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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

General Knowledge Quiz - 30

1. Millennium Dome, where Priyanka Chopra was crowned Miss World in 2000, is located in which European city?
[A]Paris (France)
[B]London (UK)
[C]Moscow (Russia)
[D]Rome (Italy)

2. Which medieval empire did Harihar I and Bukka Raya I found in 1336?
[A]Chola Empire
[B]Maurya Empire
[C]Kushan Empire
[D]Vijayanagar Empire

3. Who wrote the novel 'Train to Pakistan'?
[B]Mulk Raj Anand
[C]Khushwant Singh
[D]Dharamvir Bharti

4. What element is added to steel (which is iron with a little carbon) to make stainless steel?

5. In addition to five permanemt members, how many non-permanent members does UN Security Council have?

6. With reference to Radio broadcasting, what is the full form of `FM'?
[A]Free Music
[B]Free Mobile
[C]Frequency Modulation
[D]Frequency Multiplication

7. Who is the first indian cricketer to take Hat Trick in Test Cricket?
[A]Chetan Sharma
[B]Kapil Dev
[C]Harbhajan Singh
[D]Irfan Pathan

8. German Shepherd is a popular breed of?

9. Who is the only cricketer to claim over 500 wickets in both Tests and One Day Internationals?
[A]Wasim Akram
[B]Shane Warne
[C]Muttiah Muralitharan
[D]Glenn McGrath

10. To commemorate his conquest of the Ranthambhor fort and Khandesh in Gujarat, which Mughal ruler built Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikri?

11. Nifty is the main share index of which stock exchange?

12. The name of which Indian classical dance style, originated in north India, literally means 'Story Teller'?

13. On August 8, 1942, in which city Indian National Congress passed Quit India Resolution?

14. Where is the Indira Point, the southernmost point of land in the territory of India, situated?
[B]Andaman & Nicobar Islands

15. In history, how do we better know Mughal empress Arjumand Banu Begum?
[C]Hazrat Mahal