General Quiz – 105

Q 1. Which famous award?

 

Q 2. Identify

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Q 3. Logo of ________________?

 

Q 4. From the world of online education: What is MOOC?

 

Q 5. What is happening here?

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Q 6.  Surajkund International Crafts Mela is celebrated in the month of February since 1981, to showcase the regional crafts and traditions. 18 countries participated in this year’s event. In which state is Surajkund located in India?

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Q 7. By which more popular name do we know ‘Edvige Antonia Albina Màino’?

 

Q 8. Finance minister has announced a MUDRA bank for financing MSME sector. Expand MUDRA?

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Q 9. Identify:

He is a famous Indian cricketer. He was nicknamed ‘Jammy’ because his father worked with Kissan Jams.

 

Q 10. “Vayam Rakshamah” is the motto of _______________?

 

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Answers

Ans 1. Grammy (originally called Gramophone Award) is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

Ans 2. Jeffrey Archer

Ans 3. National School of Drama – Some of its famous alumni are Om Puri, Kamal Haassan, Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah, Manoj Vajpayee, Nawazudden Siddiquee, Shahrukh Khan.

Ans 4. MOOC – Massive Open Online Course

File:MOOC poster mathplourde.jpg

Ans 5. Halwa Ceremony– The printing of Budget documents starts roughly a week ahead of presenting in the Parliament with a customary ‘Halwa ceremony’ in which a sweet dish (halwa) is served to officers and support staff. They remain isolated from their families and stay in the North Block office for a week or so until the Budget is presented.

Ans 6. Haryana

Ans 7. Sonia Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi (cropped).jpg
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Ans 8. Micro Units Development Refinance Agency

Ans 9. Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid at GQ Men Of The Year 2012 AWARD.jpg
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Ans 10. Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard Logo.jpg
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