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1 The Fall of the House of Usher
This quiz is on Edgar Allan Poe's famous story "The Fall of the House of Usher".
Average
10 Q
bonanza22
Mar 05 06
1374 plays
2 The Murders in the Rue Morgue
"The Murders in the Rue Morgue" by Edgar Allan Poe is a great blend of mystery and horror.
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10 Q
srfield99
Feb 15 08
492 plays
3 Journey Through a Midnight Dreary
This quiz explores the numerous mythological, religious, and literary references contained in Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven." Come visit the mysterious world of "The Raven"!
Average
10 Q
nakarinna
Jun 18 07
1224 plays
4 "Hop-Frog" by Edgar Allan Poe
This is one of Poe's stories of revenge and it's wonderfully gruesome.
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10 Q
srfield99
Dec 15 07
378 plays
5 The Tales and Poems of Poe
Enter if you dare; the horror, mystery, and intrigue that is Poe awaits willing victims.
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10 Q
6junebug6
Oct 01 09
381 plays
6 Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
I will give you a line from a poem by Edgar Allan Poe, you tell me the name of the poem.
Tough
10 Q
vandychris
Jul 02 09
504 plays
7 "The Cask of Amontillado" by E.A. Poe
This is one of my favorites by Poe. It's about a man bent on revenge because another man insulted him. He's a bit touchy. Have fun!
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10 Q
draculanut31
Dec 05 02
3078 plays
8 "The Tell-Tale Heart"
How much do YOU know about Poe's most famous short story?? Take this quiz and test your memories of grammar school English class.
Average
15 Q
draculanut31
Sep 12 02
5463 plays
9 The Haunted Palace
This is a wonderful poem. It is typical of Poe's work in that it evolves from something positive to something sad and evil.
Average
10 Q
srfield99
Feb 28 08
243 plays
10 The Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
This is a follow up to my stories of EAP. I give you a quote and you choose which poem it's from. All questions will be multiple choice. I hope you like it!
Difficult
15 Q
draculanut31
Sep 04 02
1293 plays
11 Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven" Part 1
Together, let us: "Deep into that darkness peer..."
Average
15 Q
star_gazer
Nov 27 10
438 plays
12 Edgar Allan Poe Stories Quiz
This quiz is on some of the many stories written by Edgar Allan Poe. I will give you a summary of one of the stories, and you have to give me a title. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
puggleperson
Feb 29 12
405 plays
13 Poe's "Annabel Lee"
This is a quiz on my favorite poem, "Annabel Lee". I hope you enjoy it!
Tough
10 Q
draculanut31
Aug 27 02
2340 plays
14 The Gold-Bug
As is generally known, while he is best known for his tales of terror, Poe also invented the "whodunit" genre and this benchmark cryptographic story.
Average
15 Q
tjoebigham
Sep 24 10
174 plays
15 Quote the Raven...'NeVeRmOrE'
Edgar Allan Poe was a magical fellow who with a few words could make a tingling sensation speed up your spine. Read the poem 'The Raven' and you will never forget the enchanting words of Poe!
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10 Q
arowfast
Aug 16 02
4152 plays
16 The Stories of Edgar Allan Poe
This is a quiz only on Poe's short stories. I hope you enjoy it!
Tough
15 Q
draculanut31
Jul 23 02
1929 plays
17 Poe's The Black Cat
This quiz contains ten multiple choice questions over the Edgar Allan Poe story, 'The Black Cat.'
Average
10 Q
BIA
Nov 20 01
1551 plays
18 "The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe
All about the short story by E.A. Poe.
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10 Q
barb99
Jan 18 07
1071 plays
19 Edgar Allan Poe's First Lines
In this quiz about Edgar Allan Poe's poetry, I will give a first line from a poem, you select which poem it is from. Some of them will be easy, but some will be hard.
Tough
15 Q
napierslogs
Apr 16 02
597 plays
20 A Descent into the Maelstrom
This is one of my favorite Poe stories. It may not be the most popular but I think it's one of the best.
Average
10 Q
srfield99
Dec 09 07
183 plays
21 More of Poe's First Lines
All from poetry of Edgar Allan Poe. I'll give you a first line, and you identify which poem it is from.
Tough
15 Q
napierslogs
Apr 19 02
798 plays
22 Poe's "Ulalume"
Edgar Allan Poe was a great poet as well as a short-story writer. This quiz is about his awesome poem "Ulalume".
Tough
10 Q
bullymom
Aug 25 02
390 plays
23 The Pit and the Pendulum
This a pretty difficult quiz about Edgar Allen Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum."
Average
20 Q
volleygrl07
Nov 13 03
1077 plays
24 Poe's Last Lines
The first lines in many works of literature are often remembered. Yet, last lines are important, too. Can you remember these last lines? Or, are they "Nevermore", in your memory?
Tough
10 Q
LittleRose
Aug 28 02
465 plays
25 I Know Poe!
I think of Edgar Allan Poe as a night writer. I feel that he must have written mainly in the dead of night. And he is best read at night, too. Take this quiz and see how much you know about Poe.
Average
10 Q
qtmelba
Mar 27 01
2580 plays
26 Quote the Raven, Nevermore!
I will give you the last few lines of an Edgar Allan Poe poem and you will tell me which poem it is. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
tinamomnsox
Sep 26 11
231 plays
27 Edgar Allan's Poetry
This is about some poems (no tales) by Edgar Allan Poe. See how familiar you are with his work... Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
PearlQ19
Jun 27 02
492 plays
28 The Purloined Letter
'The Purloined Letter' is considered to be one of the first detective stories in American literature. Test your knowledge of Poe's classic with this quiz. Best of luck!
Tough
10 Q
Triviaballer
Sep 16 08
231 plays
29 Edgar Allan Poe and his short stories
A quiz on Poe and some of his thrilling short stories.
Tough
10 Q
hermionexx
Sep 16 03
1134 plays
30 S.S. Poe
How much do you know about Mr. Edgar Allan Poe? Some of his famous short stories such as "The Black Cat" and "The Tell-Tale Heart" have gotten him noticed. Now let's see how much you know! Good luck!
Average
10 Q
webccn
Dec 21 03
669 plays
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* What was Edgar's biological father's name?
* How old was Edgar when he entered the University of Virginia?
* What was the name of Edgar's first volume of poetry?
* What poem is the line above ("How statue-like I see thee...") from?
* Who envied the narrator and Annabel Lee?


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