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50 Important General Knowledge Question and Answers 08

50 Important General Knowledge Question and Answers 08

01. Which mountain range stretches from Gujarat in the west to Delhi in the north - Aravallis
02. What percentage of land area should remain covered by forest to maintain ecological balance - 33%
03. With respect to environmental science, the full form of SPM is - suspended Particulate Matter
04. Which compound is the main constituent of Pearl - Calcium Carbonate
05. The study of pulse and arterial blood pressure is known as - Sphygmology
06. The main structural work of the Eiffel Tower was completed in - 1889
07. Silviculture is the management of - Forests
08. Who was the last of the 24th Jain Tirthankaras - Mahavira
09. Which enzyme joins DNA fragments - DNA Ligase
10. Who is the author of the book 'The Rights of Man' - Thomas Paine
11. The ozone layer is being mainly depleted by - Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
12. The book 'Worshipping False Gods' is written by - Arun Shourie
13. What is considered as the easily digestible source of protein - Soyabean
14. Myelin of the nerve fibres of the central nervous system is produced and maintained by - Schwann cells
15. On the first battle of Tarain Muhammad Ghori is defeated by - Prithviraj Chauhan 
16. Which site, where Ashoka pillars exist, has the bull capital - Rampurva
17. The energy currency (reservoir) of the cells is - ATP (Adenosine Triphosphate)
18. The common elements of 'NiFe' layer of the earth include - Nickel and Iron
19. When was the Rolling plan designed - 1978-83
20. Kalidasa lived during the reign of - Chandragupta II
21. In which Shakespearean Drama is "Desdemona" a character - Othello
22. In the human body, Cowper's glands form a part of which system - Reproductive system
23. Name the part or organ of the human body most commonly affected by diphtheria - Throat
24. The movement of a water molecule from one cell to another depends on the movement of a water molecule from one cell to another depends on - Osmotic concentration
25. In the absence of ribosome in a cell which function does not take place - Protein synthesis
26. Who was  the last ruler of the Tughlaq dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate - Nasir-ud-din-Mahmud Shah Tughlaq
27. The lines on a map joining the places having the same salinity in the ocean are - Isohaline
28. Hagia Sophia is located in which country - Turkey
29. The intersecting lines drawn on maps and globes are called - Geographic Grids
30. Nameri National Park is located in which state of India - Assam
31. Which Governors-General of India is called the "Maker of Modern India" - Lord Dalhousie
32. A multiple rocket launcher produced in India is - Pinaka
33. Which substance found in the blood helps in clotting - Fibrinogen
34. The Hojagiri Dance belongs to which state - Tripura
35. The scientist who stated that matter can be converted into energy - Albert Einstein
36. Catimor is a hybrid variety of - Coffee
37. 'Asian Drama', by Gunnar Myrdal, is a book on which subject - Economics
38. Materials for rain-proof coats and tents owe their waterproof properties to - Surface Tension
39. Malachite is an ore of - Copper
40. Garuda Shakthi  is the joint exercise between India and which country - Indonesia
41. Kamarupa is the old name of which state - Assam
42. Laterite soils are formed due to which action - Leaching
43. What is the first compound which is fixed during photosynthesis - glucose
44. The iron produced in the blast furnace of a steel plant is - Pig Iron
45. Shenzhen Stock Exchange is located in which country - China
46. Newcastle Port, the world's largest coal export port is located in which country - Australia
47. Which gas is used as a reference to calculate "Global Warming Potential (GWP)" - Carbon dioxide
48. Dushanbe is the capital of which country - Tajikistan 
49. The Global Skills Park (GSP) is situated in - Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)
50. Where is the Headquarter of UNESCO located - Paris

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