General Awareness MCQ-7 January 29, 2016admin0 Comments CategoriesGeneral Awareness 1. ’Tamasha’ is the popular folk theatre of which state ? Punjab Maharashtra Karnataka West Bengal 2. In 1954, with which Chinese premier did Indian PM Jawaharlal Nehru sign Panchsheel (five principles of peaceful co-existence) Pact ? Mao Zedong Zhou Enlai Deng Xiaoping Hua Guofeng 3. What is the name of India’s longest river bridge, built over the river Ganga at Patna ? Rabindra Setu Vidyasagar Setu Mahatma Gandhi Setu Anna Indira Gandhi Bridge 4. At which place Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth and the last Guru of Sikhs, created ‘Khalsa’ in 1699 ? Anandpur (Punjab) Amritsar (Punjab) Patna (Bihar) Nanded (Maharashtra) 5. Zend Avesta is the holy book of which religion ? Islam Judaism Christianity Zoroastrianism 6. Before Hyderabad, which city was the the capital of Andhra Pradesh (erstwhile Andhra State) ? Warangal Kurnool Vijayawada Visakhapatnam 7. From which country did India procure the aircraft carier Admiral Gorshkov, scheduled to join Indian Navy as INS Vikramaditaya in 2012 ? Russia Germany France United States of America 8. Who authored the ‘Rajatarangini’, a historical chronicle of Kashmir ? Kalidas Kalhana Chankaya Banabhatt 9. In 1958, which billiards player became the first Indian to win an individual world title in any sport ? Wilson Jones Michael Ferreira Geet Sethi Manoj Kothari 10. What is the boundary line demarcating India and China known as ? Curzon Line Durand Line McMahon Line RadCliffe Line 11. At which place in Kerala was the first tide (ocean wave) generated electricity project of India established ? Alapuzha Ezhimala Vizhinjam Kozhikode 12. Who is the ex-officio chairman of the Planning Commission of India ? President Prime Minister Finance Minister RBI Governor 13. ’Kalaripayattu’ is the traditional martial art of which Indian state ? Punjab Manipur Kerala Jammu & Kashmir 14. Who founded the Brahmo Samaj, initially known as Brahmo Sabha, in 1828 ? Raja Ram Mohan Roy Debendranath Tagore Mahadev Govind Ranade Keshub Chandra Sen 15. ’Struggle for Existence’ book is the autobiography of which Indian woman leader ? Mayawati J.Jayalalitha Sushma Swaraj Mamta Banerjee 16. Hazratbal Dargah, which houses the sacred hair of Prophet Mohammed, is situated in which city ? Ajmer Srinagar Fatehpur Sikri Mumbai 17. Who directed ‘Raja Harishchandra’ (1913), the first totally indigenous Indian feature film ? Ardeshir Irani Dadasaheb Phalke V.Shantaram Sohrab Modi 18. Who was the first Indian to win boy’s Wimbledon Singles title in 1954 ? Ramanathan Krishnan Vijay Amritraj Ramesh Krishnan Leander Paes 19. In which city is the Central Rice Research Institute located ? Karnal (Haryana) Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) Rajamundry (Andhra Pradesh) Cuttack (Orissa) 20. With which state is the Phulkari embroidery associated ? Punjab Gujarat Karnataka Uttar Pradesh 21. Who is the first woman Air Marshal of India Air Force (IAF) ? Punita Arora Harita Kaur Deol Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya Padmavathy Bandopadhyay 22. Which National Film Award is given to the Best First Film of a Director ? Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus) Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus) Nargis Dutt Award Indira Gandhi Award 23. Who administers the oath of office to the President of India ? Prime Minister Lok Sabha Speaker Rajya Sabha Speaker Chief Justice of India 24. Which capital city houses the headquarters of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ? Dhaka Thimpu Kathmandu Islamabad 25. Who designed the Param Vir Chakra medal, India’s highest military award ? Nek Chand Umesh Rao Bobby Kooka Savitri Khanolkar Loading … Related posts: General Awareness MCQ-15 General Awareness MCQ-14 Current General Awareness-2016 MCQ-71 Current General Awareness IBPS Clerk ,SBI Online Quiz ,UPSC ,SSC ,MPSC General Awareness MCQ-6 Powered by YARPP.