John Milton Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

John Milton Quiz

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

    True or False: Milton was a cockney

  • Question 2

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

  • Question 3

    Why did Milton leave London for a year in 1625?

  • Question 4

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

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

    Which university did Milton attend?

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

    What does Milton's poem Areopagitica attack?

  • Question 10

    From what physical disability did Milton suffer?

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