GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 279 : General Studies : International Current Affairs

1.Raila Odinga is the first prime minister of which of the following countries as the parliament of this country amended the constitution to create a post of Prime Minister in 2008?(A)Ghana(B)Kenya(C)Sudan(D)Uganda(E)Tanzania 2.Which of the following country observes its foundation day on which India observes its republic day?(A)England(B)Kazakhstan(C)Australia(D)New Zealand(E)None of them 3.Which of the following countries

Quiz 277 : Indian History for Civil Services Examinations

1.Who among the following is considered as Political Guru of Mahatma Gandhi?(A)Madan Mohan Malviya(B)Dada Bhai Nauroji(C)Gopal Krishna Gokhle(D)Bal Gangadhar Tilak(E)None of them 2.Who among the following is given credit of starting agitation for political reforms ?(A)Tantia Tope(B)Kunvar Singh(C)Nan Sahib(D)Raja Rammohan Roy(E)None of them 3.Preservation of the genealogies of the gods, Risis and famous kings, is

Quiz 276 : Latest Current Affairs

1.The National Commission for Heritage Sites Bill, 2009 which was recently introduced in Rajya Sabha seeks to constitute a National Commission for Heritage Sites to give effect to UNESCO Convention, 1972. In which year India ratified this convention?(A)1973(B)1974(C)1975(D)1977(E)1979 2.Which among the following is incorrect about Cabinet system?(A)The proceedings of the cabinet are kept secret(B)The Prime

Quiz 275 : General Awareness for All Examinations

1.The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council was abolished in 1985. In which year it was revived back ?(A)2000(B)2002(C)2003(D)2005( E)2007 2.Which of the following states in India has e-governance projects named as CHOiCE and BHUIYAN?(A)Madhya Pradesh(B)Orissa(C)Chhattisgarh(D)Andhra Pradesh( E)Gujarat 3.In which year Project Tiger was launched in India?(A)1970(B)1973(C)1976(D)1980( E)1982 4.Which among the following is not correctly matched?(A)Mouling National

Quiz 274 : Current Affairs – Business & Economy

1.M-PESA is a product name of a mobile-phone based money transfer service that was developed by Sagentia for Vodafone for markets like Kenya, Tanzania, Afghanistan etc. This service is being operated by which company since September 2009 (transferred from Sagentia) ?(A)HP Systems(B)IBM Global Services(C)Citrix Systems(D)Dell(E)None of the above 2.From which of the following countries India

Quiz 273 : Current Affairs

1.What is the Modern name of a country which has Abyssinia as its old name?(A)Ethiopia(B)Egypt(C)Surinam(D)Lebanon( E)None of the above 2.Recently we read in the newspapers about Uttar Pradesh Buddhist Circuit Development Project which includes development of Buddhist centers situated at Sarnath, Kushi Nagar, Kapila vastu, Sravasti and Sankisa. Which among the following countries is providing

Quiz 272: Current Awareness for All Examinations

1.Rajendra Sanam is related to which of the following sports?(A)Disc Throwing(B)Kabaddi(C)Archery(D)Polo(E)None of them 2.According to a special edition issue of UNICEFs flagship ‘The State of the World’s Children’ released recently , the national mortality rate in India has come down from 117 in 1990 to ____ in 2007?(A)54(B)58(C)72(D)89(E)100 3.In context with Indian Navy , what

Quiz 271: Indian History For Civil Services Examination

1.Consider the following statements: 1. The charter act of 1813 allowed the Christian missionaries to spread their religious ideas in India. 2. The East India Company , for the first time acknowledged the state responsibility for promotion of Education IndiaWhich among the above statements are correct ?(A)1 only(B)2 only(C)1 & 2 Both(D)neither 1 nor 2(

