General Knowledge Quiz
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1    
Nobel prize is awarded for which of the following disciplines:
 
A. Literature, peace and economics B. Medicine or Physiology
C. Chemistry and Physics D. All the above
 
     
2    
Garampani Sanctuary is located in which of the following places:
 
A. Junagarh, Gujarat B. Kohima, Nagaland
C. Diphu, Assam D. Gangtok, Sikkim
 
     
3    
Sun exposure can bring about an improvement in health because of which of the following reasons:
 
A. the infrared light kills bacteria in the body B. resistance power increases
C. the pigment cells in the skin get stimulated and produce a healthy tan D. the ultraviolet rays convert skin oil into Vitamin D
 
     
4    
Who is the father of geometry?
 
A. Aristotle B. Euclid
C. Pythagoras D. Kepler
 
     
5    
Indian player Jude Felix is popular for which sports?
 
A. Volleyball B. Football
C. Hockey D. Tennis
 
     
6    
The Indian, who holds the pride of beating the computers in mathematical wizard is:
 
A. Shakuntala Devi B. Raja Ramanna
C. Rina Panigrahi D. Ramanujam
 
     
7    
Who is popularly called as the Iron Man of India?
 
A. Subhash Chandra Bose B. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
C. Jawaharlal Nehru D. Govind Ballabh Pant
 
     
8    
Guru Gopi Krishna is popular for which form of Indian dance?
 
A. Bharatanatyam B. Kuchipudi
C. Kathak D. Manipuri
 
     
9    
J.B. Dunlop is popular for which of the following inventions?
 
A. Model airplanes B. Pneumatic rubber tire
C. Rubber boot D. Automobile wheel rim
 
     
10    
Which of the following items was introduced by James Watt?
 
A. Hot air balloon B. Steam boat
C. Diving bell D. Rotary Steam Engine
 
     
11    
In which field is the B.C. Roy Award given?
 
A. Environment B. Journalism
C. Medicine D. Music
 
     
12    
The esteemed Ramon Magsaysay Award was given to Ms. Kiran Bedi for her contribution to which of the following fields:
 
A. Government service B. Community Service
C. Literature D. Journalism
 
     
13    
Who among the following people received the Bharat Ratna Award before becoming the President of India?
 
A. Dr. Rajendra Prasad B. R. Venkatraman
C. V.V. Giri D. Dr. Zakir Hussain
 
     
14    
In memory of which of the following people is the Manav Seva Award given:
 
A. Dr. Rajendra Prasad B. Indira Gandhi
C. Rajiv Gandhi D. Acharya
 
     
15    
The autobiography of Lady Mountbatten is
 
A. Mountbatten B. Edwina Mountbatten – A Life of Her Own
C. Edwina Mountbattten D. None of above
 
     


 

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