GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 458: Indian Economy For Civil Services

1.Consider the following statements: 1. 14 major dairying states account for more than 90% of India’s Milk Production 2. National Dairy Plan was launched to improve the quality of Milch animals in these 14 states Which among the above statements is / are correct?(A)Only 1 is correct(B)Only 2 is correct(C)Both 1 and 2 are correct(D)Neither

Quiz 457 : General Knoweldge For All Examinations

1.Gold Coast Crown colony was established in Sub-Saharan Africa in 1864 and it got its independence in 1957, thus becoming the first Sub-Saharan free country. What is the name of this country ?(A)Burkina Faso(B)Togo(C)Ghana(D)Mali2.Recently “Surena II” was unveiled in Iran. What is Surena II?(A)A Missile(B)A Nuclear Reactor(C)A Defense Laboratory(D)A Humanoid Robot3.Aircraft carrier admiral gorashkov is

Quiz 456 – Indian Economy for Civil Services Examinations

1.Which among the following commodity come under the preview of Open Market Sale Scheme of the Government of India to maintain a minimum buffer stock for meeting the unforeseen exigencies like drought, flood and other natural calamities and also for providing food grains required for Public Distribution System and the other food grain based welfare

Quiz 454 : GK for Bank PO and Other Examinations

1.How many currencies are used in the Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) that is both trade and export weighted indicator?(A)6(B)15(C)26(D)362.Which among the following statement is NOT correct about the Reserve Bank of India?(A)RBI resumes the responsibility of meeting directly all the reasonable demands for accommodation(B)RBI holds the Cash Reserves of the Banks(C)RBI is an organ

Quiz 453: GK for All Examinations

1.Which among the following correctly described the plot of the Indian Play Mudra Rakshasha?(A)Conflicts between Demons (Rakshasha) and Gods (Deva)(B)Romantic Love story of a demon and a princess(C)Story of a young Arya Man and a Court Dancer(D)Intrigues at the time of accession of Chandragupta Maurya2.Which among the following countries dominated in the Mocha Coffee trade

Quiz 452 : GK for Bank PO Examinations

1.What does the following graph refer to ________? (A)Repo Rate(B)Reverse Repo Rate(C)Cash Rerserve Ratio(D)Interest Rates on Deposits2.A person is not satisfied with the decision taken by “Banking Ombudsman”. Who will be the next appellate authority for him / her to approach to_______?(A)Governor of RBI(B)Deputy Governor of RBI(C)RBI Local Boards(D)Chairman of the concerned Bank3.In which of

Quiz 451: GK & Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.”Birdie” and “Eagle” are two terms related to which of the following sports?(A)Polo(B)Golf(C)Chess(D)Billiards2.Who among the following is known for starting the “Free Software movement” in September 1983 and GNU Project to develop software that would free users from the restrictive licenses imposed by software companies?(A)Georg C. F. Greve(B)Benjamin Mako Hill(C)Richard Stallman(D)Robert J. Chassell3.Who among the

Quiz 450: GK (Indian Economy) for Public Services Examinations

1.Consider the following:1. Disbursement of 32 % of the Net Bank Credit to Total Priority Sector 2. Disbursement of 18% of the Net Bank Credit to Agriculture Sector 3. Disbursement of 10% of the Net Bank Credit to SSIs (Small Scale industries)Which among the above targets have been fixed for the Foreign Banks Operating in

Quiz 449 : Current Affairs for Bank Clerical Examinations

1.Which among the following circuit is not marketed in the international tourism market as a Buddhist Circuit in India?(A)Golden Triangle(B)Aurangabad Heritage Corridor(C)Bhubaneswar-Puri- Konark Triangle(D)Dharankota – Amravati – Nagarjunakonda Triangle2.Which among the following grants the Nobel Prize in Literature?(A)Nobel Foundation(B)Swedish Academy(C)Norwegian Nobel Committee(D)Government of Sweden3.Mizoroki-Heck reaction which was recently in the news, is catalyzed by which

Quiz 448: Indian History for Public Service Examinations

1.Which of the following Chinese pilgrim gives account of the First Gupta Ruler?(A)Fa Hien(B)Huen Tsang(C)Itsing(D)None of them2.In which of the following clans Chandragupta I was married into?(A)Vakataka(B)Licchhvi(C)Naga(D)Ikswaku3.We find the coins of a very less known prince called Kacha. Kacha is considered to have been from which of the following dynasties?(A)Vakataka(B)Saatvahna(C)Gupta(D)Kushana4.Bring out the only incorrect statement:(A)National

