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Jane Austen Quiz

February 14, 2013

It goes without saying, you’re a Jane Austen fan. But are you also a Jane Austen expert? Take our Jane Austen Quickie Quiz and find out. Five questions, multiple-choice answers. You have 15 minutes, starting … now!

What was Jane Austen’s middle name?

A) Anne

B) Emily

C) Charlotte

D) Branwell

E) None of the above

What was the name of the English city where Jane Austen’s parents, George and Cassandra, were married?

A) Sauna

B) Shower

C) Whirlpool

D) Basin

E) Bath

Which of the following is the title of a Jane Austen novel?

A) Crime and Punishment

B) Pride and Prejudice

C) Barnes and Noble

D) Abercrombie and Fitch

E) Porgy and Bess

Which of the following is NOT a character in a Jane Austen novel?

A) Elizabeth Bennet

B) Lady Catherine de Bourgh

C) Fanny Price

D) Elinor Dashwood

E) Marti Maraden

Where is Jane Austen buried?

A) Highgate Cemetery

B) Bunhill Fields

C) Winchester Cathedral

D) Kensal Green

E) Downton Abbey

Answers available on request.

Pride and Prejudice runs from March 6 – 24, 2013. Visit the Globe Theatre website for more details, cast information, and to purchase tickets.

Nick Miliokas is a freelance writer and editor based in Regina. You can reach him by email at

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