General Knowledge - 37

Named after the mount of Hindu god Vishnu, 'Garuda' is the national airline of which most Muslim populous country ? 
(A) Nigeria
(B) Pakistan
(C) Bangladesh
(D) Indonesia
 
(D) Indonesia 
 
Who authored the book 'Hindu View of Life ? 
(A) S.Radhakrishnan
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) C.Rajagopalachari
(D) Mahatma Gandhi
 
(A) S.Radhakrishnan 
 
How do we better know nineteenth century spiritual guru Gadadhar Chatterjee ? 
(A) Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
(B) Ramakrishna Paramhans
(C) Swami Dayanand Saraswati
(D) Swami Vivekanand
 
(B) Ramakrishna Paramhans 
 
Who presided over the first session of the All India Trade Union Cogress in 1920 ?
(A) M.N.Roy
(B) V.V.Giri
(C) Lala Lajpat Rai
(D) Shripad Amrut Dange
 
(C) Lala Lajpat Rai
 
Pinaka, the multi barrel rocket launcher produced in India, is named after which Hindu God's bow ?
(A) Indra
(B) Shiva
(C) Vishnu
(D) Brahma
 
(B) Shiva
 
Where is the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, the launching site of the Chandrayaan-I, located ? 
(A) Thumba (Kerala)
(B) Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh)
(C) Bangalore (Karnataka)
(D) Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala)
 
(B) Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) 
 
Who invented Smallpox Vaccine ? 
(A) Jonas Salk
(B) Frederick Banting
(C) Edward Jenner
(D) Louis Pasteur
 
(C) Edward Jenner 
 
Which American swimmer created history by winning 8 gold medals in Beijing Olympic 2008, the most gold medals by an individual at a single Olympic ? 
(A) Carl Lewis
(B) Paavo Nurmi
(C) Mark Spitz
(D) Michael Phelps
 
(D) Michael Phelps 
 
In 1998, which internet search engine company was co-founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin ? 
(A) Google
(B) Alta Vista
(C) Yahoo
(D) Lycos
 
(A) Google 
 
Ganymede, the largest natural satellite in the Solar System, is a natural satellite (moon) of which planet ?
(A) Mars
(B) Jupiter
(C) Saturn
(D) Uranus
 
(B) Jupiter