General Knowledge Questions for APPSC,TSPSC,B.Ed.,TET,RRB,SSC,NDA,CSAT Exams
Who partnered Mahesh Bhupathi in his mixed doubles title win at the 2012 French Open?
Who was appointed the Chairman of the Press Council of India in 2011?
Justice Markendey Katju
Which revolutionary, also known as ‘masterda’, led the Chittagong Armoury Raid in 1930?
After whom is the southernmost tip of India named?
Who is the first musician to be honoured with the Bharat Ratna?
M S Subbulakshmi
Which book is on the life of a Mughal Emperor and is an autobiography?
In which sports has India won Olympic medals in 2004, 2008 and 2012?
Which Indian state has the largest area under forests?
Which place in Gujarat is the meeting point of seven rivers.saptasangam, where the largest animal fair of the state is held ?
To Which poet did Mahatma Gandhi give the title of “Rashtriya Shayar” ?
Who has been India’s longest serving woman chief minister and for which state ?
Sheila Dikshit, Delhi
In his book titled ‘ The Arctic Home in the Vedas”, who argued that the Aryans originated in the north polar region ?
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Which country other than India, got freedom on isth August and in which year?
Which gas protects the earth from U V radiations of the Sun ?
What was the capital of Awadh before Nawab Asaf-ud-daula shifted it to Lucknow in 1775 ?
Which book by A P J Abdul Kalam is a sequel to his autobiography “Wings of Fire” ?
Which of these is a kind of printed sari traditionally worn during the Tee] festival in Rajasthan ?
In terms of area , which is the largest Union territory of India ?
Andaman and Nicobar Island
In the field of medicine , which problem is treated with the help of IVF technique ?
The Vivek Express traversing the longest route on the Indian Railways network runs between Kanyakumari and which other city ?
In Which state was the Electronic Voting Machine used for the first time in any election in India ?
Whom did Mamata Banerjee defeat in her first Lok Sabha election in 1984 ?
Diaoyu Islands , also known as Senkaku Islands , is located in which sea ?
East China Sea
Who was the first to translate the Bhagwad Gita from the Sanskrit into English in 1785 ?
Sir Charles Wilkins
A child may develop Kwashiorkor disease primarily due the deficiency of what ?
Which is a type of puzzle that consists of a grid with numbers appearing in some of the squares ?
Which author’s autobiographical series is titled ‘ Nirbasan’ ?
D. Taslima Nasrin
Which Nobel Prize winner was born in Shantiniketan ?
In the Mahabharata, who brought up Kama after he was abandoned by Kunti soon after his birth ?
What is the chemical name of baking soda?
In which place was prehistoric ‘rock shelters’ discovered which were declared a World Heritage site in 2003 by UNESCO?
In which story did Premchand describe Dowry as a social problem?
In which sport does Sunil Chetri represent India?
When were Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev hanged?
23 March 1931
Which woman scientists has been dubbed ‘Agni Putri’ by the Indian Media?
In which coal mine did about 375 people lose their lives in 1975 due to inundation?
Who is the first foreign coach to be honoured with the Dronacharya Award?
B I Fernandez