Want to see correct answers?
Login or join for free!
  Literature Worksheets
Looking for Literature worksheets?
Check out our pre-made Literature worksheets!
Share/Like This Page
Filter By Grade


Seventh Grade (Grade 7) Poetry Questions

You can create printable tests and worksheets from these Grade 7 Poetry questions! Select one or more questions using the checkboxes above each question. Then click the add selected questions to a test button before moving to another page.

1 2
Grade 7 Poetry
This is to a poem what a paragraph is to prose.
  1. stanza
  2. repetition
  3. onomatopoeia
  4. tone
Grade 7 Poetry
A poem that tells a story is a/an:
  1. couplet
  2. narrative poem
  3. sonnet
  4. concrete poem
Grade 7 The New Colossus
What does the "New Colossus" say to give her?
  1. The tired
  2. The poor
  3. The homeless
  4. All of the above
Grade 7 Poetry
A Haiku has a syllable pattern of:
  1. 3,4,5
  2. 5,5,6
  3. 4,4,5
  4. 5,7,5
Grade 7 Poetry
A concrete poem is:
  1. a block poem.
  2. a poem formed to support meaning.
  3. one which uses musical language.
  4. about building houses.
Grade 7 Poetry
A two line rhyming stanza is called a:
  1. Quatrain
  2. Quintet
  3. sextet
  4. couplet
Grade 7 Shakespeare's Sonnets
What do the last 2 lines in a Sonnet reveal about the poem?
  1. the rhyme scheme
  2. the plot
  3. the mood
  4. the theme
Grade 7 The Cremation of Sam McGee
Why are Sam and the narrator in the Klondike?
  1. They are explorers mapping the terrain.
  2. They are prospectors hunting for gold.
  3. They are scientists studying cold climates.
Grade 7 Shakespeare's Sonnets CCSS: RL.7.5

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

Grade 7 Richard Cory
Grade 7 The Cremation of Sam McGee
What does Sam make the narrator promise?
  1. The narrator promises to seek safety and leave Sam behind.
  2. The narrator promises to tell Sam's story to the world.
  3. The narrator promises to cremate Sam when he dies.
Grade 7 The New Colossus CCSS: RL.7.3, L.6.5, L.6.5a

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

How does the author use personification in the poem?
  1. Referring to the statue as "her" and "she"
  2. Having the statute speak
  3. Saying her eyes command
  4. All of the above
Grade 7 Shakespeare's Sonnets CCSS: RL.7.5

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

What is the rhyme scheme of the poem?
  1. ababcdcdefefgg
  2. abbaabbacdecde
  3. ababababababab
  4. abcdabcdabcdee
Grade 7 The New Colossus CCSS: RL.7.2

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

What is the main idea of the poem?
  1. To speak out against immigration
  2. To show how great American is
  3. To welcome immigrants to America
  4. To offer hope to those leaving America
Grade 7 The New Colossus CCSS: RL.7.5

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

What is the rhyme scheme of the poem?
  1. abab abab abab cc
  2. abba abba cd cd cd
  3. abba abba abba cd
  4. abab abab cd cd cd
Grade 7 The New Colossus CCSS: RL.7.6

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

Which characteristic of Emma Lazarus most likely influenced her decision to write the poem?
  1. Her elite social status
  2. Her desire to write poetry
  3. Her Jewish heritage
  4. Her mentor, Ralph Waldo Emerson
Grade 7 Shakespeare's Sonnets CCSS: RL.7.5

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

Grade 7 The Walrus and the Carpenter
Which best illustrates the sadness behind the humor in "The Walrus and the Carpenter"?
  1. The opening quarrel between the sun and moon illustrates the sadness.
  2. The conversation about sweeping up the sand illustrates the sadness.
  3. The treatment of the oysters illustrates the sadness.
Grade 7 The Walrus and the Carpenter
What kind of people might the Walrus and the Carpenter represent?
  1. They represent people who love the great outdoors.
  2. They represent people who say one thing but do another.
  3. They represent people who are always quarreling.
1 2
You need to have at least 5 reputation to vote a question down. Learn How To Earn Badges.