General Knowledge - 4

In which town of Uttar Pradesh did Gautam Buddha attain Mahaparinirvana (salvation) ? 
(A) Lumbini
(B) Kushinagar
(C) Nanded
(D) Pavapuri
 
(B) Kushinagar
 
In 2008, who became the first Indian to win an individual gold medal in the Olympic Games ? 
(A) Abhinav Bindra
(B) Vijender Kumar
(C) Leander Paes
(D) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
 
(A) Abhinav Bindra 
 
Who was the first person to address the United Nations in Hindi ? 
(A) Morarji Desai
(B) Atal Behari Vajpayee
(C) V.P.Singh
(D) P.V.Narasimha Rao
 
(B) Atal Behari Vajpayee 
 
Where are the headquarters of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) situated ?
(A) Geneva
(B) Vienna
(C) Brussels
(D) The Hague
 
(B) Vienna
 
By how many hours Indian Standard Time (IST) is ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) ? 
(A) 4:00 Hours
(B) 4:30 Hours
(C) 5:00 Hours
(D) 5:30 Hours
 
(D) 5:30 Hours 
 
According to Mahabahrat, who was Abhimanyu's mother ? 
(A) Draupadi
(B) Ulupi
(C) Chitrangada
(D) Subhadra
 
(D) Subhadra 
 
Who was the first indian woman to scale the Mount Everest ? 
(A) Bachendri Pal
(B) Santosh Yadav
(C) Kalpana Chawla
(D) Kiran Bedi
 
(A) Bachendri Pal 
 
Into which water body does river Narmada flow ? 
(A) Red Sea
(B) Arabian Sea
(C) Bay of Bengal
(D) Indian Ocean
 
(B) Arabian Sea 
 
Who authored sanskrit epic Ramayana ? 
(A) Ved Vyas
(B) Valmiki
(C) Surdas
(D) Tulsidas
 
(B) Valmiki 
 
In Computers, One Byte equals to how many Bits ? 
(A) 4
(B) 8
(C) 12
(D) 16
 
(B) 8