Railways RRB NTPC Exam 22nd April 2016 Solved GK Questions


One of the massive job selection processes of Indian Railways is about to end. The RRB NTPC exam 2016 for the recruitment of 18000 positions is currently being held across India. This year over 90 lakh candidates have applied and hence the competition is really tough & proper preparation is required to get through these exams. So here is the list of GK questions asked on April 18th so others could know about question pattern and areas covered.

Right from the start candidates usually find it difficult to crack general knowledge questions in RRB NTPC exam compared to mathematics & reasoning problems section. So after looking at the following questions, you will understand the list of GK topics to cover for this railway exam. Unlike the common opinion, it is not too hard to answer General awareness section but those scores will play a significant role in a candidate’s selection.

RRB Solved NTPC GK Questions – April 22:
o   Which Sports did Babar play? 
Polo

o   What is the rank of Mukesh Ambani in Forbes global richest person list 2016? 
36

o   Which organisation conducts Cricket world cup? 
ICC (International Cricket Council)

o   1st Indian Women Boxer to win gold in Asian games? 
Mary Kom

o   Blue Ray Disk refers to which of the following? 
Storage Disk

o   Which of the following is not a board game? 
Bridge

o   Malleable refers to? 
Ability of a metal to be hammered into thin sheets

o   First Indian who to go Space? 
Rakesh Sharma

o   Who won Arjuna Award 2015 in kabaddi? 
Manjeet Chillar

o   The International Renewable Energy Agency Headquarter is at? 
Abu Dhabi

o   Gold is soluble in? 
Aqua Regia

o   Best Actor award in 88th Academy awards? 
Leonardo Di Caprio

o   Where is first Jute mill located? 
Rishra near Kolkata

o   What is study of genes called? 
Genetics

o   Satish Dhawan Space centre is located at which state? 
Andhra Pradesh (Sriharikota)

o   Present Commerce and industry minister of India? 
Nirmala Sitharaman

o   What is official language of Afghanistan? 
Afghani

o   Which metal is used for Galvanisation of Iron? 
Zinc

o   Where is the Bhimbetka Rock shelters located? 
Madhya Pradesh

o   Formula of Common salt? 
NaCl

o   Canada’s first space telescope is? 
MOST

o   Which rivers form Triveni Sangamam? 
Yamuna, Ganges & Saraswati

o   Which gas is used for flushing potato chips packets? 
Nitrogen

o   Roger Federer belongs to which country? 
Switzerland

o   Hubble Space telescope belongs to which country? 
USA

o   Which Hollywood actor was previously planned to work with Rajinikanth in upcoming movie? 
Arnold Schwarzenegger

o   Which is not a fundamental right? 
Right of Property

o   AIDS is not transmitted through which of the following? 
Malarial Parasite

o   Mouma Das is related to? 
Table Tennis

o   Which country has the Biggest constitution in the World? 
India

o   S.Subramanyam is related to which musical instrument? 
Flute

o   .css file is related to? 
HTML

o   Ginger is one of the following type? 
Underground stem

o   In IPL Suresh Raina and M.S Dhoni will be playing this year for which teams? Rajkot(Gujarat Lions) & Pune(Rising Pune SuperGiants) respectively.

o   Marykom belongs to which state? 

Manipur

o   Gagan narang & Abhinav bindra belongs to which sport? 
Shooting

o   Cartosat which takes photos of uttarakhand floods is a? 
 Remote sensing satellite

o   First satellite of India sent to lunar orbit? 
Chandrayaan 1

o   The process of coating on the surface of a metal with zinc is called? 
Galvanisation

o   The scientist who got Nobel prize on his research on malaria is? 
Sir Ronald Ross

o   Elisa is the test for AIDS but it is caused by virus? 
HIV

o   Narendra modi met Nawaz Sharif to surprise him on his birthday at? 
Pakistan

o   Delhi government bans diesel cars because they emitting what pollutants? 
CO2

o   Human Tooth is made up of? 
Calcium phosphate

o   Name the dance form that Birju maharaj choreographed for Deepika padukone in film Bajirao mastaani? 
Kathak

o   Which national park has worlds two thirds one horned rhinos? 
Kaziranga

o   Pascal is the unit of? 
Pressure

o   Qutub minar is built by which dynasty?
Mamluk or Slave dynasty

o   Which is the biggest nuclear plant in India? 
Tarapur Atomic Power Station

o   Bulb filament is made from which metal?
Tungsten

o   How many amendments are there in Indian constitution? 
100

o   Who is CEO of Google? 
Sundar pichai

To find answers to General knowledge questions of NTPC examination conducted on 18th April check our previous post at:

