FREE! Click here to Join FunTrivia. Thousands of games, quizzes, and lots more!
Quiz about Authors Initials 2
Quiz about Authors Initials 2

Authors' Initials 2 Trivia Quiz


This authors' initials quiz is harder than the first, so I've given you a little help here and there. If you get them all you're a literature genius.... or you've looked them up! Just the last name in the answers.

A multiple-choice quiz by minch. Estimated time: 5 mins.
  1. Home
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. People Trivia
  6. »
  7. Writers & Authors
  8. »
  9. Names and Pseudonyms

Author
minch
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
9,366
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
7 / 10
Plays
5057
Awards
Top 20% Quiz
Last 3 plays: kitter96 (8/10), Guest 92 (5/10), Morganw2019 (10/10).
- -
Question 1 of 10
1. What is the last name of the poet who is usually known by the initials of his first names Edward Estlin?

Answer: (One word - American author last name only for all questions)
Question 2 of 10
2. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names James Matthew?

Answer: (One word - creator of Peter Pan)
Question 3 of 10
3. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Alfred Edward? Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of her first name, Joanne, and her grandmother's name, Kathleen?

Answer: (Last name only)
Question 5 of 10
5. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Jerome David?

Answer: (One word)
Question 6 of 10
6. What is the *last* name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names John Ronald Reuel?

Answer: (One word. British author famous for his fantasies)
Question 7 of 10
7. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Edward Morgan?

Answer: (One word - Watch your spelling! 'Passage to India' author)
Question 8 of 10
8. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names William Butler?

Answer: (One word - Irish poet)
Question 9 of 10
9. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Sidney Joseph? Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of her first name Cleo Virginia? Hint



(Optional) Create a Free FunTrivia ID to save the points you are about to earn:

arrow Select a User ID:
arrow Choose a Password:
arrow Your Email:




Most Recent Scores
Jun 14 2024 : kitter96: 8/10
May 26 2024 : Guest 92: 5/10
May 25 2024 : Morganw2019: 10/10
Apr 24 2024 : Guest 92: 5/10

Score Distribution

quiz
Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. What is the last name of the poet who is usually known by the initials of his first names Edward Estlin?

Answer: cummings

Usually known as e. e. cummings with no capitals. Known for his typographically eccentric poetry.
2. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names James Matthew?

Answer: Barrie

3. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Alfred Edward?

Answer: Housman

Author of 'A Shropshire Lad'.
4. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of her first name, Joanne, and her grandmother's name, Kathleen?

Answer: Rowling

5. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Jerome David?

Answer: Salinger

'Catcher in the Rye'.
6. What is the *last* name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names John Ronald Reuel?

Answer: Tolkien

'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit'.
7. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Edward Morgan?

Answer: Forster

'Room with a View'.
8. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names William Butler?

Answer: Yeats

9. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of his first names Sidney Joseph?

Answer: Perelman

10. What is the last name of the author who is usually known by the initials of her first name Cleo Virginia?

Answer: Andrews

She has reversed the initials of her real name.
Source: Author minch

This quiz was reviewed by FunTrivia editor bloomsby before going online.
Any errors found in FunTrivia content are routinely corrected through our feedback system.
6/17/2024, Copyright 2024 FunTrivia, Inc. - Report an Error / Contact Us