Books and Authors Set - 10 Multiple Choice Questions

Books and Authors Set - 10 MCQs

Question 21.

Which of the following is a biography of the Lady Mountbatten?

A.

 Edwina Mountbatten - A Life of Her Own.

B.

 Edwina Mountbatten - Her relationship with Nehru

C.

 Mountbatten

D.

 Edwina Mountbattten

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 22.

In which year was the 'All India Radio' set up?

A.

 1936

B.

 1927

C.

 1947

D.

 1950

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 23.

Who directed the film 'Sardar'?

A.

 Das Gupta

B.

 Shyam Benegal

C.

 Tapan Sinha

D.

 Ketan Mehta

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 24.

Who said "God helps those who help themselves"?

A.

 Andre Maurois

B.

 Andre Gide

C.

 Algernon Sidney

D.

 Swami Vivekananda

Explanation :

The phrase "God helps those who help themselves" is a popular motto which emphasizes the importance of self-initiative.
The phrase originated in ancient Greece, occurring as the moral to one of Aesop's Fables, and later in the great tragedy authors of ancient Greek drama. It has been commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin, however the modern English wording appears earlier in Algernon Sidney's work.
It is mistaken by many to be a Bible quote, however the phrase does not occur in the Bible. Some Christians have criticized it as actually against the Bible's basic message of God's grace.

Question 25.

'Alice in Wonderland' the famous TV serial is based on a book written by

A.

 Father Discoste

B.

 Thomas Hardy

C.

 Charles Dickens

D.

 Lewis Caroll

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided