Tuesday, 10 March 2015

General Knowledge Quiz for 10 March 2015

1. Who wrote the song "Saare jahan se acha" ?
➡ Muhammad Iqbal
2. Who give music to the song "Saare jahan se acha" ?
➡ Pandit Ravi Shankar
3. Which is the worldsoldest news agency?
➡ AFP (Agence France Press)
4. What is the chemical name of Tear Gas ?
➡ Chloro acetophenone
5. Which is the only hobby recognized by the United Nations?
➡ Ham Radio
6. What is the national flower of Pakistan?
➡ Jasmine
7. What is the scientific name of Cockroach?
➡ Periplaneta americana
8. What is the unit of luminous intensity?
➡ Candela
9. Who is the winner of 2012 Us open men's title ?
➡ Andy Murray
10. Who is the winner of 2012 Us open women's title ?
➡ Serena Williams
11. Which famous writer is known as Father of Snow Golf?
➡ Rudyard Kipling
12. How many Schedules are there in the Indian Constitution?
➡ 12
13. Which planet is known as Red planet?
➡ Mars
14. Which European countries are separated by Market Reef?
➡ Finland and Sweden
15. Who is the author of Panchtantra?
➡ Vishnu Sharma
16. Which is the coldest planet in solar system ?
➡ Neptune
17. The Rourkela Steel Plant in Odisha was built with the collaboration of _____ ?
➡ Germany
18. The Durgapur Steel Plant in West Bengal was built with the
collaboration of _____ ?
➡ Britain
19. The Bhilai Steel Plant in Chattisgarh was built with the
collaboration of _____ ?
➡ Russia
20. Who is the first and only Muslim lady ever to rule the throne of
Delhi ?
➡ Razia Sultana
21.Who composed the national anthem of Bangladesh (Amar sona
➡ Rabindranath Tagore
22. Who wrote the book Planned economy for India?
➡ M. Visvesvaraya (He is known as father of Indian planning,
his birthday September 15 is observed as Engineer's Day in
India )
23. Which is the oldest sports in the world?
➡ Archery( It is the national
sports of Bhutan)
24. What is the normal duration of Hockey game?
➡ 70 Minutes
25. Which Minor Rock Edict of Asoka describes the conquest of Kalinga
by Asoka ?
➡ No.XIII (13)
26. Who is the author of Joy of Numbers?
➡ Shakuntala Devi
27. Who is the creator of the painting The Potato Eaters?
➡ Vincent van Gogh
28 .Folketing is the parliament of which country ?
➡ Denmark
* 29. What s the chemical name of Lime stone?
➡ Calcium Carbonate