GK IAS Prelims,RRB,UPSC,MPSC,KPSC,APPSC,TNPSC,TSPSC,SSC

General Awareness MCQ-10

1.  Who became the first space tourist on 28 April, 2001 ?

 
 
 
 

2.  On August 8, 1942, in which city Indian National Congress passed Quit India Resolution ?

 
 
 
 

3.  By mixing equal amount of Blue and Yellow colours, which colour will result ?

 
 
 
 

4.  Which term is used to describe the rearing of silkworms for the production of raw silk ?

 
 
 
 

5.  Which freedom fighter is also known as Lokmanya ?

 
 
 
 

6.  Which metal is the best conductor of electric current ?

 
 
 
 

7.  Out of four Hindu Dhams, three are dedicated to lord Vishnu & one to lord Shiva. Which one is dedicated to lord Shiva ?

 
 
 
 

8.  In 1916, who founded Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi ?

 
 
 
 

9.  Where are the headquarters of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) situated ?

 
 
 
 

10.  In history, how do we better know Mughal empress Arjumand Banu Begum ?

 
 
 
 

11.  By how many hours Indian Standard Time (IST) is ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) ?

 
 
 
 

12.  Where is the Indira Point, the southernmost point of land in the territory of India, situated ?

 
 
 
 

13.  What is the popular name of Ascorbic acid ?

 
 
 
 

14.  What is the observation that `Supply creates its own demand’ is popularly called ?

 
 
 
 

15.  What line connects the points on a map that have the same temprature ?

 
 
 
 

16.  In which river is India’s largest riverine island Majuli is situated ?

 
 
 
 

17.  Which blood group is universal donor ?

 
 
 
 

18.  The Althing, the oldest functioning legislative assembly in world, is the parliament of which country ?

 
 
 
 

19.  Who was the first Jain Tirthankar ?

 
 
 
 

20.  The book `Beyond The Last Blue Mountain’ written by R.M.Lala is the biography of which industrialist ?

 
 
 
 

21.  To measure hardness of minerals, which scale is used ?

 
 
 
 

22. Crescograph, a device for measuring growth in plants, was invented by which Indian scientist ?

 
 
 
 

23.  Khajuraho temples were built by rulers of which dynasty ?