10 Hilariously Wrong Student Test Answers

03/19/2014 07:36 am ET | Updated Mar 19, 2014
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Ah, Robinson Crusoe. What's not to love about Daniel Defoe's classic adventure novel, in which a dude named Robinson goes on a cruise? The only story to come close to achieving such a profound impact on the English literary canon has to be Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, a novella (which, if I'm not mistaken, is Spanish for "novel") about a couple of guys who find a totally weird briefcase.

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Here are 10 hilariously incorrect answers to test questions about literature:

  • 'Great Expectations' by Charles Dickens
  • 'Robinson Crusoe' by Daniel Defoe
  • 'Frankenstein' by Mary Shelley
  • 'Madame Bovary' by Gustave Flaubert
  • "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allen Poe
  • 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • 'The Lord of the Flies' by William Golding
  • 'Touching the Void' by Joe Simpson
  • 'Oliver Twist' by Charles Dickens

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