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

    Which university did Milton attend?

  • Question 2

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

  • Question 3

    True or False: Milton was a cockney

  • Question 4

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

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

    Why did Milton leave London for a year in 1625?

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

    What does Milton's poem Areopagitica attack?

  • Question 9

    From what physical disability did Milton suffer?

  • Question 10

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

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