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Eminent poet, litterateur and Jnanpith awardee C. Narayana Reddy who passed away in June 2017, he was a famous poet of _________ and ____________ language.

A) Kannada and Hindi B) Telugu and Malayalam
C) Hindi and Urdu D) Telugu and Urdu

Answer:   D) Telugu and Urdu



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Eminent poet, litterateur and Jnanpith awardee C. Narayana Reddy, popularly known as CiNaRe, passed away.  CiNaRe was known for his use of Telugu in its pure form, and would not be swayed by filmmakers on the use of the language. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1977 and the Padma Bhushan in 1992. His compilation of poems, titled ‘Viswambhara’, got him the Jnanpith award in 1988. In 1997, he was nominated as a Member of the Rajya Sabha.

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Who was the first to measure the circumference of earth?

A) Erechtheus B) Aegeus
C) Eratosthenes D) Apheidas
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Eratosthenes

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______________ was a philosopher and theologian from India during early 8th century who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta.

A) Adi Shankara B) Dyaneshwar
C) Eknath D) Madhvacharya
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Adi Shankara

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Which of the following scientists is also known as the Father of Biology?

A) Herbert Spencer B) Aristotle
C) Lamarck D) Darwin
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Aristotle

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Renowned Businessmen, Mr. Deepak Parekh is primarily associated in the __________ sector.

A) Telecom B) Aviation
C) Banking D) Insurance
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Banking

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Who has won the maximum number of Filmfare awards till now?

A) Shahrukh Khan B) Amitabh Bachchan
C) Aamir Khan D) Akshay Kumar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Shahrukh Khan

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Achchhan Maharaj is associated with which of the following fields?

A) Instrumental music B) Dance
C) Painting D) Writing
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Dance

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Picture of which US President is on the 5 dollar note?

A) George Washington B) Thomas Jefferson
C) Abraham Lincoln D) Andrew Jackson
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Abraham Lincoln

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Adolf Hitler was from _________.

A) France B) Germany
C) United Kingdom D) Spain
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Germany

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