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The Jane Austen quiz will test your knowledge of the famous novelist and some of her great novels. The Jane Austen quiz questions are carefully crafted so you can gauge how much you really know about this talented writer, considered one of the greatest of her time.
1. In what year was Jane Austen born?
a.1779
b.1775
c.1801
d.1738
2. How many siblings did Jane Austen have?
a.None; she was an only child
b.2
c.6
d.7
3. Jane Austen wrote during the romantic period and is often described as a "romantic" writer.
a.True
b.False
4. One theme that overrides all others in Jane Austen's works is what?
a.Social commentary
b.Use of light and color
c.Thematic elements relating to religion
d.Gritty realism
5. Two of Jane Austen's brothers engaged in the profession that some of Austen's male characters also have. What is it?
a.They were clergymen
b.They were gentry with no real profession
c.They were admirals
d.They were attorneys
6. When Jane Austen was in her mid-20s, her family moved to a town featured in one of her novels. What town was this?
a.London
b.Bath
c.Steventon
d.Lambton
7. What was the name of the Jane Austen novel that told the story of a matchmaker and was the inspiration for the movie, "Clueless"?
a."Sense and Sensibility"
b."Mansfield Park"
c."Emma"
d."Persuasion"
8. What famous author said of Jane Austen's works, "I go so far as to say that any library is a good library that does not contain a volume by Jane Austen"?
a.Mark Twain
b.Ernest Hemmingway
c.Robert Faulkner
d.Charles Dickens
9. What is the name of the returning sailor who has pined for 8 years for the heroine, Anne, in "Persuasion"?
a.Captain Wentworth
b.Col. Brandon
c.Col. Ferrers
d.Admiral Willoughby
Last improved on 1/6/2010 at 6:41:37 PM
10. Which of Jane Austen's books was thought to be partly autobiographical?
a."Sense and Sensibility"
b."Pride and Prejudice"
c."Emma"
d."Persuasion"
11. In Jane Austen's novel "Northanger Abbey", what does Catherine Morland enjoy reading?
a.Poetry
b.History
c.Novels
d.Plays
12. In Jane Austen's most famous novel, "Pride and Prejudice", the following line begins the book: "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of " what?
a.A house
b.A wife
c.Property
d.A good dinner
13. In Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice", which of the Bennett sisters is supposed to the beauty of the county?
a.Elizabeth
b.Mary
c.Lydia
d.Jane
14. In Jane Austen's "Emma", after Emma accepts Mr. Knightly's proposal, he suggests they live where once married?
a.Her home
b.His home in the country
c.London
d.At her sister's 50 miles away
15. What is the game played in the vicarage garden by the Morland children in 'Northanger Abbey'?
a.baseball
b.rugby
c.cricket
d.hopscotch
16. What was the first title for Pride and Prejudice?
a.First Love
b.First Impressions
c.The Affair of Mr. Darcy and Ms. Bennet
d.Pride and Prejudice (always has been)
17. What was Mr. Darcy's (from P ride and Prejudice) first name?
a.Fitzwilliam
b.Henry
c.John
d.Charles
Last improved on 1/3/2010 at 7:54:10 AM

18. In Pride and Prejudice, which of the Bennet Sisters eloped with an officer?
a.Elizabeth
b.Mary
c.Lydia
d.Kitty
19. In Emma, who did the heroine marry?
a.Mr. Williams
b.Mr. Knightly
c.Mr. Ferris
d.Mr. Woodhouse
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What others think about Jane Austen
By: Evelyn Ortiz on Mar 3, 2013
  My favorite author!!!
By: monique Verlaat on May 20, 2011
  Jane Austen is my heroine!
By: SM on Dec 27, 2010
  Jane Austen is one of the leaders in early feminism and every person (male and females, alike) should be made aware of her greatness and impacts on society and literature.
By: Fitzwilliam Darcy on Dec 16, 2010
  i heart jane austen
By: Elizabeth on May 18, 2010
  JANE AUSTEN MASTERED ALL! MY NAME IS ELIZABETH AND I PLAN TO FIND MR FITZWILLIAM DARCY
By: Marianne on May 3, 2010
  Jane Austen rules!
By: Mahetabelle on Mar 2, 2010
  Gotta love Jane Austen
By: ferthekid on Feb 21, 2010
  Her supporting characters are so hilarious and so real, that they come alive whenever you read their quotes.
