How to Write a Biographical Poem


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following pieces of information should appear on the last line of a biographical poem?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following is NOT required information in a biographical poem?

2. Which piece of information should be included on the second line of a biographical poem?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will see if you know about creating a biographical poem. You will need to know the basic components of a biographical poem and more specific information about this type of poetry through detailed examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this short self-assessment we want to see if you remember:

  • What goes in the last line of a biographical poem
  • The required information in a biograhical poem
  • Information in this type of poem's second line
  • General information about biographical poems
  • Contents of the sixth line of a biographical poem

Skills Practiced

Here are just some of skills you'll practice in our quiz:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related biographical poem lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the contents of various lines in this variety of poem
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about creating biographical poems in a different light

Additional Learning

Our lesson entitled How to Write a Biographical Poem is a great resource to learn more about this type of poetry. By the end of the lesson you'll be able to:

  • Compose your own biographical poem
  • Describe the key components of a biographical poem
  • Use this type of poem to summarize important information about someone
  • Analyze ways in which a biographical poem is similar to a traditional biography