GKToday Archives: September, 2009

Quiz 225: General Awareness for Civil Services Examination

1. Which of the following is a Gymnosperm? Cashew Chilgoza Pistachio None of the above 2. Artificial Kidney or blood dailyzer which is used in renal failure or Kidney disorders works on the principles of _________? Imbibition & Osmosis Plasmolysis & Osmosis Diffusion & osmosis Diffusion only 3. Section 28 A of the Representation of ..


Quiz 224: India’s Finance & Money Market Awareness

1. Which among the following was set up by RBI in 1988 jointly with public sector banks and all India Financial Institutions to develop the money market & provide liquidity to money market instruments as sequel to Vaghul Working Group recommendations? Discount And Finance House of India Ltd (DFHI) Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL) ..


Quiz 223: Indian History for State Level PSC Examinations

1. Who among the following assumed the title of ” Mahendraditya”? Chandra Gupta II Kumaragupta I Bhanugupta Samudragupta 2. Which among the following is Not true about C. Rajagopalachari? He served as Last Governor-General of India He served as the Premier of the Bombay Presidency He founded swatantra party All are correct 3. Indian National ..


Quiz 222: General Studies for UPSC Examinations

1. In which of the following diseases , nerve cells are affected? Tetanus Polio Whooping Cough Diphtheria 2. The cork cells are impervious to water. Which among the following is responsible to give this quality to Cork? Cellulose Cutin Suberin Glucose 3. Which among the following makes the Cornea Transplantation easy and used more widely ..


Print Version and Hints :Quiz 269

1.In which of the following fields Tyeb Mehta was known for ?(A)Science & Technology(B)Painting(C)Indian Classical Music(D)Architecture(E)JournalismAnswer..PaintingHints:Tyeb Mehta was a noted Indian painter who died in July 2009. He received Padmabhushan in 2007.His famous works are Kali and Celebration. Celebration’ was sold for a whopping Rs. 1.5 crores. In 2005, his picture ‘Kali’ was sold for ..