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@Sahithi Pallavi • 06 Aug, 2009
1) Which is the world’s first credit card?

A) American Express
B) Visa
C) Mastercard
D) Diners Club Card




2) What do you call a person who is one hundred years old or older?

A) Septagenarian
B) Centurian
C) Centenarian
D) Acquarian






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@Saandeep Sreerambatla • 06 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer this gk questions

1 . D (guess)

Since Amex started cards in 1958 I think.
Visa and master are a bit newer .


2 . C

Am I correct??
@Sahithi Pallavi • 06 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer this gk questions

English-Scared
1 . D (guess)

Since Amex started cards in 1958 I think.
Visa and master are a bit newer .


2 . C

Am I correct??
Oh.......great...!
you are perfectly right....!



1) Which is the world’s first credit card?

A) American Express

B) Visa
C) Mastercard
D) Diners Club Card




2) What do you call a person who is one hundred years old or older?

A) Septagenarian
B) Centurian
C) Centenarian
D) Acquarian



thanks for answering...? now the other ones....!



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@Sahithi Pallavi • 06 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer this gk questions


3) In X-Rays what does X mean ?

A) Known
B) Unknown
C) Extra
D) Extreme



4) Oscar awards are given in how many categories?

A) 23
B) 16
C) 18
D) 24




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@Kaustubh Katdare • 06 Aug, 2009 When Rontgen discovered the X-Rays by accident; he named them 'Unknown' Rays and thus the name "X-Rays" 😀

Q4 -> No clue 😀 I'm not a movie buff.
@Sahithi Pallavi • 06 Aug, 2009
The_Big_K
When Rontgen discovered the X-Rays by accident; he named them 'Unknown' Rays and thus the name "X-Rays" 😀

Q4 -> No clue 😀 I'm not a movie buff.
your first question is absolutely right....

3) In X-Rays what does X mean ?

A) Known

B) Unknown
C) Extra
D) Extreme



can anyother answer the 4 th question.......


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@Saandeep Sreerambatla • 07 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer these general knowledge questions

I think there are 24 categories in which Oscar awards are awarded.
@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer these general knowledge questions

English-Scared
I think there are 24 categories in which Oscar awards are awarded.

Ya ES.....😁

you are right again...........
I am happy that my ansers are coming very fastly......
Thats the CEans 😁😁😁


4) Oscar awards are given in how many categories?

A) 23
B) 16
C) 18
D) 24





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@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer these general knowledge questions

Now the other two questions are;:::::::::::




5) On the Net, what has been founded by David Filo and Jerry Yang ?

A) AOL
B) Excite.com
C) Yahoo
D) USA.net




6) What is Vexillology the study of ?

A) Animals
B) Plants
C) Flags
D) Birds


answer these questions please........





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@Saandeep Sreerambatla • 07 Aug, 2009 46. Its the study of Flags.

If Iam not wrong
Study of Animals -- Zoology
Study of Plants -- Botany
Study of birds - - Ornithology

so its easy to guess this !!
Am not sure of first two.. though 😉
@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009
English-Scared
46. Its the study of Flags.

If Iam not wrong
Study of Animals -- Zoology
Study of Plants -- Botany
Study of birds - - Ornithology

so its easy to guess this !!
Am not sure of first two.. though 😉

oh....I made a very easy question............
ok ES...i know you will answer them.... then what about the 5th question..dont you know.....?



6) What is Vexillology the study of ?

A) Animals
B) Plants
C) Flags
D) Birds






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@Saandeep Sreerambatla • 07 Aug, 2009 Oh! I missed that ..
The Answer is Yahoo !!
@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009
English-Scared
Oh! I missed that ..
The Answer is Yahoo !!

I know you will answer it......its too very easy.....😁




5) On the Net, what has been founded by David Filo and Jerry Yang ?

A) AOL
B) Excite.com
C) Yahoo
D) USA.net





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@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009 Now the other two questions are::::::::


7) When was the first Nobel Prize first awarded?

A) 1901
B) 1910
C) 1905
D) 1911





8) What is an Oxymoron

A) A very important person.
B) A moron in an oxgen cylinder
C) A foolish person
D) An expression composed of combined contrasts







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@Saandeep Sreerambatla • 07 Aug, 2009 7 . 1901

8 . I dont know 😀
@Sahithi Pallavi • 07 Aug, 2009
English-Scared
7 . 1901

8 . I dont know 😀


Ya 7th question is right...

lets wait for the 8th qustion answer.........



7) When was the first Nobel Prize first awarded?

A) 1901

B) 1910
C) 1905
D) 1911


give the 8th question answer anyone....then I will give another 2 questions....till then nothing.....



