General Knowledge - 34

Which 19th century social reformer from Maharashtra was popularly known as 'Lokhitwadi' ?
(A) Mahadev Govind Ranade
(B) Dhondo Keshav Karve
(C) Mahatma Jyotirao Phule
(D) Gopal Hari Deshmukh
 
(D) Gopal Hari Deshmukh
 
How do we better know social activist Murlidhar Devidas, the founder of leprosy rehabilitation center 'Anandvan' in Maharashtra ? 
(A) Baba Amte
(B) Vinoba Bhave
(C) Swami Ramdev
(D) Swami Agnivesh
 
(A) Baba Amte
 
Koyna Hydroelectric Power Project constructed over Koyna river, a tributary of Krishna river, is located in which state ? 
(A) Karnataka
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Andhra Pradesh
(D) Madhya Pradesh
 
(B) Maharashtra 
 
After attaining enlightenment, where did Gautama Buddha deliver his first sermon 'Dharamachakra Pravartan' (set in motion Wheel of Law) ? 
(A) Bodh Gaya (Bihar)
(B) Sarnath (U.P.)
(C) Kushinagar (U.P.)
(D) Sanchi (M.P.)
 
(B) Sarnath (U.P.)  
 
Which city houses the headquarters of United Nations (UN) ? 
(A) Vienna (Austria)
(B) Geneva (Switzerland)
(C) New York (USA)
(D) Washington (USA)
 
New York (USA) 
 
Which freedom fighter was popularly known as 'Lokpriya' ?
(A) Gopinath Bordoloi
(B) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(C) Chittaranjan Das
(D) Jayaprakash Narain
 
(A) Gopinath Bordoloi
 
'Lawsons Bay Beach' and 'Ramakrishna Beach' are located in which port city on the Bay of Bengal ?
(A) Paradip (Orissa)
(B) Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
(C) Tuticorin (Tamil Nadu)
(D) Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)
 
(D) Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)
 
What does the Pisciculture refers to ? 
(A) Beekeeping
(B) Fish Farming
(C) Silk Farming
(D) Dairy Farming
 
(B) Fish Farming 
 
In 1929, who founded non-violent movement 'Khudai Khidmatgar', also known as 'Red Shirts' ? 
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Gopal Krishan Gokhle
(C) Mohammed Ali Jinnah
(D) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
 
(D) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan 
 
In terms of both area and population, which is the smallest country in the world ? 
(A) Nauru
(B) Monaco
(C) Tuvalu
(D) Vatican City
 
(D) Vatican City