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Saturday, November 26, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 25

1. Who founded the 'Pushti Marg' (path of divine grace) sect of the Hindu religion?
[A]Adi Shankaracharya

2. Greenland, the largest island in world, is the part of which country?

3. In 1998, who became the first Indian ever to be awarded the Wharton School Dean's Medal?
[B]Dhirubhai Ambani
[C]N.R.Narayana Murthy
[D]Azim Premji

4. According to Hindu mythology, which warrior was the possessor of 'Chanrdrahas' sword?

5. 'Struggle for Existence' book is the autobiography of which Indian woman leader?
[C]Sushma Swaraj
[D]Mamta Banerjee

6. Who directed 'Raja Harishchandra' (1913), the first totally indigenous Indian feature film?
[A]Ardeshir Irani
[B]Dadasaheb Phalke
[D]Sohrab Modi

7. Which gas is used to disinfect water in swimming pools?

8. On the banks of which river is the city of Jammu, the winter capital of Jammu & Kashmir, situated?

9. The Grand Trunk Road (GT Road), running from Peshawar in Pakistan to Sonargaon in Bangladesh, was built by which ruler?
[C]Sher Shah Suri

10. Who invented Smallpox Vaccine?
[A]Jonas Salk
[B]Frederick Banting
[C]Edward Jenner
[D]Louis Pasteur

11. Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia, the largest Hindu temple in the world, is dedicated to which God?

12. In which city is the Indian Institute of Pulses Research located?

13. Who directed Oscar award winning short documentary film 'Smile Pinki' (2008)?
[A]Danny Boyle
[B]Megan Mylan
[C]Andrew Stanton
[D]Gus Van Sant

14. Which is the longest National Highways in India?
[A]Kolkata - Hazira (NH6)
[B]Chennai - Baharagora (NH5)
[C]Varanasi - Kanyakumari (NH7)
[D]Pathankot - Samakhiali (NH15)

15. Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education is located in which city?