Quiz 350: General Awareness for State Public Services Examinations

1.Which among the following is the capital of west Sikkim?
(A)Gyalshing
(B) Gangtok
(C)Mangan
(D)Namchi
(E)Pelling

2.Which among the following is also called as ‘Fenny capital’ of Goa. ?
(A)Bardez
(B)Sattari
(C)Ponda
(D)Mapusa
(E)Mormugao

3.Who among the following was the Premier of Madras Presidency at the time of India’s Independence?
(A)P. S. Kumaraswamy Raja
(B)O. P. Ramaswamy Reddiyar
(C)Tanguturi Prakasam
(D)Kala Venkata Rao
(E)Kumarasami Kamaraj

4.Which among the following regional political parties in India has the Party logo of two leaves?
(A)DMK (Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam)
(B)AIADMK (All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam )
(C)MDMK (Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam )
(D)PMK (Pattali Makkal Katchi)
(E)None of them

5.Which among the following organizations occupies the Centre William Rappard building in Geneva, Switzerland?
(A)International Labour Organization
(B)World Trade Organization
(C)UNESCO
(D)World Health Organization
(E)None of the above

6.Rourkela in Orissa is known as Ispat Nagari also. It is third largest city of Orissa, known for one of the largest steel plants of the Steel Authority of India Limited and also National Institute of Technology. As per some etymologists, the name Rourkela is derived from Ruhr valley which is also rich in minerals particularly iron. Where is located this Ruhr Valley?
(A)France
(B)Russia
(C)China
(D)Germany
(E)Italy

7.In context with the share markets in India, which among the following denotes the current practice of

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(A)T+1
(B)T+2
(C)T+3
(D)T+4
(E)T+5

8.Who among the following is known for preparing the draft of Quit India Resolution?
(A)Sardar Patel
(B)Jawahar lal Nehru
(C)Acharya Kriplani
(D)P Sitarammaiya
(E)None of them

9.Which among the following is not located in Rajasthan?
(A)Karni Mata temple.
(B)Eklingji
(C)Junagarh Fort
(D)Narwar Fort
(E)Vijay Stambh

10.Ultrasound which is upper limit of human hearing is characterized by which of the following frequencies?
(A)Above 20 KHz
(B)Above 2 KHz
(C)Above 200 KHz
(D)Below 20 KHz
(E)Below 2 KHz

11.In which year the Ministry of Non-conventional Energy Resources was changed into Ministry of New & Renewable Energy ?
(A)2002
(B)2003
(C)2005
(D)2006
(E)2007

12.In context with Indian Freedom Movement , which of the following took place on June 14, 1945?
(A)Cabinet Mission Plan put forth
(B)Wavell Plan Put forth
(C)Lord Mountbatten Plan put forth
(D)Interim Government set up
(E)None of them above

13.In which of the following states of India , a festival called Chapchar Kut is celebrated in March ?
(A)Assam
(B)Mizoram
(C)Karnataka
(D)Sikkim
(E)Jammu & Kashmir

14.How many parts are of other metals in a 17 carat Gold?
(A)3
(B)4
(C)5
(D)6
(E)7

15.Who among the following is the current Supreme Commander of Iranian armed forces?
(A)Ayatollah Salehi
(B)Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
(C) Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
(D)Mohammad Ali Jafari
(E)Mohammad-Reza Rahimi

16.What is the current number of Rajya sabha members in India belonging to Indian National Congress?
(A)83
(B)78
(C)71
(D)67
(E)63

17.What is the name of the Upper House of the European Union?
(A)European Parliament
(B)Council of the European Union
(C)European Assembly
(D)General Council of Europe
(E)European House of People

18.Which of the following countries Lower House is called Gyelyong Tshogdu?
(A)Bhutan
(B)Myanmar
(C)Thailand
(D)Cambodia
(E)None of them

19.Which of the following countries National Animal is Siberian Tiger ?
(A)Russia
(B)China
(C)North Korea
(D)Japan
(E)South Korea

20.Who among the following musicians of Sri lanka is known to compose Sri Lankan national anthem “Sri Lanka Matha” and is considered the father of artistic Sinhala music, and founder of the modern geeta sahitya?
(A)Edward Jayakody
(B)Dushyanth Weeraman
(C)Manickam Yogeswaran
(D)Ananda Samarakoon
(E)R. A. Chandrasena

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  • Narmi
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    Hi Sir,

    In the above gk questions Q7 answer is incorrect

    Rolling settlement takes place on T+2 days.

    For your reference I attached a link.

    Thank you

    Narmadha N

    http://www.financialexpress.com/news/sebi-issues-detailed-schedule-for-t2-rolling-settlement/63271/

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