Quiz 347: Miscellaneous for All Examinations

1.”Universal Access and Human Rights ” this was the theme for the following international Observances of 2009?
(A)Human Rights Day
(B)United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace,
(C)World Consumer Rights Day
(D)World AIDS Day
(E)Labour Day

2.Which of the following date signified attack on Pearl harbor by Japan?
(A)January 7, 1941
(B)December 20, 1941
(C)March 7, 1941
(D)December 7, 1941
(E)January 21, 1941

3.Who among the following cricketers was the first to score a century for the Indian Test cricket team in his Debut Test match ?
(A)Sunil Gawaskar
(B)Kapil Dev
(C)Lala Amarnath
(D)Nawab Pataudi
(E)None of them

4.For Lemurs, which among the following is a correct group to place in ?
(A)Rodents
(B)Primates
(C)Bats
(D)Sloths
(E)None of them

5.Which among the following temperature scale is based upon absolute zero?
(A)Celsius
(B)Fahrenheit
(C)Kelvin
(D)Rankine
(E)None of them

6.What is Vitruvian Man ?
(A)A fossil
(B)A sobriquet
(C)A book
(D)A painting
(E)A mythological character

7.The Conium plant is related to which of the following philosopher’s death?
(A)Aristotle
(B)Socrates
(C)Zarathushtra
(D)Plato
(E)None of them

8.Gathas are most sacred of the texts of which of the following faiths?
(A)Zoroastrianism
(B)Jainism
(C)Confucianism
(D)Buddhism
(E)Judaism

9.In context with Vedic culture, in which of the following categories will be kept Gopath?
(A)Upveda
(B)Brahman
(C)Aranyaka
(D)Upnishada
(E)vedanga

10.Ashtadhyayi, Mahabhasya & Nirkuta are related to which of the following ?
(A)Music
(B)Grammar
(C)Philosophy
(D)Music
(E)Astrology

11.Which among the following is known as first electronic amplification device.?
(A)Diode
(B)Triode Vaccum Tubes
(C)Vacuum Tubes
(D)bipolar transistors
(E)None of them

12.In which state is located TERLS?
(A)Andhra Pradesh
(B)Himachal Pradesh
(C)Kerala
(D)Tamilnadu
(E)Orissa

13.Which among the following is not a constitutional body in India? (BSNL JAO 2010)
(A)Planning Commission
(B)Interstate Council
(C)National Advisory Council
(D)Finance commission
(E)All of them are constitutional bodies

14.Which among the following is the focus of the 11th five year plan? (BSNL JAO 2010)
(A)mixed economy approach
(B)market based approach
(C)Inclusive growth
(D)capitalistic approach
(E)None of them

15.what is the normal temperature of human being on Kelvin scale? (RRB Allahabad 2009)
(A)290
(B)310
(C)300
(D)305
(E)305

16.How many arteries are present in Human Umbilical Cord?
(A)1
(B)2
(C)3
(D)4
(E)5

17.From which directions Tripura is surrounded by Bangladesh?
(A)North, south & east
(B)North, South & West
(C)North & west
(D)South & West
(E)South only

18.Which among the following is a correct location of Strait of Magellan?
(A)South of South America
(B)Pacific Ocean and South Atlantic Ocean
(C)North Africa & Asia
(D)North America & Japan
(E)None of them

19.Satyashodhak Samaj whose main aim was to liberate the social Shudra and Untouchables castes from exploitation and oppression was established by _____?
(A)Rajaram Mohan Rai
(B)narayan Guru
(C)Mahatma Jyotirao Phule
(D)Lahuji Raghoji Salve
(E)None of them

20.Almatti dam project on the Krishna River has been an issue between _______?
(A)Karnataka & Goa
(B)Karnataka & Andhra Pradesh
(C)Karnataka & Tamilnadu
(D)Andhra Pradesh & Tamilnadu
(E)None of them

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  • DIVYA
    Reply

    Question 13…
    Even planning commission is not a constitutional body..
    it was set up by executive resolution

  • Kishan
    Reply

    I suppose the answer of 13th question is planning commision.
    Planning commision is not a constitutional body.

  • Ravi.K.Varma
    Reply

    for question 11
    the first amplification device is supposed to be triode vaccum tube.

    could you please post the correwdct answer.

    source

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triode