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@Aashish Joshi • 07 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
8) What is an Oxymoron

A) A very important person.
B) A moron in an oxgen cylinder
C) A foolish person
D) An expression composed of combined contrasts

ANS. D) An expression composed of combined contrasts

Great thread I must say!!
@Sahithi Pallavi • 08 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
ANS. D) An expression composed of combined contrasts

Great thread I must say!!
you are absolutely right..................
Thank you so much.............



8) What is an Oxymoron

A) A very important person.
B) A moron in an oxgen cylinder

C) A foolish person
D) An expression composed of combined contrasts


Example: Thunderous Silence








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@Sahithi Pallavi • 08 Aug, 2009 Now the other two questions are ::::::




9)) What is the designation of Bill Gates of Microsoft ?

A) Chairman - Cum-Chief Software Architect
B) Executive Director
C) CEO
D) Mg. Director




10) What does Ayotollah mean ?

A) Religious leader
B) Super Star
C) Corrupt Politician
D) Chief Architect








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@Aashish Joshi • 09 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
Now the other two questions are ::::::




9)) What is the designation of Bill Gates of Microsoft ?

A) Chairman - Cum-Chief Software Architect
B) Executive Director
C) CEO
D) Mg. Director




10)What does Ayotollah mean ?

A) Religious leader
B) Super Star
C) Corrupt Politician
D) Chief Architect
9) A) Chief Software Architect

10) A) Religious Leader


Actually ques 9 should be, what was the designation, as i think he has retired himself from micsosoft.
@Kaustubh Katdare • 09 Aug, 2009 Bill G retired, right? I don' think he's CSA there anymore. He's just continuing with philanthropic activities and possibly the BGC3 😁
@Aashish Joshi • 09 Aug, 2009 That's what I think, he's working with his wife on the Gates Foundation..
@EDDY • 09 Aug, 2009 Yup i agree with u guys he recently said during india visit that he is just a consultant for microsoft as now he wanna help polio effected children in india
@Sahithi Pallavi • 09 Aug, 2009 Sorry friends please forgive me.😔 😔 😔 I have done a mistake while posting the 9th question:

It is 9) What was the designation of Bill Gates of Microsoft ?

please sorry for my mistake. It should not repeat again.






9) What was the designation of Bill Gates of Microsoft ?


A) Chairman - Cum-Chief Software Architect
B) Executive Director
C) CEO
D) Mg. Director







10)What does Ayotollah mean ?


A) Religious leader
B) Super Star
C) Corrupt Politician
D) Chief Architect






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@Sahithi Pallavi • 09 Aug, 2009 Now the other two questions are:::



11) Find the odd one out

A) Lata Mangeshkar
B) Shah Rukh Khan
C) Gabriella Sabatini
D) Amitabh Bachhan





12) If the Tata holding company is TATA SONS what is the Birla holding company?

A) BIRLA Sons
B) Birla Brothers
C) Pilani Investments
D) Birla & Co.


If possible please explain your answer...

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@Aashish Joshi • 09 Aug, 2009 Ans 11 should be C) Gabriella Sabatini

Because, the others are assiciated with Indian film industry whereas Gabriella Sabatini is related to tennis

Ans 12 B) Birla Brothers (just a guess)
@Sahithi Pallavi • 09 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
Ans 11 should be C) Gabriella Sabatini

Because, the others are assiciated with Indian film industry whereas Gabriella Sabatini is related to tennis

Ans 12 B) Birla Brothers (just a guess)

ha ha..No your two answers are wrong..

11)The answer will be funny for this. think once again..

12)your guess is wrong..guess once again..





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@Aashish Joshi • 09 Aug, 2009 A11) Shah rukh khan (everyone else has 2 a's in their first names)
@gohm • 09 Aug, 2009 answers: B & C
@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
A11) Shah rukh khan (everyone else has 2 a's in their first names)
no.guess onceagain.



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@Divya SP • 10 Aug, 2009 The answers to the questions number 5 and 6 are as follows - 5) Yahoo 6) Flags. Am I right Pallavi?
@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009
Divya SP
5) Yahoo
6) Flags

Am i right Pallavi ??
you are absolutely right divya..the answers are already given.




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@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009
gohm
answers: B & C
please give your answers clearly by mentioning question numbers.
But i understood.
your 11 th question answer is wrong and the 12 the question answer is right...
Anyway i am giving my answers.




11) Find the odd one out

A) Lata Mangeshkar
B) Shah Rukh Khan
C) Gabriella Sabatini
D) Amitabh Bachhan
Why : All have perfumes named after them








12) If the Tata holding company is TATA SONS what is the Birla holding company?

