Exercise 7

Question 41 :

Rajiv Gandhi, Prime Minister of India, was assassinated in

A). 1961
B). 1971
C). 1981
D). 1991
Answer : Option D

Question 42 :

Pan - American Highway, north-west Alaska to Southernmost Chile is the worlds

A). longest road
B). highest road
C). busiest road
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A

Question 43 :

Raja Rammohan Roy

A). was a social reformer who tried to eradicate sati, purdah and child marriage
B). advocated widow remarriage and woman's education
C). was the founder of the Brahmo Samaj
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 44 :

South Indian temples have

A). tall towers with curving sides that taper at the top
B). gateway towers shaped like trapezoidal pyramids
C). both are correct
D). None of the above
Answer : Option B

Question 45 :

South Africa joined the Commonwealth as 51st member in

A). May 1993
B). May 1994
C). May 1995
D). May 1996
Answer : Option B