“The Knowledge Library”

Knowledge for All, without Barriers…

An Initiative by: Kausik Chakraborty.

“The Knowledge Library”

Knowledge for All, without Barriers……….
An Initiative by: Kausik Chakraborty.

The Knowledge Library

Miscellaneous GK Questions and Answers-12

01 Capital of Satavahanas : 
Pratishthan (on the banks of Godavari)

02 The first Indian to receive the Heuver Award :
Dr A P J Abdul Kalam

03 Headquarters of Kerala State Co-operative Marketing Federation : 

04 Atmiya Sabha was established in 1814 by :
Raja Ram Mohan Roy

05 The craters of which planet are named as Vyasa, Valmiki, Homer : 

06 The continent where the highest and the lowest regions on  the Earth surface are located : 

07 The first Indian to receive Royalty for selling records :
Rabindranath Tagore

08 As per the Islamic belief, the Eden Garden is the present-day town of : 

09 The first tobacco-free city in India : 

10 Who planned Chandigarh city : 
Le Corbusier

11 Where is the Kerala Institute of Local Administration :

12 Which country is known as the Land of Thousand Lakes: 

13 Where is Kerala Drugs and Pharmaceuticals : 

14 Asian country with the highest longevity : 
Japan (It is Andorra  in the World)

15 Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminal is in : 

16 Cambay in Gujarat is known for : 

17 When was Swadeshabhimani exiled : 

18. The four phases of life in the Vedic period :
Brahmacharya, Grihasthashram, Vanaprastha and Sanyasa

19 African countries which existed independent during Colonialism : 
Ethiopia and Liberia

20 Blood sample of which scientist is used to prepare the Gene map : 
James Watson

21 Singapore is on the shore of : 
Pacific ocean

22 Who wrote ‘Nirvriti Panchakam’ : 
Sree Narayana Guru

23 Sufi Saint who established Chisti Order : 
Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti

24 The spokesperson of the Cabinet in the Assembly: 
Chief Minister

25 Founder of Kerala Congress : 
K.M. George

26 Chief Election Commissioner is appointed  by the :

27 River Indus merges with the : 
Indian Ocean

28 World’s largest producer of Mango : 

29 New Guinea is in which Ocean : 
Pacific Ocean

30 New Deal Programme is presented by :
Franklin D Roosevelt

31 World’s largest producer of dates : 

32 Continent which was the venue of the renaissance : 

33 Keratin is a substance found in the : 

34 Force of Gravity is maximum at the : 

35 The six sections of Veda are : 
Shiksha, Niruktam, Vyakaranam, Kalppam, Chandass, and Jyothisham

36 The Constituent Assembly was formed on   : 
6 December 1946

37 Coronation of the kings of Cochin was held at :

38 The National Park situated in the northernmost portion of the world : 
North East Green Land National Park

39 Where is Assembly Museum in Kerala :

40 The most populated city in Pakistan : 

41 Lion Safari Park in Thiruvananthapuram is at : 
Neyyar Dam

42 The second music  instrumentalist to be conferred with Bharat Ratna : 
Ustad Bismillah Khan

43 Blue and Yellow when mixed would give : 

44 The insect without wings : 
Bed bug

45 Revolutionary who became an atheist : 
Bhagat Singh

46 Second Indian to pass the Civil Service Examination:
Surendranath Banerjee

47 Bills passed by the Assembly becomes law on appending the signature of: 

48 Book authored by Sheik Sainudeen who declared War on the Portuguese: 
Tuhfatul Mujahideen

49 Charminar in Hyderabad was built by :         
Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah

50 The Military action that liberated Goa : 
Operation Vijay of 1961 

51 Budget in the Assembly is presented in the name of the: 

52 Dr S Chandrasekhar was awarded Nobel Prize for the subject : 

53 Where is Dun School : 

54 The Portuguese Traveler who visited Vijayanagar after the Talikota War : 
Caesar Frederick

55 The metal shows the poorest electrical conductivity:

56 The ester with the smell of banana: 
Isoamyl acetate

57 The only Jewish country in the world : 

58 In which year Civil Disobedience was   launched : 

59 Subhas Chandra Bose was born in : 

60 Capital of Chandela Kings : 

161 Who is advised by the General Purpose Committee :

62 In which year Delhi Durbar was held : 

63 Samastha Kerala Sahodara Sangham was formed in 1917 by : 
K. Ayyappan

64 Which medicine is known as ‘Wonder Drug’: 

65 The four subsidiary companies under General Insurance: 
New India Assurance, Oriental Insurance, National Insurance and the United India Insurance
66 Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College was established by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan in: 

67 Who presided the first session of the AITUC held in 1920 : 
Lala Lajpat Rai

68 The person who was sentenced to death along with Godse in the Mahatma Gandhi Assassination case :
Narayana Dattatraya  Apte

69 In which year Common Wealth Games was started :

70 The first Indian to win the Ig  Nobel Prize for Peace :
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

71 Where is Chor Minar: 

72 Who built Charminar : 
Alauddin Khilji

73 The first Nehru Planetarium was established in 1954 at: 

74 Title ‘Sikander-e-Sani’ was assumed by the Delhi Sultan: 
Alauddin Khilji

76 Which Prime Minister  visited China after Nehru:   
Rajiv Gandhi

77 The last Dewan of Kochi : 
C.P. Karunakara Menon

78 The Sena dynasty ruled which part of India : 

79 Where is Hawa Mahal: 

80 The Tennis Court Oath in connection with the French Revolution was in : 
20 June 1789

81 Which is known as the School City of India: 

82 Swami Vivekananda made his Chicago Addresses in connection with the World Parliament of Religions in :

83 The youngest Nobel Prize winner : 
Malala Yousafzai

84 Who represented the largest number of  constituencies in Kerala : 

85 The longest river in North East India : 

86 Shimla Agreement was signed by : 
Indira Gandhi

87 The motto of the French Revolution : 
Liberty, Equality and Fraternity

88 Nanak (1469-1539) the first Guru of Sikhs was born in: 

89 The most violent volcanic eruption : 

90 Water on hydrolysis gives : 
Hydrogen and Oxygen

91 During the British regime the Parliament was known as the: 
Central Legislative Assembly

92 Which country won the World Cup Football for the largest number of times: 

93 Which artist represented Pigeon /Dove as the symbol of Peace : 

94 The largest producer of Silk in India : 

95 The main river of Chhattisgarh : 

96 The largest river that flows through the rift valley :

97 Malayalee who became the Defence Minister after V.K. Krishna Menon : 
A.K. Antony

98 Who was known as Lokhitwadi:
Gopal Hari Deshmukh

99 Gayatri Mantram is a part of : 

100 In which State is Kanchipuram known for silk saris: 
Tamil Nadu

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