General Knowledge - 20

Which is the only state in India to have Common Civil Code in force ? 
(A) Goa
(B) Mizoram
(C) Nagaland
(D) Jammu & Kashmir
 
(A) Goa
 
'Dreams from My Father' and `The Audicity of Hope' books are authored by which American President ?
(A) Bill Clinton
(B) George W. Bush
(C) Barack Obama
(D) Ronald Reagan
 
(C) Barack Obama
 
Binola village, the scheduled site of the Indian National Defence University (INDU), is in which state ?
(A) Punjab
(B) Haryana
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Uttar Pradesh
 
(B) Haryana
 
Which freedom fighter highlighted the drain of India's wealth into Britain, in his book 'Poverty and Un-British Rule in India' in 1901 ?
(A) Dinshaw Edulji Wacha
(B) Dadabhai Naoroji
(C) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(D) Womesh Chandra Bonerjee
 
(B) Dadabhai Naoroji
 
Who among the following is considered as the father of Mobile Phone ? 
(A) Percy Spencer
(B) Martin Cooper
(C) Tim Berners-Lee
(D) Edwin Land
 
(B) Martin Cooper
 
In which mountain range is the Siachen Glacier, the world's longest glacier, located ?
(A) Himalayas
(B) Karakoram
(C) Hindu Kush
(D) Tien Shan
 
(B) Karakoram
 
'My Music, My Life' and 'Raga Mala' books are the autobiographies of which music maestro ? 
(A) Zakir Hussain
(B) Amjad Ali Khan
(C) Pt.Shiv Kuamr Sharma
(D) Pt.Ravishankar
 
(D) Pt.Ravishankar
 
Which among the following is the motto of the Asian Games ?
(A) Ever Onward
(B) Friendship Through Sport
(C) Humanity - Equality - Destiny
(D) Swifter, Higher, Stronger
 
(A) Ever Onward
 
What is the name of world's first Personal Supercomputer, which is upto 250 times faster than standard PCs ?
(A) Eka
(B) Tesla
(C) Param
(D) Deep Blue
 
(B) Tesla
 
On 6th April 1909, who became the first person to reach the North Pole ? 
(A) Richard E. Byrd
(B) Robert Edwin Peary
(C) Roald Amundsen
(D) Lincoln Ellsworth
 
(B) Robert Edwin Peary