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As you want to get the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan PGT English previous year question papers so here is the information of the same for you: Some content of the file has been given here: 1 (95.6x 910.3) ÷ 92.56256 = 9? (A) 13.14 (B) 12.96 (C) 12.43 (D) 13.34 (E) None of these 2. (4 86%of 6500) ÷ 36 =? (A) 867.8 (B) 792.31 (C) 877.5 (D) 799.83 (E) None of these 3. (12.11)2 + (?)2 = 732.2921 (A)20.2 (B) 24.2 (C)23.1 (D) 19.2 (E) None of these 4.576÷ ? x114=8208 (A)8 (B)7 (C)6 (D)9 (E) None of these 5. (1024—263—233)÷(986—764— 156) =? (A)9 (B)6 (C)7 (D)8 (E) None of these 6. ?125÷5x ?=6265 (A)1253 (B) 1250 (C)1245 (D) 1550 (E) None of these 7.(42)2÷6.3 x 26 =? (A)7182 (B) 7269 (C)7260 (D) 7240 (E) None of these 8.384×12×2=? (A)9024 (B) 9216 (C)6676 (D) 6814 (E) None of these 9.6534÷40÷33=? (A)3.06 (B) 5.25 (C)4.82 (D) 6.12 (E) None of these 10. ?2704 x ?2209=? (A)1996 (B)2444 (C)2452 (D)1983 (E)None of these 11.2536+4851—?=3450+313 (A)3961 (B)4532 (C)3624 (D)4058 (E) None of these 12. (2560 x 1.4) +(7400 x 0.6) =? (A)7512 (B) 9746 (C)6523 (D) 8024 (E) None of these 13. 36%of 850+? %of 592 = 750 (A)73 (B)89 (C)82 (D)75 (E) None of these 14.64%of 2650+40% 0f 320=? (A)1824 (B) 1902 (C)1829 (D) 1964 (E) None of these 15. 486+32×25—59=? (A) 514 (B) 528 (C) 599 (D) 507 (E) None of these 16. 1827÷ 36 x ?=162.4 (A)4.4 (B)3.2 (C)2.1 (D) 3.7 (E) None of these 17. 1008÷36=? (A)28 (B) 32.5 (C)36 (D) 22.2 (E) None of these 18. 56.21 +2.36+5.41 —21.4+1.5=? (A)40.04 (B) 46.18 (C)44.08 (D) 43.12 (E) None of these 19. 65%of 320+?=686 (A) 480 (B) 452 (C)461 (D) 475 (E) None of these 20. 83250÷?=74×25 (A)50 (B) 45 (C)40 (D) 55 (E) None of these 21. ?7744=? (A)88 (B)62 (C)58 (D)78 (E)None of these 22.35%of ?=242 (A)729 (B)652 (C)693 (D)759 (E) None of these 23. 1256+4813+765=? (A)5642 (B) 5876 (C)6788 (D) 6878 (E) None of these 24. 22 x4+(?)2=(13)2 (A) 81 (C) 27 (B) 9 (D) 64 (E) None of these 25. 432+2170+35=? (A)494 (B) 475 (C)481 (D) 469 (E) None of these 26. Three numbers are in the ratio of 3: 4 :5 respectively. If the sum of the first and third numbers is more than the second number by 52, then which will be the largest number? (A) 65 (B) 52 (C) 79 (D) 63 (E) None of these 27. The compound interest on a certain amount for 2 years at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a. is Rs.312. What will be the simple interest on the same amount and at the same rate and same time? (A)Rs. 349.92 (B) Rs. 300 (C)Rs. 358.92 (D) Rs. 400 (E) None of these 28. The length of a rectangle exceeds its breadth by 7 ems. If the length is decreased by 4 cm. and the breadth is increased by 3 cms., then the area of the new rectangle will be the same as the area of the original rectangle. What will be the perimeter of the original rectangle? (A)45 cms. (B)40 cems. (C)50 cms. (D)55 cms. (E)None of these 29. The sum of the digits of a two digit number is 12. If the new number formed by reversing the digits is greater than the original number by 54, then what will be the original number? (A)28 (B) 48 (C)39 (D) 93 (E) None of these 30. In a fraction, twice the numerator is two more than the denominator. If 3 is added to the numerator and the denominator each, then the resultant fraction will be 2/3 .What was the original fraction ? (A)5/18 (B)6/13 (C)13/6 (D)7/12 (E) None of these 31. Fourfifth of a number is 10 more than twothird of the same number. What is the number? (A) 70 (B) 75 (C) 69 (D) 85 (E) None of these 32. A shopkeeper purchased 200 bulbs for Rs. 10 each. However, 5 bulbs were fused and had to be thrown away. The remaining were sold at Rs. 12 each. What will be the percentage profit? (A) 25 (B) 15 (C) 13 (D) 17 (E) None of these 33. What should come in the place of question mark (?) in the number series given below? 