General Knowledge – Basic – 076

11251 : Who is the inventor of Automobile (magneto)?
Ans : Daimler

11252 : The Capital of Albania?
Ans : Tirana

11253 : Who is the author of Years of Pilgrimage ?
Ans : Raja Ramanna

11254 : Chicken Pox causing virus is ?
Ans : Varicella Zoster

11255 : Who is the inventor of Motor Car?
Ans : Austin

11256 : Risk; Uncertainty; and Profit was written by ?
Ans : Frank H. Knight

11257 : Who is the author of “Untouchable”?
Ans : Mulk Raj Anand

11258 : Who is the author of ” Between the Assassinations”?
Ans : Arvind Adiga

11259 : Who is the author of ” Untouchable”?
Ans : Mulk Raj Anand

11260 : Who is the author of Birth and Death of the Sun?
Ans : George Bernard Shaw

11261 : Who is the author of Man eaters of Kumaon ?
Ans : Jim Corbett

11262 : Who is the author of “Unto This Last”?
Ans : John Ruskin

11263 : Who is the author of “A Million Mutinies Now”?
Ans : V.S. Naipaul

11264 : Who is the inventor of Flying Shuttle?
Ans : John Kay

11265 : Which place is known as the ‘Vrindavan of Kerala’?
Ans : Malampuzha gardens


11266 : Vamanapuram River originates from?
Ans : Chemunji Mottai of the Western Ghats

11267 : Who proposed the idea of uniting Cochin and Travancore?
Ans : Sri Kerala Varma; The Cochin Maharaja

11268 : Siesmograph was invented by?
Ans : The Chinese

11269 : Hamburg is on the bank of which River?
Ans : Elbe

11270 : Who is the creator of the famous characters “Suhara; Majeed; Narayani”?
Ans : Vaikom Muhammed Basheer

11271 : Who is the author of Ain-i-Akbari?
Ans : AbulFazal

11272 : Smallest muscle in human body is ?
Ans : Stapedius

11273 : The Capital of Fiji?
Ans : Suva

11274 : Who is known as the Poet of the Bhakthi movement”?
Ans : Poonthanam (15th century)

11275 : Who is the author of “Arthashastra”?
Ans : Kautilya

11276 : Father of Comic dramas?
Ans : Sophocles

11277 : Heamophilia day is on?
Ans : 17-Apr

11278 : The Capital of Lithuania?
Ans : Vilnius

11279 : Who is the author of The Scarlet Letter?
Ans : Nathaniel Hawthorne

11280 : Coldest Desert?
Ans : Antarctica


11281 : The scientific name of Cockroch is?
Ans : Periplaneta americana

11282 : Who is the author of Heat and Dust ?
Ans : Ruth P Jhabwala

11283 : Who is the inventor of Periodic Law?
Ans : Mendeleev

11284 : Which is a recently extinct bird from Mauritious?
Ans : Dodo

11285 : Who is the author of “Song of Solomon”?
Ans : Toni Morrison

11286 : Who is the author of Oh; Calcutta ?
Ans : Kenneth Tynan

11287 : Who is the author of Zulfi my Friend?
Ans : Piloo Mody

11288 : Who is the author of “Ponni “?
Ans : Malayattoor Ramakrishnan

11289 : Name the first European country to encourage geographical discoveries?
Ans : Portugal (Prince Henry; the Navigator of Portugal encouraged sailors by making maps)

11290 : The writing of the Persians was Cunieform adopted from the ?
Ans : Mesopotamians

11291 : Who is the author of “Sense and Sensibility”?
Ans : Jane Austen

11292 : The first computer animated news reader ?
Ans : ANANOVA(Russia)

11293 : Which organ of the body is affected by Trachoma ?
Ans : Eyes

11294 : Who is the author of “Persuasion”?
Ans : Jane Austen

11295 : Father of Microbiology?
Ans : Louis Pasteur


11296 : Who is the author of ” Area of Darkness”?
Ans : V.S.Naipaul

11297 : Pollination by Bat ?
Ans : Chiropterephily

11298 : Who is the author of The Irving Stone ?
Ans : Arthur Halley

11299 : The Currency of South Africa?
Ans : Rand

11300 : Gift of Nile?
Ans : Egypt

11301 : The pest causing ‘Mandari’ in coconut trees is called ?
Ans : Eriophyes guerreronis

