Thursday, March 1, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 115 (GK for Competitive Exams)

1. North Korea and South Korea are divided by
[A]Durand line
[B]17th Parallel
[C]49th Parallel
[D]38th Parallel

2. Which Indian state has the least literacy rate?
[D]Arunachal Pradesh

3. SAARC was formed in

4. Which of the following is NOT the member of the European Union?
[D]United Kingdom

5. Euro was launched in 12 European Union Countries on January 1,

6. ASEAN is headquartered at
[D]Kuala Lumpur

7. Which of the following personalities is the first woman chairperson of Planning Commission of India?
[A]Vijaylakshmi Pandit
[B]Indira Gandhi
[C]Sucheta Kripalani
[D]Sarojini Naidu

8. Which of the following is the capital of Zimbabwe?

9. Who is the youngest cricketer in the world to have played 100 test matches?
[A]Shoaib Akhtar
[B]Mohammed Sami
[C]Michael Bevan
[D]Sachin Tendulkar

10. Which Indian state is inhabited by ‘Jaintiya tribes’?
[A]Arunachal Pradesh

11. Nagarjuna Sagar is a dam built over

12. TISCO was established in

13. The words ‘Satyameva Jayate’ inscribed in the State Emblem of India are taken from
[C]Sama Veda
[D]Rig Veda

14. Whose court did Kalidasa, the great Sanskrit poet adorn?
[A]Chandra Gupta II
[B]Kumar Gupta
[C]Sundra Gupta

15. Who was the founder of Magadh Empire?