Wednesday, November 9, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 8

1. Who authored Hindu holy book Ramayana?
[C]Ved Vyas

2. In first battle of Panipat, Babar defeated which Lodhi ruler to establish Mughals in India?
[A]Sikandar Lodhi
[B]Ibrahim Lodhi
[C]Daulat Lodhi
[D]Bahlul Lodhi

3. How do we better know film actor Rajeev Bhatia?
[B]Mithun Chakraborthy
[C]Sanjeev Kumar
[D]Akshay Kumar

4. Which is the birth place of Gautam Buddha?

5. Which Mughal emperor built the largest mosque,Jama Masjid at Delhi, in India?

6. Which freedom fighter is also known as Lokmanya?
[A]Lala Lajpat Rai
[B]Gopal Krishan Gokhle
[C]Jai Praksha Narain
[D]Bal Gangadhar Tilak

7. The book `Beyond The Last Blue Mountain' written by R.M.Lala is the biography of which industrialist?
[B]Dhirubhai Ambani
[C]Jamnalal Bajaj

8. Who coined the name `Pakistan'?
[A]Muhammad Ali Jinnah
[B]Allama Iqbal
[C]Liaquat Ali Khan
[D]Chaudhary Rahmat Ali

9. With which game is Mary Ann Gomes associated?
[A]Table Tennis
[D]Lawn Tennis

10. Which former heavyweight champion who handed Muhammad Ali his first defeat died on Nov 7,2011 at the age of 67 due to Cancer?
[A]Joe Frazier
[B]Mike Tyson
[C]Rocky Marciano
[D]Julio César Chávez

11. Abu Salem, a key accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, extradited to India from which country?

12. Which company has withdrawn its controversial 'Bai commercial', which poked fun at Shiney Ahuja, after the actor initiated legal action against the company?
[C]Lava Mobile
[D]Micromax Mobile

13. Which is the largest animal in world?
[C]Orang Utan
[D]Blue Whale

14. Areawise, which is the smallest state in India?

15. Where is Indian Institute of Science(IISC) situated?
[A]New Delhi