General Knowledge Quiz 85


Q1.

In addition to Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, which is the sixth Indian state to have both houses i.e. Vidhan Sabha and Vidhan Parishad ?
(A) Tamil Nadu
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) West Bengal
(D) Jammu & Kashmir

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Q2.

On the map, what line connects the places having equal average atmospheric pressure ?
(A) Isobar
(B) Isochrone
(C) Isotherm
(D) Isohalines

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Q3.

'Dilli Chalo' slogan was given by which Indian freedom fighter ?
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Subhas Chandra Bose
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

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Q4.

'Pandavani' is the popular folk theatre of which Indian state ?
(A) Karnataka
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Chhattisgarh

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Q5.

Who is the first Indian sportsman whose wax statue was inducted at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum in London on 24 April 2009 ?
(A) Pankaj Advani
(B) Sachin Tendulkar
(C) Vishwanathan Anand
(D) Abhinav Bindra

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Q6.

Who is the only President of India to be elected unopposed ?
(A) Rajendra Prasad
(B) S. Radhakrishnan
(C) Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
(D) A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

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Q7.

On 16 May 1975, who became the first woman in the world to reach the Mount Everest summit ?
(A) Junko Tabei
(B) Bachendri Pal
(C) Dicky Dolma
(D) Alison Hargreaves

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Q8.

Which city in Maharashtra is served by Dr. Ambedkar International Airport ?
(A) Pune
(B) Kolhapur
(C) Nagpur
(D) Aurangabad

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Q9.

Which Mumbai born Britisher wrote 'The Jungle Book', a collection of 'Mowgli' fame stories ?
(A) Ruskin Bond
(B) Salman Rushdie
(C) V.S. Naipaul
(D) Rudyard Kipling

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Q10.

The Nagarhole National Park, a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, is located in which Indian state ?
(A) Kerala
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Karnataka
(D) Andhra Pradesh

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