Monthly Archives: July 2009

Quiz 165: GK for SSC-CGL Examinations

1. Faujdar and Amalguzar were the chief officials of the ‘Sarkars’ (administrative divisions) in Mughal Period. Amalguzar was related to which of the following operations? [A] Law & Order[B] Revenue[C] Defence[D] Audit and Accounts Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Revenue] 2. Nadir Shah ,the ruler of Persia who looted India’s Koh-i-Noor diamond and Peacock Throne, ..

Quiz 164: General Studies for Civil Services Examinations

1. ‘Saptanga’ Theory which deals with the 7 limbs (sapta anga) of ancient political structure was propounded by ? [A] Manu[B] Kautily[C] Panini[D] Bhaskara Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Kautily] Notes:Saptanga theory of state was given by Kautilya in Arthashashtra. The seven limbs are King, Amatya (Bureaucrats) , Janapada (territory), Durga (Fort), Kosa (Treasure), Danda ..

Quiz 163: Questions for Banking Examinations

1. Exim Bank was established in the year: [A] 1980[B] 1982[C] 1991[D] 1992 Show Answer Correct Answer: B [1982] 2. Which of the following is correct about a rupee coin in India? [A] Its face value is higher than its metallic value[B] Its metallic value is higher than its face value[C] the metallic value and ..

Quiz 162 : World Geography

1. The Chota Nagpur Plateau covers much of Jharkhand. Which are the other states covered at some extent by this plateau? [A] Orissa & West Bengal[B] Orissa, West Bengal & Bihar[C] Orissa, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh[D] Madhya Pradesh & Orissa Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Orissa, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh] 2. Darya-i-Noor is ..

Quiz 161: Indian History for Civil Services Exams

1. Who among the following English officer was related to First Anglo-Mysore war? [A] Colonel Smith[B] Warren Hastings[C] Lord Wellesly[D] Jhon simon Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Colonel Smith] 2. Treaty of Seringapatnam was signed after which of the Anglo-Mysore wars? [A] 1st[B] 2nd[C] 3rd[D] 4th Show Answer Correct Answer: C [3rd] 3. Pindari War ..

Quiz 160: General Knowledge for SSC-CGL Examinations

1. Who among the following was the first president of Constituent Assembly of India? [A] Dr. Sachchidananda Sinha[B] Dr. Rajendra Prasad[C] Professor Harendra Coomar Mookerjee[D] Dr. B R Ambedkar Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Dr. Sachchidananda Sinha] Notes:Dr. Sachchidananda Sinha was the first president (temporary chairman) of the Constituent Assembly when it met on December ..

Indian Economy : Fast Quiz

Print Version given at the end of this Fast Quiz 1.When was Varsha Bima introduced? 2.For which kind of fertilizers India is totally dependent on Imports? 3.Through which Bank Rural Knowledge Centers are being established? 4.In which state Rural Business Hub scheme was launched ? 5.Which act makes a different category for Medium Enterprises ? ..

Quiz 159: Indian Polity & Constitution (For Civil Services Exam)

1. Which among the following are included in nagar panchayat? [A] Notified Area Committee only[B] Town Area Committee only[C] Both Notified Area Committee & Town Area Committee[D] None of the above Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Both Notified Area Committee & Town Area Committee] 2. Which of the following states in India established Panchayati Raj ..