GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1359 - 1362 of 1960

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Question 1359

Appeared in Year: 2018 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

It is well known that in many of his plays, Tom Stoppard has consciously drawn upon earlier, often reputed, works. Match the following Stoppard plays with earlier works whose spirit seems to have informed them. (July Paper-2)

List-Ⅰ (Column I)List-Ⅱ (Column II)
(A)

Travesties

(i)

The Mousetrap

(B)

Indian Ink

(ii)

Hamlet

(C)

Inspector Hound

(iii)

A Passage to India

(D)

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

(iv)

Importance of Being Earnest

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question 1360

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In Keats՚ poetic career, the most productive year was (June Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1816

b.

1820

c.

1817

d.

1819

Question 1361

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Although Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney writes in English, in voice and subject matter, his poems are (December Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Polish

b.

Welsh

c.

Irish

d.

Scottish

Question 1362

Appeared in Year: 2018 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In 1660, a group of 12 people including Robert Boyle and Christopher Wren formed what they called the Royal Society. In 1663, it became The Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge. What was the Society՚s motto? (July Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“Lighted to lighten”

b.

“Love conquers all”

c.

“In Him we trust”

d.

“In the words of no one”

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