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The Tolkien Quiz to End All Tolkien Quizzes

Lord of the Rings movie still, Gandalf and GaladrielWe’re willing to bet you don’t know everything about Mr. Tolkien and his writings. Fear not, fellow inhabitants of Middle-Earth, we’ve got you covered. Take our quiz and uncover the power of Sauron’s deadliest weapon. Or just have fun and learn some neat things about your favorite writer. It’s up to you, really.

1. True or False: Tolkien said the One Ring in his stories was an allegory for the atomic bomb.

A. True

B. False