General Quiz – 85

Q 1. This is a 1000x magnified image of the cross section of ________

CareerShapers General Quiz 85


Q 2. Vocabulary Test:

In English the day after today is called tomorrow. What is the day after tomorrow called?


Q 3. When a postman went to deliver the Aadhar card no. 2094 7051 9541 to a given address in Sikar, Rajasthan, he could not find anyone. The card was duly sent back to Bangalore from where it was originated.

To whom was this card issued?


Q 4. In an interview, Hotmail founder Sabeer Bhatia, a CA transplant from Bangalore, credited some skills he learned in vegetable markets at home for getting Microsoft to push its acquisition price for his company from $160 million to $400 million. What skills?


Q 5. According to the World Bank survey on “Ease of Doing Business-2015”, which country tops the list i.e. the country with the most business friendly regulations and ecosystem in the world? What is India’s rank?


Q 6. After green tea, black tea etc it’s the time for purple tea.  

Purple tea has been found to have lots of medicinal properties. It is seen to have low caffeine content and is high in antioxidants that provide anti-cancer benefits, improve vision, lowers cholesterol and blood sugar metabolism. It gives a purple colour when boiled.

It is produced by only one country in the world. Which country?

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Q 7. Who was the first film actor in India to become the chief minister of a state?


Q 8. She is 24 year old Kei Perenna Hoi Ting from China. What did she achieve recently which earned her headlines in the media worldwide?


Q 9. World’s first mangrove zoo is coming up at ______________?


Q 10. Which Indian city has the maximum number of Internet users in the country?









Ans 1. Human Hair

Ans 2. Overmorrow – The usage of this word is though obsolete now.

Ans 3. Lord Hanuman – You can read the news item here

Rajasthan: Aadhaar Card issued to God Hanuman

Ans 4. Bargaining 🙂

Ans 5. Singapore tops the list. India is at 134th position out of 189 economies.

Ans 6. Kenya. (Assam in India has a strong potential for producing Purple tea)

Ans 7. M.G. Ramachandran – Tamil film actor and Chief minister of Tamilnadu for three consecutive terms.

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Ans 8. Youngest billionaire of the world at the age of 24.

Ans 9.  Sunderban, West Bengal – World’s largest mangrove forest and home to the endangered Royal Bengal tiger.

Ans 10. Mumbai



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