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Quiz on Gandhi Jayanti

Q: When is Gandhi Jayanti Celebrated? A: 2nd October Trivia: Gandhi Jayanti is celebrated on the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Q: Which year did Mahatma Gandhi born? A: 1869 Q: In which city did Mahatma Gandhi born? A: Porbandar Q: 2nd October or Gandhi Jayanti is also celebrated worldwide as? A: International Day of Non-Violence. Q: Who wrote the famous article "My Sorrow, My Shame"? A: Mahatma Gandhi Q: What was the name of Mahatma Gandhi's wife? A: Kasturba Gandhi Q: In which year did Mahatma Gandhi first returned to India from South Africa? A: 1915 Q: Who had introduced Martin Luther King Jr. to Mahatma Gandhi? A: African-American civil rights activist Bayanard Rustin Q: Who wrote the famous article "My trip to the land of Gandhi"? A: Martin Luther King Jr. wrote in his account, ‘My trip to the land of Gandhi’ in July 1959. Describing what he saw as the impact of nonviolence in India, he wrote, “I left India more convinced than nonviolent resistance

Which cricket team won Asia Cup 2018?

Q: Which cricket team won Asia cup 2018? A: India won by 3 wickets against Bangladesh. Trivia: The 2018 Asia Cup (also known as Unimoni Asia Cup) was a One-Day International (ODI) cricket tournament that was held in the United Arab Emirates in September 2018. It was the 14th edition of the Asia Cup and the third time the tournament was played in the United Arab Emirates, after the 1984 and 1995 tournaments. India were the defending champions, and retained their title, after beating Bangladesh by three wickets in the final.

Who had constructed the famous Alai Darwaza in the Qutub Minar Complex?

Q: Who had constructed the famous Alai Darwaza in the Qutub Minar Complex? A: Allaudin Khilji the Sultan of Delhi in 1311 AD. Trivia: The Alai Darwaza is the main gate from the southern side of the Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque in the Qutub Minar complex. Built by Allaudin Khilji the Sultan of Delhi in 1311 AD, the Alai Darwaza has a domed entrance which is constructed using red sandstone and is adorned with white marble.

Who had constructed the Atala Masjid in Jaunpur?

Q: Who had constructed the Atala Masjid in Jaunpur? A: Sultan Ibrahim in the year 1408. Trivia: The Jaunpur Atala Masjid was built by Sultan Ibrahim (1402–1436), Sharqi Sultan of Jaunpur on foundations laid during the reign of Tughluq Sultan Firuz Shah III (1351–1388). Construction started in 1377 and was completed in 1408.

Who was chosen as the official Player of the Tournament in FIFA World cup 2018?

Q: Who was chosen as the official Player of the Tournament in FIFA World cup 2018? A: Croatia's Luka Modric was named the official Player of the Tournament. Trivia: Belgium's Thibaut Courtois won the Golden Glove for the best goalkeeper in Russia, while Harry Kane lifted Golden Boot after scoring six goals for England.

Which is the hottest planet in the solar system?

Q: Which is the hottest planet in the solar system? A: Venus Trivia: Venus is the second planet from the sun and has a temperature that is maintained at 462 degrees Celsius. It is the hottest planet in the solar system. Mercury being the closest is not the hottest planet, because it doesn't have any atmosphere which holds and trap heat.

Tryst with Destiny

Q: What was the speech delivered by Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of independent India, to the Indian Constituent Assembly in The Parliament, on the eve of India's Independence, towards midnight on 14 August 1947. A: "Tryst with Destiny"

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