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GK Quiz #11
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GK Quiz #11
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#1. The International Day of Peace, sometimes officially known as World Peace Day, is inaugurated at the UN Headquarters by
To inaugurate the day, the United Nations Peace Bell is rung at UN Headquarters (in New York City). The bell is cast from coins donated by children from all continents except Africa, and was a gift from the United Nations Association of Japan, as “a reminder of the human cost of war”; the inscription on its side reads, “Long live absolute world peace”.
#2. Pyongyang is the capital city of which Asian country ?
#3. I was called "The Father of the Indian Unrest" by the Britishers. In 1880 I started a newspaper called "Kesari" which is published even today. I joined the Indian National Congress in 1890 and was one of the first activists who came up with the concept of "Swaraj". I was also given the honourary title of "Lokmanya", which means admired (or accepted) by the people. Who am I?
#4. Who was the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna?
#5. Who is the first Asian to win the Nobel Prize?
#6. Vexillology is the study of
#7. What is the name of the bulldog in Tom and Jerry cartoons?
#8. In which of the following the speed of sound will be the fastest?
#9. His admiration for which famous personality prompted Portuguese professional footballer Cristiano Ronaldo's father to give his son the name "Ronaldo"?
#10. What is river Ganga called in Bangladesh?
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