Indian Famous Persons - 1

1Who is the Chairman of the Twelfth Finance Commission ?
 A) C. Rangarajan
 B) N. N. Vohra
 C) Bimal Jalan
 D) Vijay Kelkar
  
2Who is the Chairman of the Thirteenth Finance Commission ?
 A) C. Rangarajan
 B) N. N. Vohra
 C) Bimal Jalan
 D) Dr. Vijay L. Kelkar
  
3Who is called Periyar?
 A) Jyoti Basu
 B) Potti Sriramulu
 C) A K Antony
 D) E V Ramasamy
  
4Who among the following is associated with the "Chipko Movement"?
 A) Mahesh Tripathi
 B) Kamlesh Pande
 C) Parag Gupta
 D) Sunderlal Bahuguna
  
5Which of the following is associated with India-s Green Revolution?
 A) Rajesh Jaiwwal
 B) Rajan Jain
 C) M S Swaminathan
 D) Satish Garg.
  
6The Project Director of Chandra Yaan-2 is?
 (A) C. Rangrajan
 (B) A. P. J. Kalam
 (C) P. Chidambaram
 (D) Dr. M. Annadurai
  
7Who was Chairman the Drafting Committee of the Indian Constitution in set up on 27th August 1947?
 A) Mahatma Gandhi
 B) Jawaharlal Nehru
 C) Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar
 D)Wyomesh Chandra Banerjee
  
8Which poet has the distinction of penning the national anthems of two countries?
 A) Kazi Nazrul Islam
 B) Rabinder Nath Tagore
 C) Dr. Mohd. Iqbal
 D) Mohd. Ali Jinnah
  
9Who is known as the "Father of White Revolution"?
 A) V Kurien
 B) MS Swaminathan
 C) JP Narayan
 D) Baba Amte
  
10Who was the 1st ODI captain for India?
 A) Ajit Wadekar
 B) Bishen Singh Bedi
 C) Nawab Pataudi
 D) Vinoo Mankad
  
11 Who was the 1st president of BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India)?
 A) R.E. Grant Govan
 B) Dr. Maharajkumar Sir Vijaya Ananda
 C) Sikandar Hyat Khan
 D) Anthony S. D'Mello
  
12Who was the first captain of Indian Test team?
 A) Vijay Hazare
 B) C K Nayudu
 C) Lala Amarnath
 D) Vijay Merchant
  
13 Who is named as the Flying Sikh of India?
 A)Ajit Pal Singh
 B)Milkha Singh
 C)Joginder Singh
 D)Moninder Singh
  
14 Who is the first Indian to win the World-s Billiards Championship?
 A) Subhash Agarwal
 B) Geet Sethi
 C) Pankaj Advani
 D) Manan Chandra
  
15 Who Was the founder of All India Muslim League?
 A) Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
 B) Nawab Saleem Ullah Khan
 C) Liyaqat Ali Khan
 D) Mohammad Ali Jinnah
  
16Who has devloped indian ruppe symbol?
 A) Ashwini rai
 B)S.K. paul
 C) Umesh kumar
 D) D Uday kumar
  
17Who was the first all-India president of the Students Federation of India (SFI)?
 A) ONV Kurup
 B) C. Bhaskaran
 C) A A Rahim
 D) K V Sumesh
  
18Who has been named Unilever's first global (COO) chief operating officer?
 A)Deepak Parekh
 B)Zia Mody
 C)Nihal Kaviratne
 D)Harish Manwani
  
19He was an Indian economist and former chief of National Statistical Commission. He was also a member of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) from 2004 to 2008 and as its Chairman from 2008 to 2009. He passed away on 21 June 2011. Name him?
 A)K. K. Subrahmanian
 B)KN Raj
 C)Suresh Tendulkar
 D)Bellikoth Shenoy
  
20Who is known as the -Father of the Green Revolution in India?
 A)Zoltan Bay
 B) Toni Morrison
 C) Dr Norman Borlaug
 D) Robert Barany

 
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Answers:
1Ans) C. Rangarajan
2Ans) Dr. Vijay L. Kelkar
3Ans) E V Ramasamy
4Ans) Sunderlal Bahuguna
5Ans) M S Swaminathan
6Ans) Dr. M. Annadurai
7Ans) Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar
8Ans) Rabinder Nath Tagore
9Ans) V Kurien
10Ans) Ajit Wadekar
11Ans) R.E. Grant Govan
12Ans) C K Nayudu
13Ans) Milkha Singh
14Ans) Geet Sethi
15Ans) Nawab Saleem Ullah Khan
16Ans) D Uday kumar
17Ans) C. Bhaskaran
18Ans) Harish Manwani
19Ans) Suresh Tendulkar
20Ans) Dr Norman Borlaug