Quiz 430: General Awareness and Current Affairs for All Examinations

1.Recently, the “Blue Baby Syndrome” or “methemoglobinemia” has been making news as an environmentally caused Children’s health issue. In this disease, the infant’s blood is unable to carry enough oxygen to body cells and tissue. It was published in some research papers that the ground water with large concentrations of one of the following salts causes the Blue Baby Syndrome. Which among the following is that salt?
(A)Phosphates
(B)Nitrates
(C)Sulfates
(D)Carbonates

2.Recently “Rosario” is making news. Its a city in which of the following countries and played host to the 2010 Women’s Hockey World Cup?
(A)Chile
(B)Argentina
(C)Brazil
(D)Uruguay

3.Who among the following has written “Jiyo Utho Bado Jeeto”, the official theme song of Commonwealth Games?
(A)A R Rehman
(B)Mehboob
(C)Javed Akhtar
(D)Sameer

4.Who among the following was first Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna?
(A)Viswanathan Anand
(B)Geet Sethi
(C)Karnam Malleswari
(D)Nameirakpam Kunjarani

5.Goa Shipyard Limited is an undertaking of which of the following ministries of India?
(A)Ministry of Shipping
(B)Ministry of Commerce & Industry
(C)Ministry of Earth Sciences
(D)Ministry of Defense

6.Who among the following is India’s current Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI)?
(A)Namo Narayan Meena
(B)Sriprakash Jaiswal
(C)Shri. Salman Khurshid
(D)None of them

7.Recently Sonia Gandhi was elected as President of Congress party for record 4th time. Who among the following was the first President of Congress?
(A)Womesh Chandra Bannerjee
(B)Dadadabhai Naoroji
(C)Badruddin Tyabji
(D)George Yule

8.Which of the following country was winner of the 2010 Women’s Hockey World Cup?
(A)Sweden
(B)Argentina
(C)England
(D)Australia

9.Which of the following states has recently appointed Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the brand ambassador of the save tiger campaign in that state?
(A)Gujarat
(B)Madhya Pradesh
(C)Uttarakhand
(D)Uttar Pradesh

10.At which of the following places, recently the draft of SAARC Charter of Democracy was adopted?
(A)Thimpu
(B)Dhaka
(C)kathmandu
(D)New Delhi

11.Which among the following is NOT a SAARC member?
(A)Myanmar
(B)Maldives
(C)Afghanistan
(D)Sri Lanka

12.Recently Oman has agreed to invest 3 billion dollars in India to revive the closed and defunct plants of which of the following?
(A)Leather
(B)Fertilizer
(C)Cement
(D)Steel

13.In which country is located Shakespeare beach?
(A)France
(B)England
(C)Canada
(D)Italy

14.Which among the following organizes World Investment Forum every two years?
(A)World Trade Office
(B)World Economic Forum
(C)UNCTAD
(D)World Bank

15.In which country, 2nd World Investment Forum meeting took place recently?
(A)India
(B)China
(C)England
(D)Japan

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Comments

  • Anonymous
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    Anser to 3 is wrong. Ans will b AR Rehman-composer and singer of Theme of Commonwealth games

  • happy
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    No that is right sir, Option Writer is Mehboob(Lyrics).AR Rehman has composed and performed but the lyrics given by mehboob u can check more on……..
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiyo_Utho_Bado_Jeeto

  • Anonymous
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    whats the right answer of 3rd question
    is it right or wrong

  • Admin
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    Mehboob has penned this song.

  • Anonymous
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    PEHLE SAWAL DEKHO TAB SAWAL KARO.MEHBOOB IS CORRECT ANSWER

  • pallovie
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    i dnt know why there is so much of confusion

  • pravs
    Reply

    cool……..

  • Anonymous
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    Answer to 8th is AUSTRALIA.Please…whoever is posting questions/answers on this site, must take care that one wrong answer can cost you a JOB. Please verify from a reliable source before entering it into GKTODAY's incredible database and maintain the reliability of website.
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  • Anonymous
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    Argentina is he correct answer to 8th question..
    Australia has won the men's w.c