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Q: Between the years 1585 and 1592 there is little information about Shakespeare or what he was doing at this time. How is this period known?

  1. The Strange Years
  2. The Unknown Years
  3. The Missing Years
  4. The Lost Years

Q: Shakespeare's character named "Beatrice" appears in which play?

  1. The Tempest
  2. Othello
  3. A Midsummer Night's Dream
  4. Much Ado About Nothing

Q: What was the name of Shakespeare's only grandchild?

  1. Lady Elizabeth Barnard
  2. Lady Elizabeth Drayton
  3. Lady Elizabeth Hunter
  4. Lady Elizabeth Thomas

Q: With what honour has Dr. Kalam been decorated, the highest honour that an Indian citizen can receive?

  1. Padma Vibhushan
  2. Padma Bhushan
  3. Arjuna Award
  4. The Bharat Ratna

Q: Exactly how many plays did Shakespeare write?

  1. 29
  2. 46
  3. 40
  4. 37

Q: The mysterious death of this writer has led some people to suspect that this man's death was faked. Who was he?

  1. Earl of Oxford
  2. Francis Bacon
  3. Christopher Marlowe
  4. Ben Jonson

Q: The theatre with which Shakespeare is most closely associated is the...?

  1. Thespian
  2. Globe
  3. National Advancement
  4. Monarch

Q: Which of the following had a son named "Hamnet"?

  1. Walter Raleigh
  2. Earl of Essex
  3. Lord Derby
  4. William Shakespeare

Q: Which is NOT one of Shakespeare's comedies?

  1. Twelfth Night
  2. Every Man in his Humour
  3. Merry Wives of Windsor
  4. Troilus and Cressida

Q: The Globe is famous for being the theatre where Shakespeare performed. Which theatre was its main rival?

  1. Whitefriars
  2. Salisbury Court Theatre
  3. The Rose
  4. Blackfriars

Q: What is the full form of the "APJ" in Dr. Kalam's name?

  1. Akbar Panneer Jalant
  2. Ali Ponnuswamy Jampiru
  3. Ahmed Panthwawala Jain
  4. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen

Q: Which of the following has NOT been seriously suggested as being the true author of Shakespeare's works?

  1. John Webster
  2. Francis Bacon
  3. William Stanley, Earl of Derby
  4. Edward DeVere, Earl of Oxford

Q: Into what position was Dr. Kalam sworn in on 25 July, 2002?

  1. President of India
  2. Secretary-General of the Commonwealth
  3. Prime Minister of India
  4. Election-Commissioner of India

Q: Who is generally regarded as Shakespeare's main rival as a dramatist?

  1. James Burbage
  2. Christopher Marlowe
  3. Phillip Henslowe
  4. Richard Burbage
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