Friday, January 27, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 88

1. Match the correct combination in the following:
Country President
(i) Ghana (a) Umaru Yar’Adua
(ii) Tanzania (b) Yoweri Museveni
(iii) Nigeria (c) John Agyekum Kufuor
(iv) Uganda (d) Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete
[A] i-a, ii-d, iii-c, iv-b
[B] i-c, ii-d, iii-a, iv-b
[C] i-b, ii-a, iii-c, iv-d
[D] i-a, ii-b, iii-d, iv-c

2. Idea has bought the Modi’s stake valued at Rs 2,175 crore in __________ company.
[A] Modi Healthcare
[B] Modi Telstra Ltd
[C] Hutch
[D] Spice Communications

3. With which of the following country, India currently does not have a Preferential Trade Agreement?
[A] Sri Lanka
[B] Thailand
[C] Chile
[D] Peru

4. “Snacking ka meetha funda” is ad line associated with
[A] Haldiram Sweets
[B] Parle Krackjack
[C] Cadbury’s Bytes
[D] None of these

5. Match the following:
State Festival Fair
(i) Bihar (a) Chhath (A) Madai Fair
(ii) Andhra Pradesh (b) Gugga Naumi (B) Yellaramma Jatara
(iii) Harayana (c) Margazh (C) Sonepur Cattle Fair
(iv) Madhya Pradesh (d) Koqsar (D) Basdoda Fair
[A] i-a-D, ii-b-B, iii-c-C, iv-d-A
[B] i-d-C, ii-c-B, iii-a-A, iv-b-D
[C] i-a-C, ii-c-B, iii-b-D, iv-d-A
[D] i-b-A, ii-a-C, iii-d-D, iv-c-B

6. Fortune hotels is a part of
[A] Welcome group
[B] Taj group
[C] Best Western
[D] None of these

7. Match the correct combination in the following:
Age Period Composer
(i) Medieval (a) 476-1400 AD (A) Johann Christian Bach
(ii) Renaissance (b) 1400-1600 AD (B) Gioacchino Rossini
(iii) Baroque (c) 1600-1760 AD (C) Thomas Campion
(iv) Classical (d) 1730-1820 AD (D) Dante Alighieri
(v) Romantic (e) 1850-1910 AD (E) William Byrd
[A] i-a-E, ii-b-C, iii-c-D, iv-d-A, v-e-B
[B] i-a-D, ii-b-A, iii-c-B, iv-d-C, v-e-E
[C] i-a-A, ii-b-C, iii-c-E, iv-d-D, v-e-B
[D] i-a-D, ii-b-E, iii-c-C, iv-d-A, v-e-B

8. Fortune, Warrior, Windsor, Perfect, are famous brands from
[A] Grasim
[B] Raymonds
[C] Liberty
[D] Action

9. State wise largest producers of following crops (in quantity) are given in descending order. Mark which is not correct combination:
S.No Crops States
[A] Sugarcane Uttar Padesh, Maharastra, Tamil Nadu
[B] Coffee Karnataka, Kerala, Tamilnadu
[C] Wheat Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana
[D] Soybeans Madhya Pradesh, Maharastra, Rajastan

10. Which of the following countries is not a member of the SAARC?
[A] China
[B] India
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Pakistan

11. Match the correct combination in the following:
Cartoon Characters Creators
(i) Asterix (a) Bill Watterson
(ii) Dilbert (b) Jim Davis
(iii) Calvin and Hobbes (c) Charles Schulz
(iv) Peanuts (d) Albert Uderzo & Rene Goscinny
(v) Garfield (e) Scott Adams
[A] i-a, ii-c, iii-b, iv-e, v-d
[B] i-d, ii-e, iii-a, iv-c, v-b
[C] i-b, ii-d, iii-a, iv-e, v-c
[D] i-c, ii-a, iii-b, iv-d, v-e

12. “Nobody delivers Kerala Better” is a catch line of
[A] Kerela Tourism
[B] Malyala Manorma
[C] Sagar Ratna
[D] Dasaprakash

13. Match the correct combination in the following:
Actresses Featured in a James Bond Movie
(i) Izabella Scorupco (a) The World is not enough
(ii) Teri Hatcher (b) Die Another Day
(iii) Sophie Marceau (c) Golden Eye
(iv) Roasmund Pike (d) Tomorrow Never Dies
[A] i-c, ii-d, iii-a, iv-b
[B] i-a, ii-c, iii-d, iv-b
[C] i-c, ii-d, iii-b, iv-a
[D] i-a, ii-b, iii-c, iv-b

14. “World No Tobacco day” is observed on which of the following days?
[A] 1st May
[B] 10th May
[C] 21st May
[D] 31st May

15. Match the correct combination in the following:
Painter Title of Creation
(i) Leonardo Da Vinci (a) The Last Supper
(ii) Jonannes Vermeer (b) The descent from the cross
(iii) Vincent Van Gogh (c) Starry Night
(iv) Rembrandt Harmensz Van Rijn (d) Christ in the house of Martha and Mary
(v) Salvador Dali (e) The disintegration of the persistence of memory
[A] i-a, ii-d, iii-c, iv-b, v-e
[B] i-a, ii-b, iii-c, iv-d, v-e
[C] i-c, ii-d, iii-e, iv-b, v-a
[D] i-e, ii-b, iii-d, iv-c, v-a