Science & Technology MCQs - General Knowledge Questions and Answers | Page-5

41 Which among the following was the first satellite launched by Indian Space Research Organisation?
A Aryabhatta
B Bhaskar
C Rohini

Answer: Option [A]
42 Which of the following is a stealth aircraft virtually undetectable even by radar?
A B-2 Spirit
B B1-B Lancer
C FA-18 Homets
D B-52 Stratofortrees

Answer: Option [D]
43 The premier national centre for research in space and allied sciences named the Physical Research Laboratory, is situated at
A Pune
B Bangalore
C Ahmedabad
D Dehradun

Answer: Option [C]
44 The first person to enter into space was
A Alan Shepard
B Yuri Gagarin
C Edward H. White
D Valentina Tereshkova

Answer: Option [B]
45 What is the range of Agni III, the long range ballistic missile, test-fired by India?
A 2000 Km
B 2500 Km
C 3000 Km
D 3500 Km

Answer: Option [D]
46 The period of revolution of a geostationary satellite is
A 24 hours
B 30 days
C 365 days
D Changing continuously

Answer: Option [A]
47 The Name of India’s research station at the North pole is
A Maitri
B Himadri
C Dakshin Gangotri
D None of these

Answer: Option [B]
48 With which among the following fields is the name of S. Chandrasekhar associated?
A Fluid Mechanics
B Cosmology
C Chemistry
D Astrophysics

Answer: Option [D]
49 A geostationary satellite revolves round the earth from
A East to West
B West to East
C North to South
D South to North

Answer: Option [B]
50 Indian and Russian scientists successfully test- fired a supersonic cruise missile named
B Brahmos
C GSAT – 1

Answer: Option [B]
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