Thursday, March 31, 2016

KBC 8 Episode 8 Questions and Answers

KBC 8 – Episode 8 – August 28

Que:Which of these events or terrestrial bodies normally cannot be seen more than twice in one’s lifetime?
 a. meteor shower 

 b. waxing moon 
 c. Haley’s comet 
 d. sighting of Ursa Major

Que: So far, which of these states or union territories has been ruled by least number of chief ministers?
 a. Chattisgarh 

 b. Uttarakhand 
 c. Jharkhand 
 d. Puduchery
Ans. Chattisgarh

Que: Pullipuram fort, considered to be one of the oldest surviving European monuments in India, built by which colonial power?
 a. Dutch 

 b. French 
 c. Portuguese 
 d. British
Ans. Portuguese

Que: Sir Edmund Hillary served as which county’s high commissioner to India, Bangladesh and Nepal?
 a. United Kingdom 

 b. Australia 
 c. Canada 
 d. New Zealand
Ans. New Zealand

Que: According to the 2011 census which of these states enjoys a literacy rate of over 90%?
 a. Punjab 

 b. Mizoram 
 c. Tripura 
 d. Gujarat
Ans. Mizoram

(Fastest Finger First )
Que: Starting with the earliest, arrange these women oriented movies in order of their release
 a. Queen b. The Dirty Picture c. Fashion d. Mother India

Que: Which of these is generally eaten with spiced water?
 a. Bhel puri 

 b. Raj Kachori 
 c. Gol Guppa 
 d. Sev puri
Ans. Gol Guppa

Que: What was the real identity of Krissh, the lead character of a series of Hindi super hero films?
 a. Krishna 

 b. Kartik 
 c. Kripa 
 d. Kesav
Ans. Krishna

Saturday, March 19, 2016

KBC 8 Episode 5 Questions and Answers

Fastest Fingure First Question:
Que: starting with the easternmost,arrange these women chief ministers according to their respective states in clockwise direction.
a. Vasundhara Raje 

b. Anandiben Patel 
c. J Jaylalithaa 
d. Mamata Banerjee

Que: In Hindu marriages what do bridal couples exchange at mandaps?
a. mobile numbers 

b. jalebis 
c. visiting cards 
d. garlands
Ans. garlands

Que: Which of these is measured with the help of a glucometer?
a. heartbeat 

b. blood pressure 
c. blood sugar 
d. vision
Ans. blood sugar

Que: Identify the language of the song played in the audio clip
a. Gujarati 

b. Marathi 
c. Marwari 
d. Punjabi
Ans. Marathi

Que: With which of these states does Telengana not share its border?
a. Tamil Nadu 

b. Karnataka 
c. Chattisgarh 
d. Maharashtra
Ans. Tamil Nadu

Que: How many watts equal a megawatt?
a. One hundred 

b. One thousand 
c. Ten thousand 
d. One lakh
Ans. One lakh

Que: Before 2014,when was the last time in India that a single party majority was formed at the centre?
a. 1991 

b. 1990 
c. 1984 
d. 1999
Ans. 1984

Que: Who holds the record for scoring the fastest half century in IPL?
a. Corey Anderson 

b. Yusuf Pathan 
c. Robin Uthappa 
d. Glen Maxwell
Ans. Yusuf Pathan

Que:What discovery in 1823 is credited to the British official Robert Bruce?
a. oil 

b. tea 
c. Murga silk 
d. jute
Ans. tea

Fastest Fingure First Question:
Que: Arrange these films in increasing order of the numbers mentioned in their titles.
a. Sholay 3D b. Ek Villain c. 2states d. Dedh Ishqiya

Que: What would you be using in India if you needed an STD code?
a. ATM 

b. photo copier 
c. computer 
d. telephone
Ans. Telephone

Que: Identify the film from this audio clip
a. om shanti om 

b. main hu na 
c. Chennai express 
d. Ra one
Ans. Chennai express

Que: Which of these numbers is only divisible by 1 and itself?
a. 12 

b. 13 
c. 14 
d. 15
Ans. 13

Que: Which of these is not a Dravidian language?
a. Tamil 

b. Karnataka 
c. Malyalam 
d. Assamese
Ans. Assamese

Que: Which Parliamentarian is the author of 1001 animal quiz, Fish Quiz, Bird quiz and Insect Quiz?
a. Harshimrat Kaur Badal 

b. Maneka Gandhi 
c. Najma Heptulla 
d. Supriya Sule
Ans. Maneka Gandhi

Que: In 2014,on which ground did India win a test match after 28 years?
a. The oval 

