Literature Quiz 1

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Literature Quiz 1

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who has been awarded the 15th Aalmi Frogh-e-Urdu Adab Award 2011?
    • A. 

      Javed Akhtar

    • B. 

      Syed Nasir Raza Kazmi

    • C. 

      Gulzar

    • D. 

      Salim Khan

  • 2. 
    Who is the author of the book "Gone with the Wind"?
    • A. 

      Margaret Mitchell

    • B. 

      Victor Hugo

    • C. 

      Geoffrey Chaucer

    • D. 

      Alexander Dumas

  • 3. 
    Which Indian writer has a National Park named after him?
    • A. 

      William Darlymple

    • B. 

      Jim Corbett

    • C. 

      Sosa Archbutnott

    • D. 

      Henry Jones

  • 4. 
    Satyajit Ray directed the film "Sonar Kella". Who wrote the book?
    • A. 

      Rabindra Nath Tagore

    • B. 

      Saratchandra Chattopadhyay

    • C. 

      Pramath Kumar Das

    • D. 

      Satyajit Ray

  • 5. 
    "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times". This is the first line from which book?
    • A. 

      Crime and Punishment

    • B. 

      Corelli's Mandolin

    • C. 

      A Tale of two Cities

    • D. 

      The Da Vinci Code

  • 6. 
     Which comics character uses a range of colourful insults and curses to express his feelings, such as  "billions of blue blistering barnacles", "ten thousand thundering typhoons","blundering Bazookas" ?
    • A. 

      Obelix

    • B. 

      Captain Archibald Haddock

    • C. 

      George Everett Wilson

    • D. 

      Calvin

  • 7. 
    The Nobel Prize for Literature 2011 has been awarded to :
    • A. 

      Orhan Pamuk

    • B. 

      Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio

    • C. 

      Tomas Tranströmer

    • D. 

      V. S. Naipaul

  • 8. 
    I Identify this popular fairy tale.
  • 9. 
    Following is an excerpt from the famous Poem "IF". The name of the poet is : "If you can keep your head when all about you  Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;  If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,  But make allowance for their doubting too;" 
    • A. 

      Robert Frost

    • B. 

      Rudyard Kipling

    • C. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • D. 

      Robert Louis Stevenson

  • 10. 
    Which answer is correct, A or B?
    • A. 

      A) How will the plan to build a skyscraper affect the environment?

    • B. 

      B) How will the plan to build a skyscraper effect the environment?