General Knowledge - 25

'Tamasha' is the popular folk theatre of which state ? 
(A) Punjab
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Karnataka
(D) West Bengal
 
(B) Maharashtra 
 
Before Hyderabad, which city was the the capital of Andhra Pradesh (erstwhile Andhra State) ? 
(A) Warangal
(B) Kurnool
(C) Vijayawada
(D) Visakhapatnam
 
(B) Kurnool 
 
In 1581, which Mughal ruler started religious doctrine 'Din-i-Ilahi' (Divine Faith) ? 
(A) Babar
(B) Akbar
(C) Jehangir
(D) Shahjahan
 
(B) Akbar 
 
 
Challenger Deep, a part of Mariana Trench and the deepest point in the oceans, named after British ship Challenger II which first surveyed it in 1951, is located in which ocean ?
(A) Indian Ocean
(B) Pacific Ocean
(C) Atlantic Ocean
(D) Antarctic Ocean
 
(B) Pacific Ocean
 
Wheeler Island, the site of India's missile testing facility Integrated Test Range (ITR), is situated in which state ? 
(A) Orissa
(B) Andhra Pradesh
(C) Tamilnadu
(D) Kerala
 
(A) Orissa 
 
In 1904, which revolutionary founded Abhinav Bharat Society ? 
(A) Veer Savarkar
(B) Bhagat Singh
(C) Chandrasekhar Azad
(D) Lala Hardayal
 
(A) Veer Savarkar 
 
Which mountain range in Chhatisgarh, with name literally meaning the hump of ox, is world famous for top-quality deposits of iron ore ?
(A) Aravali
(B) Bailadila
(C) Nilgiri
(D) Patkai
 
(B) Bailadila
 
Who discoverd Penicillin ? 
(A) Jonas Salk
(B) Frederick Benting
(C) Alexander Fleming
(D) Ronald Ross
 
(C) Alexander Fleming 
 
Which Indian classical dance form, native of Andhra Pradesh, was developed by Siddhendra Yogi from Bhamakalapam dance drama ? 
(A) Odissi
(B) Kathakali
(C) Bharatanatyam
(D) Kuchipudi
 
(D) Kuchipudi 
 
What is the name of India's first nuclear reactor ? 
(A) Apsara
(B) Kamini
(C) Dhruva
(D) Aryabhatt
 
(A) Apsara