Quiz 1: Basic GK for All Exams (updated)

1. In which of the following states, the Sharavati Project is located?
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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2. What does the Olympic Flame symbolize?
[A] zeal to play sports
[B] Challenge
[C] Continuity
[D] Integrity

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3. For which among the following kinds of offenses, COFEPOSA was enacted in 1970s?
[A] Terrorism Activities
[B] Religious Offenses
[C] Economic Offenses
[D] International Offenses

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4. Which among the following Ministries of India publishes the Employment News?
[A] Ministry of Labour & Employment
[B] Ministry of Communication
[C] Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
[D] Ministry of Education

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5. Which of the following state does not share boundary with Myanmar?
[A] Assam
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Nagaland
[D] Manipur

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6. Who is known as Father of Green Revolution?
[A] Dr. M S Swami Nathan
[B] Norman Borlaug
[C] Verghese Kurien
[D] None of the above

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7. The total valley area covered by Damodar Valley Corporation is approximately 24,235 sq. km. In which among the following states this area is spread?
[A] Jharkhand only
[B] Jharkhand & West Bengal
[C] Jharkhand & Bihar
[D] Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal

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8. If a match live commentary in Delhi commences at 10.00 am, at what time the viewer at London should tune into?
[A] 4.00 a.m.
[B] 4.30 a.m.
[C] 4.45 a.m.
[D] 4.50 a.m

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9. Polavaram Project is located in which state?
[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Gujarat
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Karnataka

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10. Who among the following poets used to write the Urdu Ghazals with the pen name “Asad”?
[A] Mir Taqi Mir
[B] Dushyant
[C] Mirza Ghalib
[D] Amir Khusrow

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