History-Culture, Science and Literature (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 13 - 16 of 18

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Question number: 13

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Consider the following statement

Which of the above statement (s) is/are true about the development of novel in India?

I. The Indian novelists wrote to develop a modern literature of the country that could produce a sense of national belonging and cultural equality

II. Translation of novels into different languages helped to spread the popularity of the novel

III. Novels helped in establishing a relationship with the past

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only II

b.

IV

c.

I and II

d.

Only I

Question number: 14

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Which of the following is known as the pioneer of modern Hindi literature in India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bharatendu Harishchandra

b.

Devaki Nandan Khatri

c.

Prem Chand

d.

None of the above

Question number: 15

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The Mathura School of Art was influenced by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bodh Gaya School of Art

b.

Amravati School of Art

c.

Roman School of Art

d.

Gandhara School of Art

Question number: 16

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Consider the following statements

I. The James Mill was a severe critic of the Orientalists.

II. The 1854 despatch on education was in favour of English being introduced as a medium of higher education in India.

III. Mahatma Gandhi thought that promotion of literacy was the most important aim of education.

IV. Rabindranath Tagore felt that children ought to be subjected to strict discipline.

Which of the above statement is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

II and III

b.

I and II

c.

I, II and III

d.

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