General Quiz – 68

Q 1. Which was the world’s first product to use Bar-Code?


Q 2. Which recent campaign started by American Cancer Society bears this logo?

nsn_logoAmerican Cancer Society logo


Q 3. International Human Rights Day is celebrated on ____________. Universal Declaration of Human rights was proclaimed and adopted by the United Nations on this day in the year 1948.

a. 11 Jan    b. 10 Dec    c. 7 Apr    d. 22 Aug

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Q 4. William Lawrence Bragg received Nobel prize at the age of 25 years for the study of crystal structure with the help of X-Rays. He had the distinction of being the youngest recipient of the Nobel Prize till October 2014. Who is the youngest Nobel prize winner now?

William Lawrence Bragg
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Q 5. Who is the author of the book “My Truth”?

a. Indira Gandhi  

b. Margaret Thatcher  

c. Hillary Clinton  

d. Golda Meir


Q 6. Connect



Q 7. He is Ben Hammersley, a British internet technologist, journalist, author and broadcaster currently based in London, England. For coining which widely used term is he famous?


Q 8. How many revolutions around the Sun has Pluto completed since it’s discovery in the year 1930.

a. 42     b. 21     c. 7     d. None of these


Q 9. Identify the logo:



Q 10. 18th SAARC summit is currently being held in Nepal. Maldives was the host for the year 2013. Where is the headquarter of SAARC located?

a. New Delhi    b. Kathmandu    c.Nay-pi-Taw   d. Dhaka









Ans 1. Wrigley’s Gum

Ans 2. No Shave November -It is a unique way of spreading awareness about Cancer and to raise funds for the cause. Donate the money you usually spend on shaving and grooming for a month to educate about cancer prevention, save lives, and aid those fighting the battle -For more information click here

no shave november

Ans 3. 10th Dec

Ans 4. Malala Yousafzai – Nobel Peace prize at the age of 17 years.

Malala Yousafzai
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Ans 5. Indira Gandhi

Ans 6. Flipkart

Clue 1: First book sold on Flipkart

Clue 2: Sachin and Binny Bansal, founders of Flipkart

Ans 7. Coined the term ‘Podcast’

Ans 8. Zero – Pluto takes 248 years to complete one revolution around the Sun.

Ans 9. Bajaj Electricals

Ans 10. Kathmandu, Nepal is the headquarters of the SAARC secretariat.



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