General Awareness MCQ-6 January 29, 2016admin0 Comments CategoriesGeneral Awareness 1. Which early 11th century traveller to India authored the books ‘Tahqiq-i-Hind’ and ‘Kitab-ul-Hind’ ? Fi-Hien Marco Polo Al Beruni Ibn Batuta 2. In 1581, which Mughal ruler started religious doctrine ‘Din-i-Ilahi’ (Divine Faith) ? Babar Akbar Jehangir Shahjahan 3. ’Biman’ is the national airline of which Asian country ? Nepal Bhutan Bangladesh Sri Lanka 4. Who was the first Indian Governor-General of independent India ? Lord Mountbatten C.Rajagopalachari Rajendra Prasad Jawaharlal Nehru 5. To whom does the President of India address his resignation ? Chief Justice of India Prime Minister Lok Sabha Speaker Vice President 6. ’Razmnama’ is the Persian translation of which Indian epic ? Ramayana Mahabahrat Raghuvamsha Kumarsambhava 7. After Hindi, which is the second most spoken language in India ? Tamil Marathi Telugu Bengali 8. In 1922, Chittarajnan Das and Motilal Nehru founded which political party ? Forward Block Swaraj Party Swatantra Party Ghadar Party 9. In 1998, who became the first Indian ever to be awarded the Wharton School Dean’s Medal ? J.R.D.Tata Dhirubhai Ambani N.R.Narayana Murthy Azim Premji 10. Which is the only element whose atoms have no neutron ? Helium Oxygen Nitogen Hydrogen 11. After Sachin Tendulkar, who is the second cricketer to receive the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award ? Saurav Ganguly Rahul Dravid Mahendra Singh Dhoni Anil Kumble 12. Who is known as the ‘Father of Medicine’ ? Herodotus Hipparchus Hippocrates Wilhelm Wundt 13. Which hill station was the summer capital of British India ? Nainital Mussoorie Darjeeling Shimla 14. Who was the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award ? Indira Gandhi Mother Teresa Aruna Asaf Ali M.S.Subbulakshmi 15. In terms of area, which is the largest country ? Russia Canada China United States of America 16. According to Hindu mythology, which warrior was the possessor of ‘Chanrdrahas’ sword ? Arjun Kansa Ravana Parshuram 17. Who was the first President of Pakistan ? Ayub Khan Liaquat Ali Khan Iskandar Mirza Muhammad Ali Jinnah 18. ’Hematite’ and ‘Magnetite’ are the principal ores of which metal ? Iron Nickel Cobalt Aluminium 19. Which is the heaviest organ in the human body ? Heart Liver Kidney Stomach 20. ’Bhogi’, ‘Surya’, ‘Mattu’ and ‘Kanum’ are the parts of which four day long harvest festival of Tamilnadu ? Bihu Lohri Pongal Baisakhi 21. In which state is the Dachigam National Park, famous for Hangul (Red Deer), located ? Assam Jammu & Kashmir West Bengal Madhya Pradesh 22. Which city houses the headquarters of Central Railway ? Bhopal Nagpur Allahabad Mumbai 23. Challenger Deep, a part of Mariana Trench and the deepest point in the oceans, named after British ship Challenger II which first surveyed it in 1951, is located in which ocean ? Indian Ocean Pacific Ocean Atlantic Ocean Antarctic Ocean 24. Wheeler Island, the site of India’s missile testing facility Integrated Test Range (ITR), is situated in which state ? Orissa Andhra Pradesh Tamilnadu Kerala 25. Apart from Russia, the territory of which country lies in both Europe and Asia continents ? Turkey Greece France Germany Loading … Related posts: General Awareness MCQ-15 General Awareness MCQ-14 Current General Awareness IBPS ,SBI ,IAS ,UPSC ,SSC ,TNPSC ,MPSC ,KPSC General Awareness MCQ-7 General Awareness MCQ-9 Powered by YARPP.