General Knowledge Quiz 89


Q1.

What name is given to the metallurgical process used to coat steel or iron with zinc ?
(A) Carbonization
(B) Vulcanization
(C) Pasteurization
(D) Galvanization

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Q2.

Which award is presented by the government of India for excellence in sports coaching ?
(A) Arjuna Award
(B) Dronacharya Award
(C) Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
(D) Dhyan Chand Award

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Q3.

On 26 January 1950, who became the first Chief Justice (CJ) of India ?
(A) Sukumar Sen
(B) Harilal J. Kania
(C) Ganesh Vasudeo Mavlankar
(D) S.V. Krishnamoorthy

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Q4.

Which Indian state would you be in if you were enjoying sun bath at Devbagh Beach ?
(A) Karnataka
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Andhra Pradesh
(D) West Bengal

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Q5.

What is the collective name of ancient Indian texts 'Arthved' (science of sociology and economics), 'Dhanurved' (science of defence and war), Gandharvaved' (science of music) and 'Ayurved' (science of life) ?
(A) Vedas
(B) Upnishads
(C) Upvedas
(D) Vedangas

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Q6.

In which city of Punjab is the Rail Coach Factory, the passenger coach manufacturing unit of Indian Railways, located ?
(A) Amritsar
(B) Ludhiana
(C) Jalandhar
(D) Kapurthala

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Q7.

'Idols', 'One Day Wonders' and 'Runs n Ruins' books are authored by which Indian cricketer ?
(A) Kapil Dev
(B) Sandeep Patil
(C) Sunil Gavaskar
(D) E.A.S. Prasanna

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Q8.

Saint Helena island, located in the South Atlantic Ocean, is the Overseas Territory of which country ?
(A) Canada
(B) Germany
(C) United Kingdom
(D) United States of America

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Q9.

Which European city houses the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), a specialised agency that leads international efforts to defeat hunger ?
(A) Rome (Italy)
(B) Vienna (Austria)
(C) Paris (France)
(D) Brussels (Belgium)

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Q10.

What is the motto of the Indian Coast Guard, the fourth armed force of India ?
(A) Seva Parmo Dharma
(B) Veerta Aur Vivek
(C) Bharat Mata Ki Jai
(D) Vayam Rakshamah

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