General Knowledge - 93

Which Indian state would you be in if you were watching birds at Ranganathittu Birds Sanctuary, situated on an island in the Kaveri river ? 
(A) Karnataka
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Tamil Nadu
(D) Andhra Pradesh
 
(A) Karnataka
 
According to 2001 census, which state has the highest literacy rate ?
(A) Goa
(B) Mizoram
(C) Tripura
(D) Kerala
 
(D) Kerala
 
For Border-Gavaskar Trophy, the Indian cricket team plays against which country ? 
(A) England
(B) New Zealand
(C) Australia
(D) South Africa
 
(C) Australia
 
Which country is also known as the 'Rainbow Nation' ? 
(A) Australia
(B) United Kingdom
(C) Switzerland
(D) South Africa
 
(D) South Africa
 
Paradip port, a major port on the Bay of Bengal, is located in which Indian state ? 
(A) Orissa
(B) West Bengal
(C) Tamil Nadu
(D) Andhra Pradesh
 
(A) Orissa
 
Which among the following instrument is used for maesuring wind speed ? 
(A) Anemometer
(B) Hygrometer
(C) Galvanometer
(D) Spectrometer
 
(A) Anemometer
 
Which among the following is not a part of the 'Triathlon', an athletic event combining three sporting events ? 
(A) Running
(B) Cycling
(C) Long Jump
(D) Swimming
 
(C) Long Jump
 
Kaziranga National Park, famous for hosting two-thirds of world's Indian Rhinoceroses (Great One-horned Rhinoceroses), is located in which Indian state ? 
(A) Assam
(B) Meghalaya
(C) Manipur
(D) West Bengal
 
(A) Assam
 
Who authored ancient Sanskrit epic 'Ramayana', also known as 'Adi-Kavya' (first epic poem) ?
(A) Valmiki
(B) Ved Vyas
(C) Tulsidas
(D) Patanjali
 
(A) Valmiki
 
According to Standard time zone classification, the earth is divided into how many time zones ? 
(A) 12
(B) 24
(C) 48
(D) 96
 
(B) 24