Quiz 447: Finance Business & Economy Current Affairs for Bank PO Exams

1.Many a times we read in the financial newspapers about a term “Derivative”. In this context, consider the following statements: 1. A derivative is an instrument which is settled at a Future Rate only. 2. The Value of this instrument gets derived from the change of the Interest Rates & Foreign Exchange Rates 3. In

Quiz 446: General Studies for Public Service Examinations

1.In which of the following Buddhist councils, the Buddhism was divided into Sthaviravada and second Mahasamghikas?(A)First Budhdist Council(B)Second Buddhist Council(C)Third Buddhist Council(D)Fourth Buddhist Council2.The setting up of which of the following is NOT mentioned in constitution?(A)Finance Commission(B)Lok Sabha Secretariat(C)Election Commission(D)National Human Rights Commission3.Pravarasena-I is said to have performed all the seven sacrifices, viz. Agnistoma ,

Quiz 445: Current Events and General Awareness

1.Year 2011 has been officially designated by the United Nations as which one of the following?(A)International Year of Biotechnology(B)International Year of Space Science(C)International Year of Chemistry(D)International Year of Physics2.The Transits of Venus are one of the rarest of predictable astronomical phenomena and currently occur in a pattern that repeats every 243 years with pairs of

Quiz 444: General Studies All Subjects

1.Astapradan was a council of Minister of which among the following ?(A)Gupta Administration(B)Chola Administration(C)Maratha Administration(D)Rajput administration2.Who among the following was the first writer to use Urdu as a medium of poetic Expression?(A)Amir Khusaru(B)Mirza Ghalib(C)Bahadur Shah Zafar(D)Faiz 3.Consider the following: Assertion(A) : The battle of Khanwa was certainly more decisive and significant than the first Battle

Quiz 443 : General Studies For Public Service Examinations

1.”Bengal Desi” is a Hybrid variety of which of the following crops?(A)Jute(B)Cotton(C)Seasame(D)Gram2.Bring out the only incorrect statement:(A)Maximum Jute Mills in India are in West Bengal(B)Maximum Jute Mills in India are in Cooperative Sector(C)Maximum Wool produced in India is of Carpet Grade(D)Maximum woolen units in decentralized sector in India are in Punjab3.Under which of the following

Quiz 442: General Knoweldge for All Examinations

1.Out of the 15 members of the United Nations Security Council, assent of how many is required to make a decision?(A)5 Permanent & 5 Non-Permanent Members(B)5 Permanent & 8 Non-Permanent Members(C)5 Permanent & 4 Non-Permanent Members(D)5 Permanent & 2 Non-Permanent Members2.Who among the following is the chairman of the High Level Committee (HLC) to look

Quiz 441: Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will be India’s chief Guest at the Republic Day 2011. He is president of which of the following countries?(A)Malaysia(B)Indonesia(C)Singapore(D)Vietnam2.Vitali Klitschko is related to which of the following sports?(A)Golf(B)Boxing(C)WWF Wrestling(D)Athletics3.Which among the following is number 1 brand of India has per the recent Economic Times Brand Equity Survey 2010 ?(A)Nokia Mobile Phones(B)Colgate(C)Lux(D)Dettol4.Which of

Quiz 440: General Knoweldge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following Mughal Emperor was also known as “Ali Gauhar”?(A)Bahadur Shah Zafar(B)Shah Aalam II(C)Muhammad shah(D)Aurangzeb2.Consider the following statements: 1. Finance bills of the second class don’t involve expenditure from Consolidated Fund of India2. Finance bills of the second class can be introduced without prior permission of President of IndiaWhich among the following is

Quiz 439: General Studies

1.Which among the following is the correct distance from the coast is known as Territorial waters?(A)20 Nautical Miles(B)30 Nautical Miles(C)12 Nautical Miles(D)15 Nautical Miles 2.The concept of Judicial Review in the Constitution of India is borrowed from which of the following?(A)USSR(B)USA(C)Japan(D)Switzerland 3.The Constitution of India gives a right to audience in all courts of India,

Quiz 438: General Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.In September 2010, Reserve Bank of India cancelled the license of Anyonya Co-operative Bank Ltd, India’s oldest co-operative bank. Where this co-operative bank was established in 1889?(A)Mumbai(B)Vadodara(C)Bhopal(D)Lucknow 2.As per the announcement made in the Annual Policy Statement 2010-11, The Reserve Bank of India has constituted an Expert Committee for studying the advisability of granting new

