General Knowledge - 49

In 1913, at which American city did Lala Har Dayal found the 'Ghadar Party' ? 
(A) Boston
(B) California
(C) Philadelphia
(D) San Francisco
 
(D) San Francisco 
 
Ghatigaon Sanctuary, set up for the conservation of the Son Chiriya (great Indian bustard), is located in which state ? 
(A) Haryana
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Madhya Pradesh
(D) Karnataka
 
(C) Madhya Pradesh 
 
Near which city is the Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History located ? 
(A) Panaji (Goa)
(B) Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
(C) Bharatpur (Rajasthan)
(D) Sultanpur (Haryana)
 
(B) Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) 
 
In 1916, who founded Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey (SNDT) Women's University at Pune, the first women's university in India ? 
(A) Annie Besant
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Madan Mohan Malaviya
(D) Dhondo Keshav Karve
 
(D) Dhondo Keshav Karve 
 
Who was popularly known as the 'Lady with the Lamp' ?
(A) Mother Teresa
(B) Sister Nivedita
(C) Florence Nightingale
(D) The Mother (Mirra Alfassa)
 
(C) Florence Nightingale 
 
Which military training institute located at Khadakwasla near Pune in Maharashtra has adopted 'Seva Parmo Dharma' (Service before Self) as its motto ? 
(A) National Defence Academy
(B) Indian Military Academy
(C) Defence Services Staff College
(D) Dundigul Air Force Academy
 
(A) National Defence Academy 
 
By what name is the observation in economics that 'bad money drives out good money' popularly known ?
(A) Say's Law
(B) Gresham's Law
(C) Murphy's Law
(D) Parkinson's Law
 
(B) Gresham's Law 
 
Hoover Medal, a prize given for outstanding extra-career services by engineers to humanity, has been awarded to which Indian engineer for year 2008 ?
(A) Sam Pitroda
(B) G.Madhavan Nair
(C) N.R.Narayan Murthy
(D) A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
 
(D) A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
 
Which mythological weapon is depicted on the Param Vir Chakra medal ? 
(A) Vajra
(B) Khatvanga
(C) Sudarshan Chakra
(D) Kaumodaki
 
(A) Vajra 
 
'Bhutia', 'Kathiawadi', 'Marwari', 'Manipuri', 'Spiti' and 'Zanskari' are the Indian breeds of which animal ? 
(A) Cow
(B) Horse
(C) Camel
(D) Goat