General Awareness MCQ-2 January 29, 2016admin0 Comments CategoriesGeneral Awareness 1. From which country’s constitution, the concept of the Directive Principles of State Policy has been adopted in Indian constitution ? France Ireland United Kingdom United States of America 2. `Akbarnama’, a biographical account of Mughal ruler Akbar, was authored by ? Faizi Birbal Abul Fazl Abdul Rahim Khan-i-khana 3. Which conquerer was born in Macedonia (Europe), died in Babylon (Asia) and buried in Alexandria (Africa) ? Genghis Khan Attila the Hun Napolean Bonaparte Alexander the Great 4. Who was the first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award ? Geet Sethi Pullela Gopichand Vishwanathan Anand Sachin Tendulkar 5. On 2nd July 1972, with which Pakistani leader did Indira Gandhi sign Shimla Agreement ? Ayub Khan Yahya Khan Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq 6. Who was the first Indian to win All England Open Badminton Championships Singles title ? Prakash Nath Prakash Padukone Nandu M. Natekar Pullela Gopichand 7. Bomakai and Sambalpuri saris are native of which state ? Orissa Madhya Pradesh Maharashtra West Bengal 8. In which city are the headquarters of European Union (EU) located ? Brussels Geneva New York Paris 9. Binola village, the scheduled site of the Indian National Defence University (INDU), is in which state ? Punjab Haryana Rajasthan Uttar Pradesh 10. Bubonic, Pnuemonic and Septicemic are the forms of which deadly infectious disease caused by Yersinia Pestis bacterium ? Hepatitis B Measles Tetanus Plague 11. Who is the Chairman of the National Knowledge Commission ? Sam Pitroda C.Rangarajan Raghunath Anant Mashelkar A.P.J.Abdul Kalam 12. What is the common name of Indian national tree `Ficus Bengalensis’ ? Neem Peepal Aam (Mango) Bargad (Banyan) 13. Which freedom fighter highlighted the drain of India’s wealth into Britain, in his book `Poverty and Un-British Rule in India’ in 1901 ? Dinshaw Edulji Wacha Dadabhai Naoroji Gopal Krishna Gokhale Womesh Chandra Bonerjee 14. In 1970, who became the first recipient of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award ? Devika Rani Roerich Prithviraj Kapoor B.N.Sirkar Pankaj Mullick 15. Which sector is the biggest contributor to India’s GDP ? Agriculture Industry Services All contribute equally 16. What is the retirement age of Supreme Court judges ? 60 years 62 years 65 years 70 years 17. Which city is known as the `Big Apple’ ? Paris Tokyo Shanghai New York 18. In Windows XP operating system, what is the `XP’ short for ? Expert Express Experience Extra Power 19. In which city is the Netaji Subhash National Institute of Sports situated ? Gwalior Patiala Bangalore Chennai 20. Apart from Delhi, which other Union Territory has its own elected Vidhan Sabha and the executive council of ministers headed by a Chief Minister ? Daman and Diu Dadra and Nagar Haveli Lakshadweep Pondicherry 21. To produce artificial rains, which chemical is used for Cloud Seeding ? Copper Sulphate Ammonium Nitrate Silver Iodide Potassium Premanganate 22. Which among the following is not a mammal ? Bat Shark Dolphin Blue Whale 23. On which river is Bhakra Nangal Dam, the highest gravity dam in world, is constructed ? Chenab Jhelum Ravi Sutlej 24. Which religious teacher established four maths in four corners of country at Badrinath (North), Dwarka (West), Puri (East) & Sringeri (South) ? Adi Shankaracharya Swami Vivekanand Swami Dayanand Saraswati Swami Prabhupada 25. Who among the following is considered as the father of Mobile Phone ? Percy Spencer Martin Cooper Tim Berners-Lee Edwin Land Loading … Related posts: General Awareness MCQ-15 Current General Awareness IBPS ,SBI ,IAS ,UPSC ,SSC ,TNPSC ,MPSC ,KPSC Current General Awareness SSC ,IBPS Clerk ,SBI Online Quiz ,UPSC ,MPSC General Awareness MCQ-20 General Awareness MCQ-3 Powered by YARPP.