Page-4 of GKToday Archives: April, 2016

Quiz 651: Indian Polity for SSC/PSC Examinations

1. By which of the following amendments of the Indian Constitution, Sikkim became a state of India? [A]32nd, 1974 [B]35th, 1975 [C]36th, 1975 [D]37th, 1978 Answer: 36th, 1975Notes: Sikkim became a state of India via the Thirty-sixth Amendment Act, 1975 on 26th April, 1975. The Sikkim State day is observed on 16th May of every ..

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Quiz 650: General Knowledge for SSC/PSC Examinations

1. Which of the following countries is called one of the four Asian Tigers? [A]India [B]Japan [C]China [D]South Korea Answer: South KoreaNotes: The Four Asian Tigers or Four Asian Dragons is a term used in reference to the highly free-market and developed economies of Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan. Asian Tigers were recently ..

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GK & Current Affairs – April 7, 2016

1. Dev Javia is associated with which sports? [A]Badminton [B]Tennis [C]Volley ball [D]Chess Answer: TennisNotes: Dev Javia, one of the Gujarat’s top tennis players, will lead the Indian challenge in the ITF World Junior Tennis Competition of Asia/Oceania under-14 in Nonthaburi, Thailand from April 16 to May 1, 2016. 2. Myneni Hari Prasad Rao, who ..

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GK & Current Affairs – April 5, 6, 2016

1. Which of the following tournament celebrated its silver jubilee on April 6, 2016? [A]Sultan Azlan Shah Cup [B]Thomas & Uber Cup [C]Hero Indian Open [D]Santosh Trophy Show Answer Sultan Azlan Shah CupNotes: The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is an annual international men’s field hockey tournament held in Malaysia. It began in 1983 as a ..

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Quiz 649: World Geography for All Examinations

1. Which of the following is correct set of capitals of Austria, Albania, Hungary and Slovenia respectively? [A]Vienna, Tirana, Bucharest, Sofia [B]Vienna, Kiev, Budapest, Ljubljana [C]Prague, Kiev, Budapest, Bratislava [D]Vienna, Tirana, Budapest, Ljubljana Answer: Vienna, Tirana, Budapest, LjubljanaNotes: Austria – Vienna; Albania – Tirana; Hungary – Budapest; Slovenia – Ljubljana 2. Which of the following ..

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GK & Current Affairs – April 3, 4, 2016

1. Who is the author of the book “Standing Guard— A year in Opposition”? [A]Arun Shourie [B]Raghuram Govind Rajan [C]P. Chidambaram [D]Suzanna Arundhati Roy Answer: P. ChidambaramNotes: Palaniappan Chidambaram (born 16 September 1945) is an Indian politician affiliated with the Indian National Congress and a former Union Minister of Finance of India. He launched his ..

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