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The Philosophy of Composition: Quiz


Question 1: Poe's explanation of the process of writing is so rigidly logical, however, that some have suggested the essay was meant as a ________ or hoax.
Play (theatre)PoetrySatireNovel

Question 2: "The Philosophy of Composition" is an essay written by American writer ________ that elucidates a theory about how good writers write when they write well.
E. T. A. HoffmannJohann Wolfgang von GoetheEdgar Allan PoeWilliam Blake

Question 3: to all works of literary art - the limit of one sitting." He especially emphasized this "rule" with regards to ________, but also noted that the short story is superior to the novel for this reason.
LiteratureEnglish poetryPoetryLyric poetry

Question 4: Poe uses the composition of his own poem "________" as an example.
Poems by Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan PoeUlalumeThe Raven


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