Latest Current Affairs and general knowledge questions with answers 2010 :Animal General test /Human Body Quiz

Here is a collection of Latest Current Affairs and general knowledge questions answers about India which help you for bank job exams and all other competitive exams in India

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Who won World Chess Championship against Veselin Topalov in 2010?

Answer: Viswanathan Anand from India is the world chess champion. He defeated Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria.

Who is the new Chief Justice of India?

Answer: Justice S H Kapadia (62-year-old), the most senior judge of the Supreme Court, was on Wednesday sworn in as the 38th Chief Justice of India by President Pratibha Patil.

Which Indian cricketer got maaried on July 4, 2010 with his childhood girlfriend?

Answer: Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni ties knot with longtime friend Sakshi on Sunday July 4, 2010 in a private ceremony attended only by family members and close friends, including a few of his team-mates at Dehradun.

Who won 2010 Wimbledon mixed doubles title?

Answer: Leander Paes & Cara Black won 2010 Wimbledon mixed doubles title. Leander Paes notched up his 12th Grand Slam title after he and Cara Black beat Wesley Moodie and Lisa Raymond 6-4, 7-6(5) to win the 2010 Wimbledon mixed doubles title.

Which Indian train was declared as the fourth best among the top 10 luxury trains of the world by the travel magazine ‘Conde Nast’?

Answer: Palace on Wheels has been declared the fourth best among the top 10 luxury trains of the world in 2010 by the travel magazine ‘Conde Nast’.

Which country is planning to build the world’s largest seawater desalination plant?

Answer: Israel

What is the birth date of Sonia Gandhi?

Answer: 9 December 1946

Who is the new British Prime Minister after Gordon Brown?

Answer: David Cameron. The 43-year-old Cameron becomes Britain’s youngest prime minister in almost 200 years. The last was Lord Liverpool at 42.

Who is the new IPL Commissioner?

Answer: Chirayu Amin. Chirayu Amin has joined as the new IPL commissioner after the dismissal of Lalit Modi. Mr. Amin is Baroda Cricket Association president and he also heads a company known as Alembic Chemicals.

What is Khap Panchayat?

Answer: Khap panchayats or caste councils are the local Panchayat’s in Haryana villages which have come into lime light due to their diktats (or fatwa) prohibiting same gotra marriages. They are run as a separate courts where judgement are given by Khap Panchs. The Hindu Marriage Act however does not prohibits same caste marriage. Most political parties support Khap Panchayats.

Who has issued a fatwa saying that it is illegal for women to work?

Answer: Darul Uloom Deoband, the Sunni Muslim seminary had this fatwa issued by a bench of three clerics.

What is the name of panel that is being setup to look into Telangana issue?

Answer: Srikrishna committee or panel has been set up to study the demand for separate Telangana.

What is the real name of character artist "Samba" from super hit film "Sholey" who passed away recently.

Answer: Mac Mohan. Apart from Sholey Mac Mohan also acted in Amitabh starrers like “Zanjeer”, “Don”, “Shaan” and “Satte Pe Satta”. He was suffering from lung cancer.

Who is the Union minister who has offered to resign for his controversial remarks against the home ministry for allegedly stalling some Chinese imports?

Answer: Jairam Ramesh

Who is the IAS Topper in UPSC Civil Services Exam 2010 which has been released by UPSC recently?

Answer: Dr Shah Faesal, 26 year-old MBBS graduate, who topped the list of 875 successful candidates, said that he was not only the first Kashmiri to achieve the milestone but also the second Muslim in the history to achieve this feat.

Who was the only surviving terrorist involved in the 2008 Mumbai attacks, and is found guilty of murder, conspiracy, and waging war against India recently?

Answer: Ajmal Kasab of Pakistan

Name the president of MCI – Medical Council of India who is facing graft charges and has to resign.

Answer: Ketan Desai. He was arrested on April 22 by CBI for allegedly accepting bribe to give permission to a Punjab medical college to recruit a fresh batch of students without having requisite infrastructure. MCI controlls Medical Education in India.

Who was the 11th Vice-President of India who passed away recently on May 15, 2010?

Answer: 87 year-old Bhairon Singh Shekhawat was died suffering from lung and chest infection.

Who is popular South Indian actress who is willing to join DMK Party?

