Monthly Archives: December 2015

GK & Current Affairs – December 23, 24, 2015

1. Which of the following new method is introduced by the RBI to calculate banks lending rate to borrowers? [A]OCLR [B]MCLR [C]IMLR [D]PSLR Answer: MCLR To ensure better transmission of its rate cut to borrowers, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has introduced the Marginal Cost of Funds based Lending Rate (MCLR) to calculate the ..


GK & Current Affairs – December 22, 2015

1. Anwesha scheme is launched by which of the following state governments? [A]Karnataka [B]Odisha [C]Telangana [D]Andhra Pradesh Answer: Odisha Recently, the Odisha Government has launched Anwesha scheme to provide free education to SC/ST students from remote areas in urban area public schools. As per the scheme, every year 5000 children from backward castes will pursue ..


UPSC 2016 Prelims Quiz-1/100 {Indian History}

GK & Current Affairs – December 20, 21, 2015

1. On which date, National Consumer Day is observed in India? [A]December 15 [B]December 20 [C]December 24 [D]December 28 Answer: December 24 In India, 24th December is observed as National Consumer Day. On this day the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 had received the assent of the President. The enactment of this Act was considered as ..


Quiz 652: Geography for State PSC / Civil Services Examinations

1. Who among the following is associated with the discovery of rings of Saturn? [A]Galileo [B]Newton [C]Edmund Halley [D]Christian Huygens Answer: Galileo 2. In which country is located world’s largest temple? [A]Indonesia [B]Cambodia [C]India [D]United States Answer: Cambodia World’s largest temple is Angkor Wat, located in Angkor, Cambodia. This temple was built by Khmer King ..