General Knowledge - 93


Every year on Kartik Purnima, which town hosts India's biggest camel fair ?
(A) Sonepur (Bihar)
(B) Pushkar (Rajasthan)
(C) Surajkund (Haryana)
(D) Madhavpur (Gujarat)

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At which session was the Indian National Congress (INC) divided into two groups - 'Naram Dal' (the moderates) and 'Garam Dal' (the extremists) ?
(A) Surat (1907)
(B) Gaya (1922)
(C) Lahore (1929)
(D) Tripuri (1939)

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Kaziranga National Park, famous for hosting two-thirds of world's Indian Rhinoceroses (Great One-horned Rhinoceroses), is located in which Indian state ?
(A) Assam
(B) Meghalaya
(C) Manipur
(D) West Bengal

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Which among the following was invented by Orville and Wilbur Wright, popularly known as Wright brothers, in 1903 ?
(A) Submarine
(B) Hovercraft
(C) Helicopter
(D) Aeroplane

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'Playground of Europe' is the nickname of which European country ?
(A) Greece
(B) Monaco
(C) Germany
(D) Switzerland

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Which city hosted the first Asian Games in 1951 ?
(A) Tokyo (Japan)
(B) Jakarta (Indonesia)
(C) New Delhi (India)
(D) Manila (Philippines)

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Ukai Dam, located near Surat in Gujarat, is built across which river ?
(A) Mahi
(B) Tapti
(C) Narmada
(D) Sabarmati

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Which among the following are major constituents of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) ?
(A) Ethane and Methane
(B) Carbon monoxide and Hydrogen
(C) Butane and Propane
(D) Carbon monoxide, Hydrogen and Methane

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'Hori', a poor farmer, is the main character of which famous Hindi novel by Munshi Premchand ?
(A) Gaban
(B) Vardaan
(C) Godaan
(D) Sevasadan

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To have legal rights for self-employed women like industrial workers, which lady activist founded Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA) ?
(A) Aruna Roy
(B) Ela Bhatt
(C) Medha Patkar
(D) Teesta Setalvad

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Unknown said...

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