Celebrating India's 72nd Independence Day - Special Quiz

By Srijan 15 August, 2018
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On this special day let's remember Our Heroes, who contributed to the development of science and technology.

All questions have four options. Only one answer is correct for all questions. If you click on the correct answer it will get highlighted in green and for the incorrect answer, it will get highlighted in red. If the first attempt is not correct, you can click on other options to discover the correct answer(as mentioned earlier, the correct answer will get highlighted in green).

Independence Day Quiz


1. Who was the first Indian to receive a Nobel Prize in the sciences ?

  • Amartya Sen
  • CV Raman
  • Kailash Satyarthi
  • Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

2. Which was India's First Super Computer (launched in 1991)?

  • Pratyush
  • Mihir
  • PARAM 8000
  • Aaditya

3. Engineer's Day is celebrated in India on 15th September in the honor of __________.

  • Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya
  • S Chandrashekhar
  • Homi J. Bhabha
  • Srinivasa Ramanujan

4. Who is known as "The father of fiber optics" ?

  • Narinder Singh Kapany
  • Homi J. Bhabha
  • Vikram Sarabhai
  • Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

5. "The Man Who Knew Infinity" movie is about which Indian Mathematician ?

  • Aryabhata
  • Brahmagupta
  • Srinivasa Ramanujan
  • CV Raman

6.Who is Facebook’s first female engineer ?

  • Dhivya Suryadevara
  • Ruchi Sanghvi
  • Indra Nooyi
  • Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

7. Who is the current chair person of Microsoft ?

  • Sunder Pichai
  • Satya Nadella
  • Azim Premji
  • Ratan Tata

8. Who is called "The Missile Man of India" ?

  • Ratan Tata
  • Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
  • Vikram Sarabhai
  • None of the above.

9. Who is considered as "The Father of India's Space Programme" ?

  • Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya
  • Vikram Sarabhai
  • Ratan Tata
  • Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

10. Who is considered as "The father of India's Nuclear Program" ?

  • CV Raman
  • Homi J. Bhabha
  • Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
  • Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya

11. Who designed The Indian Flag ?

  • Pingali Venkayya
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Jawahar Lal Nehru
  • Dr. Rajendra Prasad

12. How many spokes are present in Ashoka Chakra of The Indian National Flag ?

  • 12
  • 32
  • 24
  • 36

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Happy Independence Day, 2018!!!

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