General Knowledge Quiz 27


After Hindi, which is the second most spoken language in India ?
(A) Tamil
(B) Marathi
(C) Telugu
(D) Bengali


In terms of area, which is the largest country ?
(A) Russia
(B) Canada
(C) China
(D) United States of America


Who was the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award ?
(A) Indira Gandhi
(B) Mother Teresa
(C) Aruna Asaf Ali
(D) M.S.Subbulakshmi


Which is the only element whose atoms have no neutron ?
(A) Helium
(B) Oxygen
(C) Nitogen
(D) Hydrogen


Challenger Deep, a part of Mariana Trench and the deepest point in the oceans, named after British ship Challenger II which first surveyed it in 1951, is located in which ocean ?
(A) Indian Ocean
(B) Pacific Ocean
(C) Atlantic Ocean
(D) Antarctic Ocean


In 1922, Chittarajnan Das and Motilal Nehru founded which political party ?
(A) Forward Block
(B) Swaraj Party
(C) Swatantra Party
(D) Ghadar Party


According to Hindu mythology, which warrior was the possessor of 'Chanrdrahas' sword ?
(A) Arjun
(B) Kansa
(C) Ravana
(D) Parshuram


In which state is the Dachigam National Park, famous for Hangul (Red Deer), located ?
(A) Assam
(B) Jammu & Kashmir
(C) West Bengal
(D) Madhya Pradesh


Which early 11th century traveller to India authored the books 'Tahqiq-i-Hind' and 'Kitab-ul-Hind' ?
(A) Fi-Hien
(B) Marco Polo
(C) Al Beruni
(D) Ibn Batuta


Who was the first President of Pakistan ?
(A) Ayub Khan
(B) Liaquat Ali Khan
(C) Iskandar Mirza
(D) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Answers :

Q1. (D) Bengali
Q2. (A) Russia
Q3. (A) Indira Gandhi
Q4. (D) Hydrogen
Q5. (B) Pacific Ocean
Q6. (B) Swaraj Party
Q7. (C) Ravana
Q8. (B) Jammu & Kashmir
Q9. (C) Al Beruni
Q10. (C) Iskandar Mirza