GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 309 : Special Test Paper for Bank PO Examinations

1.Consider the following statements regarding Operation Flood: 1. Operation flood is world’s largest Integrated Dairy Development Programme2. Dr. Verghese Kurien is the Pioneer of Operation Flood 3. Operation flood was started in 1970 by Amul Dairy Bring out the correct statements:(A)1 only(B)1 & 2 only(C)2 & 3 only(D)1 & 3 only(E)all 1, 2, & 3

Quiz 308 : Indian Economy for Administrative Services Examinations

1.In context with the currency management in India the responsibility for coinage vests with which of the following?(A)Government of India(B)Reserve Bank of India(C)Currency Chests(D)Commercial Banks(E)Parliament 2.In which year Government of India scrapped the exim scrips and introduced partial convertibility of Rupee?(A)1990(B)1992(C)1991(D)1993(E)1996 3.Which among the following was set up primarily for the rehabilitation of Sick units?(A)Industrial

Quiz 307: Current Affairs : Finance Business & Economy for Bank PO Examinations

1.From January 1, 2009, India’s Kochi-based Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) has started the validation process for catch certificates through its offices in the country. Export of marine products to which of the following regions requires catch certificates?(A)Asean Countries(B)African Countries(C)Latin American Countries(D)European Union Countries(E)North American Countries 2.In context with banking and Investment market, what

Quiz 306 :Recent Current Affairs for All Examinations

1.Which of the following states in India has on January 1, 2010 launched an scheme E-samadhan which is Online Grievance Monitoring System?(A)Haryana(B)Himachal Pradesh(C)Uttarakhand(D)Rajasthan(E)New Delhi 2.Which among the following is the most important character of the ‘Goldilocks Zone ‘ of the space?(A)It is a small region which is extremely hot and presence of most elements in

Quiz 305 : Current Knowledge & General Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1.Which of the following Indian Company was recently in news for successfully designing, developing and testing 420 kN and 320 kN Porcelain Disc Insulators for 800 kV High Voltage Direct Current Transmission Lines and has become the only supplier in the world for these type of insulators?(A)Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited(B)Jindal Steel and Power Limited(C)PowerGrid Corporation

Quiz 304 : Finance Business & Economy Current Affairs

1.Which among the following regulates housing finance companies in India ?(A)Reserve Bank of India(B)National Housing Bank(C)Housing Development Finance Corporation(D)Housing and Development Boards(E)None of them 2.Which of the following public sector bank in India is now a days drawing a blueprint for reconstruction termed as NavNirman II which is the second phase of its restructuring with

Quiz 303 : General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is a common industry in Bhadravati (Karnataka) , Churk (Uttar Pradesh), Dalmianagar (Bihar), Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh), Okha (Gujarat), Sawai Madhopur (Rajasthan) & Surajpur (Punjab)?(A)Automobile(B)Cotton Textiles(C)Cycles(D)Cement(E)Fertilizers 2.For which of the following ores Baba Budan Hills in South India are famous?(A)Iron(B)Aluminum(C)Silver(D)Zinc(E)Cadmium 3.Which among the following is not correctly matched?(A)Firozabad (UP) – Glass Bangles(B)Bhagalpur

Quiz 302 : Current Affairs For Bank, Civil Services, State Public Services and All Other Examinations

1.Poverty and Un-British Rule in India by Dadabhai Naoroji, was the original classic work on poverty in India. In which year this work was published?(A)1897(B)1901(C)1905(D)1908(E)1910 2.Which of the following Ministry of Government of India has launched a scheme named as ‘, STICKY, CAPTION, ‘More Details’);” onmouseout=”return nd();”>PEAIS?(A)Ministry of New & Renewable Energy(B)Ministry of Panchayati Raj(C)Ministry

Quiz 301 : Indian History For Civil Services Examinations

1.Consider the following statements regarding Policy of Sulahkul ? 1. Sulahkul means Universal Tolerance2. The policy of Sulahkul was state principle of Akbar3. Din-i-ilahi was a result of the policy of Sulahkul only Which among the above statements are correct?(A)1 only(B)1 & 2 only(C)1 & 3 only(D)2 & 3 only(E)all 1,2 & 3 2.The age

Quiz 300: Financial & Economic Awareness for All Examinations

1.Since 1st April, 2008, the pension contributions of Central Government employees are being covered by the New Pension System (NPS). Which among the following was the first public sector entity to join NPS?(A)Bharat Gold Mines Ltd(B)Hindustan Zinc Ltd(C)National Aluminum Company(D)Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd(E)Indian Oil Corporation 2.A large private bank has a Capital Adequacy Ratio of

Quiz 299 : Indian Polity & Constitution for Civil Services, State Public Services & Judicial Services Examinations

