Static GK Quiz : Discoveries & Inventions - Set 1

  • 1. Who invented Optical Fibre?
A.) Samuel Cohen
B.) Narinder Kapany
C.) T. H. Maimah
D.) Percy L. Spencer

Answer: Option 'B'

Narinder Kapany

  • 2. Who was associated with the creation of Pentium chip?
A.) Vinod Dham
B.) Sabeer Bhatia
C.) Kanwal Rekhi
D.) Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Answer: Option 'A'

Vinod Dham

  • 3. Who produced the first automobile?
A.) Gottlieb Daimler
B.) Henry Ford
C.) Karl Benz
D.) Nikolaus Otto

Answer: Option 'C'

Karl Benz

  • 4. Who invented the polio vaccine (oral)?
A.) Maurice Hilleman
B.) Jonas Salk
C.) Albert Sabin
D.) Edward Jenner

Answer: Option 'C'

Albert Sabin

  • 5. Which company invented the transistor radio?
A.) Grundig
B.) Telstra
C.) Sony
D.) Panasonic

Answer: Option 'C'

Sony