Exercise 13

Question 1 :

The 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)
Answer : Option D

Question 2 :

The Olympic Flame symbolises


A). unity among various nations of the world
B). speed, perfection and strength
C). sports as a means for securing harmony among nations
D). continuity between the ancient and modern games
Answer : Option D

Question 3 :

The reaction which converts sugar solution into alcohol is an example of


A). saponification
B). hydrogenation
C). fermentation
D). hydrolysis
Answer : Option C

Question 4 :

The Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin was


A). Alexander Fleming
B). Albert Einstein
C). Archimeder
D). Aryabhatta
Answer : Option A

Question 5 :

The number of already named bones in the human skeleton is


A). 200
B). 206
C). 212
D). 218
Answer : Option B