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Who among the following is a Bengali poet and has won Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913?
(A) Mahasweta Devi
(B) Rabindranath Tagore
(C) Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
(D) Sunil Gangopadhyay

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Identify the author who uttered the following sentence :
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) Berton Braley
(D) Jean Jacques Rousseau

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Match the poems A with the poets B.

A poems B poets
(a) Nine Gold Medals 1. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(b) Prayer of a sportsman 2. Rabindranath Tagore
(c) Where the mind is without fear 3. Berton Braley
(d) Out in the fields with God 4. David Roth

   (a) (b) (c) (d)
(A)  4   3    2   1
(B)  1    2    4  3
(C)  3   4    1   2
(D)  2   1    3  4

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“Where words come out from the depth of truth
Where tirecess striving stretches its arms towards perfection”
In which poem do these lines occur?
(A) No men are foreign
(B) Where the mind is without fear
(C) The cry of the children
(D) Going for water

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Who said the following line?
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Rousseau
(C) Subash Chandra Bose
(D) Abraham Lincoln

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Match the following :

Poem Poets
(a) Punishment in Kindergarten 1. David Roth
(b) Nine Gold Medals 2. Rabindranath Tagore
(c) Where the Mind is Without Fear 3. Stephen Vincent Benet
(d) Flying Wonder 4.Kamala Das

(a)(b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 1 3 2
(B) 1 4 2 3
(C) 4 1 2 3
(D) 1 2 4 3

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Find out from which poem the following line is taken?
“Where tireless striving stretches its arms towards perfection”.
(A) Prayer of a sporta man
(B) Nine gold medals
(C) Out in the fields with God
(D) Where the mind is without fear

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Identify the personality who Uttered the following:
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Gopala Krishna Gokhale
(B) Abdul Kalam
(C) Jean Jacques Rousseau
(D) Rabindranath Tagore

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Match the poems with poets:

Column A Column B
(a) The Apology 1. Audrey Heller
(b) Hopes and Dreams 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson
(c) Prayer of a sportsman 3. Kamala Surayya
(d) My Grandmother’s 4. Berton

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 4 3 2 1
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 3 4 1 2

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Match the poems with poets :

Column A Column B
(a) A Psalm of life 1. Rabindranath Tagore
(b) The Solitary Reaper 2. D.H. Lawrence
(c) Piano 3. H. W. Longfellow
(d) Where the mind is without fear 4. William Wordsworth

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 3 4 2 1
(C) 3 2 1 4
(D) 4 3 2 1

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Match the names of the poets given in Column A with Column B where the names of the nations given.

Column A Column B
(a) H. W. Long fellow 1. Britain
(b) Annie Louisa Walker 2. India
(c) Leslie Norris 3. America
(d) Rabindranath Tagore 4. Welsh

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 3 1 4 2
(B) 4 3 1 2
(C) 2 4 3 1
(D) 1 3 4 2

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Read the poetic line and select answer for the question from the options given below:
‘And not like a Craven, I Pray’
The word ‘Craven’ means——-.
(A) Selfish
(B) Brave
(C) Coward
(D) Shy

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Read the poetic lines and select and answer the question from options given below :
Let me say : There they ride on whom laurel’s bestowed.
Since they played the game better than I.
On whom are the laurels bestowed?
(A) to participants
(B) to luck people
(C) to winners
(D) to players

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“I give the game my all. But it doesn’t upset my mental balance, self-respect and confidence in myself, if I lose I learn from it”.
The ‘game’ in the above lines refers to——-
(A) cricket
(B) football
(C) chess
(D) volley ball

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“Let me take off my hat to. the warriors who strode
To victory splendid and high,
Yea, teach me to stand by the side of the road
And cheer as the winners go by”.
This is the prayer of a——
(A) Layman
(B) Batman
(C) Captain
(D) Sportsman

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Select the correct answer to fill the blank from the options given below:
The mother tongue of Rabindranath Tagore is …….
(A) Oriya
(B) Tamil
(C) Bengali
(D) Hindi

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What does the poet wish for his country in the following lines?
“Where the world has not been broken up into fragments/By narrow domestic walls”
(A) fearlessness and dignity
(B) freedom from domestic violence
(C) equality and harmony
(D) parochial attitude