1500+ General Knowledge (GK) Questions and Answers For Competitive Exams Part 26

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Q.1:- Thomas Cup is associated with the game of ?

  1. Golf
  2. Cricket
  3. Badminton
  4. Lawn Tennis

Q.2:- Which of the following awards is given to sports persons ?

  1. Kalidas Samman
  2. Saraswati Samman
  3. Ashok Chakra
  4. Arjuna Award

Q.3:- Ezra Cup is associated with ?

  1. Polo
  2. Cricket
  3. Volleyball
  4. Rugby Football

Q.4:- India’s oldest hockey tournament is ?

  1. Rangaswamy Trophy
  2. Lady Ratan Tata Trophy
  3. Beighton Cup
  4. None of the above

Q.5:- The Canada Cup is associated with ?

  1. Football
  2. Hockey
  3. Golf
  4. Polo

Q.6:- Begum Hazarat Mahal Cup is associated with ?

  1. Cricket
  2. Polo
  3. Hockey
  4. Football

Q.7:- Muhammad Ali nicknamed as ‘The Greatest’ was associated with ?

  1. Horse Racing
  2. Boxing
  3. Football
  4. Golf

Q.8:- Which national team won the first ‘Twenty-20 (T-20) World Cup Cricket ?

  1. South Africa
  2. England
  3. India
  4. Australia

Q.9:- In which country did billiards originate ?

  1. Britain
  2. The USA
  3. France
  4. Australia

Q.10:- Pele often called the ‘King of Football’ is a national from ?

  1. Argentina
  2. Chile
  3. Mexico
  4. Brazil

Q.11:- Commonwealth Games 2014 was organised in ?

  1. London
  2. Glasgow
  3. Toronto
  4. Wellington

Q.12:- The Royal Calcutta Gold Club came up in the year ?

  1. 1829
  2. 1842
  3. 1876
  4. 1888

Q.13:- Sushil Kumar who won a Gold Medal at an International event is a famous ?

  1. Wrestling Champion
  2. Table Tennis Player
  3. Weight Lifter
  4. None of these

Q.14:- Lance Armstrong, a sportsperson of international repute, belongs to which of the following countries ?

  1. USA
  2. Ukraine
  3. Spain
  4. Brazil

Q.15:- Boat Race is a popular sport in ?

  1. Odisha
  2. Karnataka
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Kerala

Q.16:- Karnam Malleswar, an eminent weightlifter, hails from ?

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Manipur
  3. Tripura
  4. Kerala
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Q.17:- The smallest island country in the Indian Ocean is ? [SSC CGL Exam 2016]

  1. Maldives
  2. Sri Lanka
  3. Mauritius
  4. Madagascar

Q.18:- Which one of the following wood is used in making cricket bats ? [SSC CHSL Exam 2015]

  1. Cedrus Deodars
  2. Salix Purpurea
  3. Linum Usitatissium
  4. Monas Alba

Q.19:- Epsom (England) is the place associated with ?

  1. Horse Racing
  2. Polo
  3. Shooting
  4. Snooker

Q.20:- Soil is formed from the parent rock material by ?

  1. Chemical Decomposition
  2. Physical Decomposition
  3. Biological Decomposition
  4. All of the above

Q.21:- Yom Kippur War was fought between which sides / countries ? [IAS Exam 2008]

  1. Turkey and Greece
  2. Serbs and Croats
  3. Israel, and Arab countries led by Egypt and Syria
  4. Iran and Iraq

Q.22:- The war criminals of the II World War were put to trial in ? [CPO SI Exam 2003]

  1. Nuremburg
  2. Pietersburg
  3. Gettysbury
  4. Peitsberg

Q.23:- Which of the following is not a capital city ? [BPSC Exam 2011]

  1. Canberra
  2. Sydney
  3. Wellington
  4. Riyadh

Q.24:- Which of the following is called “Grave Yard of Dinosaurs” ? [RAS Exam 2010]

  1. China
  2. Montana
  3. Argentina
  4. Brazil

Q.25:- What is Agent Orange ? [IAS Exam 2008]

  1. An ace spying group trained by the Police in London
  2. A weed-killing chemical used by the US Military in the Vietnam War
  3. A technique used in the advanced railway safety procedure
  4. A special chemical used in making alloy steel

 

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