Moments in Classic Literature TOPICS:classic booksclassic literatureclassic writersfree quizliterature quiz Classic Writers are wonderful and it is always interesting to read advice from the greats. How well do you know your classics? Test your knowledge on classic literature with this quiz. In a play by Arthur Miller, the protagonist says: 'Sure he was my son. But I think to him they were all my sons'. What action follows this comment? Flight Murder Suicide Surrender to Police Continue >> What author wrote a poem in which a serviceman's participation in war is described as 'a lonely impulse of delight'? Percy Bysshe Shelley Alfred, Lord Tennyson T.S. Eliot W.B. Yeats Continue >> What author suggested an irrational basis for certain human behaviors in 'The Imp of the Perverse'? Stephen Crane Jack London Edgar Allan Poe O. Henry Continue >> In which of his plays did Shakespeare observe that 'there are more things in heaven and earth ... than are dreamt of in your philosophy'? A Midsummer Night's Dream Macbeth Hamlet The Tempest Continue >> In which novel by Charles Dickens does a character intentionally sacrifice his life for another person? Christmas Carol A Tale of Two Cities David Copperfield Great Expectations Continue >> In a famous short story, a motive for murder is described as follows: 'Object there was none. Passion there was none. I loved the old man.' What story is this? The Open Boat The Killers The Tell-Tale Heart The Lottery Continue >> Who said 'God is his own interpreter and he will make it plain'? John Clare Henry Wadsworth William Cowper Robert Burns Continue >> Thomas Hardy's novel, 'The Mayor of Casterbridge', deals with the theme of retribution. What sin was the protagonist guilty of committing? Having an affair with a married woman Rape Selling his wife Adultery Continue >> In which of these novels does the protagonist NOT commit a murder? The Picture of Dorian Gray 'Of Human Bondage' 'The Stranger' 'Crime and Punishment' Continue >> Moments in Classic Literature You probably didn't read much classic literature, but you should. Share your Results : Facebook Twitter Google+ VK Moments in Classic Literature You read some classic literature novels, congrads for that. Classic books have their certain scent of perfume. Share your Results : Facebook Twitter Google+ VK Moments in Classic Literature Obviously you read a lot of classic literature. Did you think of becoming a writer? Share your Results : Facebook Twitter Google+ VK PLAY AGAIN !