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The Sound of Music and The Little Girl

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25 questions
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  • Q1
    How old was Evelyn when she went to the Royal Academy of Music?
    18 years
    15 years
    16 years
    17 years
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  • Q2
    Who banned the playing of the pungi?
    Akbar
    Humayun
    Babar
    Aurangzeb
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  • Q3
    When was Evelyn deafness discovered?
    When she was 10
    When she was 7
    When she was 8
    When she was 9
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  • Q4
    How does Evelyn hear music?
    reading the notes
    looking at the instruments
    touching the script
    Sensing vibrations in different parts of her body
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  • Q5
    Who supported Evelyn to continue with music?
    Ron Forbes
    Sam Forbes
    Don Forbes
    Jon Forbes
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  • Q6
    Which instrument does Evelyn primarily play?
    Piano
    Drums
    Violin
    Xylophone
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  • Q7
    Which language(s) does Evelyn know?
    Japanese
    All of the above
    English
    French
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  • Q8
    When did Evelyn win the Royal Philharmonic Society's Soloist of the Year award?
    1991
    1995
    2000
    2005
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  • Q9
    Where does Evelyn perform for charity?
    All of the above
    hospitals
    prisons
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  • Q10
    Who gave Ustad Bismillah Khan his big break?
    Zee TV
    All India Radio
    Doordarshan
    CNN
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  • Q11
    Where was the sound of shehnai found traditionally?
    Weddings
    Temples
    All of the above
    Royal courts
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  • Q12
    Where did Bismillah Khan start playing shehnai as a child?
    Hrishikesh
    Jhansi
    Haridwar
    Benaras
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  • Q13
    Where was Ustad Bismillah Khan's first foreign trip?
    Pakistan
    USA
    Afghanistan
    Russia
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  • Q14
    The sound of which river inspired him?
    Chenab
    Jamuna
    Ganga
    Jhelam
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  • Q15
    Which famous Hindi film features his performances?
    Shehnai ke soor
    Goonj uthi shehnai
    Goonj uthe wo sur
    Shehnai ka jadoo
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  • Q16
    Where did Bismillah Khan deny to start a school?
    Canada
    USA
    England
    Russia
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  • Q17
    What is the theme explored in the story The Little Girl?
    Fear
    Punishment
    All of the above
    Patriarchy
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  • Q18
    What was Kezia trying to make for his father as a birthday present?
    a pen stand
    a paper-weight
    pin-cushion
    a stuffed teddy
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  • Q19
    How many members were there in Kezia's family including Kezia?
    6
    5
    3
    4
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  • Q20
    Which of the following of her father's features terrified Kezia?
    His harsh words
    His beating
    His serious look
    All of the above
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