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Gulliver's Travels: Journey to Laputa Part 1

You've all heard about "Gulliver's Travels" by Johnathan Swift. Gulliver was known for his travels to Lilliput and Brobdingnag, but what about Laputa? This quiz will test your knowledge of Laputa and Balnibarbi from Gulliver's Third Journey. Every answer to this quiz can be found in Part 3, Chapters One through Six in "Gulliver's Travels".


 

Quiz ID:#4859
Fun:** (1.4)
Difficulty:*** (2.82)
Category:Literature
Created By:BJBland2004

 



#1   Gulliver set off on a journey as a ship surgeon. How did he get to the islands?







#2   Lilliput was full of small people and Brobdingnag was full of large ones. What was so special about Laputa?







#3   Balnibarbi was a place with many problems. What was the biggest problem in broadest terms?







#4   Laputians tend to lose focus a lot. What are the people who get them back on track called?

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#5   Balnibarbi was full of ideas. Where do these ideas go? The answer is the giant Academy of...







#6   The Laputians don't care much for anything but...







#7   The Academy is full of wacky and crazy ideas. Which of the following is not one of them?







#8   Laputa was very scared of the end of the world. Which of these Armageddons was not predicted by Laputions?







#9   A few professors in the Academy were working on a way to get rid of language. Which part of speech is the one they considered to be the only important one?






#10   What is the name of the port city Gulliver goes to when he is leaving Balnibarbi?







 

 



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