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1

Alonzo and Melissa set during :
a)Civil war
b)Revolutionary war
c) Vietnam War
d)Mexico War

b) revolutionary war

2

The theme of Goethe's “ The Sorrows of Young Werther” is …..........
a) Death
b) Adulterous love
c) Wealth
d) Pain

b) adulterous love

3

In Brown's novel “ The Power of Sympathy ”, the character of
Harrington is described as … … … … .
a. a strange medley of contradiction
b. the moralist
c. the amoroso
d. all of the above

d) all of the above

4

"The Algerine Spy in Pennsylvania" was written by … … … … … ..
a. Peter Markoe
b. Shakespeare
c. John Donne
d. Wollstonecraft

a) peter markowe

5

Thomas Paine wrote three best-selling books of the 18th century including …………….
a. Common Sense
b. The Right of Man
c. The Right of Man
d. all of the above

d) all of the above

6

Paine's "The Right of Man" was published in …....... Part/s.
a)one
b)two
c) three
d) four

d) two

7

When describing himself as "a citizen of both countries", Paine
meant ...................
a) Britain and Italy
b)The United States and the French republic
c) The French republic and Britain
d) Britain and Spain

b) the united states and the french republic

8

Paine projected him self as a spokesperson for ............rational order.
a) Old World
b) Ancient World
c) New World
d) Backward World

c) New World

9

Irish Murdoch wrote "The Nice and the Good"

true

10

early american literature means american literature after 1800

false ( before )

11

early american literature almost prided itself on being a scholarly world apart

true

12

scott fitzgerald wrote ''the great Gatsby''

true

13

early american literature has always been read historically

true

14

political marketing involves extreme sloganeering

true

15

most of the poets celebrated as ''early american'' writers were born in america

false (England)

16

the american literature didn't affect the English literature

false (affected)

17

in the 17th century, the English literature had a great impact upon its american counterpart

true

18

in the 17th century all the american settlements were colonies of the french crown

false (British)

19

Edward watts and others have done important pioneering works

true

20

the power plays in the 17th century north america were completed in nature

true

21

''the inclusion of a journal'' is written by cabeza de vaca

true

22

cabeza de vaca talks about spanish tribes

false (Indian)

23

cabeza de vaca exemplifies a puritan style

false (catholic)

24

Cabeza de Vaca’s geographical scope focused around the
borderlands with Mexico

true

25

The language and culture of first people have recently received
more consideration

true

26

America was invented by Christopher Columbus

false (discovered)

27

Rowlandson’s “ Narrative” has become popular in moments of
national crisis

true

28

Rowlandson was probably born in America

false (England)

29

“ Narrative” was successful in both England and America

true

30

The first 3 editions of “ Narrative” were released in America

true