General Knowledge - 64

Who founded the 'All India Harijan Sangh' in 1932 ?
(A) Jagjivan Ram
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) B.R.Ambedkar
(D) Jyotirao Phule
 
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
 
Which city annually hosts the Wimbledon tennis championship, one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments ? 
(A) Paris
(B) London
(C) Melbourne
(D) New York
 
(B) London
 
In transport, what are 'Dinghy', 'Gondola' and 'Kayak' types of ? 
(A) Boat
(B) Truck
(C) Tank
(D) Aircraft
 
(A) Boat
 
In 1913, who became the first Asian to be honoured with Nobel Prize ?
(A) Hideki Yukawa (Japan)
(B) Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Isreal)
(C) Chen Ning Yang (China)
(D) Rabindranath Tagore (India)
 
(D) Rabindranath Tagore (India)
 
Kailash Temple at Ellora in Maharahstra, the epitome of Indian rock-cut architecture, was built by the rulers of which dynasty ? 
(A) Kadamba
(B) Rashtrakuta
(C) Chalukya
(D) Satavahana
 
(B) Rashtrakuta
 
In 1885, who developed the vaccine for rabies ? 
(A) Louis Pasteur
(B) Edward Jenner
(C) Alexander Fleming
(D) Robert Koch
 
(A) Louis Pasteur
 
Which mineral is mined at Khetri in Rajasthan ? 
(A) Copper
(B) Lignite
(C) Bauxite
(D) Iron Ore
 
(A) Copper
 
'Swaraj (self-rule) is my birthright and I shall have it !' slogan was given by which freedom fighter ? 
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(D) Bhagat Singh
 
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
 
Which river is also known as 'Bengal's sorrow' ? 
(A) Damodar
(B) Mahanadi
(C) Hooghly
(D) Gandak
 
(A) Damodar
 
'Green', 'Black', 'White' and 'Oolong' are the varieties of which common day consumption item ? 
(A) Rice
(B) Wheat
(C) Coffee
(D) Tea
 
(D) Tea