• 1.  Which of the following refers to print revolution?

  • Invention of printing press
  • Shift from hand printing to mechanical printing
  • Revolt of people against printed matters
  • Handwritten manuscripts for printed books
  • 2.  Aim of Protestant Reformation was to:

  • reform religion
  • 3.  Why was James Augustus Hickey persecuted by Governor General Warren Hastings?

  • For poor editing of Bengal Gazette
  • For publishing a lot of gossip about company’s Senior Official
  • For publishing substandard material
  • None of these
  • 4.  By whom was ‘ Sambad Kaumudi’ published in 1821?

  • Iswer Chandra Vidyasagar
  • C.R. Das
  • Raja Rammohun Roy
  • Swami Vivekanand
  • 5.  In ancient India which of the following material was used for writing manuscripts?

  • Parchments
  • Vellum
  • Palm leaves
  • Paper
  • 6.  Which one of the following is the oldest Japanese book? [CBSE 2014]

  • Sutta Pitaka
  • Diamond Sutra
  • Mahavamsa
  • Dipavamsa
  • 7.  The reformation movement was launched against the corrupt practices of which of the following group?

  • Feudal Lords
  • Protestant Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Absolute rulers
  • 8.  Who among the following was not a women novelist?

  • Jane Austen
  • Bronte Sisters
  • George Eliot
  • Maxim Gorky
  • 9.  Name the country which remained the major producer of printed material for a long time:

  • The Imperial State of China
  • Germany
  • Korea
  • Japan.
  • 10.  Buddhist missionaries from China had introduced one of the following in Japan. Pick up the correct one from the list given below:

  • Tripitakas (religious canons —three basic Buddhist principles)
  • Hand printing technology
  • Buddhism
  • Teachings of Buddha
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