by Edgar Allan Poe
Eldorado: "Eldorado": The Basics Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Eldorado? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When did Poe write "Eldorado"?
He didn't write it. John Grisham did.
Q. From what book does the phrase "Valley of the Shadow" come?
Q. What meter does Poe use the most in "Eldorado"?
Q. What is the term for two lines right next to each other that rhyme, such as "Gaily bedight / A gallant knight"?
Q. What event inspired Poe to write "Eldorado"?
The California Gold Rush
The assassination of Abraham Lincoln
The Civil War
The War of 1812