Bihar 12th English Objective Question: A Pinch of Snuff 3

By | January 29, 2021

Question.  The narrator of ‘A Pinch of Snuff* was on probation –
(A) A minister
(B) A secretary
(C) An under-secretary
(D) A novelist

 

Question.  When was Manohar Malgaonkar born ?
(A) 1917
(B) 1916
(C) 1912
(D) 1913

 

Question.  Who was coming to visit the narrator’s family ?
(A) Ratiram
(B) Minister
(C) Nanukaka
(D) Narrator

 

Question.  Nanukaka was related to the narrator, as he was his-
(A) Uncle
(B) Nephew
(C) Cousin
(D) Son

 

Question.  Name of the son of Sohanlal Ratiram was-
(A) Hariram
(B) Raviram
(C) Ratiram
(D) Sohanram

 

Question.  Sohanlal Ratiram was the Party Boss in-
(A) Patna
(B) Delhi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Rajasthan

 

Question.  Nanukaka’s meeting with Sohanlal Ratiram was-
(A) A failure
(B) Cancelled
(C) Very successful
(D) Postponed

 

Question.  The second important person Nanukaka had planned to meet, was-
(A) Businessman
(B) Welfare minister
(C) Estate minister
(D) Zamindar

 

Question.  The new role Nanukaka gave the narrator/under-secretary, was of-
(A) Cook
(B) Driver
(C) Professor
(D) Minister

 

Question.  Nanukaka managed to impress the Sikka Auto Dealers by demonstration of-
(A) Country
(B) Knowledge
(C) Wealth
(D) Politeness

 

Question.  The type of Situation in which a person from time to time turns to his mother tongue-
(A) Hesitation
(B) Linguistic emergency
(C) Revolving
(D) Consequence

 

Question.  Nanukaka told-Take me to the Maharaja Sutkatta’s palace to return the-
(A) Cheque
(B) Coat
(C) Horoscope
(D) Driver

 

Question.  Who is the author of the prose piece ‘A Pinch of Snuff’ ?
(A) Murli Manohar Joshi
(B) Manohar Pandya
(C) Manohar Malgaonkar
(D) Vikram Naipal

 

Question.  It was very easy for the narrator to get sent on-
(A) Royal business
(B) Holy works
(C) Entertainment purpose
(D) Foreign assignment

 

Question.  Mother said that Nanukaka is coming to see some -.
(A) Monuments
(B) Minister
(C) Monster
(D) Estate

 

Question.  Nanukaka was installed in –
(A) die guest room
(B) the drawing room
(C) author’s bedroom
(D) the verandah

 

Question.  The author had taken –
(A) five days’ leave
(B) three days’ leave
(C) two days’ leave
(D) six days’ leave

 

Question.  Nanukaka in a linguistic emergengy always turned to –
(A) English
(B) Hindi
(C) his mother-tongue
(D) Sanskrit

 

Question.  Nanukaka thought that the secretary treated them coldly because they had not gone in –
(A) an old car
(B) a bigger car
(C) a small car
(D) a new car

 

Question.  Nanukaka took out his cheque-book and wrote a cheque for – [2018A, I.A.]
(A) five thousand rupees
(B) two thousand rupess
(C) a thousand rupees
(D) five hundred rupees

 

Question.  Nanukaka was coining to Delhi –
(A) to visit the Red Fort
(B) to see some minister
(C) to participate a conference
(D) to spend the summer

 

Question.  Nanukaka was author’s –
(A) brother
(B) neighbour
(C) maternal uncle
(D) friend

 

Question.  The author has a complex about –
(A) relative
(B) guest
(C) officials
(D) ministers

 

Question.  Nanukaka traveled in –
(A) the A.C. Class
(B) the Second Class
(C) the Third Class
(D) the First Class

 

Question.  On the plateform Nanukaka handed over the author—
(A) a bag
(B) a box
(C) a briefcase
(D) a basket

 

Question.  The basket contained—
(A) fruits
(B) a cat
(C) sweets
(D) vegetables

 

Question.  Nanukaka had third class ticket but travelled in the second class because—
(A) he was clever
(B) there was no third class
(C) he lost his ticket
(D) there was no room in the third class

 

Question.  The author was merely
(A) an under secretary
(B) a secretary
(C) a clerk
(D) a peon

 

Question.  A Pinch of Snuff is written by —
(A) Bertrand Russell
(B) H.E. Bates
(C) Manohar Malgaonkar
(D) Pearl S. Buck

 

Question.  Manohar Malgoankar has written the lesson—
(A) I Have a Dream
(B) A Pinch of Snuff
(C) Bharat Is My Home
(D) The Earth

 

Question.  Nanukaka wrote a cheque for a rupees.
(A) thousand
(B) hundred
(C) five hundred
(D) ten thousand

 

Question.  The second important person Nanukaka had planned to meet was—
(A) The Home Minister
(B) The Railway Minister
(C) The Welfare Minister
(D) None of these

 

Question.  Ratiram was the son of ……………
(A) Mohanlal Ratiram
(B) Sohanlal Ratiram
(C) Jaganlal Ratiram
(D) None of these

 

