CBSE Important Questions: Chapter 8 - Novels, Society and History, Class 10 Social Science (History) Class 10 Notes | EduRev

Class 10 : CBSE Important Questions: Chapter 8 - Novels, Society and History, Class 10 Social Science (History) Class 10 Notes | EduRev

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M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
1 	 / 	 6
C B S E 	 C L A S S - X 	 S o c i a l 	 S c i e n c e
I m p o r t a n t 	 Q u e s t i o n s
H i s t o r y 	 C h a p t e r - 8
N o v e l s , 	 S o c i e t y 	 a n d 	 H i s t o r y
1 	 m a r k s 	 Q u e s t i o n s
1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a n 	 ‘ E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l ’ ?
( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
( b ) 	 N o v e l 	 b a s e d 	 o n 	 a 	 b i o g r a p h i c a l 	 a c c o u n t
( c ) 	 N o v e l s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 p o e t i c 	 v e r s e
( d ) 	 N o n e 	 o f 	 t h e s e .
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
2 . 	 I t 	 i s 	 t r u t h 	 u n i v e r s a l l y 	 a c k n o w l e d g e d 	 t h a t 	 a 	 s i n g l e 	 m a n 	 i n 	 p o s s e s s i o n 	 o f 	 a 	 g o o d 	 f o r t u n e
m u s t 	 b e 	 i n 	 w a n t 	 o f 	 a 	 w i f e . 	 T h e 	 a b o v e 	 l i n e s 	 h a v e 	 b e e n 	 i l l u s t r a t e d 	 f r o m 	 t h e 	 n o v e l -
( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
( b ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
( c ) 	 P a m e l a
( d ) 	 T r e a s u r e 	 I s l a n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
3 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 ‘ H a r d 	 T i m e s ’ ?
( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
( b ) 	 W a l t e r 	 S c o t t
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
( d ) 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
4 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 “ K i s s a 	 G o i ” 	 m e a n s —
( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
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M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
1 	 / 	 6
C B S E 	 C L A S S - X 	 S o c i a l 	 S c i e n c e
I m p o r t a n t 	 Q u e s t i o n s
H i s t o r y 	 C h a p t e r - 8
N o v e l s , 	 S o c i e t y 	 a n d 	 H i s t o r y
1 	 m a r k s 	 Q u e s t i o n s
1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a n 	 ‘ E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l ’ ?
( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
( b ) 	 N o v e l 	 b a s e d 	 o n 	 a 	 b i o g r a p h i c a l 	 a c c o u n t
( c ) 	 N o v e l s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 p o e t i c 	 v e r s e
( d ) 	 N o n e 	 o f 	 t h e s e .
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
2 . 	 I t 	 i s 	 t r u t h 	 u n i v e r s a l l y 	 a c k n o w l e d g e d 	 t h a t 	 a 	 s i n g l e 	 m a n 	 i n 	 p o s s e s s i o n 	 o f 	 a 	 g o o d 	 f o r t u n e
m u s t 	 b e 	 i n 	 w a n t 	 o f 	 a 	 w i f e . 	 T h e 	 a b o v e 	 l i n e s 	 h a v e 	 b e e n 	 i l l u s t r a t e d 	 f r o m 	 t h e 	 n o v e l -
( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
( b ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
( c ) 	 P a m e l a
( d ) 	 T r e a s u r e 	 I s l a n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
3 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 ‘ H a r d 	 T i m e s ’ ?
( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
( b ) 	 W a l t e r 	 S c o t t
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
( d ) 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
4 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 “ K i s s a 	 G o i ” 	 m e a n s —
( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
2 	 / 	 6
( b ) 	 M o r a l i z i n g
( c ) 	 S l a v e 	 T r a d e
( d ) 	 V a g a b o n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
5 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 t o 	 b e 	 s e r i a l i z e d 	 w a s —
( a ) 	 H a r d 	 T i m e s
( b ) 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t
( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
( d ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
6 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 I n d i a n 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n —
( a ) 	 M a l a y a l a m
( b ) 	 B h o j p u r i
( c ) 	 P u n j a b i
( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
A n s 	 ( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
7 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m 	 i s 	 –
( a ) 	 S e v a s a d a n
( b ) 	 P a r i k s h a 	 G u r u
( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
( d ) 	 R a j e s e k h a r a
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
8 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 a u t h o r 	 o f 	 ‘ P a m e l a ’ ?
