Question 1

‘Wings of Fire’ is the autobiography of ____.

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“Wings of Fire” is an autobiography of APJ Abdul Kalam. It was written by Dr. Kalam and Arun Tiwari.
Note: It is the story of a boy from a humble background who went on to become a key player in Indian space research/Indian missile programs and later became the president of India.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 2

‘Long Walk to Freedom’ is a book written by

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Long Walk to Freedom is an autobiographical work written by Nelson Mandela. The book was published in 1995 by Little Brown & Co. The book profiles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 3

‘Six Machine’ is an autobiography of _______.

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‘Six Machine’ is an autobiography of West Indies opener Chris Gayle. It contains extensive details about Gayle’s life and career.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 4

Who amongst the following is the author of the Book “Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance”?

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“Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance” is a memoir by Barack Obama. It was first published in 1995 as Obama was preparing to launch his political career in a campaign for Illinois Senate. The book chronicles the events of Obama’s life up until his entry into law school in 1988.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 5

The book entitled, ‘Playing it my way’ has been authored by

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  • Sachin Tendulkar has authored the book – Playing it my way.
  • The book summarizes Tendulkar’s early days, his 24 years of international career and aspects of his life that have not been shared publicly.
  • It entered the “Limca Book of Records” for being the best-selling adult hardback across both fiction and non-fiction categories.

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Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 6

The “Ace against Odds’ is an autobiography of __.

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The “Ace against Odds’ is an autobiography of the well-known tennis player Sania Mirza. The book was launched by Bollywood Star Salman Khan in Mumbai.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 7

‘My Music, My Life’ is the autobiography of

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‘My Music, My Life’ is the autobiography of Pt Ravi Shankar. It was publish on 1968.
Hence, option C is correct.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 8

‘A Century is Not Enough’ is an autobiography of which famous cricketer?

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    • A Century is Not Enough’ is an autobiography of the most famous Indian captain Sourav Ganguly.

 

    • The book will be released by the end of February 2018.

 

    • The book will be co-authored by Gautam Bhattacharya and published by Juggernaut Books.

 

 

Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 9

The book ‘Cricket My Style’ has been written by

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Kapil Dev has written three autobiographical works. ‘By God’s Decree’ came out in 1985 and ‘Cricket my style’ in 1987. He released his most recent autobiography, ‘titled Straight from the Heart’ in 2004.
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 10

Who wrote the book “The test of my life”?

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The test of my life is a book written by Yuvraj Singh. This book covers up Yuvraj singh’s life ups and downs and basically involve two most important journey of his life, one in which how he became role model for the people and the second part where he fought with cancer all alone.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 11

The author of ‘Philosphic Zoologique’ is

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Philosophie Zoologique is an 1809 book by the French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, in which he outlines his pre-Darwinian theory of evolution, part of which is now known as Lamarckism.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Honours & Awards

Question 12

Choose the most appropriate answer:
The book, ‘Born Again on the Mountain’ is authored by

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The book, ‘Born Again on the Mountain’: a story of losing everything and finding it back is authored by Arunima Sinha.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Static GK

Question 13

‘India Wins Freedom’ is the autobiography of

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Maulana Azad is considered one of the greatest Urdu writers of the 20th century. He has written many books including India Wins Freedom, Ghubar-e-Khatir, Tazkirah, Tarjumanul Quran, etc.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 14

‘No Spin’ is an autobiography of _______.

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Australian spin legend Shane Warne’s memoir ‘No Spin: My Autobiography’ will be released on October 2018.
“No Spin” is the true story behind the headlines, in Warne’s own voice.
It will offer true insight and a pitch-side seat to one of cricket’s finest eras, making this one of the ultimate must-have sports autobiographies.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 15

Who wrote the Novel ‘War and Peace’?

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War and Peace is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy. It is regarded as one of the central works of world literature.
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Topic: Archive

Question 16

Who has recently launched his autobiography titled ‘An Unsuitable Boy’?

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Its Karan Johar who has launched his autobiography titled as An Unsuitable Boy. He is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter and so on and is widely known for his work in Hindi films.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 17

Who is the author of the book, ‘A Suitable Boy’?

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Vikram seth is the author of the book, ‘A Suitable Boy’. He is an Indian novelist and poet. He has written several novels and poetry books. He has received several awards including Padma Shri, Sahitya Akademi Award, Pravasi Bharatiya Samman. The suitable boy is a novel with the storyline of national political issues during the first election in 1952.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Sports

Question 18

The book ‘Leelavati’ was written by

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The Lilavati is Indian mathematician Bhaskara II’s treatise on mathematics, written in 1150. It is the first volume of his main work, comprising most of the mathematical techniques needed for every day transactions and beyond, is one of the most popular mathematical textbooks ever written. The first foreign language translation is thought to have been by Abul Faizi who rendered the Leelavati into Persian in 1587. The first two English translations of the Leelavati appeared in 1816.
Difficulty Level: Hard
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Topic: Language & Community of Mathematics

Question 19

‘Satyarth Prakash ’ was written by –

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In 1875, Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded the Arya Samaj in Bombay. He wrote the rules and principles of the Arya Samaj in a book, Satyarth Prakash in Hindi, in which he opposed idol worship, rituals and superstitious beliefs etc.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Famous Personalities

Question 20

Who authored the book “Hind Swaraj”?

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Hind Swaraj or Indian Home Rule is a book written by Mohandas K. Gandhi in 1909. In it he expresses his views on Swaraj, modern civilization, mechanisation etc.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 21

Who was the writer of ‘The Golden Threshold’?

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  • Sarojini Naidu was the great freedom fighter .
  • She was the first woman to become the Governor of Uttar Pradesh .
  • She participated in Dandi March with Gandhi Ji and presided over the Kanpur Session of Congress in 1925.
  • She wrote The Golden Threshold (1905) , The Feather of the Dawn: The Bird of Time ( 1912) and The Broken Wing (1917).
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: History

Question 22

Who wrote the book “The Broken Wing”?

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Sarojini Naidu is the author of the book “The Broken Wing”. It contains poems and songs of love, death and destiny.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 23

Who is the author of Hamlet?

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William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet, and the “Bard of Avon”.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Archive

Question 24

Who wrote ‘Indica’?

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Indica is the name of a short book about India written by Arrian, one of the main ancient historians of Alexander the Great. The book mainly tells the story of Alexander’s officer Nearchus’ voyage from India to the Persian Gulf after Alexander the Great’s conquest of the Indus Valley. However, much of the importance of the work comes from Arrian’s in depth asides describing the history, geography, and culture of the ancient Indian subcontinent. Arrian wrote his Indica in the Ionic dialect, taking Herodotus for his literary mode.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

Question 25

The Arthashastra was written by

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The Arthashastra was written by chanakya, which is an ancient Indian treatise on statecraft, economic policy and military strategy, written in Sanskrit. Apart from this he was a teacher and scholar at Takshashila, and guardian of Emperor Chandragupta Maurya.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Books & Authors

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