Railways RRB NTPC Exam 18th April 2016 Solved GK Questions


One of the massive job selection processes of Indian Railways is about to end. The RRB NTPC exam 2016 for the recruitment of 18000 positions is currently being held across India. This year over 90 lakh candidates have applied and hence the competition is really tough & proper preparation is required to get through these exams. So here is the list of GK questions asked on April 18th so others could know about question pattern and areas covered.

Right from the start candidates usually find it difficult to crack general knowledge questions in RRB NTPC exam compared to mathematics & reasoning problems section. So after looking at the following questions, you will understand the list of GK topics to cover for this railway exam. Unlike the common opinion, it is not too hard to answer General awareness section but those scores will play a significant role in a candidate’s selection.

RRB Solved NTPC GK Questions – April 18:

1.  Egypt’s largest pyramid? The great pyramid of Giza

2.  Chera dynasty ruled in which state of india? Kerala

3.  Who succeeded balmer as a CEO of Microsoft? Satya nadella

4.  What is dry ice? Solid form of carbon dioxide

5.  Ronaldo belongs to which sport? Football

6.  Gyroscope used in which device? Smartphone

7.  Which city is called pink city? Jaipur

8.  Who invented dynamite? Alfred nobel

9.  Sound is measured in? Decibel

10.              First chinese women who went to space? Liu yang

11.              Supreme court established in which year? 1950

12.              First solar powered airport in india? Kochi

13.              Which is known as nerve centre of computer? Arithmetic Logic Unit

14.              Inventor of video games? Ralph henry baer

15.              Who won the 2015 man booker prize? Marlon james

16.              What is the full form of ATM? Automated Teller Machine

17.              Who is the queen of arabian sea? Kochi

18.              Who got padma bhushan in sports? Saina nehwal

19.              Which is india’s first defence satellite? Gsat –7

20.              Who presented union budget in 1947? R K Shanmukham chetty

21.              First railway budget submitted by? John mathai

22.              Chalk is what? calcium carbonate

23.              Harry potter series next movie name? Fantastic beasts & where to find them

24.              What is the first capital of srilanka? Anuradhapura

25.              What is the date of partition of india? 15th august 1947

26.              Who is the inventor of stainless steel? Harry brearley

27.              Where is the museum of noble prize? Sweden

28.              What is the chemical formula of ozone? O3

29.              Cricket bat is made by? Willow wood

30.              What is the venue of commonwealth games 2022? Durban,south africa

31.              Raja bhoja belongs to which dynasty? Parmara

32.              First sms sent from which network? Vodafone

33.              Who gave gurudev title to rabindranath tagore? Mahatma gandhi

34.              Rajatarangini related To which state? Jammu & Kashmir

35.              Who Invented E-mail? Shiva Ayyadurai

36.              Which Gas Exposed in Bhopal Gas Tragedy? Methyl Isocyanate     

37.              Which Country Won Maximum No.of FIFA Football Cups? Brazil

38.              Sumitra Mahajan is representing which constituency? Indore      

39.              What Is Blue Moon? An extra full Moon that appears during the year

To find answers to General knowledge questions of NTPC examination conducted on 16th April check our previous post at:

Railways RRB NTPC Exam 16th April 2016 Solved GK Questions


One of the massive job selection processes of Indian Railways is about to end. The RRB NTPC exam 2016 for the recruitment of 18000 positions is currently being held across India. This year over 90 lakh candidates have applied and hence the competition is really tough & proper preparation is required to get through these exams. So here is the list of GK questions asked on April 16th so others could know about question pattern and areas covered.

