Monthly Archives: October 2009

Quiz 250: Indian Polity & Constitution for Civil Services Preliminary Examination

1. Who among the following can establish an Inter-State Council? [A] President[B] Supreme court[C] Prime minister[D] Parliament Show Answer Correct Answer: A [President] Notes:Inter State council is a constitutional body set up on the basis of provisions in Article 263 of the Constitution of India by a Presidential Orde 2. In which of the following situations ..

Quiz 249: Banking Awareness for Bank Examinations

1. In which year SIDBI was established? [A] 1975[B] 1990[C] 1998[D] 1999 Show Answer Correct Answer: B [1990] Notes:To promote, finance and for developing Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in India, the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) was set up on April 2, 1990 through an act of parliament. The headquarters of ..

Quiz 248: General Science for Civil Services Preliminary Examination

1. Which component in light causes suppression of melatonin produced by the pineal gland? [A] Red[B] Blue[C] Green[D] Indigo Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Blue] 2. The combination of a Red Glass Plate and a Blue Glass plate will transmit which of the following light? [A] Red light[B] Blue Light[C] Green Light[D] No Light Show ..

Quiz 247: GK for State Level Public Service Examinations

1. Which among the following is a galaxy ? [A] Sirius[B] Orion[C] Ursa Minor[D] Andromeda Show Answer Correct Answer: D [Andromeda] 2. India has started its first poverty alleviation project in which of the following countries? [A] Bangladesh[B] Bhutan[C] Myanmmar[D] China Show Answer Correct Answer: D [China] 3. What is the purpose of the appointment ..

Quiz 246: World Geography for Civil Services Preliminary Examination

1. An eye of a cyclone is a central circular region characterized by which of the following? [A] Towering thunderstorms[B] Light winds and clear skies[C] Most severe weather of a cyclone[D] Winds with Highest Velocity Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Light winds and clear skies] 2. Which among the following is the standard map projection ..

Quiz 245 : Money Business and Finance for Bank Examinations

1. In which year Negotiable Instruments act came into force? [A] 1880[B] 1882[C] 1883[D] 1885 Show Answer Correct Answer: B [1882] Notes:It was passed in 1881 and came into force from March 1, 1882 2. Which among the following is very similar to Hundi? [A] Promissory Note[B] Demand Draft[C] Bill of Exchange[D] Cheque Show Answer ..

Marketing Awareness : Quiz 5

1.Which among the following is the goal of ‘Effective Marketing’?(A)Boosting Sales(B)Boosting profits(C)Cost Control(D)Long lasting Customer Relationships(E)All of the above 2.Which among the following term is used when “supply exceeds demand”?(A)Seller’s Market(B)Buyer’s Market(C)Producer’s Market(D)Retail Market(E)Wholesale Market 3.Social marketing developed in which of the following?(A)1940’s(B)1950’s(C)1960’s(D)1970’s(E)2000 onwards 4.Which among the following is correct sentence?(A)Focus of marketing is ‘consumer’s ..

Quiz 244: General Socio-economic Awareness for Bank & Other Examinations

1. Which among the following is not correctly matched? [A] International Migrants Day – December 18[B] International Volunteer Day – December 5[C] International Day of Older Persons – October 1[D] All matched correctly Show Answer Correct Answer: D [All matched correctly] 2. Which among the following is not correctly matched? (largest Producer states ) [A] ..