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1Which book was written by Kashmiri Brahman Kalhana in 1148?
Ramayana
HarshaCharitha
Tarangini
Rajatarangini
 

Right Answer: 4
Rajatarangini, (River of Kings) historical chronicle of early India, written in Sanskrit verse by the Kashmiri Brahman Kalhana in 1148.
Question ID: 97

2Who wrote the book "Abhignana Sakuntala" the story Shakuntala and Dushyanta?
Kalidasa
Peddana
Pothana
Vishnu Sharma
 

Right Answer: 1
Shakuntala is the wife of Dushyanta and the mother of Emperor Bharata. Her story is told in the Mahabharata and dramatized by many writers, the most famous adaption being Kalidasa's play Abhignana Sakuntala.
Question ID: 178

3Who wrote the book 'Sunrise over the Ayodhya'?
Salman Khurshid
L.K. Advani
Salman Rushdie
Vikram Seth
 

Right Answer: 1
Sunrise over Ayodhya is a book explores the Spreme court verdict on constitution of Ayodhya Temple.
Question ID: 466

4Who is the author of the book Discovery of India?
Mahatma Gandhi
Sardar Vallabhai patel
B.R. Ambedkar
Jawaharlal Nehru
 

Right Answer: 4
The Discovery of India was written by the Indian Independence leader, Jawaharlal Nehru during his incarceration in 19421945 at Ahmednagar fort.
Question ID: 164

5Who is the author of the classic book Life Divine?
Ravi Shankar
Swami vivekananda
Radha Krishnan
Aurobindo Ghosh
 

Right Answer: 4
Sri Aurobindo Ghosh was an Indian nationalist, freedom fighter, philosopher, yogi, guru and poet. His main literary works are The Life Divine, which deals with theoretical aspects of Integral Yoga. His works also include philosophy, poetry, translations
Question ID: 169

6Who wrote the book Humayun Nama on request of emperor Akbar during his reign?
Gulbadan Begam
Ahmed Yadgar
Abbas Sarwani
Faizis Sarhindi
 

Right Answer: 1
Gulbadan Begum ( c. 1523-1603) was a Mughal princess and the daughter of Emperor Babur, the founder of the Mughal Empire. Humayun Nama was the biography of Emperor Humayun.
Question ID: 146

7Who is author of Glimpses of World History?
K.M Munshi
S. Radha Krishnan
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Abul Kalam Azad
 

Right Answer: 3
Glimpses of World History is a book published by Jawaharlal Nehru in 1934. The book is subtitled being further letters to his daughter, written in prison, and containing a rambling account of history for young people.
Question ID: 156

8Who is author of Anand Math?
Swamy Viveka Nanda
Dayananda Saraswathi
Bankim Chandra Cheterji
Ramakrishna Parama Hansa
 

Right Answer: 3
Vande Matharam is a poem from the famed novel Anandamath which was written by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay in 1882. It was written in Bengali and Sanskrit.
Question ID: 173

9Who was the author of the book Arms and the Man?
Aldons Huxley
George Bernard Shaw
Nirad C. Chowdary
Arther Koestler
 

Right Answer: 2
The book Arms and the Man is a humorous play by George Bernard Shaw, that shows the futility of war and deals comedically with the hypocrisies of human nature.
Question ID: 147

10In which language bible was first written?
English
Urdu
Greek
Hibru
 

Right Answer: 4
The Old Testament is the original Hebrew Bible, the sacred scriptures of the Jewish faith, written at different times between about 1200 and 165 BC.
Question ID: 152

11Who is author of 1958 novel the Guide?
K.R. Narayanan
R.N. Cheterji
R.K. Narayan
John Keats
 

Right Answer: 3
The Guide is a 1958 novel written in English by the Indian author R. K. Narayan. Like most of his works the novel is based on Malgudi, the fictional town in South India.
Question ID: 158

12Who is author of Madhushala the book of poetry?
Mahadevi Varma
Harivansh Rai Bachan
Jai Shankar Prasad
Sumithra Nandan Pant
 

Right Answer: 2
Madhushala is a book of 135 quatrains, verses of four lines by Hindi poet and writer Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
Question ID: 162

13Who was the author of Epic Ramayana?
Valmiki
Veda Vyas
Kalidas
Pothana
 

Right Answer: 1
The epic, traditionally ascribed to the Maharishi Valmiki, narrates the life of Rama, a legendary prince of Ayodhya city in the kingdom of Kosala.
Question ID: 180

14Who wrote the book "As I See"?
Kiranbedi
L.K. Advani
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Menaka Gandhi
 

Right Answer: 2
The book "As I See" is a 2011 Indian book by politician L. K. Advani, who served as the Deputy Prime Minister of India and former president of Bharatiya Janata Party.
Question ID: 161

15Who wrote the book India wins freedom?
Jawaharlal Nehru
B.R. Ambedkar
Moulana Abul Kalam Azad
Mahathma Gandhi
 

Right Answer: 3
Abul Kalam Azad was an Indian independence activist, Islamic theologian, writer and a senior leader of the Indian National Congress. Following India's independence, he became the First Minister of Education in the Indian government.
Question ID: 155

16Who among the following was the ancient writer belongs to Kashmir?
Bana
Kalhana
Hieun Tsang
Megasthenes
 

Right Answer: 2
Kalhana (12th century) was the author of Rajatarangini (River of Kings), an account of the history of Kashmir. He wrote the work in Sanskrit between 1148 and 1149.
Question ID: 150

17Who was the author of Living History?
Mother Theresa
Arundhati Roy
Kiran Bedi
Hillary Clinton
 

Right Answer: 4
Living History is a 2003 memoir by Hillary Rodham Clinton. It was written when she was a sitting Senator from New York.
Question ID: 165

18Who wrote the Book Midnight's Children that was selected for prestigious Booker Award?
Jampa Lahiri
Kiran Desai
Salmond Rashdi
Madhu Kirthy
 

Right Answer: 3
Midnight's Children is a 1981 book by Salman Rushdie about India's transition from British colonialism to independence. It is considered an example of postcolonial literature and magical realism.
Question ID: 181

19Who wrote the book Mother India?
Mahathma Gandhi
Sister Nivedhita
Ketharine Meyo
C. Rajagopala Chary
 

Right Answer: 3
The book Mother India was written by Katherine Mayo (27 January 1867 9 October 1940) was an American writer. She attacked the Hindu society, religion and Culture of India.
Question ID: 163

20The poem Vande Matharam was taken from which of the following book?
Geethanjali
Bharatha Matha
Bharatha Swathantra
Anandmath
 

Right Answer: 4
Vande Matharam is a poem from the famed novel Anandamath which was written by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay in 1882. It was written in Bengali and Sanskrit.
Question ID: 153


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