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"It is a truth universally acknowledged" that the works of Jane Austen explore the life of the British landed gentry near the end of the 18th century, often dealing with the dependence of women on achieving a suitable marriage to gain a stable position in society. They have been the basis of numerous adaptations for both the large and small screens, but these quizzes focus on the original books.   

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Trivia Quizzes in category Austen, Jane
1
For Jane Austen Fans 20 questions

A wide range of questions on all of Jane Austen's books and a few on her life.
Tough
alirho17
3345 plays
2
Jane Austen's Men 10 questions

Who doesn't love the dashing men from Jane Austen's novels? Take this quiz and see how well you know them!
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pagiedamon
3261 plays
3
Jane Austen's Ladies 10 questions

This quiz is about those ladies in Jane Austen's works who actually held the title of 'Lady'.
Tough
Fifiona81
Feb 01 17
129 plays
4
Jane Austen's Military Men 10 questions

In Jane Austen's England there was a limited list of respectable career options available to young men from the upper classes - one of which was the armed forces. How much do you know about the military men who appeared in her novels?
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Fifiona81
183 plays
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Jane Austen's Characters 10 questions

Don't get me wrong, I love Jane Austen's novels. But there are certain types of character that appear in more that one of her works. How well do you know her characters?
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Elanor
5439 plays
6
Jane Austen's Introductions 10 questions

Jane Austen managed to match up and marry off quite a few couples during the course of her six completed novels. Take this quiz to find out how much you remember about the circumstances around how they first met.
Difficult
Fifiona81
May 09 17
114 plays
7
Twisted Sisters in Jane Austen novels 15 questions

Jane Austen enjoyed ridiculous characters and was adept at sketching them in her novels. She usually provides us with at least one very silly, arrogant or otherwise twisted sister in every novel. This quiz is about them.
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Janeite
1959 plays
8
Jane Austen Major Works 25 questions

A broad range of questions covering Jane Austen's six major novels. Some are easy, some more challenging.
Average
alirho17
2829 plays
9
Suitors, Admirers, and Beaux in Jane Austen 25 questions

Every Jane Austen plot hinges on one or more romances (real and imagined). How much do you know about romantic attachments among JA characters? PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
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robynraymer
3798 plays
10
Jane Austen Characters Whom We Love to Hate 10 questions

Jane Austen had a genius for creating unsympathetic but funny characters. I hope you enjoy revisiting them. And please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
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robynraymer
3054 plays
11
Letters in Jane Austen's Major Works 10 questions

In many of her novels, Jane Austen sometimes turned plot lines by using the device of letter writing. Following are questions about some letters found in her major works. You only need to know who wrote each letter, and to whom. Have fun!
Easy
Janeite
1317 plays
12
Weary Ankles, Dirty Stockings 10 questions

JA characters take numerous short walks, long journeys, and 'turns about the room.' This quiz asks why. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
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robynraymer
2100 plays
13
Polite Intercourse in Jane Austen Novels 15 questions

I'll give you a line of dialogue from one of the six main JA novels. You find the character who said it or wrote it in a letter. Good luck! PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
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robynraymer
3384 plays
14
Kissing Cousins and Family Trees 10 questions

The family relationships in Jane Austen's novels can be complex. Cousins, particularly, abound. How much do you know about the family trees of Jane Austen's characters? Answer these multiple choice questions.
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skylarb
1767 plays
15
From the Darcys to the Wentworths 15 questions

I give you the name of a JA character. You identify the person this character ends up marrying or the character he or she married before the book action begins. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
Average
robynraymer
2424 plays
16
Jane Austen: Minor Works 25 questions

If you don't know this stuff - CHEAT FIRST at places like http://home.earthlink.net/~lfdean/austen/juvenilia. You won't be sorry - it's a scream, quite unlike her mature works.
Very Difficult
anselm
483 plays
17
From Mr. Collins to Mr. Woodhouse 20 questions

I'll mention 3 or more Austen characters (chosen from all 6 novels). You have to figure out what they have in common. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
Average
robynraymer
2844 plays
18
From Netherfield to Uppercross 10 questions

I give you a character's name. You find his or her home. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
Average
robynraymer
1863 plays
19
Men in Jane Austen 15 questions

This quiz is on the men in my five favourite Jane Austen books - "Pride and Prejudice", "Sense and Sensibility", "Emma", "Mansfield Park" and "Persuasion."
Tough
tayl0rina
1821 plays
20
A Nice Basin of Gruel 10 questions

This is a quick, short multiple-choice quiz on details pertaining to JA characters' quirks and personality traits. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
Easy
robynraymer
1866 plays
21
Lady Susan 10 questions

"Lady Susan" is one of Jane Austen's lesser known works. This should be an easy quiz for anyone who has read the book.
Average
alirho17
348 plays
22
Cutting the Rug 10 questions

Many of Jane Austen's novels are constructed round a pivotal ball or sequence of balls, which provide a resolution of the plot or an epiphany for a major character or characters. Take your partners for the next quiz.
Average
balaton
222 plays
23
Locations in the Novels of Jane Austen 10 questions

Ask a real estate agent and he'll tell you it's all about location! Here is a mix of locations in Jane Austen's various novels and in the lives of her characters. I hope you enjoy this quiz, I tried to make it fun and informative.
Average
Janeite
762 plays
24
Jane Austen Anagrams 10 questions

All anagrams are characters from Jane Austen's published novels. Answers should be the character's first and last names, unless the clue instructs otherwise.
Tough
Knightengale
765 plays
25
Where Do I Reside? 10 questions

Match each Jane Austen character to the place where he or she resides.
Average
robynraymer
174 plays
26
Jane Austen's Very Minor Characters 10 questions

So you know "Pride and Prejudice" and "Sense and Sensibility". What about the other 4 finished works? In which books do the following very minor characters appear or get mentioned? (Based on texts, not films.)
Average
ShazParrett
1140 plays
27
Regency Rogues 15 questions

In most Jane Austen novels, there is a villain who has designs on the heroine. This quiz is about the 'baddies' in three of my favourite Austen novels. I hope you enjoy it.
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janeross
1368 plays
28
Entrances and Exits 10 questions

We can often tell whether we will enjoy a novel by its first lines. Last lines should be in keeping with what we have read and leave us satisfied. Jane Austen chooses first and last words so well. What do you remember about them in her books?
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jeremyB
1338 plays
29
Austen Takes a Lit Class 10 questions

So, think you know JA? Jane Austen both drew and made literary comparisons with the many works that she produced in her short lifetime. Only for the truly obsessed.
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heralady
1563 plays
30
Little Known Austen 10 questions

Jane Austen wrote more than just "Pride and Prejudice", "Emma" and "Sense and Sensibility". Here are some questions for the true Austen Fan.
Average
triviachic23
1458 plays
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