Saturday, October 29, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 2

1. What was the original name of renowned Hindi and Urdu writer Munshi Premchand?
[A]Sampooran Singh Kalra
[B]Akhtar Hussain Rizvi
[C]Dhanpatrai Srivastava
[D]Raghupati Sahay

2. Which state in India has minimum population?
[A]Arunachal Pradesh

3. Which Mughal emperor assumed the title of 'Alamgir' (Conqueror of the world)?

4. Which gas is commonly known as 'Laughing Gas'?
[C]Carbon di oxide
[D]Nitrous Oxide

5. Garba dance is native of which Indian state?
[B]West Bengal

6. Which city in India is also known as "Steel City"?

7. Alpha is the first letter of Greek alphabet. Which is the last?

8. Where did Lord Mahavira, the last of 24 tirthankars in Jain tradition, attain Nirvana?
[A]Pawapuri (Bihar)
[B]Kushinagar (U.P.)
[C]Kolkata (W.Bengal)
[D]Nanded (Maharashtra)

9. Apart from Russia, the territory of which country lies in both Europe and Asia continents?

10. Who was the first President of Pakistan?
[A]Muhammad Ali Jinnah
[B]Ayub Khan
[C]Iskandar Mirza
[D]Liaquat Ali Khan

11. Which hill station was the summer capital of British India?

12. Which religion's holy book is known as "Zend Avesta"?

13. Who is the first woman Air Marshal of India Air Force (IAF)?
[A]Padmavathy Bandopadhyay
[B]Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya
[C]Harita Kaur Deol
[D]Punita Arora

14. 'Royal Bengal', 'Sumatran', 'Malayan' and 'Siberian' are the species of which member of cat family?

15. In 1998, which internet search engine company was co-founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin?
[A]Alta Vista