Quiz 71: Basic GK Questions for All Examinations

1. Who among the following is the Supreme Commander of Indian armed forces ?
[A]President of India
[B]Vice President of India
[C]Prime Minister of India
[D]Defense Minister of India


2. Who among the following has authored the famous book ‘India Wins Freedom’ ?
[A]Jawahar Lal Nehru
[B]Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
[C]Sardar Patel
[D]Dr. Rajendra Prasad


3. Jatiyo Sansad is the parliament of which among the following country ?
[A]Afghanistan
[B]Nepal
[C]Bangladesh
[D]None of them


4. In 1612, at which among the following places, the British established their first factory (trading post) in India ?
[A]Kochin
[B]Surat
[C]Kassim Bazar
[D]Hughli


5. Velodrome is an arena for which among the following sporting events ?
[A]Lawn Tennis
[B]Ice Hockey
[C]Track Cycling
[D]Formula 1 racing


6. Which among the following scientists was known as ‘Wizard of Menlo Park’ ?
[A]Thomas Alva Edison
[B]F. A. Davis
[C]Michael Faraday
[D]Joseph Henry


7. Which among the rulers of Magadh founded the city of Patliputra (Patna) on the bank of river Ganges?
[A]Chandragupta Maurya
[B]Ajatshatru
[C]Bimbisara
[D]Bindusara


8. In which year Robert Edwin Peary became the first person to reach the North Pole ?
[A]1906
[B]1909
[C]1911
[D]1912


9. In which city is the dargah (tomb) of sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti located ?
[A]Delhi
[B]Ghaziabad
[C]Ajmer
[D]Gwalior


10. In which year, Vijay Laxmi Pandit became the first woman President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) ?
[A]1949
[B]1951
[C]1953
[D]1954


11. What is the name of India’s first nuclear reactor ?
[A]Cirius
[B]Apsara
[C]Dhruva
[D]Kamini


12. Mahatama Gandhi had launched his first Satyagraha in India from which among the following places?
[A]Kheda
[B]Bardoli
[C]Champaran
[D]Sabarmati


13. Which among the following Indian classical dance form was developed by Siddhendra Yogi from Bhamakalapam dance drama ?
[A]Kuchipudi
[B]Odissi
[C]Yakshagana
[D]Kathkali


14. Which of the following European countries is known as the ‘Land of a thousand lakes’ ?
[A]Norway
[B]Sweden
[C]Finland
[D]Estonia


15. Sadakat Ashram memorial in Patna is dedicated to which former President of India ?
[A]Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[B]V V Giri
[C]Muhammad Hidayatullah
[D]Basappa Danappa Jatti

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