A) BIRLA Sons
B) Birla Brothers
C) Pilani Investments
D) Birla & Co.




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@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009 Now the other two questions are:



13) What are the conjoined twins called ?

A) Chinese Twins
B) Japanese Twins
C) Siamese Twins
D) Taiwanese Twins




14)After the hamburger, what is the most popular selling item in western fast food joints ?

A) Chicken Burger
B) Veg Burger
C) Cheese Burger
D) Pizzas




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@itchap • 10 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
Now the other two questions are:



13) What are the conjoined twins called ?

A) Chinese Twins
B) Japanese Twins
C) Siamese Twins
D) Taiwanese Twins




14)After the hamburger, what is the most popular selling item in western fast food joints ?
The answer for question no 13 is C) Siamese Twins
Am i correct???????
@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009
itchap
The answer for question no 13 is C) Siamese Twins
Am i correct???????

oh..you are right..!




13) What are the conjoined twins called ?

A) Chinese Twins
B) Japanese Twins
C) Siamese Twins
D) Taiwanese Twins




Then what about the 14th question..Can anybody guess..




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@gohm • 10 Aug, 2009 it is pizza

also it would only be a Siamese twin if the conjoined twin was from Siam. =)
@Sahithi Pallavi • 10 Aug, 2009
gohm
it is pizza

also it would only be a Siamese twin if the conjoined twin was from Siam. =)
hey it is not a pizza..Guess more.




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@Mr.Don • 10 Aug, 2009 Re: Answer these general knowledge questions

sahithi pallavi
Now the other two questions are;:::::::::::




5) On the Net, what has been founded by David Filo and Jerry Yang ?

A) AOL
B) Excite.com
C) Yahoo
D) USA.net




6) What is Vexillology the study of ?

A) Animals
B) Plants
C) Flags
D) Birds



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answer these questions please........


5)C

6)C

I Know I am correct..
@Mr.Don • 10 Aug, 2009 Hey where did you get these questions..?
@Mr.Don • 10 Aug, 2009 14)A

I think it will be a correct answer..
@Sahithi Pallavi • 11 Aug, 2009
dileep k
14)A

I think it will be a correct answer..
No you are mistaken..guess once again.
Give answers with your own knowledge. Dont use search engines.




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@itchap • 11 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
14)After the hamburger, what is the most popular selling item in western fast food joints ?

A) Chicken Burger
B) Veg Burger
C) Cheese Burger
D) Pizzas
I think it should be B) Veg Burger
@Aashish Joshi • 11 Aug, 2009 I think Answer 14 is C) Cheese burger
@Mr.Don • 12 Aug, 2009 but google says 14)A is a correct answer..
@Sahithi Pallavi • 13 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
I think Answer 14 is C) Cheese burger

you are perfectly right scientist..😁..!


14)After the hamburger, what is the most popular selling item in western fast food joints ?

A) Chicken Burger
B) Veg Burger
C) Cheese Burger
D) Pizzas





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@Sahithi Pallavi • 13 Aug, 2009 the other two questions are::


15) "Work hard, have fun & make history".- This is not a TM but still the
official motto of a very famous company. Name the company ?

A) microsoft
B)amazon.com
C)yahoo
D)wilco


16)"Give me your tired, your poor , your huddled masses yearning to
be free" Where would you find this ?

A) Qutub Minar
B) Eiffel Tower
C) Statue of Liberty
D) Jumma Masjid






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@Aashish Joshi • 13 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
16)"Give me your tired, your poor , your huddled masses yearning to
be free" Where would you find this ?

A) Qutub Minar
B) Eiffel Tower
C) Statue of Liberty
D) Jumma Masjid
C) Statue of Liberty
@Sahithi Pallavi • 13 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
C) Statue of Liberty

you are absolutely right...!😁



16)"Give me your tired, your poor , your huddled masses yearning to
be free" Where would you find this ?

A) Qutub Minar
B) Eiffel Tower
C) Statue of Liberty
D) Jumma Masjid


and what about the 15th question..!

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@itchap • 13 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
the other two questions are::

15) "Work hard, have fun & make history".- This is not a TM but still the
official motto of a very famous company. Name the company ?

A) microsoft
B)amazon.com
C)yahoo
D)wilco
Answer for question 15 should be....B)amazon.com
@vishnu priya • 13 Aug, 2009 I guess it to be

B)Amazon.com

Hope it will be right!!!
@Sahithi Pallavi • 13 Aug, 2009
itchap
Answer for question 15 should be....B)amazon.com

oh..! you are right..!


