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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 - Who among the following was the first Indian who received the Nobel Award?

A - Surendra Nath Banerjee

B - Dr Nagendra Singh

C - Dr. Sachchida Nand Sinha

D - Rabindra Nath Tagore

Answer : D

Explanation

Rabindranath Tagore was the first non-European who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913.

Q 2 - The Constitution of India came into force on …

A - August 15, 1947

B - January 26, 1950

C - June 10, 1948

D - January 26, 1952

Answer : B

Explanation

26 of January of every year is celebrated as Republic Day.

Q 3 - The ‘Vijay Merchant Trophy’ is related to …

A - Hockey

B - Volleyball

C - Cricket

D - Basketball

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 4 - The book, ‘Indian Philosophy,’ was written by …

A - M. K. Gandhi

B - R. K. Narayanan

C - Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

D - Sarojini Naidu

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 5 - The world famous monument ‘the Leaning Tower of Pisa’ is located in …

A - Italy

B - Japan

C - USA

D - Australia

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 6 - The book, ‘Absolute Power,’ was written by …

A - Adam Smith

B - David Baldacci

C - Albert Einstein

D - A. L. Basham

Answer : B

Explanation

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Q 7 - ……………… was the first male Space Tourists.

A - Dennis Tito

B - Mark Shuttleworth

C - Gregory Olsen

D - Rchard Gariatte

Answer : A

Explanation

Dennis Tito travelled Space in 2001.

Answer : D

Explanation

N/A

Q 9 - The Intelligence Department i.e. ‘Inter-Services Intelligence’ belongs to …

A - Korea

B - Pakistan

C - Spain

D - Bangladesh

Answer : B

Explanation

N/A

Q 10 - Red Square is located in …

A - UK

B - USA

C - Russia

D - Italy

Answer : C

Explanation

It is located in Moscow, Russia.

Q 11 - How many countries did participate in the First Modern Olympic Games?

A - 23

B - 13

C - 46

D - 9

Answer : B

Explanation

There were about 42 game competitions.

Q 12 - Dul Hasti Project is located in …

A - Karnataka

B - Madhya Pradesh

C - Jammu & Kashmir

D - Maharashtra

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 13 - Which among the following is the largest island in the world?

A - Greenland

B - Indonesia

C - Madagascar

D - Papua New Guinea

Answer : A

Explanation

The total area it covers is 2.166 million km2.

Q 14 - Which among the following is the tallest animal in the world?

A - Giraffe

B - Elephant

C - Zebra

D - Camel

Answer : A

Explanation

It is the tallest land animal in the world.

Q 15 - Robert Peary, who was the first person to discover the North Pole, was the native of …

A - Portugal

B - America

C - UK

D - France

Answer : B

Explanation

Robert Peary discovered the North Pole in 1909.

Q 16 - Atomic Energy Commission is located in …

A - Jadugoda

B - Mumbai

C - Hyderabad

D - Trombay

Answer : B

Explanation

Mumbai is capital of Maharashtra.

Q 17 - Anand Bhawan is located in …………

A - Patna

B - Kolkata

C - Aurangabad

D - Allahabad

Answer : D

Explanation

It is constructed by Moti Lal Nehru.

Q 18 - The playing area of Archery is known as …

A - Rink

B - Track

C - Ring

D - Range

Answer : D

Explanation

N/A

Q 19 - The headquarters of Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) is located in …

A - Geneva

B - London

C - Manila

D - Jakarta

Answer : D

Explanation

Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia.

Q 20 - Chashme Shahi is located in …

A - Gujarat

B - Rajasthan

C - Jammu & Kashmir

D - Tamil Nadu

Answer : C

Explanation

It is one of the Mughal gardens built by Shah Jahan.

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