b. MCG 
c. Lord’s 
d. Bristol
Ans. Lord’s

Que: Which of these animals is the largest member of the dog family?
a. jackal 

b. Hyena 
c. Wolf 
d. Fox
Ans. Wolf

Thursday, March 17, 2016

KBC 8 Episode 4 Questions And Answers

Que: In a circle, which of these is half of the diameter?
a. area 

b. centre 
c. circumference 
d. radius
Ans. radius

Que: Identify the politician from the audio clip.
a. Rajnath Singh 

b. Harsh Vardhan 
c. Amit Shah 
d. Nitin Gadkari
Ans. Rajnath Singh

Que: About whom did the poet write,” Lakshmi thi yaa Durga thi woh swayam veerta ki avatar, dekh marathe pulkit hote uski talwaaroke ke waar?”
a. Rani Durgavati 

b. Jhansi ki rani 
c. Rani Ahilyabai Holkar 
d. Rani Padmavati
Ans. Jhansi ki rani

Que: Where was Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade posted when she was arrested in a visa case in 2013?
a. England 

b. Switzerland 
c. USA 
d. Russia
Ans. USA

Que: Which of these gases is named for it’s color?
a. helium 

b. methane 
c. oxygen 
d. chlorine
Ans. chlorine

Que: Which queen did Draupadi,the wife of five pandavas, serve in the guise of Sairandhri for one year?
a. Sanjana 

b. Satyavati 
c. Satyabhama 
d. Sudeshna
Ans. Sudeshna

Que: Which newspaper once kept its editorial cloumn blank as a mark of protest against the emergency of 1975?
a. Hindustan Times 

b. The Indian Express 
c. The Hindu 
d. The Times of India
Ans. The Indian Express

Que: Which aspect about a person is known by the words ‘natkhat’ and ‘manmauji’?
a. height 

b. skin colour 
c. nature 
d. marital status
Ans. nature

Que: Which demon is shown alongside goddess Durga in puja pandals during the traditional Durga Puja celebrations?
a. Bakasura 

b. Vanasura 
c. Bhasmasura 
d. Mahisashura
Ans. Mahisashura

Que: In which of these sports are the terms reverse swing and reverse sweep used?
a. Football 

b. Cricket 
c. Badminton 
d. tennis
Ans. Cricket

Que: Who are the two male actors in this song?
a. Arjun Kapoor, Ranveer Singh 

b. Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh 
c. Imran Khan, Aditya Roy Kapoor 
d. Varun Dhawan, Siddharth Malhotra
Ans. Arjun Kapoor, Ranveer Singh

Que: Which dance form is believed to have been inspired from Gotipua Nritya?
a. Manipuri 

b. Kuchipudi 
c. Odissi 
d. Kathakali
Ans. Odissi

Que: Who became the chief minister of Bihar in 2014?
a. Nitish Kumar 

b. Vijay Kumar Chaudhary 
c. Narendra Narayan Yadav 
d. Jeetan Ram Majhi
Ans. Jeetan Ram Majhi

Que: Which of these temples is located in Kathmandu,the capital of Nepal?
a. Kamakhya temple 

b. Pashupatinath temple 
c. Viswanath temple 
d. Baba Baidyanath temple
Ans. Pashupatinath temple

Que Who was the first deaf-blind person to receive a bachelor of arts degree?
a. Alice Betteridge 

b. Helen Keller 
c. Laura Bridgman 
d. Sanzan Tani
Ans. Helen Keller

Que: Which of these tiger reserves in India is adjacent to Chitwan National park in Nepal?
a. Dudhwa 

b. Corbett 
c. Valmiki 
d. Buxa
Ans. Valmiki

Que: Which celebrated Italian film maker on a visit to India fell in love with a Bengali lady, Sonali Dasgupta?
a. Sergio Leone 

b. Federico Fellini 
c. Roberto Rossellini 
d. Luchino Visconti
Ans. Roberto Rossellini

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

KBC 8 episode 3 Question and answers

Que: Effective on may 2014,the European union imposed a temporary ban on the import of which of these fruits from India?
a. banana 

b. litchi 
c. mango 
d. pineapple
Ans. mango

Que: Where did Homi Jehangir Bhaba,the principal architect of India’s nuclear program, die in a plane crash?
a. Mont Blanc 

b. Monte Rosa 
c. Mount Ararat 
d. Mount Elbrus
Ans. Mont Blanc

Que: whose autobiography is titled ‘Man of Everest’ also published as ‘Tiger of the snows’?
a. Sir Edmund Hillary 

b. George Mallory 
c. Major H P S Aluhwalia 
d. Tenzing Norgay
Ans. Tenzing Norgay

