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GK Rank File [35]


1701 ) Who was associated with supression of Thugs? : Captain Sleeman


1702 ) Who is the author of “Tales of Sherlock Holmes”? : Sir Arthur Conan



1703 ) Plants having thorny leaves and penetrating roots are classified by which name? : Xerophytes


1704 ) The vector of the disease filariasis (elephantiasis) is? : Culex mosquito.


1705 ) Guttation occurs in well watered herbaceous plants of well drained soils during .? : Morning


1706 ) Paleobotany is the study of ? : Fossil plants



1707 ) Which is known as the first women's magazine? : Kairali Suguna Bodh {published in 1887 }


1708 ) In which year Amartya Sen won the Nobel Prize for Welfare Economics? : 1998


1709 ) With which one of the following is BRIT (Government of India) engaged? : Isotope Technology


1710 ) Who was the mediator between man and gods according to the Vedic people? : Agni


1711 ) Who is the author of The Perils of Democracy ? : P.E. Alexander


1712 ) From which rocks is the soil material mainly derived? : Sedimentary rocks


1713 ) Which mountain range stretches from Gujarat in west to Delhi in the north? : Aravallis


1714 ) Who is the author of “ Sopanam”? : Balamani Amma


1715 ) The Royal symbol of Chera's was ? : Tiger


1716 ) Who is the author of “The Tin Drum”? : Gunter Grass


1717 ) Why do Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Orissa often face natural disasters? : Due to cyclones


1718 ) What is known as graveyard of RBC? : Spleen


1719 ) How many rings on the Olympic flag? : Five


1720 ) Who is the author of “Manvini Bhavai”? : Pannalal Patel


1721 ) Citizenship provisions are enshrined in the Constitution in which article? : Part II; Articles 5-11


1722 ) Which American President signed the agreement to give back Panama Canal to the nation of Panamas ? : Jimmy Carter


1723 ) Litmus is obtained from? : Lichen


1724 ) The US decision to intervene in the ……….may be considered as formally ushering in-of the Cold War? : Greek Civil War


1725 ) Who is the author of Rip Van Winkle? : Washington Irving


1726 ) Which elements is most abundant in the earth’s crust? : Oxygen


1727 ) Between which the Battle of Khanwa was fought? : Babar and Rana Sanga


1728 ) Which was the first woman to climb Mount Everest? : Junko Tabei


1729 ) Which product is the export leading from India in the terms of value? : Gems and Jwellery


1730 ) Which country leads the world in the export of oil? : Saudi Arabia


1731 ) leaves used as wrappers for bides; from which are obtained? : Tendu


1732 ) Who is the author of “ Possession Two Virgins “? : Kamala Markandaya


1733 ) Who was the first Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission of India? : Shri V. T. Krishnamachari


1734 ) Who is the recepient of Nobel Prize for the development of Wireless Telegraphy? : Marconi


1735 ) Who is the author of “ Karutha pakshiyude pattu”? : O.N.V Kurup


1736 ) Which district is known as the Cultural capital of Kerala? : Thrissur


1737 ) The concept of ‘carbon credit’ originated from which protocol? : Kyoto Protocol


1738 ) Ms. Shilpa Singh Miss India Universe belongs to which city? : Sawastipur


1739 ) Who is the author of “Candida”? : George Bernard Shaw


1740 ) Who is the author of “I Follow the Mahatma”? : K.M.Munshi


1741 ) Who is the author of “Rape of the Lock”? : Alexander Pope


1742 ) Simputer was discovered by ? : Vinay Despandey


1743 ) Who is the inventor of Lightning Conductor? : Benjamin Franklin


1744 ) Whose nickname was the Cholisa or the Group of Forty? : Turkish nobility created by Iltutmish


1745 ) Greatest of the Pyramids was the Great Pyramid at Giza built by ? : Pharoh Khufu


1746 ) Who is the author of the book ‘Glimpses of World History’? : Jawaharlal Nehru


1747 ) Which region of northern India was not included in the empire of Ala-ud-din Khalji? : Kashmir


1748 ) World's first test tube baby Louie Brown was born on? : 25th July 1978


1749 ) In the earth’s atmosphere; what changes in the atmospheric pressure? : Decreases with height


1750 ) How is angular speed of a whirlwind in a tornado towards the centre? : Decreases rapidly