( a ) 	 L e o 	 T o l s t o y
( b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
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M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
1 	 / 	 6
C B S E 	 C L A S S - X 	 S o c i a l 	 S c i e n c e
I m p o r t a n t 	 Q u e s t i o n s
H i s t o r y 	 C h a p t e r - 8
N o v e l s , 	 S o c i e t y 	 a n d 	 H i s t o r y
1 	 m a r k s 	 Q u e s t i o n s
1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a n 	 ‘ E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l ’ ?
( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
( b ) 	 N o v e l 	 b a s e d 	 o n 	 a 	 b i o g r a p h i c a l 	 a c c o u n t
( c ) 	 N o v e l s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 p o e t i c 	 v e r s e
( d ) 	 N o n e 	 o f 	 t h e s e .
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
2 . 	 I t 	 i s 	 t r u t h 	 u n i v e r s a l l y 	 a c k n o w l e d g e d 	 t h a t 	 a 	 s i n g l e 	 m a n 	 i n 	 p o s s e s s i o n 	 o f 	 a 	 g o o d 	 f o r t u n e
m u s t 	 b e 	 i n 	 w a n t 	 o f 	 a 	 w i f e . 	 T h e 	 a b o v e 	 l i n e s 	 h a v e 	 b e e n 	 i l l u s t r a t e d 	 f r o m 	 t h e 	 n o v e l -
( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
( b ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
( c ) 	 P a m e l a
( d ) 	 T r e a s u r e 	 I s l a n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
3 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 ‘ H a r d 	 T i m e s ’ ?
( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
( b ) 	 W a l t e r 	 S c o t t
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
( d ) 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
4 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 “ K i s s a 	 G o i ” 	 m e a n s —
( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
2 	 / 	 6
( b ) 	 M o r a l i z i n g
( c ) 	 S l a v e 	 T r a d e
( d ) 	 V a g a b o n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
5 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 t o 	 b e 	 s e r i a l i z e d 	 w a s —
( a ) 	 H a r d 	 T i m e s
( b ) 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t
( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
( d ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
6 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 I n d i a n 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n —
( a ) 	 M a l a y a l a m
( b ) 	 B h o j p u r i
( c ) 	 P u n j a b i
( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
A n s 	 ( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
7 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m 	 i s 	 –
( a ) 	 S e v a s a d a n
( b ) 	 P a r i k s h a 	 G u r u
( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
( d ) 	 R a j e s e k h a r a
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
8 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 a u t h o r 	 o f 	 ‘ P a m e l a ’ ?
( a ) 	 L e o 	 T o l s t o y
( b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
3 	 / 	 6
( d ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
A n s 	 b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
9 . 	 I n 	 w h i c h 	 y e a r 	 w a s 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a ’ s 	 ‘ G e r m i n a l ’ 	 p u b l i s h e d ?
( a ) 	 1 5 8 4
( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
( c ) 	 1 8 8 6
( d ) 	 1 8 7 4
A n s 	 ( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
1 0 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 f a m o u s 	 n o v e l 	 ‘ J u n g l e 	 B o o k ’ ?
( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
( b ) 	 R . 	 L . 	 S t e v e n s o n
( c ) 	 H u n t 	 J a c k s o n
( d ) 	 J a n e 	 A u s t e n
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
1 1 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m ?
A n s . 	 I n d u l e k h a
1 2 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 H i n d i .
A n s . 	 P a r i k s h 	 G u r u
1 3 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 B a n k i m 	 C h a n d r a 	 C h a t t o p a d h y a y a ?
