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1

Who is the first President of the United States of America?

  • George Washington
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • James Monroe
  • John Adams

2

Who was born on August 15, 1769?

  • Winston Churchill
  • Queen Victoria
  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • George V

3

Which city was previously known as Salisbury?

  • London
  • Paris
  • Harare
  • New York

4

Who is the author of “A streetcar named desire”?

  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Tennessee Williams
  • Ian Fleming
  • Salman Rushdie

5

Which film is in Aramaic and Latin?

  • The Ten Commandments
  • Ben-Hur
  • Apocalypto
  • The Passion of the Christ

6

Who won Wimbledon Men’s Singles Championship in 1977?

  • John McEnroe
  • Arthur Ashe
  • Boris Becker
  • Bjorn Borg

7

Who won the Olympic Gold Medal for hockey in 1980 Moscow Olympics?

  • India
  • UK
  • USA
  • USSR

8

What name was taken by Cardinal Joseph Sarto when he became pope?

  • John XXIII
  • Paul VI
  • Benedict XVI
  • Pius X

9

How many metres is one mile?

  • 1000
  • 100
  • 1609.344
  • 1705.212

10

What are vertebrates that live both under water and on land called?

  • Amphibians
  • Cats
  • Grasshoppers
  • Frogs

11

Which of the following books is not part of Pentateuch?

  • Genesis
  • Numbers
  • Ruth
  • Exodus

12

Which of the following countries is landlocked?

  • Brazil
  • Cuba
  • Bolivia
  • Colombia

13

What does Yugoslavia mean?

  • The land of the rising sun
  • The land of the midnight sun
  • The land of the Southern Slavs
  • The land of Yahoos

14

Which state of USA was once part of Russia?

  • Alaska
  • Louisiana
  • Florida
  • California

15

What did the Greeks call the present day Amu River in Iran?

  • Indus
  • Ganges
  • Jhelum
  • Oxus

16

Which of these is not a metal?

  • Gold
  • Diamond
  • Silver
  • Copper

17

Which language is written in five scripts?

  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Konkani
  • Telugu

18

Which British monarch in 20th century was not crowned?

  • George V
  • Edward VIII
  • George VI
  • William IV

19

Who was told “Beware the Ides of March.”?

  • Julius Caesar
  • Augustus Caesar
  • Mark Antony
  • Cleopatra

20

Which country’s postal stamps have the name Helvetia?

  • Finland
  • Iceland
  • Switzerland
  • Swaziland

21

Yen is the currency of which country?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Nepal
  • Bhutan

22

Which is the national flower of Australia?

  • Red Rose
  • Lotus
  • Tulip
  • Golden Wattle

23

What is the number of squares on a chess board?

  • 72
  • 64
  • 32
  • 48

24

Which city was the summer capital of India during British Rule?

  • Nainital
  • Darjeeling
  • Simla
  • Ooty

25

The name of which city was changed to Petrograd and Leningrad?

  • Moscow
  • Tashkent
  • Kiev
  • St. Petersburg

 

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