#1. Which mountain is known as "The Everest of South India"?
Anamudi is a mountain located in Kerala. It is the highest peak in the Western Ghats and South India, at an elevation of 2,695 metres (8,842 ft).
#2. Queen Elizabeth II was a trained ____________ .
When Princess Elizabeth turned 18 in 1944, she insisted upon joining the Army, where she trained as a truck driver and mechanic.
#3. According to Hindu mythology, for whom was Lanka originally built?
#4. Approximately, how long does sunlight take to reach earth?
Here’s the math. We orbit the Sun at a distance of about 150 million km. Light moves at 300,000 kilometers/second. Divide these and you get 500 seconds, or 8 minutes and 20 seconds.
#5. Rain water contains ___________.
#6. Which country has the largest number of post offices in the world?
#7. What is a black widow?
#8. Which animal eats 40 kg of grass a night, which is only about 1 per cent of its body weight?
#9. Which of the following places is located at the southernmost part of India?
Indira Point, southernmost point of India’s territory, is a village in the Nicobar district at Great Nicobar Island of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India.
#10. How many separate elections did Abraham Lincoln lose before becoming the President of the US?
#11. Which of the following is NOT TRUE?
#12. Which is the only planet in our solar system that spins clockwise?
#13. What does the Japanese term "tsundoku" mean?
#14. Lumbini, the birth place of Gautam Buddha, is in which present country
#15. In which of the following the speed of sound will be the fastest?
The rigidity of iron is much greater than that of air and water. Hence, sound travels faster in it.