General Awarenes MCQ-5

1.  In the Mahabharat, who killed Bhima’s son Ghatotkacha ?

 
 
 
 

2.  Situated on the banks of Vaigai river, which city was the capital of Pandya Dynasty ?

 
 
 
 

3.  On the banks of river Ganga, which ruler of Magadh founded the city of Patliputra (modern Patna) ?

 
 
 
 

4.  Who wrote ‘Ashtadhyayi’, the earliest existing grammar of Sanskrit ?

 
 
 
 

5.  Who is the Supreme Commander of Indian armed forces ?

 
 
 
 

6.  On 6th April 1909, who became the first person to reach the North Pole ?

 
 
 
 

7.  Who was the first president of the Indian National Congress ?

 
 
 
 

8.  What is the approximate playing time of full version of ‘Jana Gana Mana’, the National Anthem of India ?

 
 
 
 

9.  Velodrome is an arena for which sporting event ?

 
 
 
 

10.  What is the name of world’s first Personal Supercomputer, which is upto 250 times faster than standard PCs ?

 
 
 
 

11.  Which scientist was known as ‘Wizard of Menlo Park’ ?

 
 
 
 

12.  Which constituent of human blood is responsible for blood clotting ?

 
 
 
 

13.  Phobos and Deimos are two moons (natural satellite) of which planet ?

 
 
 
 

14.  Mossad is the national intelligence agency of which country ?

 
 
 
 

15.  Which was the first country to give women the right to vote in elections ?

 
 
 
 

16.  Which among the following is not a parasite ?

 
 
 
 

17.  Which state will host 34th National Games in June 2009 ?

 
 
 
 

18.  Which city is famous for Chikankari embroidery ?

 
 
 
 

19.  In terms of population, which is the smallest state in India ?

 
 
 
 

20.  Who authored the book ‘India Wins Freedom’ ?

 
 
 
 

21.  In 1612, where did the British establish their first factory (trading post) in India ?

 
 
 
 

22.  Jatiyo Sansad is the parliament of which country ?

 
 
 
 

23.  According to Hindu mythology, twin sisters Riddhi and Siddhi are wives of which God ?

 
 
 
 

24.  What was the original name of renowned Hindi and Urdu writer Munshi Premchand ?

 
 
 
 

25.  Which among the following is the motto of the Asian Games ?