General Knowledge :August 17 Interactive Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which Indian state is the largest producer in the world of the golden coloured 'Muga' silk?
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Orrisa

    • C. 

      West Bengal

  • 2. 
    Anandmath', 'Durgeshnondini' and 'Kapalkundala' novels were authored by which Bengali writer ? 
    • A. 

      Sharat Chandra Chatterjee

    • B. 

      Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

    • C. 

      Bibhuti Bhushan Bandopadhyay

  • 3. 
    Which country is also known as the 'Rainbow Nation' ?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      Switzerland

    • C. 

      South Africa

  • 4. 
    Which among the following is manufactured at Avadi (abbreviation for 'Armoured Vehicles and Ammunition Depot of India') town in Tamilnadu ?
    • A. 

      Maruti Cars

    • B. 

      Tejas Aircrafts

    • C. 

      Arjun Tanks

  • 5. 
    Where was the 'Project Tiger', the tiger protection programme, launched on 1 April 1973? 
    • A. 

      Simlipal National Park (Orissa)

    • B. 

      Kanha National Park (Madhya Pradesh)

    • C. 

      Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand)

  • 6. 
    Which among the following instrument is used for measuring wind speed ? 
    • A. 

      Anemometer

    • B. 

      Hygrometer

    • C. 

      Spectrometer

  • 7. 
    The tendency of a liquid drop to assume spherical shape is due to what ? 
    • A. 

      Surface tension

    • B. 

      Viscosity

    • C. 

      Density

  • 8. 
    Which water body separates the Andaman Islands from the Nicobar Islands ?
    • A. 

      Palk Strait

    • B. 

      Gulf of Mannar

    • C. 

      Ten Degree Channel

  • 9. 
    Who among the following was the first woman President of the UN General Assembly?
    • A. 

      Sarojini Naidu

    • B. 

      Vijaya Lakshmi Pundit

    • C. 

      Sucheta Kripalani

  • 10. 
     For which of the following purposes is a transformer used? 
    • A. 

      Conversion of DC into AC

    • B. 

      Regulation of fluctuation of voltage

    • C. 

      Conversion of low voltage into high voltage and vice versa

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