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Question 80

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the characters with the novels of Amitav Ghosh in which they appear according to the code given below: (June Paper 3)

List-Ⅰ (Characters)List-Ⅱ (Novels)
(A)

Tridip

(i)

Shadow Lines

(B)

Murugan

(ii)

The Hungry Tide

(C)

Fakir

(iii)

The Calcutta Chromosome

(D)

Rajkumar

(iv)

The Glass Palace

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question 81

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Samuel Johnson՚s Lives of Poets (1781) was originally a series of introductions to the poets he wrote for a group of London publishers. They were collected as: (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Notes, Biographical and Critical, on the Works of English Poets.

b.

Lives of English Poets: Critical and Biographical Essays.

c.

Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of English Poets.

d.

Lives of English Poets: Biographical and Critical Notes.

Question 82

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

It is unimaginable that all the following events happened in one year:

  1. Arthur Evans discovered the first European civilization; his excavations in Crete revealed a culture that was far older than either Attic Greece or Ancient Rome.
  2. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch published the Oxford Book of English Verse.
  3. Pablo Picasso stepped off the Barcelona train at Gare d ′ Orsay, Paris.
  4. Max Planck unveiled the Quantum Theory.
  5. Hugo de Varies identified what would later come to be called genes.
  6. Sigmund Freud published The Interpretation of Dreams.
  7. Coca-cola arrived in Britain. Identify the year: (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1903

b.

1900

c.

1901

d.

1899

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