Basic General Knowledge - Questions (Section-7)
1The number of already named bones in the human skeleton is
A. 200B. 206
C. 212 D. 218
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2The Olympic Flame symbolises
A. unity among various nations of the worldB. speed, perfection and strength
C. sports as a means for securing harmony among nations D. continuity between the ancient and modern games
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3The Olympic Flame, was, for the first time, ceremonially lighted and burnt in a giant torch at the entrance of the stadium at
A. Athens Games (1896)B. London Games (1908)
C. Paris Games (1924) D. Amsterdam Games (1928)
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4The purpose of United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) is
A. studying population dynamicsB. collecting population data
C. evolving population policies, family planning and related programmes D. All of the above
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5The reaction which converts sugar solution into alcohol is an example of
A. saponificationB. hydrogenation
C. fermentation D. hydrolysis
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6The Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin was
A. Alexander FlemingB. Albert Einstein
C. Archimeder D. Aryabhatta
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