ENGL 201 Pre Test 3 Liberty University

  1. A major tenet of Romanticism is the belief that the Natural world is good
  2. A major characteristic of the American Renaissance is an interest in nature.
  3. William Cullen Bryant wrote “Thanatopsis” when he was 21 years old
  4. Washington Irving authored The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.
  5. William Cullen Bryant discarded his romanticism and embraced neoclassicism.
  6. William Cullen Bryant started writing poetry when he was a 45 years old.
  7. Walt Whitman wrote “Mardi” and “Redburn.”
  8. Thoreau’s “Civil Disobedience” illustrates application of transcendentalism to politics.
  9. The refrain “I prefer not to” recurs in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick
  10. Emerson was influenced by both 2nd and 3rd generation metaphysical poets.
  11. Washington Irving authored “To a Waterfowl.”
  12. Says the scholar is the total man at his fullest creativity.
  13. Wrote horror stories
  14. Another name for the age of Romanticism is the American Renaissance.
  15. William Cullen Bryant’s wrote “Thanatopsis.”
  16. Who defined the scholar as “Man Thinking”?
  17. The Romantic writers had great interest in Antiquarianism and Primitivism
  18. To him who in the love of Nature holds
    Communion with her visible forms, she speaks
    A various language;
    These are the opening lines of the poem________
  19. This poet a successful poem should be melancholic in its beauty.
  20. William Cullen Bryant wrote during the colonial period of American literature.