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Who is known as the ‘Grand Old Man of India’?

A) Dadabhai Naoroji B) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak D) A.O. Hume

Answer:   A) Dadabhai Naoroji



Explanation:
Dadabhai Naoroji (4 September 1825 to 30 June 1917), known as the Grand Old Man of India, was a Parsi intellectual, educator, cotton trader, and an early Indian political and social leader.
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Who discovered Antarctica?

A) James Cook B) Friedrich Miescher
C) George Crum D) Christopher Columbus
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) James Cook

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Select the synonym of
proximal

A) frontier B) obscure
C) remote D) adjacent
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) adjacent

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Which of these Indian Music Legends is the exponent of the instrument, Sitar?

A) Bhimsen Joshi B) Ravi Shankar
C) Amjad Ali Khan D) Alla Rakha
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Ravi Shankar

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What are the names of the two identical long tailed macaques cloned by the Chinese Scientists?

A) Long Hong and Zhua Zhua B) Zhong-Zhong and Hua Hua  
C) Tailong and Shanua   D) Rongla and Shamone
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Zhong-Zhong and Hua Hua  

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Who amidst the following is a distinguished painter?

A) Uday Shankar B) Sonal Mansingh
C) Amrita Shergill D) Yamini Kirshnamurthy
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Amrita Shergill

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Who amongst the following is a renowned Indian classical dancer?

A) Palghat Mani Iyer B) Madhumati
C) Sonal Mansingh D) Siddheshwari Devi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Sonal Mansingh

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Who amongst the following is a renowned vocalist?

A) Kaushalaya Reddy B) Manjit Bawa
C) Raja Ravi Verma D) Pt. Jasraj
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Pt. Jasraj

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Consider  the  following  statement  about  a famous football player :“He was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency  during  his  childhood  but  went on  to  win  three  European  Golden  Shoes  in his career’. Who is that player?

A) Andres Iniesta B) Lionel Messi
C) Cristiano Ronaldo D) Zinedine Zidane
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Lionel Messi

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