A n s . 	 D u r g e s h 	 N a n d i n i
1 4 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 C h a n d a r a k a n t a ?
A n s . 	 D e v a k i 	 N a n d a n 	 K h a t r i
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M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
1 	 / 	 6
C B S E 	 C L A S S - X 	 S o c i a l 	 S c i e n c e
I m p o r t a n t 	 Q u e s t i o n s
H i s t o r y 	 C h a p t e r - 8
N o v e l s , 	 S o c i e t y 	 a n d 	 H i s t o r y
1 	 m a r k s 	 Q u e s t i o n s
1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a n 	 ‘ E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l ’ ?
( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
( b ) 	 N o v e l 	 b a s e d 	 o n 	 a 	 b i o g r a p h i c a l 	 a c c o u n t
( c ) 	 N o v e l s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 p o e t i c 	 v e r s e
( d ) 	 N o n e 	 o f 	 t h e s e .
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
2 . 	 I t 	 i s 	 t r u t h 	 u n i v e r s a l l y 	 a c k n o w l e d g e d 	 t h a t 	 a 	 s i n g l e 	 m a n 	 i n 	 p o s s e s s i o n 	 o f 	 a 	 g o o d 	 f o r t u n e
m u s t 	 b e 	 i n 	 w a n t 	 o f 	 a 	 w i f e . 	 T h e 	 a b o v e 	 l i n e s 	 h a v e 	 b e e n 	 i l l u s t r a t e d 	 f r o m 	 t h e 	 n o v e l -
( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
( b ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
( c ) 	 P a m e l a
( d ) 	 T r e a s u r e 	 I s l a n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
3 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 ‘ H a r d 	 T i m e s ’ ?
( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
( b ) 	 W a l t e r 	 S c o t t
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
( d ) 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
4 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 “ K i s s a 	 G o i ” 	 m e a n s —
( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
2 	 / 	 6
( b ) 	 M o r a l i z i n g
( c ) 	 S l a v e 	 T r a d e
( d ) 	 V a g a b o n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
5 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 t o 	 b e 	 s e r i a l i z e d 	 w a s —
( a ) 	 H a r d 	 T i m e s
( b ) 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t
( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
( d ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
6 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 I n d i a n 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n —
( a ) 	 M a l a y a l a m
( b ) 	 B h o j p u r i
( c ) 	 P u n j a b i
( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
A n s 	 ( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
7 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m 	 i s 	 –
( a ) 	 S e v a s a d a n
( b ) 	 P a r i k s h a 	 G u r u
( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
( d ) 	 R a j e s e k h a r a
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
8 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 a u t h o r 	 o f 	 ‘ P a m e l a ’ ?
( a ) 	 L e o 	 T o l s t o y
( b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
3 	 / 	 6
( d ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
A n s 	 b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
9 . 	 I n 	 w h i c h 	 y e a r 	 w a s 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a ’ s 	 ‘ G e r m i n a l ’ 	 p u b l i s h e d ?
( a ) 	 1 5 8 4
( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
( c ) 	 1 8 8 6
( d ) 	 1 8 7 4
A n s 	 ( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
1 0 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 f a m o u s 	 n o v e l 	 ‘ J u n g l e 	 B o o k ’ ?
( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
( b ) 	 R . 	 L . 	 S t e v e n s o n
( c ) 	 H u n t 	 J a c k s o n
( d ) 	 J a n e 	 A u s t e n
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
1 1 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m ?
A n s . 	 I n d u l e k h a
1 2 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 H i n d i .
A n s . 	 P a r i k s h 	 G u r u
1 3 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 B a n k i m 	 C h a n d r a 	 C h a t t o p a d h y a y a ?
A n s . 	 D u r g e s h 	 N a n d i n i
1 4 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 C h a n d a r a k a n t a ?
A n s . 	 D e v a k i 	 N a n d a n 	 K h a t r i
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
4 	 / 	 6
1 5 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 w r i t e r 	 o f 	 ‘ S a r a s w a t i v i j a y a m ’ ?
