Quiz 413 : General Studies For Public Service Examinations

1.Who among the following annexed Anga to Magadha?
(A)Chandragupta Maurya

2.Which among the following is India’s 12th largest state in terms of Area?
(B)West Bengal
(D)Arunachal Pradesh

3.As per the Census Data 2001, which among the following states is most literate among the given options?
(C)Arunachal Pradesh
(D)Jammu & Kashmir

4.Consider the following:
1. Bombay High Court
2. Allahabad High court
3. Patna High court
Arrange the above high courts of various Indian states of India in terms of decreasing number of their benches:
(A)1, 2, 3,
(B)2, 3, 1,
(C)3, 2, 1,
(D)3, 1, 2

5.In which of the following country is located the “Temple of the Emerald Buddha”?
(C)Sri Lanka

6.The Famous Mahatma Gandhi bridge forms the part of which among the following Highways?
(A)National Highway 28A
(B)National Highway 30
(C)National Highway 2
(D)National Highway 19

7.Which among the following best suits to Vajrasana?
(A)The place where Buddha got enlightment
(B)The Place where First Buddhist Council was held
(C)The capital of one of the clans of Athakula
(D)The site where a Mauryan Palace has been excavated

8.Under which of the following trees, Buddha got enlightment?
(A)Ficus benghalensis
(B)Ficus religiosa
(C)Ficus microcarpa
(D)Ficus elastica

9.Which among the following is NOT a condition for perfect competition?
(A)Perfect mobility of factors
(B)A large number of firms
(C)Informative advertising to ensure that consumers have a good information
(D)Freedom of entry and exit from the market

10.A monopolist will be able to maximize his profits when _________?
(A)His output is maximum
(B)He charges a Higher price
(C)His average cost is minimum
(D)His marginal cost is equal to the marginal revenue

11.Sugar is Rs. 20 per Kgs and the quantity demanded is 15 kgs. Due to some policy announcements by the government , sugar gets cheap and new rate is Rs. 18 per Kg and the corresponding demand is 16 kgs. What is the marginal revenue resulting from an increase in output from 15 kgs
to 16 kgs?
(A)Rs. 18
(B)Rs. 12
(C)Rs. 16
(D)Rs. 28

12.Which among the following is a 100% central scheme?
(A)Rajiv Aarogyasri Scheme
(B)E-shakti Scheme
(C)Laadli Laxmi Yojna
(D)None of them

13.Which among the following was the first state in US to ban smoking at public places?

14.which among the following has been chosen as headquarters of the Academy of Scientific and Innovative research (AcSIR) for which recently Union Cabinet gave its approval?
(B)New Delhi

15.Consider the following statements:
1. Both HELINA & Namica are future antitank missiles of India
2. Both HELINA and Namica are versions of Nag Missile
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
(A)only 1 is correct
(B)only 2 is correct
(C)Neither 1 nor 2 is correct
(D)Both of them are correct

16.In which country are located the Palaly Airport and Kankesanthurai Harbour, which India promised to assist in restoration recently?
(D)Sri Lanka

17.Consider the following pairs:
1. Chandra Shekhar Sharma: SAIL
2. OP Bhatt: Indian Bank’s Association
3. Yogesh Aggarwal : PFRDA
which among the above pairs is / are correct ?
(A)1 only
(B)2 only
(C)1 & 2 only
(D)all of them

18.Recently the UN Security Council imposed the fourth round of sanctions against Iran. Of the 15 members in the council 12 voted in favor of the sanctions. Consider the following Non permanent Members of UNSC:
1. Brazil 2.Lebanon 3. Turkey
Which among the above non-permanent members voted against the sanctions?
(A)1 & 2 only
(B)1 & 3 only
(C)2 & 3 only
(D)all 1 , 2 & 3

19.”India’s response to the challenge of providing pre-school education on one hand and breaking the vicious cycle of malnutrition, morbidity, reduced learning capacity and mortality, on the other”
Which among the following best suits to the above objective?
(A)Mid Day Meal Scheme
(B)Right To Education Act
(C)Integrated Child Development Services
(D)National Plan of Action for Children

20.Consider the following statements:
1. Both Nalanda University and Vikramshila University Flourished during Pala Dynasty
2. Both Nalanada University and Vikramshila University were destroyed by Khilji rulers
Which among the above statements hold correct?
(A)1 only
(B)2 only
(C)Both 1 & 2
(D)Neither 1 nor 2

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  • satendra

    nice collection of que….need to add some science and technology related que….

  • priya

    Questioms are good.ls add banking and business questions

  • Anonymous

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  • satnam

    Dear Sir .

    Its really very good questions..

  • Anonymous

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  • shweta

    Dear Sir,
    Pease explain the marginal revenue question that is question 11. How do you calculate marginal revenue?

  • Anonymous

    Sir, Can we have MCQs on Agriculture Field

  • Anonymous

    dear sir, q no 3 is it j&k; or kerala i think according to 2001 census kerala is the most literate state in india kindly please check