GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 427: Finance, Business & Economy for Banking Examinations

1.Recently we read in the newspapers that the “European Systemic Risk Council” is proposed to be established which might be chaired by the President of the European Central Bank (ECB). ECB is the central bank of Eurozone which was established by the Treaty of Amsterdam in 1998. Where are the headquarters of ECB?(A)London(B)Rome(C)Frankfurt(D)Paris 2.In context

Quiz 426: Environment Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.Out of the 81,000 animal species so far described from India, Invertebrates have a lion’s share with about 68,000 organisms and microorganisms. In this context, consider the following: 1. Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 2. Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 3. Biological Diversity Act, 2002Which among the above emphasize(s) upon conservation of the Invertebrates?(A)1 only(B)2 only(C)3 only(D)2

Quiz 425: General Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.Which among the following organizations has taken up the agenda of “Business for Livelihood” for the year 2010-11?(A)Federation of Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)(B)Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)(C)Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)(D)Indian Merchants Chamber (IMC ) 2.Consider the following: 1. Reserve Bank of India 2. Insurance Regulatory Development Authority 3. Securities Exchange Board of

Quiz 424: Indian Economy Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.In which of the following segments of the aviation sector, 100 % FDI is permitted in India ? 1. Green Field Air Port Projects 2. Scheduled Air Transport Service 3. Non-Scheduled Air Transport Service(A)1 only(B)1 & 2 only(C)2 & 3 only(D)all of them 2.A non-banking finance company (NBFC) in India has to make some investments

Quiz 423: Geographical Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.In India, more than 1.5 million children under five continue to die each year as a result of acute diarrhoea. Recently the WHO (World Health Organization) had recommended a new ORS formula for the clinical management of diarrhoea. This new ORS includes the use of which of the following additional elements along with oral rehydration

Quiz 422: General Knowledge for All Examinations

1.Consider the following: 1. Non-align Movement2. Southeast Asia Treaty Organization3. Colombo Plan India has been a member of which of the above ?(A)1 only(B)1 & 3 only(C)1 & 2 only(D)all 1, 2, & 3 2.In which country is located International Potato Center?(A)Peru(B)Brazil(C)Colombia(D)Argentina 3.Which among the following is not included in the Primary Articles in the

Quiz 421: General Studies for Civil Services Examinations

1.Which among the following is one of the 8 missions of India’s National Action Plan of Climate Change which strictly adopts the expansion of Energy Conservation Building Code?(A)National Mission for Enhanced Energy Efficiency(B)National Mission on Sustainable Habitat(C)National Mission for Green India(D)National Solar Mission 2.Consider the following: 1. Central Government 2. State GovernmentsWhich among the above

Quiz 420 : General Knowledge For All Public Service Examinations

1.What is the number of synthetic elements in periodic Table?(A)18(B)20(C)22(D)24 2.Buckeyballs are basically the allotropes of _________?(A)Carbon(B)Sulfur(C)Phosphorus(D)Calcium 3.Which among the following allotropes of Oxygen is found in 6 phases under various pressures and temperatures?(A)Ozone(B)Tetra oxygen(C)Octaoxygen(D)None of them 4.Ekaboron was an element predicted by Mendeleev and he leaved a space for it in his Periodic Table.

Quiz 419: General Knoweldge For Public Services Examinations

1.In which of the following current countries, the Srebrenica Massacre took place?(A)Bosnia and Herzegovina(B)Croatia(C)Macedonia(D)Slovenia 2.Consider the following: 1. Government of India is now open towards the Tax Free infrastructure bonds2. Infrastructure Bonds are needed because in 12th plan Government wants to invest $500 Billion in the InfrastructureWhich among the above statements is /are correct?(A)1 only(B)2

Quiz 418 : General Studies for Civil Services Examinations

1.Which among the following city was originally planned as a replica of legendary city of Esfahan of Persia?(A)Hyderabad(B)Ahamadabad(C)Secundarabad(D)Aurangabad 2.Consider the following states: 1. Uttar Pradesh 2. Bihar 3. Rajasthan 4. West Bengal 5. Andhra Pradesh 3. How many states in the above group are having bicameral legislatures?(A)One(B)Two(C)Three(D)Four 4.Which among the following is the First University

Quiz 418: General Knowledge For Public Service Examinations

1.Which among the following index is available on Quarterly Basis?(A)WPI(B)CPI-IW(C)CPI-AL/RL(D)GDP Deflator 2.Consider the following statements: 1. CPI-IW (Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers ) is more sensitive to Food Items 2. WPI (Wholesale Price Index) is more sensitive to International Price Fluctuations in Crude Oil. Which among the above statements is/ are correct?(A)1 only(B)2 only(C)Both

