Literary Character Quizzes

Perhaps you have heard, literary quizzes on Sporcle build character....literary character that is. Try to name the top 200 Harry Potter Characters or guess the literary characters by their surname. If you want to test yourself on protagonists, antagonists, novels and authors, then Sporcle's literary quiz page is one to bookmark.

Today's Featured Game

Great Fiction Matchup (Characters)
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Match these great fictional characters to the works from which they come.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Hunger Games Characters by Mentions

More Recent Games

King Henry V: Historically Speaking
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Can you answer the questions about the reign of Henry V?
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Profile: The Grinch
We wouldn't touch him with a 39 and a half foot pole.
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Jane Austen's Bachelors
These young men have captured many a lady's heart since Miss Austen's day.
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The Jungle Book Characters
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Pick the Jungle Book animals by the name used in the book.
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Children's Literary Characters Match-Up
If only they had outfits to match.
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Mockingjay's Squad 451
If you're looking for adventure and daring plans, look no further than Squad 451.
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Literature by Title Characters
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Name the literary work by the title characters.
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Harry, Hunger, or Twilight? II
This is great and all, but what about Divergent? Star Wars?
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Literature Surnames A-Z
Names like 'Chuzzlewit' and 'Scrooge' are the main reason Charles Dickens was so successful.
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Literary Killer Click
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Match the literary killers and their victims.
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100 Best Characters in Fiction since 1900
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Name the 100 Best Characters in Fiction since 1900 (according to 'Book' Magazine).
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Arthurian legends
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Pick the People and Places connected with the Arthurian legends.
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Shakespeare Pairs
So long as you don't pair up Shakespeare and Marlowe, we're good here.
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Literary Work By Ridiculously Short Summary
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Spoiler alert!
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Characters in Literature
You can't keep a good literary character down, unless you don't read, of course.
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Harold Bloom on Authors
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Pick the author about whom Harold Bloom* is writing.
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Which Pooh character?
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Name the character from the Pooh books who...
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Missing Word: His Stories
Name the missing words in these literary works featuring male names.
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Literary Sixes
If good things come in threes, we can only imagine what must come in sixes.
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Young Adult Title Character Match
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Complete the YA book titles for each Title Character.
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Penguin Classics Book Covers
These are both great books as well as great covers, we're sure this is somehow creating a paradox.
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Canstruction: Kiddie Lit
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Name the characters from children's literature, folk lore or nursery rhymes from images made of cans.
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Literary Character Curator: chair