General knowledge(GK)/Current Affairs 2021- Art and Culture Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
  For which book, Francis Spufford has been awarded the 2017 Desmond Elliott Prize?

1.Red Plenty

2. Golden Hill

3.Claerwen James, 10 May-3 June 2006

4.Blackroom Boys

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Question:
  Hero - A biography of Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar was written by ___________.

1.David Conn

2.Devendra Prabhudesai

3.David Walsh

4.Darren Rovell

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Question:
  How many 'Must See Monuments' have been identified by Archaeological Survey of India?

1.128

2.138

3.148

4.168

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Question:
  I Do What I Do: On Reform, Rhetoric & Resolve was the book of __________.

1.Dalai Lama

2.Taslima Nasreen

3.Raghuram Rajan

4.Dr. Shashi Tharoor

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
  Name the author of the book Gandhi in Champaran.

1.Anand Neelakanthan

2.Vidya Krishnamurthi

3.DG Tendulkar

4.Nitin A Gokhale

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Question:
  Name the author of the book titled 'The Ocean at the End of the Lane' who was recently appointed as UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador.

1.Salman Rushdie

2. Douglas Adams

3.Julian Barnes

4. Neil Gaiman

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Question:
  November 7 is observed as National Cancer Awareness Day in India. On this day, a Book which explains about Mouth Cancer and prevention of the disease is released. It was named as;

1.The Cancer Journals

2.Memoir

3.Cancer Ward

4.Arivu

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Question:
  Which picture was created using DNA origami recently?

1.Cleopatra

2.Monalisa

3.Princess Elsa

4.Tajmahal

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Question:
  Who is the author of the book "Lincoln in the Bardo"?

1.Junot Diaz

2.George Saunders

3.Marie Claire

4.Zadie Smith

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Question:
  Who is the author of the book "The Sleepwalker's Dream: A Novel"?

1.Dhrubajyoti Borah

2. Sheela Redddy

3. Kalyan Karmakar

4.Vikram Seth

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
  Who is the author of the book "Welcome to Nowhere"?

1.David Olusoga

2.Malorie Blackman

3.Revathi Suresh

4.Elizabeth Laird

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Question:
  Who is the author of the book "Winning like Virat: Think & Succeed like Kohli"?

1.Shri Uday Mahurkar

2.Abhirup Bhattacharya

3.Shri Rajesh Jain

4.Aravind Adiga

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
  Who will give voice to Elsa in tamil version of Hollywood film 'Frozen 2' ?

1. Tapsee Pannu

2.Anushka Shetty

3.Tamannaah

4.Shruti Hassan

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Question:
  Who won the Man Booker International Prize recently?

1.Amos Klausner

2.Leah Rabin

3.David Grossman

4.Eliyahu M. Goldratt

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Question:
 Festival of India being organised in ______ from 31 August to 9 September 2017.

1.Italy

2.London

3.Brazil

4. New York

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Question:
 Sonepur Mela is being inaugurated in which state/UT?

1.Bihar

2.Uttar Pradesh

3.New Delhi

4.Ladakh

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Question:
 Who is the author of the book "Autoplay:Not-so Stories"?

1.G Sampath

2.Anita Desai

3.Khushwant Singh

4.Ruskin Bond

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Question:
 Who is the author of the book "So You Want to Know About the Environment"?

1.Bijal Vachharajani

2.Roopa Pai

3.Rachel Ignotofsky

4.Sumana Roy

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
 Who is the author of the book "The Secret Diary of Kasturba"?

1.Neelima Dalmia Adhar

2.Aruna Chakravarti

3. Som Sharma

4.Narendra Verma

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
 Who is to receive the 2019 Munin Barkotoki Literary Award?

1.Monoranjan Bori

2.Abhinandan

3.Suresh Menon

4. K.L. Savalkar

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
 Who released the book "M.S. Swaminathan: The Quest for a world without hunger"?

1.Mohammad Hamid Ansari

2.Sumitra Mahajan

3.Shri Pranab Mukherjee

4.Narendra Modi

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
A new book Maharana Pratap: The Invincible Warrior is authored by;

1. Kiran Desai

2.Jhumpa Lahiri

3. Rima Hooja

4.Anita Desai

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Question:
Book titled '281 and Beyond' is the autobiography of;

1.Kapil Dev

2.Sourav Ganguly

3.Sachin Tendulkar

4.VVS Laxman

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Question:
Colson Whitehead won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Name the book/novel for which he was chosen for the award.

1.Zone One

2.The Underground Railroad

3.The Intuitionist

4.The Noble Hustle: Poker, Beef Jerky, and Death

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Question:
How many sites have been identified by Ministry of Tourism in the country for development as Iconic Tourist Sites?

