General Knowledge - 96

The tenth and last Sikh Guru Gobind Singh was born at Patna in Bihar. Where did he die ? 
(A) Amritsar (Punjab)
(B) Patna (Bihar)
(C) Nanded (Maharashtra)
(D) Anandpur (Punjab)
 
(C) Nanded (Maharashtra)
 
In Radiocarbon dating method to estimate the age of organic matters recoverd from the archaeological sites, the residual quantity of which carbon isotope in the matter is measured to determine its age ?
(A) carbon-12
(B) carbon-13
(C) carbon-14
(D) carbon-12 & carbon-13
 
(C) carbon-14
 
Which city hosted the first Asian Games in 1951 ? 
(A) Tokyo (Japan)
(B) Jakarta (Indonesia)
(C) New Delhi (India)
(D) Manila (Philippines)
 
(C) New Delhi (India)
 
In which city is the Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes located ? 
(A) Hisar (Haryana)
(B) Mathura (Uttar Pradesh)
(C) Bikaner (Rajasthan)
(D) Dirang (Arunachal Pradesh)
 
(A) Hisar (Haryana)
 
Which coastal town in Gujarat is world famous for its ship-breaking industry ? 
(A) Okha
(B) Kandla
(C) Alang
(D) Veraval
 
(C) Alang
 
The Ilbert Bill, by which Indian judges were allowed to try the European offenders in criminal cases, was introduced by which Governor-General of India in 1883 ? 
(A) Lord Mayo
(B) Lord Irwin
(C) Lord Ripon
(D) Lord Curzon
 
(C) Lord Ripon
 
Who is generally considered as the inventor of the 'Periodic Table', a tabular method of displaying the chemical elements ? 
(A) Gregor Mendel
(B) James Chadwick
(C) Dmitri Mendeleev
(D) Ernest Rutherford
 
(C) Dmitri Mendeleev
 
Baku is the capital city of which country ? 
(A) Azerbaijan
(B) Kazakhstan
(C) Kyrgyzstan
(D) Uzbekistan
 
(A) Azerbaijan
 
Which among the following grassland region is also known as the "World's Breadbasket" ?
(A) Pampas of Argentina
(B) Prairies of North America
(C) Savannas of Africa
(D) Steppes of Russia
 
(B) Prairies of North America
 
Where was the first Indian Institute of Management (IIM) established in 1961 ? 
(A) Kolkata
(B) Bengaluru
(C) Ahmedabad
(D) Lucknow
 
(A) Kolkata