German Literature Quiz #3

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  1. Arno Geiger won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    1. The Tower
    2. The Have-Nots
    3. The Blindess of the Heart
    4. We Are Doing Fine
  2. Complete the title of the work by Gunter Gras - "What Must Be…."?
    1. Told
    2. Danced
    3. Done
    4. Said
  3. Disorder and Early Sorrow is a work by whom?
    1. Hermann Hesse
    2. Gunter Grass
    3. Bertlot Brecht
    4. Thomas Mann
  4. ETA Hoffman was born in which year?
    1. 1789
    2. 1776
    3. 1754
    4. 1801
  5. Group Portrait with a Lady is a novel by whom?
    1. Bertlot Brecht
    2. Gunter Grass
    3. Hermann Hesse
    4. Heinrich Boll
  6. In what decade was The Tin Drum published?
    1. 1980s
    2. 1950s
    3. 1930s
    4. 1940s
  7. In which of these years was ETA Hoffman alive?
    1. 1890
    2. 1990
    3. 1690
    4. 1793
  8. Lutz Seiler won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    1. Teenager in the Somme 1969
    2. Kruso
    3. Widerfarhrnis
    4. The Captial
  9. Robert Menasse won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    1. Annette
    2. Herkunft
    3. The Capital
    4. Archipel
  10. The Clown is a novel by whom?
    1. Gunter Grass
    2. Heinrich Boll
    3. Hermann Hesse
    4. Bertlot Brecht
  11. The Mother is the work of which German writer?
    1. Hermann Hesse
    2. Johann Von Goethe
    3. Bertlot Brecht
    4. Gunter Grass
  12. The Train was on Time was the debut novel of whom?
    1. Gunter Grass
    2. Bertlot Brecht
    3. Hermann Hesse
    4. Heinrich Boll
  13. Um Volk and Giest is a work by which German Author?
    1. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    2. Gerhart Hauptmann
    3. Freidrich Schiller
    4. ETA Hoffmann
  14. What was the T in ETA Hoffman stand for?
    1. Tinker
    2. Timothy
    3. Theodor
    4. Trevor
  15. Which of these figures was born in 1875?
    1. Hermann Hesse
    2. Thomas Mann
    3. Bertlot Brecht
    4. Gunter Grass
  16. Which of these is NOT a work by Bertolt Brecht?
    1. The Seven Deadly Sins
    2. Man Equals Man
    3. Happy End
    4. The Trial
  17. Which of these was born in 1962?
    1. Gerhart Hauptmann
    2. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    3. Freidrich Schiller
    4. ETA Hoffmann
  18. Who invented the literary concept known as the V-Effect?
    1. Bertlot Brecht
    2. Hermann Hesse
    3. Johann Von Goethe
    4. Gunter Grass
  19. Who wrote the Danzing Trilogy?
    1. Hermann Hesse
    2. Bertolt Brecht
    3. Johann Von Goethe
    4. Gunter Grass

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  1. Arno Geiger won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    We Are Doing Fine
  2. Complete the title of the work by Gunter Gras - "What Must Be…."?
    Said
  3. Disorder and Early Sorrow is a work by whom?
    Thomas Mann
  4. ETA Hoffman was born in which year?
    1776
  5. Group Portrait with a Lady is a novel by whom?
    Heinrich Boll
  6. In what decade was The Tin Drum published?
    1950s
  7. In which of these years was ETA Hoffman alive?
    1793
  8. Lutz Seiler won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    Kruso
  9. Robert Menasse won the German Book Prize (Deutscher Buchpreis) for which novel?
    The Capital
  10. The Clown is a novel by whom?
    Heinrich Boll
  11. The Mother is the work of which German writer?
    Bertlot Brecht
  12. The Train was on Time was the debut novel of whom?
    Heinrich Boll
  13. Um Volk and Giest is a work by which German Author?
    Gerhart Hauptmann
  14. What was the T in ETA Hoffman stand for?
    Theodor
  15. Which of these figures was born in 1875?
    Thomas Mann
  16. Which of these is NOT a work by Bertolt Brecht?
    The Trial
  17. Which of these was born in 1962?
    Gerhart Hauptmann
  18. Who invented the literary concept known as the V-Effect?
    Bertlot Brecht
  19. Who wrote the Danzing Trilogy?
    Gunter Grass