Quiz No:3968 Basic GK Questions and answers for SSC ,NDA ,CDS ,IES ,RRB ,StatePSC ,CSAT Exams

GK Questions and answers for SSC-CGL Tier-I and Tier-II,IES,CSAT Exams



Question No:1

Who won the Grand Slam title four times successively?

Steffi Graff

Question No:2

Jude Felix is a famous Indian player in which of the fields?

Hockey

Question No:3

When did India play its first cricket Test Match?

1932

Question No:4

How many gold medals did P.T. Usha win in the 1986 Seoul Asian Games?

4

Question No:5

Girilal Jain was a noted figure in which of the following fields?

Journalism

Question No:6

Which was India’s first indigenously built submarine?

INS Shalki

Question No:7

Where were 2002 Commonwealth Games held?

United Kingdom

Question No:8

For what reason is Rana Pratap Sagar (Rajasthan) is famous?

Nuclear Power Station

Question No:9

Sir C.V. Raman was awarded Nobel Prize for his work connected with which of the following phenomenon of radiation?

Scattering

Question No:10

Who created Pretty Good Privacy (POP)?

Phill Zimmerman

Question No:11

On whose name is the highest award for services to the development of cinema given?

Dada Saheb

Question No:12

When was the first television programme broadcasted in India?

1959

Question No:13

The year 1993 was declared as the year of what?

Indigenous People

Question No:14

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is located at which of the following places?

Geneva

Question No:15

Who suggested that most of the mass of the atom is located in the nucleus?

Rutherford

Question No:16

What inspired reflecting road lights to be invented?

The light a cat’s eye gave off the fence




Question No:17

Who invented the Electric Generator?

Michael Faraday

Question No:18

What was the purpose of establishment of NATO?

To attack and develop individual and collective capacity To resist armed attack

Question No:19

Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, who has won the prestigious ‘Grammy Awards’, is an exponent in which of the following musical instruments?

Guitar

Question No:20

Which is the first Indian private company to sign an accord with Government of Myanmar for oil exploration in two offshore blocks in that country?

Essar Oil

Question No:21

On which river is Salal Project established?

Chenab

Question No:22

“FET” is a type of transistor; Its full name is _____ Effect Transistor…?

Field

Question No:23

A program that neither replicates or copies itself, but does damage or compromises the security of the computer. Which ‘Computer Virus’ it is?

Trojan

Question No:24

Which is the largest airport in the world?

King Khalid International Airport

Question No:25

What is the capital of Dadra and Nagar Haveli?

Silvassa

Question No:26

When and where did India first win the Olympic Hockey Gold?

Amsterdam, 1928

Question No:27

For which sport is Bahadur Singh famous?

Athletics

Question No:28

With which field is A. Nageswara Rao associated?

Motion Pictures

Question No:29

Who is the author of the book “The Future of Freedom’?

Farced Zakaria

Question No:30

Who was the fastest shorthand writer in the world?

Dr.G. D. Bist

Question No:31

Where is Film and TV institute of India located?

Pane, Maharashtra L

Question No:32

What does FRS Stand for?

Fellow of Royal Society;

Question No:33

Which food grain crops occupy the largest part of the cropped area in India?

Rice

Question No:34

Which county did Javagal Srinath sign for in 2003? )

Durham

Question No:35

Made from a variety of materials, such as carbon, which inhibits the flow of current…?

Resistor

Question No:36

Larger buildings may be supplied with a medium voltage electricity supply, and will required a substation or mini-sub. What is the main item of equipment contained in these?

Transformers

Question No:37

When did Christopher Columbus discovered the West Indies?

1492 AD