General knowledge Questions and Answers

General Science GK Questions
1. What does Every object at a temperature above absolute zero? – Radiates energy

2. Which ceil organelles function as the power house of a living cell ? – Mitochondria

3. By which can the location and energy of an electron in an atom be specified? – Quantum numbers

4. By which Transfer of genetic information from one generation to the other is accomplished? – By transfer RNA

5. When milk is churned, how does the cream separate from it? – Due to the centrifugal force



6. Chlorophyll is a naturally occuring chelate compound in, what is the which the central metal in this? – Magnesium

7. Which of the following will provide maximum roughage to our diet, if taken in equal mass? – Cabbage

8. A metal plate with a circular hole at the centre is heated. What will happen to the area of the hole? – Decrease

9. Which polymer is used for making bulletproof material? – Polyethylene

10. Which part of the pitcher plant becomes modified’ into a pitcher? – Leaf


 
Useful General Knowledge Questions
1. Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international century against which’ country ? – Bangladesh

2. What is the title of A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s autobiography? – Wings of Fire

3. Which personality is credited with starting ‘Vana Mahotsava’ in 1950 ? – K. M. Munshi

4. Where are the headquarters of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) located? – Jeddah

5. Foot-and-Mouth disease in animals, a current epidemic in some parts of the world, By which is this caused ? – bacterium



6. Ogaden region has been a source of conflict between which countries? – Ethiopia and Somalia

7. From which country did India buy the Barak anti-missile defence systems? – Israel

8. ‘Meghanath Saha’ award is given for outstanding contribution in which field? – Science

9. In Excel, Which is a prerecorded formula that provides a shortcut for complex calculations? – Function

10. Which will setup sore banking infrastructure for rural banks? – NABAR