General Knowledge Quiz 247


Who established the Belur Math in West Bengal?
(A) Swami Vivekananda
(B) Swami Dayanand Saraswati
(C) Swami Shraddhanand
(D) Ramakrishna Paramahansa

Answer: Swami Vivekananda

On which part of the body is the hansli worn?
(A) Neck
(B) Toe
(C) Waist
(D) Ankle

Answer: Neck

Who was the lyricist of J.P.Dutta's 'Border'?
(A) Javed Akhtar
(B) Sameer
(C) Kaifi Azmi
(D) Anand Bakshi

Answer: Javed Akhtar

Which of these is true about the food item Sheermal?
(A) It is a mutton preparation
(B) It is a sweet dish
(C) It is a soup
(D) It is a type of bread

Answer: It is a type of bread

In 1902, on which of these falls was Asia's first hydroelectric project established?
(A) Shivasamudram
(B) Hundru
(C) Dudhsagar
(D) Hirni

Answer: Shivasamudram

In 1770, where was The Bank of India, first bank of India, set up?
(A) Pune
(B) Mumbai
(C) Guwahati
(D) Kolkata

Answer: Kokata

What is 'paisley'?
(A) A type of architecture
(B) A type of shawl
(C) A type of printing
(D) A type of food

Answer: A type of printing

Which of these games is generally played in the two versions, auction or contract?
(A) Bridge
(B) Bray
(C) Black Jack
(D) Baccarat

Answer: Bridge

Which festival is celebrated in Ahmedabad coinciding with the festival of Makar Sankranti?
(A) Dangs Darbar
(B) Dhuleti
(C) International Kite Festival
(D) Navratri

Answer: International Kite Festival

How is June 20 celebrated by the United Nations?
(A) Green Earth Day
(B) World Refugee Day
(C) World Health Day
(D) World Nature Day

Answer: World Refugee Day