Top 40 General Knowledge Questions

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Top 40 General Knowledge Questions

Top 40 General Knowledge Questions with the explanation for competitive examination for better results. Take General Knowledge Questions and Answers from various categories and increase your knowledge instantly. The Top 40 General Knowledge Questions will give you a fair idea about which section you need to focus more on the upcoming examinations. The provided General Knowledge Questions had already been asked in different competitive exams. 

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General Knowledge

Q :  

Which is a major essential lipophilic (fat-soluble) vitamin required for the protection of cell membranes and the formation of red blood cells (RBCs)?

(A) Vitamin A

(B) Vitamin C

(C) Vitamin D

(D) Vitamin E

Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Vitamins A, D, E, and K are called the fat-soluble vitamins, because they are soluble in organic solvents and are absorbed and transported in a manner similar to that of fats. Vitamin E deficiency, which is rare and usually due to an underlying problem with digesting dietary fat rather than from a diet low in vitamin E, can cause nerve problems.

Q :  

Ms. Kamalini Asthana and Ms. Nalini Asthana are conferred with one of the top highest civilian awards of India, Padma Shri 2022. Which of the following dance forms of Banaras Gharana are they known for?

(A) Odissi

(B) Kathakali

(C) Kuchipudi

(D) Kathak

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

Which of the following pairs is INCORRECT?

(A) Zia Mohiuddin Dagar - Rudra Vina

(B) Kadri Gopalnath − Saxophone

(C) Kumar Gandharva - Guitar

(D) Bombay Jayashree - Vocalist

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Which Article of the Indian Constitution empowers a High Court to issue writs for the enforcement of the Fundamental Rights of the citizens?

(A) Article 226

(B) Article 242

(C) Article 230

(D) Article 235

Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Article 226 of the Indian Constitution empowers High Courts in India to issue writs, including habeas corpus, mandamus, prohibition, quo warranto, and certiorari, for the enforcement of the fundamental rights of the citizens as well as for any other purpose. This article grants the High Courts the power to protect and enforce fundamental rights in their respective states.

Q :  

What is the duration of the interval in a football match?

(A) 10 minutes

(B) 15 minutes

(C) 30 minutes

(D) 12 minutes

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

Which of the following Bollywood choreographers has won the 63rd National Film Awards in the category of Best Choreography for his/her excellent work in the Hindi movie ‘Diwani Mastani’?

(A) Farah Khan

(B) Prabhu Deva

(C) Ganesh Acharya

(D) Remo D’Souza

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

Which of the following is the correct pair?

(A) Bala Sarasawati - Kathak

(B) Kalamandalam Kalyanikutty Amma - Mohiniyattam

(C) Shovana Narayan - Odissi

(D) Sonal Mansingh - Manipuri

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

In which year was International Booker Prize established?

(A) 1918

(B) 1969

(C) 2005

(D) 1981

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Who among the following Hindustani classical musicians blended the best of classical music and created a unique style of music of his own who was often touted as the Tansen of 20th century?

(A) Ustad Chhote Ghulam Ali Khan

(B) Ustab Ali Baksh Khan

(C) Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali Khan

(D) Munawar Ali Khan

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Ustad Hassu Khan, Ustad Haddu Khan and Ustad Nathu Khan were exponents of the ___________ Gharana.

(A) Patiala

(B) Gwalior

(C) Delhi

(D) Benaras

Correct Answer : B

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