General Knowledge - 54

During the reign of which ancient Indian ruler, did Chinese traveller Fa-Hien visit India ?
(A) Dharmapala
(B) Harshavardhan
(C) Chandragupta Maurya
(D) Chandragupta Vikramaditya
 
(D) Chandragupta Vikramaditya 
 
Which was the first 'talkie' feature film made and shown in India ? 
(A) Lanka Dahan (1917)
(B) Raja Harishchandra (1913)
(C) Kapala Kundala (1929)
(D) Alam Ara (1931)
 
(D) Alam Ara (1931) 
 
Which bamboo eating member of bear family is the symbol of World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) ? 
(A) Red Panda
(B) Giant Panda
(C) Rhinoceros
(D) Cheetah
 
(B) Giant Panda 
 
In 1206, who founded the Mamluk Dynasty, also called Slave Dynasty, in India ? 
(A) Balban
(B) Aram Shah
(C) Iltutmish
(D) Qutbuddin Aibak
 
(D) Qutbuddin Aibak
 
Which ocean is popularly known as the 'Herring Pond' ?
(A) Arctic Ocean
(B) Indian Ocean
(C) Atlantic Ocean
(D) Pacific Ocean
 
(B) R.K.Narayan 
 
In 1916, who founded Home Rule League in Poona (Pune) ? 
(A) Annie Besant
(B) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(C) Mahdev Govind Ranade
(D) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
 
(D) Bal Gangadhar Tilak 
 
'Baton' is used in which athletic event ? 
(A) Long Jump
(B) Triple Jump
(C) 3000 m steeplechase
(D) 4 x 400 m Relay
 
(D) 4 x 400 m Relay
 
'Gift of the Nile' is the nickname of which African country ? 
(A) Sudan
(B) Egypt
(C) Uganda
(D) Tanzania
 
(B) Egypt
 
Which is the only breed of dog that can't bark ? 
(A) Basenji
(B) Dalmatian
(C) German Shepherd
(D) Chihuahua
 
(A) Basenji
 
 
Which among the following is not obtained from plants ? 
(A) Cork
(B) Hemp
(C) Linen
(D) Silk
 
(D) Silk