General Knowledge - 94

In which city of Gujarat is India's first and world's second Patang (Kite) Museum, founded by Bhanubhai Shah, located ? 
(A) Surat
(B) Rajkot
(C) Ahmedabad
(D) Vadodra
 
(C) Ahmedabad
 
Pt. Shivkumar Sharma, who composed music for many Bollywood films along with Hariprasad Chaurasia under the name 'Shiv-Hari', is renowned player of which musical instrument ?
(A) Sitar
(B) Sarod
(C) Santoor
(D) Tabla
 
(C) Santoor
 
Which among the following was invented by Orville and Wilbur Wright, popularly known as Wright brothers, in 1903 ? 
(A) Submarine
(B) Hovercraft
(C) Helicopter
(D) Aeroplane
 
(D) Aeroplane
 
'Bandar Seri Begawan' is the capital city of which Asian country ? 
(A) Laos
(B) Brunei
(C) Vietnam
(D) Taiwan
 
(B) Brunei
 
Which strait connects the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean ? 
(A) Strait of Malacca
(B) Strait of Magellan
(C) Strait of Gibraltar
(D) Strait of Hormuz
 
(B) Strait of Magellan
 
What discovery was made by biologist duo James D. Watson (US) and Francis Crick (UK) in 1953 ? 
(A) Penicillin
(B) DNA structure
(C) Synthetic Antigens
(D) Malaria germs
 
(B) DNA structure
 
In which city would you come across Sidi Bashir Mosque, famous for its Shaking Minarets (Jhulta Minar) ? 
(A) Agra (Uttar Pradesh)
(B) Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
(C) Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
(D) Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)
 
(B) Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
 
On account of its numerous temples, which city is also known as the 'Cathedral City of India' ? 
(A) Madurai (Tamil Nadu)
(B) Haridwar (Uttarakhand)
(C) Bhubaneswar (Orissa)
(D) Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)
 
(C) Bhubaneswar (Orissa)
 
'Ace', 'Double fault', 'Smash', Second service', and 'Game point' terms are related with which sport ?
(A) Tennis
(B) Squash
(C) Table Tennis
(D) Badminton
 
(A) Tennis
 
'Anandmath', 'Durgeshnondini' and 'Kapalkundala' novels were authored by which Bengali writer ? 
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Sharat Chandra Chatterjee
(C) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
(D) Bibhuti Bhushan Bandopadhyay
 
(C) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee