Basic General Knowledge Quiz - 2

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  • 1. 
    How many constituencies are reserved for Scheduled Casts in Lok Saba Elections?
    • A. 

      70

    • B. 

      77

    • C. 

      78

    • D. 

      79

  • 2. 
    Ecology deals with
    • A. 

      Birds

    • B. 

      Cell formation

    • C. 

      Relation between organisms and their environment

    • D. 

      Tissues

  • 3. 
    Filaria is caused by
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Mosquito

    • C. 

      Protozoa

    • D. 

      Virus

  • 4. 
    Who was the first Indian Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army ?
    • A. 

      Gen. K.M. Cariappa

    • B. 

      Vice-Admiral R.D. Katari

    • C. 

      Gen. Maharaja Rajendra Singhji

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Coral reefs in India can be found in
    • A. 

      The coast of Orissa

    • B. 

      Waltair

    • C. 

      Rameshwaram

    • D. 

      Trivandrum

  • 6. 
    Golden Temple, Amritsar is India's
    • A. 

      Largest Gurdwara

    • B. 

      Oldest Gurudwara

    • C. 

      Both option A and B are correct

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Heavy Water Project (Talcher) and Fertilizer plant (Paradeep) are famous industries of
    • A. 

      Orissa

    • B. 

      Orissa

    • C. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • D. 

      Kerala

  • 8. 
    Durand Cup is associated with the game of
    • A. 

      Cricket

    • B. 

      Football

    • C. 

      Hockey

    • D. 

      Volleyball

  • 9. 
    Who was known as Vijayudu among Pandavas?
    • A. 

      Dharmaraja

    • B. 

      Bhima

    • C. 

      Nakul

    • D. 

      Arjuna

  • 10. 
    Where is the Sahara Desert?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      North Africa

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      Asia

  • 11. 
    Who said Knowledge is Power
    • A. 

      Winston Churchil

    • B. 

      Francis Becon

    • C. 

      Shakespeare

    • D. 

      George Arvel

  • 12. 
    Arjun Awards were introduced in the year ___________
    • A. 

      1965

    • B. 

      1966

    • C. 

      1967

    • D. 

      1968

  • 13. 
    When was the first passenger train introduced?
    • A. 

      17th August, 1849

    • B. 

      23rd Feb, 1852

    • C. 

      16th April, 1853

    • D. 

      15th August, 1854

  • 14. 
    Between which of the following stations the first Bullet Proof Train was introduced in India?
    • A. 

      Chandigarh to Jammu

    • B. 

      Lambding and Haflang Ghat Section

    • C. 

      Nizamuddin to Jammu

    • D. 

      Itanagar to Gauhathi

  • 15. 
    Who amongst the following is the author of the classic book Life Divine?
    • A. 

      Ravi Shankar

    • B. 

      Swami vivekananda

    • C. 

      Radha Krishnan

    • D. 

      Aurobindo Ghosh

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is capital a city of Manipur?
    • A. 

      Dispur

    • B. 

      Gauhathi

    • C. 

      Imphal

    • D. 

      Itanagar

  • 17. 
    Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant is being established in -
    • A. 

      Tamil Nadu

    • B. 

      Karnataka

    • C. 

      Kerala

    • D. 

      Andhra Pradesh

  • 18. 
    The first export processing zone of Asia was set up in 1965 in -
    • A. 

      Al Hilali

    • B. 

      Kandla

    • C. 

      Noida

    • D. 

      Singapore

  • 19. 
    Which one of the following is used as a moderator in a nuclear reactor?
    • A. 

      Radium

    • B. 

      Ordinary water

    • C. 

      Thorium

    • D. 

      Heavy water

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is used as laughing gas?
    • A. 

      Which of the following is used as laughing gas?

    • B. 

      Nitrogen dioxide

    • C. 

      Nitrous oxide

    • D. 

      Nitrogen tetraoxide

  • 21. 
    Diseases of which of the following pairs are caused by virus?
    • A. 

      Polio and Bird Flu

    • B. 

      Malaria and Polio

    • C. 

      Polio and Tuberculosis

    • D. 

      Tuberculosis and Influenza

  • 22. 
    Opium is obtained from which part of the poppy plant?
    • A. 

      Unripe Fruits

    • B. 

      Flower

    • C. 

      Leaves

    • D. 

      Roots

  • 23. 
    Which of the following Chemicals is used for fruit ripening?
    • A. 

      Calcium carbide

    • B. 

      Sodium chloride

    • C. 

      Potassium chloride

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    Which of the following are required for the formation of bones and teeth?
    • A. 

      Sodium and Calcium

    • B. 

      Sodium and Potassium

    • C. 

      Iron and Calcium

    • D. 

      Calcium and Phosphorus

  • 25. 
    Which one of the following is not a plant hormone?
    • A. 

      Cytokinin

    • B. 

      Ethylene

    • C. 

      Gibberellin

    • D. 

      Insulin

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