Spread the love American Literature and Literary Periods SİZƏ BU SINAQDA 25 SUAL ÜÇÜN 25 DƏQİQƏ VERİLİR UĞURLAR Name 1. During the — Period , some of the greatest documents of American history were written down. In 1776, Thomas Paine wrote Common Sense and Thomas Jefferson wrote The Declaration of Independence. Between 1787 and 1788, Alexandei Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay authored The Federalist Papers. In 1787, The Constitution of the United States was drafted and in 1789 it was finalized. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. (tests written by Hasan Alisoy for www.xaricidil.com) Colonial Realistic and Naturalistic Revolutionary Contemporary Romantic2. — are English religious and political reformers who fled their native land in search of religious freedom, and who settled and colonized New England in the 17th century. Choose the best option to complete the given sentence. (Tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Jazz Age writers The members of the Bloomsbury Group Beat Writers Puritans Harlem Renaissance writers3. The Color Purple is an epistolary novel written by —. It focuses on the life of coloured women in the southern United States in the 1930s. The novel won the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Award for Fiction. It was also adapted into a film and musical of the same name. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. Elizabeth Bishop Richard Wilbur Alice Walker James Dickey Robert Lowell4. Which of the following authors did not produce works in the Romantic Period? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) William Lloyd Garrison Edith Wharton Edgar Allan Poe Rebecca Harding Davis Nathaniel Hawthorne5. Which of the following statements about “Realistic and Naturalistic Period” is not correct? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) The dominant literary form in this period was novel. Psychological explorations and pessimism in writings started to appear in this period. It is also called "The Age of Reason”. The position of African American was a matter of discussion in this period. Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution influenced the writers in this period.6. The years 1900-1914 mark American Literature's —. The literature in this period claims to give an even more accurate depiction of life than realism. In parallel with the post-Darwinian thesis, the writers created characters whose behaviours are entirely based upon heredity and environment. Choose the best option to complete the given sentence. (Tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Colonial Period Naturalistic Period Romantic Period Contemporary Period Revolutionary Age7. Micheal Wigglesworth, Anne Bradstreet and Edward Taylor are among the famous poets of —. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) the Realistic and Naturalistic Period the Romantic Period the Revolutionary Age the Contemporary Period the Colonial Period8. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Lydia Sigourney, Edgar Allan Poe, Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson are among the famous poets of -—. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Colonial Period Contemporary Period The Revolutionary Age Realistic and Naturalistic Period Romantic Period9. What is the literary period or age when Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, Alexander Hamilton and James Madison produced works? Realistic and Naturalistic Colonial The Revolutionary Age Contemporary Romantic10. Which of the following statements about <Romantic Period is not correct?> (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Realism and Naturalism were the prominent literary movements in this period. Essay emerged as a genre of American literature in this period. Short story and novel were the most frequently used forms of literature in this period. It witnessed the celebration of American landscapes and values and a struggle for cultural independence from Europe. Civil War between the years 1861-1865 was the major historical event of this period.11. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Lydia Sigourney, Edgar Allan Poe, Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson are among the famous poets of — Period. Choose the best option to complete the given sentence. Contemporary Romantic Realistic and Naturalistic The Revolutionary Colonial12. Which of the following authors did not produce works in the Colonial Period? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) John Smith Cotton Mather Jonathan Edward Roger Williams Stephen Crane13. “I’ll tell you how the sun rose", “A Route of Evanescence", “Bees are Black with Gilt Surcingles", “Further In Summer Than The Birds”, “Of Bronze and Blaze The Sky Tonight” are some of the popular poems of —. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. Edgar Lee Masters Stephen Crane Emily Dickinson Jack London Henry James14. Because I could not stop for Death” is a lyric poem about Death. The poet personifies death as a gentleman caller who takes a leisurely carriage ride with the poet to his/her grave. Who is the writer of “Because I could not stop for Death”? Edgar Allan Poe Ernest Hemingway Emily Dickinson Frederick Douglass John Steinbeck15. - The author’s narrative method is characterized by the simplicity of diction and sentence structure. - Love and death are the popular themes employed by the author. - “The Torrents of Spring, The Sun Also Rises, A Farewell To Arms, The Old Man And The Sea” are some of the most popular works of the author. Who is the American Literature writer described above? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) John Steinbeck Thomas Wolfe Richard Wright Langston Hughes Ernest Hemingway16. The — Period of American Literature covers the time between the founding of the first settlement at Jamestown to the outbreak of the Revolution. The writings of this time focused on religious, practical, or historical themes. Choose the correct option to fill in the gap in the paragraph. Colonial Realistic and Naturalistic The Revolutionary Romantic Contemporary17. - The author is a member of “Lost Generation" movement. - “The Great Gatsby, Tender Is The Night, The Love of The Last Tycoon and The Beautiful and Damned" are the most memorable novels of the author. Who is the American literature writer described above? (Tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Scott Fitzgerald John Dos Passos Ernest Hemingway Hart Crane William Faulkner18. Which of the following authors did not produce works in the Realistic Period? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) John Updike Kate Chopin George Washington Cable Charlotte Perkin Gilman Mary E. Wilkins Freeman19. Uncle Tom’s Cabinet is one of the greatest antislavery novels in American Literature. The book tells the story of the sale of Uncle Tom and Eliza’s little son Harry from the Kentucky plantation and highlights the iniquity of slavery. It was written by Which of the following authors is the correct option to complete the blank? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy for xaricidil.com) Frederick Douglass Herman Melville Walt Whitman Harriett Beecher Stowe Henry David Thoreau20. James Fennimore Cooper, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Harriet Beecher Stowe and Harriet E. Wilson are among the famous novelists of —. Choose the best option to complete the given sentence. (Tests written by Hasan Alisoy) the Realistic Period the Contemporary Period the Revolutionary Age the Colonial Period the Romantic Period21. Dubious Battle, Of Mice and Men, The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, Travels With Charley are some of the notable novels of —. Who is the writer of the literary works listed above? Eudora Welty John Steinbeck Saul Bellow Langston Hughes Richard Wright22. “The Scarlet Letter, The House of the Seven Gables, The Blithedale Romance and The Marble Faun” are some of the popular novels of —. Choose the best option to complete the given sentence. (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) James Russell Lowell Nathaniel Hawthorne Edgar Allan Poe Ralph Waldo Emerson Oliver Wendell Holmes23. - The author wrote about American innocence, the nature of art and the search of the individual for a more prosperous life. - “Daisy Miller", “The Turn of The Screw”, “The Jol/y Corner", The Beast in The Jungle” and “The Real Thing” are some of the well known short stories of the author. Who is the literary figure of American Literature described above? Tests written by Hasan Alisoy for www.xaricidil.com Henry James Sherwood Anderson Willa Cather Theodore Dreiser Edith Wharton24. - The author believed in the importance of demonstrating beauty rather than morality. - The author is considered to be the inventor of detective stories. - “Ligeia” The Fall of the House of Usher", “The Masque of The Read Death" and “Morelia" are some of the most famous stories of the author. Who is the American literature writer described above? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy) Herman Melville Harriett Beecher Stowe Edgar Allan Poe Walt Whitman Frederick Douglass25. Which of the following statements about Colonial Period Is not correct? (tests written by Hasan Alisoy for xaricidil.com) It witnessed colonial inferiority complex towards England and lack of literacy in Southern colonies. Transcendentalism was an influential literary movement in this period. The search for a national identity started all around the country. Political writings, autobiographies were also produced in this period. Religious and historical writings, sermons, journals and accounts of life in the New World were popular in this period.