Quiz 297 : General Knowldge Basic For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)India’s National Animal : Panthera tigris
(B)India’s National Bird : Pavo cristasus
(C)India’s National Fruit : Mangifera indica
(D)India’s National Tree : Ficus bengalensis
(E)All matched correctly

2.Which among the following months of Indian Calendar are placed in correct order ?
(B)Chaitra – Sravana-Bhadrapada-Pausha
(C)Chaitra -Baishakha – Pausha -Ashada
(D)Chaitra -Baisakha – Kartika – Ashvina
(E)Chaitra – Jyeshtha -Shravan -Ashadha

3.How many biosphere reserves of India have been recognized on the world Network of Biosphere Reserves?

4.Which among the following area in India has the largest number of endemic plant species?
(A)Himalayan Region
(B)Malabar Region
(C)Gangetic Plains
(D)Western Ghats
(E)Eastern Ghats

5.Bring out the Incorrectly matched pair:
(A)Chandertal Wetland – Himchal Pradesh
(B)Pangong Tsar – Jammu & Kashmir
(C)Kolleru Wetland – Karnataka
(D)Pichola Lake – Rajasthan
(E)Astamadi – Kerala

6.In which of the following states in India is located Arid Forces Research Institute?
(E)None of them

7.Which among the following is commonly found in Gulf of Kutch, Gulf of Mannar, Andaman & Nicobar islands, & Lakshadweep?
(A)Marshy areas
(B)Coral Reefs
(C)Deep water Marine Ecosystems
(D)Mangrove vegetation
(E)None of them

8.Which among the following is the largest and broadest river of south India ?

9.Sabarimala in kerala is a famous place devoted to ________?
(E)None of them

10.Which among the following rivers water Maharastra ?
(A)Godavari & Bhima
(B)Krishna & Bhima
(C)Godavari, Mandovi and Bhima
(D)Godavari, Bhima & krishna
(E)Mandovi, Godavari & Krishna

11.The following places represent the contemporary 4 Dhamas of Hindu Pilgrimage in India?
(A)Badrinath -Kedarnath – Amarnath – Vaishnodevi
(B)Badrinath – Kedarnatrh – Gangotri – Yamunotri
(C)Badrinath – Kedarnath – Rameshwaram – Puri
(D)Badrinath -Rameshwaram -Puri -Dwarka
(E)Badrinath -Kedarnath -Puri – rameshwaram

12.In which year legislative council of Tamilnadu was abolished?

13.Which among the following was raised in India to assist police in controlling civil disturbance and communal riots?
(A)Rapid Action Force
(B)National Security Guards
(C)Home guards
(D)Shasastra Seema Bal
(E)Ardhsainik Bal

14.Bring out the incorrectly matched pair ?
(A)Baira Siul Project : Himachal Pradesh
(B)Solal Project – Jammu & Kashmir
(C)Tanakur Project – Uttar Pradesh
(D)Teesta project – Sikkim
(E)Koel Karo Project – Bihar

15.The MIG series of Super fighters have come to India from which of the following ________ ?
(E)None of them

16.With which of the following regions NEPAD is related to ?
(A)Western Asia
(B)central Asia
(D)Latin America
(E)Middle East

17.Which among the following is incorrectly matched?
(A)Thyagaraja Festival – Andhra Pradesh & Tamilnadu
(B)Mahamastakabhisheka- Karnataka & Andhra Pradesh
(C)Pooram – Kerala
(D)Teej- Rajasthan & Madhya Pradesh
(E)All matched correctly

18.Which among the following news service in India offers its services in Hindi through” Bhasha” ?
(E)None of them

19.Bring out the incorrect match:
(A)Xinhua – China
(B)United Press International – England
(C)Norsk Press Service – Norway
(D)Anadol Ajansi – Ankara
(E)All matched correctly

20.Puerto Rico Trench is located in which of the following oceans?
(E)None of them

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  • rahul

    fantabulous is the word for all your effort…….really helpful.


  • Anonymous

    biosphere reserves in india that are recognized on the world Network of Biosphere Reserves==7 not 4


    no… it is 7 presently…
    as said in the addiditional points given in
    the link it is 7 as 3 were added in 2009.
    refer the UNESCO website also..http://www.unesco.org/mab/doc/brs/apa.pdf
    it,s unesco's official website

    Hats off to ur efforts suresh sir.. its been great to note tat u have updated tis info very aptly, which i cdnt find in any other site…

  • Anonymous

    grt effort.thnx…..

  • deepu