33+ Literature Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

What is the name of Captain Ahab's ship?
The Pequod
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The book "The Puppet Masters" was written by whom?
Robert A Heinlein
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"Lean Mean Thirteen" was published in 2007 by which author?
Janet Evanovich
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The Da Vinci Code opens with a murder in which famous museum?
The Louvre
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The book "I, Robot" was written by whom?
Isaac Asimov
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In "2001: A Space Odyssey", Moon-Watcher was the only man-ape able to do what?
Walk Upright
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Ichabod Crane is from what story?
The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow
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What year did the sci-fi book "1984" come out?
1949
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In Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick", who is the voice of reason?
Starbuck
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The book "The Time Machine" was written by whom?
H G Wells
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What author became famous for his six-volume biography of Lincoln?
Carl Sandburg
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The book "Water for Elephants" by Sara Gruen takes place in what era?
1930's
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What color was Anna Karenina's bag in the Tolstoy novel of the same name?
Red
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The book "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" was written by whom?
Jules Verne
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In "Pinocchio", what are all the bad boys on Pleasure Island changed into?
Donkeys
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What is the name of John's true love in Nicholas Sparks' "Dear John"?
Savannah
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How many ghosts visited Scrooge?
4
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Watchmen character Jon Osterman is better known by what alias?
Dr. Manhattan
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What is the name of the top-secret government project in "The Andromeda Strain"?
Project Wildfire
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What is the name of the literary club founded by J.R.R. Tolkien while in Oxford as a professor?
Inklings
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Who wrote "Rip Van Winkle"?
Washington Irving
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In "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", who is Huck's father?
Pap
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The Godfather was written in 1969 by what author?
Mario Puzo
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Alan Frew, author of 2007's "The Action Sandwich", was also lead singer for which 80's pop group?
Glass Tiger
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Literature Trivia

Known as “a body of written works,” literature refers to writing that’s considered to be an art form. Would it surprise you to learn that literature classified according to its usage of language that differs from the norm, national origin, historical period, subject matter, and genre? If so, be prepared to surprise yourself further with our literature trivia questions and answers in relation to books, poems, and authors.

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