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1 Cutting the Rug
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.
Tough
10 Q
balaton
May 29 14
123 plays
2 For Jane Austen Fans
A wide range of questions on all of Jane Austen's books and a few on her life.
Tough
20 Q
alirho17
Mar 07 07
3030 plays
3 Jane Austen's Men
Who doesn't love the dashing men from Jane Austen's novels? Take this quiz and see how well you know them!
Average
10 Q
pagiedamon
May 12 08
2754 plays
4 Jane Austen's Characters
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?
Average
10 Q
Elanor
Jun 04 02
5100 plays
5 Twisted Sisters in Jane Austen novels
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.
Average
15 Q
Janeite
Mar 26 07
1728 plays
6 Jane Austen Major Works
A broad range of questions covering Jane Austen's six major novels. Some are easy, some more challenging.
Average
25 Q
alirho17
Jan 19 07
2655 plays
7 Suitors, Admirers, and Beaux in Jane Austen
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).
Average
25 Q
robynraymer
Dec 29 02
3543 plays
8 Polite Intercourse in Jane Austen Novels
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).
Average
15 Q
robynraymer
Jun 18 02
3117 plays
9 Letters in Jane Austen's Major Works
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
10 Q
Janeite
Aug 10 08
1107 plays
10 Kissing Cousins and Family Trees
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.
Average
10 Q
skylarb
Jan 14 03
1533 plays
11 Jane Austen Characters Whom We Love to Hate
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).
Average
10 Q
robynraymer
May 20 04
2757 plays
12 Weary Ankles, Dirty Stockings
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).
Average
10 Q
robynraymer
Oct 29 01
1860 plays
13 Jane Austen: Minor Works
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
25 Q
anselm
Oct 17 03
444 plays
14 From the Darcys to the Wentworths
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
15 Q
robynraymer
Aug 11 01
2310 plays
15 A Nice Basin of Gruel
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
10 Q
robynraymer
Aug 02 01
1689 plays
16 From Netherfield to Uppercross
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
10 Q
robynraymer
Oct 08 01
1701 plays
17 From Mr. Collins to Mr. Woodhouse
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
20 Q
robynraymer
Jul 13 01
2736 plays
18 Jane Austen Anagrams
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
10 Q
Knightengale
Nov 15 03
726 plays
19 Men in Jane Austen
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
15 Q
tayl0rina
Aug 05 04
1734 plays
20 Entrances and Exits
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?
Average
10 Q
jeremyB
Mar 18 03
1185 plays
21 Lady Susan
"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
10 Q
alirho17
Feb 04 07
309 plays
22 Locations in the Novels of Jane Austen
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
10 Q
Janeite
Jan 23 06
705 plays
23 Jane Austen's Very Minor Characters
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
10 Q
ShazParrett
Feb 29 04
1032 plays
24 Regency Rogues
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.
Average
15 Q
janeross
Nov 07 03
1206 plays
25 Jane Austen And Her Literary Works
Jane Austen's novels have touched the hearts of many. Here are some interesting facts and trivia about the author and her work. Hope you enjoy it!
Average
15 Q
willywonka
Sep 24 00
1554 plays
26 Austen Takes a Lit Class
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.
Average
10 Q
heralady
Jan 04 02
1470 plays
27 First Name Love Interests In Jane Austen Novels
Remembering last names of characters in Jane Austen's novels is fairly easy, but have you been paying attention to their first names? Have fun!
Average
10 Q
Janeite
Jan 14 06
969 plays
28 Fractured Jane Austen Characters
I hope this will be fun for JA fans. I give you an Austen character's name in fractured form. You type in the correct name. Example: Illicit bits bonnet=Elizabeth Bennet. PS--please join Friends Group #116, the Jane Austen Lovers group (see homepage).
Average
25 Q
robynraymer
Dec 13 01
1206 plays
29 Little Known Austen
Jane Austen wrote more than just "Pride and Prejudice", "Emma" and "Sense and Sensibility". Here are some questions for the true Austen Fan.
Average
10 Q
triviachic23
Dec 02 03
1146 plays
30 'S and S' & 'Persuasion' Relationships
There are numerious connections between the families in Jane Austen's books. Do you know the relationships in "Sense and Sensibility" and "Persuasion"?
Average
10 Q
Lanire
Aug 07 02
1116 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* Who is the wild Bennett sister from Pride and Prejudice?
* Who is the heroine (main female character) in Mansfield Park?
* 'Emma' was adapted to the 90's in what Amy Heckerling film?
* Which of the following is not a Jane Austen novel?
* Who does Pride and Prejudice's Jane describe as the 'most amiable man of my acquaintance'?


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