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Q. Which journal did R.K. Narayan edit?
Ans. The Times

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Q. What did Graham Greene say about R.K. Narayan?
Ans. “The novelist I admire in the English language”
Q. R.K. Narayan’s stories and sketches have been broadcast by?
Ans. BBC
Q. Who wrote Reluctant Guru?
Ans. R.K Narayan
Q. During his childhood, R.K. Narayan had two unusual animal friends. Name them?
Ans. A monkey and a peacock
Q. Who was the first recipient of Sahitya Academy Award for English?
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. R.K. Narayan’s father was?
Ans. A school teacher
Q. Who wrote The Ramayana?
Ans. R.k. Narayan

Q. R.K. Narayan was a/an?
Ans. Indo-English novelist
Q. Who said, “I am so detached from what I write that I don’t feel anything personal in it?” Ans. R.K. Narayan

Q. Which university conferred the honorary PhD degree on R.K. Narayan?
Ans. University Of Leeds. Also Delhi University
Q. Who wrote the Writerly Life?
Ans. R.k. Narayan

Q. Who said, “You become writer by writing. It is a yoga?”
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. R.K. Narayan was awarded Padma Bhushan in?
Ans. 1964

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Q. The mentor and friend of R.K. Narayan was?
Ans. Graham Greene
Q. Who has written Waiting For Mahatma?

Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. In ‘Waiting for the Mahatma’, what happens at the end of the book?
Ans. Mahatma Gandhi is assassinated
Q. R.K. Narayan often compared his fiction with?
Ans. William Faulkner
Q. R.K. Narayan’s characters are from?
Ans. South India
Q. Who wrote the book R.K. Narayan: A Painter Of Modern India?
Ans. Michael Pousse

Q. The first novel of R.K. Narayan is?
Ans. Swami And Friends. Published in 1935
Q. What is the theme of Swami And Friends by R.K. Narayan?
Ans. Innocence of youth
Q. What did Graham Greene call R.K. Narayan’s novel Swami And Friends?
Ans. Book in ten thousand

Q. R.K. Narayan died in?
Ans. 2001
Q. R.K. Narayan graduated from?
Ans. Maharaja College Mysore
Q. R.K. Narayan got married in?
Ans. 1935

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Q. The Man Eater Of Malgudi is a novel by?

Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. In ‘The Man-Eater of Malgudi’, what kind of creature is the man-eater?
Ans. A taxidermist
Q. When did Google commemorate R.K. Narayan’s 108th birthday?
Ans. In 2014
Q. R.K. Narayan was nominated for Nobel Prize in literature?
Ans. Multiple times

(but never won the honor)

Q. When was R.K. Narayan’s house converted into a museum?
Ans. 2016

Q. Who wrote the essay Next Sunday?
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. What is the theme of The Financial Expert by R.K Narayan?
Ans. Lust for money
Q. R.K Narayan had only one?
Ans. Child, daughter Hema. He never remarried

Q. When and where was R.K. Narayan born?
Ans. October 10, 1906 in Madras
Q. The full name of R.K. Narayan is?
Ans. Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanswami
Q. The first Indian edition of the novel The Dark Room by R.K. Narayan came out in? Ans. 1956
Q. Who is the heroine of The Dark Room by R.K. Narayan?
Ans. Savitri
Q. Who did R.K. Narayan marry?
Ans. Rajam, a 15 year old girl

Q. Which imaginary land provides setting to the novels of R.K. Narayan?
Ans. Malgudi

Q. What genres was R.K Narayan a master?
Ans. Fiction, mythology and non-fiction
Q. The second novel of R.K. Narayan is?
Ans. The Bachelor Of Arts
Q. The introduction of R.K. Narayan’s novel The Bachelor Of Arts is written by?
Ans. Graham Greene
Q. R.k. Narayan received Benson Medal?
Ans. True
Q. R.k. Narayan’s short stories have been compared with those of?
Ans. Guy De Maupassant (French)
Q. What is the main characteristic of R.K. Narayan’s novels?
Ans. Ironic humor

Q. In which novel does R.K. Narayan focus on family planning?
Ans. The Painter Of Signs
Q. Which book features the character Daisy, who is on a fanatical mission to control India’s population?
Ans. The Painter Of Signs
Q. Who is called a writer’s writer?
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. R.K. Narayan became R.K. Narayan at the suggestion of?
Ans. Graham Greene

(because he thought his full name was too long)

