Monthly Archives: June 2011

Quiz 544: Current General Awareness Questions for All Exams

1. Match the following hot spring locations of India with their states: 1. Manikaran          A. Himachal Pradesh 2. Bakreshwar        B. Gujarat 3. Tuwa                   C. West Bengal 4. Unai                     D. Gujarat [A] ..

Quiz 543: GK Questions for UPSC Civil Services, IFS and other Exams

1. As per the Nehru Report, the composition of India’s parliament was as follows: [A] President, Rajya Sabha, Lok Sabha[B] Crown, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha[C] Crown, House of People, House of States[D] Crown, Senate, House of Representatives Show Answer Correct Answer: D [Crown, Senate, House of Representatives] 2. As per the provisions of the Article ..

Quiz 542: General Awareness Questions

1. A piece of Ice was tied with a string to a water bucket’s bottom, and the water bucket was filled with water with ice fully submerged in it. What would be the impact on the level of water when the ice melts away completely? [A] The level of water will go up[B] The level ..

Quiz 541: General Studies for UPSC Examinations

1. All Minority Educational Institutions are entitled to exercise rights enshrined in which among the following articles of Constitution of India? [A] 27[B] 28[C] 29[D] 30 Show Answer Correct Answer: D [30] 2. All most all of Iron Ore Production of India (96%) is confined to which among the following five states of India? [A] ..

Quiz 540: General Studies for UPSC Examinations

1. Consider the following statements: Amorphous carbon has lesser surface area than activated Charcoal Charcoal is obtained from Amorphous Carbon by Pyrolysis Which among the above statements is / are correct? [A] 1 only[B] 2 only[C] Both 1 & 2[D] Neither 1 nor 2 Show Answer Correct Answer: A [1 only] Notes:Please note that Charcoal ..

Quiz 539: General Studies for Public Service Examinations

1. Consider the following: Firozabad (UP) Bhagalpur (Bihar) Jalandhar (Punjab ) Sanganer (Rajasthan) Kachh (Gujarat ) Which among the following is the correct set of products for which the above places are famous? [A] Glass Bangles, Silk, Sports material, Hand Block Printing, Salt[B] Brassware, Cotton, Hosiery Items, Hand Block Printing, Salt[C] Spices, Sweets, Sports material, ..

Quiz 538: General Studies for Public Services Examinations

1. Which among the following was the most important reason behind the increased debt burden in India in the last 100 years of the British Rule? [A] Introduction of Guaranteed Railways[B] Introduction of Industries[C] British Capital Investment[D] Unjust Fiscal policies Show Answer Correct Answer: C [British Capital Investment] 2. Consider the following: Indigo Opium Cotton ..

Solution of the UPSC Prelims 2011 General Studies Paper

Click Here for Solution 2012 1. Biodiversity forms the basis for human existence in the following ways : 1. Soil formation. 2. Prevention of soil erosion. 3. Recycling of waste. 4. Pollination of crops. Select the correct answer using the codes given below : (a) 1,2,and 3 only. (b) 2,3 and 4 only. (c)     1 ..