Are You a Satire Expert?

Are You a Satire Expert?

Test your knowledge of satire with this fun quiz! See if you can answer all 9 questions correctly

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Which literary technique is commonly used in satire to mock someone or something?

Which literary technique is commonly used in satire to mock someone or something?
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
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Which of the following is an example of a well-known satire television show?

Which of the following is an example of a well-known satire television show?
The Office
Parks and Recreation
South Park
Friends
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Who wrote the famous satirical novel 'Gulliver's Travels'?

Who wrote the famous satirical novel 'Gulliver's Travels'?
Jonathan Swift
Mark Twain
George Orwell
Jane Austen
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Which of the following statements is true about satire?

Which of the following statements is true about satire?
It always uses sarcasm
It only mocks politicians
It can be found in literature, art, and media
It is always meant to offend
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What is the primary objective of satire?

What is the primary objective of satire?
To make people laugh
To promote a cause
To criticize without humor
To confuse the audience
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What is an example of a well-known satirical newspaper publication?

What is an example of a well-known satirical newspaper publication?
The New York Times
The Onion
The Wall Street Journal
USA Today
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Which of the following is a classic satirical play by William Shakespeare?

Which of the following is a classic satirical play by William Shakespeare?
Romeo and Juliet
Hamlet
Macbeth
Much Ado About Nothing
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What is the term used to describe a humorous imitation of a serious piece of work?

What is the term used to describe a humorous imitation of a serious piece of work?
Parody
Tragedy
Romance
Suspense
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Which of the following is an example of a satirical movie?

Which of the following is an example of a satirical movie?
The Avengers
The Hangover
Dr. Strangelove
La La Land