General Knowledge - 100

What Indian name has been given to locally assembled T-90S Main Battle Tanks (MBT), procured from Russia in 'knocked down / semi knocked down' form for final assembly in India ? 
(A) Arjuna
(B) Vikrant
(C) Vijayant
(D) Bhishma
 
(D) Bhishma
 
Which Greek goddess of victory is depicted on the Olympic medals ?
(A) Hera
(B) Nike
(C) Aphrodite
(D) Athena
 
(B) Nike
 
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
 
(B) Ela Bhatt
 
Which lady freedom fighter, who once served as Congress president, authored collection of poems 'The Golden Threshold', 'The Bird of Time' and 'The Broken Wing' ? 
(A) Annie Besant
(B) Indira Gandhi
(C) Nellie Sengupta
(D) Sarojini Naidu
 
(D) Sarojini Naidu
 
Which Ramon Magsaysay Award winner, popularly known as Water Man, founded an NGO called 'Tarun Bharat Sangh' near Alwar in Rajasthan to work on watershed projects & rain-water harvesting ? 
(A) Sandeep Pandey
(B) Rajendra Singh
(C) Mahesh Chandra Mehta
(D) Arvind Kejriwal
 
(B) Rajendra Singh
 
Where was the 'Project Tiger', the tiger protection programme, launched on 1 April 1973 ? 
(A) Simlipal National Park (Orissa)
(B) Kanha National Park (Madhya Pradesh)
(C) Ranthambhore National Park (Rajasthan)
(D) Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand)
 
(D) Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand)
 
Which African country was formerly known as 'Abyssinia' ? 
(A) Namibia
(B) Lesotho
(C) Ethiopia
(D) Botswana
 
(C) Ethiopia
 
Who authored ancient Sanskrit plays 'Malti Madhava', 'Mahavircharita' and 'Uttar Ramcharita' ? 
(A) Kalidas
(B) Bhavabhuti
(C) Banabhatta
(D) Vishakhadatta
 
(B) Bhavabhuti
 
Which city houses the headquarters of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the world's 'Atoms for Peace' organisation set up in 1957 within the United Nations family ?
(A) Tokyo (Japan)
(B) Vienna (Austria)
(C) Geneva (Switzerland)
(D) New York (USA)
 
(B) Vienna (Austria)
 
Which Australian state was formerly known as "Van Diemen's Land" ? 
(A) Victoria
(B) Queensland
(C) Tasmania
(D) New South Wales
 
(C) Tasmania