General Knowledge - 85


In addition to Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, which is the sixth Indian state to have both houses i.e. Vidhan Sabha and Vidhan Parishad ?
(A) Tamil Nadu
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) West Bengal
(D) Jammu & Kashmir

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On the map, what line connects the places having equal average atmospheric pressure ?
(A) Isobar
(B) Isochrone
(C) Isotherm
(D) Isohalines

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'Dilli Chalo' slogan was given by which Indian freedom fighter ?
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Subhas Chandra Bose
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

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'Pandavani' is the popular folk theatre of which Indian state ?
(A) Karnataka
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Chhattisgarh

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Who is the first Indian sportsman whose wax statue was inducted at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum in London on 24 April 2009 ?
(A) Pankaj Advani
(B) Sachin Tendulkar
(C) Vishwanathan Anand
(D) Abhinav Bindra

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Who is the only President of India to be elected unopposed ?
(A) Rajendra Prasad
(B) S. Radhakrishnan
(C) Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
(D) A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

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On 16 May 1975, who became the first woman in the world to reach the Mount Everest summit ?
(A) Junko Tabei
(B) Bachendri Pal
(C) Dicky Dolma
(D) Alison Hargreaves

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Which city in Maharashtra is served by Dr. Ambedkar International Airport ?
(A) Pune
(B) Kolhapur
(C) Nagpur
(D) Aurangabad

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Which Mumbai born Britisher wrote 'The Jungle Book', a collection of 'Mowgli' fame stories ?
(A) Ruskin Bond
(B) Salman Rushdie
(C) V.S. Naipaul
(D) Rudyard Kipling

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The Nagarhole National Park, a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, is located in which Indian state ?
(A) Kerala
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Karnataka
(D) Andhra Pradesh

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