Exercise 2

Question 1 :

During World War I Germany was defeated in the Battle of Verdun on the western front and Romania declared war on the eastern front in the year

A). 1914 AD
B). 1915 AD
C). 1916 AD
D). 1917 AD
Answer : Option C

Question 2 :

Heavy Water Project (Talcher) and Fertilizer plant (Paradeep) are famous industries of

A). Orissa
B). Tamil nadu
C). Andhra Pradesh
D). Kerala
Answer : Option A

Question 3 :

Hamid Karzai was chosen president of Afghanistan in

A). 2000
B). 2001
C). 2002
D). 2003
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

Hamid Karzai
As Acting President - From 22 December 2001 to 19 June 2002
As President - From 19 June 2002 to 7 December 2004.

Question 4 :

Durand Cup is associated with the game of

A). Cricket
B). Football
C). Hockey
D). Volleyball
Answer : Option B

Question 5 :

Headquarters of UNO are situated at

A). New York, USA
B). Haque (Netherlands)
C). Geneva
D). Paris
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

The headquarters of the United Nations is a distinctive complex in New York City (USA). The United Nations has three additional, subsidiary, regional headquarters or headquarter districts. These are located in Geneva (Switzerland), Vienna (Austria), and Nairobi (Kenya).