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Which describes the work of Nicolaus Copernicus?

A) Inventing analytic geometry B) Experimenting on Human Bodies
C) Studying prisms and the nature of light D) Developing a Heliocentric Theory

Answer:   D) Developing a Heliocentric Theory



Explanation:

Nicolaus Copernicus was decribed by his work on "The Heliocentric Theory" which is based on that the earth revolves around the Sun.

 

This theory was developed in parts by different astronomers over many years, namely Aristarchus, Copernicus, Kepler, and Galileo.

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Find the person who does not belongs to the group

A) Pentala Harikrishna B) Vishwanadhan Anand
C) Saina Nehwal D) Koneru Hampi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Vishwanadhan Anand

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Find the person who does not belongs to the group.

 

A) MS Dhoni B) Sunita Williams
C) Kalpana Chawla D) Rakesh Sharma  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sunita Williams

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Indian sports person Gagan Narang is associated with

A) Archery B) Air rifle shooting
C) Wrestling D) Badminton
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Air rifle shooting

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Who among the following is the author of Sri Lanka's national anthem?

 

A) Ananda Samarkone B) Kumaratunga Munidasa  
C) Siri Gunasinghe   D) P.B. Jayasekara  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Ananda Samarkone

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In which area did Nandalal Bose earn fame?

 

A) Painting B) Folk Art
C) Dance D) Politics
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Painting

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India-born Sundar Pichai is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of which of the following companies?

A) Google B) Amazon
C) Dell D) Microsoft
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Google

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Who was responsible for building the Great wall of China?

A) Qin Shi Huang B) Fa-Hien
C) Xuanzang or Hiuen Tsang D) Yijing
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Qin Shi Huang

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Who was sworn in as the Prime Minister of Nepal in 2015?

A) Sushil Koirala B) Bidhya Devi Bhandari
C) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli D) Kul Bahadur Gurung
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli

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