General Knowledge - 97

What line connects the points on a map that receive equal amounts of rainfall ? 
(A) Isobar
(B) Isohel
(C) Isotherm
(D) Isohyet
 
(D) Isohyet
 
Which ancient Indian sage authored the 'Yog Darshan' ?
(A) Jaimini
(B) Gautam
(C) Kapil Muni
(D) Patanjali
 
(D) Patanjali
 
Which Indian region is the only place in the world where the Asiatic Wild Ass is found ? 
(A) Sunderban
(B) Leh and Ladakh
(C) Coromandel
(D) Rann of Kutch
 
(D) Rann of Kutch
 
Which Indian lady writer authored Onasis award winning play 'Harvest', highlighting the controversial issue of organ trading in poverty-stricken areas ? 
(A) Kiran Desai
(B) Jhumpa Lahiri
(C) Manjula Padmanabhan
(D) Arundhati Roy
 
(C) Manjula Padmanabhan
 
Which among the following is manufactured at Avadi (abbreviation for 'Armoured Vehicles and Ammunition Depot of India') town in Tamilnadu ? 
(A) Maruti Cars
(B) HMT Tractors
(C) Tejas Aircrafts
(D) Arjun Tanks
 
(D) Arjun Tanks
 
In which sport do sportswoman Jhulan Goswami, Mithali Raj, Anjum Chopra, Rumeli Dhar and Amita Sharma represent India ? 
(A) Hockey
(B) Tennis
(C) Badminton
(D) Cricket
 
(D) Cricket
 
On 1 April 1954, who became the first Indian Chief of the Indian Air Force (IAF) ? 
(A) P.C. Lal
(B) Arjan Singh
(C) S. Mukherjee
(D) A.M. Engineer
 
C) S. Mukherjee
 
Ukai Dam, located near Surat in Gujarat, is built across which river ? 
(A) Mahi
(B) Tapti
(C) Narmada
(D) Sabarmati
 
(B) Tapti
 
Where did the All India Muslim League adopt the Pakistan resolution, the demand for separate sovereign state for Muslims, on 23 March 1940 ?
(A) Dhaka
(B) Lahore
(C) Aligarh
(D) Lucknow
 
(B) Lahore
 
Pyongyang is the capital city of which Asian country ? 
(A) Thailand
(B) North Korea
(C) South Korea
(D) Indonesia
 
(B) North Korea