1.In which year the practice of presenting the railway budget separate from the general budget (or vice versa in true sense) started in India?(A)1924(B)1936(C)1948(D)1962(E)1949 2.Which of the following were envisaged in the 74th Constitutional Amendment Bill?(A)Constitution and Composition of a municipality(B)Personnel system in a Municipality(C)Relations between elected members (executive) of a municipality and bureaucracy(D)All of

Quiz 298: Current Affairs : Finance, Business & Economy of India

1.After the recently concluded free trade agreement between India & ASEAN, now there are talks going on on proposed regional trade agreement in services and investment for which India is also said to be pushing for an early conclusion of the proposed agreement as per recent reports published in newspapers. Consider the following in this

Quiz 297 : General Knowldge Basic For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is not correctly matched?(A)India’s National Animal : Panthera tigris(B)India’s National Bird : Pavo cristasus(C)India’s National Fruit : Mangifera indica(D)India’s National Tree : Ficus bengalensis(E)All matched correctly 2.Which among the following months of Indian Calendar are placed in correct order ?(A)Chaitra-Jyeshtha-Baishakha-Ashvin(B)Chaitra – Sravana-Bhadrapada-Pausha(C)Chaitra -Baishakha – Pausha -Ashada(D)Chaitra -Baisakha – Kartika – Ashvina(E)Chaitra

Quiz 296: Finance, Business & Economy for Bank PO , MBA Admission & Civil Services Examinations

1.Who among the following is the chief of ‘Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’ who was recently in news as a newspaper (The Sunday Telegraph) published a report which accuses him of making fortune out of carbon trading firms include banks, oil and energy companies and investment funds?(A)Bert Bolin(B)Yuri Israel(C)Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri(D)Timothy F. Ball(E)Robert M.

Quiz 295 : Indian History , Ancient India

1.On which of the following systems of Hindu Philosophy , Shankaracharya wrote commentary in 9th century AD?(A)Sankhya(B)Vaisheshika(C)Yoga(D)Mimansa(E)Uttarmimansa 2.Which among the following Kavya of Sanskrit, deal with court intrigues & access to power of Chandragupta Maurya?(A)Mrichhakatika(B)Ritusamhara(C)Kumarasambhava(D)Mudrarakshahsa(E)None of them 3.Four mattas in the four corners of India were founded by ___?(A)Shankaracharya(B)Ramanujacharya(C)Bhaskaracharya(D)Madhavacharya(E)None of them 4.Which among the following

Quiz 294 : Current Affairs , Finance & Economy For Banking Examinations

1.To which of the following countries , AirAsia belongs to ?(A)Indonesia(B)Malaysia(C)Thailand(D)Myanmar(E)Bangladesh 2.As per a recent survey done byVisa International, on which of the following product / service people all over world have spent maximum money during 2009?(A)Travel(B)Music(C)Gadgets(D)Softwares(E)None of them 3.Which among the following is called India’s market watchdog?(A)Foreign Investment Promotion Board(B)National Investigation Agency(C)Economic Intelligence Council(D)Securities

Quiz 293 : General Knowledge for All Examinations

1.Which among the following does not correctly denotes the headquarters of Indian Army’s Operational Command?(A)Southern Command – Chennai(B)Northern Command – Udhampur(C)Western Command – Chandimandir(D)Eastern Command – Kolkata(E)Central Command – Lucknow 2.The Indian Air force is divided into how many operational commands?(A)3(B)5(C)8(D)6(E)9 3.Which among the following is India’s first nuclear powered submarine?(A)INS Nashank(B)INS Chakra(C)INS Shankul(D)INS Shalki(E)INS

Quiz 292 : Indian Polity & Constitution for Public Service Examinations and Civil Services Examination

1. Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Bill, 2008 which was passed by the parliament seeks to reserve what fraction of seats in the private schools for weaker sections of the society?(A)10%(B)20%(C)25%(D)33%(E)38% 2.Which among the following regularly meets as a body to discharge government functions?(A)State Ministers(B)Council of Ministers(C)Cabinet(D)Parliament(E)None of them 3.Who among the

Quiz 291: General Socio-Economic Awareness for Civil Services, Banks, State Public Services and All Other Examinations

1.Who among the following is heading a Committee constituted to short listed five symbols from 4,000 entries for a public competition to select a design for symbol for Indian Rupee?(A)Sabir Gokaran(B)Usha Thorat(C)Manoj Pant(D)Kaushik Basu(E)PV Bhide 2.Recently we read in the newspapers that Punjab National Bank, is planning to open 100,000 biometric Automated Teller Machines (ATMs)