A n s . 	 P o t h e r i 	 K u n j a m b u
1 6 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 n o e l 	 w h i c h 	 i s 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 A d v a i t a 	 M u l l a 	 B u r m a n .
A n s . 	 T i t a s h 	 E k t i 	 n a d i r 	 N a a m
1 7 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a 	 n o v e l ?
A n s . 	 A 	 n o v e l 	 i s 	 m o d e r n 	 f o r m 	 o f 	 l i t e r a t u r e 	 w h i c h 	 c o n t a i n s 	 a 	 s t o r y .
1 8 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 G a d a n ?
A n s . 	 M u n s h i 	 P r e m c h a n d
1 9 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 t h e 	 s u b j e c t 	 m a t t e r 	 o f 	 P r e m c h a n d ’ s 	 n o v e l 	 S e v a s a d a n ?
A n s . 	 I t 	 d e a l s 	 w i t h 	 t h e 	 p o o r 	 c o n d i t i o n 	 o f 	 w o m e n 	 i n 	 I n d i a n 	 s o c i e t y .
2 0 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 f a m o u s 	 n o v e l 	 o f 	 J a n e 	 A u s t e n .
A n s . 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r j u d i c e
2 1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 d e p i c t e d 	 i n 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t ?
A n s . 	 I t 	 i s 	 a 	 s t o r y 	 o f 	 a 	 p o o r 	 o r p h a n 	 w h o 	 l i v e d 	 i n 	 t h e 	 w o r l d 	 o f 	 p e t t y 	 c r i m i n a l s 	 a n d 	 b e g g a r s .
L a t e r 	 h e 	 w a s 	 a d o p t e d 	 b y 	 a 	 w e a l t h y 	 p e r s o n .
2 2 . 	 W h i c h 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 h i s t o r i c a l 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 B e n g a l ?
A n s . 	 A n g u r i y a 	 B i n i m o y
2 3 . 	 W h a t 	 d o 	 y o u 	 k n o w 	 a b o u t 	 A n a n d a m a t h ?
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M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
1 	 / 	 6
C B S E 	 C L A S S - X 	 S o c i a l 	 S c i e n c e
I m p o r t a n t 	 Q u e s t i o n s
H i s t o r y 	 C h a p t e r - 8
N o v e l s , 	 S o c i e t y 	 a n d 	 H i s t o r y
1 	 m a r k s 	 Q u e s t i o n s
1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a n 	 ‘ E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l ’ ?
( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
( b ) 	 N o v e l 	 b a s e d 	 o n 	 a 	 b i o g r a p h i c a l 	 a c c o u n t
( c ) 	 N o v e l s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 p o e t i c 	 v e r s e
( d ) 	 N o n e 	 o f 	 t h e s e .
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 N o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 t h e 	 s e r i o u s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s .
2 . 	 I t 	 i s 	 t r u t h 	 u n i v e r s a l l y 	 a c k n o w l e d g e d 	 t h a t 	 a 	 s i n g l e 	 m a n 	 i n 	 p o s s e s s i o n 	 o f 	 a 	 g o o d 	 f o r t u n e
m u s t 	 b e 	 i n 	 w a n t 	 o f 	 a 	 w i f e . 	 T h e 	 a b o v e 	 l i n e s 	 h a v e 	 b e e n 	 i l l u s t r a t e d 	 f r o m 	 t h e 	 n o v e l -
( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
( b ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
( c ) 	 P a m e l a
( d ) 	 T r e a s u r e 	 I s l a n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r e j u d i c e
3 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 ‘ H a r d 	 T i m e s ’ ?
( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
( b ) 	 W a l t e r 	 S c o t t
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
( d ) 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
4 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 “ K i s s a 	 G o i ” 	 m e a n s —
( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
2 	 / 	 6
( b ) 	 M o r a l i z i n g
( c ) 	 S l a v e 	 T r a d e
( d ) 	 V a g a b o n d
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y 	 t e l l i n g
5 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 t o 	 b e 	 s e r i a l i z e d 	 w a s —
( a ) 	 H a r d 	 T i m e s
( b ) 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t
( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
( d ) 	 M a y o r 	 o f 	 c a s t e r 	 b r i d g e
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 P i c k w i c k 	 p a p e r s
6 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 I n d i a n 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n —
( a ) 	 M a l a y a l a m
( b ) 	 B h o j p u r i
( c ) 	 P u n j a b i
( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
A n s 	 ( d ) 	 M a r a t h i
7 . 	 T h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m 	 i s 	 –
( a ) 	 S e v a s a d a n
( b ) 	 P a r i k s h a 	 G u r u
( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
( d ) 	 R a j e s e k h a r a
A n s 	 ( c ) 	 I n d u l e k h a
8 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 a u t h o r 	 o f 	 ‘ P a m e l a ’ ?
( a ) 	 L e o 	 T o l s t o y
( b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
( c ) 	 T h o m a s 	 H a r d y
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
3 	 / 	 6
( d ) 	 C h a r l e s 	 D i c k e n s
A n s 	 b ) 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n
9 . 	 I n 	 w h i c h 	 y e a r 	 w a s 	 E m i l e 	 Z o l a ’ s 	 ‘ G e r m i n a l ’ 	 p u b l i s h e d ?
( a ) 	 1 5 8 4
( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
( c ) 	 1 8 8 6
( d ) 	 1 8 7 4
A n s 	 ( b ) 	 1 8 8 5
1 0 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 f a m o u s 	 n o v e l 	 ‘ J u n g l e 	 B o o k ’ ?
( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
( b ) 	 R . 	 L . 	 S t e v e n s o n
( c ) 	 H u n t 	 J a c k s o n
( d ) 	 J a n e 	 A u s t e n
A n s 	 ( a ) 	 R u d y a r d 	 K i p l i n g
1 1 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 m o d e r n 	 n o v e l 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m ?
A n s . 	 I n d u l e k h a
1 2 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 H i n d i .
A n s . 	 P a r i k s h 	 G u r u
1 3 . 	 W h i c h 	 n o v e l 	 w a s 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 B a n k i m 	 C h a n d r a 	 C h a t t o p a d h y a y a ?
A n s . 	 D u r g e s h 	 N a n d i n i
1 4 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 C h a n d a r a k a n t a ?
A n s . 	 D e v a k i 	 N a n d a n 	 K h a t r i
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
4 	 / 	 6
1 5 . 	 W h o 	 i s 	 t h e 	 w r i t e r 	 o f 	 ‘ S a r a s w a t i v i j a y a m ’ ?
A n s . 	 P o t h e r i 	 K u n j a m b u
1 6 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 n o e l 	 w h i c h 	 i s 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 A d v a i t a 	 M u l l a 	 B u r m a n .
A n s . 	 T i t a s h 	 E k t i 	 n a d i r 	 N a a m
1 7 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 a 	 n o v e l ?
A n s . 	 A 	 n o v e l 	 i s 	 m o d e r n 	 f o r m 	 o f 	 l i t e r a t u r e 	 w h i c h 	 c o n t a i n s 	 a 	 s t o r y .
1 8 . 	 W h o 	 w r o t e 	 G a d a n ?
A n s . 	 M u n s h i 	 P r e m c h a n d
1 9 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 t h e 	 s u b j e c t 	 m a t t e r 	 o f 	 P r e m c h a n d ’ s 	 n o v e l 	 S e v a s a d a n ?
A n s . 	 I t 	 d e a l s 	 w i t h 	 t h e 	 p o o r 	 c o n d i t i o n 	 o f 	 w o m e n 	 i n 	 I n d i a n 	 s o c i e t y .
2 0 . 	 N a m e 	 t h e 	 f a m o u s 	 n o v e l 	 o f 	 J a n e 	 A u s t e n .
