Quiz on Famous Cartoonist R.K. Laxman
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R. K. Laxman was also known as
 
A. Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Iyer Laxman B. Ramaprasad Krishnanand Laxman
C. Ramyadav Kanaiyalal Laxman D. Rasiprasad Krishnalal Laxman
 
     
2    
He is also best remembered as
 
A. Creator of “The Clever Man” B. Creator of “The Common Man”
C. Creator of “Animation Xpress” D. Creator of “Chacha Chaudhary”
 
     
3    
He was born on
 
A. October 15, 1921 B. October 24, 1930
C. October 24, 1921 D. October 20, 1930
 
     
4    
His birth place was
 
A. Mysore B. Pune
C. Bangalore D. Hyderabad
 
     
5    
He created the comic strip named as________________ featuring the common man.
 
A. You said it B. Champak
C. Tinkle D. Graphic India
 
     
6    
Which was the favourite bird of this renowned cartoonist and he drew hundreds of sketches of this bird in his free time?
 
A. Peacock B. Eagle
C. Crow D. Peahen
 
     
7    
With which award was he honored in the category of Journalism, Literature and the Creative Communication Arts (JLCCA)?
 
A. Man Booker Prize B. Sahitya Akademy Award
C. Bhartiya Jnanpith Award D. The Ramon Magsaysay Award
 
     
8    
Which newspaper publication has he worked with?
 
A. Economic Times B. Times of India
C. The Hindustan Times D. The Hindu
 
     
9    
What was the reason behind his death?
 
A. He became paralyzed and multiple strokes B. Heart disease
C. Road injury D. Lower respiratory infection
 
     
10    
With which weekly publication has he started working for the first time?
 
A. Jagat Darpan B. Frontline
C. R. K. Karanjia’s weekly publication, “Blitz” D. India Today
 
     
11    
In 2005, he was awarded with which award?
 
A. The Padma Vibhushan Award B. Noble Prize Literature Award
C. Dada Sahib Falke Award D. National Comic Award
 
     
12    
At what age did he die?
 
A. 90 B. 79
C. 75 D. 93
 
     
13    
Name the character drawn by him which was featured in a commemorative postage stamp released by the Indian Postal Service.
 
A. Jenny Spark B. The common man
C. Astro Boy D. The Saint of Killers
 
     
14    
Which mythological character was illustrated by him for an animated film at Gemini Studios in Madras?
 
A. Narada B. Vamana, the dwarf
C. Narsimha D. Ganesha
 
     
15    
His place of death was
 
A. Haryana B. Assam
C. Sikkim D. Pune
 
     


 

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