GK Quiz 03: General Awareness Questions (India)

1. Who was the author of the book “As You Like It”
a) William Shakespeare
b) Ruskin Bond
c) Kiran Desai
d) Jawaharlal Nehru

2. The capital of Pallava Kings was
a) Mahabalipuram
b) Kanchipuram
c) Madhurai
d) Tanjore

3.Who was associated with “divinity in humanity”
a) Swami Sivananda
b) Mother Teresa
c) Rabindranath Tagore
d) Swami Ramakrishna Paramahansa

4.Which one of the following slogans is attributed to Subhash Chandrabose
a) JaiHind
b) Jai Jawan-Jai Kisan
c) Vandemataram
d) Inkilab Zindabad

5.The first five year plan in India was launched in the year
a) 1947
b) 1948
c) 1949
d) 1951

6.DCM trophy is associated with the game of
a) Cricket
b) Foot ball
c) Hockey
d) Polo

7.Which one of the following articles of constitution of India makes the specific mention of village panchayats?
a) Article 19
b) Article 20
c) Article 21
d) Article 40

8.The world heritage day is observed on
a) April 20
b) April 18
c) March 29
d) March 18

9.Which one of the following rivers flows into the Arabian Sea
a) Godavari
b) Narmada
c) Cauvery
d) Krishna

10.Rihand valley project is located in which state
a) Gujarat
b) Orissa
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Bihar

11.Where will the Olympic games 2012 be held at
a) Los Angels
b) NewDelhi
c) London
d) Tokyo