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Christian struggle for salvation is the theme of which of the following?

(a) “Pairie Queene”

(b) “Prufrock”

(c) “On his Blindness”

(d) “Pilgrim’s progress”

Question’s Answer: “Pilgrim’s progress”


What is the total number of books in “Paradise Lost”?

(a) 18

(b) 7

(c) 15

(d) 12

Question’s Answer: 12


Milton’s “On his Blindness” is a/an

(a) Epic

(b) Sonnet

(c) Elegy

(d) Blank verse

Question’s Answer: Sonnet


The Lady of Light was the nickname of which of the following?

(a) Vaughan

(b) Donne

(c) Milton

(d) None of these

Question’s Answer: Milton


Which Milton poem is about patience?

(a) “Paradise Regained”

(b) “On his Blindness”

(c) “Paradise Lost”

(d) “L’Allegro”

Question’s Answer: “On his Blindness”


Which of the following is Milton’s elegy to Edward King?

(a) “L’Allegro”

(b) “Lycidas”

(c) “Comus”

(d) “On His Blindness”

Question’s Answer: “Lycidas”


“Lycidas” of Milton is an/a

(a) Epic

(b) Masque

(c) Elegy

(d) Comedy

Question’s Answer: Elegy


Which of Milton’s works is free of Puritanism?

(a) “L’Aliegro”

(b) “Pensereso”

(c) Both (a) & (b)

(d) None of these

Question’s Answer: Both (a) & (b)


In “Lycidas”,the King has been presented as a

(a) Shepherd

(b) Poet

(c) Priest

(d) None of these

Question’s Answer: Shepherd


Which poet helped Milton in writing when he became blind?

(a) None of these

(b) Henry Vaughan

(c) Donne

(d) Andrew Marvell

Question’s Answer: Andrew Marvell


‘I was born in London of an honest family. I hardly ever left my studies or went to bed before midnight.’ Milton said in

(a) “Second Defence of the English People”

(b) “Comus”

(c) “Samson Agonistes”

(d) “Paradise Lost”

Question’s Answer: “Second Defence of the English People”


Milton’s “Comus” was published in

(a) 1654

(b) 1644

(c) 1634

(d) 1664

Question’s Answer: 1634


“Paradise Regained” and “Samson Agonistes” were together in

(a) 1610

(b) 1617

(c) 1607

(d) 1671

Question’s Answer: 1671


“Comus” was published in 1637 by which of the following?

(a) Anonymously

(b) Oxford

(c) Henry Lewes

(d) Milton

Question’s Answer: Anonymously


Puritanism has Milton as its _________.

(a) Preacher

(b) Singer

(c) Playwright

(d) Priest

Question’s Answer: Singer

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