TEST- GK057

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Instructions
1. The test comprises of 20 questions. You should complete the test within 15 minutes.
2. There is only one correct answer to each question.
3. All questions carry four marks each.
4. Each wrong answer will attract a penalty of one mark.

1. Which former female tennis player is poised to make a return to the tennis court after agreeing to play for the Houston Wranglers in the world team tennis pro league?

  • a. Gabriela Sabatini
  • b. Mary Joe Fernandes
  • c. Steffi Graf
  • d. Martina Hingis
  • e.Not Attempted

2. With which famous pharmaceutical company would you associate entrepreneur Deshbandu Gupta?

  • a. Wockhardt
  • b. Lupin Labs
  • c. Ranbaxy
  • d. Cadila
  • e.Not Attempted

3. Who invented the Scotch Tape?

  • a. Richard Drew
  • b. Harry Coover
  • c. John A Borden
  • d. John Peter
  • e.Not Attempted

4. Where is home schooling legal?

  • a. Entire US
  • b. Canada
  • c. United Kingdom
  • d. All of the above
  • e.Not Attempted

5. Which city in Rajasthan will develop Ummedganj pond as a new bird sanctuary?

  • a. Jailsalmer
  • b. Ajmer
  • c. Udaipur
  • d. Kota
  • e.Not Attempted

6. Which company, in its latest corporate campaign, claims as its pioneering achievements the invention of the personal computer as well as the computer mouse ?

  • a. IBM
  • b. Microsoft
  • c. Xerox
  • d. Apple
  • e.Not Attempted

7. Who invented the world's first matchstick?

  • a. Johan Edvard Lundstrom
  • b. John Walker
  • c. Joshua Pusey
  • d. None of these
  • e.Not Attempted

8. Which Harry Potter book was published in two different names?

  • a. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • b. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
  • c. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • d. None of these
  • e.Not Attempted

9. Which Central Asian country is set to enter a new phase of cooperation with ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), who will choose an exploration block in the country?

  • a. Tajikistan
  • b. Turkmenistan
  • c. Kazakhstan
  • d. Uzbekistan
  • e.Not Attempted

10. IBM originally invented the floppy disk in 1971. Which company invented the 3 1/2 inch floppy disk in 1981 that has currently become the standard in personal computers?

  • a. IBM
  • b. Apple
  • c. 3M
  • d. Sony
  • e.Not Attempted

11. In 1838, George Palmer Putnam and John Wiley formed the book publishing and retail firm of Wiley & Putnam in New York. Later it went on to become which famous publishing house?

  • a. Penguin
  • b. Viking
  • c. Puffin books
  • d. CBS
  • e.Not Attempted

12. What is the branch of philosophy that studies the nature, limits, structure, origin, and criteria of knowledge called?

  • a. Epistemology
  • b. Logic
  • c. Metaphysics
  • d. Ethics
  • e.Not Attempted

13. In the Shaolin style of Kung Fu, what is one of the five styles?

  • a. Leopard
  • b. Lion
  • c. Panda
  • d. Stork
  • e.Not Attempted

14. Which hurricane recently hit the coast of Florida, Cuba, and Haiti, causing severe damage?

  • a. Dennis
  • b. IVAN
  • c. VLAD
  • d. Hagar
  • e.Not Attempted

15. The World Trade Center once had the record for being the world's tallest skyscraper, but was overtaken by another taller skyscraper a few years ago.Name it.

  • a. Sears Towers
  • b. Petronas Towers
  • c. John Hancock Towers
  • d. World Trade Center
  • e. Not Attempted

16. What is Thomas Cook’s main business?

  • a. Purchase and Sale of foreign Currency
  • b. Travel Related Services
  • c. Hotel Reservations
  • d. Stock Exchange
  • e.Not Attempted

17. Which of the following is NOT a Japanese car manufacturer?

  • a. Honda
  • b. KIA
  • c. Toyota
  • d. Hyundai
  • e.Not Attempted

18. Which is said to be the world's biggest mobile phone company by users?

  • a. Canada
  • b. USA
  • c. Spain
  • d. England
  • e.Not Attempted

19. LG calls its flat television `Flatron' TVs. What unique sub- brand has been adopted by Onida for its recently launched range of Flat TVs?

  • a. Thunder
  • b. Bazoomba
  • c. Black
  • d. Candy
  • e.Not Attempted

20. Vardhamana Mahavir was born at _________

  • a. Lumbini
  • b. Kushinagar
  • c. Mathura
  • d. Vaishali
  • e.Not Attempted

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