Quiz 19: Basic General Knowledge

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1. Agricultural Income Tax revenue goes to which of the following governments in India?

[A] State Governments
[B] Central Government
[C] Collected by State Governments , delivered to Central Government
[D] Collected by Central Government, delivered to State Governments

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2. The term “Round Revolution” is related to which among the following?

[A] Potato
[B] Egg
[C] Fish
[D] Brinjal

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3. In which year, Planning Commission was established in India?

[A] 1950
[B] 1951
[C] 1952
[D] 1955

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4. In which among the following years, Sabarmati Ashram was established by Mahatma Gandhi?

[A] 1910
[B] 1912
[C] 1915
[D] 1917

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5. A no-confidence motion against the Union Government can be initiated in which among the following ?

[A] ONLY Lok Sabha
[B] ONLY Rajya Sabha
[C] Either Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha
[D] ONLY Lok Sabha with prior consent of President

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6. The deity in most of the Chola temples was__?

[A] Vishnu
[B] Shiva
[C] Brahma
[D] Krishna

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7. In which among the following metals, largest number of coins were issued in Gupta Era?

[A] Gold
[B] Silver
[C] Copper
[D] Brass

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8. Sarnath, is related to which among the following events in the life of Buddha?

[A] First Sermon
[B] Last Sermon
[C] Mahaparinibbana
[D] Dhammachakkapavattana

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9. The grasslands called “Pampas” are found in which among the following regions?

[A] South Africa
[B] South America
[C] Australia
[D] Europe

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10. Which among the following can be measured with Anemometer?

[A] Water Velocity
[B] Wind Velocity
[C] Relative Humidity
[D] Absolute Humidity

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