AP English - English Literary Periods and Movements: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the Licensing Act of 1737 contribute to the rise of the novel in the 18th century?

Question 2 2. Which major world event had a profound influence on the modernist movement?

Question 3 3. How do Jane Austen's novels, including Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice have a similar type of plot?

Question 4 4. Charles Dickens became well-known for consistently utilizing what theme throughout his writings?

Question 5 5. How did the Romantic period differ from the Age of Enlightenment?

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Question 6 6. Why was Lady Chatterley's Lover controversial?

Question 7 7. Why did the author of Middlemarch write under the pen name 'George Eliot?'

Question 8 8. Which of the following are three notable Victorian poets?

Question 9 9. Which of these English Renaissance figures was a well-known precise playwright, whose works include 'The Alchemist'?

Question 10 10. Who wrote Sir Gawain and the Green Knight?

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Question 11 11. William Langland's Piers Plowman is an allegorical poem that differs from other kinds of poems because allegorical poems are _____.

Question 12 12. How did the printing press help propagate literary culture in the English Renaissance?

Question 13 13. During the Victorian era, improvements in technology increased rapidly. In what way was British society altered as a result of these changes?

Question 14 14. Why is Old English difficult for contemporary people to read?

Question 15 15. Who was England's first official poet laureate?

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Question 16 16. What historical event was one of the main sparks for the birth of Romantic poetry?

Question 17 17. Francis Bacon's ideas became the foundation of the modern study of _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following was the new art of Modernism directly responding to?

Question 19 19. What period of time would be considered the era of Victorian literature?

Question 20 20. In what popular Christopher Marlowe play does his subject sell his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge?

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Question 21 21. What is the moral of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein?

Question 22 22. Which of the following poets is not considered part of the Romanticism movement?

Question 23 23. What is the title of John Milton's epic poem about the fall of mankind?

Question 24 24. One of the biggest difference between poetry themes from The Age of Enlightenment and the Romantic period is that the Enlightenment focused on _____ and the Romantics focused on _____.

Question 25 25. What does the term Renaissance refer to?

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Question 26 26. Which two poets are credited with launching the Romantic poetry movement in England?

Question 27 27. Approximately when was modernist literature produced?

Question 28 28. Which element of Romanticism is present in both Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights?

Question 29 29. Julian of Norwich is quoted by which twentieth-century poet?

Question 30 30. What writer is credited with putting together the standard English dictionary until Oxford came along in the late 19th century?

AP English - English Literary Periods and Movements: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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