Su­per quiz

The Mercury News Weekend - - PUZZLES -

Sub­ject: LIT­ER­A­TURE

(e.g., Who wrote “The Count of Monte Cristo”? An­swer: Alexan­dre Du­mas (pere).)

Fresh­man level

1. For how many years did Rip Van Win­kle sleep? 2. What sword did Arthur re­ceive from the Lady of the Lake? 3. How did Ernest Hem­ing­way die?

Grad­u­ate level

4. What poem be­gins “Stop all the clocks”? 5. In which novel is Mr. Toad fea­tured? 6. Who wrote “Seven Pil­lars of Wis­dom”?

Ph.D. level

7. The fa­ther of this Dick­ens char­ac­ter was in the Mar­shalsea pri­son for debts. 8. What group as­sem­bled at the Tabard Inn in Eng­land? 9. Whom did the literary char­ac­ter Is­abella Lin­ton marry?

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