General Knowledge Quiz 262


Which state is known as India's Spice Garden?
(A) Kerala
(B) Karnataka
(C) Bihar
(D) Uttaranchal

Answer: Kerala

In which of these paintings the base is made of a cloth pasted over a wooden or a plywood base?
(A) Kalamkari
(B) Tanjore
(C) Patta chitra
(D) Mithila

Answer: Tanjore

What is the provision of Article 12 of Indian Constitution?
(A) Definition of Fundamental Rights
(B) Right to Freedom
(C) Appointment of Chief Justice
(D) Executive power of the President

Answer: Definition of Fundamental Rights

Who was the Man of the Match of the finals of the Twenty20 World Cup 2007?
(A) Umar Gul
(B) Shahid Afridi
(C) Gautam Gambhir
(D) Irfan Pathan

Answer: Irfan Pathan

Who wrote 'The Vendor of Sweets'?
(A) R.K. Narayan
(B) Khushwant Singh
(C) Arun Shourie
(D) Githa Hariharan

Answer: R.K. Narayan

What is the graphical device that enables vertical and horizontal movement through a document with a mouse?
(A) Ruler
(B) Selection bar
(C) Scroll bar
(D) Status bar

Answer: Scroll bar

The football club Churchill Brothers plays in domestic league of which Indian state?
(A) Tamil Nadu
(B) Goa
(C) Punjab
(D) Delhi

Answer: Goa

Which is the largest island in Caribbean sea?
(A) Cuba
(B) Trinidad and Tobago
(C) Guyana
(D) Antigua

Answer: Cuba

Which of the following Constitutional posts is enjoyed for a fixed term?
(A) President
(B) Chief Justice
(C) Prime Minister
(D) Governor

Answer: President

Who won the Gyanpith award in 1998 for his contribution to Kannada literature?
(A) Girish Karnad
(B) R.S. Mugali
(C) K.S. Karanth
(D) S.B. Joshi

Answer: Girish Karnad