Quiz Narrative Essay
Z QUIZ TOPIC: General knowledge 1. Which part of the Constitution of India starts with –“WE THE PEOPLE OF INDIA”? (a) Directive principals (b) Fundamental Duties (c) Preamble (d) Fundamental rights 2. Which pieces are maximum in number at the start of a chess game? (a) Rook (b) Knight (c) Pawn (d) Bishop 3. What kind of animal is Shera, the mascot of the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games? (a) Bear (b) Leopard (c) Lion (d) Tiger 4. Which of these films has the tag line ‘Every Child is Special’? (a) Tare Zameen Par (b) Paa (c) Koi Mil Gaya (d) Paathshaala 5.
Which temple is believed to have been first built in gold, then silver, then wood and finally stone? (a) Somnath (b) Kashi Vishwanath (c) Mahakaali temple (d) None of this 6. Who among these never became a President of Pakisthan? (a) Iskander Mirza (b) Asif Ali Sardaari (c) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (d) Mohammed Ali Zinnah 7. What yajna did Yudhishthira perform after the battle of Kurukshetra to free himself of his sins? (a) Ashwameda (b) Agnistoma (c) Vajpeya (d) Sarpameda 8. The plant bearing which of these fruits is a vine? (a) Mango (b) Apple (c) Watermelon (d) Banana 9.
Which lyricist won an Oscar for the song ‘Jai Ho’? a) Prasoon Joshi b) Piyush Pandey c) Pankaj Panchoury d) Gulzaar 10. Who is the father of hydrogen bomb? a) Alexander G. Bell b) Edward teller c) Jonathan swift d) None of the above 11. What is the colour of octopus blood? a) Red b) Blue c) White d) Green 12. What is ‘T’ in an ATM, with respect to banking? (a) Transaction (b) Teleporting (c) Teller (d) Telebanking 13. Who wrote the book ‘Laughing Gas’? (a) Dan Brown (b) Aditi de (c) Jonathan swift (d) P. G. Wodehouse 14. H1N1, H1N2, H3N1 are all types of what? (a) Virus strains (b) Visa forms c) Vest sizes (d) Video games 15. In which country will the 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP to be held? (a) Mexico (b) Portugal (c) Argentina (d) Brazil 16. Which mountain was formerly known as Peak 15? (a) Mount Everest (b) K2 (c) Kanchenjunga (d) Mount Rushmore 17. Who told this-“No Great work can be done without Sacrifice”? (a) Gandhi (b) Swami Vivekananda (c) Ramakrishna Paramahamsa (d) Tagore 18. Who was the tenth guru of Sikhs? (a) Guru Bhagavath Singh (b) Guru Govind Singh (c) Guru Gopbind Singh (d) None of these 19. In which of these states have father and son not been Chief Minister? (a) Bihar b) Karnataka (c) Orissa (d) Haryana 20. What is the middle name of Sachin Tendulkar? (a) Ravi (b) Ramesh (c) Rajesh (d) Ramakant ANSWERS 1. (c) Preamble 2. (c) Pawn 3. (d) Tiger 4. (a) Tare Zameen Par 5. (a) Somnath 6. (c) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto 7. (a) Ashwameda 8. (c) Watermelon 9. (d) Gulzaar 10. (b) Edward Teller 11. (b) Blue 12. (c) Teller 13. (d) P. G. Wodehouse 14. (a) virus strains 15. (d) Brazil 16. (a) Mount Everest 17. (b) Swami Vivekananda 18. (c) Guru Gopbind Singh 19. (a) Bihar 20. (b) Ramesh -BY: AISWARYA. M ———————————————————————–