Monday, October 26, 2009
2.Bhupindar Singh Hooda
ά:CM Arunachal Pradesh
3.Lee Hsien Loong is currently the Prime Minister of Singapore
ά:South Africa president
5.Australian prime minister
6. Prime Minister of Thailand
7. Japan's Prime Minister
8. Zimbabwean Prime Minister
9. Argentine President
ά:Ms Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner
10. Palestinian Prime Minister
11. Brazilian President
ά:Lula da Silva
12. Prime Minister Trinidad and Tobago
ά: Patrick Manning
*STARRED QUESTION OF PREVIOUS QUIZ (IDENTIFY THE PERSON)*
=CM Arunachal Pradesh
Sunday, October 25, 2009
ans: K.Radhakrishnan, He was the chairman of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC)
2.A website has its name WWITV excluding the prefix and extensions. What is abbreviated in them?
ANS: World Wide Internet Television
3.Who is set to take over as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra?
Ans: Ashok Chavan
4.Which famous cricketer’s wife died here at Chennai on her way to Singapore?
Ans: Wasim Akram’s wife Huma Akram
5.Melinda is the part of a renowned foundation with her husband. Identify the person.
Ans: Bill Gates
6.Queen’s batten relay is associated with which ceremony?
Ans: Commonwealth Games
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Sunday, October 11, 2009
Thursday, October 8, 2009
2.Who many days did Gandhi spend in prison?
3.Gandhi had to witness the death of two dearest companions while he was in prisoned in Aga Khan Palace. Who were they?
Ans: Mahadev Desai ans Kasturba
4.“Do or Die” was the slogan for which movement?
Ans: Quit India
5.Which were the ‘words’ in consideration for the 1942 movement before Quit was coined?
Ans: Get out and Retreat , Because of the disrespect in the word ‘get out’ it was rejected by Gandhi.
6.Gandhi went to South Africa in order to appear in court as an advocate in favour of a company. Name it.
ans: Dada Abdullah and company
7.Who compelled Gandhi in having the non-vegetarian food?
Ans: Shek Methab
8.Porbander was named as Sudamapuri in remembrance to which character in the Hindu epic? Ans: Kuchelan
9.“Gandhi is the lightning of truth to India given by the God”. Who said this?
Ans: Rabindranath Tagore
10.Gandhi was forced out of the train for traveling in first class compartment. This is the incident of racial discrimination that Gandhi had to face in South Africa. What is the name of the railway station after which this incident was named?
11.The person who assisted Gandhi in Champaran Sathyagraha later became the president of India. Name him
ans:Dr. Rajendra Prasad
12.What is the name of the newspaper published by Gandhi in South Africa?
13.Gandhi began an Ashram in South Africa as a tribute to a renowned writer. What was its name?
Ans: Tolstoy Farm
14.Who gave Gandhi the idea of Charka as a symbol of the struggle for Independence?
Ans: Gangabahan Majumdar
15.How did Mountbatten describe Gandhi?
Ans: On man peace brigade
16.The first biography of Gandhi in any Indian language was in Malayalam. Name the author? Ans: Ramakrishnapillai
17.Where was Gandhi when India was declared Independent?
18.Dandi yathra began from which location?
ans: Sabarmathi Ashram, Ahmedabad
19.On which day Gandhi was assassinated?
20.Who was the Grand Father of Gandhi and in what name he is known?
Ans: Uttam Chand Gandhi, known as Otha Gandhi
Wednesday, October 7, 2009
1.How are Charles Kao, Willard Boyle & George Smith famous in current affairs?
Ans: They won the nobel prize for physics 2009
2.Which country became the runners-up in the champions trophy 2009 and who were the winners?
Ans: New Zealand ans Australia
3.Which organization introduced a new stamp of Gandhiji in remembrance to his birthday on 2nd October?
3.Dan Brown’s new book gets mixed reactions. The reactions range from loud praise to angry criticism. Name this book?
Ans: The lost symbol
Other books from Dan Brown
Angels and Demons
Da Vinci Code
4.Which is the only state in South India that does not have Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalas?
ans: Tamil Nadu,
This is a current affair because this fact was repeated by Kapil Sibel during his visit to Tamil Nadu. He requested Karunanidhi to look into this scheme.
*5.Which top class institute’s technical fest and arts fest are known as ‘Shaastra’ and ‘Saarang’ respectively?
answer to previous question
Byalalu is the place in Karnataka where the Rf antenna for the reception of signals from Chandrayaan was established.