GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 338: General Awareness : International

1.Hubbert peak theory is related to which of the following?(A)Nuclear Energy(B)Petroleum(C)Currency Trade(D)Metabolism(E)None of them 2.Against which of the following nations, United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747 was adopted unanimously by the United Nations Security Council on 24 March 2007 against this country’s Nuclear Ambitions?(A)Pakistan(B)North Korea(C)Iran(D)India(E)None of them United Nations Security Council Resolution 1696, demanding Iran

Quiz 336: Miscellaneous General Knowledge

1.In which part of the human body “Pleura” is found?(A)Lungs(B)Brain(C)Liver(D)Intestine(E)Kidneys 2.What does NT stands for in Windows NT?(A)New Technology(B)Network Technology(C)N-Ten(D)Network Ten(E)Net Tech 3.Hodophobia is a fear associated with which of the following?(A)Sleeping(B)Walking(C)Traveling(D)Running(E)Sneezing 4.Syed Modi, Vimal Kumar and Rajeev Bagga have been the National champions of which of the following sports?(A)Chess(B)Table Tennis(C)Billiards(D)Badminton(E)Golf 5.In which profession a

Quiz 335 : General Science for all Examinations

1.British Scientist JJ Thomson was awarded Nobel prize in Physics in 1906 for discovery of which of the following particle?(A)Proton(B)Electron(C)Neutron(D)Meson(E)None of them 2.Who among the following is known to manufacture first Cyclotron?(A)Ernest Lawrence(B)Niels Bohr(C)Rutherford(D)Max Born(E)John Cockroft 3.When a Radium with Standard atomic weight 226 and atomic number 88 emits an alpha particle, the result element

Quiz 334: Finance, Business & Economy For Banking Examinations

1.Recently we came across the fact regarding the Eurozone countries (16 countries that share Euro as single currency) that in spite of success of the single currency system in this largest trading bloc of the world, there are a large number of disparities between the Euro zone nations. Some of these countries are finding accruing

Quiz 333: General Awareness For All Exams

1.In which state is located Bhakra Dam.?(A)Haryana(B)Punjab(C)Karnataka(D)Orissa(E)Rajasthan 2.Which are the two countries connected by Karakoram Pass?(A)India & Pakistan(B)India & China(C)China & Pakistan(D)India & Nepal(E)China & Nepal 3.Which of the following Sultans is known to have laid the foundation of Agra City?(A)Bahlol Lodi(B)Sikandar Lodi(C)Ibrahim Lodi(D)Shershah Suri(E)Islam Shah Suri 4.Who among the following is the winner of

Quiz 332: Miscellaneous General Awareness for All Examinations

1.In which country are located the Black Hill, Blue Hill & Green Hill Mountains?(A)USA(B)Canada(C)France(D)Australia(E)Italy 2.Which of the following Mughal emperors was famous a Shah-i-Bekhabar ?(A)Shah Alam(B)Jahangir(C)Shahjahan(D)Bahadur Shah I(E)None of them 3.Three R’s of Football are famous in which country ?(A)Peru(B)Mexico(C)Brazil(D)Argentina(E)Germany 4.How many subjects are there in Eleventh schedule which was added by the 73rd amendment

Quiz 331: General Knowledge For All Examinations (Miscellaneous)

1.Which among the following is a landlocked sea?(A)Timor Sea(B)Arafura Sea(C)Green Land Sea(D)Aral Sea(E)North China Sea 2.Which among the following is a correct function of Public Accounts Committee?(A)It works under President of India and creates accounts for various ministries(B)It works under Comptroller and Auditor General of India and prepares accounts(C)It is a parliamentary committee which gives

Quiz 330- For Banking Examinations- Finance Business & Economy Knowledge

1.Which of the following company in India has largest CDMA network?(A)Reliance Communications(B)Tata Teleservices(C)BSNL(D)MTNL(E)Bharti Airtel 2.As per the latest news reports we read in the newspapers, which among the following statement regarding BtBrinjal is true?(A)Commercial cultivation of Bt Brinjal has been postponed in India for next 2 years(B)The government of India has put an indefinite moratorium

Quiz 329: Banking Awareness For Bank PO Examinations

1.In context with the Real Time Gross Settlement which is maintained by the RBI in India, what is the number of characters in the alphanumeric codes provided to each bank connected with Core Banking System?(A)8(B)9(C)10(D)11(E)122.What is the minimum maturity on Certificates of Deposit in India?(A)7 days(B)30 days(C)60 days(D)90 days(E)120 days3.Consider the following: 1. RTGS 2.

