Important for Exam: Basics of General Knowledge Studies Part 5

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Q. In which of the following years was the Indian National congress founded ?

(A) 1805

(B) 1885

(C) 1893

(D) 1870

Ans : (B)

Q. Unit of which of the following has been derived from ohm ‘s law ?

(A) Resistance

(B) Current

(C) Potential difference

(D) All the above

Ans : (A)

Q. Ajanta caves are famous for which of the following—

(A) Artistic painting

(B) Caves

(C) Carving

(D) None of these

Ans : (A)

Q. Which country awards Nobel Prize ?

(A) Sweden

(B) France

(C) Norway

(D) Spain

Ans : (A)

Q. Who was the first Indian to be honored with Nobel Prize ?

(A) Mother Teresa

(B) Rabindranath Tagore

(C) Subhash Chandra Bose

(D) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

Ans : (B)

Q. ITDC stands for—

(A) Indian Trade Development Corporation

(B) Indian Trade Defense City

(C) Income Tax Development Corporation

(D) Indian Trade Design Corporation

Ans : (A)

Q. Sri Harikota is famous for which of the following ?

(A) Space programmes

(B) Satellite launching

(C) Nuclear Research Centre

(D) Missile launching Centre

Ans : (B)

Q. Pointing towards a woman, a girl said, “She is the only daughter-in-law of the grandmother of my father’s son.” Who is this woman of the girl ?

(A) Mother

(B) Aunt

(C) Mother-in-law

(D) Sister-in-law

Ans : (A)

Q. Who was the founder of Sikh religion ?

(A) Guru Nanak

(B) Guru Ramdas

(C) Guru Govind Singh

(D) Guru Arjundev

Ans : (A)

Q. Chanakya was the Prime, Minister of which of the following emperors ?

(A) Chandragupta Maurya

(B) Chandragupta II

(C) Ashok

(D) Bimbisar

Ans : (A)

Q. What is full form of INTERPOL ?

(A) International Police Organization

(B) International Public Organization

(C) Indian Police Organization

(D) Indian Police Office

Ans : (A)

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