Basic General Knowledge-4

Rana Pratap Sagar (Rajasthan) is famous for

A. nuclear power station

B. aluminum industry

C. brassware

D. sports goods

Primary rainbow is formed when light suffers

A. two internal refractions before emerging out of the drop

B. one internal refractions before emerging out of the drop

C. no internal refraction

D. either one or two internal refractions before emerging out of the drop

Pakistan left the Commonwealth in 1972, but rejoined as 49th member of the Commonwealth in

A. 1984

B. 1991

C. 1997

D. 2000

Rare Earth factory is situated in

A. Allepey (Kerala)

B. Aluva (Kerala)

C. Ambernath (Maharashtra)

D. Avadi (Tamil Nadu)

Rangaswamy Cup is associated with

A. archery

B. cricket

C. football

D. hockey

Rohinton Baria Trophy is associated with

A. football

B. hockey

C. cricket 'Inter-University'

D. inter-university sports and athletics

The Africa fund (Action for Resisting Invasion, Colonialism and Apartheid) under India's leadership was instituted by

A. UNO

B. SAARC

C. NAM

D. the Commonwealth

Super conductivity is a phenomenon in which the resistance of a substance

A. increases with temperature

B. decreases with temperature

C. does not change with temperature

D. becomes zero at very low temperature

Penicillin was invented by

A. Dr Jonas E. Salk

B. Gregory Mendal

C. Paul Ehrlich

D. A. Fleming

The 2005 Australian Open Tennis Championship titles for men's and women's singles were won, respectively by

A. Pete Sampras and Steffi Graf

B. Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams

C. Andre Agassi and Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario

D. Marat Safin and Serena Williams

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