GK Rank File [55]

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GK Rank File [55]


2701 ) What is the administrative capital of South Africa? : Pretoria


2702 ) Which is ‘the largest island? : Kalatdeitnunat



2703 ) Who is the author of “ Krishnakavithakal”? : Sugathakumari


2704 ) Who is the author of “ Meaning of India”? : Raja Rao


2705 ) Who is the author of “Crime and Punishment”? : Fyodor Dostoevsky


2706 ) ‘Queen’s berry Rules’ is the name. give to the rules in which game? : Boxing



2707 ) Largest Cave Temple (India)? : Ellora (Maharashtra)


2708 ) In which country is Cork is chiefly produced? : Cadiz (Spain)


2709 ) Who is the author of “India Discovered”? : John Keay


2710 ) In which the claim of Ashoka’s greatness cheifly lay? : Promotion of welfare of his people


2711 ) Who has created world record in the men’s 100 metres sprint event at 2008 Olympic Games? : Usain Bolt


2712 ) Who is the author of “Half a Life”? : V.S. Naipaul


2713 ) On which date was Mahatma Gandhi assassinated? : January 30; 1948


2714 ) Who was the founder of Kerala Deepika, the first malayalam paper published from Malabar? : Chengulathu Kunhirama Menon


2715 ) Who is the author of “Kappirikalude Nattil”? : S K Pottekadu


2716 ) Which year is celebrated as International Year of Forests? : 2001-2010


2717 ) Who is the author of “Broken Wing”? : Sarojini Naidu


2718 ) Which state ranks first in milk procurement in India? : Gujarat


2719 ) The scientific name of Earthworm is? : Pheretima Posthuma


2720 ) In which country are the broken hill famous for zinc and lead? : Australia


2721 ) How much protein a working woman must intake everyday? : 45 g


2722 ) The largest blood vessel in the body is? : Aorta


2723 ) A Money Bill passed by the Lok Sabha has to be passed/returned by Rajya Sabha within how many days? : 14 days


2724 ) Which is a hot wind? : Zonda


2725 ) Alcoholic fermentation is brought about the action of which thing? : Yeast


2726 ) Which was the first detective novel? : Bhaskara Menon (1904) by Appan Thampuran


2727 ) In which festival are boat races a special feature? : Onam


2728 ) Where is the only cantonment in Kerala located? : Kannur


2729 ) Which organ of the body is affected by Jaundice ? : Liver


2730 ) In the UN; how many territories were placed under the trusteeship system? : 11


2731 ) Who is the author of “Being Digital”? : Nicholas Ncgroponte


2732 ) Who is called the father of Pakistan? : Muhammed Ali Jinna


2733 ) On which date India became a Sovereign, democratic republic? : Jan 26 1950


2734 ) Who were the traditional naval commanders of Calicut Zamorin? : Kunjali Marakkars


2735 ) Which polymeric material is used for making bullet proof jacket? : KEVLAR


2736 ) Who is the author of “Airport”? : Arthur Halley


2737 ) Who is the author of “Atoms of Hope”? : Mohan Sundar Rajan


2738 ) Duleep Trophy is associated with? : Cricket


2739 ) Who was the first Chief Minister of Kerala? : EMS Namboothiripad


2740 ) The human body is immune to which disease? : Small pox


2741 ) Which is the deepest landlocked protected port? : Vishakhapatnam


2742 ) Which country is the largest producer of Tea in the world? : China


2743 ) What does Nail polish remover contain? : Acetone


2744 ) The Constitution recognised Hindi in Devanagari script as the official language of the Union as per which article of the Indian constitution? : Art.343


2745 ) Who is the author of “ Kadaltheerathu”? : O.V Vijayan


2746 ) What is the relative permeability of a paramagnetic material? : Greater than unity


2747 ) Densiest State in Population? : West Bengal (India)


2748 ) ‘Higher than Hopes’ is a biography of which author? : Nelson Mandela


2749 ) The Capital of Netherlands? : Amsterdam


2750 ) Who is regarded as Father of Modern Travancore? : Marthanda Varma who reigned from 1729 to 1758 AD