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The master of the macabre wrote many poems and short stories in that genre, but also dabbled in a range of other forms, including detective fiction.   

There are 40 quizzes and 445 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  "The Tell-Tale Heart" cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, draculanut31, Sep 12 02

How much do YOU know about Poe's most famous short story?? Take this quiz and test your memories of grammar school English class.
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draculanut31
Sep 12 02
6360 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Cask of Amontillado" by E.A. Poe cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, draculanut31, Dec 05 02

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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draculanut31
Dec 05 02
3435 plays
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trivia quiz  The Works of Edgar Allan Poe cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nidalee, Apr 01 16

Edgar Allan Poe was a master storyteller, bound to take each reader into an imaginary world full of dark imagery and obscure themes. This quiz not only contains questions about Poe's most famous short stories but also poems.
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Nidalee
Apr 01 16
504 plays
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trivia quiz  Journey Through a Midnight Dreary cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nakarinna, Jun 18 07

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"!
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nakarinna
Jun 18 07
1788 plays
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trivia quiz  The Murders in the Rue Morgue cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, srfield99, Feb 15 08

"The Murders in the Rue Morgue" by Edgar Allan Poe is a great blend of mystery and horror.
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srfield99
Feb 15 08
711 plays
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trivia quiz  The Fall of the House of Usher cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bonanza22, Mar 05 06

This quiz is on Edgar Allan Poe's famous story "The Fall of the House of Usher".
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bonanza22
Mar 05 06
1821 plays
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trivia quiz  Poe's "Annabel Lee" cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, draculanut31, Aug 27 02

This is a quiz on my favorite poem, "Annabel Lee". I hope you enjoy it!
Tough
draculanut31
Aug 27 02
2589 plays
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trivia quiz  The Poems of Edgar Allan Poe cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, draculanut31, Sep 04 02

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!
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draculanut31
Sep 04 02
1515 plays
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trivia quiz  Poe's "Ulalume" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bullymom, Aug 25 02

Edgar Allan Poe was a great poet as well as a short-story writer. This quiz is about his awesome poem "Ulalume".
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bullymom
Aug 25 02
507 plays
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trivia quiz  The Stories of Edgar Allan Poe 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, draculanut31, Jul 23 02

This is a quiz on Poe's short stories and novel. I hope you enjoy it!
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draculanut31
Jul 23 02
2085 plays
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trivia quiz  Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" Part 1 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, star_gazer, Nov 27 10

Together, let us: "Deep into that darkness peer..."
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star_gazer
Nov 27 10
714 plays
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trivia quiz  The Haunted Palace 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, srfield99, Feb 28 08

This is a wonderful poem. It is typical of Poe's work in that it evolves from something positive to something sad and evil.
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srfield99
Feb 28 08
360 plays
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trivia quiz  Quote the Raven...'NeVeRmOrE' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, arowfast, Aug 16 02

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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arowfast
Aug 16 02
4764 plays
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trivia quiz  Edgar Allan Poe Stories Quiz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, puggleperson, Feb 29 12

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!
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puggleperson
Feb 29 12
618 plays
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trivia quiz  "Hop-Frog" by Edgar Allan Poe 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, srfield99, Dec 15 07

This is one of Poe's stories of revenge and it's wonderfully gruesome.
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srfield99
Dec 15 07
537 plays
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trivia quiz  The Tales and Poems of Poe 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 6junebug6, Oct 01 09

Enter if you dare; the horror, mystery, and intrigue that is Poe awaits willing victims.
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6junebug6
Oct 01 09
633 plays
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trivia quiz  Poe's The Black Cat 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, BIA, Nov 20 01

This quiz contains ten multiple choice questions over the Edgar Allan Poe story, 'The Black Cat.'
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BIA
Nov 20 01
1806 plays
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trivia quiz  The Black Cat 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dash102, Nov 29 14

Test your knowledge with this quiz about Edgar Allan Poe's short story "The Black Cat!" Warning: Spoilers inside
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dash102
Nov 29 14
204 plays
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trivia quiz  Do You Know Poe? 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Oct 30 18

Many of Edgar Allan Poe's unique phrases might be embedded in our memories without our really even knowing it. See if you can choose the word or phrase missing from the following titles or quotes. Good luck!
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PootyPootwell gold member
Oct 30 18
339 plays
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trivia quiz  The Gold-Bug 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, tjoebigham, Sep 24 10

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.
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tjoebigham
Sep 24 10
378 plays
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trivia quiz  Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, vandychris, Jul 02 09

I will give you a line from a poem by Edgar Allan Poe, you tell me the name of the poem.
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vandychris
Jul 02 09
747 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, barb99, Jan 18 07

All about the short story by E.A. Poe.
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barb99
Jan 18 07
1332 plays
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trivia quiz  The Purloined Letter 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Sep 16 08

'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!
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Triviaballer gold member
Sep 16 08
387 plays
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trivia quiz  I Know Poe! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, qtmelba, Mar 27 01

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.
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qtmelba
Mar 27 01
2829 plays
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trivia quiz  The Pit and the Pendulum 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, volleygrl07, Nov 13 03

This a pretty difficult quiz about Edgar Allan Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum."
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volleygrl07
Nov 13 03
1263 plays
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trivia quiz  Edgar Allan Poe's First Lines 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, napierslogs, Apr 16 02

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.
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napierslogs
Apr 16 02
780 plays
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trivia quiz  More of Poe's First Lines 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, napierslogs, Apr 19 02

All from poetry of Edgar Allan Poe. I'll give you a first line, and you identify which poem it is from.
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napierslogs
Apr 19 02
954 plays
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trivia quiz  Poe's Last Lines 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, LittleRose, Aug 28 02

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?
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LittleRose
Aug 28 02
600 plays
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trivia quiz  Edgar Allan Poe and his short stories 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, hermionexx, Sep 16 03

A quiz on Poe and some of his thrilling short stories.
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hermionexx
Sep 16 03
1401 plays
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trivia quiz  A Descent into the Maelstrom 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, srfield99, Dec 09 07

This is one of my favorite Poe stories. It may not be the most popular but I think it's one of the best.
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srfield99
Dec 09 07
300 plays
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