AP English - Types of Poetry: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which type of ode used a chorus?

Question 2 2.

The line below from Shakespeare's Sonnet 18 is an example of what popular sonnet theme?

Shall I compare thee for a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate.

Question 3 3. How do an elegy and a eulogy differ in terms of tone?

Question 4 4. What category of poetry is based on unrhymed lines and lack of a regular meter?

Question 5 5. A sonnet that is divided into three quatrains and a couplet is called a

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Question 6 6. Using similar grammatical constructions to create a poetic effect is known as _____.

Question 7 7. How do Horatian odes differ from Cowleyan odes?

Question 8 8. What do we call ordinary written or spoken word?

Question 9 9. Which kinds of poems focus on romance?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a component of a Pindaric ode?

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Question 11 11. The number of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry is called _____.

Question 12 12. When Whitman writes, the ship is anchor'd safe and sound, its voyage closed and done he is describing the _____ stage of loss.

Question 13 13. A reflective poem that laments the loss of someone or something is known as _____.

Question 14 14. The English sonnet is also called a

Question 15 15. What's an ode?

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Question 16 16. How do Shakespearean and Petrarchan sonnets differ?

Question 17 17. In Whitman's first stanza, when he says, O heart! heart! heart! as he sees the bleeding drops of red, Where on the deck my Captain lies, Fallen cold and dead, what stage of loss is he describing?

Question 18 18. What category of poetry is based on unrhymed lines and a definite meter?

Question 19 19. The pattern of five sets of unstressed/stressed iambs is called _____.

Question 20 20. How are blank verse and free verse different?

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Question 21 21. Why do poets invoke the muses?

Question 22 22. How are ballads different from other narrative poems?

Question 23 23. Ode on a Grecian Urn is _____.

Question 24 24. How was Lord Tennyson's idyll, Idyll's of the King, different from previous idylls?

Question 25 25. Lisa, a high school student, writes a set of lines with no set rhyme scheme and a defined meter. Is this a poem? Why or why not?

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Question 26 26. Which stage of loss is Whitman illustrating when he says, the flag is flung--for you the bugle trills;, bouquets and ribbon'd wreaths and eager faces are used to further pay tribute to Lincoln's life?

Question 27 27. Who made free verse popular among American poets?

Question 28 28. The description, sailing across the wine-dark sea is an example of what poetic device?

Question 29 29. How many total syllables do you find in a line of iambic pentameter?

Question 30 30. Italian sonnets are named after _____, while English sonnets are named after _____.

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