Archibald MacLeish: Biography & Poems


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Where was Archibald MacLeish born?

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1. What was his initial position in the war?

2. What is the name of the first collection of poems MacLeish published?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With this quiz and worksheet, you will be given the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of biographical facts about Archibald MacLeish. Questions will ask you to choose the correct answers regarding his life and work.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In the course of this quiz, you will be tested on:

  • MacLeish's place of birth
  • His service in the war
  • Specifics related to his writing, work, and the accolades he received

Skills Practiced

By completing this quiz, you will practice the following abilities:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related English lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the life of Archibald MacLeish
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding literary history and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

More information about the life and accomplishments of Archibald MacLeish can be found in the accompanying lesson, titled Archibald MacLeish: Biography & Poems. Completing the lesson will teach you about:

  • MacLeish's early life
  • His schooling and military service
  • His writing and political views
  • Awards he received for his work