1. On the banks of which river is Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, situated ?
  2. Jataka Tales, written in Pali language, are the previous birth stories of which religious Guru ?
  3. Who wrote Bangladesh's national anthem 'Amar Shonar Bangla' ?
  4. Parvani, the peacock, is mount of which Hindu God ?
  5. Before Bhubaneswar, which city was the capital of Orissa ?
  6. Who was the first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award ?
  7. In which city are the headquarters of European Union (EU) located ?
  8. Which conquerer was born in Macedonia (Europe), died in Babylon (Asia) and buried in Alexandria (Africa) ?
  9. To produce artificial rains, which chemical is used for Cloud Seeding ?
  10. Binola village, the scheduled site of the Indian National Defence University (INDU), is in which state ?
Answers :  
  1. Gomti
  2. Gautam Buddha
  3. Rabindranath Tagore
  4. Kartikeya
  5. Cuttack
  6. Vishwanathan Anand
  7. Brussels
  8. Alexander the Great
  9. Silver Iodide
  10. Haryana