Basic General Knowledge - 10

Which is the highest literary award of the world?

A. Nobel Prize

B. Booker Prize

C. Pulitzer Prize

D. Magsaysay Award

Which body of UNO gives advisory opinion on legal matters to the bodies and special agencies of the UNO?

A. The Security Council

B. International Court of Justice

C. Trusteeship Council

D. Secretariat

Which among the sources of energy tapped in India has shown the largest growth till the Eighth plan?

A. Hydro

B. Thermal

C. Gas

D. Nuclear

When was Mandela inaugurated as first black President?

A. 1994

B. 1999

C. 2000

D. None of the above

Which amongst the following mammals has the highest metabolic rate in terms of oxygen consumption (mm3/g hour)?

A. Dog

B. Mouse

C. Rabbit

D. Rat

Which is the sacred text of Hinduism?

A. The Vedas

B. The Bhagavad Gita

C. The epics of the Mahabharata and the Ramayana

D. All of the above

Which is the place of worship for Judoists?

A. Synagogue

B. First temple

C. No church or temple

D. Monastery

Which is the associated sport of Bombay Gold Cup?

A. Basketball

B. Weightlifting

C. Hockey

D. Football

When was table tennis introduced in Olympics?

A. 1896 at Athens

B. 1988 at Seoul

C. 1924 at Paris

D. 1924 at Seoul

Which Bank has the maximum number of branches?

A. ICICI Bank

B. HDFC Bank

C. State Bank of India

D. State Bank of Patiala

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