Quiz 417: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is a major exports from India to Bhutan?(A)Electricity(B)Petroleum(C)Timber(D)Silk 2.The metals in which among the following groups are required in maximum quantities in a living organism?(A)Potassium, Manganese, Molybdenum, Calcium(B)Potassium, Molybdenum, Copper, Calcium(C)Pottassium,Sodium, Magnesium, Calcium(D)Sodium, Magnesium, Copper, Manganese 3.Which among the following protein is responsible for maintenance of osmotic pressure?(A)Beta macroglobulin(B)Gamma globulin(C)immunoglobulin(D)albumin 4.Which

Quiz 416: Indian History for Civil Services Examinations

1.During the integration and merger of states after India’s independence, the firman of which of the following rulers was rejected by the Government of India terming it a “legalistic claim of doubtful validity”?(A)Raja of Kashmir(B)Nizam of Hyderabad(C)Ruler of Travancore(D)Nawab of Junagarh Show Answer 2.Consider the following statements: 1. Demand for Linguistic states in India started

Quiz 415 : For Public Service Examinations

1.Which among the following is not correctly matched?(A)Third Schedule: Forms of oath(B)Sixth Schedule : Scheduled Areas of India(C)Seventh Schedule : Concurrent List(D)Ninth Schedule : Land & tenure Reforms 2.Which among the following acts, incorporated 11th Fundamental duty in Indian Constitution?(A)42nd Amendment Act(B)43rd Amendment Act(C)86th Amendment Act(D)89th Amendment Act 3.In which of the following case, the

Quiz 414: Current General Awareness for All Examinations

1.An Indian private company wants to invest in the Defense Sector in India. What is the investment limit by the Government of India on Indian Private Companies in Defense sector, subject to license?(A)26%(B)49%(C)73%(D)100% 2.bring out the incorrectly matched pair:(A)Manjit Dua – Table Tennis(B)Vandana Rao- Athletics(C) Mohammed Zulfiqaruddin – Basketball(D)Anjali Bhagwat – Shooting 3.Which of the

Quiz 413 : General Studies For Public Service Examinations

1.Who among the following annexed Anga to Magadha?(A)Chandragupta Maurya(B)Bimbisar(C)Asoka(D)Samudragupta 2.Which among the following is India’s 12th largest state in terms of Area?(A)Tamilnadu(B)West Bengal(C)Bihar(D)Arunachal Pradesh 3.As per the Census Data 2001, which among the following states is most literate among the given options?(A)Bihar(B)Jharkhand(C)Arunachal Pradesh(D)Jammu & Kashmir 4.Consider the following: 1. Bombay High Court2. Allahabad High court3.

Quiz 412: Current Affairs for Bank Clerical Examinations

Q 1.Which among the following ministers has been summoned by CBI in Shorabuddin Case?(A)Amit Shah(B)Bharat Shah(C)Narendra Modi(D)Biju Patnaik Q2.How much amount was finalized by cabinet committee for AADHAR Project? (A)3040 Crore(B)3040.01 Crore(C)3023.01 Crore (D)3023 Crore Q3.Which among the following states has secured top position in implementing NREGA for year 2009-10? (A)Sikkim(B)Arunachal Pradesh(C)Tripura(D)Maharashtra Q4.Which of the

Quiz 411: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.In which country is located “National Football Museum” which keeps FIFA collection?(A)Canada(B)Uruguay(C)England(D)Switzerland 2.Kazakhstan is a part of which of the following continental confederations recognized by FIFA?(A)Asian Football Confederation(B)Confederation Africaine de Football(C)Union of European Football Associations(D)None of them 3.From which country was first FIFA World Player of the year ?(A)Uruguay(B)Brazil(C)France(D)Germany 4.What is the Rank of Maharashtra

Quiz 410 : Current Affairs

1.The High court of which of the following states recently barred Nontax payers from filing Public Interest Litigations?(A)Haryana(B)Uttar Pradesh(C)Jharkhand(D)Chhattisgarh 2.What is the minimum number of employed people in India in case of a IT Mega project?(A)500(B)1000(C)1500(D)2000 3.Which of the following instituted have recently launched National Initiative for Patient Safety ?(A)Lady Hardinge Medical College(B)Post Graduate Institute

Quiz 409: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Recently we read in the newspapers that a dispute is going on between India and European Union. This dispute is related to seizure of Indian drugs by some European countries for alleged patent violations. India, as a reaction had dragged the European Union to WTO. India is supported on the fact that the $20-billion pharmaceutical