Quiz 270 Miscellaneous for All Examinations

1.On which of the following the weight of a person will be minimum ?(A)Venus(B)Mars(C)Moon(D)Mercury(E)Saturn 2.Who among the following is associated with a famous play Halla Bol ?(A)Amrita pritam(B)Jaspal Bhatti(C)Safdar Hashmi(D)Bhishm Sahni(E)Uma Shankar Joshi 3.Which among the following is the science dealing with Colors?(A)Optics(B)Chromatics(C)Ophthalmology(D)Otology(E)None of them 4.How Kumbh mela is organised in India?(A)Every 4 years at

Quiz 269: Current Awareness : For All Examinations

Here is the Print Version with Hints / Explanations of This Quiz 1.In which of the following fields Tyeb Mehta was known for ?(A)Science & Technology(B)Painting(C)Indian Classical Music(D)Architecture(E)Journalism 2.Who among the following is the first woman in India to head an State election commission?(A)Neela satyanarayan(B)Sudha Pillai(C)Rita Sinha(D)Leena Mehendale(E)None of them 3.Which among the following is

Quiz 268 : Recent Current Affairs Business & Economy

1.Recently which of the India’s investment companies has acquired a 12 percent stake acquisition in Bangalore International Airport Ltd?(A)Muthoot(B)Murugappa Group(C)GVK Industries Ltd.(D)Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group(E)None of them 2. Marking 25 years of active engagement between World Economic Forum (WEF Hq. Davos), recently at which of the following places, India Economic Summit was organized?(A)Bangalore(B)Hyderabad(C)Mumbai(D)New Delhi(E)Chennai

Quiz 267: Latest Current Affairs

1.The Expedition 21 (Expedition series) of NASA are related to which of the following ?(A)Space Tourism(B)Lunar Probes(C)Long Crew Flight to the International Space Station(D)Unmanned flight to the space(E)None of them 2.Who among the following is the chairman of National Commission on Farmers ?(A)Sharad Pawar(B)Man Mohan Singh(C)MS Swaminathan(D)P G Bhatol(E)None of them 3.Dr S B Sen

Quiz 266: International Current Affairs for Indian Administrative Services (October – November 2009)

1.Robert Enke who recently died was a famous football player of which of the following nations?(A)Brazil(B)Peru(C)Argentina(D)Uruguay(E)Germany 2.Recently Cabeus crater was in news. Where among the following locations is it located?(A)Arizona, USA(B)Moon(C)Mars(D)Jupiter(E)None of them 3.At which of the following place a recent summit of FOCAC (Forum on China Africa Cooperation) was held ?(A)Beijing(B)Addis Ababa(C)Cape town(D)Sharm al

Quiz 265 : Indian Polity and Constitution

1.”A rule of legislative procedure under which further debate on a motion can be stopped” is known in parliamentary terminology as__?(A)session(B)closure(C)resolution(D)de jure(E)none of them 2.In India whose among the following the salary is excepted from Income Tax?(A)Prime Minister(B)All Ministers(C)President(D)Speaker of Lok Sabha(E)None of them 3.January 26, 1957 is known for which of the following?(A)Second parliamentary

Quiz 264: General Awareness and Current Affairs

1.In which of the five year plan in India, the concept of Financial Inclusion was included for the first time?(A)9th Five Year Plan(B)10th Five Year Plan(C)11th Five Year Plan(D)8th Five Year Plan(E)2nd Five Year Plan 2.Who among the following headed the Government of India’s Committee on Financial Inclusion (January 2008) ?(A)Dr. Rakesh Mohan(B)Dr. C Rangrajan(C)Mrs.

