GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 839 - 842 of 1960

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Question 839

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion(Ꭺ)

In The Duchess of Malfi Ferdinand sets a whole group of mad men on the Duchess and they dance and sing in a crazy manner. (December paper 3)

Reason(Ꭱ)

His desire was to provide a strange entertainment to drive the Duchess mad.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question 840

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following book by V. S. Naipaul is subtitled The Caribbean Revisited? (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

In a Free State

b.

A Bend in the River

c.

The Middle Passage

d.

An Area of Darkness

Question 841

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

While writing or printing, scholarly use prefers titles in italics. Which of the following is the correct way of writing/printing? (December Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Charles Dickens՚ A Tale of Two Cities

b.

Charles Dicken՚s Tale of Two Cities

c.

Charles Dickens՚ Tale of Two Cities

d.

All of the above

Question 842

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Identify the correctly matched group: (June paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Third Space – Wolfgang Iser

Hybridity – Edward Soja

Reception aesthetics – Ferdinand de Saussure

Langue – Homi Bhabha

b.

Third Space – Ernst Bloch

Hybridity – Edward Said

Reception aesthetics – Eve K. Sedgwick

Langue – G. S. Frazer

c.

Third Space – Edward Soja

Hybridity – Homi Bhabha

Reception aesthetics – Wolfgang Iser

Langue – Ferdinand de Saussure

d.

Third Space – G. S. Frazer

Hybridity – Eve K. Sedgwick

Reception aesthetics – Edward Soja

Langue – Edward Said

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