Books and Authors - Multiple Choice Questions and Answers | Page-14

Questions
131 Who is the author of “The Company of Women”?
A John Gray
B Dick Francis
C David Baldacci
D Khushwant Singh

Answer: Option [D]
132 The writer who refused the Nobel Prize for literature was
A Prem Chand
B Boris Pasternak
C Jean Pal Sartre
D Winston Churchill

Answer: Option [B]
133 Which amongst the following is a book written by Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan?
A Prateeksha
B Kamayani
C Chidambara
D Kapala Kundala

Answer: Option [A]
134 The book ‘Truth, Love and A Little Malice’ is written by
A Vikram Seth
B Tarun Tejpal
C Khushwant Singh
D Nirad C. Choudhury

Answer: Option [C]
135 Match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the Lists
List: I (Author)		List: II (Books)
a. Arundhati Roy		1. Malgudi Days
b. Khushwant Singh		2. God of Small Things
c. R. K. Narayan		3. What Went Wrong
d. Kiran Bedi			4. The Sikhs
A a→4, b→2, c→1, d→3
B a→3, b→1, c→4, d→2
C a→2, b→4, c→1, d→3
D a→2, b→2, c→4, d→3

Answer: Option [C]
136 Match the following books with their authors:
Books				Authors
a. The Satanic			1. Sunil Gavaskar
b. A House for Mr. Biswas	2. V.S. Naipaul
c. Interpreter of Maladies	3. Salman Rushdie
d. Sunny Days			4. Jhumpa Lahiri
A a→3, b→4, c→1, d→2
B a→2, b→1, c→4, d→3
C a→2, b→4, c→2, d→1
D a→3, b→2, c→4, d→1

Answer: Option [D]
137 With which of the following books, is Dr. S. Radhakrishnan associated?
I. An Idealist View of Life
II. Bhagavad Gita
III. Conquest of self
IV. Hindu View of Life
A I, II and III only
B II, III and IV only
C I, III and IV only
D I, II and IV only

Answer: Option [D]
138 Which of the following books was not written by a Nobel Laureate?
A Half a Life
B Beyond Belief
C Miguel Street
D Midnight’s Children

Answer: Option [D]
139 Which of the following famous books is associated with Austin?
A Leviathan
B Social Contract
C Lectures on Jurisprudence
D The Problem of Sovereignty

Answer: Option [C]
140 Who is the author of the book “Half Girlfriend”?
A Ved Mehta
B Vikram Seth
C Khushwant Singh
D Chetan Bhagat

Answer: Option [D]