Quiz 428: GK for All Examinations

1.Which among the following country is considered to be the Origin of Coffee Plant?
(A)Vietnam
(B)Brazil
(C)Peru
(D)Ethiopia

2.Bring out the sea which has no coastline?
(A)White Sea
(B)Tasmanian Sea
(C)Sargasso Sea
(D)Japan Sea

3.Il Leone d’Oro or Golden Lion is the highest prize given to a film at which of the following film festivals?
(A)Shanghai Film Festival
(B)Venice Film Festival
(C)Locarno Film Festival
(D)Vienna International Film Festival

4.Which among the following is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government?
(A)Medal of Honor
(B)Silver Star
(C)Legion of Merit
(D)Gold Star

5.Consider the following:
1. Biopesticides
2. Pesticides
3. Mosquito Repellants
4. Chemical Fertilizers
Which among the above have contributed to the decreasing population of “Birds’?
(A)Only 2 & 4
(B)Only 1, 2, 4
(C)Only 2, 3, 4
(D)Only 2

6.Which among the following is the least densely populated states of India?
(A)Arunachal Pradesh
(B)Mizoram
(C)Jammu and Kashmir
(D)Sikkim

7.The bulk of the rainfall of received during the Monsoon seasons in almost all parts of India. Which among the following state is an exception to this?
(A)Karnakata
(B)Kerala
(C)Tamil Nadu
(D)Andhra Pradesh

8.In India the rainfall is mainly orographic. Which among the following follows the word in bold?
(A)The rainfall occurs when the moist air becomes saturated
(B)The rainfall occurs when the masses of air pushed by wind are forced up by large mountains
(C)The rainfall occurs on only one side of the mountains
(D)The rainfall is lesser in Rain shadow areas

9.Which among the following crops would enrich the Nitrogen content in the soil?
(A)Potato
(B)Sorghum
(C)Sunflower
(D)Pea

10.The color of a star indicates its________ ?
(A)Distance
(B)Luminosity
(C)Mass
(D)Temperature

11.In which of the following lies the Ozone layer?
(A)Troposphere
(B)Tropopause
(C)Stratosphere
(D)Photosphere

12.Chuquicamata in Chile is famous for which of the following ores?
(A)Iron
(B)Copper
(C)Zinc
(D)Uranium

13.Which among the following is the highest milk producing goat in India?
(A)Barbari
(B)Jamnapari
(C)Block Bengal
(D)Beetal

14.Which of the following is the correct location of Palk Strait?
(A)Between Gulf of Kachchh & Gulf of Khambat
(B)Between Gulf of Mannar & Bay of Bengal
(C)Between Lakshdweep and Maldives
(D)In Andaman & Nicobar Islands

15.Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is the only Elephant Reserve of which of the following states?
(A)Chhattisgarh
(B)Karnataka
(C)Madhya Pradesh
(D)Gujarat

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  • kingmakers
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  • Anonymous
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    versatile knowledge
    thanks!!!!!!

  • Anonymous
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    Nailed !!!!!! i hit 'em hard…….. solved 13 of them…

  • Sonu Somesh
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    5.Consider the following:
    1. Biopesticides
    2. Pesticides
    3. Mosquito Repellants
    4. Chemical Fertilizers
    Which among the above have contributed to the decreasing population of "Birds'?

    Sir, pls explain how mosquito repellants contributed to this ?

  • Admin
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    Yes, Some Mosquito Repelleants such as DEET (N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide) may lead to Bio-magnification.

  • kalpanapriya
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    fantastic job sir. keep it up.

  • Anonymous
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    thanks