11302 : Who is the author of “Bisarjan”?
Ans : Rabindranath Tagore

11303 : The attempted arrest of Vadakkeveetil Muhammed; the Secretary of the Khilafat Committee at Pukottur in Eranadu Taluk; led to a series of violent clashes between the police and the Mappilas in the Eranadu and Valluvanadu Taluks in 1921. This is known as?
Ans : The Malabar Rebellion

11304 : Who is the author of Darkness Visible?
Ans : William Styron

11305 : Electro Encephalograph (EEG) was discovered by ?
Ans : Hans Berger (1929)

11306 : District of Columbia (Washington DC); America’s capital district is on the banks of the river ?
Ans : Potomak river

11307 : Who is the author of “A Passage to England”?
Ans : Nirad C.Chowdhury

11308 : The process of eliminating programming faults is called ?
Ans : Debugging.

11309 : Eternal City of Hopes?
Ans : Rome; Italy

11310 : On defeat Paliyat Achan was deported to?
Ans : Madras.


11311 : First fully literate town in India was?
Ans : Kottayam

11312 : What is the name of the Atom Bomb dropped by America in Hiroshima?
Ans : ‘Little boy’

11313 : World Book Day and Copyright Day is on?
Ans : April 23 [April 23 is the birthday as well as the death day of William Shakespeare; the English dramatist]

11314 : Who is the author of “Three Musketeers”?
Ans : Alexander Dumas

11315 : Who was the strongest of the Persian rulers?
Ans : Cyrus

11316 : Which is the oldest European structure in India?
Ans : Pallipuram Fort;also known as Ayakotta or Azhikotta

11317 : The Capital of Thailand?
Ans : Bangkok

11318 : Who is the author of Life Divine ?
Ans : Aurobindo Ghosh

11319 : The genes transfer from one species to another species through ?
Ans : Plasmids

11320 : Who is the inventor of Microphone?
Ans : Berliner

11321 : Who is the author of “Utopia-A Bold New World”?
Ans : Shishir Gupta

11322 : Who is the author of “Adventures of Sherlock Holmes”?
Ans : Arthur Conan Doyle

11323 : Father of Pathology?
Ans : Rudolph Virchow

11324 : Name the first dynasty to rule China from BC 1750-1125 ?
Ans : Shang dynasty

11325 : Who is the author of “Rangbhoomi”?
Ans : Munshi Prem Chand


11326 : Who is the author of “A Study of History”?
Ans : Arnold Toynbee

11327 : Which boundary line separates India from Pakistan ?
Ans : The Radcliff line

11328 : Who is the author of The Second World War?
Ans : Winston Churchill

11329 : Who is the author of “Stolen Harvest”?
Ans : Vandana Siva

11330 : Who is the author of ” The Ground Beneath her Feet”?
Ans : Salman Rushdie

11331 : First American to win Nobel Prize for Peace?
Ans : Theodor Roosevelt (1906)

11332 : Who is the author of Death of a Salesman (Drama)?
Ans : Arthur Miller

11333 : The Affluent Society was written by ?
Ans : J.K. Galbraith

11334 : Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaecobotany is located at?
Ans : Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)

11335 : Who is known as The Father of Microbiology?
Ans : Louis Pasteur; French chemist and Microbiologist

11336 : Who was the British Prime Minister during the First World War?
Ans : Lloyd George

11337 : Name the First microprocessor?
Ans : Intel 4004

11338 : Widal Test is used to diagnose?
Ans : Typhoid

11339 : Who is the author of Debacle ?
Ans : Emile Zola

11340 : Who is the author of “Long Walk to Freedom”?
Ans : Nelson Mandela


11341 : Who is the author of “Speed Post”?
Ans : Shobha De

11342 : Which King of Travancore made ‘The ‘Janmi-Kudiyam Proclamation’ in 1867 for agrarian reforms?
Ans : Ayilyam Thirunal.

