General Knowledge - 3

What is the direction of rotation of earth on its axis ? 
(A) East to West
(B) West to East
(C) North to South
(D) South to North
 
(B) West to East
 
Who is the chairman of the Planning Commission ? 
(A) President
(B) Prime Minister
(C) Vice President
(D) Finance Minister
 
(B) Prime Minister
 
According to Ramayana, who was Bharat's wife ? 
(A) Sita
(B) Urmila
(C) Mandavi
(D) Shruthukeerti
 
(C) Mandavi 
 
Lumbini, the birth place of Gautam Budhdha, is in which present country ? 
(A) Bhutan
(B) Nepal
(C) India
(D) Bangladesh
 
(B) Nepal 
 
Which planet is nearest to Sun ? 
(A) Venus
(B) Mercury
(C) Earth
(D) Mars
 
(B) Mercury 
 
Which freedom fighter is also known as Lokmanya ? 
(A) Gopal Krishan Gokhle
(B) Jai Praksha Narain
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(D) Lala Lajpat Rai
 
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak 
 
Who was the first Jain Tirthankar ?
(A) Rishabh Dev
(B) Neminath
(C) Parshavnath
(D) Mahavir
 
(A) Rishabh Dev
 
What is the popular name of Ascorbic acid ? 
(A) Vitamin A
(B) Vitamin B
(C) Vitamin C
(D) Vitamin D
 
(C) Vitamin C 
 
Who is the ex-officio chairman of Rajya Sabha ? 
(A) President
(B) Vice President
(C) Prime Minister
(D) Lok Sabha Speaker
 
(B) Vice President 
 
Who wrote the patriotic song `Saare Jahan Se Achcha' ? 
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
(C) Muhammad Iqbal
(D) Kavi Pradeep
 
(C) Muhammad Iqbal