AD NAB 2012



1. Ricardo Lagos Escobar was the President of:
(a) Venezuela
(b) Argentina
(c) Chile
(d) Colombia

2. What do you understand by ‘Laissez’ faire?
(a) Active intervention
(b) Sound commercial affairs
(c) Interference by the state in law and order.
(d) None of these

3. “Essay on the Life of Muhammad (PBUH)” is written by:
(a) Sharif Miyahud
(b) Tufail Ahmed
(c) Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
(d) Allama Iqbal

4. Who was the first Canadian woman in space?
(a) Dirk Fremont
(b) Marc Garneau
(c) Roberta Bondar
(d) Arnaldo Tamayo Mendez

5. Who was the first canadian in space?
(a) Dirk Fremont
(b) Roberta Bondar
(c) Toyohiro Akiyama
(d) Marc Garneau

6. Who among the following received Nobel
Prize twice for the two different subjects?
(a) Frederic Jolit
(b) Frederic Sanger
(c) Stanley Cohen
(d) Marie Curie

7. The shortest river of the world is located in
(a) USA
(b) UK
(c) Congo
(d) Russia

8. The deepest lake is in Siberia
(a) Baikal Lake
(b) Superior Lake
(c) Huron Lake
(d) Aral Sea

9. Which is the largest lake of the world?
(a) Caspian Sea
(b) Superior Lake
(c) Huron Lake
(d) Aral Sea

10. Which is the largest gulf?
(a) Arabian Gulf
(b) Gulf of Mexico
(c) Gulf of Oman
(d) None of the above

11. What is “Great Bear”?
(a) Waterfall
(b) Lake
(c) Sea
(d) Animal

12. Who discovered South Pole?
(a) Cabot
(b) Robert Peary
(c) Amundsen
(d) None of these

13. “Intifada” means
(a) Truce
(b) Peace
(c) Uprising
(d) None of these

14. What do you understand by In Camera?
(a) In a judge’s private room
(b) Face to face
(c) In the same place
(d) None of these

15. State of Kashmir was purchased by Ghulab
Singh for:
(a) Rs.8.5 million
(b) Rs.7.5 million
(c) Rs.9.5 million
(d) Rs.5.5 million

16. Who was the painter of Mona Lisa?
(a) Leonardo da Vinci
(b) F.A. Bartholdi
(c) Henry Smith
(d) None of these

17. What is the length of the Motorway-8?
(a) 467 km
(b) 895 km
(c) 491 km
(d) 437 km

18. Who was Zhelyu Zhelev?
(a) President of Moldova
(b) President of Belarus
(c) President of Ukraine
(d) President of Bulgaria

19. On which date- this prize (Nobel Prize) is awarded?
(a) There is no fixed date
(b) December 31, every year
(c) December 10, every year
(d) January 1, every year

20. Who was the first Asian to have received the Nobel Prize?
(a) C.V.Raman
(b) R.N. Tagore
(c) Mother Teresa
(d) I.A. Bunin