Wednesday, March 7, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 119(Samanya Gyan)

1. Which of the following famous inventors of all time is associated with the establishment of the world’s most admired company GE?
[A]Albert Einstein
[B]Benjamin Franklin
[C]Thomas Alva Edison
[D]Michael Faraday

2. Which of the following personalities is the architect of the Eiffel Tower?
[A]Gustavo Eiffel
[B]Cesar Pelli
[C]Mauroice Koechlin
[D]Stephen Sauvestre

3. Apparel brand ‘Color plus’ has acquired by which of the following garments major?
[A]Raymods Ltd.
[B]S. Kumars
[C]Madura Garments
[D]None of these

4. According to a recent report by Transparency International, which of the following represents the least corrupt nation of the world?

5. Which of the following represents the number of countries in the European Union that have ‘Euro’ as their common currency?

6. ‘International Literacy Day’ is observed every year on ___ throughout the world.
[A]27 Aug
[B]17 Nov
[C]8 Sep
[D]2 Dec

7. Which of the following is the name of the prepaid mobile service launched by BSNL?
[A]Cell One

8. Who Says Elephants Cannot Dance is the title of a book authored by the former chief of which of the following IT giants?

9. Who was the founder of muslim league?
[B]Sir Syed Ahmed
[C]Maulana Azad
[D]Shaukut Ali

10. Where is The Lingaraja temple located?
[B]Mount Abu

11. Who was the first Viceroy of India?
[A]Lord Dalhousie
[B]Lord Hastings
[C]Lord Canning
[D]Lord Robert Clive

12. Who was known as the author of Ancient Hindu Law?

13. What is the full name of Sri Lanka?
[A]Republic of Sri Lanka
[B]Democratic Republic of Sri Lanka
[D]None of the above

14. When was Guru Nanak born?

15. Who was the last Viceroy of India?
[A]Lord Dalhousie
[B]Lord Minto
[C]Lord Mountbatten
[D]Lord Hastings