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1. Grand Central Terminal, Park Avenue, New York is the world's

A. largest railway station
B. highest railway station
C. longest railway station
D. None of the above

Answer:  A

2. Eritrea, which became the 182nd member of the UN in 1993, is in the continent of

A. Asia
B. Africa
C. Europe
D. Australia

Answer:  B

3. Garampani sanctuary is located at

A. Junagarh, Gujarat
B. Diphu, Assam
C. Kohima, Nagaland
D. Gangtok, Sikkim

Answer:  B

4. Hitler party which came into power in 1933 is known as

A. Labour Party
B. Nazi Party
C. Ku-Klux-Klan
D. Democratic Party

Answer:  B

5. Fastest shorthand writer was

A. Dr. G. D. Bist
B. J.R.D. Tata
C. J.M. Tagore
D. Khudada Khan

Answer:  A

6. Epsom (England) is the place associated with

A. Horse racing
B. Polo
C. Shooting
D. Snooker

Answer:  A

7. Squadron leader Rakesh Sharma was India's first man to go into space. He was ____ cosmonaut to be in space in the world.

A. 12th
B. 107th
C. 139th
D. 151st

Answer:  C

8. Philology is the
A. study of bones
B. study of muscles
C. study of architecture
D. science of languages

Answer:  D

9. The 2006 World Cup Football Tournament held in

A. France
B. China
C. Germany
D. Brazil

Answer:  C

10. The 'Black flag' signifies

A. revolution/danger
B. peace
C. protest
D. truce

Answer:  C

11. The reaction which converts sugar solution into alcohol is an example of

A. saponification
B. hydrogenation
C. fermentation
D. hydrolysis

Answer:  C

12. The Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin was

A. Alexander Fleming
B. Albert Einstein
C. Archimeder
D. Aryabhatta

Answer:  A

13. The number of already named bones in the human skeleton is

A. 200
B. 206
C. 212
D. 218

Answer:  B

14. The scientist who first discovered that the earth revolves round the sun was

A. Newton
B. Dalton
C. Copernicus
D. Einstein

Answer:  C

15. The number of sovereign countries who are members of the United Nations, is

A. 180
B. 182
C. 183
D. 191

Answer:  D

16. The sacred place for Buddhists is

A. Lumbini (Nepal) where Buddha was born
B. Bodh Gaya (Bihar) where Buddha received enlightenment
C. Kusinagara (UP) where Buddha attained Nirvana
D. All of the above

Answer:  D

17. The purest form of water can be obtained from

A. a deep tubewell
B. a running stream
C. a hot water spring
D. a heavy shower of rain

Answer:  D

18. The Pilotless target aircraft, fabricated at the Aeronautical Development Establishment, Bangalore, is

A. Lakshya
B. Cheetah
C. Nishant
D. Arjun

Answer:  A

19. The national museum is located at
A. Mumbai
B. Lucknow
C. New Delhi
D. Pune

Answer:  C

20.Name the player of USA who created history by grabbing his 22nd Olympic medal?

Answer: Michael Phelps (retires, won 18 gold medals in total).

21. Which company name is based on river name?

A. Samsung
B. Sony Ericsson
C. Nokia

Answer: 3

22. How many medals are won by India in Olympics 2012?

A. 3 medals, 1 bronze and 2 silver
B. 7 medals, 4 bronze and 2 silver, 1 gold
C. 6 medals, 4 bronze and 2 silver
D. 8 medals, 1 bronze and 2 silver, 5 gold

Answer: 3

23. Who is the first Indian male shuttler to reach Olympic quarters?

24. Which famous explorer visited India in the late 13th century?

A. Vasco Da Gama
B. Marco Polo
C. Ferdinand Magellan
D. None of the above

Answer: 2

25. Name the Indian who won Magsaysay award for community initiatives in Tamil Nadu?

Answer: Kulandei Francis

26. Where is a tunnel near the Indo-Pak border detected?

Answer: In Sambal

27. Compound and Recurve are the types of equipment associated with which sports?

A. Archery
B. Baseball
C. Basketball
D. Ice Hockey

Answer: 1

28. Bleaching Powder is prepared by passing chlorine through

A. Milk of lime
B. Dry lime
C. Limestone
D. Quicklime

Answer: 4

29. The Election commission of India situated in _______?

A. Mumbai
B. Chennai
C. New Delhi
D. Kolkata

Answer: 3

30. Who drafted the Declaration of American Independence?

A. George Washington
B. Abraham Lincoln
C. Thomas Jefferson
D. Jhon F Kennedy

Answer: 3

31. Latest launched cameras model by Nikon in India on 19th April 2013?

Answer: 17 New Cool Pix Cameras

32. In Field Hockey, each team has ____ players on the field at any one time.

A. 9
B. 8
C. 11
D. 12

Answer: 3

33. MGNREGA provides legal guarantee for employment at minimum wages to adult members of a household in a financial year for at least

A. 120 days
B. 90 days
C. 100 days
D. 80 days

Answer: 3

34. Who became the first Englishman to hits 6 sixes in one over?

Answer: Jordan Clark

35. Which country has granted temporary asylum to Edward Joseph Snowden who leaked details of the US program of mass surveillance of electronic data

A. Ecuador
B. Hong Kong
C. China
D. Russia

Answer: 4

36. Where is the Statue of Liberty located?

A. London, England
B. Brisbane, Australia
C. Auckland, New Zeland
D. New York, U.S.

Answer: 4

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37. Washing soda is the common name for

A. Sodium Carbonate
B. Calcium Bicarbonate
C. Sodium Bicarbonate
D. Calcium Carbonate

Answer: 1

38. Who was called Bollywood's first superstar?

Answer: Rajesh Khanna (died on 18th July, 2012)

39. The Rh factor refers to

A. a protein substance found in the blood of some people
B. a hormone carried by the blood
C. the ratio of red corpuscles to white corpuscles in the blood
D. a process that speeds up the clothing of blood

Answer:  A

40. Who has been recently appointed as new Chairperson & Managing Director of United Bank of India?

Answer: Archana Bhargava

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