Monthly Archives: May 2010

Quiz 391: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.In which of the following war , the Agent Orange was used in by the US Miliatry?(A)Vietnam War(B)Kosovo War(C)Bosnian War(D)Korean war(E)Iraq War 2.Lin Dan also nicknamed as Super Dan is the only male player in badminton history to have won three consecutive titles at the BWF World Championships. He belongs to which of the following […]

Current Affairs May 2010 (Mega Quiz First) for All Examinations

1.Country code top-level domain or ccTLD is an Internet top-level domain generally used or reserved for a country. Recently which of the following countries became the first countries to have non-Latin ccTLD?(A)India, China, Thailand(B)Japan, China, Russia(C)Egypt, Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates(D)China, Saudi Arabia, UAE(E)None of them 2.What is the new deadline given to auto […]

Quiz 390: General Knowledge for State Public Sevices and Other Examinations

1.Which among the following are the oldest surviving rock-cut caves in India ?(A)Bagh Caves(B)Ellora Caves(C)Uday Giri Caves(D)Barabar Caves(E)Gupteswar Caves 2.Who among the following was not among the 9 gems (Navratna) of the Vikramaditya’s court ?(A)Vetalbhatt(B)Amar Simha(C)Kaalidasa(D)Varahamihira(E)Aryabhatta 3.Bring out the Incorrect statement:(A)Guru Arjun Dev was put to death by Jahangir(B)Aryabhatta was a contemporary of Chandra Gupta-II(C)Asanga […]

Quiz 389: Banking Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.From the given options A to E , please find out the one which is not an objective of a central Bank of a country?(A)The central Bank of a country aims at profit(B)The central bank is given powers to control and regulate the working of the commercial banks(C)Central Bank generally is a organ of the […]

Current Affairs for Banking and Public Service Exams : Mega Quiz April 2010 (Second)

1.Which among the following is correct in context with ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank?(A)Indian Banks(B)Foreign Banks(C)Foreign Controlled Indian Banks(D)Indian Controlled Foreign Banks(E)Foreign Banks owned by Indians 2.Which of the following international agency / body conducted a limited gold sales programme recently?(A)World Gold Council(B)International Monetary Fund(C)World Bank(D)Asian Development Bank(E)International Development Association 3.Recently Deep Water Horizon was […]

Analysis of UPSC Civil Services 2010 (GS Paper) : Part -II

The million-dollar question is what would be cut off for GS paper. In my view the candidates who could attempt 70-80 questions with about 62-65 correct answers or could attempt 80-90 questions with 70-73 correct answers should be able to sail through and should start concentrating on Mains Preparation. Those who are confident about their […]

Quiz 388: General Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1.For which of the following purposes Automated Finger Print Identification Systems (AFIS) has been introduced in 22 states of India recently?(A)Assist in UDI Project(B)Assist in biometric ration cards(C)Identification of criminals(D)Both A & B(E)None of the above 2.Which of the following states in India is hiring Vikas Mitras (VMs) to function as facilitator for implementation of […]

Analysis of UPSC Civil Services 2010 (GS Paper) : Part -1

UPSC is always unpredictable. It has once again dumped all the textbooks / coaching notes and and relied on awareness & analytical skills of the candidates rather than sticking to rote learning and memory based learning systems. The exam which you appeared on May 23, 2010 gives an indirect indication –how the CSAT 2011 is […]

Quiz 387: Special Test Paper on Current General Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1.Which among the following is a correct definition of Hematocrit?(A)proportion of blood volume that is occupied by red blood cells.(B)proportion of blood volume that is occupied by white blood cells.(C)proportion of blood volume that is occupied by Leucocytes and Thromobocytes(D)proportion of blood volume that is occupied by plasma(E)None of them 2.Which among the following categories […]

Quiz 386: General Knowledge Miscellaneous Public Services Examinations

1.Which among the following was the first vaccine ever to be developed?(A)Cholera(B)Smallpox(C)Rabies(D)Tetanus(E)Typhoid 2.Which among the following is an Indian Document / proposal ?(A)International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings(B)Declaration on Measures to Eliminate International Terrorism.(C)Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism(D)Convention against Nuclear Terrorism(E)None of the above 3.As per the Guinness World Records, which among the […]