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Hello Aspirants. Welcome to Online General Knowledge section in Affairs cloud, which is important for all the competitive exams. We have created Some questions related to Basic Gk(Books & Authors) !!!

  1. The book titled ‘The White Tiger’ is written by ………………….
    2.Anoothi Vishal
    3.Aravind Adiga
    4.Ullekh NP
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3. Aravind Adiga
    Explanation :
    The White Tiger is the debut novel by Indian author Aravind Adiga. It was first published in 2008 and won the 40th Man Booker Prize in the same year

  2. Jaffrey Archer is an author of which of the following book ?
    2.New Legal Thriller
    3.Very Good Lives
    4.Mightier Then The Sword
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Mightier Then The Sword
    Explanation :
    Mightier than the Sword is the fifth novel in Jeffrey Archer’s Clifton Chronicles. It was published on February 24, 2015

  3. ‘The Girl On The Train’ is written by whom ?
    1.Paula Hawkins
    2.Kunal Purandare
    3.John Grisham
    4.Sarah Gerad
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Paula Hawkins
    Explanation :
    The Girl on the Train is a psychological thriller novel by British author Paula Hawkins. The novel debuted at No. 1 on The New York Times Fiction Best Sellers of 2015 list dated February 1, 2015

  4. Who written the ‘MSD:Dhoni’s Biography’ ?
    2.Biswadeep Gosh
    3.Ajai Mansingh
    4.Muhammad Ali Khan
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Biswadeep Gosh
    Explanation :
    MSD:Dhoni’s biography penned by veteran journalist Biswadeep Ghoshtitled “MSD, The Man.

  5. The book title ‘Forge Your Future’ authored by ………………
    2.Kamta Prasad
    3.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
    4.Soumya Bhattacharya
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
    Explanation :
    The book title ‘Forge Your Future’ authored by the former President of India A.P.J.Abdul Kalam

  6. Which book is written by S.Hussain Zaid ?
    1.My Name is Abu Salem
    2.Born Again On the Mountain
    3.Why I assassinated Gandhi
    4.The Small Wild Goose Pagoda
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.My Name is Abu Salem
    Explanation :
    Mumbai has produced many dons—but perhaps none so colourful as Abu Salem. The flamboyant ex-aide of Dawood Ibrahim is best known for his involvement in the Mumbai blasts of 1993 and for the murder of music composer Gulshan Kumar.

  7. ‘2014: The Election that changed India’ is written by whom ?
    1.Kamta Prasad
    2.Rajdeep Sardesai
    3.Sandeep Unnithan
    4.Pranab Mukherjee
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Rajdeep Sardesai
    Explanation :
    2014: The Election that Changed India is a 2015 book by Rajdeep Sardesai, a writer and journalist In his book, Rajdeep Sardesai tells the story of the Indian general election, 2014. It was released on 1 November 2014.

  8. Thomas Piketty written the which of the following book ?
    1.Capital In The Twenty First Century
    2.The End Of Power
    3.The Innovators
    4.Things That Matter
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Capital In The Twenty First Century
    Explanation :
    Capital in the Twenty-First Century is a 2013 book by French economist Thomas Piketty. It focuses on wealth and income inequality in Europe and the United States since the 18th century

  9. ‘The Golden Gate’ is written by …………………………….
    1.Shashi Tharoor
    2.Jhumpa Lahiri
    3.Vikram Seth
    4.Kiran Desai
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Vikram Seth
    Explanation :
    The Golden Gate is the first novel by poet and novelist Vikram Seth. The work is a novel in verse composed of 590 Onegin stanzas.

  10. NR Narayan Murthy written the …………………………………
    1.A Better India A Better World
    2.Defence Without Drift
    3.An Unknown Indian
    4.My Country My Life
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.A Better India A Better World
    Explanation :
    A Better India A Better World is written NR Narayan Murthy, Founder of Infosys