Basic General Knowledge - Questions (Section-1)
7Epsom (England) is the place associated with
A. Horse racingB. Polo
C. Shooting D. Snooker
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8Fastest shorthand writer was
A. Dr. G. D. BistB. J.R.D. Tata
C. J.M. Tagore D. Khudada Khan
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9FFC stands for
A. Foreign Finance CorporationB. Film Finance Corporation
C. Federation of Football Council D. None of the above
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10First human heart transplant operation conducted by Dr. Christiaan Barnard on Louis Washkansky, was conducted in
A. 1967B. 1968
C. 1958 D. 1922
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11Galileo was an Italian astronomer who
A. developed the telescopeB. discovered four satellites of Jupiter
C. discovered that the movement of pendulum produces a regular time measurement D. All of the above
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12Habeas Corpus Act 1679
A. states that no one was to be imprisoned without a writ or warrant stating the charge against himB. provided facilities to a prisoner to obtain either speedy trial or release in bail
C. safeguarded the personal liberties of the people against arbitrary imprisonment by the king's orders D. All of the above
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