General Knowledge - 78

Which device is used to detect radioactivity ? 
(A) Oscilloscope
(B) Geiger counter
(C) Geordie Lamp
(D) Kipp's apparatus
 
(B) Geiger counter
 
Who wrote the ancient Sanskrit play 'Mrichchhakatika' (The Little Clay Cart) ? 
(A) Kalidas
(B) Banabhatta
(C) Bhavabhuti
(D) Shudraka
 
(D) Shudraka
 
In which city in Maharashtra is the 'Chaitya Bhoomi', the cremation site of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar, located ? 
(A) Pune
(B) Nasik
(C) Nagpur
(D) Mumbai
 
(D) Mumbai
 
Who was also known as the 'Saint of the Gutters' ? 
(A) Baba Amte
(B) Jyotirao Phule
(C) C.F. Andrews
(D) Mother Teresa
 
(D) Mother Teresa
 
Gopnath Beach, a pristine beach on the coast of Arabian Sea, is located in which Indian state ? 
(A) Kerala
(B) Karnataka
(C) Gujarat
(D) Maharashtra
 
(C) Gujarat
 
In which north eastern Indian state is the Nokrek Biosphere Reserve located ? 
(A) Assam
(B) Manipur
(C) Meghalaya
(D) Nagaland
 
(C) Meghalaya
 
On the recommendations of N.R.Sarkar committee, where was the first Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) established in 1950 ? 
(A) Mumbai
(B) Kanpur
(C) Kharagpur
(D) Chennai
 
(C) Kharagpur
 
In which city is the Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research (IISR) located ? 
(A) Junagarh (Gujarat)
(B) Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
(C) Bharatpur (Rajasthan)
(D) Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh)
 
(B) Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
 
In 1965, at which port was the India's first Free Trade Zone established ? 
(A) Kandla (Gujarat)
(B) Kochi (Kerala)
(C) Falta (West Bengal)
(D) Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
 
(A) Kandla (Gujarat)
 
Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, is the largest city of which Asian country ? 
(A) Brunei
(B) Vietnam
(C) North Korea
(D) Malaysia
 
(B) Vietnam