Tuesday, November 22, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 20

1. Which is the principal ore of Mercury?

2. To measure hardness of minerals, which scale is used?

3. Who was the first Jain Tirthankar?
[A]Rishabh Dev

4. Which imaginary line, located at zero degrees latitude, divides the earth into Northern and Southern hemispheres?
[A]Prime Meridian
[C]Tropic of Cancer
[D]Tropic of Capricorn

5. Which is the largest brackish water lake in India?
[A]Wular Lake,
[B]Pulicat Lake
[C]Kaliveli Lake
[D]Chilka Lake

6. Whose birthday on 29 August is celebrated as `National Sports Day' in India?
[B]Dhyan Chand
[C]Milkha Singh
[D]Wilson Jones

7. In 2010, which Asian city will host Commonwealth Games?
[C]New Delhi
[D]Kuala Lumpur

8. In which city are the headquarters of European Union (EU) located?
[C]New York

9. Who was the first Indian to win All England Open Badminton Championships Singles title?
[A]Prakash Nath
[B]Prakash Padukone
[C]Nandu M. Natekar
[D]Pullela Gopichand

10. In which city is the Netaji Subhash National Institute of Sports situated?

11. Which associate of Mahatma Gandhi founded Paunar Ashram near Wardha in Maharashtra?
[A]Baba Amte
[D]Vinoba Bhave

12. Which among the following is not a Prime number?

13. In humans, the deficiency of Vitamin C leads to which disease?
[D]Nyctalopia (Night Blindness)

14. Phobos and Deimos are two moons (natural satellite) of which planet?

15. In 1612, where did the British establish their first factory (trading post) in India?

1 comment:

Unknown said...

many of answer are not update so plz update answer