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GK Questions: Books & Authors – Set 10

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  1. Prabhudha Bharat related to …………………..
    1.RN Tagore
    3.BK Nanda
    4.Raja Ram Mohan Roy
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Vivekanand
    Explanation :
    Prabuddha Bharata or Awakened India is an English-language monthly journal of the Ramakrishna Order, in publication since July 1896 by Swami Vivekanad. Prabuddha Bharata was founded in 1896 by P. Aiyasami, B. R. Rajam Iyer, G. G. Narasimhacharya, and B. V. Kamesvara Iyer, in Madras.

  2. Dadabhai Naoroji founded the monthly journal ………………
    1.The Indian Opinion
    2.The Barga-Dutta
    3.The Voice of India
    4.The Nation
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.The Voice of India
    Explanation :
    To secure justice for India, Dadabhai brought out the monthly, The Voice of India. He was a key factor behind the introduction of the Ilbert or Criminal Jurisdiction Bill that allowed courts in India to try Europeans under Indian judges.

  3. The Hindoo Patriot was an English weekly published from Kolkata.It was edited by
    1.Ghulam Hussain
    2.KM Pannikar
    3.MA Azad
    4.Harish Chandra Mukherjee
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Harish Chandra Mukherjee
    Explanation :
    The Hindoo Patriot was an English weekly published from Kolkata in the later half of the nineteenth century. The Hindoo Patriot was a nationalist publication known for its active role in exposing the oppression of indigo planters in Bengal.

  4. Who was the founder of Bombay Times ?
    1.Robert Knight
    2.SA Dange
    3.RC Dutt
    4.PC Rai
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Robert Knight
    Explanation :
    The Bombay Times is a free supplement of The Times of India, in the Mumbai (formerly Bombay) region.It was founded by Robert Knight.

  5. Dr.Ambedkar started the newspaper ………….to give voice to untouchables in the society and share their problems.
    3.Mook Nayak
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Mook Nayak
    Explanation :
    Dr. Ambedkar started the newspaper MookNayak, or the Mute Hero, to give voice to untouchables in the society and share their problems.

  6. Anand Math Anandamath is a Bengali novel, written by ……………….
    1.RP Dutt
    2.KK Mitra
    3.Dayanand Saraswati
    4.BC Chatterjee
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.BC Chatterjee
    Explanation :
    Anandamath is a Bengali novel, written by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay and published in 1882. Set in the background of the Sannyasi Rebellion in the late 18th century

  7. Bombay Chronicle was an English-language newspaper published by ………………….
    1.KM Panikkar
    2.Thomas Bennett
    3.Pherozshah Mehta
    4.Robert Knight
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Pherozshah Mehta
    Explanation :
    Bombay Chronicle was an English-language newspaper, published from Mumbai (then Bombay), started in 1910 by Sir Pherozeshah Mehta

  8. Aurobindo Gosh related to which of the following ?
    1.East India
    2.New lamp for Old
    3.Rast Goftar
    4.Winter India
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.New lamp for Old
    Explanation :
    ‘New Lamps for Old’ was series of articles (1893-94) that criticized the Congress for being out of touch with the ‘proletariat’ by Aurobindo Ghose

  9. Mirat-Ul-Akbar was a Persian language journal founded and edited by ……………….
    1.Raja Ram Mohan Roy
    2.Muzaffar Ahmed
    3.Mukundrao Patil
    4.Maulana Mohammad Ali
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Raja Ram Mohan Roy
    Explanation :
    Mirat-ul-Akbar was a Persian language journal founded and edited by Raja Rammohan Roy. The newspaper was first published on 12 April 1822

  10. MK Gandi was a editor of which of the following ?
    1.Kavivachan Sudha
    2.Young India & Harijan
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Young India
    Explanation :
    Young India was a weekshed – a weekly paper or journal – in English published by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi from 1919 to 1932. Gandhi wrote various quotations in this journal that inspired many. He used Young India to spread his unique ideology and thoughts regarding the use of nonviolence in organising movements