Saturday, November 26, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 27

1. Which city, founded by Udasi Sikhs Guru Ram Rai, is capital of Uttarakhand?

2. By what Indian name is the fighter aircraft 'Jaguar', jointly developed by Britain and France, inducted into Indian Air Force (IAF) fleet?

3. Who invented Hovercraft?
[A]Karl Benz
[B]David Bushnell
[C]Christopher Cockerell
[D]Etienne Oehmichen

4. According to Mahabharat, who was the last Commander-in-Chief of Kaurava army?

5. Which is not a part of our parliament?
[B]Lok Sabha
[C]Rajya Sabha
[D]Supreme Court

6. The Althing, the oldest functioning legislative assembly in world, is the parliament of which country?

7. Where are the headquarters of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) situated?
[D]The Hague

8. Vishvambhar Mishra was the original name of which spiritual guru?
[A]Swami Vivekanand
[B]Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
[C]Swami Dayanand Saraswati
[D]Swami Prabhupada

9. Zakumi, a leopard, is the official mascot of which tournament?
[A]Commonwealth Games 2010
[B]FIFA Football World Cup 2010
[C]Cricket World Cup 2011
[D]Olympic Games 2012

10. Which is the only metal that exists in liquid form at normal room temprature (25 degree Celsius)?

11. Which conquerer was born in Macedonia (Europe), died in Babylon (Asia) and buried in Alexandria (Africa)?
[A]Genghis Khan
[B]Attila the Hun
[C]Napolean Bonaparte
[D]Alexander the Great

12. On 2nd July 1972, with which Pakistani leader did Indira Gandhi sign Shimla Agreement?
[A]Ayub Khan
[B]Yahya Khan
[C]Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
[D]Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

13. Who is the Chairman of the National Knowledge Commission?
[A]Sam Pitroda
[C]Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
[D]A.P.J.Abdul Kalam

14. In human body, Bile is produced by which organ?

15. On 7th April 1875, in which city did Swami Dayanand Saraswati found the Arya Samaj?