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Thursday, December 15, 2011

Rabindranath Tagore Quiz - 1

1. By which pseudo name Rabindranath Tagore first published his poems?

2. When was Rabindranath Tagore born?
[A]17 July 1861
[B]7 April 1858
[C]7 May 1861
[D]11 May 1863

3. In which year was Rabindranath Tagore awarded Nobel Prize for Literature?

4. What is Rabindranath Tagore’s father’s name?

5. In which city Rabindranath Tagore was born?

6. What is Rabindranath Tagore’s mother’s name?
[A]Mrinalini Devi
[D]Sarada Devi

7. Rabindranath Tagore married to Mrinalini Devi in 1883. Mrinalini Devi was earlier known as?
[A]Sarada Devi
[B]Bhabtarini Devi
[C]Sucheta Devi
[D]Sraddha Devi

8. Which university was founded by Rabindranath Tagore?
[A]Calcutta University
[B]Shantinikean Vishwavidyalaya
[C]Visva-Bharati University
[D]Bengal Vidyapeeth

9. In which year was Rabindranath Tagore awarded Knighthood by Lord Hardinge?

10. Apart from India's national anthem "Jana Gana Mana", Tagore also scripted national anthem for which other country?

11. Which magazine was edited by Rabindranath Tagore?
[B]Anandbazar Patrika
[D]Amrit Sandesh

12. When did Rabindranath Tagore die?
[A]22 July 1942
[B]7 May 1942
[C]17 May 1944
[D]7 Aug 1941

13. Which sobriquet has been given to Rabindranath Tagore?

14. By what name Rabindranath Tagore's songs popularly known as?

15. Which university awarded Rabindranath Tagore with Doctorate Of Literature in 1940?
[A]Calcutta University
[B]Oxford University
[C]Visva-Bharati University
[D]Cambridge University