Friday, November 4, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 6

1. Which is the highest civilian award in India?
[A]Bharat Ratna
[B]Padam Vibhushan
[C]Padam Bhushan
[D]Padam Shri

2. Who wrote the patriotic song `Saare Jahan Se Achcha'?
[A]Kavi Pradeep
[B]Muhammad Iqbal
[C]Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
[D]Rabindranath Tagore

3. Which medal did Abhinav Bindra win in the air rifle event at the Asian Games championship held at Kuwait?
[D]No medal

4. Which Libyan long-serving ruler was killed recently?
[A]Muammar Gaddafi
[B]Bashar Al-Assad
[C]Mustafa Abdel Jalil
[D]None of the above

5. Name the doctor who has been honoured with the 40th Dhanvantari Award.
[A]Dr. Naresh Trehan
[B]Dr. Abha
[C]Dr. B.S.Singhal

6. Guru Shikhar, in Mount Abu, is the highest peak of which mountain range?

7. What was the name of Maharana Pratap's faithful horse?

8. Who has written the book "Business at the speed of thought"?
[A]Narayan Murthy
[B]Azim Premji
[C]Bill Gates
[D]Larry Ellison

9. Graphite and Diamond are allotropes of which element?

10. Who created fictional character Harry Potter?
[A]Ruskin Bond
[C]Enid Blyton

11. What is the full name of CBI, India's intelligence agency?
[A]Central Bureau of Investigation
[B]Central Bureau of Intelligence
[C]Central Bureaucratic Intelligence
[D]Central Board of Investigation

12. What is the name of world's first Personal Supercomputer, which is upto 250 times faster than standard PCs?
[D]Deep Blue

13. Who is the Supreme Commander of Indian armed forces?
[A]Prime Minister
[B]Defence Minister
[D]Chief of Army Staff

14. What is the name of India's first nuclear reactor?

15. Who signs one rupee currency note of India?
[A]RBI Governor
[B]Finance Secretary
[C]Finance Minister