Basic General Knowledge Quiz Questions

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Basic General Knowledge Quiz Questions 

Q.1 Free surface of a liquid behaves like a sheet and tends to contract to the smallest possible area due to the

(A) force of adhesion

(B) force of friction

(C) centrifugal force

(D) force of cohesion

Ans .   D

Q.2 Gopal Krishna Gokhale

(A) started as a maths teacher and rose to the position of the principal of Ferguson College, Pune

(B) founded the servants of India Society

(C) served as President of the Indian National Congress in 1905

(D) All of the above

Ans .   D

Q.3 GNLF stands for

(A) Gorkha National Liberation Front

(B) Gross National Liberation Form

(C) Both option A and B

(D) None of the above

Ans .   A

Q.4 Excessive secretion from the pituitary gland in the children results in

(A) increased height

(B) retarded growth

(C) weakening of bones

(D) None of the above

Ans .   A

Q.5 Fa-Hien was

(A) the first Buddhist pilgrim of China to visit India during the reign of Chandragupta Vikramaditya

(B) the discoverer of Puerto Rico and Jamaica

(C) the first Buddhist pilgrim of India to visit China

(D) None of the above

Ans .   A

Q.6 Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is at

(A) Darjeeling

(B) Dehradun

(C) Marmago

(D) Dispur

Ans .   A

Q.7 Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit was

(A) a German Physicist

(B) developed the mercury thermometer in 1714

(C) devised temperature scale

(D) All of the above

Ans .   D

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