General Knowledge - 23

What is the name of India's longest river bridge, built over the river Ganga at Patna ? 
(A) Rabindra Setu
(B) Vidyasagar Setu
(C) Mahatma Gandhi Setu
(D) Anna Indira Gandhi Bridge
 
(C) Mahatma Gandhi Setu 
 
Which capital city houses the headquarters of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ? 
(A) Dhaka
(B) Thimpu
(C) Kathmandu
(D) Islamabad
 
(C) Kathmandu 
 
'Hematite' and 'Magnetite' are the principal ores of which metal ? 
(A) Iron
(B) Nickel
(C) Cobalt
(D) Aluminium
 
(A) Iron 
 
Who was the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award ?
(A) Indira Gandhi
(B) Mother Teresa
(C) Aruna Asaf Ali
(D) M.S.Subbulakshmi
 
(A) Indira Gandhi
 
Who was the first Indian Governor-General of independent India ? 
(A) Lord Mountbatten
(B) C.Rajagopalachari
(C) Rajendra Prasad
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru
 
(B) C.Rajagopalachari 
 
How do we better know Oscar award winner lyricist Sampooran Singh Kalra, the writer of 'Jai Ho' song for film 'Slumdog Millionaire' ? 
(A) Sameer
(B) Gulzar
(C) Javed Akhtar
(D) Prasoon Joshi
 
(B) Gulzar 
 
Alpha is the first letter of Greek alphabet. Which is the last ?
(A) Beta
(B) Gamma
(C) Sigma
(D) Omega
 
(D) Omega
 
Antarctica is the largest cold desert in the world. Which is the largest hot desert in the world ? 
(A) Thar
(B) Gobi
(C) Sahara
(D) Kalahari
 
(C) Sahara 
 
Who was the first law minister of independent India ? 
(A) Vallabhbhai Patel
(B) Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
(C) B.R.Ambedkar
(D) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
 
(C) B.R.Ambedkar 
 
In 1953, who became the first woman President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) ? 
(A) Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
(B) Sucheta Kriplani
(C) Vijay Laxmi Pandit
(D) Sarojini Naidu
 
(C) Vijay Laxmi Pandit