Friday, March 2, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 116 (Exam GK)

1. Who among the following leaders died as a result of injuries sustained during a protest demonstration against Simon Commission?
[A]BG Tilak
[B]GK Gokhale
[C]Dadabai Naoroji
[D]Lala Lajpat Rai

2. Who founded the city of Amritsar?
[A]Maharaja Ranjith Singh
[B]Guru Ram Das
[C]Guru Gobind Singh
[D]Guru Teg Bahadur

3. Who designed the famous assault rifle AK – 47?
[A]Paul Harris
[B]Mikhail Kalashnikov
[C]Gary Kirsten
[D]Kenneth Kaunda

4. The principle of ‘Blood and Iron’ is associated with which world leader?
[A]Winston Churchill
[B]Otto Von Bismarck

5. Who among the Indian prime Minister raised the slogan ‘Jai Jawan Jai Kisan’?
[A]Indira Gandhi
[B]Lal Bahadur Shastri
[C]Jawaharlal Nehru
[D]Rajiv Gandhi

6. Who was the first chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India?
[A]Vikram Sarabhai
[B]Homi J Bhaba
[D]Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar

7. The concept of Public Interest Litigation originated in
[A]United Kingdom

8. Which of the following was considered by Ambedkar as ‘the heart and soul of constitution’?
[A]Freedom of speech
[B]Right to equality
[C]Right to constitutional remedies
[D]Right to freedom of religion

9. Panchsheel was enunciated in

10. Who was the permanent chairman of the Constituent Assembly?
[A]BR Ambedkar
[B]Dr Rajendra Prasad
[C]Sardar Vallabhai Patel
[D]Lord Mountbatten

11. Who appoints the judges of the Supreme Court and High Court?
[A]Prime Minister
[B]Law Minister
[D]Speaker of Lok Sabha

12. In India, the largest number of newspapers are published in

13. The Indian Institute of Science is located at

14. What is the name of India’s first research station set up in Antarctica?
[A]Dakshin Gangotri
[D]None of these

15. Which of the following bank was conducting transactions on behalf of British Government till 1935?
[A]Reserve Bank of India
[B]Imperial Bank of India
[C]Hindustan Bank
[D]None of these