General Knowledge - 56

'Uhuru Peak' at Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest point of which continent ?
(A) Asia
(B) Africa
(C) South America
(D) Antarctica
 
(B) Africa
 
Which medieval empire did Harihar I and Bukka Raya I found in 1336 ? 
(A) Chola Empire
(B) Maurya Empire
(C) Kushan Empire
(D) Vijayanagar Empire
 
(D) Vijayanagar Empire  
 
On which date, the arrival date of Mahatma Gandhi in India from South Africa, is the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrated ? 
(A) 9 January
(B) 12 January
(C) 15 January
(D) 30 January
 
(A) 9 January 
 
'Thang-Ta' martial art is native of which Indian state ? 
(A) Punjab
(B) Kerala
(C) Manipur
(D) Maharashtra
 
(C) Manipur 
 
In 1925, who founded the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Nagpur ?
(A) M.S.Golwalkar
(B) Keshava Baliram Hedgewar
(C) Lala Har Dayal
(D) Vir Savarkar
 
(B) Keshava Baliram Hedgewar 
 
In 1991, who became the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court in India ? 
(A) Ruma Pal
(B) Leila Seth
(C) Anna Chandy
(D) M. Fateema Bivi
 
(B) Leila Seth 
 
Which chariot-shaped temple, built by King Narasimha Deva I of Ganga dynasty in 13th century, is also known as the 'Black Pagoda' ? 
(A) Sun Temple, Konark
(B) Jagannath Temple, Puri
(C) Lingaraja Temple, Bhubaneswar
(D) Meenakshi Temple, Madurai
 
(A) Sun Temple, Konark
 
Which mineral is mined at Golkonda in Andhra Pradesh ? 
(A) Gold
(B) Silver
(C) Diamond
(D) Copper
 
(C) Diamond
 
For improving civic sanitation, who founded the Sulabh International in 1970 ? 
(A) Baba Amte
(B) Anna Hazare
(C) Swami Agnivesh
(D) Bindeshwar Pathak
 
(D) Bindeshwar Pathak
 
Which among the following National Park is located in Bastar district in Chhattisgarh ? 
(A) Kanha National Park
(B) Kaziranga National Park
(C) Kanchenjunga National Park
(D) Kanger Ghati National Park
 
(D) Kanger Ghati National Park