By: uyuiuyo on Feb 19, 2010
  awesome.
By: Katherine on Feb 10, 2010
  Jane Austen ROCKS!!!
By: Aude on Jan 24, 2010
  She's My favourite author
By: Writer on Jan 14, 2010
  Austen's Awesome!
By: Hayleigh on Dec 24, 2009
  If I were a Regency gentleman, I would have courted her! (Whether or not I would have been accepted is another matter entirely.)
By: Bekky on Nov 5, 2009
  Thanks to Jane Austen I have a totally unrealistic imagination about love....
By: rgv on Nov 5, 2009
  she is one of the best novelists i have ever ead!
By: Rebekka on Nov 5, 2009
  I love her books and she was the one who brought me (a German) to read books in Enhlish.
By: Lizzy on Sep 9, 2009
  That Jane Austen gives a girls a realistic character that they can actually relate to, and is worthy of being emmulated
By: Jennifer on Sep 3, 2009
  When I can't sleep, I listen to Pride and Prejudice on my iPod. Jane Austen is one of the very few artists I allow in my sleeping brain.
By: Bee on Jun 17, 2009
  What more to say than Jane Austen is my best friend
By: Stefanie on May 19, 2009
  Many people believe that Tom Lefroy was the inspiration for Mr. Darcy.
By: Amy Gibbs on May 16, 2009
  I LOVE JANE AUSTEN =] x
By: cheryl on May 12, 2009
  Really great quiz i enjoyed it!
By: Ulrike Chesney on Apr 16, 2009
  Whcih Jane Austen character committed the sin of adultery? Maria Rushworth
By: Lanie on Mar 28, 2009
  I love Jane Austen's books! I haven't read them all, but I hope to eventually. :)
By: Miss Bennet on Mar 27, 2009
  Although it is said in the novel that Mr Bingley is in want of a wife. he probably also would be in want of a good dinner. Also, CAPTAIN Wentworth, NOT Admiral. AND, Bath is featured in two of Austen's great works ~ PERSUASION and NORTHANGER ABBEY
By: Priyanka Adhikari on Feb 16, 2009
  Jane Austen, I think, is not only an author whose writing is, beyond any doubt, marvelous, but also a person who knows how and where feelings and thoughts can lead a person and his or her actions. That is the most amazing thing and when a person is reading her books, they know that sometime or the o
By: RAMA on Feb 18, 2009
  LOVE HER FOR HER PORTRAYAL OF WOMEN CHARACTERS .PORTRAYAL OF THE SOCIETY ,PORTRYALOF CULTURE AND TRADITION
By: Ellie on Jan 29, 2009
  The books get better with each reading.
By: Sarah Butler on Jan 24, 2009
  love her
By: Michelle on Jan 22, 2009
  A big Jane Austen fan...my favorite is Persuasion
By: Elisabet Jonsson on Jan 12, 2009
  In what cathedral is Jane Austen buried? a. Winchester b. Salisbury c. Bath d.Canterbury
By: Emma on Jan 4, 2009
  I Love Miss Austen!!!
By: Glenda Carroll on Dec 4, 2008
  I love her writings. Her wit and social commentary during the Regency period is fascinating to learn.
By: Berenice on Nov 26, 2008
  Jane Austen is AMAZING!
By: sanchari agarwal on Nov 22, 2008
  I really like reading the works of Jane austen ..
By: Natalie on Nov 18, 2008
  The most "accomplished" writer
By: Courtney on Nov 9, 2008
  JA is cool
By: Oksanna on Nov 8, 2008
  Jane Austen rules! she's my Favorite author
By: Julia Cookson on Sep 12, 2008
  Jane Austen - Greatest female writer
By: MissRossiter on Sep 7, 2008
  Jane Austen wrote in a letter to her sister Cassandra #x22;I consider everybody as having a right to marry once in their lives for love, if they can#x22;
By: Emily on Sep 3, 2008
  Ms. Austen's writing can be read again and again.
By: Emily on Sep 2, 2008
  so i haven't read all the books and i'm not a Jane Austen expert. but i really like her books
By: sam on Aug 15, 2008
  good
By: Cathleen on Aug 5, 2008
  I lurveeeee her!
By: Katie on Jul 31, 2008
  By the way, it is captain wentworth not admiral
By: susan on Jul 24, 2008
  The best author I have ever read-a true wit!
  

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