General Knowledge Question Answer | Set – 20

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Q. The biggest reserves of Thorium are in ____.

ANS:-  India

Q. The longest river of peninsular India is__________.

ANS:-  Godavari

Q. A landscape which is caused due to the fissure in the earth along which one side has moved down with reference to the other is known as –

ANS:-  Rift Valley

Q. Bhakra Nangal Project is constructed across which river?

ANS:-  Sutlej

Q. Who is commonly known as “the Father of Microbiology”?

ANS:-  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Q. The primary function of RNA is –

ANS:-  Protein Synthesis

Q. Which place is said to be the Manchester of South India?

ANS:-  Coimbatore

Q. _____________ means cases that can be directly considered by the Supreme Court without going to the lower courts before that.

ANS:-  Original Jurisdiction

Q. __________ is a polar covalent bond.

ANS:-  P-Cl

Q. The deepest trench of the Indian Ocean is

ANS:-  Java trench

Q. National Commission for SC and ST shall be made by which constitutional institution—

ANS:-  Parliament

Q. The French made their advent through?

ANS:-  Pondicherry

Q. The French East India Company was founded in ______.

ANS:-  1664

Q. The red planet is ___________.

ANS:-  Mars

Q. Line of Capricorn does NOT go through which of the following countries?

ANS:-  Philippines

Q. Kapildhara Falls is situated on which river?

ANS:-  Narmada

Q. Which one of the following industries is the biggest consumer of water in India?

ANS:-  Thermal power

Q. To which king belongs the Lion capital at Sarnath?

ANS:-  Ashoka

Q. In 1617 the British East India Company was given permission by __________ to trade in India.

ANS:-  Jahangir

Q. The decision to Partition of Bengal was announced in 1905 by?

ANS:-  Lord Curzon

Q. Chauth and Sardeshmukhi were taxes taken during the reign of

ANS:-  Marathas

Q. The first dynasty of the Vijayanagar Kingdom was

ANS:-  Sangama

Q. The outermost range of Himalayas is called_________.

ANS:- Shivalik

Q. The longest river of peninsular India is__________.

ANS:-  Godavari

Q. The atomic power station in Rajasthan is situated at:

ANS:-  Rawatbhata

Q. Which of the following caused radioactive pollution along the coast of Kerala?

ANS:-  Thorium

Q. Which of the following is not an Igneous Rock?

ANS:-  Dolomite

Q. Yellow fever is a disease spread through which of the following?

ANS:-  Mosquito

Q. Mangroves are plants that have –

ANS:-  Respiratory Roots

Q. Rodentia Sciurus is the scientific name of –

ANS:-  Squirrel

Q. Which of the following is a symptom of haemophilia?

ANS:-  No clotting of Blood

Q. The suicidal bags of the cell are –

ANS:-  Lysosomes

Q. Clove is obtained from-

ANS:-  Flower buds

Q. The largest artery in the human body is –

ANS:-  Aorta

Q. Which cells in the pancreas produce Insulin?

ANS:-  Islets of Langerhans

Q. Who is known as the ‘Father of Green Revolution’?

ANS:- Norman Borlaug

Q. Which one of the following European trading companies adopted the “Blue Water Policy” in India?

ANS:-  Portuguese company

Q. Who of the following led the army of the East India Company in the battle of Buxar in 1764?

ANS:-  Hector Munro

Q. Which is the coldest planet?

ANS:-  Neptune

Q. Which of the following bears naked seeds?

ANS:-  Gymnosperms

Q. Who of the following was for the first time designated as the Governor general of Bengal?

ANS:-  Warren Hastings

Q. The Indian Civil Service Act was passed during the Viceroyalty of

ANS:-  Canning

Q. The first Famine Commission was constituted under-

ANS:-  Sir Richard Strachey

Q. Bandipur National Park is in which state?

ANS:-  Karnataka

