Basic General Knowledge – Series 5

16) Which train in India has the longest route length ?

a) Himgiri Express

b) Himsagar Express

c) Vivek Express

d) Guwahati-Thiruvanthapuram Express

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Option – c)

17) Which one of the following newspapers was published first ?

a) The Madras Mail

b) The Indian social Reformer

c) The Bengal Gazette

d) The Times of India

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Option – c)

18)  Who was the first Indian native ruler to accept the system of Subsidiary Alliance?

a) Scindia of Gwalior

b) Nizam of Hyderabad

c) Dalip Singh of Punjab

d) gaikwad of Baroda

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Option – b)

19) In which country did the Industrial Revolution begin in the year 1750 ?

a) France

b) Italy

c) Germany

d) England

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Option – d)

20) Which one of the following elements shows variable equivalent mass ?

a) Zinc

b) Silver

c) Calcium

d) Iron

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Option – d)

21) Whose biography is – “My Music, My Life”?

a) Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma

b) Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

c) Pandit Ravi Shankar

d) Ustad Zakir Hussain

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Option – c)

22) Which scripture was called his ‘Mother’ by Gandhiji?

a) Ramayana

b) The New Testament

c) Bhagwat Gita

d) The Holy Quran

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Option – c)

23) The first Indian Registrar General and Census Commissioner of Independent India was

a)Ashokn Mitra

b) R B Chari

c) A R Nanda

d) R A Gopalaswami

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Option – d)

24) GSAT- 12 launched by PSLV-C17 from sriharikota is a……..satellite.

a) Nano

b) Meterological

c) Pico

d) Communication

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Option – d)

25) The first Indian Swimmer to clock the best Indian time in 800 m freestyle is

a) Richa Mishra

b) Shikha Tandon

c) Nisha Millet

d) Anita Sood

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Option – a)

26) With which one of the following sports is Jayanta Talukdar associated?

a) Golf

b) Snooker

c) Archery

d) Shooting

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Option – c)

27) How is Kishori Amonkar well-known as?

a) Classical dancer

b) Classical singer

c) Poet

d) Theatre personality

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Option – b)

28) Who was the first Foreign Minister of free India?

a) Jawaharlal Nehru

b) Gulzarilal Nanda

c) Lal Bahadur Shastri

d) John Mathai

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Option – a)

29) ……is the ‘Columbus of the Space Age’

a) Mithali Raj

b) Kalpana Chawla

c) Yuri Gagarin

d) Leela Seth

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Option – c)

30) What is the animal symbol of World Wildlife Fund ( WWF)?

a) Dolphin

b) Kangaroo

c) Tiger

d) Giant Panda

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Option – d)

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