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Do you remember the classics? Test yourself!

If you love classic novels, test your skills by answering these questions about the greatest books that English literature has to offer!

 Oct 07, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In Oscar Wilde's "The Picture of Dorian Gray," how does Dorian destroy the cursed portrait?
He stabs it with a knife
He sets it on fire
He rips it up

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote "Slaughterhouse Five"?
JD Salinger
Kurt Vonnegut
TS Elliot

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which novel opens and closes with the letters of Robert Walton?
Frankenstein
Dracula
The Great Gatsby

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In what book was Hester Prynne forced to wear the letter "A" for committing adultery?
Little House On The Prairie
The Crucible
The Scarlet Letter

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the name of the book Louisa May Alcott wrote about the March sisters growing up in the American Civil War?
Little Women
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Eyre

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Atticus Finch, Scout, Jem, and Boo Radley are characters from what novel?
In Cold Blood
The Catcher In The Rye
To Kill A Mockingbird

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

George and Lenny are two migrant workers in what John Steinbeck novel?
Of Mice And Men
The Grapes Of Wrath
Cannery Row

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who is the author of "The Great Gatsby"?
F. Scott Fitzgerald
William Faulkner
Ernest Hemingway

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In which Jane Austen novel does the Bennet family appear?
Pride and Prejudice
Wuthering Heights
Jane Eyre

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which novel follows a group of boys stranded on an uninhabited island?
The Outsiders
Lord of the Flies
Gulliver's Travels

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"The Modern Prometheus" is the subtitle of which famous horror novel?
Frankenstein
Animal Farm
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Holden Caufield is the central character of which novel?
Lord of the Flies
1984
The Catcher In The Rye

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which novel involves a government-led experiment called "The Ludovico Technique"?
1984
A Clockwork Orange
Farenheit 451

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote "Great Expectations"?
James Joyce
T. S. Eliot
Charles Dickens

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which famous Spanish writer wrote Don Quixote?
Miguel Cervantes
Federico Garcia Lorca
Gabriel García Márquez

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote "Lord of the Flies"?
William Golding
Mario Puzo
Mark Twain

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which novel was famous for depicting a dystopian society that burned books?
1984
Catch-22
Fahrenheit 451

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which Shakespearean tragedy takes place in Scotland?
Macbeth
Hamlet
King Lear
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

You know them and we KNOW you love them! We're talking about classic novels, and this quiz is dedicated to some of your favorites!

Before some of us even had real friends, these characters and stories from classic books were our first pals! They were friends we related to and learned from. Their tales were timeless—we cried at their losses and relished in their victories. When we grew up, we never forgot them! We took the lessons we learned from them and integrated them into our adult lives. They made us better and smarter people. So, let's acknowledge them once more and give them a hand by taking this quiz to see how many of them we really remember! The eighteen questions in this quiz will have you identify the stories and characters of some timeless novels! If you are a voracious reader, you'll be able to identify your favorites! Are you up for the challenge? Let's find out!

By playing a Women.com quiz, you will not only enjoy yourself, but you'll work your mind out too! You may even be exposing it to new things and while you probably know all the answers here—we believe you're a trivia whiz, after all—there is a chance you may learn something you DIDN'T know in high school. Everyone can use a little extra knowledge, don't you think? We sure do! We believe in you, and we have no doubt you'll ace these fun but challenging trivia questions! Good luck!