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Saturday, October 29, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 1

1. In which city is the headquarters of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) located?
[A]New Delhi
[B]Chennai
[C]Mumbai
[D]Kolkata



2. Which country was first to give the "right to vote" to women in elections?
[A]Norway
[B]Finland
[C]New Zealand
[D]Australia



3. Who wrote "Vande Mataram"?
[A]Kavi Pradeep
[B]Mohammed Iqbal
[C]Bankimchandra Chatterjee
[D]Rabindranath Tagore



4. Kumbh Mela at Ujjain held on the banks of river _________
[A]Kaveri
[B]Krishna
[C]Kshipra
[D]Ganga



5. Which city in India is also known as "Brasscity"?
[A]Aligarh
[B]Moradabad
[C]Banaras
[D]Meerut



6. Which Indian city has world's longest railway platform?
[A]Kharagpur (W.Bengal)
[B]Secunderabad (A.P.)
[C]Jamnagar(Gujrat)
[D]Jabalpur(M.P.)



7. In which city "Central Potato Research Institute (CPRI)" is located?
[A]Raipur
[B]Delhi
[C]Lucknow
[D]Shimla



8. With which musical instrument is Pt. Ravi Shankar associated?
[A]Santoor
[B]Sitar
[C]Tabla
[D]Sarod



9. 'Daughter of the East' book is the autobiography of which Asian woman leader?
[A]Benazir Bhutto
[B]Aung San Suu Kyi
[C]Maghawati Sukarnoputri
[D]Indira Gandhi



10. Who was the first president of the Indian National Congress?
[A]Badruddin Tyabji
[B]Dadabhai Nauroji
[C]Pherozeshah Mehta
[D]Womesh Chandra Bonerjee



11. Who is the only Indian cricketer to have taken all 10 wickets in a Test innings?
[A]Anil Kumble
[B]Narendra Hirwani
[C]Bishen Singh Bedi
[D]Kapil Dev



12. Who was the first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award?
[A]Geet Sethi
[B]Vishwanathan Anand
[C]Sachin Tendulkar
[D]Pullela Gopichand



13. Java Trench, also known as Sunda Trench, is the deepest point in which ocean?
[A]Arctic Ocean
[B]Indian Ocean
[C]Atlantic Ocean
[D]Pacific Ocean



14. What term is used to refer the large number which is formed by writing digit 1 followed by 100 zeros?
[A]Googol
[B]Octillion
[C]Trillion
[D]Billion



15. In Computers terminology, One Byte equals to how many Bits?
[A]1024
[B]216
[C]8
[D]4



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