Monday, October 31, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 3

1. What was the original name of Aligarh Muslim University?
[A]Mohammeden Anglo-Oriental College
[B]Aligarh College of Science
[C]Muslim College
[D]Mohammeden Aligarh University

2. Who was the first Indian woman to win Miss Asia Pacific title in 1970?
[A]Rita Faria
[B]Zeenat Aman
[C]Tara Anne Fonseca
[D]Diya Mirza

3. Where is the headquarters of United Nations (UN) located?
[A]Vienna (Austria)
[B]Washington (USA)
[C]Geneva (Switzerland)
[D]New York (USA)

4. Who wrote the famous novel 'Devdas'?
[A]Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
[B]Sharat Chandra Chatterjee
[C]Sanjay Leela Bhansali
[D]Bibhuti Bhushan Bandopadhyay

5. Who presided over the first session of the All India Trade Union Cogress in 1920?
[A]Shripad Amrut Dange
[B]Lala Lajpat Rai

6. In which sport, each team consists of four male and four female players?

7. What is the cause of infectious disease Athlete's Foot?

8. Which metal is used to make electric bulb filaments?

9. Which is the most spoken language in the world?

10. Naxalbari village, the birth place of Naxalite Movement, is located in which state?
[C]West Bengal

11. Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu is famous for which industry?

12. What is the name of Morarji Desai's samadhi in Ahmedabad?
[A]Narayan Ghat
[B]Abhay Ghat
[C]Vijay Ghat
[D]Raj Ghat

13. Which natural sugar is found in the milk?

14. For writing the Punjabi language, which Sikh guru developed the Gurumukhi script?
[A]Guru Arjan
[B]Guru Ram Das
[C]Guru Amar Das
[D]Guru Angad

15. On 18 March 1965, who became the first human to walk in the space?
[A]Yuri Gagarin
[B]Alexey Leonov
[C]Neil Armstrong
[D]Buzz Aldrin