John Lyly: Biography & Poems


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In what year was John Lyly born?

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1. What is the name of Lyly's First novel?

2. What college did John Lyly attend?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you understand the life and writings of John Lyly. You will be quizzed on his personal endeavors, as well as his career in Parliament.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • The life and death of John Lyly
  • John Lyly's career as a legislator
  • The writings of John Lyly

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allows students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you have retained the most important information regarding the educational background of John Lyly
  • Making connections - apply your knowledge of Lyly's life to understand his career path
  • Knowledge application - evaluate your understanding of John Lyly by answering questions concerning his life and death

Additional Learning

To review concepts related to the writer John Lyly, read through the brief lesson titled John Lyly: Biography & Poems. This lesson will help you:

  • Learn the timeline of John Lyly's life
  • Recall the title of Lyly's first novel
  • Recognize Lyly's stately appointments