Monday, November 7, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 7

1. Which luxury train travels through Maharashtra and includes Goa in its journey?
[A]Golden Chariot
[B]The Deccan Odyssey
[C]Heritage on Wheels
[D]Palace on Wheels

2. Pascal is the unit of ?
[C]Distance between stars

3. What is the direction of rotation of earth on its axis?
[A]East to West
[B]West to East
[C]North to South
[D]South to North

4. Which architect designed the city of Chandigarh?
[A]Herbert Baker
[B]Edwin Lutyens
[C]Le Corbusier
[D]Charles D'Costa

5. Which freedom fighter authored the book Discovery of India?
[A]Lala Lajpat Rai
[B]Bhagat Singh
[C]Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[D]Jawaharlal Nehru

6. According to Mahabahrat, who was Abhimanyu's mother?

7. What line connects the points on a map that have the same temprature?

8. Which dynasty's rulers built Khajuraho temples?

9. Who was the first person to address the United Nations in Hindi?
[A]Jawahar Lal Nehru
[B]Indira Gandhi
[C]Atal Behari Vajpayee
[D]Morarji Desai

10. Who is the ex-officio chairman of Rajya Sabha?
[B]Vice President
[C]Prime Minister
[D]Lok Sabha Speaker

11. The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) is located in which hill station?

12. Who was the first woman in the world to fly MIG?
[A]Kalpana Chawla
[B]Suman Sharma
[C]Prem Mathur
[D]Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

13. Who received hoover medal for 2008?
[A]APJ Abdul kalam
[B]M. Hasan Nouri
[C]Charles H. Thornton
[D]Sudabeh Shoja

14. Najib Razak is the Prime Minister of which country?

15. With which game is Yuki Bhambri associated?
[A]Table Tennis
[D]Lawn Tennis