General Awareness : Miscellaneous
1- Germany was the first to introduce old age pensions.
2-Captain Flint buried the treasure on Treasure Island.
Treasure Island character-Captain Flint
3-On Mexico national flag is there an eagle and a snake.
4- The chemical symbol for tungsten is W.
5-Citius Altius Fortius is the motto of Olympic organisation.
6-From Greek -alpha beta language does the word alphabet come .
7-The robe was the first film made in cinemascope.
8-A bind is a group of Salmon type of fish .
9-Sax Rohmer author created Fu Manchu.
10-Saturn was the Roman god of agriculture.
11- Ikebana is flower arranging.
12-Goa used to be a colony of nation Portugal.
13-Agrippa poisoned her husband/uncle who was he ?- Claudius
14-Helen of Troy was the mother of Castor and Pollux.
15- The first false teeth were made from Ivory.
16-Hypermetropic people are what Long Sighted.
17-In Venice city was the first public opera house opened.
18-Scotopic people can see in the dark.
19- The name of the Paris stock exchange is Bourse.
20-In Japan maroon colour car is reserved for the royal family only.
21-Tokyo city has Kogoshima as its airport.
Kogoshima airport entrance
22-Baby whale is called as Calf .
Whales -Mother and Calf
23-With tongue organ does a snake hear.
24- The Mona Lisa is painted on wood.
25-Art theft is the second most common international crime.
26-Flamingo bird turns it head upside down to eat.
27-Alexander the Great rode a horse called Bucephalus.
28- William Addis invented Toothbrush in prison .
29-American Indians invented popcorn.
30-Australian football game is played on an oval with 18 player per team.