A n s . 	 P r i d e 	 a n d 	 P r j u d i c e
2 1 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 d e p i c t e d 	 i n 	 O l i v e r 	 T w i s t ?
A n s . 	 I t 	 i s 	 a 	 s t o r y 	 o f 	 a 	 p o o r 	 o r p h a n 	 w h o 	 l i v e d 	 i n 	 t h e 	 w o r l d 	 o f 	 p e t t y 	 c r i m i n a l s 	 a n d 	 b e g g a r s .
L a t e r 	 h e 	 w a s 	 a d o p t e d 	 b y 	 a 	 w e a l t h y 	 p e r s o n .
2 2 . 	 W h i c h 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 f i r s t 	 h i s t o r i c a l 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 i n 	 B e n g a l ?
A n s . 	 A n g u r i y a 	 B i n i m o y
2 3 . 	 W h a t 	 d o 	 y o u 	 k n o w 	 a b o u t 	 A n a n d a m a t h ?
M a t e r i a l 	 d o w n l o a d e d 	 f r o m 	 m y C B S E g u i d e . c o m .
5 	 / 	 6
A n s . A n a n d a m a t h 	 i s 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 B a n k i m c h a n d r a . 	 T h i s 	 n o v e l 	 i s 	 a b o u t 	 H i n d u 	 m i l i t i a
t h a t 	 f i g h t s 	 M u s l i m s 	 t o 	 e s t a b l i s h 	 a 	 H i n d u 	 K i n g d o m .
2 4 . 	 W h a t 	 w a s 	 a n 	 E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l
A n s . T h e 	 E p i s t o l a r y 	 n o v e l s 	 u s e d 	 t h e 	 p r i v a t e 	 a n d 	 p e r s o n a l 	 f o r m s 	 o f 	 l e t t e r s 	 t o 	 t e l l 	 a 	 s t o r y .
2 5 . 	 G i v e 	 o n e 	 e x a m p l e 	 o f 	 E p i s t o l a r y 	 N o v e l ?
A n s . 	 ‘ P a m e l a ’ 	 o f 	 S a m u e l 	 R i c h a r d s o n .
2 6 . 	 W h o 	 w a s 	 t h e 	 w r i t e r 	 o f 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 ‘ T h e 	 T e n a n t 	 o f 	 W i l d f e l l 	 H a l l ’ ?
A n s . 	 A n n e 	 B r o n t e
2 7 . 	 W h a t 	 i s 	 t h e 	 n o v e l 	 t h a t 	 s h o w s 	 a 	 t o p s y - t u r v y 	 w o r l d 	 i n 	 w h i c h 	 w o m e n 	 t a k e 	 t h e 	 p l a c e 	 o f
m e n ?
A n s . S u l t a n a ’ s 	 D r e a m 	 w r i t t e n 	 b y 	 R o k e y a 	 H o s s e i n
2 8 . 	 W h o 	 w a s 	 V a i k k o m 	 M u h a m m a d 	 B a s h e e r ?
A n s . H e 	 w a s 	 a 	 r e n o w n e d 	 M u s l i m 	 n o v e l i s t 	 i n 	 M a l a y a l a m .
2 9 . 	 W h o 	 w a s 	 P o t h e r i 	 K u n a m b u ?
A n s . H e 	 w a s 	 a 	 l o w e r 	 c a s t e 	 w r i t e r 	 f r o m 	 K e r a l a .
3 0 . 	 W h a t 	 d i d 	 ‘ K i s s a - g o i ’ 	 m e a n ?
A n s . 	 T h e 	 a r t 	 o f 	 s t o r y t e l l i n g .
3 1 . 	 E x p l a i n 	 h o w 	 d i d 	 n o v e l s 	 b e c a m e 	 a 	 p o p u l a r 	 m e d i u m 	 o f 	 e n t e r t a i n m e n t 	 a m o n g 	 t h e
m i d d l e 	 c l a s s 	 d u r i n g 	 l a t e 	 1 9 t h 	 c e n t u r y .
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