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Question: Who is the father of Geometry?

1

Aristotle

2

Euclid

3

Pythagoras

4

Kepler

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: What is common between Kutty, Shankar, Laxman and Sudhir Dar?

1

Film Direction

2

Drawing Cartoons

3

Instrumental Music

4

Classical Dance

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who was known as Iron man of India?

1

Govind Ballabh Pant

2

Jawaharlal Nehru

3

Subhas Chandra Bose

4

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Professor Amartya Sen is famous in which of the fields?

1

Biochemistry

2

Electronics

3

Economics

4

Geology

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Which of the following was Satyajit Ray associated with?

1

Classical music

2

Commercial art

3

Film Direction

4

Classical dance

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: The Indian to beat the computers in mathematical wizardry is

1

Ramanujam

2

Rina Panigrahi

3

Raja Ramanna

4

Shakunthala Devi

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Who among the following is not a dramatist?

1

Girish R. Karnad

2

Badal Sircar

3

Jayanta Mahapatra

4

Vijay Tendulkar

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Who headed the committee on 'computerisation' in Indian Banks(1988)?

1

C. Rangarajan

2

R.N. Malhotra

3

S. Venkitramanan

4

M.Narasimhan

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Graham Green was associated with which of the fields?

1

Science

2

Music

3

Painting

4

Literature

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Miss Universe 1994, Ms. Sushmita Sen hails from which of the following cities?

1

Mumbai

2

Chandigarh

3

New Delhi

4

Bangalore

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Naina Devi, was associated with field of?

1

Social Service

2

Stage acting

3

Classical dance

4

Vocal music

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Who is known as 'Desert Fox'?

1

Bismarck

2

Eisenhower

3

Gen. Rommel

4

Walter Scott

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: The title of 'sparrow' given to

1

Napoleon

2

Major General Rajinder Singh

3

T. T. Krishnamachari

4

Sardar Patel

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who headed the first scientific group to leave for Antarctica in 1982?

1

Dr. D.R. Sengupta

2

Dr. S.Z. Kasim

3

Dr. V. K. Raina

4

Dr. H. K. Gupta

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Ms Kim Campbell is the first woman Prime Minister of

1

Portugal

2

Canada

3

Switzerland

4

Congo

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who is known as 'Indian Bismarck'?

1

Kamaraj

2

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

3

Nehru

4

Rajaji

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: In which field 'Aachan Maharaj' has distinguished himself?

1

Painting

2

Drama

3

Dance

4

Vocal Music

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Jude Felix is a famous Indian player in which of the fields?

1

Volleyball

2

Tennis

3

Football

4

Hockey

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Ms. Bachendri Pal had undertaken a unique expedition for focusing attention on which of these?

1

One Nation one Family

2

The Girl Child

3

National Integration

4

Sprit of Adventure

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Who among the following was an eminent painter?

1

Sarada Ukil

2

Uday Shanker

3

V. Shantaram

4

Meherally

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Dr. Joon Lew of korea, the recipient of international Gandhi Award is known for his service in the?

1

Eradication of leprosy

2

Campaigning against AIDS

3

Against Drugs

4

Against child labour

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Amjad Ali Khan is associated with which of the following musical instruments?

1

Sarod

2

Veena

3

Violin

4

Sitar

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Guru Gopi Krishna was a maestro of which of the following dance forma?

1

Kuchipudi

2

Kathak

3

Manipuri

4

Bahratanatyam

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Which of the following fields A. Nageshwara Rao is associated with?

1

Sports

2

Literature

3

Motion Pictures

4

Politics

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Jamini Roy was a famous?

1

Producer

2

Painter

3

Dancer

4

Actor

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: The name of Pierre Cardin is associated with which of the following fields?

1

Painting

2

Films

3

Pop Music

4

Fashion Designing

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Ms. Vijaya Mehta has earned distinction in which of the field?

1

Theatre

2

Film Direction

3

Classical Dance

4

Journalism

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Satyen Bose has shown his excellence in which of the following fields?

1

Stage Acting

2

Drawing and Painting

3

Classical Dance

4

Motion Picture

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Who among the following is a social activist campaigning against child labour?

1

Baba Amte

2

Shabana Amzi

3

Mira Nair

4

Swami Agnivesh

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Pandit K. G. Ginde, was well known for his contribution in the field of?

1

Music

2

Sanskrit

3

Dance

4

Ayurveda

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: The first woman in space was

1

Valentina Tereshkova

2

Sally Ride

3

Naidia Comenci

4

Tamara Press

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Samantha Fox is associated with

1

Politics

2

Pop music

3

Journalism

4

Sports

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who is the famous Sarod player?

