General Awareness Objective Questions for APPSC,TSPSC,KeralaPSC,WBSSC Exams
Which yoga guru’s autobiography is titled “Autobiography of a Yogi”?
Which Indian leader holds the record of being the youngest as well as the oldest Chief minister of his state ?
Prakash Singh Badal
Which is the only finger in the human hand that contains two bones?
What is the name of the superstorm that hit the East Coast of USA in end October 2012?
To which regiment of the Indian Army did Major Somnath Sharma, the first recipient of the Param Vir Chakra, belong?
In 1538, who dethroned the Mughal Emperor Humayun from Delhi?
Sher Shah Suri
The chemical symbol of which element was derived from the Latin term of hydrargyrum, meaning ‘liquid silver’?
According to the Vamana Purana, the water of which river turned black after Shiva jumped into it?
Which Nawab composed the thumri ‘Babul mora naihar chhoto jaaye’?
Wajid Ali Shall
Who is the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Asian Games?
Which metal has the highest melting point as well as the highest boiling point ?
The Delhi house where Mahatma Gandhi spent his last day was the residence of which industrialist ?
G. D. Birla
In the 18703, which Indian leader produced the first ever statistical estimate o^ average per capita income of British-India?
Which God is Sri Vitthal in Pandharpur, Maharashtra believed to be a manifestation of ?
Where was Hussein Ibn All killed by soldiers of the Umayyad ruler Yazid in A.D. 680?
Who was the Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister of India during Pokhran II ?
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
In 1929-30, under whose presidency was the demand for Turna Swaraj’ made during the Lahore session of the Indian National Congress ?
Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru
Which is the only district in Jharkhand through which the 1′ river Ganga flows ?
Who has been the longest serving chairman of the Tata i Group ?
9 January was chosen as Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas to commemorate whose return to India ?
Whose autobiography is “My unforgettable memories”, which is dedicated to “Mom, Mati and Manush”?
According to the Devi Bhagavata Purana, which king performed a yagna to totally wipe out the naga dynasty ?
Whose ancestral home is ‘Ganguly house’, located in : Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh?
Which animal sleeps for the shortest duration in a 24 hour day?
First Woman to sail around the world
Naomi James,28 yrs old New Zealander
Where does sound travel faster; in air or water?
In water (4.5 times faster)
When is Human Rights Day observed?
What is the main purpose of Group 77?
To defend the economic and trade interests of the developing nations of the world
Who among the following is the recipient of the first Dayawati Modi Award for art, culture and education?
How many players are there in the water Polo team?
Misha Grewal is associated with which games/sports?
Where was United Nations Organisation founded?
San Francisco in 1945
What was the clock speed of the original IBM PC?
Less than 5 MHz
When did the Board of Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR) came into existence?
What beverage was invented by Charles Alderton in 1885 in Waco, Texas?
Which scientist first discovered that the earth revolves round the sun?
When did India enter into space age by launching the satellite ‘Aryabhatta’?