General Awarenes MCQ-5

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


10.  Which city is famous for Chikankari embroidery ?


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


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


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


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


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


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


17.  Jatiyo Sansad is the parliament of which country ?


18.  Which among the following is not a parasite ?


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


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


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


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


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


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


25.  Velodrome is an arena for which sporting event ?