General Science Questions with Answers | Doon Defence Coaching

General Science Questions

General Science Questions with Answers | Doon Defence Coaching

Here we are presenting you 50 general science questions with answers which will help you in crack competitive exams

General Science Questions Answers:

  1. Kitab-ul-Hind is a book by :- Alberuni
  2. Which river is most described in the Rigveda? :- Sindhu  River
  3. When were the High Courts in Calcutta, Madras, and Bombay established?:- 1861
  4. In which year were Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, and Sukhdevhanged? :- in the year 1861
  5. The famous resolution on Non-Cooperation was adopted at a special session (Septamber 1920) held at :-Calcutta
  6. The first official Language Commission as required under Article 344 of the Constitution was constituted by the president in  :- 1955 with B.G.Kher as its Chairman
  7. Who was the revolutionary leader to kill General O. Dyer responsible for JalianwalaBaghtragedy?:-  Udham Singh
  8. In which province of undivided India was a referendum held to ascertain whether it should join Pakistan or not? :- North West Frontier Province
  9. The founder of the Karkota dynasty in Kashmir was  :- Avantivarman
  10. Under Harshvardhan in the seventh century A.D., the center of political gravity in north Indian shifted from Magadh to :- Kannauj
  11. The Chalukyas or Solankis ruled over Gujarat for almost three and a half centuries between :- The year 950-1300 A.D.
  12. Who wrote Ain-i-Akbari? :-  AbulFazi
  13. During the Sultanate period the highest category of peasants was :- The Khots and muqaddams
  14. During the Sultanate period the territories whose revenues went directly to the Sultan’s treasury called :- Khalisa
  15. Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq is credited with the foundation of the third city of Delhi known as :- Tughlaqabad
  16. Which Indian philosophy postulates a dualism of the matter and soul, and declares that salvstion depends on fully recognizing the atomic nature of the universe and its difference with the soul?
    1. Vaisesika
  17. The last Tirthankara in Jain tradition is:                                                                VardhamanaMahavira
  18. The two Jain Tirthankars who find mention in Rig Veda are Rishabhanath and Aristhanemia
  19. Who attained Kaivalya (i.e. the supreme knowledge and final deliverance from the bonds of pleasure and pain ) at the age of 42? VardhamanaMahavira
  20. The fundamental principle of Budda’s teachings are represented by the Four Nobel Truths viz.,Dukkha, Dukkha Samuddaya, Dukkha Nirodha and Dukkha Nirodh- Gamini- Pratipada
  21. The four important dynasties that stand out prominently in the sixth century B.C. areThe Haryankas of Magadha, the Ikshakus of Kosala, the pauravas of Vatsa and Prodyotas of Avanti
  22. Who founded the Haryank dynasty in Magadha ?  Bimbisara
  23. The most important Republican state during the period of Buddha was  The Vajjis
  24. Who wrote the play Mudrarakshasa?  Vishakha Dutta
  25. In Karnataka, Asoka’s inscriptions have been found at  Maski, Yerragudi, and Chitradurga
  26. The oldest among the spoken literary languages of South India is the Tamil Language
  27. Who is known as Siladitya? Harshavardhana
  28. Nizam-ul-MulkAsaf Jah founded the state of Hyderabad in 1724
  29. ‘Early History of India’ in 1904 was written by  Smith
  30. Six Vedangas (limbs of Vedas ) are :Siksha (phonetics) ,Kalpa (rituals), Vyakarna(grammar), Nirukta(etymology), Chhanda (metrics) and Jyotisha (astronomy)
  31. Who wrote ‘Gaudevaho’? Vakpati
  32. Ahar culture, Kayatha culture, Malwa culture, Prabas culture, Rangpur culture are all parts of :Chalcolithic cultures
  33. The relics of Indus Valley (Harappa) civilization was first noticed in 1 Harappa
  34. The most remarkable building at Mohenjodaro was: The Great Bath
  35. The author of Tarikh-i-MubaraksShahi is: YahyaSirhindi
  36. The Vijayanagar Empire in the south came into existence in  1336
  37. The first Muslim ruler to impose Jaziya on the Brahmins was: Firuz Shah TughlaINDIAN POLITY AND CONSTITUTION
  38. Who actually makes use of the executive authority of the Union GovernmentThe Council of Ministers
  39. The Directive Principles of State Policy underline the philosophy of              Socialism
  40. To ensure the overall development of citizens, the Fundamental Right has been provided in which part?Part-III (Articles 12-35) of the Constitution
  41. The 86thConstitution (Amendment) Act, 2002 added a new Article 21A inRight to  Freedom (The Article 21A relates to Right to Education)
  42. Who performs  the duties of President if the office of President is temporarily vacant due to illness or otherwise  or absence of President    Vice President
  43. Money Bill can be initiated only in the House of People
  44. The state Legislature consists of the Governor, the Legislative Assembly and the Councils (If it is provided for in the state ) 
  45. Which Article is concerned with abolition or creation of Legislative Councils in the state ?Articles 169
  46. When was National Flag adopted by the Constituent  Assembly                      On July 24, 1947
  47. Which Schedule of the Constitution of India deals with powers, authority and responsibilities of municipalities?Twelfth Schedule
  48. The provision of adjudication of disputes relating to waters of inter-state rivers or river valleys is laid down in :Artices262
  49. India is a republic, that means:The head of state of India is indirectly elected for a fixed period
  50. The ideal of liberty, equality, and fraternity as enshrined in the Preamble to the Constitution of India have been taken from :The French Revolution (1789)

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