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British Books and Authors Quiz

Our Literary Heritage 10 Questions.

 
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Charles Dickens' 'A Tale of Two Cities' was set in which two cities?

  • London and Rome
  • London and Madrid
  • London and Dublin
  • London and Paris

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Who wrote 'Wuthering Heights'?

  • Anne Bronte
  • Branwell Bronte
  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Emily Bronte

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'Lay on, Macduff.' is a line from which Shakespearean play?

  • Julius Caesar
  • Hamlet
  • Macbeth
  • Much Ado About Nothing

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'Silas Marner' was written by who?

  • Thomas Hardy
  • Charles Dickens
  • Anthony Trollope
  • George Eliot

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In 'Romeo and Juliet', who killed Tybalt?

  • Romeo
  • Mercutio
  • Benvolio
  • The Prince

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In 'Watership Down', which rabbit had visionary powers?

  • Hazel
  • Bigwig
  • Fiver
  • Pipkin

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'Black Beauty' was written by who?

  • Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Anna Sewell
  • J.M. Barrie
  • E Nesbit

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Mr Darcy was a character in which of Jane Austen's novels?

  • Emma
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Persuasion
  • Sense and Sensibility

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Which character from 'The Wind in the Willows' enjoyed nothing more than 'simply messing about in boats'?

  • Mr Toad
  • Mole
  • Ratty
  • Mr Badger

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Who was Pip's guardian in Charles Dickens' 'Great Expectations'?

  • Magwitch
  • Miss Havisham
  • Estella
  • Mr Pumblechook

 

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