33+ Literature Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

In "1984", which figure served as the leader of The Party?
Big Brother
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In "Pinocchio", what are all the bad boys on Pleasure Island changed into?
Donkeys
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The book "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" was written by whom?
Jules Verne
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The book "The Dispossessed" was written by whom?
Ursula K Le Guin
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What is the name of Thor's war hammer?
Mjolnir
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What are the first two names of J.K. Rowling, author of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"?
Joanna Kathleen
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What is the name of the thousand-year-old secret society depicted in "The Da Vinci Code"?
Priory Of Sion
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What is the occupation of "Fahrenheit 451" protagonist Guy Montag?
Fireman
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In Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick", who is the voice of reason?
Starbuck
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In "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep", many humans leave Earth for which planet?
Mars
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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 Captain Ahab's ship?
The Pequod
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In "Dune", the desert planet Arrakis is rich in which valuable resource?
Melange
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What is the occupation of Janet Evanovich's character Stephanie Plum?
Bounty Hunter
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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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According to legend, who was King Arthur's wife?
Guinevere
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Who wrote "Rip Van Winkle"?
Washington Irving
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The book "Water for Elephants" by Sara Gruen takes place in what era?
1930's
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How many ghosts visited Scrooge?
4
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The book "The Martian Chronicles" was written by whom?
Ray Bradbury
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What is the name of John's true love in Nicholas Sparks' "Dear John"?
Savannah
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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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Where were many of Shakespeare's plays produced?
Globe Theater
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The book "The Yearling" was authored by who?
Marjorie Rawlings
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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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