Tuesday, 4 August 2015

General Knowledge quiz 17

General Knowledge quiz 17

  1. Lime is sometimes applied to soil in order to

  2. increase the alkalinity of the soil
    increase the acidity of the soil
    restore nitrates to the soil
    make the soil more porous

  3. Leonardo da Vinci

  4. was a great Italian painter, sculptor and architect
    got universal fame form his masterpiece "Monalisa"
    drew models of organs such as the heart, lungs and womb
    All of the above

  5. Magsaysay awards are named after Ramon Magsaysay, ____ who was known for his land reform progra

  6. President of the Philippines
    President of the Spain
    President of the Scotland
    President of the Malaysia

  7. Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh) is famous for

  8. brass ware
    sandal oil
    newsprint factory
    penicillin factory

  9. Mahabaleshwar is located in

  10. Maharashtra
    Madhya Pradesh
    Himachal Pradesh

  11. Marco Polo

  12. discovered Greenland
    travelled through China, India and other parts of Asia
    travelled round the cape of Good Hope
    discovered Canada

  13. Jharkhand has ____ state on its eastern end.

  14. Bihar
    West Bengal

  15. Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) was established in

  16. 1958

  17. Of the blood groups A, B, AB and O, which one is transfused into a person whose blood group is A?

  18. Group A only
    Group B only
    Group A and O
    Group AB only

  19. Numismatics is the study of

  20. coins