Quiz 290: Current Affairs Banking & Finance for Bank, MBA and Other Examinations

1.Which of the following private insurance company in India is tying up with India Post in several states of India like Gujarat, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh to reach out to rural markets through the India Post’s network?(A)Bajaj Allianz(B)ICICI prudential(C)Birla Sunlife(D)ING Vysya(E)None of them 2.Which among the following is the partner of State

Quiz 289: Geography India and World for Civil Services and State Public Services Examinations

1.In which of the following countries world’s largest Iron ore deposits are located?(A)India(B)Russia(C)Bolivia(D)Argentina(E)China 2.Which among the following is not correctly matched?(A)Cassiterite – Tin(B)Halite – Sulphur(C)Guano-Phosphate(D)Pentlaudite – Nickel(E)Argentite – Silver 3.Which among the following is the most important characteristic of Noble metals?(A)Luster(B)Non reactive nature(C)Preciousness(D)Rare availability(E)Radioactivity 4.Which among the following forests are the best sources of Hardwoods?(A)Evergreen

Quiz 288: Current Affairs Business & Economy For Banking , MBA Examinations

1.Who among the following CEO’s of a multinational Bank is in news currently for drawing a salary of $1 per annum?(A) November 2008 in a massive bailout by the U.S. government. Its largest shareholders include funds from the Middle East and Singapore. In February 2009, Citigroup announced that the United States government would be taking

Quiz 287 : Socio-Economic Awareness For Banking Examinations

1.With the help of which of the following banks Agri Clinics and Agri Business Centers Scheme has been launched?(A)Asian Development Bank(B)SIDBI(C)NABARD(D)World Bank(E)None of them 2.Which of the following states in India has initiated the “Micro Legal Literacy” Scheme for legal help and effective result?(A)Madhya Pradesh(B)West Bengal(C)Haryana(D)Orissa(E)Rajasthan 3.Indira Awaas Yojna (IAY) is a flagship scheme of

Quiz 285 : General Knowledge For All Exams : Basic Review

1.Which among the following is correct about Rajdhoot, Rajhans & Raj Kamal ?(A)They are recently purchased fighter planes of India(B)They are the names of the Battle Tanks recently India purchased from Russia(C)They are three air crafts of India’s Air Force One(D)They are Government planes meant for VVIP flights of Prime minister of India(E)None of them

Quiz 284 : General Knowledge for All Exams : Level Basic

1.Who among the following has been credited with the designing of the logo and flag of the united nations?(A)Willie Kavanaugh Hocker(B)Mildred Callahan Jones(C)Betsy Ross(D)Donal McLaughlin(E)Whitney Smith 2.In which year Calcutta Flag designed by Sachindra Prasad Bose unfurled in Calcutta?(A)1902(B)1911(C)1903(D)1906(E)1900 3.During the world war II which among the following was not a major Axis Power?(A)Germany(B)Japan(C)Hungary(D)Bulgaria(E)France 4.What

Quiz 283 : General Awareness for All Examinations

1.Which among the following is the highest mountain in Europe?(A)Mount Elbrus(B)Alps(C)Finne(D)Bramwald(E)None of them 2.What is the current number of members of Colombo Plan?(A)20(B)15(C)25(D)28(E)35 3.Which year is known for India’s Smiling Buddha?(A)1965(B)1971(C)1974(D)1977(E)1992 4.Chamonix which is known for first Winter Olympic Games is located in which of the following countries?(A)Germany(B)Italy(C)Switzerland(D)France(E)Norway 5.Van Diemen’s Land was the original name

Quiz 282 : Indian Polity & Constitution for Public Service Examinations

1.The Constitution 100th Amendment Bill is related to which of the following?(A)Representation of SC & ST in Assam Legislative assembly(B)New Languages in 8th Schedule(C)Constitution of National Judicial Commission(D)Antidefection Law(E)None of them 2.The constitution 103rd amendment Bill is related to which of the following?(A)Establishment of National Knowledge Commission(B)Upgrading the status of National Commission of Minorities(C)Reservation of

Quiz 281 : Financial Awareness : for Banking Examinations

1.Which among the following sector in Indian industry has attracted maximum Private Equity between January 2008 and November 2009 ?(A)Textiles(B)Miningr(C)Power(D)Gas & Water Supply(E)Services 2.Which among the following states in North East India is running its ‘Power Sector Enhancement Investment Program’ in which investment worth $764 million would be made by 2014 and for which Asian

Quiz 280 : Current Affairs & General Awareness

1.In which state is located Asia’s First Underground Hydel project ?(A)Jammu & Kashmir(B)Himachal Pradesh(C)Uttar Pradesh(D)Uttarakhand(E)Punjab 2.Which among the following is correct about Saliva of a Healthy Human?(A)It is slightly acidic(B)It is slightly saline(C)It is slightly alkaline(D)It is neutral(E)None of them 3.For which of the following sports Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy’ is given ?(A)Inter