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Oliver Goldsmith Quiz

1. When was Oliver Goldsmith born?
a) 2 February 1744
b) 18 May 1742
c) 8 August 1736
d) 10 November 1730

2. Where was Oliver Goldsmith born?
a) Belfast
b) Kilkenny West
c) Durham
d) Falkirk

3. Which college did Oliver Goldsmith attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Pembroke College
c) Rhodes College
d) Trinity College

4. Which book of Oliver Goldsmith is a collection of essays?
a) The Citizen of the World
b) The Vanity of Human Wishes
c) The Rambler
d) The Task

5. When did Oliver Goldsmith write The Vicar of Wakefield?
a) 1742
b) 1762
c) 1757
d) 1764

6. When did Oliver Goldsmith write The Deserted Village?
a) 1794
b) 1782
c) 1776
d) 1770

7. Which play did Oliver Goldsmith write in 1773?
a) Life of Richard Nash
b) The Good Natur’d Man
c) She Stoops to Conquer
d) Chinese Letters

8. Which poem of Oliver Goldsmith remained incomplete?
a) Retaliation
b) The Traveller
c) A Song of David
d) The Castaway

9. When did Oliver Goldsmith die?
a) 7 January 1779
b) 4 April 1774
c) 11 July 1773
d) 12 November 1785

10. Where did Oliver Goldsmith die?
a) Dublin
b) London
c) Roquebrune
d) Woking

Oliver Goldsmith Quiz Answers

1. When was Oliver Goldsmith born?
d) 10 November 1730

2. Where was Oliver Goldsmith born?
b) Kilkenny West

3. Which college did Oliver Goldsmith attend?
d) Trinity College

4. Which book of Oliver Goldsmith is a collection of essays?
a) The Citizen of the World

5. When did Oliver Goldsmith write The Vicar of Wakefield?
b) 1762

6. When did Oliver Goldsmith write The Deserted Village?
d) 1770

7. Which play did Oliver Goldsmith write in 1773?
c) She Stoops to Conquer

8. Which poem of Oliver Goldsmith remained incomplete?
a) Retaliation

9. When did Oliver Goldsmith die?
b) 4 April 1774

10. Where did Oliver Goldsmith die?
b) London

Originally posted 2016-06-13 23:58:48.

Ronald Knox Quiz

1. When was Ronald Knox born?
a) 17 February 1888
b) 8 April 1884
c) 27 September 1882
d) 20 November 1885

2. Where was Ronald Knox born?
a) Dublin
b) Kibworth Beauchamp
c) Belfast
d) Cork

3. Which college did Ronald Knox attend?
a) Canisius College
b) Dartmouth College
c) King’s College
d) Balliol College

4. Where was Ronald Knox appointed chaplain in 1912?
a) Christ College
b) New College
c) Trinity College
d) Queen’s College

5. When did Ronald Knox become a Roman Catholic?
a) 1914
b) 1922
c) 1917
d) 1918

6. Which of the following books did Ronald Knox write in 1927?
a) A Spiritual Aenied
b) The Belief of Catholics
c) Reunion All Round
d) Some Loose Stones

7. Which book of Ronald Knox is considered best of his detective novels?
a) Still Dead
b) Heaven and the Charing Cross
c) Captive Flames
d) Old Testament

8. When was On Englishing the Bible published?
a) 1949
b) 1952
c) 1946
d) 1942

9. When did Ronald Knox die?
a) 14 January 1961
b) 18 June 1966
c) 24 August 1957
d) 12 December 1975

10. Where did Ronald Knox die?
a) Mells
b) Plymouth
c) Ipswich
d) Liverpool

Ronald Knox Quiz Answers

1. When was Ronald Knox born?
a) 17 February 1888

2. Where was Ronald Knox born?
b) Kibworth Beauchamp

3. Which college did Ronald Knox attend?
d) Balliol College

4. Where was Ronald Knox appointed chaplain in 1912?
c) Trinity College

5. When did Ronald Knox become a Roman Catholic?
c) 1917

6. Which of the following books did Ronald Knox write in 1927?
b) The Belief of Catholics

7. Which book of Ronald Knox is considered best of his detective novels?
a) Still Dead

8. When was On Englishing the Bible published?
a) 1949

9. When did Ronald Knox die?
c) 24 August 1957

10. Where did Ronald Knox die?
a) Mells