarus’ last book?
d) By the Rivers of Babylon

9. When did Emma Lazarus die?
d) 19 November 1887

10. Where did Emma Lazarus die?
b) New York

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Updated: May 29, 2017 — 10:16 am

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