Quiz 408: General Awareness for Public Services Examinations

1.Bhutan, which we may call an ideal partner of India has the highest per capita income in South Asia. In 2007, Bhutan was the second fastest growing economy in the world, with an annual economic growth rate of 22.4 percent. Which among the following is a main reason behind this fact?(A)Bhutan enjoys a wise monarchy

Quiz 407: Basic General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is not correctly matched? (Location of some countries)(A)Benin – Western Africa(B)Botswana -Southern Africa(C)Uganda – Eastern Africa(D)Togo -Central Africa(E)all correctly matched 2.Which among the following is the only place in India, where Chinese Fishing Nets are used outside China?(A)Pondicherry(B)Kochi(C)Kolkata(D)Bhubneshwar(E)Veraval 3.Who among the following is the only Finance Minister of India who is

Quiz 406: GK for Bank PO Special Quiz

1.Now a days, we read about a new word in business called Crowdsourcing. Which among the following fits well as a definition of Crowdsourcing?(A)Crowdsourcing is to employ more and more people on low wages and get the work done in smaller units / parts(B)Crowdsourcing is to invite more and more people to join an organisation’s

Quiz 405: Latest Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.Who among the following is the former chairman of Union Carbide India Limited, who was recently convicted of causing death by negligence and sentenced to two years imprisonment and subsequently released on bail in the “Bhopal Tragedy” Case?(A)Keshub Mahindra(B)V.P. Gokhale(C)Kishore Kamdar(D)J. Mukund(E)S.P. Chowdhury 2.Recently, Saina Nehwal has won the Singapore Super series title on June

Quiz 404: Constitutional Awareness for Civil Services Aptitude Test 2011

1.In context with the Preamble of India, consider the following statements?1. The preamble which is a part of our constitution was borrowed from constitution of USA2. “Unity of the Nation” was replaced by “Unity and Integrity of the nation” by 42nd amendment act 3. 42nd amendment inserted the words “Liberty and Equality” Which among the

Quiz 403: General Knowledge For Public Service Examinations

1.Who among the following is considered to be the first member of the Sikh diaspora?(A)Maharaja Dalip Singh(B)Maharaja Sher Singh(C)Maharaja Nau Nihal Singh(D)Maharaja Kharak Singh(E)None of the above 2.Which of the following government nominated the Dano festival for inclusion in UNESCO’s global “Intangible Cultural Heritage” list, making it one of the first nomination for the new

Quiz 402: General Knowledge for All Examinations

1.Who among the following was the forces and head the Indian Army. ‘, STICKY, CAPTION, ‘More Details’);” onmouseout=”return nd();”>first Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army?(A)Rajendrasinhji Jadeja(B)Field Marshal K. M. Cariappa(C)General Satyawant Mallannah Shrinagesh(D)Premindra Singh Bhagat(E)None of them 2.What was the name of the famous pug who appeared in the “You & I” advertising

Quiz 401: Prep Quiz for New Learners

1.Khasi and Garo languages are mostly spoken in which of the following states of India?(A)Madhya Pradesh(B)Nagaland(C)Meghalaya(D)Tripura(E)Assam 2.In which year , Dakshin Gangotri, India’s first settlement in Antarctica got buried in Ice?(A)1986(B)1989(C)1990(D)1991(E)1993 3.In which year, Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was awarded Nobel Prize for Raman effect?(A)1926(B)1927(C)1928(D)1930(E)1931 4.Who among the following has written Identity and Violence: The

Quiz 400: General Science for Public Service Examinations

1.Biologists have been able to demonstrate the hearing and sound sensory mechanism through the acoustico-lateralis system in which of the following vertebrates ?(A)amphibians(B)snakes(C)fishes(D)birds(E)mammals 2.It has been demonstrated by the scientists that, certain wines such as Red Wine posses health benefits because they contain antioxidants, which work in the body as Free Radical Scavengers and slow

Quiz 399: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following agricultural products is India’s main import item?(A)Pulses(B)Oil Seeds(C)Sugar(D)Edible Oils(E)Coffee 2.Find out the correct location of McMurdo Dry Valleys the hyper saline water bodies on dry land?(A)Africa(B)Central Asia(C)North America(D)Europe(E)Antarctica 3. Damodar and Sone river valley and Rajmahal hills in the eastern India are depository of the______?(A)Cuddappa System Rocks(B)Dharwar System Rocks(C)Gondwana System Rocks(D)Vindhyan