General Knowledge Quiz 5

Q1. What is the motto of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) ?
(A) Veerta Aur Vivek
(B) Bharat Mata Ki Jai
(C) Vayam Rakshaamah
(D) Ekta Aur Anushasan
Q2. Nifty is the main share index of which stock exchange ?
Q3. Which planet is nearest to Sun ?
(A) Venus
(B) Mercury
(C) Earth
(D) Mars
Q4. According to Mahabahrat, who was Abhimanyu’s mother ?
(A) Draupadi
(B) Ulupi
(C) Chitrangada
(D) Subhadra
Q5. What is the boundary line demarcating India and Pakistan known as ?
(A) Radcliffe Line
(B) McMahon Line
(C) Durand Line
(D) Curzon Line
Q6. The name of which Indian classical dance style, originated in north India, literally means ‘Story Teller’ ?
(A) Odissi
(B) Kuchipudi
(C) Kathak
(D) Bharatanatyam
Q7. Jama Masjid at Delhi, the largest in India, was built by which Mughal emperor ?
(A) Akbar
(B) Jahangir
(C) Shahjahan
(D) Aurangzeb
Q8. Which renowned vocalist was awarded Bharat Ratna in 2008 ?
(A) Lata Mangeshkar
(B) Pt. Bhimsen Joshi
(C) Gangubai Hangal
(D) Pt. Ravi Shankar
Q9. The Althing, the oldest functioning legislative assembly in world, is the parliament of which country ?
(A) Iceland
(B) France
(C) Japan
(D) Israel
Q10. To measure hardness of minerals, which scale is used ?
(A) Kelvin
(B) Richter
(C) Mohs
(D) Mercalli

Answers :

Q1. &nbsp&nbsp(D) Ekta Aur Anushasan
Q2. &nbsp&nbsp(B) NSE
Q3. &nbsp&nbsp(B) Mercury
Q4. &nbsp&nbsp(D) Subhadra
Q5. &nbsp&nbsp(A) Radcliffe Line
Q6. &nbsp&nbsp(C) Kathak
Q7. &nbsp&nbsp(C) Shahjahan
Q8. &nbsp&nbsp(B) Pt. Bhimsen Joshi
Q9. &nbsp&nbsp(A) Iceland
Q10.&nbsp&nbsp(C) Mohs