Answer: Khushboo

Who Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2010 Award Finalist for Northern California?

Answer: Roamware CEO Bobby Srinivasan, Bobby Srinivasan was selected as a finalist for his extraordinary success in the areas of innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities from more than one hundred nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award recipients will be announced at a special gala event on June 12, 2010 at the San Jose Fairmont Hotel.

Who is the latest actress who refused to work with Shiney Ahuja the actor allegedly accused for raping his maid?

Answer: Vaishali Desai in film Shaunya a horror flick produced by Puja Bedi. Vaishali Desai is a former Miss India and has made her debut in Kal Kissne Dekha opposite Jackie Bhagnani.

Which Team won the Europa League Title?

Answer: Atletico Madrid won the inaugural final of the Europa League on defeating Fulham at Hamburg. Diego Forlan struck an extra-time goal and secured a 2-1 win.

Which Company has started up a BPO in Srinagar starting reverse migration of Kashmir?

Answer: Essar Group-run Aegis has started a BPO in Srinagar.

Name the company from whose premises toxic leak happened in one of the worst industrial disasters called Bhopal gas tragedy.

Answer: Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL)

Who received 27th Niwano Peace Foundation award on May 13, 2010?

Answer: Ms. Ela Ramesh Bhatt of Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) India who has received a medal and twenty million yen. The Niwano Peace Foundation Japan established the Niwano Peace Prize to honor and encourage individuals and organizations that have contributed significantly to inter-religious cooperation, thereby furthering the cause of world peace, and to make their achievements known as widely as possible.

Name the countries which agree on a nuclear fuel swap aimed at easing concerns from the West that Iran might build a bomb.

Answer: Brazil, Iran and Turkey

Which Indian celebrity has created controversy recently by sporting a Ek Onkar (God is one) tattoo on her nape. The tatto has been opposed by Sikh community leaders in India.

Answer: Mandira Bedi

Name the first Indian women who has been named as full professor at Harward University.