Fastest Finger First Question 
Que Starting from the top, arrange these in order in which they appear on Lord Shiva’s body.
a. Third eye 

b. The moon 
c. Kundal 
d. Tiger skin

Que: What is gulab jamun a type of?
a. A flower 

b. A fruit 
c. A tree 
d. A sweet
Ans. A sweet

Que: In the film 2 states, a Punjabi boy falls in love with a ___ girl
a. Bengali 

b. Marathi 
c. Tamil 
d. Malayali
Ans. Tamil

Que: What is the minimum number of coins of current denomination that will add up to make 8 Indian rupees?
a. two 

b. three 
c. four 
d. five
Ans. three

Que: Which of these sports has 22 players playing on the field at the same time?
a. cricket 

b. hockey 
c. rugby 
d. badminton
Ans. hockey

Que: Who is singing the lines of this very popular song?
a. Alia Bhatt 

b. Kareena Kapoor 
c. Shruti Haasan 
d. Shraddha Kapoor
Ans. Shraddha Kapoor

Que: Which of these countries is larger than India in territorial space?
a. Australia 

b. Argentina 
c. Kazakhstan 
d. Iran
Ans. Australia

Que: Who recently became the first woman director in the board of Reliance Industries?
a. Kokilaben Ambani 

b. Deepti Salgaonkar 
c. Nitu Ambani 
d. Nina Kothari
Ans. Nitu Ambani

Que: Which of these battles didn’t involve the Mughal army?
a. Battle of Buxar 

b. Battle of Haldighati 
c. Second battle of Panipath 
d. Third battle of Panipath
Ans. Third battle of Panipath

Fastest Finger First Question
Que: Starting with the smallest, arrange these sports according to the size of their field of play.
a. hockey 

b. table tennis 
c. basketball 
d. golf

Que: In a 2014 film, Vidya Balan’s character Bilkis Ahmed is also known by what other name?
a. Babli Badmash 

b. Bobby Jasoos 
c. Bebo Badmash 
d. Baby Doll
Ans. Bobby Jasoos

Que: Which of these is a popular crisp snack prepared with besan and spices?
a. Junagadhi Khandvi 

b. Kalkattia Sondesh 
c. bikaneri bhujia d. veg kolhapuri
Ans. bikaneri bhujia

Sunday, March 13, 2016

KBC 8 Episode 2 Question and Answers

Que: On which festival is this song performed in the film?
    a. Diwali 

    b. Janmashtami 
    c. Ganesh Chaturthi 
    d. Holi
Ans. Holi

Que: Which of these spices is the smallest in size?
    a. Jeera 

    b. Saunf 
    c. Ajwain 
    d. Methi Seeds
Ans. Ajwain

Que: If Jwala Gutta and Ashwini compete as partners,in which sport are they participating?
   a. Tennis 

   b. Badminton 
   c. Squash 
   d. Table Tennis
Ans. Badminton

Que: Which battle in 1757 marked the beginning of British occupation in India?
    a. Buxar 

    b. Cuddalore 
    c. Plassey 
    d. Assaye
Ans. Plassey

Que: What kind of creature was Bakasur, whom Kansa sent to kill Sri Krishna in his childhood?
    a. Bird 

    b. Snake 
    c. Lizard 
    d. Deer
Ans. Bird

Que: Which is the second most spoken language of Nepal?
    a. Bajjika 

    b. magahi 
    c. Bhojpuri 
    d. Maithili
Ans. Maithili

Que: Who are the only married couple elected to the 16th Lok Sabha?
    a. Sukhbir Singh-Harshimrat Kaur Badal 

    b. Pappu Yadav-Ranjeet Ranjan 
    c. Prakash-Brinda Karat 
    d. Priya Ranjan-Deepa Dasmunshi
Ans. Pappu Yadav-Ranjeet Ranjan

( Fastest Finger First )
Que: Arrange these film stars in order of their debut as a hero in Hindi films.
    a. Ranveer Singh 

    b. Siddharth Malhotra 
    c. Tiger Shroff 
    d. Farhaan Akhtar

Que: Which of these stages is one of the four stages of human life in ancient Indian tradition?
    a. Dronacharya 

    b. Vasudevacharya 
    c. Kripacharya 
    d. Bramhacharya
Ans. Bramhacharya

Que:In which of these two sports is the term ‘free hit’ used?
    a. football, squash 

    b. badminton, tennis 
    c. hockey, cricket 
    d. boxing, wrestling
Ans. hockey, cricket