Quiz 437: General Studies for UPSC Civil Services Examination

1.Consider the following: 1. Indian Institute of Management 2. Indian Institute of Technology 3. Indian Institute of Information Technology 4. Indian Institute of Handloom TechnologyIn which of the following states, all of above are located?(A)West Bengal(B)Tamil Nadu(C)Uttar Pradesh(D)Madhya Pradesh 2.Tangaliya shawl , a unique weaving style has been given GI (Geographical Indications) recognition by the

Quiz 436: General Knowledge & Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.In which year Indian Railway was nationalized?(A)1950(B)1951(C)1956(D)1955 2.Which among the following is the “Current ” TOP IT software and services exporter in India ?(A)TCS(B)Infosys(C)Wipro(D)HCL Technologies 3.Which among the following sector uses maximum commercial energy in India?(A)Household sector(B)Agriculture(C)Industries(D)Transport 4.What is the current number of High Courts in India?(A)17(B)18(C)21(D)22 5.Konkan Railway Corporation (KR) was formed on July

Quiz 435: Current Affairs & General Knowledge for All Examinations

1.Who among the following India born “Political Theorists” has been recently (July 2010) named as one of Britain’s “Greatest Political Philosophers” of the 20th century by the prestigious Political Studies Association ?(A)Naresh Dadhich(B)Pratap Bhanu Mehta(C)Bhikhu Parekh(D)Satyabrata Rai Chowdhuri2.Who among the following have been allocated a site at Jaitapur, Maharastra to build a nuclear plant ?(A)Americans(B)British(C)French(D)Russians3.Who

Quiz 434: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is correct term for North Korea ?(A)Republic of Korea(B)Democratic Republic of Korea(C)Kingdom of Korea(D)Communist Republic of Korea2.Turmeric belongs to the same family of plants , from which one of the following belongs?(A)Radish(B)Ginger(C)Onion(D)Clove 3.In which year , United Nations General Assembly voted to establish 2 October as the International Day of Non-Violence.?(A)2004(B)2005(C)2006(D)20074.Which

Quiz 433: General Knoweldge for All Examinations

1.In which state is located the “Amausi Airport” ? (A)Kerala(B)Tamil Nadu(C)Andhra Pradesh(D)Uttar PradeshNew Names of Some Airports2.What is the current number of SBI’s associate Banks?(A)Four(B)Five(C)Six(D)Seven3.In which of the following fields Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Award is given?(A)Technology(B)Social Service(C)Agriculture(D)Literature4.What is the number of indicators in the newly launched Multi-dimensional Poverty Index (MPI) ?(A)8(B)9(C)10(D)11 5.Who among the following

Quiz 432: GK & Current Affairs for All Examinations

1.Recently 41st NSS Foundation Day was celebrated. What is the correct full form of NSS?(A)National Social Service(B)National Service Scheme(C)National Students Society(D)National Service Students2.Recently , INHS Asvini, the tertiary care teaching hospital of the Indian Navy moved into the Diamond Jubilee year on September 18. INHS is the oldest and the largest hospital of the armed

Quiz 431: Current Affairs October 2010, For Bank Clerical Examinations

1.What is the total number of Landlocked Developing Countries in the World ?(A)28(B)33(C)28(D)412.Who among the following has been included in a 19-member group of notables that will assist the UK government in preparing business strategies and highlight priorities for the British economy?(A)Nandan Nilkeni(B)Ratan Tata(C)N. R. Narayana Murthy(D)Azim Premji3.Dr. P Rama Rao Committee is related to

Quiz 430: General Awareness and Current Affairs for All Examinations

1.Recently, the “Blue Baby Syndrome” or “methemoglobinemia” has been making news as an environmentally caused Children’s health issue. In this disease, the infant’s blood is unable to carry enough oxygen to body cells and tissue. It was published in some research papers that the ground water with large concentrations of one of the following salts

Quiz 429: Indian History Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.On February 3, 1882, the British Government of India appointed an Indian Education Commission 1882, with a view to enquire into the working of the existing System of Public Instruction and further extension of that system on popular basis. Who among the following was the chairman of this commission?(A)H P Jacob(B)C Pearson(C)G E Ward(D)W.W. Hunter

Quiz 428: GK for All Examinations

1.Which among the following country is considered to be the Origin of Coffee Plant?(A)Vietnam(B)Brazil(C)Peru(D)Ethiopia 2.Bring out the sea which has no coastline?(A)White Sea(B)Tasmanian Sea(C)Sargasso Sea(D)Japan Sea 3.Il Leone d’Oro or Golden Lion is the highest prize given to a film at which of the following film festivals?(A)Shanghai Film Festival(B)Venice Film Festival(C)Locarno Film Festival(D)Vienna International Film