Pseudonyms: AP English Literature Online Test

“Agnes Grey” was an autobiographical novel published by Anne Bronte. Under what pen name was it published?
Mary Evans
Charlotte Bronte
Elizabeth Barrett
Sarah Fielding
Acton Bell
What is the real name of ‘Anodos’?
Wilkes Collins
Lord Beaconsfield
Mary Coleridge
Phineas Fletcher
None of the above
Which writer’s poems appeared under the pseudonym ‘Ellen Alleyne’?
Jane Austen
George Eliot
Virginia Wolfe
Christina Rossetti
None of the above
What is the real name of Maxim Gorky, who is the author of the famous work “Mother”?
Svetlana Alliluyeva
Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov
Michael Sholokov
Fyodar Mikhailovich Dostaevsky
None of the above.
What is the real name of Mark Twain?
R. C. Sheriff
Samuel. L. Clemens
Eric Blair
Charles. L. Dodgson
None of the above
Mary Evans is the real name of which famous author?
George Eliot
Ann Radcliff
Anne Bronte
Jane Austen
None of the above
Arthur Conan Doyle’s real profession was:
Stock broker
Who hid his identity behind the character of ‘Elia’?
Thomas De Quincey
Charles Lamb
William Hazlitt
Who wrote under the pseudonym of ‘Y. Y’?
Bertrand Russell
Robert Lynd
Charles Lamb
Francis Bacon
Robert Frost
Who was Eric Blair?
George Orwell
Aldous Huxley
Philip Sydney
Anthony Burgers
T. S. Eliot
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For reasons best Known to them, from time to time various literary figures adopted pen names and hid their works or personalities behind these assumed identities. They penned down their ideas under cover and gave vent to their creativity. We go down the memory lane to scrap these fake identities and try to recognize the real men behind the mask. For AP students, it is but mandatory to know the real men behind these pseudonyms and here is a small test to check their level of familiarity with these name. This short test is prepared in the multiple choice format, specially designed for students taking AP test in English literature.

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