1.13

2.17

3.18

4.20

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Question:
India's first maritime museum is to be established at which of the following sites?

1.Navinal

2.Amri

3.Lothal

4.Bet Dwarka

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Question:
Indian Farm Forestry Development Co-operative has partnered with which organization to conduct the training programs for artisans?

1. Society for Rural Urban and Tribal Initiative

2.Tribal Sports Association India

3.Tribal Co-operative Marketing Federation of India (TRIFED)

4.Centre for Tribal Policy Research

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Question:
Sandro Botticelli was a famous painter from which country?

1.Italy

2.Germany

3.Greece

4.Japan

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Question:
Narendra Modi released ____ volumes of Basavanna's Vachana on social reformer's birth anniversary.

1.21

2.20

3.23

4.25

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Question:
Penguin Random House recently announced that a novel titled 'The Golden House' will be released in September 2017. Who is the author of the book?

1.Arundhati Roy

2.Salman Rushdie

3.Jhumpa Lahiri

4.Chetan Bhagat

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Question:
President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee recently received the first copies of this book at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

1.Charaiveti, Charaiveti

2.Mann Ki Baat

3.Lalan Shah Fakir Ke Geet

4. Jnan, A-Janan And Bijnan:

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Question:
President Pranab Mukherjee A Statesman was relaesed by _____________.

1.Shri Suresh Prabhu

2.Shri Arun Jaitley

3.Shri Naveen Patnaik

4.Shri Narendra Modi

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Question:
Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated an exhibition of artworks at Academy of Fine Arts in _____________.

1.Chennai

2.Bangalore

3.Kolkata

4.Mumbai

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Question:
Swachh Bharat Kranti is a Hindi version of which of the follwing book?

1.Swachh Survekshan

2.Clean India Mission

3.Swachh Bharat Revolution

4.Swachh Bharat Urban

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Telugu actor Prabhas was named as the Most Influential Young Indians 2017 by this magazine.

1.The Chap

2.Hustler

3.Gentlemen's Quarterly

4.Popeye

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
The book 'Home of the Brave' traces the history of

1.Border Security Force

2.Rashtriya Rifles

3.National Security Guards

4.Central Industrial Security Force

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Question:
The book 'The Hit Girl' is the autobiography of

1.Rekha

2. Asha Parekh

3.Hema Malini

4.None of them

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Question:
The book - Master on Masters - was written by

1.Sachin Tendulkar

2.Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

3.Ustad Zakir Hussain

4.M S Dhoni

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Question:
The book launched by the Amit Shah, Mohan Bhagwat is

1.The book - Making of A Legend

2.The Birds of Banni Grassland"

3.Home of Brave

4. The Golden House

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Question:
The book titled 'Veerappan, Chasing the Brigand' was written by

1.Rajiv Mehrishi

2.K Vijay Kumar

3.Ajit Doval

4.K Padmanabhaiah

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Question:
The Bru/Rheang Tribe which was in the news, not found in which state from the following?

1.Mizoram

2.Assam

3.Manipur

4.Nagaland

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
The Flaming Tresses of Draupadi was written by

1.Chetan Bhagat

2.Veerappa Moily

3. Kapil Sibal

4.Aakash Jain

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
The IFFI 2021 will celebrate the work of which legendary director?

1.Rakesh Roshan

2.Yash Chopra

3.Sanjay Leela Bhansali

4.Satyajit Ray

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
What is the name of the book President of India received first copy?

1.President's Lady Pranaber Preyosi

2. Indradhanush Volume-II

3.Rashtrapati Bhavan: From Raj to Swaraj

4.Life at Rashtrapati Bhavan

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Question:
Which city organized the Bandana Sen Library Awards for the first time?

1.Lucknow

2.Kolkata

3.New Delhi

4.Bhopal

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Question:
Which famous massage has been recently added to prestigious heritage list of UNESCO?

1.Ruad

2.Tuad

3.Suad

4.Nuad

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Which Indian art form has been a part of the virtual kick-off ceremony of Biden-Harris's inauguration?

1.Warli

2.Kolam

3.Madhubani

4.Kalamkari

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Which museum has entered the Asia Book of Records for becoming the most visited museum in India?

1.Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum

2.Salar Jung Museum

3.Cowasji Jehangir Hall

4.Virasat-e-Khalsa museum

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Which of the following NGO along with Indian Embassy is to rebuild 11 heritage sites damaged in Nepal earthquake of 2015?

1. Smile Foundation

2.INTACH

3.SENEH

4.ASSIST

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Question:
Which organization has developed the book on "Weather Information Portal for Indian Power System"?

