John Milton Quiz

John Milton Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

How much do you know about the author of "Paradise Lost"? Take the John Milton quiz from eNotes to find out! Contains ten questions about the famous poet and polemicist.

  • Question 1

    What does Milton's poem Areopagitica attack?

  • Question 2

    Milton's poem "Lycidas" was written for a fellow writer and friend who died named _______________.

  • Question 3

    Which university did Milton attend?

  • Question 4

    Which poet and friend of Milton's helped secure Milton's release from a brief imprisonment?

  • Question 5

    From what physical disability did Milton suffer?

  • Question 6

    Why did Milton leave London for a year in 1625?

  • Question 7

    True or False: Milton was a cockney

  • Question 8

    In what work by Neil Gaiman does the character Lucifer openly quote John Milton?

  • Question 9

    True or False: A novelization of Paradise Lost has been published

  • Question 10

    In what country other than England did Milton spend a great deal of time?

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