General Knowledge Quiz 64


Q1.

Which waterbody seprates the India from the island nation of Sri Lanka ?
(A) Bering Strait
(B) Palk Strait
(C) Strait of Gibraltar
(D) Strait of Magellan

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Q2.

The dargah (tomb) of sufi saint Hazarat Nizamuddin Aulia is located in which city ?
(A) Ajmer
(B) Delhi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Srinagar

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Q3.

Who among the following is also known as 'Bhartiya Kokila' (The Nightingale of India) ?
(A) Indira Gandhi
(B) Lata Mangeshkar
(C) Sarojini Naidu
(D) M.S.Subbulakshmi

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Q4.

Which mineral is mined at Khetri in Rajasthan ?
(A) Copper
(B) Lignite
(C) Bauxite
(D) Iron Ore

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Q5.

Which foreign invader defeated the Marathas in the Third Battle of Panipat (1761) ?
(A) Nadir Shah
(B) Mahmud Ghazni
(C) Ahmed Shah Abdali
(D) Muhammad Bin Qasim

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Q6.

In which village was Adi Shankaracharya born ?
(A) Tankara (Gujarat)
(B) Navadwip (W.Bengal)
(C) Tiruchuzhi (T.Nadu)
(D) Kalady (Kerala)

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Q7.

To which political party is the trade union All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) affiliated ?
(A) CPI
(B) CPI(M)
(C) Congress
(D) BJP

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Q8.

Which medieval ruler authored Telugu work 'Amukta Malyada' ?
(A) Rajaraja Chola I
(B) Parakrama Pandiyan
(C) Krishna Deva Raya
(D) Narsimhavarman II

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Q9.

Tashkent city, where the Indian Prime Minister L.B.Shastri signed a peace agreement 'Tashkent Declaration' with Pakistani President Ayub Khan in 1966, is capital of which country ?
(A) Kazakhstan
(B) Kyrgyzstan
(C) Tajikistan
(D) Uzbekistan

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Q10.

On 26 March 2009, who became the first tourist to go into the space twice ?
(A) Dennis Tito
(B) Mark Shuttleworth
(C) Gregory Olsen
(D) Charles Simonyi

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