Monthly Archives: January 2011

Quiz 487: Current Awareness for All Examinations

1. Headquarters of “Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe” is located in? [A] Paris[B] Astana[C] Vienna[D] Auckland Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Vienna] 2. The World Military Cup organized by the International Military Sports Council (CISM) involves which among the following sports? [A] Cricket[B] Foot ball[C] Volleyball[D] Basket Ball Show Answer Correct Answer: B ..

Quiz 486: GK Questions for All Exams

1. What is the number of Federal Reserve districts in United States of America? [A] 10[B] 12[C] 15[D] 17 Show Answer Correct Answer: B [12] 2. Which among the following neighboring country sources its entire requirement of petrol, diesel and jet fuel from India? [A] Bangladesh[B] Nepal[C] Maldives[D] Mauritius Show Answer Correct Answer: D [Mauritius] ..

Quiz 485: Current General Awareness Questions for All Examinations

1. The ancient Indian text Panchasiddhantika deals with the 5 principles of which among the following? [A] Vedic Rituals[B] Philosophy[C] Astronomy[D] Medicine Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Astronomy] Notes:Varahamihira wrote Panchasiddhantika(Five schools of Astronomy) in which he focused on three different branches of astronomy as studied during the period and they were; astronomy and mathematics, astrology 2. ..

Quiz 484: General Knowledge Questions

1. Which among the following fulfilled the definition of a “Hermit Kingdom” once upon a time? [A] France[B] Korea[C] Israel[D] Nepal Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Korea] 2. Hirakud Dam, one of world’s longest earthen dams is located in which among the following states? [A] Andhra Pradesh[B] Odisha[C] Karnataka[D] West Bengal Show Answer Correct Answer: ..

Quiz 483: General Awareness Questionss

1. Which among the following does not correctly denote the country-currency pair? [A] South Africa – Rand[B] Ghana – Cedi[C] Egypt – Dinar[D] Sudan -Pound Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Egypt – Dinar] Notes:The currency of Egypt is Egyptian Pound , known as Gineih 2. Research In Motion Limited (RIM), the developers of BlackBerry is based ..

Quiz 482- Current General Knowledge Questions For All Examinations

1. Which among the following is the most optimum place to source Geothermal Energy? [A] Konkan coast[B] Ladakh district[C] Aravali hills[D] Coromandal Coast Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Ladakh district] 2. ”Pipavav ” in Gujarat is best known for which among the following? [A] India’s first private port[B] India’s First Greenfield refinery[C] India’s First ship breaking ..

Quiz 481- Basic General Knoweldge for All Examinations

1. The disorder “Pityriasis simplex capillitii ” is most commonly known as which among the following? [A] Tulip fingers[B] Dandruff[C] Baldness[D] Eczema Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Dandruff] 2. A particular cell organelle is sometimes referred certain enzymes that can break down the cell components or even the whole cell. which one of the following is ..

Quiz 480: Modern Indian History For Civil Services Examinations

1. Which among the following was the source of money for “Clive Fund“? [A] His salary and emoluments in the East India Company[B] Money earned by him as gifts and bribes from the Indians[C] Money left by Mir Jafar for him as Gift[D] Money confiscated from the Beghum of Nawab of Awadh Show Answer Correct ..