Sunday, February 26, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 112 (SNAP GK)

1. K.C. Neyogy was the
[A]first chair person of finance commission of India
[B]first governor of RBI
[C]first finance minister of Independent India
[D]None of these

2. ‘Sugar Bowl of India’, is
[A]Madhya Pradesh
[B]Uttar Pradesh

3. Approximately 90 percent of the earth’s crust is made up of
[A]metamorphic rocks
[B]sedimentary rocks
[C]igneous rocks
[D]None of these

4. Who among the following is credited with the invention of polio vaccine?
[A]Louis Pasteur
[B]Albert Sabin
[C]Jonas Salk
[D]Alexander Flemming

5. Pick the odd one out.
[A]Juan Antonio Samaranch
[B]Perez de Cuellar
[C]Boutros-Boutros Ghali
[D]Kofi Annan

6. Which of the following countries is also known as ‘Dairy of Northern Europe’?

7. Currency of Denmark is

8. Who was the person behind the ‘Kuka movement’?
[A]Kunwar Singh
[B]V B Phadke
[C]Guru Ram Singh
[D]Sir Syed Ahmad Khan

9. In the 552 — strong Lok Sabha, how many members are there from the Union Territories?

10. Which of the following personalities gave ‘The Laws of Heredity’?
[A]Robert Hook
[B]G. J. Mendel
[C]Charles Darwin
[D]William Harvey

11. Name the personality who was also known as Deshbandhu.
[A]S. Radhakrishanan
[B]G. K. Gokhale
[C]Chittaranjan Das
[D]Madan Mohan Malviya

12. Which of the following is NOT the language enshrined in the eighth schedule of the Indian Constitution, as the language of the state?

13. The capital of Uttaranchal is
[B]Dehra Dun
[D]None of these

14. The Dewang Mehta award is given in the field of
[D]None of these

15. Which of the following represents the Finance Commissions that have been set-up so far?