Q. Who said, “No one ever accepts criticism so cheerfully?”
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. R.K. Narayan got immense recognition in the West through his novel?
Ans. The English Teacher
Q. Which novel by R.K. Narayan was earlier titled as “grateful to life and death”?
Ans. The English Teacher

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Q. When was R.K. Narayan awarded the AC Benson Medal?
Ans. In 1980

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Q. In 1982 R.K. Narayan was elected an honorary member of the?
Ans. American Academy Of Arts And Letters
Q. A year before his death, in 2001, R.K. Narayan was awarded India’s second highest civilian award namely?
Ans. Padma Vibhushan
Q. Upon what autobiographical event is Narayan’s ‘The English Teacher’ based?
Ans. The death of his wife, Rajam
Q. R.K. Narayan dedicated his novel The English Teacher to?
Ans. His wife, Rajam

Q. When did R.K. Narayan meet Rajam, his wife?
Ans. In 1933. They married in 1935
Q. When did his wife Rajam die?
Ans. Four years after their marriage in 1939

Q. R.K. Narayan’s daughter name is?
Ans. Hema
Q. Who wanted to throw Rajam into the river in Swami And Friends by R.K. Narayan?
Ans. Mani

Q. Who is known as “good for nothing” in Swami And Friends?
Ans. Mani
Q. Who called Swami a monkey in Swami And Friends?
Ans. A policeman
Q. Who suggested to form a cricket team in Swami And Friends?
Ans. Rajam
Q. R.K. Narayan was a novelist, an essayist and a?
Ans. Short-story writer. He also wrote memoirs and travelogs
Q. R.K. Narayan has created the fictitious town of?
Ans. Malgudi
Q. R.K. Narayan is considered an associate of Thomas Hardy because of his?
Ans. Being a regional novelist

Q. The character Jagan appears in which novel by R.K. Narayan?
Ans. The Vendor Of Sweets
Q. The Vendor Of Sweets by R.K Narayan is divided into?
Ans. 13 chapters

Q. Who is the Vendor Of Sweets in R.K Narayan’s novel of the same name?
Ans. Jagan
Q. In whose novels Malgudi finds special place?
Ans. R.K. Narayan
Q. Mr Sampath is a novel by R.K. Narayan which was adapted into a film Mr. Sampat in?
Ans. 1952
Q. The novel The Financial Expert by R.K. Narayan was published in?
Ans. 1952
Q. What is the main issue in R.K Narayan’s novel The Vendor Of Sweets?
Ans. Generation gap
Q. Jagan was impressed by the philosophy of?
Ans. Gandhi Ji in The Vendor Of Sweets
Q. In The Vendor Of Sweets, Jagan’s wife lost her life because of?
Ans. Brain tumor
Q. Who stole ten thousand rupees of Jagan in The Vendor Of Sweets?
Ans. Mali

Q. The autobiographical trilogy by R.K. Narayan includes the novels?
Ans. Swami And Friends, The Bachelor Of Arts, The English Teacher

Q. An Astrologer’s Day is a collection of?
Ans. Short stories by R.K Narayan

Q. Who is the protagonist of R.K. Narayan’s famous novel The Guide?
Ans. Raju
Q. For which novel R.K. Narayan got the Sahitya Academy Award in 1960?
Ans. The Guide
Q. Rosie, an important female character, appears in the novel?
Ans. The Guide by R.K. Narayan
Q. The Guide by R.K. Narayan was published in?
Ans. 24 languages
Q. Which work by R.K. Narayan is a travelog?

Ans. The Emerald Route
Q. The masterpiece of R.K. Narayan was?

Ans. The Guide
Q. In novel The Guide by R.K Narayan, who do the children convince to accompany them to the temple?
Ans. Their parents

Q. In novel The Guide, whats is Raju’s favorite season?
Ans. The harvesting season
Q. Which work by R.K. Narayan contains his U.S. travel memoirs?
Ans. My Dateless Diary
Q. What nickname did Raju have at the railway in novel The Guide?
Ans. Railway Raju

Q. Who was Raju’s assistant in novel The Guide by R.K Narayan?
Ans. Mani
Q. What is the profession of Marco in novel The Guide by R.K Narayan?
Ans. Archeologist

(Anita Desai MCQ’s)
Q. Who was the friend of Raju in novel The Guide?
Ans. Gaffur, a taxi driver

Q. When novel The Guide was first made into a film, R.K Narayan received?
Ans. The Filmfare Award for the best story
Q. Who wrote The Grandmother’s Tale?
Ans. R.K Narayan


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