Quiz 331: General Knowledge For All Examinations (Miscellaneous)

1.Which among the following is a landlocked sea?
(A)Timor Sea
(B)Arafura Sea
(C)Green Land Sea
(D)Aral Sea
(E)North China Sea

2.Which among the following is a correct function of Public Accounts Committee?
(A)It works under President of India and creates accounts for various ministries
(B)It works under Comptroller and Auditor General of India and prepares accounts
(C)It is a parliamentary committee which gives report on nonplan expenditures of the government
(D)It is a parliamentary committee which scrutinizes the report of the Comptroller & Auditor General of India
(E)None of the above

3.Who among the following held the office of Vice President of India for two consecutive terms?
(A)Dr. R Venkatramanan
(B)Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma
(C)Dr. VV Giri
(D)Dr. S Radhakrishnan
(E)Bhairon Singh Shekhawat

4.Who was famous as Grand Oldman of India ?
(A)Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(B)Dadabhai Naoroji
(C)Motilal Nehru
(D)Mahatma Gandhi
(E)Lala Lajpat Rai

5.In which of the following Congress Session, the pledge of Purna Swarajya was taken?
(A)Calcutta
(B)Delhi
(C)Allahabad
(D)Lahore
(E)Madras

6.Who was the first English President of Indian National Congress?
(A)William Wedderburn
(B)George Yule
(C)A O Hume
(D)Henery Cotton
(E)None of them

7.Who among the following was instrumental in designing New Delhi in collaboration with Edwin Lutyens?
(A)John Abel
(B)Thomas Warr Attwood
(C)Simon Basil
(D)Herbert Baker
(E)Richard Coad

8.In which of the following states is located Namdapha National Park?
(A)Arunachal Pradesh
(B)Mizoram
(C)Assam
(D)West Bengal
(E)Nagaland

9.In which year Teen Bigha Corridor was formally transferred to Bangladesh?
(A)1990
(B)1992
(C)1996
(D)1997
(E)1999

10.In which of the following fields Vyas Samman is given?
(A)Fims
(B)Literature
(C)Music
(D)Painting
(E)Dance

11.Charles Goodyear is known for which of the following ?
(A)Experiments on Rubber Plants
(B)Vulcanization of Rubber
(C)Invention of Radial Tyres
(D)Invention of Artificial Rubber
(E)None of them

12.At the time of Independence of India in 1947, what was women literacy ?
(A)5%
(B)8%
(C)19%
(D)22%
(E)29%

13.Which of the following books communicates the sense of empathy and compassion which is missing in medical school education in an era of high technology and reliance on computers as primary diagnostic tools?
(A)Cutting for Stone
(B)My Own Country
(C)House of Thousand Doors
(D)River & Bridge
(E)None of them

14.Who among the following is best known for his discovery and development of the first safe and effective polio vaccine.?
(A)Jonas Salk
(B)David Bodian
(C)Almroth Wright
(D)Albert Sabin
(E)Frederick F. Russell

15.Where was held the first East Asia Summit?
(A)Kuala Lumpur
(B)Cebu City
(C)Singapore
(D)Hanoi
(E)None of them

16.Which among the following is location of the first Hydro-electric Power station in India (and in Asia indeed)?
(A)Shivanasamudra Falls
(B)Banasura Sagar
(C)Krishna Raja Sagara
(D)Stanley Reservoir
(E)Hogenakal Falls

17.In which of the following country 52 U.S. diplomats were held hostage for 444 days in the end of Eightees decade?
(A)Iraq
(B)Iran
(C)USSR
(D)Afghanistan
(E)North Korea

18.Till now how many Film Actors have won Bharat Ratna?
(A)none
(B)1
(C)2
(D)3
(E)4

19.Through which film A R Rahman made his debut in Hindi Films?
(A)Roja
(B)Rangeela
(C)Drohi
(D)Daud
(E)Bombay

20.In which of the following countries Slow Food Movement took place to combat fast food?
(A)United States
(B)France
(C)Italy
(D)England
(E)Switzerland

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  • Anonymous
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    19 – Roja is the correct answer

  • Admin
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    Was Roja a Hindi Film originally ?

  • sudhir
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    rehman won filmfare for rangeela in 95

  • Anonymous
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    Roja – means rose in Tamil. Roja was dubbed in many langs too