Quiz 28: Basic General Knowledge

1. In which among the following years, TADA was enacted?
[A] 1983
[B] 1984
[C] 1985
[D] 1990

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2. The” Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs” is headed by whom among the following?
[A] Finance Minister
[B] Commerce Minister
[C] Prime Minister
[D] Cabinet Secretary

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3. In which among the following years, RMS Titanic sank?
[A] 1911
[B] 1912
[C] 1913
[D] 1914

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4. Consider the following statements:
1. Bureau of Indian Standards was set up as a statutory organization under the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 1986
2. Bureau of Indian Standards had taken over the assets and liabilities of the Indian Standards Institution (ISI) that came into existence in 1947.
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 & 2 are correct
[D] Both 1 & 2 are incorrect

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5. Consider the following states:
1. Uttarakhand
2. Nagaland
3. Sikkim
4. Mizoram
Which among the above have recently declared their intent to go for 100% organic farming?
[A] 1
[B] 1 & 2
[C] 1, 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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6. In which year, India and the United States established a Joint Working Group on Counter-terrorism?

[A] 1998
[B] 1999
[C] 2000
[D] 2002

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7. Punjab J-34 is the variety of which among the following crops in India?
[A] Cotton
[B] Wheat
[C] Rice
[D] Sugar cane

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8. In which year, Afghanistan was added to SAARC?
[A] 2004
[B] 2005
[C] 2006
[D] 2007

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9. In which year, Mohammad Bin Qasim invaded India?
[A] 688 A.D
[B] 712 A.D
[C] 765 A.D
[D] 812 A.D

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10. The “Mid Day Meal Scheme” is a scheme for school children lunch, being implemented by which among the following ministries/ departments?
[A] Ministry of Education
[B] Ministry of Human Resource Development
[C] Ministry of women and child development
[D] Department of Food & Public Distribution

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  • mk
    Reply

    thanx sir…
    Pakistan president was bit interesting.. :)

  • shashi dwivedi
    Reply

    sir which is the largest public sector undertaking in india
    RAILWAY
    OR
    TELICOMMUNICATION

  • vineet
    Reply

    it’s railway.(class 9-NCERT(Economics))

  • riya
    Reply

    sir why revolt of 1857 is called with different names

  • vJ Rathore
    Reply

    Nyce And prfact Gyan Jyoti!

  • Kiran
    Reply

    sir which is the largest and longest Railway in the world

  • mohit
    Reply

    sir why did french revolution start

    • yo yo honey singh

      because of increased prices of bread and other goods

  • k.Upendra
    Reply

    Sir which is the largest continent in the world

    • APURV

      if Russia is consired in asian continent then asia is the largest and viz with europe