General knowledge quiz set 20: Questions for all RRB Exam, UPSC Exam, and SSC Exam.

1. Den is to lion, Aviary is to?

Answer: Birds.

2. What Group of dolphins is called?

Answer: School or a pod.

3. Polio vaccine is developed by?

Answer: Jonas Salk.

4. Name of a dog who first goes to space?

Answer: Laika.

5. Who is the father of space research?

Answer: Vikram Sarabhai.

6. Which is the smallest planet in the universe?

Answer: Mercury.

7. Buddha attained enlightenment at?

Answer: Bodh Gaya.

8. First governor general of free India?

Answer: Lord Canning.

9. Instrument to detect objects under water?

Answer: Sonar.

10. First Lok sabha speaker?

Answer: Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar.

11. When was the Rowlatt act year?

Answer: 1919.

12. TB day observed on?

Answer: March 24.

13. Who gave the slogan “do or die”?

Answer: Mahatma Gandhi.

14. When did the Indian constitution come into amendment?

Answer: 1951.

15. What is the name of the horse of Maharana Pratap?

Answer: Chetak.

16. Karnam Malleswari related to which game?

Answer: Weightlifting.

17. In which places dead bodies are not buried options out of the given options?

Answer: Mortuary.

18. First international cricket match was played between which country?

Answer: USA and Canada.

19. Golden Temple of Dambulla is present in?

Answer: Sri Lanka.

20. What is the capital of Cyprus?

Answer: Nicosia.

21. Which river is the sorrow of Bengal?

Answer: Damodar River.

22. First Satellite launched to Moon?

Answer: Sputnik 1.

23. Establishment of the Panchayati Raj System was recommended by?

Answer: Balwant Rai Mehta Committee Report 1957.

24. By which Constitutional Amendment the voting age was reduced from 21 years to 18 years?

Answer: 61 Amendment

25. Under Article 356 of the Constitution of India, President’s rule was imposed for the first time in?

Answer: PEPSU

26. Patiala and East Punjab States Union (PEPSU) was a state of India between?

Answer: 1948 and 1956.

27. The Political parties got constitutional recognition for the first time in the year.

Answer: 1985

28. When did Swami Vivekananda deliver his speech at the ‘World Religion Conference’ in Chicago city?

Answer: 1893.

29. What is Viticulture?

Answer: Production of grapes.

30. The words ‘Satyameva jayate’ inscribed below the base plate of the emblem of India are taken from?

Answer: Mundaka Upanishad

31. The Khurda Road division, Odisha of the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has set a target to install bio-toilets in 2,000 train coaches during 2016-17 as part of the?

Answer: Swachh Bharat Mission

32. Mrinalini Sarabhai is related with?

Answer: Dance.

33. Konark Temple was built by?

Answer: king Narasimhadeva I.

34. Which is the smallest Continent in the world?

Answer: Australia.

35. What is marsh Gas?

Answer: Methane.

36. Who discovered penicillin?

Answer: Alexander Fleming.

37. Which of the following chemicals is called saltpeter?

Answer: Potassium Nitrate.

38. Which boxer is known as ‘Real Deal’?

Answer: Evander Holyfield.

39. Which number of Lok Sabha was formed during the 2014 election?

Answer: 16th

40. Asif Ali hoisted the flag in which movement?

Answer: Quit India Movement.

41. Who was the commissioner of Delhi Police before Bassi?

Answer: Neeraj Kumar.

42. Who is the Chairman of FIFA?

Answer: Gianni Infantino.

43. Abhishek Verma belongs to which sport?

Answer: Archery.

44. Which became the first district with NOFN high-speed connectivity?

Answer: Idukki.

45. Where is the Virupaksha temple is located?

Answer: Hampi.

46. Which airport is working completely based on solar energy?

Answer: Kochi Airport.

47. State with Maximum boundaries with other states?

Answer: Uttar Pradesh.

48. Name of Gandhi by the British which he denied? 

Answer: Kaiser-e-Hind.

49. Dada Saheb Phalke Award belongs to which field? 

Answer: Cinema.

50. Who is the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature winner in 2015?

Answer: Svetlana Alexievich.

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