General Knowledge Quiz 30

knowledge quizzes

1. Who wrote the famous essay 'Unto This Last', which was later translated into Gujarati by Mahatma Gandhi under the title of 'Sarvodaya' (well being of all) ?

2. International Date Line, an imaginary line where date changes as one travels east or west across it, passes through which longitude (except some adjustments) ?

3. What is the interest rate at which banks borrow money from Reserve Bank of India (RBI) called ?

4. Kailash Temple at Ellora in Maharahstra, the epitome of Indian rock-cut architecture, was built by the rulers of which dynasty ?

5. With which sport is the Duckworth-Lewis Method associated ?

6. What was the code name of rescue operation carried out by Indian armed forces in Maldives, on request from its president, to foil the attempted coup by insurgents in 1988 ?

7. Which revolutionary shot dead Michael O'Dwyer, Lieutenant-Governor of Punjab at the time of Jalliawalan Bagh massacre and believed to be mastermind behind it, in London on 13 March 1940 ?

8. 'Sick man of Europe' is the nickname of which European country ?

9. What is the normal heart rate of adults at rest ?

10. Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh is famous for which industry ?