GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1086 - 1088 of 1960

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Question 1086

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Nature and Nature՚s Laws lay hid in Night, God said Let Newton be! And all was Light.” Alexander Pope՚s famous couplet impressively captures ________. (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Newton՚s confirmation of the Genesis passage where God ordains Light

b.

Newton՚s discovery that all colours are contained in white light

c.

Newton՚s empirical observations of Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica

d.

Newton՚s application of principles of motion to account for many natural phenomena

Question 1087

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The label ‘material feminism’ refers to the work of those thinkers who study inequality in terms of ________. (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

gender and class differences.

b.

class differences.

c.

gender differences.

d.

female consumerism.

Question 1088

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The formalist critic ________ mocked the character - based criticism of ________ by posing a famous question, “How many children had Lady Macbeth” ? (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Cleanth Brooks, F. L. Lucas

b.

F. R. Leavis, E. K. Chambers

c.

Monroe Beardsley, Kenneth Burke

d.

L. C Knights, A C Bradley

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