Quiz 209: GK for SSC-CGL Examinations

1. Whch among the following are called scavengers of ecosystems?
[A] Bacteria
[B] Fungi & Bacteria
[C] Algae, Fungi & Bacteria
[D] None of the above

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2. The name of Karl Landsteiner is associated with the discovery of which of the following ?
[A] Human Endocrine System
[B] Human Blood Groups
[C] Vitamin B Group
[D] Proteins

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3. Theory of natural selection was proposed by ?
[A] Mendel
[B] Darwin
[C] Lamarck
[D] Karl Landsteiner

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4. There is no evidence of cultivation of which among the Barley , Sugarcane, Rice & Field pea at any of the sites of the Indus valley ?
[A] Sugarcane, Rice & Field pea
[B] Rice & Field pea
[C] Sugarcane Only
[D] Rice only

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5. Evidence of a game which was very similar to chess was found at which of the following sites at Indus valley civilization?
[A] Harappa
[B] Lothal
[C] Mohen Jo dero
[D] Kalibangan

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6. Bhogagamas were villages given by the Kings to his favorites in Pre Maurya Period particularly Purohitas (Priests) or some Setties (Big Merchants) for the purpose of __________?
[A] Revenue collection
[B] administration
[C] Enjoyment
[D] Taxation

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7. Gandhar art is a combination of ____________ ?
[A] Indian Style + Greek Style
[B] Greek Style + Kushan Style
[C] Indian Style + Kushan Style
[D] Indian Style + Persian Style

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8. Satyagraha was started by Gandhi ji in 1919 to protest against the _____________?
[A] Salt Law
[B] Rowlatt Act
[C] Act of 1909
[D] Act of 1919

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9. Who had became a member of the Brahmo Samaj in 1856 and founded his own breakaway “Brahmo Samaj of India” in 1866?
[A] Dwijendranath Tagore
[B] Kesab Chander Sen
[C] Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
[D] Raja Ram Mohan Roy

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10. Which among the following is a correct definition of Dollarization?
[A] when the inhabitants of a country use US dollars in parallel to or instead of the domestic currency
[B] when the inhabitants of a country use only US Dollars instead of a domestic currency
[C] when the inhabitants of a country use foreign currency in parallel to or instead of the domestic currency
[D] None of the above

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  • hemant([email protected])
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    Q19 Please note that the Qazigund-Banihal rail tunnel(11 Km) is largest in India and second largest in Asia (20-km Wushaoling tunnel in Gansu, northwest China. out of the 11 km long tunnel, the work on eight km – four and a half km from Banihal side and three and a half km from Qazigund side-has been completed so far while the entire tunnel is scheduled to be completed by December 2010

  • Ram
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    Dear frnd,
    try to get difference between longest and largest, like nile and amazon

  • Anonymous
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    longest is nile…..because of the length of main nile river and largest is amazon because it has the maximum water flow ( volum wise)

  • Ricky
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    Sir I think Answer to Q 3 is agriculture(Science) and not peace.

  • Anonymous
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    No, it is nobel peace prize, not science.

  • Anonymous
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    wat d hell, whatever given is correct, they r not fools, no need to argue……..its all coool!
    r'a'g'g'y'

  • Anonymous
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    World's leading handset manufacturer, Nokia has launched its take-back campaign in Chennai on the occasion of World Environment Day on June 5.Why we have mentioned it as Hyderabad?Pls correct me if I m wrong.Thnx for other imp Questions

  • Anonymous
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    World's leading handset manufacturer, Nokia has launched its take-back campaign in Chennai……plz visit http://www.india-server.com/news/nokia-take-back-campaign-in-chennai-7497.html