Answer: Gita Gopinath


  1. The largest museum in the world is the American Museum of Natural History.
  2. The lowest mountain range in the world is the Buena Bhaile.
  3. The country known as the Land of Cakes is Scotland.
  4. The place known as the Garden of England is Kent.
  5. The tallest tower in the world is the C. N. Tower, Toronto, Canada.
  6. The country famous for its fish catch is Japan.
  7. The old name of Taiwan was Farmosa.
  8. Montreal is situated on the bank of River Ottawa.
  9. The city of Bonn is situated in Germany.
  10. The literal meaning of Renaissance is Revival.
  11. Julius Caesar was killed by Brutus.
  12. The title of Desert Fox was given to Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.
  13. The largest airport in the world is the King Khalid International Airport, Saudi Arabia.
  14. The city in Russia which faced an earthquake in the year 1988 was Armenia. Later on it became a separate country.
  15. The largest bay in the world is Hudson Bay, Canada.
  16. The largest church in the world is Basilica of St. Peter, Vatican City, Rome.
  17. The largest peninsula in the world is Arabia.
  18. The largest gulf in the world is Gulf of Mexico.
  19. The tallest statue in the world is the Motherland, Volgograd Russia.
  20. The largest railway tunnel in the world is the Oshimizu Tunnel, Japan.
  21. The world’s loneliest island is the Tristan da cunha.
  22. The word ‘Quiz’ was coined by Jim Daly Irishman.
  23. The original meaning of ‘Quiz’ was Trick.
  24. The busiest shopping centre of London is Oxford Street.
  25. The residence of the Queen in London is Buckingham Palace.
  26. Adolf Hitler was born in Austria.
  27. The country whose National Anthem has only music but no words is Bahrain.
  28. The largest cinema in the world is the Fox theatre, Detroit, USA.
  29. The country where there are no Cinema theatres is Saudi Arabia.
  30. The world’s tallest office building is the Sears Tower, Chicago.
  31. In the year 1811, Paraguay became independent from Spain.
  32. The cross word puzzle was invented by Arthur Wynne.
  33. The city which was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire was Persepolis.
  34. WHO stands for World Health Organization.
  35. WHO (World Health Organization) is located at Geneva.
  36. FAO stands for Food and Agriculture Organization.
  37. FAO is located at Rome and London.
  38. UNIDO stands for United Nations Industrial Development Organization.
  39. UNIDO is located at Vienna.
  40. WMO stands for World Meteorological Organization.
  41. WMO is located at Geneva.
  42. International Civil Aviation Organization is located at Montreal.
  43. The Angel Falls is located in Venezuela.
  44. The Victoria Falls is located in Rhodesia.
  45. Ice Cream was discovered by Gerald Tisyum.
  46. The number regarded as lucky number in Italy is thirteen.
  47. Napoleon suffered from alurophobia which means Fear of cats.
  48. The aero planes were used in war for the first time by Italians. (14 Oct.1911)
  49. Slavery in America was abolished by Abraham Lincoln.
  50. The Headquarters of textile manufacturing in England is Manchester.
  51. The famous Island located at the mouth of the Hudson River is Manhattan.
  52. The founder of plastic industry was Leo Hendrik Baekeland.
  53. The country where military service is compulsory for women is Israel.
  54. The country which has more than 10,000 golf courses is USA.
  55. The famous painting ‘Mona Lisa’ is displayed at Louvre museum, Paris.
  56. The earlier name for tomato was Love apple.
  57. The first President of USA was George Washington.
  58. The famous words ‘Veni Vidi Vici’ were said by Julius Caesar.
  59. The practice of sterilization of surgical instruments was introduced by Joseph Lister.
  60. The number of countries which participated in the first Olympic Games held at Athens was nine.
  61. Mercury is also known as Quick Silver.
  62. Disneyland is located in California, USA.
  63. The country which built the first powerful long range rockets is Germany.
  64. Sewing Machine was invented by Isaac M. Singer.
  65. Adding Machine was invented by Aldrin.
  66. The national emblem of Spain is Eagle.
  67. Archimedes was born in Sicily.
  68. The total area of Vatican City is 0.272 square kilometers.
  69. The largest temple in the world is Angkor Wat in Kampuchea.
  70. The largest dome in the world is Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, USA.
  71. The largest strait in the world is Tartar Strait.
  72. The Mohenjo-Daro ruins are found in Larkand District of Sind, Pakistan.
  73. The largest city of Africa is Cairo.
  74. The founder of KODAK Company was Eastman.
  75. The ‘Cape of Good Hope’ is located in South Africa.
  76. The Heathrow Airport is located in London.
  77. The neon lamp was invented by Georges Claude.
  78. The last letter of the Greek alphabet is Omega.
  79. The place known as the land of Lincoln is Illinois.
  80. The US state Utah is also known as Beehive state.
  81. The Kalahari Desert is located in Africa.
  82. The Patagonian desert is located in Argentina.
  83. The person known as the father of aeronautics is Sir George Cayley.
  84. The most densely populated Island in the world is Honshu.
  85. The two nations Haiti and the Dominion Republic together form the Island of Hispaniola.
  86. The largest auto producer in the USA is General Motors.
  87. The largest auto producing nation is Japan.
  88. The famous ‘General Motors’ company was founded by William Durant.
  89. The country that brings out the FIAT is Italy.
  90. The first actor to win an Oscar was Emil Jannings.
  91. The first animated colour cartoon of full feature length was Snow White and Seven Dwarfs.
  92. The first demonstration of a motion picture was held at Paris.
  93. The first country to issue stamps was Britain.
  94. The actor who is considered as the biggest cowboy star of the silent movies is Tom Mix.
  95. The Pentagon is located at Washington DC.
  96. The world’s largest car manufacturing company is Toyota Motors, JAPAN.
  97. The world’s biggest manufacturer of bicycles is Hero Cycles, India.
  98. The world’s oldest underground railway is at London.
  99. The White House was painted white to hide fire damage.
  100. The largest oil producing nation in Africa is Nigeria.
  101. Victoria Falls was discovered by David Livingstone.
  102. The technique to produce the first test tube baby was evolved by Patrick Steptoe and Robert Edwards.
  103. The oldest residential university of Britain is the Oxford University.
  104. The name of the large clock on the tower of the House of Parliament in London is called Big Ben.
  105. Prado Museum is located in Madrid.
  106. The number of keys in an ordinary piano is Eighty eight.
  107. ‘Man is a Tool Making Animal’ was said by Benjamin Franklin.
  108. The term ‘anesthesia’ was coined by Oliver Wendell Holmes.
  109. The first man to reach Antarctica was Fabian Gottlieb.
  110. The Kilimanjaro volcano is situated in Tanzania.
  111. The invention that is considered to have built America is Dynamite.
  112. Words that contains all the vowels: Authentication, Remuneration, Education, Automobile, Miscellaneous and many more.
  113. Words that contain all the vowels in order: Facetious and Abstemious.
  114. Words that contain all the vowels in reverse order: Uncomplimentary, Unproprietary, Unoriental and Subcontinental.
  115. Words with no vowel in them: Myth, Fly, Sky, Dry, Cry, Rhythm, Crypt.
  116. Which country declares independence on 18th Feb 2008? – Kosovo.
  117. Who was the founder of the kindergarten education system? – German educator Friedrich Froebel
  118. What is the scientific name of Vitamin C? – Ascorbic Acid
  119. What is the full form of GPRS? – General Packet Radio Service
  120. Which was the first university established in the world? – Nalanda University
  121. What is full form of CEO, CFO & CIO titles? Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Information Officer.

