Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Question 340: Dil to chaiye thoda paisa (pardon my hideous Hindi)

whats the connect?

(no need to answer the questions)


Arrange these presidents who succeeded Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed in chronological order.

A) Giani Zail Singh

B) R. Venkataraman

C) N. Sanjeeva Reddy

D) Shankar Dayal Sharma

State-wise: Where is Tirupati?
Q1.Which is the largest key on a computer keyboard?
A) Enter

B) Backspace

C) Number lock

D) Space bar

Q2.If you visit the Tirupati temple, which state would you be in?

A) Karnataka

B) Andhra Pradesh

C) Tamil Nadu

D) Kerala

Q3.Who composed the bhajan ‘Pag Ghungroo Bandh Meera Naachi Re’?

A) Tukaram

B) Surdas

C) Meerabai

D) Chaitanya

Q4.What angle is formed by the hour and minute hands of a clock when it is exactly 3 o’clock?

A) 45 degrees

B) 90 degrees

C) 360 degrees

D) 180 degrees

Q5. What name is given to the sign of the zodiac usually represented by a lion?

A) Cancer

B) Taurus

C) Leo

D) Pisces

Q6. Which Asian Games gold medallist played Bheema in the TV serial ‘Mahabharata’?

A) Bhim Singh

B) Praveen Kumar

C) Dara Singh

D) Pargat Singh

Q7.What was the first name of the wife of the last Viceroy of India?

A) Diana

B) Sara

C) Elizabeth

D) Edwina

Q8. Which of these do not reproduce by laying eggs?

A) Whales

B) Hens

C) Crocodiles

D) Snakes

Q9. The rivers Brahmaputra and Sutlej originate near which source in the upper Himalayas?

A) Gangotri

B) Siachen

C) Mansarovar

D) Yamunotri

Q10. Who is the President of Pakistan?

A) Pervez Musharraf

B) Ghulam Ishaq Khan

C) Rafiq Tarar

D) Farooq Ahmed Leghari

Q11.In one-day cricket, how many fielders can stay outside the 15-yard circle for the first 15 overs?

A) Three

B) Four

C) Five

D) Two

Q12. Who was the world’s first woman prime minister?

A) Indira Gandhi

B) Golda Meir

C) Sirimavo Bandaranaike

D) Margaret Thatcher

Q13. In the Mahabharat, who was Draupadi’s twin brother?

A) Parikshit

B) Drupada

C) Dhristadyumna

D) Ikshvaku

Q14. Which Indian state has the highest percentage of Hindus?

A) Uttar Pradesh

B) Madhya Pradesh

C) Himachal Pradesh

D) Orissa

Q15. Who among these does the Indian Constitution permit to take part in the proceedings of Parliament?

A) Solicitor General

B) Attorney General

C) Cabinet secretary

D) Chief Justice

* in 2000


Nerrad said...

these were the questions asked to harshavardhan, the first ever winner of kaun banega crorepati!

Nanda said...

The questions answered by the first man to win 1 crore rupees in Kaun Banega Crorepathi

Shravan said...

The questions posed to harshvardhan navathe, 1st one to win 1crore on KBC.
The 2nd one was Ravi from my hometown, Vizag.
Regionalist shravan :)

Siddarth Pai said...


shravan's post