Monthly Archives: June 2012

Quiz 639: Geography for SSC-CGL and State PSC Examinations

1. Consider the following Statements: River Irrawady drains into the Gulf of Martaban. The Chindwin basin is situated in Myanmar. Which of the Statement(s) given above is/are correct? [A] Only 1[B] Only 2[C] Both 1 and 2[D] Neither 1 nor 2 Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Both 1 and 2] 2. The famous ‘Angkor Vat’ ..

Quiz 638: General Science for All Examinations

1. Which among the following is not a ‘heriditary’ disease? [A] Thalessemia[B] Colour-Blindness[C] Haemophilia[D] Leukemia Show Answer Correct Answer: D [Leukemia] 2. The bacterium ‘Escherichia coli’ is found mainly in: [A] Human Intestine[B] Pteridophytes[C] Root Nodules of leguminous plants[D] Paddy fields for nitrogen fixation Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Human Intestine] 3. Which among the ..

Quiz 637: Indian Economy for All Examinations

1. Public Distribution System(PDS) is operated under the responsibility of the: 1.Central Government2.State Governments [A] Only 1[B] Only 2[C] Both 1 and 2[D] Neither 1 nor 2 Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Both 1 and 2] Notes:PDS is operated under the joint responsibility of the Central and the State Governments.The Central government through FCI has ..

Quiz 636: GK Questions for IBPS and SSC Examinations

1. The ‘Paracel Islands’ and ‘Spratly Islands’, sometimes seen in news are disputed territories among which of the following? China Taiwan Vietnam Select the correct option from the codes given below: [A] 1 and 2[B] 1 and 3[C] 2 and 3[D] 1, 2 and 3 Show Answer Correct Answer: D [1, 2 and 3] Notes:The ..

Quiz 635: Indian History for SSC-CGL Examination

1. The evidences of ‘pit-dwelling’ have been discovered from which of the following ancient Indian sites? [A] Lothal and Kalibangan[B] Burzahom and Gufkaral[C] Ropar and Rangpur[D] Kalibangan and Surkotada Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Burzahom and Gufkaral] 2. Which among the following Vedic Texts gives a systematic exposition of the ‘theory of rebirth’ for the ..

Logical Reasoning Quiz 1

1. Consider the following information about 5 friends viz. A, B, C, D and E: 1. A likes Banana and Apple 2. B & C like Apricot and Orange 3. D & E like Pineapple, Orange and Apricot 4. A & E Like Orange and Mango Which among the following fruit / fruits is liked ..

Quiz 634: GK Questions for Bank PO, SSC and State PSC Examinations

1. News websites deliver customized ‘feeds’ of content to their readers via RSS, which stands for : [A] Really Simple Syndication[B] Real Social Syndication[C] Registered Subscriber Syndication[D] Really Simple Synchronization Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Really Simple Syndication] 2. Pest-resistant cotton commonly known as ‘Bt-Cotton’ is genetically engineered by inserting a gene from a: [A] ..

Quiz 633: Environment, Ecology and Biodiversity Quiz for IAS and PCS Examinations

1. Which among the following multilateral environment agreements (MEAs) is not correctly paired with the respective issue it deals with ? [A] Montreal Protocol of 1987 – Ozone Depleting Substances.[B] Bonn Convention of 1979 – The conservation of Migratory Species[C] Basel Convention of 1989 – Regulation of transboundary movement,transit, handling and use of Living Modified ..