GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 518 : GK for Civil Services Examination (Mock Test Series)

This Quiz is part of Our Mock Test Series for Civil Services Examination 20111. Parts of the Pink and White Terraces, which were thought to have been completely destroyed by a violent volcanic eruption in 1886, were rediscovered recently. In which country is located the “Pink and White Terraces”?(A)New Zealand(B)Australia(C)Canada(D)Indonesia2. Consider the following statements: 1. […]

Quiz 517 : General Studies for Civil Services (Mock Test Series)

This Quiz is part of Our Mock Test Series for Civil Services Examination 20111. Indian troops have been conducting the joint exercises “EKUVERIN” with which among the following neighbors?(A)Nepal(B)Maldives(C)Sri Lanka(D)Indonesia The Indo-Maldivian troops joint exercise “EKUVERIN” were conducted from 18-30 October, 2009 at the Rohideshwar Camp off Belgaum city. Further, India-Maldives Joint Coast Guard Exercises, […]

Quiz 516 : Questions from 2011 Mock Test Series for Civil Services

This Quiz is part of Our Mock Test Series for Civil Services Examination 20111. Which among the following is the major marine food export item of India ?(A)Frozen Fish(B)Frozen Shrimp(C)Frozen Crabs(D)Cephalopods The major marine food export item of India is Frozen shrimp accounting for 42% of Total dollar earnings. Fish comes next with 38% share. […]

Quiz 515 : General Knoweldge for UPSC Examinations

This Quiz is part of Our Mock Test Series for Civil Services Examination 20111. The Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) is commonly known as _______?(A)Foot & Mouth Disease(B)Mad Cow Disease(C)Fog fever(D)Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease 2. The 40+9 recommendations are related to which among the following organizations/ bodies?(A)Global Task Force on Implications and Policy(B)Financial Action Task Force(C)G-20(D)Global Task Force […]

Quiz 514 : General Studies

Part of Mock Test Series for CSE 20111. Consider the following categories of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: 1. VU2. EN3. CR4. EWWhich among the following is the correct order of the categories showing increasing threat to the species in these categories ?(A)1, 2, 3, 4(B)2, 1, 3, 4(C)1, 3, 2, 4(D)4, 1, […]

Quiz 513 : For General Studies Civil Services (Prelims)

1. Consider the following statements: 1. The Article 355 of constitution of India makes it the duty of the Central Government to protect the states from internal disturbance. 2. Armed Forces Special Powers Act was enacted keeping in view the mandate of Article 355 of Constitution of India3. Only Central Government can declare any area […]

Quiz 512 : General Studies for Civil Services Examinations

1. The Indian Government has conducted the “Operation Safe Homecoming” to evacuate and bring home the Indian nationals from which among the following disturbed countries of the Middle East / Africa in 2011?(A)Egypt(B)Libya(C)Tunisia(D)Bahrain 2. The natural Pacemaker in the Human Heart is located in the SA node which is present in which among the following […]

Quiz 511 : Current Affairs

1. Which of the following country was the host of First Asian Yoga Championship held recently?(A)Thailand(B)Cambodia(C)Vietnam(D)Laos 2. Which among the following is the top dividend paying company of India, as per a study done by Economic Times?(A)ONGC(B)TCS(C)ITC(D)IOC 3. What does the Canada India Research U. S refer to ?(A)A Business forum(B)A nuclear Reactor(C)A scientific research […]

Quiz 510 : General Studies for Civil Services Examinations

1. Which among the following is studied under ” fulminology”?(A)Sudden changes in atmosphere(B)Lightning(C)Cloudbursts(D)Volcanic Eruptions 2. Consider the following statements: 1. In India, both the Exit Polls as well as Opinion Polls have been banned till the last phase of any elections is over. 2. The ban has been implemented after an amendment to Representation of […]

Quiz 509 : Basic General Awareness for All Examinations

1. Consider the following statements: 1. Anti-collision device (ACD) Network is patented by Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. 2. Anti-collision device (ACD) uses Global Positioning System for its work Which among the above statements is / are correct?(A)Only 1 is true(B)Only 2 is true(C)Both are true(D)Neither is true2. Which among the following is not a Nonpermanent […]