Statistics for British and Irish Writers - with Pictures

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General Stats

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    (302 since last reset)
  • The average score is 39 of 76

Answer Stats

Answer% Correct
William Shakespeare
95%
Geoffrey Chaucer
93%
Charles Dickens
92%
Mary Shelley
92%
Agatha Christie
90%
J. R. R. Tolkien
90%
Jane Austen
89%
J. K. Rowling
89%
George Orwell
88%
Charlotte Bronte
87%
Emily Bronte
87%
Oscar Wilde
87%
Rudyard Kipling
83%
Bram Stoker
82%
Ian Fleming
80%
C. S. Lewis
76%
Roald Dahl
75%
Aldous Huxley
72%
H. G. Wells
70%
John Milton
70%
A. A. Milne
68%
Thomas More
68%
Daniel Defoe
67%
Robert Burns
67%
Jonathan Swift
64%
James Joyce
63%
Virginia Woolf
63%
William Golding
63%
George Bernard Shaw
62%
Beatrix Potter
61%
Lewis Carroll
59%
Douglas Adams
54%
Thomas Hardy
54%
D. H. Lawrence
51%
George Eliot
51%
Walter Scott
51%
Alfred Lord Tennyson
50%
J. M. Barrie
50%
Samuel Beckett
50%
Terry Pratchett
50%
Percy Bysshe Shelley
49%
Robert Louis Stevenson
48%
Lord George Byron
46%
William Makepeace Thackeray
46%
Daphne du Maurier
44%
Samuel Johnson
44%
John Keats
42%
Neil Gaiman
42%
Dylan Thomas
41%
John le Carre
41%
Anthony Burgess
38%
W. S. Gilbert
38%
Arthur C. Clarke
37%
John Bunyan
35%
E. M. Forster
34%
Kenneth Grahame
33%
Arthur Conan Doyle
29%
Christopher Marlowe
29%
G. K. Chesterton
28%
Edmund Spenser
27%
Robert Graves
27%
William Blake
25%
William Somerset Maugham
24%
William Butler Yeats
21%
William Wordsworth
21%
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
19%
Evelyn Waugh
18%
Anthony Trollope
17%
Laurence Sterne
17%
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
17%
T. S. Eliot
16%
Alexander Pope
14%
Ben Jonson
14%
Ken Follett
14%
Elizabeth Gaskell
12%
John Donne
10%

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