11343 : Who is the creator of the famous characters “Beeman; Vimala”
Ans : M.T. Vasudevan Nair

11344 : Who is the author of “Godan”?
Ans : Munshi Prem Chand

11345 : Who is the author of A Fraction of the Whole?
Ans : Steve Toltz

11346 : Who is the author of Imaging India?
Ans : Nandan Nilekani

11347 : Who is the author of Lucky Jim?
Ans : Kingley Amis

11348 : Who is the author of “Rubaiyat”?
Ans : Omar Khayyam

11349 : The Currency of Portugal?
Ans : Escudo

11350 : Who is the author of “Song of Solomon”?
Ans : Toni Morrison

11351 : Which city in Russia was known as Petrograd from 1914 to 1924?
Ans : St. Petersburg

11352 : Who is the author of “Candida”?
Ans : George Bernard Shaw

11353 : Who is the author of “Flames from the Ashes”?
Ans : P.D.Tandon

11354 : A moral story is called?
Ans : Fable

11355 : Co-operative movement was started in England in 1821by?
Ans : Robert Oven


11356 : Who is the only American president who got all the electoral votes?
Ans : George Washington

11357 : Who is the author of Ethics for New Millennium ?
Ans : Dalai Lama

11358 : What is the name of the Atom Bomb dropped by America in Nagasaki?
Ans : ‘Fatman’

11359 : The first book in Malayalam ‘Samkshepa Vedartham’ was written by?
Ans : Clement Piyanus Pathiri

11360 : Who was the fourth and last Kunjali?
Ans : Muhammed Kunjali.

11361 : Who is the author of “Men Who Kept Secrets”?
Ans : Thomas Powers

11362 : Which country is known as “the Cradle of Renaissance”?
Ans : Italy

11363 : Who is the author of ” The God of Small Things”?
Ans : Arundhati Roy

11364 : Britain of the South?
Ans : New Zealand

11365 : The Capital of Costa Rica?
Ans : San Jose

11366 : Online free encyclopedia – Wiki Pedia was introduced by?
Ans : Jimmi wales

11367 : Kundara Ceramic Factory was started during the period of?
Ans : Sri Chitra Thirunal.

11368 : The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown was written by ?
Ans : Charles R. Morris

11369 : A moral story is called?
Ans : Fable

11370 : Who is the author of Descent of Man ?
Ans : Charles Darwin


11371 : Largest bird is?
Ans : North African Ostrich

11372 : Chickengunya a viral disease is caused by ?
Ans : Aedes Aegypti.

11373 : Who is the author of “The Fall of a Sparrow”?
Ans : Salim Ali

11374 : Who is the author of Vedic Stories?
Ans : Mira Nair

11375 : Who is the author of “Bitter Sweet”?
Ans : Noel Coward

11376 : Kerala Historical Museum is located at?
Ans : Edappalli

11377 : Price theory was developed by?
Ans : Marshall Ricardo; Pigau

11378 : Who is the author of “Politics”?
Ans : Aristotle

11379 : Who is the inventor of Automobile (gasoline)?
Ans : Daimler

11380 : Name the India’s first indigenous genetically engineered Hepatitis – B vaccine?
Ans : Shanvac-B

11381 : Ottawa is on the bank of which River?
Ans : Ottawa

11382 : The scientific name of Donkey is?
Ans : Equus asinus

11383 : Who is the author of SpanishTragedy ?
Ans : Thomas Kyd

11384 : Who is the author of “Ranga Bhoomi”?
Ans : Prem Chand

11385 : Who is the author of “Baburnama”?
Ans : Babur


11386 : If the face value of the money is greater than the intrinsic value of the money; it is termed as?
Ans : Fiat Money

11387 : Sydney is on the bank of which River?
Ans : Darling

11388 : Name the inventeer of Telescope in 1609?
Ans : Galileo Galilei; an Italian scientist

11389 : Euro coins and banknotes entered circulation on ?
Ans : 1st Jan 2002

11390 : Ramavanna Kulasekhara shifted his capital from Mahodayapuram to?
Ans : Quilon

11391 : Who is the author of “Far from the Madding Crowd”?
Ans : Thomas Hardy

11392 : Who is known as Man of Destiny?
Ans : Napolean

11393 : Which place is known as ‘Southern Gaya’?
Ans : Thirunelveli in Wynad

11394 : Who is the inventor of Lightning Conductor?
Ans : Benjamin Franklin

11395 : Who is the author of ” Mattuvin Chattangale “?
Ans : O.N.V Kurup

11396 : Who is the author of “Inside Europe”?
Ans : John-Gunther

11397 : Which film won the Presidents silver medal for the first time?
Ans : Neelakuyil

11398 : Who is the author of Invisible Man?
Ans : H.G Wells

11399 : Who is the author of “Through the Looking Glass”?
Ans : Lewis Carroll

11400 : Life span of platelets is ?
Ans : 7 days

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: only a member of this blog may post a comment.