Question.   …………… is a humorous story.
(A) Tile Earth
(B) The Artist
(C) A Pinch of Snuff
(D) above of these

 

Question.  There is nothing like honesty was said by —
(A) Nanukaka
(B) Sohanlal Ratiram
(C) Ratiram
(D) HajratBarkatAli

 

Question.   ………………. was coming to visit the narrator’s family.
(A) Sohanlal Ratiram
(B) Hajrat Barkat Ali
(C) Nanukaka
(D) None of these

 

Question.   ………………. went to the minister in Jodhpuri coat.
(A) Nunukaka
(B) Shiga Naoya
(C) Manohar Malgaonkar (Author)
(D) None of these

 

Question.  The speaker put on his white Jodhpuri coat and the ………………. turbon.
(A) orange
(B) red
(C) yellow
(D) black

 

Question.  Nanukaka was to stay for ……………….
(A) four or five days
(B) three or four days
(C) two or three days
(D) a week

 

Question.   ………………. informed the undersecretary about Nanukaka’s visit.
(A) father
(B) mother
(C) friend
(D) brother

 

Question.   Nanukaka was related to the narrator as he was his mother’s—
(A) uncle
(B) father
(C) brother
(D) None of these

 

Question.   ………….. is the main character of the story ‘A Pinch of Snuff. ‘
(A) Nanukaka
(B) Sohanlal Ratiram
(C) Manohar Malgaonkar
(D) None of these

 

Question.   Nanukaka has a unique quality of telling —
(A) stories
(B) truths
(C) lies
(D) None of these

 

Question.   Nanukaka handed over a cheque of a thousand rupees to a —
(A) Carpenter
(B) Dhobi
(C) Gold smith
(D) Milkman

 

Question.   Nanukaka portrayed himself as the hereditary astrologer of the Maharaja of—
(A) Jaipur
(B) Bikaner
(C) Ninnore
(D) None of these

Question.  Nanukaka was a very …………. man.
(A) food
(B) stupid
(C) honest
(D) clever

 

Question.  ‘A Pinch of Snuff is a ………….
(A) novel
(B) poem
(C) short story
(D) essay

 

Question.   ‘A Pinch of Snuff is in fact a detailed character sketch of ………….
(A) Sohan Lai
(B) Nanukaka
(C) Ratiram
(D) Manohar Malgoankar

 

Question.  Manohar Malgaonkar was the ……………… on Probation.
(A) Secretary
(B) Under Secretary
(C) Joint Secretary
(D) Chief Secretary

 

Question.  Sohanlal Ratiram was the party Boss in
(A) Patna
(B) Delhi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Rajasthan

 

Question.  Nanukaka’s meeting with Sohanlal Ratiram was
(A) failed
(B) cancelled
(C) very successful
(D) postponed

 

Question.  Who is the author of the prose prose piece ‘A pinch of Snuff’?
(A) Manohar Pandya
(B) Murli Manohar Joshi
(C) Vikram Naipal
(D) Manohar Malgaonkar

 

Question.  The second important person Nanukaka had planned to meet, was
(A) zamindar
(B) welfare minister
(C) estate minister
(D) businessman

 

Question.   The type of situation in which a person from time to time turns to his mother tongue
(A) tongueslip
(B) linguistic emergency
(C) revolving
(D) consequences

 

Question.  It was very easy for the narrator to get sent on
(A) foreign assignment
(B) holy works
(C) business
(D) entertainment purpose

 

Question.  Mother said that Nanukaka is coming to see some
(A) monuments
(B) minister
(C) monster
(D) estate

 

Question.  The narrator of ‘A Pinch of Snuff was on probation
(A) a minister
(B) secretary
(C) an under-secretary
(D) a novelist

 

Question.  Nanukaka was related to the narrator, as he was his
(A) Maniram
(B) Kaviram
(C) Ratiram
(D) Sohanram

 

Question.  Name of the son of Sohanlal Ratiram was
(A) Maniram
(B) Kaviram
(C) Ratiram
(D) Sohanram

 

Question.  The new kitten had just made a ……….. on the floor.
(A) mark
(B) puzzle
(C) house-break
(D) puddle

 

Question.  Nanukaka was the narrator’s ………………
(A) maternal uncle
(B) father
(C) friend
(D) cousin

 

Question.  When was Manohar Malgaonkar born ?
(A) 1917
(B) 1915
(C) 1916
(D) 1913

 

Question.  The new role Nanukaka gave the narrator/under secretary, was of
(A) crook
(B) driver
(C) professor
(D) minister

 

Question.  Nanukaka managed to impress the Sikka Auto Dealers by demonstration of
(A) his court
(B) gold
(C) wealth
(D) politics

 

Question.  Nanukaka told-‘Take me to the Maharaja Sutkatta’s palace to return the
(A) cheque
(B) boat
(C) horoscopes
(D) driver

Question.  Nanukaka went to see the minister in a
(A) bus
(B) taxi
(C) private car
(D) plane

 

Question.  Nanukaka wrote a cheque for a ………. rupees.
(A) hundred
(B) thousand
(C) six hundred
(D) five thousand

 

Question.  Nanukaka’s snuff box was of ……….
(A) gold
(B) silver
(C) brass
(D) glass

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