General Knowledge - 46

To which ocean does Panama Canal connect the Pacific Ocean ? 
(A) Arctic Ocean
(B) Antarctic Ocean
(C) Atlantic Ocean
(D) Indian Ocean
 
(C) Atlantic Ocean
 
'Roopavahini' is the National Television Network of which Asian country ? 
(A) Nepal
(B) Sri Lanka
(C) Bhutan
(D) Myanmar
 
(B) Sri Lanka 
 
Vikramshila University, an ancient university of India whose ruins are situated in present day Bihar, was founded by which Pala ruler ?
(A) Dharmapala
(B) Devapala
(C) Mahipala
(D) Govindpala
 
(A) Dharmapala
 
Ramon Magsaysay Award, often considered as Asia's Nobel Prize, is given in memory of which Asian country's former president ?
(A) Singapore
(B) Indonesia
(C) Philippines
(D) Malaysia
 
(C) Philippines 
 
Who is the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India ? 
(A) Mangala Rai
(B) Sam Pitroda
(C) Anil Kakodkar
(D) G.Madhavan Nair
 
(C) Anil Kakodkar 
 
Which Article of the Indian Constitution gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir ?
(A) Article 352
(B) Article 356
(C) Article 360
(D) Article 370
 
(D) Article 370 
 
Which among the following disease is caused by female Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes ? 
(A) Malaria
(B) Kala-Azar
(C) Dengue Fever
(D) Typhoid
 
(C) Dengue Fever 
 
On 18 March 1965, who became the first human to walk in the space ? 
(A) Yuri Gagarin
(B) Alexey Leonov
(C) Neil Armstrong
(D) Buzz Aldrin
 
(B) Alexey Leonov 
 
Which apparatus is used to measure the blood pressure ? 
(A) Hygrometer
(B) Chronometer
(C) Thermometer
(D) Sphygmomanometer
 
(D) Sphygmomanometer 
 
Which coastal city is known as the 'Queen of the Arabian Sea' ? 
(A) Kochi (Kerala)
(B) Mangalore (Karnataka)
(C) Ratnagiri (Maharashtra)
(D) Marmagao (Goa)
 
(A) Kochi (Kerala)