Animal General Knowledge Test

  1. The Earth has over 12,00,000 species of animals, 3,00,000 species of plants & 1,00,000 other species.
  2. All polar bears are left handed
  3. A cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime
  4. The original name for the butterfly was ‘flutterby
  5. A cheetah does not roar like a lion – it purrs like a cat (meow)
  6. A jellyfish is 95 percent water!
  7. No two zebras have stripes that are exactly alike. There are more than 50 different kinds of kangaroos.
  8. A butterflie have 6 Legs & 2 Pair of Wings & has 12,000 eyes.
  9. Human birth control pill works on gorillas.
  10. German Shepherds bite humans more than any other breed of dog.
  11. Owl is the only bird, which can rotate its head to 270 degrees.
  12. The Swan has over 25,000 feathers in its body.
  13. Elephant teeth can weigh as much as 9 pounds.
  14. Crane sleeps standing on one leg.
  15. Shark cannot see, they are very sensitive to sound.
  16. A cat sees about six times better than a human at night because of the tapetum lucidum , a layer of extra reflecting cells which absorb light.
  17. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
  18. Bears whose brown fur is tipped with lighter-colored hairs are called grizzly bears .
  19. Ants don’t sleep.
  20. A cheetah can run 76 kilometres per hour (46 miles per hour)
  21. Kiwis are the only birds, which hunt by sense of smell.
  22. Cassowary is one of the dangerous birds that can kill a man or animal by tearing off with its dagger like claw.
  23. The largest frog in the world is called Goliath frog.

Human Body Quiz

  1. In 24 hours, An average human heart beats 1,03,689 times.
  2. In 24 hours, An average human Lungs respire 23,045 times.
  3. In 24 hours, An average human Blood flows 16,80,000 miles.
  4. An average human Nails grow 0.00007 inches in every 24 hours, .
  5. An average human Hair grows 0.01715 inches in 24 hours, .
  6. In 24 hours, An average human Take 2.9 pounds Water (including all liquids).
  7. In 24 hours, An average human Take 3.25 pounds FOOD.
  8. In 24 hours, An average human Breathe 438 cubic feet AIR.
  9. In 24 hours, An average human Lose 85.60, BODY TEMPERATURE.
  10. In 24 hours, An average human Produce 1.43 pints SWEAT.
  11. In 24 hours, An average human Speak 4,800 WORDS.
  12. In 24 hours, An average human During SLEEP move 25.4 times.
  13. The fastest human beings runs only about 30 kilometres per hour (18 miles per hour).
  14. About 10% of the world’s population is left-handed.
  15. A person afflicted with hexadectylism has six fingers or six toes on one or both hands and feet
  16. A human eye blinks over 10,000,000 times a year!
  17. The vocabulary of the average person consists of 5,000 to 6,000 words.
  18. The average person laughs about 15 times a day
  19. Fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails!
  20. Never hold your nose and cover your mouth when sneezing, as it can blow out your eyeballs.
  21. People who ride on roller coasters have a higher chance of having a blood clot in the brain.
  22. Sneezing stops heart beat for a second and then continues.
  23. Shape of the backbone is important to have sufficient breathing.
  24. Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different.

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