Wednesday, December 21, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 48

1. The Pravasi Bhartiya Divas took place in January 2009 at…
[A]New Delhi

2. Can you identify the state in which the Indian Naval Academy that was inaugurated by the Prime minister in January 2009, is located?
[A]Tamil Nadu
[C]Andhra Pradesh

3. MCX and NCDEX are ……
[A]Commodity exchanges
[B]International Stock exchanges
[C]Computer Programmes
[D]None of the above

4. As per the FORBES latest edition which of the following persons is the richest Indian ?
[A]Azim Premji
[B]Sunil Bharti Mittal
[C]K.P. Singh
[D]Mukesh Ambani

5. Which of the following represents the venue of the 2010 Asian games?
[D]Kuala Lumpur

6. These news organization was founded in 1851 and hails from U.K. We are talking about…

7. This was the de facto capital of the terrorist organization Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). Identify it from the given options.

8. The present chairperson of the National Commission of Women is ...
[A]Vandana Shiva
[B]Mohini Giri
[C]Vrinda Karat
[D]Girija Vyas

9. Riva, Nippon and JFE are the famous name of the companies that belongs to the field of ...
[A]oil exploration
[B]steel production
[C]building construction
[D]electronic equipment manufacturing

10. Appa Sherpa created a new world record by climbing Mt. Everest for the record ____time in May 2009.

11. The First Indian BPO firm to be listed on NASDAQ was...
[A]IBM Daksh
[D]EXL Services

12. Can you identify the first telecom operator of India that launched 3G mobile services in India recently?
[C]Reliance Infocomm

13. Which of the following countries is the present president of the G-8 Group of nations for the year 2009?

14. Mr. Barack Obama was appointed as the ____President of United States of America in January 2009.

15. Identify the name of this Japanese satellite that was launched in the beginning of 2009 meant specifically to monitor Greenhouse emissions.