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  • 1. 

    Who is the author of “The Kalam effect: My years with the president”?

    • A.

      P.M.Nayar

    • B.

      Sonia Gandhi

    • C.

      L.K.Adwani

    • D.

      Arun Shaurie

    Correct Answer
    A. P.M.Nayar
    Explanation
    The correct answer is P.M.Nayar.

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  • 2. 

    Who is the author of the book “Superstar India : From Incredible to Unstopable”?

    • A.

      L.K.Adwani

    • B.

      Arundhati Roy

    • C.

      Shobha De

    • D.

      Vikram Seth

    Correct Answer
    C. Shobha De
    Explanation
    Shobha De is the author of the book "Superstar India: From Incredible to Unstoppable".

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  • 3. 

    Author of the ‘Jungle Book’.

    • A.

      Rudyard Kipling

    • B.

      Juan Matapang Cruz

    • C.

      S. K. Pachuri

    • D.

      Thomas Paine

    Correct Answer
    A. Rudyard Kipling
    Explanation
    Rudyard Kipling is the correct answer because he is the author of the 'Jungle Book'.

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  • 4. 

    Who is the author of the book ’My other two daughters’?

    • A.

      Lalu Prasad Yadav

    • B.

      Surjit Singh Barnala

    • C.

      E.M. Forster

    • D.

      Paul Kennedy

    Correct Answer
    B. Surjit Singh Barnala
    Explanation
    Surjit Singh Barnala is the author of the book 'My other two daughters'.

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  • 5. 

    Man-The Maker of His Own Destiny'  book was written by

    • A.

      V.S. Naipaul

    • B.

      Mahatma Gandhi

    • C.

      Guenter Grass

    • D.

      Swami Vivekanand

    Correct Answer
    D. Swami Vivekanand
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Swami Vivekanand. Swami Vivekanand was a renowned Indian philosopher and spiritual leader who emphasized the power of human will and determination in shaping one's destiny. His book "Man-The Maker of His Own Destiny" explores the idea that individuals have the ability to control their own lives and achieve success through their thoughts and actions. Vivekanand's teachings continue to inspire and motivate people to take charge of their lives and create their own destiny.

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  • 6. 

    The books 'My Years With Indira Gandhi'has been written by

    • A.

      Khushwant Singh

    • B.

      P.C.Alexander

    • C.

      Mihir Bose

    • D.

      Praful Mohanti

    Correct Answer
    B. P.C.Alexander
    Explanation
    The correct answer is P.C. Alexander.

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  • 7. 

    The author of the book 'Changing Village , Changing Life' is

    • A.

      Praful Mohanti

    • B.

      M.N.Srinivas

    • C.

      Andhra Bettile

    • D.

      S.C.Dube

    Correct Answer
    A. Praful Mohanti
    Explanation
    The correct answer for the author of the book 'Changing Village, Changing Life' is Praful Mohanti.

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  • 8. 

    The book 'The Players of the Past' has been written by

    • A.

      David Candena

    • B.

      M.N.Srinivas

    • C.

      K.A.Abbas

    • D.

      Khushwant Singh

    Correct Answer
    A. David Candena
    Explanation
    The book 'The Players of the Past' has been written by David Candena.

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  • 9. 

    The book 'My son's Father' is written by

    • A.

      Mihir Bose

    • B.

      Don Morris

    • C.

      Don Martindole

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    B. Don Morris
    Explanation
    The book 'My son's Father' is written by Don Morris.

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  • 10. 

    Author of 'Gulliver's Travels' is

    • A.

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • B.

      William Wordsworth

    • C.

      H.G.Wells

    • D.

      Jonathan Swift

    Correct Answer
    D. Jonathan Swift
    Explanation
    Jonathan Swift is the correct answer because he is the author of "Gulliver's Travels." This satirical novel, published in 1726, tells the story of Lemuel Gulliver and his fantastic adventures in various imaginary lands. Swift's work is known for its sharp social criticism and exploration of human nature, making it a classic of English literature.

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