25, 34, 52,79, 115,? (A)160 (B) 140 (C)153 (D) 190 (E)None of these 34. What number should replace both the question marks (?) in the following question ? ?/144= 49 /? (A)95 (B) 76 (C)82 (D) 84 (E)None of these 35. The sum of three consecutive even numbers is 252. What is the sum of the smallest and the largest numbers? (A)158 (B) 148 (C)168 (D) 198 (E) None of these 36. Ajay spends 25% of his salary on house rent, 5% on food, 15% on travel, 10% on clothes and the remaining amount of Rs. 27,000 is saved. What is Ajay’s income? (A) Rs. 60,000 (B) Rs. 80,500 (C) Rs. 60,700 (D) Rs. 70,500 (E) None of these 37. In how many different ways, can the letters of the word ‘CRISIS’ be arranged ? (A) 150 (B) 240 (C) 120 (D) 200 (E) None of these 38. At each corner of a square park with side equal to 40 m, there is a flower bed in the form of a sector of radius 14 m. What is the area of the remaining part of the park? (A)984 Square m (B) 789 Square m (C) 1014 Square m (D) 1024 Square m (E) None of these 39. The length of a rectangular field is thrice its breadth. If the cost of cultivating the field at Rs. 367.20 per square meter is Rs. 27,540, then what is the perimeter of the rectangle? (A)47m (B) 39m (C)52m (D)40m (E) None of these 40. If the fractions8/5,7/2,9/5,5/4,4/5 are arranged in descending order of their values, which one will be fourth? (A)4/5 (B)5/4 (C)9/5 (D)8/5 (E) 7/2 41. The present ages of Chetna and Shikha are in the ratio of 5 :7 respectively. After 7 years, their ages will be in the ratio of 11:14 respectively. What is the difference between their ages? (A)9 years (B) 4 years (C)5 years (D) 7 years (E) None of these 42. If 13 men can complete a piece of work in 36 days, then in how many days will 18 men complete the same work? (A)16 days (B) 20 days (C)26 days (D) 30 days (E) None of these 43. If the area of a circle is 75.44 square cm then what is the circumference of the circle? (A)29.2 cm (B) 28.9 cm (C)30.8 cm (D) 40.2 cm (E) None of these 44. Girish started a business investing Rs. 45,000. After 3 months, Vijay joined him with a capital of Rs. 60,000. After another 6 months, Ankush joined them with a capital of Rs. 90,000. At the end of the year, they made a profit of Rs. 16,500. What is Girish’s share of profit ? (A) Rs. 5,500 (B) Rs. 6,000 (C) Rs. 6,600 (D) As. 5,900 (E) None of these 45. What is the average age of a family of five members, whose ages are 42, 49, 56, 63 and 35 years respectively? (A)60 years (B) 49 years (C)45 years (D) 58 years (E) None of these 46. A and B are two taps which can fill a tank individually in 10 minutes and 20 minutes respectively. However, there is a leakage at the bottom which can empty a filled tank in 40 minutes. If the tank is empty initially, how much time will both the taps take to fill the tank (leakage is still there) ? (A) 8 minutes (B) 7 minutes (C) 10 minutes (D)15 minutes (E) None of these 47. What is 50% of 40% of Rs. 3,450? (A) Rs. 690 (B) As. 520 (C) Rs. 517.5 (D) Rs. 499.2 (E) None of these 48. If an amount of Rs. 5,86,700 is distributed equally amongst 25 persons, then how much