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2 Jeopardy Name that poet Finish that quote Who wrote that Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Final Jeopardy True or False

3 Name that Poet $100 Q:He is known for his insightful, colorful portrayals of black life in America from the twenties through the sixties. He wrote novels, short stories and plays, as well as poetry, and is also known for his engagement with the world of jazz and the influence it had on his writing, as in "Montage of a Dream Deferred."

4 Name that Poet $100 A: Langston Hughes

5 Name that Poet $200 Q:an American poet, essayist and journalist whose work served as a transition between transcendentalism and realism. Known for his bold writings, Whitman produced several controversial works such as Leaves of Grass.

6 Name that Poet $200 A:Walt Whitman

7 Name that Poet $300 Q:was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, in Very little is known about his life, but by 1592 he was in London working as an actor and a dramatist.

8 Name that Poet $300 A: Shakespeare

9 Finish that quote $100 Q:Is there no way out of the ___?Is there no way out of the ___? Sylvia Plath

10 Finish that quote $100 A:Mind

11 Finish that quote $200 Q: I became ___, with long intervals of horrible sanity. I became ___, with long intervals of horrible sanity. Edgar Allan Poe

12 Finish that quote $200 A:insane

13 Finish that quote $300 Q: The most wasted of all days is one without ___. The most wasted of all days is one without ___. e. e. cummings

14 Finish that quote $300 A:Laughter

15 Who wrote that $100 Q: In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.

16 Who wrote that $100 A:Robert Frost

17 Who wrote that $200 Q: Saying nothing... sometimes says the most. Saying nothing... sometimes says the most.

18 Who wrote that $200 A: Emily Dickinson

19 Who wrote that $300 Q: I have measured out my life with coffee spoons. I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.

20 Who wrote that $300 A: T.S Eliot

21 True or False $100 Q:Only fewer than a dozen of her nearly eighteen hundred poems were published during Emily Dickinsons lifetime.

22 True or False $100 Q: True

23 True or False $200 Q:Edgar Allen Poe joined Alcoholics anonymous

24 True or False $200 A: True

25 True or False $300 Q:Slyvia Plath was born in Augusta, Maine

26 True or False $300 A: False

27 Final Jeopardy This author wrote, If one man kills another, it murder, but if a hundred thousand men kill another hundred thousand, it is considered an act of glory!?

28 Final Jeopardy Answer Who is Tolstoy? (The book is Kingdom of God)


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