General Knowledge Mcqs Past Papers

(i)  Who is Nicolas Sarkozy?
(a) German Chancellor (b) Canadian President
(c) French President (d) President of Georgia
(ii)  What position Hu Jintao holds in China:
(a) General Secretary of Communist Party (b) President of the country
(c) Both ‘a’ & ‘b’ (d) Prime Minister of the country
(iii)  Who is the president of World Bank?
(a) Robert Brace Zorllick  (b) Robert Bruce Gate
(c) Robert Bruce Lohaf (d) Bill Gates
(iv)  Where is the Headquarter of the Amnesty International located?
(a) Geneva (b) London
(c) Paris (d) New York
(v)  Asian Development Bank (ADB) was established in:
(a) 1964 (b) 1966
(c) 1968 (d) None of these
(vi)  Who were the three statesmen who formulated Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)?
(a) Gandhi, Nasser, Tito  (b) Nehru, Nasser, Tito
(c) Chou-en-Lai, Bhutto, Nehru (d) Soe Karno, Nasser, Tito
(vii)  The Permanent Secretariat of SAARC is established at:
(a) Kathmandu (b) Dhaka
(c) Dehli (d) Islamabad
(viii)  Who was the founder of HAMAS in 1987:
(a) Sheikh Ahmed Yassin (b) Yasser Arafat
(c) Abu Nidal (d) None of these
(ix)  How many official working languages are recognized by UNO?
(a) 8 (b) 6
(c) 4 (d) None of these
(x)  In which month does the UN General Assembly usually meet every year?
(a) August (b) September
(c) October (d) November
(xi)  Which of the following countries have the powerof veto in the General Assembly of UNO?
(a) USA (b) Russia
(c) China (d) All of these
(xii)  The term of office of a judge of the International Court of Justice is?
(a) 5 years (b) 7 years
(c) 9 years (d) None of these
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(xiii)  Alliance among India, Germany, Japan and Brazilto support each other’s bid for permanent
seat on UN Security Council is called:
(a) Alliance 4 (b) G 4
(c) Big 4 (d) None of these
(xiv)  The Iran – Pakistan – India gas pipeline is also known as:
(a) Friendly pipeline (b) Peace pipeline
(c) Great pipeline (d) None of these
(xv)  The first parliamentary elections in Afghanistan were held in:
(a) 2004 (b) 2005
(c) 2006 (d) None of these
(xvi)  Which is the National Flower of Pakistan?
(a) Tulip (b) Rose
(c) Jasmine (d) None of these
(xvii)  After ‘Pushtuns’ the largest-ethnic group in Afghanistan is:
(a) Uzbeks (b) Hazaras
(c) Tajiks (d) None of these
(xviii) The Capital of Argentina is:
(a) Columbia (b) Barcelona
(c) Buenos Aires (d) Peru
(xix)  Which is the largest country in Africa:
(a) Sudan (b) Nigeria
(c) Libya (d) None of these
(xx)  Name the currency of Sri Lanka?
(a) Rupiyah (b) Lek
(c) Ringgit (d) None of these