Sunday, February 19, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 105 (GK Quiz)

1. The first Indian state where the President’s rule was imposed in the year 1951 was ...
[A]Uttar Pradesh

2. Which of the following Indian states has the lowest sex ratio (number of females per thousand males)?
[A]West Bengal
[D]Uttar Pradesh

3. Which of the following is NOT a work of Salman Rushdie?
[A]Moor’s Last Sigh
[B]Midnight’s Children
[C]Shalimar The Clown
[D]The Piano Teacher

4. International Labor Day is celebrated on ___every year.

5. Who wrote Ramayana?
[B]Maharishi Valmiki
[D]None of these

6. Who is credited with the construction of the Grand Trunk road?
[A]Tipu Sultan
[C]Shershah Suri

7. Which of the following is also known as “ Silicon valley of India”?

8. This personality is also considered as the Father of computers. Can you name him from the given options?
[A]Blaise Pascal
[B]Alan M. Turing
[C]Charles Babbage
[D]None of these

9. Peace Palace is the official headquarters of

10. Find the odd one out.

11. Which of the following is the capital of ‘the land of midnight sun’?

12. Christiana is the former name of which of the following cities?

13. She is the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court in India. Can you identify her from the given options?
[A]M. Fathima Bibi
[B]Leila Seth
[C]Kadambini Ganguli
[D]Dina Vakil

14. Who is the first Indian to have crossed the English Channel?
[A]Mihir Gupta
[B]Mihir Sharma
[C]Mihir Sen
[D]Mihir Mukherjee

15. Mohiniattam is a dance form from
[A]Andhra Pradesh
[C]Tamil Nadu