Repeated Questions-8

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Question1:- Godfrey Hounsfield got the 1979 Nobel Prize for Medicine. His major invention was



C.T. Scan


Question2:- The first Indian to receive Templeton Award in 1973 is



Mother Teresa


Question3:- The headquarters of World Economic Forum



Cologny


Question4:- The venue of the first Commonwealth Games was



Hamilton


Question5:- Who postulated Atomic Theory



John Dalton


Question6:- Who was the Political guru of B.R. Ambedkar



Jyothiba Phule


Question7:- Ashwaghosha lived in the court of



Kanishka


Question8:- In Mythology, who was forced to dine luxuriously beneath a sword, suspended by a single hair



Damocles


Question9:- Who discovered Doppler Effect



Christian Doppler


Question10:- Cottton Textile industry in India was started with the establishment of a textile mill in 1818 at Fort Glaster near ----------



Kolkatha


Question11:- The longest river in south India



Godavari


Question12:- Which country is known as the horn of Africa



Somalia


Question13:- Which lakes are situated between USA and Canada



Great Lakes


Question14:-Country without Official Capital



Nauru


Question15:-Sirimavo Bandarenayake was the first woman prime minister in the world. She belonged to



Sri Lanka


Question16:- Which bird is a native to Antartica



Penguine


Question17:-What is known as emergency hormone



Adrenaline


Question18:- In which planet is Karl Sagan Space Station



Mars


Question19:- Which is known as Chineese Apple



Orange


Question20:-The first to synthesise urea artificially



Frederic Wuhler


Question21:- Where is international Kite festival held in India



Ahmedabad


Question22:- The place from where the oldest evidence for Sati was obtained



Eran


Question23:- Who administers the oath of office of the president



Chief Justice of India


Question24:-The members of the State Public Service Commission are appointed by the --------- and can be removed by the President on the advice of Supreme Court



Governor


Question25:- The first non congress Prime minister of India



Morarji Desai


Question26:- Jatra is folk dance drama popular in the villages of



West Bengal


Question27:- Panna in Madhya Pradesh is famous for



Diamond


Question28:- Who is regarded as the father of Indian Cinema



Dada Sahib Phalke


Question29:-Mettur Dam in Tamilnadu district is in --------- river



Kaveri


Question30:- The most ferocious creature



Piranha


Question31:- Marry Todd was the wife of



Abraham Lincoln


Question32:-Vinson Massif is the highest elevation in



Antartica


Question33:- Vladimir I. Ulyanov is popularly known as



Lenin


Question34:-The Governor General who introduced Permanent Settlement in Bengal



Cornwallis


Question35:- The old name of Ho Chi Minh City is



Taipei


Question36:- The Asian Turkey and the European Turkey are separated by the --------- strait



Bosporus


Question37:-The mean depth of Hydrosphere is



3554 m


Question38:-An organism that completely depends other living organisms for food



Parasite


Question39:- Who is the authority to nominate 12 persons to Rajya Sabha



President


Question40:-The place where Bhagarathi and Alakananda meet



Devaprayag


Question41:- The Tomb of Babur is in



Kabil


Question42:- Antartica Study Center in India is situated at



Goa


Question43:-What is known as the "King of Hobbies"



Stamp Collection


Question44:-The old name of Rashtrapathi Bhavan



Viceregal Palace


Question45:-Who said, "Take Care to get what you like, or you will be forced to like what you get"



George Bernard Shaw


Question46:- .The U.N Charter has ------- Articles



111


Question47:- In which Country, Charles Darwin was born



England


Question48:- The Gas discovered by the British Chemists William Ramsay and Morris Travers in 1898



Neon


Question49:- The largest city in the Indus Valley



Mohanjedaro


Question50:- In which language "Hortus Malabaricus " was originally compiled



Latin


Question51:- The exponent of Marthandam Project



Spencer Hatch


Question52:-Lead Bank Scheme was introduced by



Nariman Committee


Question53:-The most populous princely state in India at the time of Independence



Hyderabad


Question54:-Sir Ronald Ross was born at



Almora


Question55:- Firodia Awards related to which field



Science and Technology


Question56:-The ancient City of Carthage was located in



Tunisia


Question57:- The Award which is related to the popularization of science



Kalinga Prize


Question58:- The only Pro- term speaker to become the Speaker of Loksabha



Somanath Chatterjee


Question59:-What is known as 'Nobel Prize in the field of Mathematics'



Abel Prize


Question60:-The plant from which bio-diesel is obtained



Jetropha


Question61:- Phalke Ratna Award is related to which field



Film


Question62:- Who is referred as the "Federal Ambassador"



President


Question63:- Port Said is in



Egypt


Question64:- The head quarters of Asian Development Bank



Manila


Question65:-Osrich is a native of ------



Africa


Question66:-Who was the king of Britain during the Delhi Durbar of 1911



George V


Question67:- Saddle Peak is the highest peak in Andaman and Nicobar group of Islands. it is located in



North Andaman


Question68:- One Mile is ------ feet



5280


Question69:- Gandhji lived South Africa during the period of



1893 - 1914


Question70:- Which Prophet had a revelation at Mount Sinai



Moses


Question71:- The Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem is a sacred monument of the --------



Muslims


Question72:-The number of members in Rajyasabha representing the states of the Indian Union at present



229


Question73:- Which organization is related to the International Literacy Day



UNESCO


Question74:- Who said "Superstition is the religion of feeble minds"



Edmun Burke


Question75:- The largest non capital city in South India



Coimbatore


Question76:-The main metal contained in Saphire



Aluminium


Question77:-One nautical mile is -----miles



1.1507


Question78:- In Indian History, Hemachandra Bhargava is better known as



Hemu


Question79:-Orange Prize is exclusively given to --------



Women


Question80:-The 8 th city of Delhi



New Delhi


Question81:-"Eu tu Brute" is the last words of ------



Julius Ceaser


Question82:- The minimum age to contest as a Panchayath member



21


Question83:- The ancient dynasty which was famous for the village administration



Chola


Question84:- Who said " Other men live to eat , I eat to live"



Socrates


Question85:- The name of Oxygen was given by



Lavoisier


Question86:- the first Indian Mission to Antartica was led by



S.Z .Quasim


Question87:-The ship which carried the first Indian mission to Antartica



M V Polar Circle


Question88:-Milma was started in the year



1980


Question89:- The first south Indian language to which the Bible was translated



Tamil


Question90:-UNO was established in



1945 Oct 24


Question91:- The only one Common wealth country of South America



Gayana


Question92:- Indian Institute of Remote Sensing is situated at



Dehradun


Question93:- Indian Institute of Remote Sensing was established with the help of which country



Netherlands


Question94:- The first cricket Club of Kerala was established at



Thalassery


Question95:-Lord Krishna was born at



Mathura


Question96:- The election symbol of BJP



Lotus


Question97:-Andhra Bank was established at



Machlipattanam


Question98:- Andhra Bank was established in the year



1923


Question99:- Who established Andhra Bank



Pattabhi Seetha ramayya


Question100:-The first European disciple of Sree Narayana Guru



Earnest Kirk