Q. The “Anandmath” novel was written by whom among the following?

[A] Rabindranath Tagore

[B] Pherozshah Mehta

[C] Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

[D] Lala Lajpat Rai

Answer: C

Explanation: Bankim Chandra Chatterjee’s novel, Anandmath also had a significant impact. Anandmath was widely read by the revolutionaries in Bengal.

The Bande Mataram song, which is part of the novel, became the anthem of the swadeshi movement.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT