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Written Word Quiz 6

General mixed quiz about authors, characters, poets and publications etc 12 Questions.

 
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In which book does the character 'Uncas' appear?

  • King Solomon's Mines
  • The Last of the Mohicans
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • The Three Musketeers

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In which year was 'Vogue' first published in America?

  • 1892
  • 1902
  • 1912
  • 1922

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'Mustardseed' is a character from which Shakespeare play?

  • A Comedy of Errors
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Love's Labour's Lost
  • The Merry Wives of Windsor

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About what subject would you consult 'Grove's Dictionary'?

  • Animals
  • Antiques
  • Music
  • Plants

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Which British poet wrote '1914 and Other Poems'?

  • Rupert Brooke
  • Wilfred Owen
  • Isaac Rosenberg
  • Siegfried Sassoon

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Who wrote the novel 'Roots: The Saga of an American Family'?

  • Alex Haley
  • Alex Harvey
  • Alex Hilton
  • Alex Hunter

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The front page of which British newspaper was entirely filled by adverts up until 1966?

  • Daily Express
  • Daily Telegraph
  • Observer
  • The Times

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Who wrote the novel, 'A Parliamentary Affair'?

  • Jeffrey Archer
  • Alan Clark
  • Edwina Currie
  • Roy Hattersley

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"When music sounds, gone is the earth I know" is the opening line to 'Music' by which poet?

  • Hillaire Belloc
  • Walter de la Mare
  • Ralph Hodgson
  • John Masefield

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In which comic did 'Korky the Cat' first appear?

  • Beano
  • Beezer
  • Dandy
  • Twinkle

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Which singer/songwriter wrote a book called 'Tarantula'?

  • Neil Diamond
  • Bob Dylan
  • Billy Joel
  • Neil Sedaka

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Can you match these animal characters to the books they appear in?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Captain Flint
  • Kaa
  • Blackberry
  • Jip

Right

  • The Jungle Book
  • Doctor Doolittle
  • Treasure Island
  • Watership Down

 

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