Praxis 0041: Victorian Literature

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Praxis 0041: Victorian Literature
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  1. The Victorian Literature period spanned what time period?
    A. 1815-1900
    B. 1832-1901
    C. 1850-1920
    D. 1785-1830
    B. 1832-1901
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Which author did NOT write during the Victorian period?
    A. Thomas Hardy
    B. Lewis Carroll
    C. Charlotte Bronte
    D. Jane Austen
    E. Robert Louis Stevenson
    D. Jane Austen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which author did NOT write during the Victorian period?
    A. Oscar Wilde
    B. Alfred Lord Tennyson
    C. James Fenimore Cooper
    D. H.G. Wells
    E. Robert Browning
    C. James Fenimore Cooper
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Which genre/style was NOT typical of the Victorian period?
    A. romantic triangles
    B. aristocratic villains
    C. bigamous marriages
    D. hard work and simple/no frills living
    E. conflict between the common/poor and those in power
    D. hard work and simple/no frills living (neoclassical)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which genre/style was NOT typcial of Victorian Literature?
    A. political novels
    B. serialized novels
    C. use of reason as opposed to faith alone
    D. dramatic monologues
    E. detective novels
    C. use of reason as opposed to faith alone (age of reason/America)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which is NOT a reason that Victorian literature began to reach the masses?
    A. paper becomes cheap
    B. trade and economic growth
    C. industrial and business growth
    D. overwhelming technological advancements
    D. overwhelming technological advancements (modern)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which work was NOT written by Charles Dickens?
    A. A Tale of Two Cities
    B. The Pickwick Papers
    C. Great Expectations
    D. The Sun Also Rises
    D. The Sun Also Rises
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Who wrote the famous lines:
    "How do I love thee? Let me count the ways."
    A. Lewis Carroll
    B. Charlotte Bronte
    C. Oscar Wilde
    D. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    E. Mary Shelley
    D. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Who wrote The Lady of Shallott?
    A. Robert Browning
    B. H.G. Wells
    C. Alfred Lord Tennyson
    D. Charles Dickens
    E. Thomas Hardy
    C. Alfred Lord Tennyson
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. "My Last Duchess" was a poem written by which Victorian author?
    A. Victor Hugo
    B. Henry David Thoreau
    C. George Eliot
    D. Herman Melville
    E. Robert Browning
    E. Robert Browning
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. George Eliot was a penname for which author?
    A. Emily Dickinson
    B. Harriet Jacobs
    C. Marian Evans
    D. Louisa May Alcott
    E. Walt Whitman
    C. Marian Evans
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Whose wrote "The Origin of Species"?
    A. Rudyard Kipling
    B. Robert Louis Stevenson
    C. H.G. Wells
    D. Charles Darwin
    D. Charles Darwin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Who wrote "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"?
    A. Henry David Thoreau
    B. Nathanial Hawthorne
    C. Robert Loius Stevenson
    D. Ralph Waldo Emerson
    C. Robert Loius Stevenson
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Robert Loius Stevenson did NOT write which work?
    A. The Black Arrow
    B. Treasure Island
    C. The Picture of Dorian Gray
    D. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
    C. The Picture of Dorian Gray
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Algernon, Cecily, Jack, and Miss Prism are characters in which work?
    A. The Importance of Being Earnest
    B. A Tale of Two Cities
    C. Middlemarch
    D. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
    A. The Importance of Being Earnest
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Who wrote "The Importance of Being Earnest" and "The Picture of Dorian Gray"?
    A. Lewis Carroll
    B. Oscar Wilde
    C. Rudyard Kipling
    D. Charles Dickens
    E. George Eliot
    B. Oscar Wilde
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Which is NOT a work of Rudyard Kipling?
    A. The Man Who Would Be King
    B. The Widow at Windsor
    C. Pied Piper of Hamelin
    D. Captain's Courageous
    E. The Jungle Book
    C. Pied Piper of Hamelin (Robert Browning)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. "Beware the Jabberwock, my son!
    The jaws that bite, the claws that snatch!
    Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun
    The frumious Bandersnatch!"
    was written by which author?
    A. Oscar Wilde
    B. Lewis Carroll
    C. Emily Dickinson
    D. Nathaniel Hawthorne
    E. Walt Whitman
    B. Lewis Carroll
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Which sub-era was NOT in the Victorian era?
    A. Transcendentalism
    B. Age of Realism
    C. Naturalism 
    D. Age of Reason
    D. Age of Reason (America 1750-1800)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Which American author did NOT write in the Victorian Era?
    A. Frederick Douglas
    B. Mark Twain
    C. Harriet Beecher Stowe
    D. Jack London
    E. Joseph Conrad
    E. Joseph Conrad (Naturalism 1901-1914)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Which work is not authored by Samuel Langhorne Clemens?
    A. Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
    B. The Open Boat
    C. Tom Sawyer
    D. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
    B. The Open Boat
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Who wrote "The Red Badge of Courage" and openly attacked patriotism, individualism, and organized religion?
    A. Frederick Douglas
    B. Kate Chopin
    C. Joseph Conrad
    D. Jack London
    E. Stephen Crane
    E. Stephen Crane
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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