GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

Which state was earlier called NEFA (North-East Frontier Agency) ?

Ans. On 21 January 1972

The states Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura are jointly called as ?

Ans. The Seven Sister States

Between the planets Mars and Jupiter are found asteroids orbiting the Sun. What is the region called ?

Ans. Main Asteroid Belt

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

Which city is known as “the Light of the East” ?

Ans. Guwahati

Out of the four Vedas, which Veda describes the concept of Ayurveda ?

Ans. Panchama Veda

Jackie Joyner Kersee is connected to which sport ?

Ans. track and field

Which ocean is known as “the Herring Pond” ?

Ans. Atlantic Ocean

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

Which rainforests in Madagascar have been included in UNESCO’s list of World Heritage Site ?

Ans. Rainforests of the Atsinanana

Samantha Stosur is a tennis player. Name the country she belongs to ?

Ans. Australia

Which country won the 2013 Women’s Cricket World Cup ?

Ans. Australia beat West Indies

What is the biological name of Neem ?

Ans. Azadirachta indica

Sir Martin Frobisher discovered these islands in the Arctic Ocean in 1576. Name them ?

Ans. Resolution Island

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

Which Islands did Christopher Columbus discover in the Caribbean islands off the coast of Miami in 1492 ?

Ans. the Bahamas

Which country is known as “the Island of Pearls” ?

Ans. Bahrain

Name the national park in Madhya Pradesh where the famous white tigers of Rewa were found ?

Ans. Rewa in the Baghelkhand area

The southernmost tiger reserve which was also one of the firsts. Name it ?

Ans. Pench

Name the Garden city of India ?

Ans. Bangalore

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8

Category: New Jobs 

The term “Three Point Field Goal” belongs to which sport ?

Ans.  professional basketball

Which country is known as “the Cockpit of Europe” ?

Ans. Belgium

Which six countries became part of the EEC (European Economic Community) when it was established in 1958 ?

Ans. Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and West Germany.

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ-8