Page-3 of GKToday Archives: June, 2014

GK & Current Affairs: June 12, 13, 2014

1. Recently, India has become the permanent signatory of the Washington Accord. This accord is an international accreditation agreement for which among the following types of educational degrees? [A]Arts and Humanities [B]Medical Science [C]Engineering [D]Social Sciences Engineering Washington Accord is an international accreditation agreement for professional engineering academic degrees, between the bodies responsible for accreditation ..

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GK & Current Affairs: June 10, 11, 2014

1. The Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (TUFS) is a policy initiative for which among the following sectors? [A]Textile Sector [B]Manufacturing Sector [C]Information Technology Sector [D]Agro-Industries Sector Textile Sector TUFS provides for reimbursement of 5% out of interest actually charged by the lending agencies for facilitating investment in modernization of Textiles Jute Industries. The scheme is ..

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GK & Current Affairs: June 8, 9, 2014

1. In which year India hosted Asian Games for the first time? [A]1951 [B]1953 [C]1955 [D]1968 1951 Delhi has hosted the Asian Games twice — the first edition in 1951 and the 9th edition in 1982. 2. The “Street Art Project” is a cultural initiative of __? [A]Microsoft [B]Google [C]Facebook [D]Wikipedia Google Google’s Paris-based Cultural ..

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GK & Current Affairs: June 6-7, 2014

1. India’s largest electricity-generating plant is located at ___? [A]Kudankulam [B]Kalpakkam [C]Kaiga [D]Kakrapar Kudankulam The first unit of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant attained its maximum capacity of 1000 MW recently, becoming the largest electricity-generating plant of any type in India. It is the 21st nuclear power reactor in India and is also the first ..

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GK & Current Affairs: June 4, 5, 2014

1. Which among the following states have successfully implemented the “Jyotirgram Yojana” by electrification of 18,000 villages and supply of power to the remotest locations of the state? [A]Maharashtra [B]Gujarat [C]Tamil Nadu [D]Karnataka Gujarat 2. Sumitra Mahajan, the newly elected speaker of Lok Sabha represents which among the following constituencies? [A]Bhopal [B]Indore [C]Nagpur [D]Jabalpur Indore ..

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