Quiz 328: Miscellaneous Topics for All Examinations

1.Which of the following sports man is nicknamed as Punter due to his being fond of gambling at a time?(A)Rafael Nadal(B)Ricky Ponting(C)Juan Martin Del Petro(D)Andre Agassi(E)Jim Courier 2.Who among the following is the biggest earner of all time of ATP World Tour records?(A)Roger Federer(B)Pete Sampras(C)Andre Agassi(D)Rafael Nadal(E)Boris Becker 3.In which year first fleet of Dutch

Quiz 327: Business Current Affairs for Banking Examinations

1.Malwa Trophy which recently started in Bhopal is related to which of the following sports?(A)Volleyball(B)Football(C)Basket Ball(D)Hockey(E)Table Tennis 2.After the State Bank of Indore merges with SBI by March this year, SBI will be left with five associate banks namely State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, State Bank of Travancore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank

Quiz 326 : Indian Polity & Constitution for Civil Services, State Public Services & Judiciary Examinations

1.Which of the following article was added to Indian Constitution by 25th amendment act , which gives the directive principles in article 39 (b) and ( c) primacy over fundamental rights guaranteed under article 14 & 19 of the Indian Constitution?(A)Article 31-C(B)Article 51-A(C)Article 42-C(D)Article 32-C(E)None of them 2.The real executive powers lies in ____?(A)President(B)Prime Minister

Quiz 325: Current General Awareness For All Examinations

1.Recently NREGA has completed 4 years, as the act was passed in 2005 and scheme started working in February 2006. In these 4 years its has attracted both enthusiasts and doubters. From the given options please find out one of the NREGA jobs which has absorbed almost half of the financial outlays of the scheme

Quiz 324: Finance, Business & Economy Awareness

1.In context with the RBI, NDS is an electronic platform for facilitating dealing in Government Securities and Money Market Instruments. What does NDS stand for__?(A)National Depository System(B)Negotiated Dealing System(C)National Dealing System(D)Negotiable Deals System(E)None of them 2.In the Quarter 3 review of the monetary policy for Financial Year 2010 , the Reserve bank of India hiked

Quiz 327 : Indian History for State Executive and Civil Services Examinations

1.Under whom, the first Law commission was constituted to codify and improve upon various rules and regulations prevalent in India ?(A)Lord Cornwallis(B)Lord Macaulay(C)Lord Minto(D)William Bentinck(E)None of them 2.Discovery of Brazil was one of the prominent reasons of decline of which of the following forces in India?(A)Portuguese(B)French(C)Dutch(D)English(E)None of them 3.In which of the following colonies of

Quiz 323 : Current Affairs January 2010 For All Examinations

1.In which of the following states is located Biligiriranga Temple Wildlife Sanctuary ?(A)Tamil Nadu(B)Karnataka(C)West Bengal(D)Kerala(E)Himachal Pradesh 2.Which among the following is called financial back bone of Indian Power Sector?(A)Powergrid Corporation of India Ltd.(B)Power Finance Corporation(C)Damodar Valley Corporation(D)Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd.(E)None of them 3.Recently former Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Chairman G Madhavan Nair was

Quiz 322: Gereral Science for Civil Services and State Public Services Exams General Studies

1.Lepidopterology is a branch of biology, which deals with the following?(A)Ferns(B)animals in stagnant waters(C)Lipids and Fats(D)Moths & Butterflies(E)Bats 2.Which among the following is correct about Viruses?(A)They can have DNA only(B)They can have RNA only(C)They can have both DNA & RNA(D)They can have either DNA or RNA(E)They can have neither DNA nor RNA 3.In which of

Quiz 321: General Socio-Economic Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1.Which among the following phrases generally denotes National Income?(A)Gross National Product at Market Prices(B)Net National Product at Market Prices(C)Gross National Product at Factor Cost(D)Net National Product at Factor Cost(E)None of them 2.If a commodity has more number of substitutes, the demand for this commodity will be _______?(A)more elastic(B)less elastic(C)inelastic(D)perfectly elastic(E)no impact on demand 3.With which

Quiz 320: General Knowledge World: For All Examinations

1.Which among the following territories was earlier known as Formosa?(A)Hong Kong(B)Taiwan(C)Uzbekistan(D)Kazakhstan(E)Lebanon 2. Which among the following accord is known to led the formation of Palestinian Authority?(A)Oslo Accords(B)Camp David Accords(C)Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum(D)London Agreement(E)None of them 3.In context with the Vietnam War, the following statements holds correct?(A)The US backed North Vietnam side and USSR was neutral(B)The US

Quiz 319: India’s Finance, Business & Economy for Forthcoming Bank PO Examinations

1.Which among the following management institutes of India has featured among top 20 for last 3 years in the Best Global Business Schools a ranking done by Financial Times, London?(A)Indian Institute of Management, Ahamedabad(B)Indian School of Business, Hyderabad(C)Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow(D)Faculty of Management studies, Delhi University(E)None of them 2.In context with the financial markets