would each person get? (A) Rs. 2,54,876 (B) Rs. 2,34,68 (C) Rs. 3,74,20 (D) Rs. 1,95,62 (E) None of these 49. An urn contains 9 blue, 7 white and 4 black balls. If 2 balls are drawn at random, then what is the probability that only one ball is white? (A) 71/190 (B) 121/190 (C) 91/190 (D) 93/190 (E) None of these 50. If the price of 5 transistors and 2 pen stands is Rs. 810, then what will be the price of 7 transistors and 9 pen stands? (A) Rs. 1,320 (B) Rs. 1,500 (C) Rs.1,150 (D) Cannot be determined (E) None of these ANSWERS: 1  D 2  C 3  B 4  A 5  D 6  A 7  E 8  B 9  E 10  B 11  C 12  D 13  D 14  A 15  B 16  B 17  A 18  C 19  E 20  B 21  A 22  C 23  E 24  B 25  A 26  A 27  B 28  C 29  C 30  D 31  B 32  D 33  A 34  D 35  C 36  A 37  E 38  A 39  D 40  B 41  E 42  C 43  C 44  A 45  B 46  A 47  A 48  B 49  E 50  D 1. In a division sum, the divisor is 10 times the quotient and 5 times the remainder. If the remainder is 46, the dividend is: (1) 4236 (2) 4306 (3) 4336 (4) 5336 2. If 1.5 x= 0.04 y, then the value of (yx) (y+x) is: (1) 730/77 (2) 73/77 (3) 7.3/77 (4) 703/77 3. An employee may claim Rs. 7.00 for each km when he travels by taxi and Rs. 6.00 for each km if he drives his own car. If in one week he claimed Rs. 595 for traveling km. How many kms did he travel by taxi? (1) 55 (2) 65 (3) 62 (4) 70 4. The square root of 3 + “5 is : (1) “3 /2 + 1/”2 (2) “3 /2  1/”2 (3) “5 /2  1/”2 (4) “(5/2) + “(1/2) 5. The mean temperature of Monday to Wednesday was 370C and of Tuesday to Thursday was 340C, if the temperature on Thursday was 4/5th that of Monday, then what was the temperature on Thursday? (1) 36.50C (2) 360C (3) 35.50C (4) 340C 6. A certain number of two digits is three times the sum of its digits. If 45 be added to it, the digits are reversed. The number is: (1) 72 (2) 32 (3) 27 (4) 23 7. Three years ago the average age of A and B was 18 years. While C joining them now, the average becomes 22 years. How old (in years) is C now? (1) 24 (2) 27 (3) 28 (4) 30 8. If 2^(2x1) = 8^(3x), then the value of x is: (1) 1 (2) 2 (3) 2 (4) 3 9. A man’s basic pay for a 40 hours’ week is Rs. 200. Overtimes is paid at 25% above the basic rate. In a certain week, he worked overtime and his total was Rs. 300. He therefore, worked for a total of (in hours): (1) 52 (2) 56 (3) 58 (4) 62 10. On a Rs. 10, 000 payment order, a person has choice between 3 successive discounts of 10%, 10% and 30% and 3 successive discounts of 40%, 5% and 5%. By choosing the better one he can save (in Rupees): (1) 200 (2) 255 (3) 400 (4) 433 11. Rs. 600 are divided among A, B, C so that Rs. 40 more than 2/5 th of A’s share, Rs. 20 more that 2/7 th of B’s share and Rs. 10 more than 9/17 th of C’s may all be equal. What is A’s share (in Rupees)? (1) 150 (2) 170 (3) 200 (4) 280 12. A, B, C started a business with their investment in the ratio 1 : 3 : 5. After 4 months, A invested the same amount as before and B as well as C withdrew half of their investments. The ratio of their profits at the end of the year was: (1) 5 : 6 : 10 (2) 6 : 5 :10 (3) 10 : 5 : 6 (4) 4 : 3 : 5 13. If 9 men working 71/2 hours a day can finish a piece of work in 20 days, then how many days will be taken by 12 men, working 6 hours a day to finish the work? It is being given that 2 men of latter type work as much as 3 men of the former type? (1) 91/2 (2) 11 (3) 121/2 (4) 13 14. Three pipes A, B and C can fill a cistern in 6 hours. After working at it together for 2 hours, C is closed