Thomas Stearns Eliot Quiz

Thomas Stearns ('T.S.') Eliot

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Thomas Stearns Eliot Quiz Questions

1. When was Thomas Stearns Eliot born?
a) 9 March 1881
b) 21 April 1896
c) 26 September1888
d) 30 November 1885

2. Where was Thomas Stearns Eliot born?
a) Reno
b) St. Louis
c) Halifax
d) Boston

3. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot study Sanskrit?
a) Calcutta
b) Bangalore
c) Trivandrum
d) Harvard

4. What did Thomas Stearns Eliot teach at the Highgate School?
a) Sanskrit and Prakrit
b) French and Latin
c) Physics and Chemistry
d) History and Civics

5. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot work as a clerk?
a) Standard Chartered Bank
b) Lloyds Bank Ltd
c) ANZ Grindlays Bank
d) Imperial Bank

6. What did Thomas Stearns Eliot receive for his resistance work against Germans during World War II?
a) Order of Merit
b) Victoria Cross
c) Croix de Guerre
d) Medal of Freedom

7. Which poem of Thomas Stearns Eliot made him world famous?
a) The Sacred Wood
b) The Waste Land
c) Gerontion
d) Thoughts After Lambeth

8. When did Thomas Stearns Eliot get Nobel Prize for Literature?
a) 1969
b) 1967
c) 1955
d) 1948

9. When did Thomas Stearns Eliot die?
a) 4 January 1965
b) 3 June 1964
c) 17 August 1972
d) 22 December 1969

10. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot die?
a) New York
b) Sacramento
c) Tallahassee
d) London

Thomas Stearns Eliot Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Thomas Stearns Eliot born?
c) 26 September1888

2. Where was Thomas Stearns Eliot born?
b) St. Louis

3. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot study Sanskrit?
d) Harvard

4. What did Thomas Stearns Eliot teach at the Highgate School?
b) French and Latin

5. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot work as a clerk?
b) Lloyds Bank Ltd

6. What did Thomas Stearns Eliot receive for his resistance work against Germans during World War II?
c) Croix de Guerre

7. Which poem of Thomas Stearns Eliot made him world famous?
b) The Waste Land

8. When did Thomas Stearns Eliot get Nobel Prize for Literature?
d) 1948

9. When did Thomas Stearns Eliot die?
a) 4 January 1965

10. Where did Thomas Stearns Eliot die?
d) London

Updated: February 24, 2017 — 10:31 pm

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