15) "Work hard, have fun & make history".- This is not a TM but still the
official motto of a very famous company. Name the company ?

A) microsoft
B)amazon.com
C)yahoo
D)wilco





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@Sahithi Pallavi • 14 Aug, 2009
vishnu priya
I guess it to be

B)Amazon.com

Hope it will be right!!!


you are right..!


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@Sahithi Pallavi • 14 Aug, 2009 here are the other two::

17) The early prototypes of this were variously called Beeps, Peeps and Blitz Buggies. What came next?

(A) Car
(B) Sumo
(c) Jeep
(D) Cart


18) In an all time classic advertisement, this product called itself as The only school that encourages copying. Name the brand ?

No options for this question..!




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@vishnu priya • 14 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
you are right..!


Aha,,my guess is right! 😁
@Sahithi Pallavi • 15 Aug, 2009 I am waiting for 17th and 18th answers..! please friends..!


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@Sahithi Pallavi • 19 Aug, 2009 17th question is very easy friends..! I dont know why you are not answering..! I think dileep's crazy event thread is dominating my thread..!





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@Aashish Joshi • 19 Aug, 2009 Is A17 Jeep??
@Sahithi Pallavi • 19 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
Is A17 Jeep??
ya absolutely right..!
then what about the 18th question..!





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@itchap • 19 Aug, 2009
sahithi pallavi
then what about the 18th question..!
The answer for Question 18 should be Xerox
@Aashish Joshi • 19 Aug, 2009
itchap


The answer for Question 18 should be Xerox
nice answer, i hadn't thought of that!!
@Sahithi Pallavi • 20 Aug, 2009 here are the answers ::


17) The early prototypes of this were variously called Beeps, Peeps and Blitz Buggies. What came next?

(A) Car

(B) Sumo
(c) Jeep
(D) Cart


18) In an all time classic advertisement, this product called itself as The only school that encourages copying. Name the brand ?

Ans : XEROX






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@Sahithi Pallavi • 20 Aug, 2009
mad_scientist
nice answer, i hadn't thought of that!!

fantastic answer..! how do you know this..!

Really excellent answers from you..





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@Sahithi Pallavi • 20 Aug, 2009 here are the other two questions,,


19 ) Which African country's name means The Graveyard of Kings in the local language?

A) Zambia
B) Zimbabwe
C) Nigeria
D) Egypt



20)What is the Indian version of Barbie called?

A) Monica
B) Hasini
C) Delcy
D) Monalsia





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@itchap • 20 Aug, 2009 Answer For question 19 should be D.)Egypt

Answer for question 20 is A.)Monica
@Sahithi Pallavi • 25 Aug, 2009 your 19th answer is wrong..! verify once again..!
and your 20th answer is perfectly right..!



20)What is the Indian version of Barbie called?

A) Monica
B) Hasini
C) Delcy
D) Monalsia





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@itchap • 26 Aug, 2009 Its my guess. Answer for question 19 should be A) Zambia
Am i correct.😒
@Sahithi Pallavi • 01 Sep, 2009
itchap
Its my guess. Answer for question 19 should be A) Zambia
Am i correct.😒

No.. your guess is again wrong.Guess once again in the remaining two options..!



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@itchap • 04 Sep, 2009 Answer for question 19 should be C) Nigeria(guessing)
@Sahithi Pallavi • 04 Sep, 2009
itchap
Answer for question 19 should be C) Nigeria(guessing)

No 😀 you are again mistaken. already 3 options are over. NOw the reamining option is the answer. i.e.


19 ) Which African country's name means The Graveyard of Kings in the local language?

A) Zambia
B) Zimbabwe
C) Nigeria
D) Egypt




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@Sahithi Pallavi • 04 Sep, 2009 Successfully completed 20 questions.,


And the ramaining questions will continue in the
"CE- GK questions part-II" thread by "godfather".
to make a huge thread..


So Answer the questions in that thread.





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@Mr.Don • 04 Sep, 2009 19)B I am correct..
@chiru • 05 Sep, 2009 Where's the other thread..
@Sahithi Pallavi • 05 Sep, 2009 In this section it self there is a thread named

"CE- GK Questions Part- II " by godfather


Here the thread is closed and Answer the questions in that thread itself.

Continue our journey in that thread







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@chiru • 05 Sep, 2009 oh ok we will continue over there..
@zeeshan badshah • 08 Sep, 2009 interesting
@Sahithi Pallavi • 08 Sep, 2009
zeeshan badshah
interesting

thank you..! See the thread "CE- GK Questions Part- II " by godfather

Its too good.





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