and A and B can fill the remaining part in 7 hours. The number of hours taken by C alone to fill the cistern is: (1) 12 (2) 14 (3) 16 (4) 18 15. A train B speeding with 120 kmph crosses another train C running in the same direction, in 2 minutes. If the lengths of the trains B and C be 100 m and 200 m respectively, what is the speed (in kmph) of the train C? (1) 111 (2) 123 (3) 127 (4) 129 16. River is running at 2 kmph. It took a man twice as long to row up as to row down the river. The rate (in km/hr) of the man in still water is: (1) 8 (2) 10 (3) 4 (4) 6 17. A merchant has 1000 kg of sugar, part of which he sells at 8% profit and the rest at 18% profit. He gains 14% on the whole. The quantity (in kg.) sold at 18% profit is: (1) 560 (2) 600 (3) 400 (4) 640 18. A sum of money becomes Rs. 13, 380 after 3 years and Rs. 20, 070 after 6 years on compound interest. The sum (in Rupees) is: (1) 8800 (2) 8890 (3) 8920 (4) 9040 19. A well with 14 m inside diameter is dug 10 m deep. Earth taken out of it, has been evenly spread all around it to a width of 21m to form an embankment. The height (in metres) of the embankment is: (1) 1/2 (2) 2/3 (3) 3/4 (4) 3/5 20. A rectangular carpet has an area of 120 sq metres and a perimeter of 46 metres. The length of its diagonal (in metres) is: (1) 11 (2) 13 (3) 15 (4) 17 ANSWERS 1. (4), 2. (2), 3. (1), 4. (4), 5. (2) 6. (3), 7. (1), 8. (3), 9. (2), 10. (2) 11. (1), 12. (1), 13. (3), 14. (2), 15. (1) 16. (4), 17. (2), 18. 3), 19. (2), 20. (4) Contact Details: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Road Number 71, Surajmal Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi India Map Location:
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As you want question papers for PGT (English) Exam of Navodaya Vidyalaya, so here I am giving following question paper: Navodaya Vidyalaya PGT (English) Exam Question Paper 1. Who wrote Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’ ? (A) T. S. Eliot (B) Sylvia Plath (C) Wallace Stevens (D) W. H. Auden (Ans : A) 2. The name of mathematician and philosopher who won the Nobel Prize for Literature is (A) Siv Winston Churchill (B) Bertrand Russel (C) V. S. Naipaul (D) W. B. Yeats (Ans : B) 3. The fictional era createdby Aldous Huxley in his epochmaking novelBrave New World (A) After Darwin (B) After Marx (C) After Ford (D) After Armageddon (Ans : C) 4. The theatre which Yeats launched in 1904 with his associate J. M. Synge (A) Drury Lane Theatre (B) Royal Court Theatre (C) The Rose (D) Abbey Theatre (Ans : D) 5. Newspeak is an artificial language–” designed to diminish the range of thought”. In which book can you read about it ? (A) 1984 (B) Brave New World (C) The Cancer Ward (D) Animal Farm (Ans : A) 6. Which of the following novels takes its title from a work by John Bunyan ? (A) Dombey and Son (B) Vanity Fair (C) Lord Jim (D) Jane Eyre (Ans : B) 7. The struggle for radical social reform in the 19th Century forms the background of (A) Cranford (B) A Tale of Two Cities (C) Felix Holt (D) Pride and Prejudice (Ans : C) 8. ‘In Memorium’ was written in memory of (A) Keats (B) Thomas Arnold (C) P. B. Shelley (D) A. H. Hallam (Ans : D) 9. Sissy Jupe is a character in (A) Hard Times (B) Middlemarch (C) Jude the Obscure (D) David Copperfield (Ans : A) 10. The writer who wrote a poem in memory of Yeats is (A) Eliot (B) Auden (C) C. Day Lewis (D) Edith Sitwell (Ans : B) 11. With which of the following political movements was G. B. Shaw associated (A) The Fourth International (B) The New Left (C) Fabian Society (D) Labour Party (Ans : C) 12. The character whose nickname is Rabbit (an ordinary middleclass man lost in the sterility of the modern world) is featured in the works of (A) Saul Bellow (B) Simclair Lewis (C) Huxley (D) Updike (Ans : D) 13. Sea of Poppies is written by (A) Amitav Ghosh (B) Vikram Seth (C) Arvind Adiga (D) Raja Rao (Ans : A) 14. ‘Anxiety of Influence’ –the term has been coined by (A) Lionel Trilling (B) Harold Bloom (C) Cleanth Brooks (D) Derrida (Ans : B) 15. Which of the following is a formalistic critic ? (A) Arnold (B) Northrop Frye (C) Empson (D) Ezra Pound (Ans : C) 16. Of the four seminal feminist texts, which one is written by a man? (A) A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (B) The Second Sex (C) A Room of One’s Own (D) An Essay an the Subjection of Women (Ans : D) 17. ‘Paradox’ and ‘Tension’ are critical terms promoted by (A) Tate and Brooks (B) Wordsworth and Coleridge (C) Pound and Eliot (D) Johnson and Pater (Ans : A) 18. According to Coleridge, what it is dissolves, diffuses, dissipates, in order to recreate and to unify (A) Fancy (B) Secondary imagination (C) Epiphany (D) Sensibility (Ans : B) 19. The Long Revolution (1961) is written by (A) David Daiches (B) Terry Eagleton (C) Raymond Williams (D) Jonathan Culler (Ans : C) 20. ‘Difference’ is a critical concept introduced by (A) Foucault (B) Lacan (C) Edward Said (D) Derrida (Ans : D) 21. Which device has been used in the lines “Success is counted sweetest/By those who never succeed” ? (A) Hyperbole (B) Ambiguity (C) Conceit (D) Paradox (Ans : D) 22. ‘Darkness visible’ and ‘Fearful joy’ are example of (A) Oxymoron (B) Antithesis (C) Anticlimax (D) Simile (Ans : A) 23. Who, of the following, is supposed to be the exponent of the theory of dhvani (suggestion) (A) Bharatamuni (B) Anandavardhana (C) Abhinavagupta (D) Kuntaka (Ans : B) 24. Which of the following is not a dramatic monologoue ? (A) Ulysses (Thennyson) (B) Fra Lippa Lippi (Browning) (C) On his Blindness (Milton) (D) The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock (Eliot) (Ans : C) 25. “The pen is mightier than the sword” this is an example of (A) pathetic fallacy (B) synecdoche (C) transferred epithet (D) metonymy (Ans : D) 26. Who, of the following, did coin the word’Yahoo’ ? (A) Swift (B) Twain (C) Wodehouse (D) Orewell (Ans : A) 27. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie was written by (A) Iris Murdoch (B) Muriel Spark (C) Virginia Woolf (D) G. B. Shaw (Ans : B) 28. Which of the following was the first novel in English written by an Indian writer? (A) Kanthapura (B) Untouchable (C) Rajmohan’s Wife (D) Murugan, The Tiller (Ans : C) 29. Which of the following is written by Sri Aurobindo ? (A) The Religion of Man (B) The Mark of Vishnu (C) Delhi : A Novel (D) The Future Poetry (Ans : D) 30. Which of the following is written by Raja Rao? (A) The Meaning of India (B) Two Lives (C) The Death of Vishnu (D) The English Teacher (Ans : A) 31. The 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded to (A) Chinua Achebe (B) Alice Munro (C) Margaret Atwood (D) Wole Soyinka (Ans : B) 32. Which of the following Indian writers was given the Sahitya Academy Award for English in 2013 ? (A) Allan Sealy (B) Vikram Seth (C) Ternsula Ao (D) Anjum Hasan (Ans : C) 33. The central character in Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children is (A) Padma (B) Dr. Narlikar (C) Shiva (D) Saleem Sinai (Ans : D) 34. The Gunny Sack is written by (A) M. G. Vassanji (B) Nadine Gordimer (C) Wole Soyinka (D) Alan Paton (Ans : A) 35. Which of the following novels is written by Margaret Atwood? (A) Cry, the Beloved Country (B) Foe (C) The Handmaid’s Tale (D) A Man of the People (Ans : C) 36. Which of the following novels is the sequel to Chinua Achebe’s first novelThings Fall Apart (1958) ? (A) Arrow of God (B) A Man of the People (C) Anthills of the Savannah (D) No Longer of Ease (Ans : D) 37. July’s People is a novel written by (A) Nadine Gordimer (B) Coetzee (C) Alan Paton (D) Wole Soyinka (Ans : A) 38. Who of the following writers, is credited with having coined the term, cyberspace’? (A) Bruce Sterling (B) Rudy Rucker (C) William Gibson (D) Neal Stephenson (Ans : C) 39. The Playboy of the Western’ World is a play by (A) Bertolt Bercht (B) G. B. Shaw (C) J. M. Synge (D) Inoesco (Ans : C) 40. The Time Machine is a novel written by (A) Erelyn Waugh (B) Aldous Huxley (C) George Orwell (D) H. G. Wells (Ans : D) 41. Roland Barthes is the author of one of the following texts (A) “The Death of Tragedy” (B) “The Death of the Author” (C) “The Death of Literature” (D) “The Death of a Hero” (Ans : B) 42. The Brothers Karamazov, the famous novel was written by (A) Leo Tolstoy (B) Chekhov (C) Dostoevsky (D) Pushkin (Ans : C) 43. The Waste Land, the famous poem by T. S. Eliot is divided into (A) Three parts (B) Four parts (C) Six parts (D) Five parts (Ans : B) 44. Who, of the following, said that ‘Milton belongs to the Devil’s party without knowing it’ ? (A) William Blake (B) William Empson (C) C. S. Lewis (D) Frank Kermode (Ans : A) 45. Strophe, antistrophe and epode form a three part structure in (A) a Greek ode (B) a Classic ode (C) a Medieval ode (D) a Petrarchan sonnet Ans : (B) 46. The WellWrought Urn is written by (A) Rene Wellek (B) Winsatt (C) Cleanth Brooks (D) Terry Eagleton (Ans : C) 47. The soul of tragedy, according to Aristotle is (A) Character (B) Thought (C) Spectacle (D) Plot (Ans : D) 48. The author of The Hungry Tide is (A) Amitav Ghosh (B) Vikram Seth (C) Shobha De (D) Upamanyu Chatterjee (Ans : A) 49. The woman character who is an artist by prfession in Virginia Woolf’s To The Lighthouse is (A) Mrs. Ramsay (B) Lily Briscoe (C) Mrs. Dalloway (D) Miriam (Ans : B) 50. The poet who described poetry as ‘inspired mathematics’ is (A) T. S. Eliot (B) G. M. Hopkins (C) Ezra Pound (D) Yeats (Ans : C) 51. The posthumously published novel of Jane Austen is (A) Sense and Sensibility (B) Mansfield Park (C) Emma (D) Northanger Abbey (Ans : D) 52. Carlyle’s Sartor Resartus means (A) The tailor retalaired (B) I know not where (C) Satan’s Story Retold (D) A set of elegant clothes (Ans : A) 53. The theatre of cruelty is associated with (A) Grotovsky (B) Antonin Artaud (C) Brecht (D) Ionesco (Ans : B) 54. Using the expression– ‘crown’ for the monarchy is an example of (A) Hyperbole (B) Personification (C) Metonymy (D) Synecdoche (Ans : C) 55. The concept of ‘arche writing’ is developed by (A) Foucault (B) Barthes (C) G. C. Spivak (D) Derrida (Ans : D) 56. Table Talk is a collection of essays by– (A) Hazlitt (B) Lamb (C) Hunt (D) Addison (Ans : A) 57. Dr. Johnson’s A Dictionary of the English Language was published in the year (A) 1757 (B) 1756 (C) 1755 (D) 1758 (Ans : C) 58. Willy Loman is a character in (A) A Doll’s House (B) The Cherry Orchard (C) Waiting for Godot (D) Death of a Salesman (Ans : D) 59. Which of the following plays was written by Samuel Beckett ? (A) Endgame (B) A Doll’s House (C) Volpone (D) Mother Courage and Her Children (Ans : A) 60. Who wrote “A tiger does not proclaim its tigertude” ? (A) Ngugi (B) Wole Soyinka (C) Achebe (D) Derek Walcott (Ans : B) 61. “Did He who made the Lamb made thee” –appears in the poem (A) “Chimney Sweeper” (B) “London” (C) “The Tyger” (D) “Introduction” (Ans : C) 62. In his “Foreword” to Kanthapura, Raja Rao describes Kanthapura as a (A) historical novel (B) political novel (C) work of magic realism (D) sthalapurana (legend of a place) (Ans : D) 63. Who among the following was not a member of the group, ‘The University wits’ ? (A) Ben Jonson (B) Thomas Nashe (C) Christopher Marlowe (D) George Peele (Ans : A) 64. The Great Gatsby is written by (A) Saul Bellow (B) F. Scott Fitzgerald (C) John Updike (D) D. H. Lawrence (Ans : B) 65. Who among the following has translated Beowulf ? (A) Thom Gunn (B) Edward Thomas (C) Seamus Heaney (D) Alan Lewis (Ans : C) 66. Which of the following feminist critics used the term–’Gyno criticism’ for the first time? (A) Kate Millet (B) Simone de Beauvoir (C) Mary Ellmann (D) Elaine Showalter (Ans : D) 67. ‘Anagnorisis’ is a term used by Aristotle in order to describe (A) the moment of discovery by the protagonist (B) the reversal of fortune (C) the happy resolution of the plot (D) the convergence of the main plot and the subplot (Ans : A) 68. ‘Only connect’ is the epigraph to a novel by (A) D. H. Lawrence (B) E. M. Forster (C) Virginia Woolf (D) Joseph Conrad (Ans : B) 69. Which of the following novels makes intertextual references to Jane Eyre? (A) No Telephone to Heaven (B) Crick Crack Monkey (C) Wide Sargasso Sea (D) Between Two Worlds (Ans : C) 70. J. M. Coetzee’s Foe is a postmodern retelling of (A) Ivanhoe (B) Evelina (C) The Moonstone (D) Robinson Crusoe (Ans : D) 71. The Apprentice is written by (A) Arun Joshi (B) G. Y. Desani (C) Bhabhani Bhattarcharya (D) Nayantara Sahgal (Ans : A) 72. Sheridan’s first play was (A) St. Patrick’s Day (B) The Rivals (C) A Trip to Scarborugh (D) School for Scandal (Ans : B) 73. The term “Campus novel” is associated with (A) Graham Greene (B) William Golding (C) Margaret Drabble (D) Kingsley Amis (Ans : D) 74. The line– “I am no Prince Hamlet nor was meant to be ……….” appears in T. S. Eliot’s. (A) “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” (B) “Four Quartets” (C) “Gerontion” (D) “The Waste Land” (Ans : A) 75. Bosola is a character in a play by (A) Ben Jonson (B) Webster (C) Marlowe (D) Thomas Mddleton (Ans : B) 76. The play–” A Dance of the Forests” is written by (A) Margaret Atwood (B) Nadine Gordimer (C) Wole Soyinka (D) Ngugi (Ans : C) 77. Who among the following popularized the expression– ‘The Two Cultures’ ? (A) T. S. Eliot (B) Matthew Arnold (C) Raymond Williams (D) C. P. Snow (Ans : D) 78. “Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive, but to be young was very heaven” –this occurs in a poem by (A) William Wordsworth (B) S. T. Coleridge (C) Byron (D) Shelley (Ans : A) 79. In The Waste Land, Eliot uses the expression– “il miglior fabbro” to refer to (A) W. B. Yeats (B) Ezra Pound (C) Sylvia Plath (D) W. H. Auden (Ans : B) 80. The term “a stream of consciousness” is derived from the writing of (A) Mary Sinclair (B) Dorothy Richardson (C) William James (D) James Joyce (Ans : C)
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