General Quiz – 83

Team CareerShapers wishes its readers a very Happy New Year 2015!!

 

Questions

Q 1. What gets it’s name from this animal?

 

Q 2. He is Ashish Hemrajani. Which popular website did he create?

 

Q 3. According to their terms&conditions what is the minimum age to join Facebook?

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 Q 4. Identify

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Q 5. Which car has won the title of “Indian Car of the Year-2015”?

 

Q 6. 18th SAARC summit has recently concluded in Kathmandu, Nepal. Which country is hosting the summit in 2016? 

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Q 7. Which spacecraft launched by European Space Agency created history in November 2014 by landing on a comet(Comet-67P). It also figured out in the Google doodle on the occasion of new year 2015 highlighting the important events of the previous year.

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google, google doodle, google doodle 2014, 2014 doodle

 

Q 8. Jaduguda is a mining site in Purbi Singhbhum district of the Indian state of Jharkhand. Due to the mining activities the environment is polluted to such an extent that children are born with swollen heads, blood disorders and skeletal distortions. Animals such as cows and buffaloes are suffering from rare diseases.

Which mineral is mined here? (It is the only operational site in India where this mineral is taken out from the Earth)

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Q 9. According to the data released by Google-India on the top search trends of 2014 on it’s search engine. What was the top searched item?

 

Q 10. This word originates from a Latin word, meaning “before the forum.”

In Roman times, a criminal charge meant presenting the case before a group of public individuals in the forum. Both the person accused of the crime and the accuser would give speeches based on their sides of the story. The case would be decided in favor of the individual with the best argument and delivery. 

 Which English word?

 

 

 

 

 

Answers

Ans 1. Mozilla Firefox

Ans 2. BookMyShow

Bookmyshow Logo.png

Ans 3. 13 years

Ans 4. James Gosling – Canadian computer scientist, best known as the father of the Java programming language.

Ans 5. Elite i20

Ans 6. Islamabad, Pakistan

Ans 7. Rosetta

Rosetta spacecraft
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Ans 8. Uranium

Ans 9. IRCTC – View the complete list here

Here’s the list of top 5 items

  1. IRCTC
  2. Flipkart
  3. SBI Online
  4. Snapdeal
  5. PNR Status

Ans 10. Forensic

 

 

Happy Reading!!

Team CareerShapers!!

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