Monthly Archives: March 2010

Quiz 357: Business, Banking, Economy Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.On which of the following indices, India VIX is based upon?(A)BSE Sensex(B)CNX Nifty Junior(C)Nifty 50(D)NSE Index(E)None of them 2.In which year was established Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria commonly called “The Global Fund” or “GFATM”?(A)1999(B)2000(C)2001(D)2002(E)2003 3.To avoid a Prompt Coercive Action from the Reserve Bank of India, a bank should not fall […]

Quiz 356: Current Awareness & GK International : For All Examinations

1.In which country are located monolithic human figures carved from rock called Moai Statues , which are also counted under seven forgotten wonders of the mediaeval world?(A)Peru(B)Brazil(C)Argentina(D)Chile(E)Mexico 2.Recently a tiny island known as New Moore island disappeared in the sea after many years of its creation. This island was claimed by which of the following […]

Quiz 354: Macroeconomics: Questions on Some Basic Concepts description of the object with reference to which the tax applies is known as _______ ?(A)Direct Tax(B)Indirect Tax(C)Base of Tax(D)Elasticity of Tax(E)None of them 2.Which among the following is the correct definition of Real Burden of Tax(A)The reduction in the disposable income to the tax payers(B)Amount of tax being paid by the taxpayers to […]

Quiz 353: Miscellaneous for All Examinations

1.Which of the following African Country was formerly known as Nyasaland?(A)Tanzania(B)Malawi.(C)Mozambique(D)Botswana(E)None of them 2.Which of the following games were previously called ‘British Empire Games’ ?(A) East Asian Games(B)Southeast Asian Games(C)Olympic Games(D)Commonwealth Games(E)Paralympics Games 3.Which among the following mountains separate the Iberian Peninsula from the rest of continental Europe?(A)Carbet Mountains(B)Jura Mountains(C)Pyrenees(D)Mont Blanc Massif(E)Chartreuse Mountains 4.Which of […]

Quiz 352: Current Affairs Sports for All Examinations

1.On January 14, 2010, Mumbai has retained the title of Ranji Trophy with a 6 run victory over Karnataka. This is Mumbai’s ________victory in Ranji Trophy.(A)35th(B)36th(C)37th(D)38th(E)39th 2.Eighth edition of the Under 19 Cricket World Cup took place in New Zealand in January 2010. Australia won the tournament, beating Pakistan in the final by 25 runs. […]

Quiz 350: General Awareness for State Public Services Examinations

1.Which among the following is the capital of west Sikkim?(A)Gyalshing(B) Gangtok(C)Mangan(D)Namchi(E)Pelling 2.Which among the following is also called as ‘Fenny capital’ of Goa. ?(A)Bardez(B)Sattari(C)Ponda(D)Mapusa(E)Mormugao 3.Who among the following was the Premier of Madras Presidency at the time of India’s Independence?(A)P. S. Kumaraswamy Raja(B)O. P. Ramaswamy Reddiyar(C)Tanguturi Prakasam(D)Kala Venkata Rao(E)Kumarasami Kamaraj 4.Which among the following regional […]

Vocabulary Practice Quiz 21

Each of the following 10 words is followed by 5 options. You have to choose the option, which represents the nearest meaning of the word given in the question. Each word is linked to a dedicated page giving you the meaning, etymology, synonyms, antonyms and usage example. 1.Esoteric(A)broad(B)meaningful(C)Clever(D)arcane(E)champion 2.Foment(A)renounce(B)accept(C)instigate(D)subsume(E)consume 3.Ingrate(A)Brave(B)heavy(C)Ungrateful(D)Clever(E)Stunning 4.Nefarious(A)simple(B)sincere(C)wicked(D)creative(E)bold 5.Ossify(A)run(B)swing(C)sway(D)harden(E)vow 6.Paradigm(A)dream(B)revenge(C)fantasy(D)class(E)common 7.Pulchritude(A)concept(B)fame(C)beauty(D)style(E)color 8.Rescind(A)provoke(B)announce(C)renounce(D)annul(E)weaken […]

Quiz 349 : Bank PO Special Test Paper

1.In context with the 4 concepts of Money supply in India (i.e. M1, M2, M3 and M4) used by Reserve Bank of India, which among the following are the most relevant ?(A)M1 & M2(B)M2 & M4(C)M1 & M4(D)M1 & M3(E)M3 & M4 2.In the recent Union Budget 2010-11, how much amount has been allocated for […]