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Who was the first cricketer to take all wickets in a test innings?

A) Curtly Ambrose B) Jimmy Mathews
C) Jim Laker D) Anil Kumble

Answer:   C) Jim Laker



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Jim Laker was the first player to take all 10 wickets in a Test match innings. Ten for 53 in the Australians 2nd innings of the 4th Ashes Test at Old Trafford in 1956.

 

The only other bowler to achieve the feat is India's Anil Kumble, who took ten for 74 at Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla against Pakistan in 1999.

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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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