1

Hari Prasad

2

Zakir Hussain

3

Ram Narain

4

Amjad Ali Khan

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Sanjay Dutt, a noted film actor was held under

1

TADA

2

Narcotics Act

3

Act 302

4

Anti - Defection Act

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Shovna Narayan is a reputed personality in which of the following fields?

1

Classical dance

2

Literature

3

Journalism

4

Classical music

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Dr. V. Kurien is famous in the field of ?

1

Atomic Power

2

poultry farms

3

Dairy development

4

Economic Reforms

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Which of the following pairs of artists and their areas of specialization is not correct?

1

Pt. Ravi Shankar - Sitar

2

M. S. Subbulakshmi - Dance

3

Hari Prasad Chaurasia - Flute

4

Ustad Zakir Hussain Khan - Tabla

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who is known as 'Trimurthy of Carnatic Music'?

1

Muthuswami Dikshitar

2

Purandardasa

3

Swami Thirunal

4

None of these

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Gangubai hangal is the name associated with

1

Literature

2

Music

3

Journalism

4

Environment

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who is known as the 'Lady with the Lamp'?

1

Florence Nightingale

2

Sarojini Naidu

3

Indira Gandhi

4

Joan of Arc

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Girilal Jain was a noted figure in which of the following fields?

1

Social Service

2

Journalism

3

Literature

4

Politics

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Who is Larry Pressler?

1

Politician

2

Painter

3

Actor

4

Tennis player

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, who has won the prestigious 'Grammy Awards' is an exponent in which of th

1

Guitar

2

Violin

3

sarod

4

Tabla

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Question: Raja Ravi Verma, was famous in which of the fields?

1

Painting

2

Politics

3

Dance

4

Music

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Greta Garbo is associated with

1

Classical dance

2

Literature

3

Journalism

4

Acting

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Ben kingsley is associated with which of the following fields?

1

Politics

2

Social Service

3

Sports

4

Motion Pictures

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: In which of the following dance forms 'Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra' is associated with?

1

Odissi

2

Bharathanatiyam

3

Kathak

4

Kathakali

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Bismillah Khan was associated with?

1

Sarod

2

Shehnai

3

Flute

4

Tabla

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Correct Answer: 2

Question: Hari Prasad Chaurasia is a renowned player of

1

Sitar

2

Flute

3

Sarod

4

Tabla

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Which among the famous danseuses is not an exponent of the Odissi dance style?

1

Sanjukta Panigrahi

2

Madhavi Mudgal

3

Sonal Man Singh

4

Yamini Krishnamurthy

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Correct Answer: 4

Question: Michael Jackson is a distinguished person in the field of?

1

Pop Music

2

Jounalism

3

Sports

4

Acting

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: The first Indian to swim across English channel was

1

V. Merchant

2

P. K. Banerji

3

Mihir Sen

4

Arati Saha

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Who is well known collector of artefacts and curios?

1

Wadeyar

2

Salar Jung

3

Rabindra Nath Togore

4

Motilal Nehru

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Charles Correa has distinguished himself in which of the following fields?

1

Painting

2

Ballet

3

Architecture

4

Western Music

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Who declared that his ultimate aim was to wipe 'every tear from every eye'?

1

Rajendra Prasad

2

Sardar Patel

3

Jawaharlal Nehru

4

Mahatma Gandhi

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Ashok Pandit is known for his outstanding performance in which field?

1

Wrestling

2

Kabaddi

3

Shooting

4

Swimming

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Pandit Jasraj has established his reputation in which of the following fields?

1

Music

2

Literature

3

Sanskrit

4

Dance

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Ustad Nisar hussain Khan earned distinction in which of the following fields?

1

Vocal Music

2

Instrumental music

3

Acting

4

Classical dance

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Who fits with this description 'Indian Cotton merchant, Banker, Congressman, a close associate

1

M. R. Jayakar

2

V. S. Sastri

3

G. D. Birla

4

Jamanlal Bajaj

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: R. K. Laxman is a renowned

1

Dance master

2

Writer

3

Cartoonist

4

Journalist

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Dr. Amiya Chakravarthy is known for his

1

work in the Chipko movement

2

composing music for Ray's films

3

being literary Secretary to R. N. Tagore

4

patenting a living organism

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Correct Answer: 3

Question: Mr. Sham Lal has done commendable work in the field of?

1

Journalism

2

Politics

3

Socail Service

4

Trade Unionism

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Correct Answer: 1

Question: Ali Akbar plays which of the following musical instruments?

1

Flute

2

Tabla

3

Sitar

4

Sarod

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Correct Answer: 4

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