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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to General Knowledge. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - Which among the following is the largest Gulf in the world?

A - Gulf of Mexico

B - Amundsen Gulf

C - Gulf of Aqaba

D - Gulf of Fonseca

Answer : A

Explanation

It covers about 615,000 square miles.

Q 2 - The playing area of Golf is known as …

A - Arena

B - Court

C - Ring

D - Course

Answer : D

Explanation

N/A

Q 3 - Which among the following is popular as City of Golden Gate?

A - New York City

B - Rome

C - San Francisco

D - Paris

Answer : C

Explanation

San Francisco is located in California, USA.

Q 4 - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research is located in …

A - New Delhi

B - Mumbai

C - Gulbarg

D - Lucknow

Answer : B

Explanation

Mumbai is capital of Maharashtra.

Q 5 - The classical/folk dances namely Kathakali and Mohiniyattam belong to …

A - Tripura

B - Himachal Pradesh

C - West Bengal

D - Kerala

Answer : D

Explanation

Kerala

Q 6 - Vishnu Govind Jog is related to …

A - Shehnai

B - Violin

C - Veena

D - Santoor

Answer : B

Explanation

N/A

Q 7 - ……………………. was the first woman who received the Jnanpith Award.

A - Vijayalakshmi Pandit

B - Mahadevi Verma

C - Ashapurna Devi

D - Sucheta Kripalani

Answer : C

Explanation

Ashapurna Devi was an eminent Bengali novelist and poet.

Q 8 - Which one of the following oceans has the busiest trade route?

A - Atlantic

B - Pacific

C - Indian

D - Arctic

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 9 - The book, ‘Eternal India,’ was written by …

A - Indira Gandhi

B - R. K. Narayanan

C - Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

D - Sarojini Naidu

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 10 - Majlis is the Parliament of …

A - Turkey

B - Maldives

C - Afghanistan

D - Iraq

Answer : B

Explanation

Iranian Parliament is also known as Majlis.

Q 11 - ……………… was the first Indian who won Palk-Strait Ocean Swimming Contest.

A - Baidyanath

B - Suryanath

C - Tejinder Singh

D - Karmveer Singh

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 12 - Prince of Wales Museum is located in …………

A - Mumbai

B - Kolkata

C - Mount Abu

D - Allahabad

Answer : A

Explanation

It is constructed by George V.

Q 13 - Which among the following is popular as Pillars of Hercules?

A - Strait of Gibraltar

B - Eiffel Tower

C - Leaning Tower

D - English Channel

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 14 - The ‘Begum Hazrat Mahal Trophy’ is related to …

A - Hockey

B - Badminton

C - Football

D - Basketball

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 15 - National Environmental Engineering Research Institute is located in …

A - Kolkata

B - Nagpur

C - Hyderabad

D - Lucknow

Answer : B

Explanation

Nagpur is located in Maharashtra.

Answer : A

Explanation

English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, & Russian are the official languages.

Q 17 - The playing area of Boxing is known as …

A - Arena

B - Court

C - Ring

D - Course

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 18 - In terms of geographical area, which one of the following is the largest country in the world?

A - Canada

B - China

C - Russia

D - USA

Answer : C

Explanation

Russia is the largest country in the world in terms of total area; however, in terms of total population, China is the largest in the world.

Answer : A

Explanation

Kalahari Desert is located in the southern part of Africa.

Q 20 - The headquarters of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is located in …

A - Lyons

B - Geneva

C - Vienna

D - Gland

Answer : C

Explanation

Vienna is the capital of Austria.

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