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

Canterbury Tales couples match
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Pick the Canterbury Tales couples and match them to their tale.
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Match the Character to the work #1
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Match the Character to the work? #1.
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Fictional Characters from Description I, World Lit
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Pick the Fictional Characters from Description I (World Literature).
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Mega Mixed Word Collection: Literature
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Can you name things from all realms of Literature when given these mixed words?
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Author or Fictional Person?
With names like these, we'd just have to assume they're all fictional.
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Same Novel Trios
We didn't include the Three Musketeers for personal reasons.
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Divergent Factions Multi-Column Match
To which faction do you belong?
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Criteria Characters: Divergent
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Name the Characters from the series 'Divergent' which fit all criteria.
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Wuthering Heights On Twitter
Emily Brontë might be too much for Twitter to handle.
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Profile: The Grinch
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Name the trivia regarding The Grinch.
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Shakespeare: Murder or Suicide?
Behind the bard's lovely face, the true killer lies.
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Alice's Confusion in Wonderland
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Pick the book in which the following Lewis Carroll characters are mentioned.
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In Plain English: The Merchant of Venice
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice.
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50 Fictional Figures
Just 'cause they're fictional doesn't mean they aren't real.
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Doctored Literature
We're not sure that many of these characters are actually licensed physicians.
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Hunger Games Characters by Mentions
The most mentioned character in the Hunger Games? The answer might surprise you.
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A Feast for Crows: Most Mentioned Characters
Here's something to think about while you wait for 'Winds of Winter'.
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Children's Literary Characters Match-up
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Match the parts of these names of characters from children's literature.
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Match the Character to the Work #2
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Match the Character to the Work? #2.
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Dead or Alive: Literary Edition
It can be a short road to the end when you're a just a literary character.
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Literary Detectives
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This quiz is by no means elementary.
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20 Awkward Questions For Fictional Characters
We know you're curious, but have a little respect!
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Harry Potter First Names (A-Z)
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J.K. Rowling sure loves a good name.
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