Thursday, February 23, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 109 (GK for Railway Exams)

1. What is the effect on the density of a gas if it is heated under constant pressure?
[A]It will decrease
[B]It will increase
[C]Remains constant
[D]First increases and then decreases

2. This person has written National Anthem for two nations. Who is he?
[B]Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
[C]Rabindra Nath Tagore
[D]Sharat Chandra Chatterjee

3. The second largest Indian state in terms of area is
[C]Uttar Pradesh
[D]Madhya Pradesh

4. According to latest Census 2001, the least populated state in India is

5. Which of the following countries was earlier called Northern Rhodesia?

6. United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is headquartered at
[D]New York

7. Brettonwoods conference is related with the establishment of

8. The Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre is based at

9. Which of the following Union Territories is the largest in India, in terms of area?
[B]Dadra & Nagar Haveli
[C]Andman & Nicobar islands
[D]Daman & Diu

10. Which city is known as the ‘Garden city of India’?
[B]New Delhi

11. Marcel Corbillion Cup is associated with
[B]lawn tennis
[D]table tennis

12. 2002 Busan Asiad was the ___ edition of the game.

13. Milk is basically a type of

14. Scientific principle of electric motor was discovered by
[A]Michael Faraday
[B]B Franklin
[C]T. A. Edison
[D]Enrico Fermi

15. ‘The Sojourner’ is the name of
[A]a space observatory of Russia
[B]a vehicle deployed by NASA on Mars
[C]space shuttle to be launched by USA for exploration of Jupiter
[D]this year’s Booker Prize winning book