Que: Which of these medical conditions is most likely to cause dehydration?
    a. Malaria 

    b. Tetanus 
    c. Beriberi 
    d. Diarrhoea
Ans. Diarrhoea

Que:Identify the song from the audio clip
    a. Tere Naina 

    b. Naino me sapna 
    c. Naina Dagabaaz re 
    d. Tere mast mast do nain
Ans. Naino me sapna

Que: Who is the only MP in the current Lok Sabha who is also an Olympic medalist?
    a. Abhinav Bindra 

    b. Karnam Maleshwari 
    c. Rajyavardan Singh Rathore 
    d. Gagan Narang
Ans. Rajyavardan Singh Rathore

Que: In which state is the Larji Hydroelectric Power Project located?
    a. Uttarakhand 

    b. Himachal Pradesh 
    c. Sikkim 
    d. Jammu and Kashmir
Ans. Himachal Pradesh

Que: During which of these legendary events did Lord Vishnu take the form of Kurma?
    a. Hiranyakashipu Sanhar 

    b. Kaliya Naag Mardan 
    c. Samudra Manthan 
    d. Kurukshetra Yudh
Ans. Samudra Manthan

Friday, March 11, 2016

KBC 8 Episode 1 Questions and Answers

Que. Which of the following corresponds to ‘ek bataa do’?
a. Sawa         
b. Pura 
c. Adha 
d. Pauna
Ans. Adha

Que. Which of the following gods is also known as ‘Gauri Nandan’?
a. Agni 
b. Ganesha 
c. Indra 
d. Hanuman
Ans. Ganesha

Que. In the game of ludo the discs or tokens are of how many colours?
a. Three 
b. Two 
c. One 
d. Four
Ans. Four

Que. Which leader’s voice is this?
a. Sushma Swaraj 
b. Smriti Irani 
c. Sheela Dikshit 
d. Menaka Gandhi
Ans. Sushma Swaraj

Que. Which of these are names of national parks located in Madhya Pradesh?
a. Krishna and Kanhaiya 
b. Ghanshyam and Murari 
c. Kanha and Madhav 
d. Girdhar and Gopal
Ans. Kanha and Madhav

Que. Where was the BRICS summit held in 2014?
a. Brazil 
b. India 
c. Russia 
d. China
Ans. Brazil

Que. Who wrote the introduction to the English translation of Rabindranath Tagore’s Gitanjali?
a. P.B. Shelley 
b. T.S. Elliot 
c. W.B. Yeats 
d. Alfred Tennyson
Ans. W.B. Yeats

Que.Which of these leaders was a recipient of a gallantry award in 1987 by a state government for saving two girls from drowning?
a. Mamata Banerjee 
b. Anandiben Patel 
c. Vasundhara Raje Scindia 
d. Uma Bharti
Ans. Anandiben Patel

Que. The wife of which of these famous sportspersons was once captain of Indian volleyball team?
a. K.D.Jadav 
b. Milkha Singh 
c. Dhyan Chand 
d. Prakash Padukone
Ans. Milkha Singh

(Fastest Finger First Question)
Starting with the earliest, arrange the following events in Narendra Modi’s life in chronological order.
a. CM of Gujarat 
b. Took oath as PM 
c. Joined BJP 
d. Became RSS Pracharak

Que. Which of these terms can only be used for women?
a. Dirghaayu 
b. Chiranjeevi 
c. Suhagan 
d. Sushil
Ans. Suhagan

Que. Which of these sports requires you to shout out a word loudly during play?
a. Chess 
b. Ludo 
c. Playing cards 
d. Kho-kho
Ans. Kho-kho

KBC Season 8 Questions and Answers – 2014

          Episode 1                      Episode 2                      Episode 3                      Episode 4
          Episode 5                      Episode 6                      Episode 7                      Episode 8

          Episode 8                      Episode 9                      Episode 10                    Episode 11

          Episode 12                    Episode 13                    Episode 14                    Episode 15

          Episode 16                    Episode 17                    Episode 18                    Episode 19

          Episode 20                    Episode 21                    Episode 22                    Episode 23

          Episode 24                    Episode 25                    Episode 26                    Episode 27

          Episode 28                    Episode 29                    Episode 30                    Episode 31

          Episode 32                    Episode 33                    Episode 34                    Episode 35

          Episode 36                    Episode 37                    Episode 38                    Episode 39

          Episode 40                    Episode 41                    Episode 42                    Episode 43

          Episode 44                    Episode 45                    Episode 46                    Episode 47

          Episode 48 - Final Episode