GKToday Archives: September, 2016
GKToday’s Daily General Studies Quiz – 9 for Civil Services (IAS, IFoS) and other UPSC Examinations of 2017 and 2018 . This quiz has 10 questions on working of LED Lamp, Linguistic Minorities, Parliamentary privileges, Disqualification, Work and Energy in Physics, Perpetual Bonds, Types of Writs and Census. Questions of this quiz are from archives of Integrated IAS General Studies Programme.
1. Where are the headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D)? [A]Hyderabad [B]New Delhi [C]Chennai [D]Bengaluru Answer: New DelhiNotes: The headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) is located in New Delhi. It is in news because the 5th National Conference of Heads of Prisons of States and UTs on Prison ..
1. K Madhavan, who recently passed away, was related to which field? [A]Marine Scientist [B]Sportsperson [C]Freedom fighter [D]Journalist Answer: Freedom fighterNotes: K Madhavan (101), the veteran freedom fighter and communist leader, has recently passed away in Kanhangad, Kerala. He played an active role in the freedom struggle and symbolised Gandhian and Communist values and was ..
GKToday’s Daily General Studies Quiz – 7 for Civil Services (IAS, IFoS) and other UPSC Examinations (CDS, CAPF, Railways etc. ) 2017 and 2018 aspirants. This quiz has 10 questions on Public Accounts Committee, Money bills, Projectile Motion, Certificates of Deposits, Demographic Transition, Taxation, Deprivation of Citizenship, Fundamental Rights; and behavior of water at 4°C.
1. Velavan Senthilkumar is associated with which sports? [A]Sprint [B]Boxing [C]Squash [D]Badminton Answer: SquashNotes: Velavan Senthilkumar, Indian player from Chennai, has won the Under-19 Asian Junior Individual squash championship title in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 24, 2016. He defeated Jordan’s Mohammad Al-Sarraj by 12-14, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-7 to claim the title. With this, ..