GKToday Archives: February, 2010

Quiz 337: Indian Constitution for Civil Services, State Civil Services & Judiciary Examinations

12345678910 1). Article 13 of Indian constitution uses the words “to the extent of such inconsistency be void.” Under which doctrine this can be placed? Doctrine of Eclipse Doctrine of Waiver Doctrine of Severability Doctrine of Lapse 2). Under which of the following articles rule of law embodied under Article 14 of Indian constitution can be amended? Article 354 ..


Quiz 336: Miscellaneous General Knowledge

12345678910 1). In which part of the human body “Pleura” is found? Lungs Brain Liver Heart 2). Hodophobia is a fear associated with which of the following? Sleeping Walking Traveling Running 3). In which profession a qualification FRCS is awarded in many parts of the world? Doctors Architectures Engineers Chemists 4). Which among the following ..


Quiz 335 : General Science for all Examinations

12345678910 1). British Scientist JJ Thomson was awarded Nobel prize in Physics in 1906 for discovery of which of the following particle? Electron Proton Neutron Radio activity 2). Who among the following is known to manufacture first Cyclotron? Ernest Lawrence Niels Bohr Rutherford Max Born 3). Which among the following correctly defines Hypoglycemia ? Lower ..


Quiz 334: Finance, Business & Economy For Banking Examinations

12345678 1). The beginning of the micro finance movement in India could be traced to the self-help group (SHGs) – bank linkage programme (SBLP) started as a pilot project by National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development (NABARD). In which year this pilot project had started? 1990 1991 1992 1999 2). The idea of Regional ..


Vocabulary Practice: Quiz 18

Each of the following 10 items consists of a word in Bold letters, followed by five words. Select the word that is most similar in meaning to the word in Bold letters. 1.Incorrigible(A)Redeemable(B)Improvable(C)Correctable (D)Amendable(E)Unreformable 2.Foster(A)Promote(B)Condemn(C)Discourage(D)Ignore(E)Neglect 3.Augmentation(A)Great(B)Accession(C)Decrease(D)Segregation(E)none of the above 4.Expedite(A)Delay(B)Break off(C)Accelerate(D)Stop(E)Conclude 5.Recapitulate(A)Epitomize(B)Take back(C)Scatter(D)Disassemble(E)Disperse 6.Proffer(A)Suggest(B)Discourage(C)Take back(D)Dissuade(E)soft 7.Relinquish(A)Abandon(B)Hold(C)Take(D)Assert(E)Assume 8.Pretense(A)Falsehood(B)Honesty(C)Stunt(D)Posture(E)Attitude 9.Onus(A)Burden(B)Aid(C)Benefit(D)Blessing(E)Help 10.Speck(A)Lot(B)Droplet(C)Pea(D)Tiny Bit(E)None of the above 11.Debase(A)Abase(B)Degrade(C)Impair(D)Improve(E)Clear 12.Aggrandize(A)Accliam(B)Lower(C)Spurn(D)Falsify(E)None ..