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Quiz 344 : Indian History

12345678910 1). In which year, the custom duties were completely waived for the trade for East India Company? 1711 1715 1717 1720 2). Whose concept was French East India Company? Louis XIV Louis XV Jean-Baptiste Colbert Hans Carl von Carlowitz 3). Who among the following is known to purchase Kashmir from the East India Company ..

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Mega Quiz March (First) Based Upon Current Affairs for Bank PO, Civil Services & all Other Examinations

1.Recently we read in the news papers that India and Saudi Arabia have signed ‘Riyadh Declaration’ with a resolve to raise their cooperation to strategic partnership covering security, economic, defense and political areas. This has been considered as a step ahead to Delhi Declaration signed between these two countries in which of the following years?(A)2004(B)2005(C)2006(D)2007(E)2008 ..

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Quiz 343 : Miscellaneous GK

12345678910 1). Parallax of one arc second is a unit of which of the following? Time Volume Length Speed 2). Niamey is the capital of which of the following African Countries? Niger Burkina Faso Chad Algeria 3). A famous palaentological hoax related to the finding of the remains of a previously unknown early human known ..

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Vocabulary Practice : Quiz 19

Each of the following 15 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.Gravitas(A)Gravity(B)Stupid (C)Hilarious(D)High seriousness(E)None of the above 2.Bountiful(A)Abundant(B)Insufficient(C)Stinking(D)Meager(E)None of the above 3.Quixotic(A)Romantic(B)Real (C)Big (D)Shallow(E)None of the above 4.Obsequious(A)Submissive(B)Servile(C)Nostalgic(D)Pensive(E)None of the above 5.Vehement (A)desperate (B)fierce ..

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Regarding Current Affairs Updates Backlog

The last Current Affairs update was published on this blog for February 21, 2010. So here is a backlog of three weeks. There is a need to review the notes which have been prepared from newspapers before we type and make them available to you.Since, some important exams are coming up very soon like MP ..