Quiz 318 : Ancient Indian History For General Studies Civil Services Examination

1.Which among the following work was originally called Jaya Kavya?(A)Ramayan(B)Mahabharata(C)Aitreya Brahaman(D)Manu Smriti(E)yajnavalkya Samhita 2.Which among the following Buddhist work is written in Sanskrit?(A)Mahavamsha(B)Deepavamsha(C)Divyadan(D)Milinda Panho(E)Anguttar Nikaya 3.Which among the following is not a Jain Text ?(A)Acganarang Sutta(B)Bhagwati Sutta(C)Utar Puran(D)Manjushri Moolkalpa(E)Parishista Parva 4.What is the number of Richas in Rigveda?(A)1810(B)731(C)5839(D)10580(E)11259 5.Vajasneya belongs to the following Veda?(A)Yajurveda(B)Atharvaveda(C)Sama Veda(D)Rigveda(E)None

Quiz 317 : Bank PO Special

Note: On January 29, 2010 RBI will present quarterly review of the monetary policy. This quiz presents some questions on macroeconomics & banking topics. Aspirants are suggested to clear the fundamental topics related to RBI’s monetary policy and current banking scenario. We shall follow up the policy in our daily updates. ******* 1.Consider the following:

Quiz 316 : India’s Business & Economy For Banking and Management Entrance Examinations

1.Bring out the incorrectly matched pair:(A)Lawrence J Ellison – Oracle(B)Ray R Irani -Occidental Petroleum(C)EOG Resources – Mark G Papa(D)Hugh Grant – Monsanto(E)All correctly matched 2.The CEO of which of the following Giants is a Woman?(A)Gazprom(B)Cisco(C)Xerox(D)Amazon.com(E)Samsung Electronics 3.Consider the following implications of National Policy on Biofules which was recently given cabinet node?1. Its gives clarity on

Quiz 315 : General Knowledge Basic For All Examinations

1.Where is located the Sidi Bashir Mosque?(A)Delhi(B)Ahmedabad(C)Mumbai(D)Chennai(E)Agra 2.Nipponzon Myohoji Buddhist temple or commonly called Peace Pagoda or Shanti Stupa was established by who among the following? (A)Fuji Guru(B)Mahatma Gandhi(C)Ashoka the Great(D)King Devanampiyatissa (E)None of the above 3.What does APJ in stands for in name of our former president APJ Abdul Kalam?(A)Avul Pakir Jaffer(B)Abdul Pakir Jainulandeen(C)Avul

Quiz 314: General Awareness for All Banking Examinations and Other Examinations

1.Cobalt is a component of which of the following Vitamins?(A)Vitamin D(B)Vitamin A(C)Vitamin B 12(D)Vitamin E(E)None of them 2.Lipoproteins which are the large molecules and which transport the cholesterol in the bloodstream are ______-?(A)protein molecules(B)fat molecules(C)protein and fat molecules(D)Lipids(E)Enzymes 3.In which year unity of Germany became a reality?(A)1866(B)1868(C)1870(D)1871(E)1880 4.Which among the following is not a correctly

Quiz 313 : Indian Polity & Constitution for Civil Services Exam, CLAT Exam & Judicial Services Exams

1.”All those laws that were in force immediately before the enactment of the constitution shall be void to the extent of inconsistency with the fundamental rights”. Essence of Article 13(1) which quotes this can be placed under which of the following?(A)Judicial Activism(B)Judicial Review(C)Discretionary review(D)Judicial interpretation(E)Judicial Supremacy 2.By exercising its amending power under article 368, parliament

Quiz 312 : Finance , Business & Economy For Bank PO Exams, Civil Services Examinations

1.What will be the ultimate impact on the poor and landless farmers if all of a sudden, government decides to raise the Minimum Support Prices of rice & foodgrains inexorably or excessively?(A)The poor farmers will become rich(B)The markets will crash(C)The poor farmers will get more poor(D)This will encourage the exports of rice and food grains(E)Poverty

Quiz 311 ; Miscellaneous General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following characterizes Yellow Journalism?(A)Pertaining to new developments in Science & Technology(B)Pertaining to War and Terrorism(C)Pertaining to Blogs and Personal websites(D)Pertaining to sensational, slanderous , scandalous content(E)Pertaining to Bureaucracy & Political affairs 2.Who among the following are known to colonize an island first of all?(A)Britishers(B)French(C)Portuguese(D)Dutch(E)None of them 3.Joseph Goebbels was an ardent follower

Quiz 310: Basic General Knowledge for Bank Clerical and Other Examinations

1.Which among the following is not in Uttarakhand?(A)GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development(B)Indian Council of Forest Research and Education(C)Wildlife Institute of India(D)Forest Survey of India(E)Animal Welfare Board of India 2.Which among the following is the largest tiger reserve in India?(A)Ranthambore National park(B)Sariska(C)Nagarjuna Srisailam Sanctuary(D)Kanha National Park(E)Jim Corbett National Park 3.Consider the following statements: