GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 964 - 967 of 1960

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Question 964

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The following writers are involved in social activism in addition to their practice of creative writing:

Codes:

I. Mahasweta Devi

II. Shashi Deshpande

III. Arundhati Roy

IV. Shobha De

The correct combination according to the code is (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

II and IV are correct.

b.

I and II are correct.

c.

I and III are correct.

d.

III and IV are correct.

Question 965

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Ostensibly a musical treatise, The Anatomy of Melancholy is a reflection on human learning and endeavour published under the pseudonym (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Vox Populi

b.

Epicurus Senior

c.

Jesting Pilate

d.

Democritus Junior

Question 966

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In An Essay of Dramatic Poesy whom does John Dryden refer to as “the most learned and judicious Writer which any Theater ever had” ? (November Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Christopher Marlowe

b.

John Webster

c.

Ben Jonson

d.

William Shakespeare

Question 967

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following poems by W. B. Yeats repudiates the sensual world in favour of “the artifice of eternity” ? (November Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“Sailing to Byzantium”

b.

“Among School Children”

c.

“Under Ben Bulben”

d.

“After Long Silence”

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