GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 498 : For Civil Services Examination 2011

1.Dalai Lama is the temporal head of which among the following subschools of Tibetan Buddhism?(A)Nyingmapa(B)Kagyupa(C)Sakyapa(D)Gelugpa 2.Consider the following statements regarding the GMO (Genetically Modified Organisms) and LMO (Living Modified Organism): 1. GMO are essentially dead , while the LMO are alive and can grow2. GMO are patentable, while LMO are not patentable 3. GMO are […]

Quiz 497 : General Knoweldge For All Examinations

1 . Which among the following ministries of India was recently making news for its controversial Go and no go policy ? (A) Ministry of Tourism (B) Ministry of Environment and Forests (C) Ministry of External Affairs (D) Ministry of Overseas Indians 2 . Which among the following pesticide was recently under controversies for its […]

Quiz 496: Current Awareness for All Competitive Examinations

1.Consider the following statements: 1. The Minimum Wage Act 1948 is implemented by the Department of Revenue of all the State Governments 2. The Minimum Wages are Fixed by the Central GovernmentWhich among the above statements is / are correct?(A)Only 1 is correct(B)Only 2 is correct(C)Both 1 & 2 is correct(D)Neither 1 nor 2 are […]

Quiz 495 : General Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.Which among the following is not a Major agri-export of India?(A)Marine Products(B)Cashew(C)Pulses(D)Cereals 2.At which of the following levels , Central Cooperative Banks are established in India?(A)District Level(B)State Level(C)Inter-state level(D)India Level 3.A Bank opened in Special Economic Zones in India comes under which among the following ?(A)International Banking(B)Domestic Banking(C)Offshore Banking(D)National banking 4.Which among the following is […]

Quiz 494: General Awareness for Public Services Examinations

1.The geosynchronous orbit, around the Earth with an orbital period that matches the Earth’s sidereal rotation period and allows the satellites to appear stationary, is directly above which among the following?(A)Tropic of Cancer(B)Equator(C)Tropic of Capricorn(D)North Pole or South Pole 2.IRNSS – India’s regional navigation satellite system, which is planned to be operational by 2013-14 will […]

Quiz 493: General Knoweldge For All Examinations

1.A Pincode that begins with 66, would refer to which among the following states?(A)Karnataka(B)Kerala(C)Andhra Pradesh(D)Tamil Nadu 2.After failure of which among the following movements, the Swaraj Party was formed?(A)Quit India Movement(B)Non-cooperation Movement(C)Civil disobedience Movement(D)Swadeshi Movement 3.Approval of which among the following is needed to draw funds from Consolidated Fund of India?(A)President(B)Parliament(C)Council of Minister(D)All of above […]

Quiz 492 : Finance, Business & Economy for Bank PO and Bank Officers Examinations

1.Society for worldwide Inter-bank Financial Telecommunication or SWIFT enables member banks to send funds and statements to each other. In 1977, it was created under the law of which among the following countries?(A)France(B)Sweden(C)Switzerland(D)Belgium 2.Which among the following is correct about the Vostro Account?(A)It is an account maintained by a foreign bank with a Bank in […]

Quiz 491: GK for Bank PO Examinations

1.Many insurance companies now a days sell the unit linked plans that safeguard the investment of the customer from market fluctuations, so that investments are protected in financially volatile times. The return in these policies are based upon the highest NAV. What does the NAV refer to ?(A)Nil Asset Variation(B)Net Asset Variation(C)Net Asset Value(D)New Asset […]

Quiz 490: General Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1.The Next Eleven Countries (N-11), as identified by the Goldman Sachs investment bank include mostly the following types of economy?(A)Developed Countries(B)Developing Countries(C)Least Developed Countries(D)None of them 2.The Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana is a scheme of Government of India under which among the following Ministries?(A)Ministry of Finance(B)Ministry of Rural Development(C)Ministry of Labour(D)Ministry of Industry 3.Which among […]

Quiz 489 : General Knoweldge For All Exams

1.India is the only country in the world which produces 5 distinct kinds of silk viz. Mulberry, Tasar, Oak Tasar, Eri and Muga silks. Out of them, which among the following set is called “Vanya Silks” or the “Eco-Friendly Green Silks” produced by the tribals from Central and North Eastern India?(A)Tasar, Eri and Muga(B)Mulberry, Tasar […]