The Big Art & Literature Quiz – Level 1

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How many ghosts visit Scrooge in A Christmas Carol?
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Which female novelist wrote the book Black Beauty?
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What was the name of Roy Rogers' pet dog?
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Which book begins with the line "Most motorcars are conglomerations...." ?
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Who wrote 'a clockwork orange'?
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What was Eric Blair’s pen name?
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What was the name of the dog of Dennis the menace in the UK Beano comics?
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Which is the longest of Shakespeare’s plays?
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Which of the following is not a Romance author?
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What Johanna Spyri story is about a girl who lives in the Alps?
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In which month did Samuel Pepys begin his famous diary?
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At which railway station does one board the 'Hogwarts Express'?
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Which of the following is not a childrens author?
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What was the name of Sherlock Holmes house keeper?
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Michael Bond was the creator of which bear?
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Which book begins with the line "All children except one, grow up...." ?
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Whose nose grew when he told a lie?
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Carlo Collodi created which famous children's character?
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What is Dick Grayson better known as?
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Where was William Shakespeare born?
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What is the subtitle of Peter Pan?
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Which book begins with the line "Dorothy lived in the midst...." ?
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Which of the following is the best-selling fiction author of all time?
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The novel 'The Last of the Mohicans' takes place in which year?
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When was Pablo Picasso born?
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In which year did Arthur Conan Doyle have his first Sherlock Holmes story published by Strand magazine?
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Which country provides the setting for Hamlet?
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The graphic artist M. C. Escher, known for his impossible paintings, had what nationality?
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Who wrote 'The Silmarillion?
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In which novel would you find a central character named Javert?
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Who wrote the poem 'Jabberwocky'?
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In which scandalous novel is there a character named Humbert Humbert?
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In which city is the world famous Prado museum?
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Where was Pablo Picasso born?
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Which of the following was not one of the Pevensie children in the Chronicles of Narnia books?
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Who painted 'The Man in the Golden Helmet'?
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Who is Jessica's father in The Merchant of Venice?
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Vincent van Gogh produced a series of paintings between 1887 and 1888 depicting which objects?
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Lisbeth Salander is the central character in which novel?
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Bloomsday is a commemoration that is celebrated each year in Dublin and is named after the central character in which James Joyce book?
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How many Bronte sisters were there?
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How many children were in Enid Blytons the famous five?
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Winston Smith is the central character in which book?
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How many rode into Tennyson's 'valley of death'?
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How old was Adrian Mole?
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What was the name of inn in Treasure Island?
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Who wrote "don't count your chickens before they are hatched"?
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Which of the following is the second best-selling fiction author of all time?
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Who wrote 'The Count of Monte Cristo'?
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