1.Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)

2.Power System Operation Corporation limited (POSOCO)

3.National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)

4.Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)

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Question:
Which state signs MOU with Centre for implementation of PMJAY, recently?

1.Punjab

2.Odisha

3.Madhya Pradesh

4.Uttarkhand

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Which team won the Women's World Twenty20 title?

1.West Indies

2.Australia

3.England

4.New Zealand

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Question:
Who authored the book The Rise of Sivagami: Book 1 of Baahubali - Before the Beginning?

1.Ram Kamal Mukherjee

2.Anand Neelakanthan

3.Yasser Usman

4.K Vijay Kumar

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "'The Travelling Belly: Eating Through India's By-Lanes"?

1.Mandaar Sukhtankar

2.Saransh Goila

3.Anoothi Vishal

4.Kalyan Karmakar

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Aurangzeb: The Man and the Myth"?

1.Audrey Truschke

2.Sampath Kumar

3.Andrej Plenkovic

4.Bhim Chandra Nag

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Every Time It Rains"?

1.Vikram Seth

2.Nikitha Singh

3. Mahi Jadon

4. Amitav Ghosh

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Feroze: the Forgotten Gandhi"?

1.John Nicolsen

2.Bertil Falk

3.Shashi Tharoor

4.William Dalrymple

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "From Inside the Steel Frame: The Memoirs of an Administrator"?

1.Sujata Sanghamitra

2.R Sivapriya

3.Ashok Pandey

4.Vikas Swarup

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Hema Malini: Beyond the Dream Girl"?

1.Pooja Gautam

2.Ram Kamal Mukherjee

3. Rakesh Anand Bakshi

4. Shantanu Ray Chaudhuri

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Jobless Clueless Reckless"?

1.Suzanne Sangi

2. Munal Pawar

3. Himanjali Sankar

4.Revathi Suresh

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Kohinoor: The Story of the World's Most Infamous Diamond"?

1.Ashish Chatterjee

2.Shashi Tharoor

3.Anita Anand

4.William Dalrymple

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Mr and Mrs Jinnah: The Marriage that Shook India"?

1.Teesta Setalvad

2.Bertil Falk

3. Sheela Redddy

4.Audrey Truschke

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "Numbers Do Lie: 61 Hidden Cricket Stories"?

1. Greg Chappell

2.Suresh Menon

3.Pankaj Mishra

4. Akash Chopra

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "The Wrong Turn: Love and Betrayal in the Time of Netaji"?

1.Aalap Roy

2.Aadishri Roy

3.Sujata Bose

4.Namita Roy Ghose

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "When Breath Becomes Air"?

1.Siddhartha Mukherjee

2.Atul Gawande

3.Paul Kalanithi

4.Nirupam Roy

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book "When Crime Pays - Money and Muscle in Indian Politics"?

1.Milan Vaishnav

2.Pankaj Mishra

3.Parthasarathi Shome

4.Vappala Balachandran

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book One Part Woman that in recent past was chosen for Sahitya Akademi's award for translation in English?

1.Aniruddhan Vasudevan

2.Ashwani Kumar

3.Anand Neelakanthan

4.Yasser Usman

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book titled 'Hema Malini: Beyond the Dream Girl'?

1.Ram Kamal Mukherjee

2.Soumyadipta Banerjee

3. Mark Bennigton

4.None of the above

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who is the author of the book titled Hope in a Challenged Democracy- An Indian Narrative, which released recently?

1.Paranjoy Guha Thakurta

2.Ashwani Kumar

3.Romesh Thapar

4.Shashi Tharoor

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who launched the book "The Emergency - Indian Democracy's Darkest Hour" on 24th of June 2017?

1.Shri Venkaiah Naidu

2.Shri Arun Jaitley

3. Shri Nitin Gadkari

4.Smt Sushma Swaraj

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who of the following is the author of the book Rekha: The Untold Story?

1.Yasser Usman

2.Ram Kamal Mukherjee

3.K Vijay Kumar

4.Meena Iyer

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who received Asia Society's prestigious Game Changer Award-2019?

1.Poor Society

2.Kung Fu Nuns

3.Brahma Samaj

4.Aalakh India

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who will publish the New edition of Tirukkural with commentaries?

1.Sivalayam J.Mohan

2.Vedagiri Mudaliar

3. Ku.Ma.Balasubramaniam

4.Meenakshi Sundaram Pillai

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
Who wrote a book "Moving On, Moving Forward - A Year in Office" which is released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi?

1.Hamid Ansari

2.Venkaiah Naidu

3.Sushma Swaraj

4. L. K. Advani

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


Question:
World's oldest known cave painting was found recently in which country?

1.India

2.China

3.Indonesia

4.Japan

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 01:11:13


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