General Knowledge Quiz 95


Q1.

'Zindagi Ka Karvan' book is an autobiography of which former Prime Minister of India ?
(A) Chandrashekhar
(B) Morarji Desai
(C) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
(D) Vishwanath Pratap Singh

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Q2.

Which Indian state was originally known as the North East Frontier Agency (NEFA) ?
(A) Manipur
(B) Meghalaya
(C) Arunachal Pradesh
(D) Nagaland

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Q3.

Which among the following instrument is used for maesuring wind speed ?
(A) Anemometer
(B) Hygrometer
(C) Galvanometer
(D) Spectrometer

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Q4.

Which strait connects the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean ?
(A) Strait of Malacca
(B) Strait of Magellan
(C) Strait of Gibraltar
(D) Strait of Hormuz

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Q5.

Which national film award is given to the 'Best Feature Film on National Integration' ?
(A) Indira Gandhi Award
(B) Nargis Dutt Award
(C) Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus)
(D) Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus)

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Q6.

Which coastal town in Gujarat is world famous for its ship-breaking industry ?
(A) Okha
(B) Kandla
(C) Alang
(D) Veraval

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Q7.

In which sport do sportswoman Jhulan Goswami, Mithali Raj, Anjum Chopra, Rumeli Dhar and Amita Sharma represent India ?
(A) Hockey
(B) Tennis
(C) Badminton
(D) Cricket

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Q8.

In the Earth's crust, which chemical element has the largest share of 47 percent in terms of weight ?
(A) Iron
(B) Silicon
(C) Oxygen
(D) Aluminium

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Q9.

In which battle, fought near the banks of Chenab river, did the British Army decisively defeat Sikh Army and annex the Sikh Kingdom of the Punjab to the British Empire ?
(A) Battle of Buxar (1764)
(B) Battle of Plassey (1757)
(C) Battle of Surat (1664)
(D) Battle of Gujarat (1849)

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Q10.

Which Ramon Magsaysay Award winner, popularly known as Water Man, founded an NGO called 'Tarun Bharat Sangh' near Alwar in Rajasthan to work on watershed projects & rain-water harvesting ?
(A) Sandeep Pandey
(B) Rajendra Singh
(C) Mahesh Chandra Mehta
(D) Arvind Kejriwal

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