Patrick White Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When did Patrick White get Nobel Prize for Literature? a) 1964 b) 1975 c) 1973 d) 1978 2. When was Patrick White born? a) 6 February 1914 b) 28 May 1912 c) 16 August 1917 d) 24 December 1915 3. Where was Patrick White born? a)…
Aldous Leonard Huxley was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. He is best known for his novel – “Brave New World”.
1. When was Aldous Huxley born?
a) 11 March 1884
b) 19 May 1882
c) 26 July 1894
d) 10 October 1895
2. Where was Aldous Huxley born?
3. Which college did Aldous Huxley attend?
a) Christ College
b) St. James’ College
c) Balliol College
d) Trinity College
James Fenimore Cooper Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When was James Fenimore Cooper born? a) 1 January 1801 b) 4 April 1796 c) 15 September 1789 d) 11 November 1896 2. Where was James Fenimore Cooper born? a) New Orleans b) Dallas c) Albany d) Burlington 3. Which university did James Fenimore Cooper…
Emile Zola Quiz Questions and Answers
1. When was Emile Zola born?
a) 4 February 1844
b) 2 April 1840
c) 23 August 1849
d) 30 December 1855
2. Where was Emile Zola born?
3. How many novels are in Emile Zola’s Les Rougon-Macquart series?
E. L. Doctorow was an American author, editor, and professor, best known for his works of historical fiction. He has been described as one of the most important American novelists of the 20th century. Edgar Lawrence Doctorow Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When was Edgar Lawrence Doctorow born? a) 6 January 1931 b)…
Samuel Richardson Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When was Samuel Richardson baptised? a) 4 February 1694 b) 2 May 1692 c) 19 August 1689 d) 22 December 1685 2. Where was Samuel Richardson born? a) Mackworth b) Salisbury c) Perth d) Richmond 3. Who as speaker of the House of Commons helped Samuel…
Gunter Grass Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When did Gunter Grass win Nobel Prize for Literature? a) 1992 b) 1997 c) 1999 d) 2006 2. When was Gunter Grass born? a) 22 February 1936 b) 14 April 1932 c) 19 September 1929 d) 16 October 1927 3. Where was Gunter Grass born? a)…
James Henry Leigh Hunt was an English essayist, critic, journalist, and poet. His best known poems are “Abou Ben Adhem” and his rondeau “Jenny Kissed Me”, reflect his knowledge of French and Italian versification. James Henry Leigh Hunt Quiz Questions Click here for answers 1. When was James Henry Leigh Hunt born? a) 26 March…
1) When was Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald born?
a) 22 June 1890
b) 24 September 1896
c) 4 April 1900
d) 5 May 1902
2) Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was named after Francis Scott Key, a distant relative. What was Francis Scott Key famous for?
a) He defeated Mexicans in a battle.
b) He wrote The Star Spangled Banner.
c) He invented Pencillin.
d) He was a Hollywood actor.
3) How many dollars did Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald for his first story Babes in the Wood?
1. When was Herbert George Wells born?
a) 18 January 1864
b) 19 April 1868
c) 21 September 1866
d) 20 December 1862
2. Where was Herbert George Wells born?
3. Where did Herbert George Wells work as an usher?
a) Buckingham Palace
b) Globe Theatre
c) Midhurst Grammar School
d) Greenwich Observatory