“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-23

01 The genetic material in a cell is : 

02 Gir Forest is in : 
03 Headquarters of Al Jazira TV Channel: 
04 Headquarters of Kerala Granthasala Sangham (Now Kerala State Library Council): 
05 In the application for RTI, the fee of the Court fee stamp to be affixed is : 
06 In which state is Tawang Buddhist Monastery:
Arunachal Pradesh
07 Indian Custom of “respecting all living things and not injuring them” is : 
08 IRDP stands for:  
Integrated Rural Development Programme
09 Kyoto Protocol is related to : 
Climate Change
10 Name of the Ocean which means ‘’peace’’ : 
Pacific Ocean
11 People from which community are nominated to Legislative Council by the Governor: 
Anglo Indian
12 Rabindranath Tagore was also expert in the branch of medicine : 
13 River Konar originates from : 
14 Strobilanthus kunthiyanus is the botanical name of : 
15 United News of India was established in: 
16 Which act extended the powers of Governor-General of Bengal to Bombay and Madras: The Councils Act of 1793
17 Which language is known as ‘’Devabhasha’’ :
18 Devi Ahalyabhai Holkar Airport is at :
19 Zardari System in 1773 was introduced by : 
Warren Hastings
20 In a cricket match, the number of umpires in the ground will be : 
21 In which year Taj Mahal was included in the list of World Heritage sites : 
22 When Indian Air Force was established on 9 October 1931 the Viceroy was: 
Lord Willington.
23 When the Government of India Act 1935 came into force the Viceroy was :
Lord Linlithgow
24 Who led ‘’Long March’’ in China : 
Mao Zedong
25 Who propagated the ideologies of Sree Narayana Guru in the west : 
Nataraja Guru
26 The cheapest and safe conventional source of energy :
Solar energy
27 The doctor who performed the first heart transplantation : 
Christian Bernard
28 The first Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission: 
Ranganath Mishra
29 The first Indian to become the Chairman of the UnitedNations Human Rights Committee: 
30 The highest court of Justice in Britain: 
Supreme Court
31 The inner layer of the eyeball: 
32 The live volcano in India : 
Barren Island
33 The only planet in the solar system in which there is no storm : 
34 The organisation servant of India’ was established by :
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
35 The outer layer of the eyeball: 
36 The patron of Fundamental Rights : 
37 The salient feature of National Integration :
38 The snow does not melt beyond :
39 Universal Adult Franchise ensures : 
Political Freedom
40 VAT comes into effect in Kerala on: 
1 April 2005
41 What is the colour of lymph: 
42 When did the United Nations General Assembly make Human Rights Proclamation : 
10 December 1948
43 Which country/region is called  ‘Land of Morning calm” :
44 Remnants of Parthenon temple is in : 
45 Temporary hardness of water can be removed by:
46 The Central Secretariat Library is named after :
 Lal Bahadur Shastri
47 The Crowing of George V took place in New Delhi in 1911 when the Viceroy was : 
Lord Hardinge
48 The first Governor-General of British India :  
Warren Hastings
49 The first Indian Talkie Alam Ara was made in the language : 
50 The founder Chairman of National Dairy Development Board : 
Dr. Verghese Kurien
51 The Governor-General who prohibited Sati : 
Lord William Bentinck
52 The Indian musician to use Violin in classical concert :
Muthuswami Deekshithar
53 The largest known star : 
V.Y. Canis Majoris
54 The last disciple of Sree Narayana Guru : 
Ananda Theertha Swamigal
55 The leader is known as ‘’Puratchi Thalaivar’’ : 
56 The Viceroy when the Simon Commission was appointed to study the reforms of Montague- Chelmsford : 
Lord Irwin
57 The Viceroy who resigned due to the difference of opinion with Lord Kitchener: 
Lord Curzon
58 Which is also called Sahyadri : 
Western Ghats
59 Which religious group established Zionism : 
60 Which state is known as the ‘’Granary of India’’ : 
61 Who appoints Chairman of Union Public Service Commission: 
62 The deity at the Thycaud Ayya temple (Thiruvananthapuram) : 
63 The first Indian film participated in the International film festival : 
64 The first Indian film with songs : 
Bhagyachakra (Bengali)
65 The fourth-largest island (Next to Greenland, New Guinea and Borneo): 
66 The largest employer in the world : 
Defence department of the USA
67 The second person to receive Bharat Ratna while serving as the Vice President : 
Dr. Zakir Hussein (1963)
68 The Viceroy when the North-West Frontier Province was formed : 
Lord Curzon
69 The work is also known as Shadsahasri : 
70 When the Indian Republican Army under the leadership of Surya Sen attacked the armoury of the British at Chittagong the then Viceroy was : 
Lord Irwin
71 Which country is called the Land of Forest and Water :
72 Who was known as  ‘‘Vaikom Veerar’’ : 
E.V.Ramaswami Naikker
73 Who wrote “Life Divine” : 
Aurobindo Ghosh
74 Who wrote Padmavath : 
Malik Muhammad Jaizi
75 Who wrote the foreword to “Vivekananda Sahitya Sarvaswam” : 
Sister Nivedita
76 The country that launched the Green Revolution in Asia:
77 The first woman Speaker of Lok Sabha : 
Meira Kumar
78 ‘The deadliest disease is orphaning” who said this :
 Mother Teresa
79 Chikungunya is spread by :
 Aedes mosquitoes
80 Eravikulam National Park is known for : 
Nilgiri Tahr
81 First Indian to win an individual medal in Olympic : 
Abhinav Bindra
82 How many years ago did man start talking : 
83 Indian Constitution came into effect on: 
26 January 1950
84 The industry which thrives on the banks of Hooghly River :
85 The romantic “Prananadhan enikku nalkiya paramandarasathae” is composed by : 
Irayimman Thampi
86 The social reformer called Kumara Gurudeva : 
Poikayil Appachan
87 The social reformer who said  ‘Let us now set ablaze temples’  :
 V.T. Bhattathiripad
88 Under which Act  election was held in the Provinces of British India in 1937: Government of India Act 1935
89 When did Sree Narayana Guru establish Advaithashramam in Aluva: 
90 Which Act was introduced by the British to remove the shortcomings of the Regulating Act of 1773:
 Pitt’s India Act
91 Which fruit is called Nature’s tonic: 
92 Who became Chief Minister of Tiru Kochi in 1951: 
C. Kesavan
93 Who organized ‘’Thuvayal Panthi’’  : 
Ayya Vaikundar
94 Who prepared the draft of Government of India Act of 1935: . 
Sir Maurice Gwyer
95 The first country to accept Christianity as the official religion of the nation : 
96 Jawaharlal Nehru remarked which State as ‘’Jewel of India’’ : 
97 Jim Corbett National Park is in : 
98 Land of Sandalwood  in Kerala : 
99 Leader of Ezhava Memorial (1896) was : 
100 Muhammad Ghazni attacked Somnath Temple at Gujarat : 

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