Exercise 2

Question 16 :

Firdausi was

A). a poet
B). well known for his epic 'Shahnama'
C). Both option A and B
D). None of the above
Answer : Option C

Question 17 :

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is at

A). Darjeeling
B). Dehradun
C). Marmago
D). Dispur
Answer : Option A

Question 18 :

Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit was

A). a German Physicist
B). developed the mercury thermometer in 1714
C). devised temperature scale
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 19 :

During the first crusade, crusaders reached Jerusalem and captured it in

A). 1000 AD
B). 1099 AD
C). 1200 AD
D). 1515 AD
Answer : Option B

Question 20 :

Dr. Linus Carl Pauling is the only person to have won two Nobel prizes individually for

A). Chemistry in 1954, Peace Prize in 1962
B). Peace Prize in 1954, Chemistry in 1962
C). Physics in 1954, Medicine in 1962
D). Medicine in 1954, Physics in 1962
Answer : Option A