TNPSC Current Affairs Books and Authors Quiz 2019-2020 - 1

Question: 1

Who is the author of the novel ‘The Hungry Tide’?

(A) Amitav Ghosh

(B) Arundhati Roy

(C) Shashi Tharoor

(D) Ved Mehta

Ans: A

Amitav Ghosh

Question: 2

A China Passage Book was written by

(A) John Kenneth Gelbrith

(B) Jagmohan

(C) Anees Jung

(D) M.J. Akbar

Ans: A

John Kenneth Gelbrith

Question: 3

Manav Seva Award has been instituted in the memory of

(A) Acharya Vinoba Bhave

(B) Rajiv Gandhi

(C) Dr. Rajendra Prasad

(D) Indira Gandhi

Ans: B

Rajiv Gandhi

Question: 4

Who is the author of the book ‘Glass Palace’?

(A) Khushwant Singh 

(B) R.K. Narayan

(C) Amitabh Ghosh

(D) Amrita Pritam

Ans: C

Amitabh Ghosh

Question: 5

Which one of the following is the central theme of ‘The Communist Manifesto’ written by Marx and Engels?

(A) Tools of Production

(B) Theory of State

(C) Class struggle

(D) Abolition of State

Ans: C

Class struggle

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