Thursday, July 25, 2013

1 to 10 GK Questions with Answers

Q1. In 1970, who became
the first recipient of
the Dadasaheb tPhalke
Award ?
(A) Devika Rani Rtatoerich
(B) Prithviraj Kapoor
(C) B.N.Sirkar
(D) Pankaj Mullick
Q2. Bomakai and Sambalpuri
saris are native of
which state ?
(A) Orissa
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Maharashtra
(D) West Bengal
Q3. `Akbarnama', a
biographical account of
Mughal ruler Akbar, was
authored by ?
(A) Faizi
(B) Birbal
(C) Abul Fazl
(D) Abdul Rahim Khan-i-
Q4. Which among the
following is not a
mammal ?
(A) Bat
(B) Shark
(C) Dolphin
(D) Blue Whale
Q5. Which city is known as
the `Big Apple' ?
(A) Paris
(B) Tokyo
(C) Shanghai
(D) New York
Q6. Who was the first Indian
to win All England Open
Championships Singles
title ?
(A) Prakash Nath
(B) Prakash Padukone
(C) Nandu M. Natekar
(D) Pullela Gopichand
Q7. On which river is Bhakra
Nangal Dam, the highest
gravity dam in world, is
constructed ?
(A) Chenab
(B) Jhelum
(C) Ravi
(D) Sutlej
Q8. Apart from Delhi, which
other Union Territory
has its own elected
Vidhan Sabha and the
executive council of
ministers headed by a
Chief Minister ?
(A) Daman and Diu
(B) Dadra and Nagar
(C) Lakshadweep
(D) Pondicherry
Q9. On 2nd July 1972, with
which Pakistani leader
did Indira Gandhi sign
Shimla Agreement ?
(A) Ayub Khan
(B) Yahya Khan
(C) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
(D) Muhammad Zia-ul-
Q10. Which freedom fighter
highlighted the drain of
India's wealth into
Britain, in his book
`Poverty and Un-British
Rule in India' in 1901 ?
(A) Dinshaw Edulji Wacha
(B) Dadabhai Naoroji
(C) Gopal Krishna
(D) Womesh Chandra
Answers :
Q1. (A) Devika Rani
Q2. (A) Orissa
Q3. (C) Abul Fazl
Q4. (B) Shark
Q5. (D) New York
Q6. (B) Prakash
Q7. (D) Sutlej
Q8. (D) Pondicherry
Q9. (C) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Q10. (B) Dadabhai