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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 quiz  Jane Austen's Introductions 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Jul 24 17

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.
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Fifiona81 editor
Jul 24 17
1308 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Characters cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Elanor, Feb 04 17

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
Feb 04 17
5598 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Men cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, pagiedamon, Dec 03 17

Who doesn't love the dashing men from Jane Austen's novels? Take this quiz and see how well you know them!
Recommended for grades: 11,12
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pagiedamon gold member
Dec 03 17
3537 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Works 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, KGW1983, Dec 22 20

I hope you enjoy this quiz, just as much as I've enjoyed making it!
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KGW1983
Dec 22 20
171 plays
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trivia quiz  For Jane Austen Fans cool 20 questions Take Quiz Now →
Tough, 20 Qns, alirho17, Apr 21 17

A wide range of questions on all of Jane Austen's books and a few on her life.
Tough
alirho17
Apr 21 17
3510 plays
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trivia quiz  Suitors, Admirers, and Beaux in Jane Austen cool 25 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 25 Qns, robynraymer, Aug 30 20

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
Aug 30 20
4008 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen Major Works cool 25 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 25 Qns, alirho17, Aug 21 10

A broad range of questions covering Jane Austen's six major novels. Some are easy, some more challenging.
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alirho17
2892 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen Characters Whom We Love to Hate cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, robynraymer, Jun 03 04

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
3210 plays
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trivia quiz  Polite Intercourse in Jane Austen Novels cool 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, robynraymer, Jun 03 04

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
3504 plays
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trivia quiz  Twisted Sisters in Jane Austen novels cool 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, Janeite, Apr 12 20

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
Apr 12 20
2097 plays
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trivia quiz  From Mr. Collins to Mr. Woodhouse 20 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 20 Qns, robynraymer, Nov 22 05

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).
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robynraymer
2922 plays
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trivia quiz  Introducing Miss Jane Austen 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, TaylorsMom, Feb 03 08

This is pretty easy stuff if you've read her books. Good Luck!
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TaylorsMom
2844 plays
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trivia quiz  From the Darcys to the Wentworths 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, robynraymer, Jul 12 08

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).
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robynraymer
2502 plays
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trivia quiz  Weary Ankles, Dirty Stockings cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, robynraymer, Feb 26 16

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
Feb 26 16
2190 plays
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trivia quiz  Men in Jane Austen 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Tough, 15 Qns, tayl0rina, Mar 10 10

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
1875 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen books 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Easy, 10 Qns, murfinator, Oct 23 15

This quiz is about Jane Austen books.
Easy
murfinator
Oct 23 15
1974 plays
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trivia quiz  Letters in Jane Austen's Major Works cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Janeite, Aug 10 08

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!
Recommended for grades: 11,12
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Janeite
1419 plays
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trivia quiz  Kissing Cousins and Family Trees 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, May 26 16

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 gold member
May 26 16
1926 plays
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trivia quiz  A Nice Basin of Gruel 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, robynraymer, Jun 03 04

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).
Average
robynraymer
2022 plays
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trivia quiz  From Netherfield to Uppercross 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, robynraymer, Aug 06 05

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
1905 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Rich Young Women cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Nov 19 17

"It is a truth universally acknowledged", that quite a few of Jane Austen's young female characters were "in possession of a good fortune" and therefore "in want of a" husband. Here's some questions about them.
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Nov 19 17
333 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen And Her Literary Works 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, willywonka, May 03 15

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!
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willywonka
May 03 15
1863 plays
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trivia quiz  Little Known Austen 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, triviachic23, Sep 03 15

Jane Austen wrote more than just "Pride and Prejudice", "Emma" and "Sense and Sensibility". Here are some questions for the true Austen Fan.
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triviachic23
Sep 03 15
1536 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Ladies cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Feb 01 17

This quiz is about those ladies in Jane Austen's works who actually held the title of 'Lady'.
Recommended for grades: 11,12
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Fifiona81 editor
Feb 01 17
384 plays
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trivia quiz  Austen Takes a Lit Class 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, heralady, Aug 03 05

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
heralady
1617 plays
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match quiz  Jane Austen's Sibling Sets cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Mar 05 18

All of Jane Austen's heroes and heroines had at least one brother or sister. Can you match each set of siblings with the surname they shared (at least until some of the sisters got married)?
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Mar 05 18
273 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen's Great Estates cool 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Sep 21 17

The lines "Thou art not, Penshurst, built to envious show, / Of touch or marble; nor canst boast a row" open Ben Jonson's 'To Penshurst', an archetypal country house poem. This quiz is about country houses (not called Penshurst) in works by Austen.
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Sep 21 17
318 plays
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trivia quiz  Regency Rogues 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, janeross, Nov 07 03

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
janeross
1452 plays
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trivia quiz  Entrances and Exits 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, jeremyB, Apr 19 05

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
1407 plays
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trivia quiz  First Name Love Interests In Jane Austen Novels 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Janeite, Mar 10 07

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
Janeite
1224 plays
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