Who among the following invented the small pox vaccine?


Options: Robert Koch,    Edward Jenner,    Robert Hooke,    Louis Pasteur

Ans:B,B






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Options: Geneva,    Rome,    Paris,    Vienna

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Options: longest road,    highest road,    busiest road,    None of the above

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The famous book 'Anna Karenina' written by ?
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When was Shakespeare born?
Options: 1564 AD,    1618 AD,    1642 AD,    1776 AD

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The landforms that are influences by several process namely, weathering, erosion, deposition are known as
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The original name of 'Mahabharata' is
Options: Katha Saritsagar,    Jai Samhita,    Vrahat Katha,    Rajatarangini

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Who had an explosive idea and first patented DYNAMITE?
Options: J. R. Gluber,    A. Nobel,    G. Fawks,    W. Bickford

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Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre is located at
Options: Pune,    Ahmedabad,    Sriharikota,    Thiruvananthapuram

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'A Voice for Freedom' is a book written by
Options: Corazon Aquino,    Nayantara Sahgal,    Aung San Suu Kyi,    Benazir Bhutto

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What invention is credited to the Russian born American inventor Vladimir Kosma Zworykin?
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Plants synthesis protein from
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If an economy is equilibrium at the point where plans to save and to invest are equal, then government expenditure must be
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Options: 1936,    1948,    1952,    1956

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Options: Mazgaon Dock Limited (MDL),    Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineering Limited (GRSE),    Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL),    None of the above

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Which of the following countries won the final of the triangular cricket series held in durban in februarry 1997 ?
Options: India,    New zealand,    South africa,    Zimbabwe

Ans:C,C


Light from the Sun reaches us in nearly
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Satpura National Park
Options: Karnataka,Kerala,Madhya Pradesh,MadhyaPradesh

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Options: Vienna,    London,    Geneva,    Washington

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How does common salt help in separating soap from the solution after saponification?
Options: By decreasing density of Soap,    By decreasing solubility of Soap,    By increasing density of Soap,    By increasing solubility of Soap

Ans:B,B


The winter Olympics came into being in
Options: 1912,    1924,    1920,    1916

Ans:B,B


out of the following, which is not emitted by radioactive substance?
Options: Electrons,    Electromagnetic radiations,    Alpha particles,    Neutrons

Ans:D,D


The mountains that separate European and Arctic Russia are
Options: the Pyranees,    the Balkans,    the Carpathians,    the Urals

Ans:D,D


The ancient Olympics Games came to a sudden end when the Roman Emperor Theodosius banned them as paper manifestations. The modern Olympic Games were received after a lapse of nearly
Options: ten centuries,    twelve centuries,    fifteen centuries,    eighteen centuries

Ans:C,C


The average salinity of sea water is
Options: 3%,    3.5%,    2.5%,    2%

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Lime is sometimes applied to soil in order to
Options: increase the alkalinity of the soil,    increase the acidity of the soil,    restore nitrates to the soil,    make the soil more porous

Ans:A,A


India first won the Olympic Hockey gold at
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Options: Cricket,    Badminton,    Tennis,    Draughts

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Voltage is sometimes referred to as EMF, or Electromotive...?
Options: Field,    Factor,    Flash,    Force

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The refineries are Mathura, Digboi and Panipat are set up by
Options: Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Crude Distillation unit of Madras Refineries Ltd.

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Which team did Sachin Tendulkar play for in the Ranji Trophy when he made his debut in first class cricket?
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