Important Personalities of India – Exercise – 1

1. Umayalpuram K Sivaraman is well-known exponent of :

(a) Flute
(b) Mridangam
(c) Shehnai
(d) Violin

Answer
Answer : (b)
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2. Who served as India’s first Ambassador to the Soviet Union ?

(a) VK Krishna Menon
(b) Vijayalakshmi Pandit
(c) KM Pannikar
(d) KR Narayanan

Answer
Answer : (b)
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3. Raghu Rai is well known for which one of the following areas ?

(a) Research in Mathematics
(b) Photography
(c) Water harvesting
(d) Pollution control

Answer
Answer : (b)
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4. Who of the following is an accomplished vocalist ?

(a) Monu Mazumdar
(b) Shiv Kumar Sharma
(c) Satish Gujral
(d) Dinanath Mishra

Answer
Answer : (a)
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5. What is the name of Edison’s motion picture invention ?

(a) Film
(b) Kinetoscope
(c) Phonoscope
(d) Moviescope

Answer
Answer : (c)
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