Right from the start candidates usually find it difficult to crack general knowledge questions in RRB NTPC exam compared to mathematics & reasoning problems section. So after looking at the following questions, you will understand the list of GK topics to cover for this railway exam. Unlike the common opinion, it is not too hard to answer General awareness section but those scores will play a significant role in a candidate’s selection.

RRB Solved NTPC GK Questions – April 16:
    1.  Who is the ICC number 1 test player? 
Steve Smith
    2.  Who is the ICC President? 
Zaheer Abbas
    3.  Who Invented Gun? 
Richard Gatling
    4.  Who is the 23rd Governor of RBI? 
Dr. Raghuram Rajan
    5.  Who is called Frontier Gandhi? 
Abdul Ghaffar Khan
    6.  Who invented Fountain Pen? 
Petrache Poenaru
    7.  Who is the 1st king of vijayanagara dynasty? 
Harihara
    8.  What is the Unit of Force? 
Newton
    9.  Who is Longest Serving Chief Minister in India? 
Pawan Chamling
    10.              What is the Full Form of MRP? 
Maximum Retail Price
    11.              What is the Full Form of MMU? 
Memory Management Unit
    12.              Who is the King of Pallava Dynasty who wrote stories? 
Narasimhavarman I
    13.              Notre Dam Cathedral is situated at which place? 
Paris
    14.              Which river flows from Tibet? 
Sutlej
    15.              Atomic Number is equal to? 
Number of Protons
    16.              Who is the Richest Person As per Forbes global list? 
Carlos Slim
    17.              P.A Sangma served as a loksabha speaker in which year? 
1996 to 1998 
    18.              Who is the CEO of E-commerce Company Flipkart? 
Binny Bansal
    19.              Who is the Chief of Election Commission? 
Nasim Zaidi
    20.              UHT (Ultra High Temperature) is related to? 
Milk
    21.              Railway Budget in 2016 Presented by? 
Suresh Prabhu
    22.              Right to Freedom and Liberty related to which article? 
Article 21
    23.              What is the Brain of Computer? 
CPU
    24.              Planets moves around? 
Sun
    25.              AAP Party was established in? 
November 26, 2012
    26.              Name the largest moon of pluto? 
Charon
    27.              What is full form of TCP in terms of network? 
Transmission Control Protocol
    28.              Which is largest moon in solar system? 
Ganymede
    29.              Bharat Ratna awarded to which prime minsters? 
Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malaviya
    30.              What is bank name of BRICS? 
NDB( New development bank)
    31.              Who is founder of ABO Blood group? 
Karl landsteiner
    32.              Who is Badminton winner of 1980? 
Prakash Padukone
    33.              Name of the person who made first chocolate? 
Hernan Cortes
    34.              Chinese pilgrim who visited India during gupta period? 
Fa Hien
    35.              Muhammad Bin tuglaq transfered capital from Delhi to which place? 
Daultabad
    36.              Supreme Commander of Indian Defence Services? 
President
    37.              Which was the large princely state during Indian Independence? 
Hyderabad
    38.              Which became the 1st digital state in India? 
Kerala
    39.              Resham Udyog is located in which state? 
Karnataka
    40.              Mouse was Invented by? 
Douglas Engelbart
    41.              Saina Nehwal related to which sports? 
Badminton
    42.              Which Bacteria converts milk into curd? 
Lactobacillus Bacteria
    43.              What is Nitrogen Fixing Bacteria? 
Micro-organisms
    44.              Full Form of SPM? 
Scanning Probe Microscope
    45.              What is old name of Singapore? 
Temasek
    46.              Who invented Radioactivity? 
Henri Becquerel
    47.              Which state has largest forest area? 
Madhya Pradesh
    48.              Which state has largest mangrove forest? 
West Bengal
    49.              Who is the famous king of chola dynasty? 
Karikala cholan
    50.              What is Japan parliament called as? 
Diet  
    51.              Radioactivity Invented by? 
Henri Becquerel

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