How Well You Know APJ Abdul Kalam?

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APJ Abdul Kalam is also known as the missile man. He was one of the sharpest minds of the 20th century. Take this informative quiz and see how well you know APJ Abdul Kalam. The quiz covers the extraordinary life of the great man who dedicated his life to his country and worked relentlessly to achieve goals. He is an inspirational figure to many young minds. Play this quiz to know more. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Kalam is

    • A.

      American

    • B.

      German

    • C.

      Indian

    • D.

      Indonesian

    Correct Answer
    C. Indian
    Explanation
    The given options represent different nationalities. The correct answer is "Indian" because Kalam is commonly associated with the name Abdul Kalam, who was an Indian scientist and the 11th President of India.

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  • 2. 

    In which year was Kalam born?

    • A.

      1933

    • B.

      1930

    • C.

      1931

    • D.

      1934

    Correct Answer
    C. 1931
    Explanation
    Kalam was born in 1931.

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  • 3. 

    He died in

    • A.

      Austria

    • B.

      Shillong

    • C.

      Jersy

    • D.

      London

    Correct Answer
    B. Shillong
  • 4. 

    APJ Abdul Kalam was born in

    • A.

      Delhi

    • B.

      Goa

    • C.

      Punjab

    • D.

      Rameswaram

    Correct Answer
    D. Rameswaram
    Explanation
    APJ Abdul Kalam was born in Rameswaram. Rameswaram is a town located in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is a significant pilgrimage site and is known for its temples and religious significance. Kalam, who served as the President of India from 2002 to 2007, was born and raised in Rameswaram. He grew up in a humble background and went on to become a renowned scientist and a highly respected figure in India.

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  • 5. 

    He died in

    • A.

      2014

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      2015

    • D.

      2012

    Correct Answer
    C. 2015
  • 6. 

    Which of these books did he write?

    • A.

      Spirits

    • B.

      Laying Low

    • C.

      Flying Over

    • D.

      Indomitable Spirit

    Correct Answer
    D. Indomitable Spirit
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Indomitable Spirit" because the question asks which book he wrote, and "Indomitable Spirit" is the only option that can be interpreted as a book title. The other options ("Spirits," "Laying Low," and "Flying Over") do not explicitly indicate that they are book titles.

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  • 7. 

    What was the cause of his death?

    • A.

      Headache

    • B.

      Heart attck

    • C.

      Cancer

    • D.

      Attack

    Correct Answer
    B. Heart attck
    Explanation
    The cause of his death was a heart attack. A heart attack occurs when there is a blockage in the blood vessels that supply the heart with oxygen and nutrients, leading to damage or death of the heart muscle. Symptoms of a heart attack can include chest pain, shortness of breath, and discomfort in the upper body. It is a serious medical emergency that requires immediate attention and treatment.

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  • 8. 

    He wrote one of these books.

    • A.

      India 2020

    • B.

      Rebirth

    • C.

      Renewal

    • D.

      Dreaming

    Correct Answer
    A. India 2020
    Explanation
    The given question states that "He wrote one of these books." The correct answer is "India 2020." This suggests that out of the four books listed (India 2020, Rebirth, Renewal, and Dreaming), the book "India 2020" was written by the person referred to in the question.

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  • 9. 

    He was also an

    • A.

      Arranger

    • B.

      Artist

    • C.

      Engineer

    • D.

      Actor

    Correct Answer
    C. Engineer
    Explanation
    The given options are arranger, artist, engineer, and actor. Out of these options, the correct answer is engineer. This suggests that the person being referred to in the question was involved in engineering-related work.

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  • 10. 

    Complete his quote: Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy....

    • A.

      Life

    • B.

      Success

    • C.

      Time

    • D.

      Himself

    Correct Answer
    B. Success
    Explanation
    Difficulties are necessary for man to appreciate and enjoy success. Without facing challenges and obstacles, success would lose its value and meaning. Difficulties provide the opportunity to learn, grow, and overcome obstacles, which ultimately leads to the achievement of success. By experiencing and overcoming difficulties, man can truly appreciate and savor the taste of success.

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