Q. Which state in India has the longest coastline?

ANS:-  Gujarat

Q. A minor planet is named after which of the following legends?

ANS:-  Viswanathan Anand

Q. Where was the sanskriti kumbh, a 29 days cultural exravaganza, held in January 2019?

ANS:-  Prayagraj

Q. Bharat Ratna and Padma Bhushan awards in India was instituted in the year ___ .

ANS:-  1954

Q. The Sepoy Mutiny of 1857 took place when ___ was the Governor-General of India.

ANS:-  Lord Canning

Q. Which of the following instruments measures electromagnetic radiation?

ANS:-  Bolometer

Q. What type of electromagnetic radiation is used in the remote control of a television?

ANS:-  Infrared

Q. The halogen being used as an analgesic is

ANS:-  Bromine

Q. Which state has launched a new higher education model named “RACE”?

ANS:-  Rajasthan

Q. National Handloom Day is celebrated on ___________

ANS:-  7 August

Q. “Curie” is the unit of –

ANS:-  Radioactivity

Q. Which of the following is the vector of Malaria?

ANS:-  Anopheles Mosquito

Q. Which ruler constructed the highest and biggest gateway of Victory, Buland Darwaja?

ANS:-  Akbar

Q. In which city of India was the first-ever Formula One race held?

ANS:-  Greater Noida

Q. As of February 2019, who is the Governor of Tamil Nadu?

ANS:-  Banwarilal Purohit

Q. Bharat ratna and Padma vibhushan awards in India were instituted in the year ___ .

ANS:-  1954

Q. Which of the following instruments measures electromagnetic radiation?

ANS:-  Bolometer

Q. When was NABARD established?

ANS:-  1982

Q. Who is the author of the book, ‘The Google Story’?

ANS:-  Daved A. Vise

Q. Poor vision in human can be due to the dificiency of ___.

ANS:-  Vitamin A

Q. Name the annual fair of Rajasthan at which camel is a major event?

ANS:-  Pushkar Mela

Q. Which vitamin is prepared by our body in presence of sunlight?

ANS:-  Vitamin D

Q. Which is largest freshwater lake in India?

ANS:-  Wular Lake

Q. Who was the first Indian to ski to the North pole?

ANS:-  Ajeet Bajaj

Q. _____ temple In Karnataka is the most extravagant architectural showpiece of Hampi.

ANS:-  Vittala

Q. Name the first Indian who got Nobel Prize in physics.

ANS:-  C V Raman

Q. Which physical quantity is measured in ‘siemens’?

ANS:-  Electrical conductance

Q. Who invented Universal Standard Time?

ANS:-  Sandford Fleming

Q. What is used to prevent freezing of fuel in space crafts?

ANS:-  Glycol

Q. _________ is the major component of natural gas.

ANS:-  Methane

Q. Which drug is used for Pain Relief?

ANS:-  Tramadol

Q. Which of the following is a Synthetic rubber?

ANS:-  Neoprene

Q. Clove is obtained from-

ANS:-  Flower buds

Q. Stephen Hawking, the legendary theoretical physicist has passed away. He belonged to which country?

ANS:-  United Kingdom

Q. Identify the largest muscle in the human body.

ANS:-  Gluteus Maximus

Q. ___________Tiger reserve in Karnataka is home to the largest number of Asian elephants in the world.

ANS:-  Nagarhole Tiger Reserve

Q. Which of the following is known as the study of earthquakes?

ANS:- Seismology

Q. ‘Boat race’ is the part is which festival ?

ANS:-  Onam

Q. S.I unit of lumnious intensity is

ANS:-  Candela

Q. Caliper is used to measure _____________

ANS:-  Distance

Q. Which of the following rays is used in oven ?

ANS:-  Microwave

Q. Which of the following organelles is called ‘atom bombs’?

ANS:-  Lysosome

Q. Which one of the following acids is used in battery?

ANS:-  Sulphuric acid

Q. Aspirin is common name of

ANS:-  Acetyl Salicylic Acid

Q. Red color of tomato is due to the presence of

ANS:-  Lycopene

Q. Minorites Right Day is observed in India on

ANS:-  18th December


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