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  • 1. 

    Light year is related to

    • A.

      Energy

    • B.

      Speed

    • C.

      Distance

    • D.

      Intensity

    Correct Answer
    C. Distance
    Explanation
    A light year is a unit of distance, not energy, speed, or intensity. It is the distance that light travels in one year in a vacuum. This unit is used to measure vast distances in space, as the speed of light is the fastest known speed. Therefore, the correct answer is distance.

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  • 2. 

    Wright Brothers are regarded inventors of the

    • A.

      Balloon

    • B.

      Bicycle

    • C.

      Aeroplane

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. Aeroplane
    Explanation
    The Wright Brothers are regarded as the inventors of the aeroplane. They successfully designed, built, and flew the world's first successful powered aircraft in 1903. Their invention revolutionized transportation and paved the way for modern aviation. The Wright Brothers' aircraft had a three-axis control system, which allowed for stable and controlled flight. Their achievement marked a significant milestone in human history and laid the foundation for the development of the aviation industry.

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  • 3. 

    The country known as the land of rising sun

    • A.

      Cambodia

    • B.

      Japan

    • C.

      China

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    B. Japan
    Explanation
    Japan is known as the land of the rising sun because it is located to the east of the Asian continent, and the sun rises in the east. This nickname also reflects Japan's historical and cultural significance as a country that has embraced the sunrise as a symbol of new beginnings and hope. Additionally, Japan is often associated with the image of the rising sun due to its flag, which features a red sun on a white background.

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  • 4. 

    Which fruit has seeds outside?

    • A.

      Cashew nut

    • B.

      Hazal nut

    • C.

      Strawberry

    • D.

      Raspberry

    Correct Answer
    C. Strawberry
    Explanation
    Strawberry is the correct answer because it is the only fruit among the options that has seeds on the outside. Cashew nut and hazelnut are not fruits but rather nuts, and their seeds are contained within the shell. Raspberry also has its seeds on the inside, embedded within the fruit. Therefore, the only fruit with seeds on the outside is the strawberry.

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  • 5. 

    How many countries are paticipating in FIFO 2010 World Cup?

    • A.

      30

    • B.

      32

    • C.

      34

    • D.

      36

    Correct Answer
    B. 32
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 32. The FIFA 2010 World Cup had a total of 32 countries participating in the tournament.

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