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NES ELA: The Romantic Poetry Movement Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Coleridge's 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,' who steers the ship towards home?

Question 2 2. What is the first part of Ozymandias that is described in Shelley's poem, and what is a reasonable explanation?

Question 3 3. What could the 'shatter'd visage,' as described in Percy Shelley's 'Ozymandias,' signify?

Question 4 4. How do odes differ from other kinds of poems?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the BEST description of Byron's poem Beppo?

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Question 6 6. What is Keats conveying in the first stanza of 'Ode on Melancholy' when he exclaims, No, no! go not to Lethe?

Question 7 7. In Wordsworth's 'Lines Written a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey,' why does Wordsworth perform 'little, nameless, unremembered, acts / Of kindness and love'?

Question 8 8. In Wordsworth's 'Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey,' when he writes, 'Therefore let the moon / Shine on thee in thy solitary walk,' who is he referring to?

Question 9 9. Which poem in Blake's Songs of Experience describes an invisible worm that flies in the night?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of a personification of nature in 'Ode on Melancholy'?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following women was Percy Shelley's second wife?

Question 12 12. What are the poems in Blake's Songs of Innocence mostly about?

Question 13 13. Which two poets are credited with launching the Romantic poetry movement in England?

Question 14 14. From whom did William Blake learn his style of illuminated printing?

Question 15 15. All of the following are examples of supernatural forces in Coleridge's 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,' EXCEPT:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following poets is not considered part of the Romanticism movement?

Question 17 17. Which of the following represents the rhyme scheme for a Petrarchan sonnet?

Question 18 18. Why is Byron's Don Juan dedicated to Robert Southey?

Question 19 19. How was Keats' 'Endymion: A Poetic Romance' received by critics?

Question 20 20. In 'Ode on Melancholy', the Greek goddess Psyche is personified as _____.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following women did Lord Byron have an affair with?

Question 22 22. In Songs of Innocence's The Little Black Boy, why does the boy have dark skin?

Question 23 23. What are the main themes of Wordsworth's 'Lines Written a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey'?

Question 24 24. Which of the following represents the rhyme scheme in ottava rima?

Question 25 25. Why hadn't Keats fully experienced Homer's language before?

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Question 26 26. Why would it be correct to call Percy Shelley an empiricist?

Question 27 27. Keats' phrase still unravish'd bride of quietness in Ode on a Grecian Urn refers to the _____.

Question 28 28. What type of poem is Percy Shelley's 'Ozymandias'?

Question 29 29. Why did Keats consider his sonnet, 'O Solitude,' to be his first breakthrough?

Question 30 30. In regards to Coleridge's Kubla Khan, where is the Alph river?

NES ELA: The Romantic Poetry Movement Chapter Exam Instructions

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