Quiz 263 : Latest Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.Jenson Button is related to which of the following sports?(A)Horse Racing(B)Formula One Racing(C)Chess(D)Golf(E)Cricket 2.”South Talpatti Island” has been a disputed territory between which of the following neighbors?(A)India Myanmar(B)India Bangladesh(C)India Pakistan(D)Bangladesh Myanmar(E)India Sri Lanka 3.Which among the following is the regulator of Commodity markets in India?(A)Reserve Bank of India(B)Multi Commodity Exchange(C)Securities and Exchange Bureau of India(D)Forward

Quiz 262: Current Awareness: National & International for Indian Administrative Services Examinations

Note: All Questions are very Important 1.In which of the following category the prestigious Annie Awards are given annually?(A)Pop Music(B)Animated Films(C)Promotion of French Culture(D)Drama & Musical Theatre(E)None of them 2.Which among the following is also called as UN Nuclear Watchdog?(A)Arms Control Association(B)United Nations Atomic Energy Commission(C)International Atomic Energy Agency(D)Institute of Nuclear Materials Management(E)None of them

Quiz 261 : Indian Geography

Directions for Questions 1-7: Please study the map given below and Answer the questions 1.The above map, the places indicated by numbers are __________?(A)State Capitals(B)Hills(C)Mountain Ranges(D)Lakes(E)Biosphere Reserves 2.The biosphere reserve denoted by No. 1 is known as ____?(A)Nameri(B)Nandadevi(C)Dudhwa(D)Betla(E)None of them 3.What is the name of the biosphere reserve/ National park denoted at 12?(A)Jom Corbett National

Quiz 260: Money, Banking & Finance

1.We have studied that service tax in India made its debut in 1994. Which among the following services were not covered when service tax was imposed for the first time in India? (more than one options)(A)Stock broker(B)General insurance(C)Advertising Agencies(D)Telephone(E)Courier Agencies 2.As per the budget 2008-2009 announcements, the small service providers whose turnover is less than

Quiz 259: Indian History

1.The battle of Aliwal was fought between which of the following?(A)English and Marathas(B)English and Nawab of Awadh(C)English and Sikhs(D)English and Tipu Sultan(E)English and Mahad ji Scindhia 2.Who among the following assumed the title of Islam Shah Suri, ?(A)Shershah Suri(B)Jalal Khan(C)Firuz Shah Suri(D)Ibrahim Khan Suri(E)None of them, 3.Kavi Vatsal was a title assumed by a king

Quiz 258: Current Affairs-Business Economy (Level Civil Services)

1.In context to Doha Trade negotiations, India & other developing countries are keen on liberalization of MODE IV of supply of GATS. Which among the following relates to MODE-IV?(A)Cross border trade, (B)Consumption abroad (C)Commercial presence (D)Presence of natural persons (E)None of the above 2.President Mohammed Nasheed was recently in news. He is President of _____?(A)Malaysia(B)Maldives(C)Mauritius(D)Indonesia(E)None

Quiz 257: General Awareness for All Examinations

1.’Hari Om Ashram Trust’ award is given by which of the following organizations in India ?(A)Indian Council of Agriculture Research(B)Indian Council for Cultural Relations(C)Indian Council of Social Science Research(D)Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun(E)None of themView List of ICAR AwardsUGC National Hariom Trust Awards 2.Who among the following is the chief of Border

Quiz 256: Indian Polity and Constitution for Civil Services Examination

1.Consider the following statements and bring out the only wrong statement?(A)Official language of Jammu & Kashmir is Urdu(B)Prime Minister is the functional head of the government(C)Advocate General is the legal advisor to the state government provided by constitution(D)The decision of the Speaker is final weather a bill is or not is a money bill(E)Rajya Sabha

Quiz 255: Economic Awareness for Bank Examinations

GKToday’s Quiz 255: Economic Awareness for Bank Examinations with questions on National Population Stabilization, First Industrial Policy, Sick Industrial Companies Act of 1985, EXIT POLICY 1992.

Quiz 254 : Miscellaneous GK for All Examinations

GKToday’s Quiz 254 : Miscellaneous GK for All Examinations with questions on Cacher Levy, In the Afternoon of Time, Pingali Venkaya, smallest states in India Area and Population wise

Quiz 252: General Knowledge for All Examinations

GKToday’s Quiz 252: General Knowledge for All Examinations with questions on Maurya Kings and contemporary Travelers/ Ambassadors, Dumdum Fever, United Nations, Shiva Crater, International Rice Research center