William Wordsworth MCQs.

William Wordsworth Multiple choice Questions

1 – Wordsworth was popularly known as the poet of:

  1. Mining districts
  2. Waverley region
  3. The Lake districts ✅
  4. Lancashire region

2 – The Romantic Age is also known as the:

  1. Age of Pope
  2. Age of Dryden
  3. Age of Johnson
  4. Age of Wordsworth ✅

3 – Wordsworth was belonged to the period of:

  1. The Romantic Period ✅
  2. The Restoration Period
  3. The Modern Period
  4. The Victorian Period

4 – Who gave the Romantic Period the title of The Renaissance of Wonder in Poetry?

  1. Professor Herford
  2. William Wordsworth
  3. William Shakespeare
  4. Theodore Watts ✅

5 – Wordsworth wrote a sonnet on:

  1. Milton ✅
  2. Spenser
  3. Pope
  4. Ben Jonson

6 – Wordsworth’s Preface to the Lyrical Ballads was:

  1. A separate supplement to the Lyrical Ballads
  2. The preface to the second edition of the Lyrical Ballads
  3. The preface to the first edition of the Lyrical Ballads
  4. A rejoinder to Coleridge’s Biographia Literaria

7 – “Just for a handful of silver he left us,

      Just for a riband to stick in his coat.”

Browning wrote these lines, about Wordsworth referring to a handful of silver meaning thereby:

  1. the royalty paid to him by his publishers
  2. a pension granted to him by the British government ✅
  3. a gift given to him by the French Revolution aries
  4. An endowment given to him by a well-wisher

8 – A young friend of Wordsworth left his legacy of …….to him.

  1. £ 900 ✅
  2. £ 400
  3. £ 600
  4. £ 1200

9 – According to Wordsworth Rime of the Ancient Mariner was based on a dream of Coleridge’s friend:

  1. Robert Southey
  2. Wordsworth
  3. Dr. Geilman
  4. Cruishank ✅

10 – The Prelude by Wordsworth is a:

  1. Philosophical poem
  2. Metaphysical poem
  3. autobiographical poem ✅
  4. historical poem