Quiz 434: General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.Which among the following is correct term for North Korea ?
(A)Republic of Korea
(B)Democratic Republic of Korea
(C)Kingdom of Korea
(D)Communist Republic of Korea

2.Turmeric belongs to the same family of plants , from which one of the following belongs?
(A)Radish
(B)Ginger
(C)Onion
(D)Clove

3.In which year , United Nations General Assembly voted to establish 2 October as the International Day of Non-Violence.?
(A)2004
(B)2005
(C)2006
(D)2007

4.Which of the following groups has launched the Muskoka Initiative on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in June 2010?
(A)G-8
(B)G-20
(C)G-24
(D)IBSA

5.‘Thimphu Silver Jubilee Declaration” which was adopted at the SAARC Summit Thimpu has which of the following as its core philosophy?
(A)Free Trade Among SAARC Members
(B)Increased connectivity among SAARC Members
(C)Reducing dependence on high-carbon technologies for economic growth
(D)Increasing cooperation in field of Education

6.Which of the following country will chair / host the Fifth East Asia Summit to be held in October 2010?
(A)Philippines
(B)Singapore
(C)Thailand
(D)Vietnam

7.Who among the following is the Current Executive Director of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)?
(A)Ann Veneman,
(B)Anthony Lake
(C)Irina Bokova
(D)Josette Sheeran

8.In which state is located the proposed 750 MW Pragati Power-II ?
(A)Haryana
(B)Rajasthan
(C)Delhi
(D)Uttar Pradesh

9.Anugraha Narayan Tiwari has recently taken over as India’s new ________?
(A)Solicitor General
(B)Chief Information Commissioner
(C)Chief Vigilance Commissioner
(D)Election Commissioner

10.Where is located India’s Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute?
(A)Muradabad
(B)Faizabad
(C)Kolkata
(D)Pune

11.Of which of the following organizations, INCOSPAR was a precursor?
(A)ISRO
(B)DRDO
(C)IRCS
(D)ISSP

12.Who among the following has written the famous book Who moved my cheese? ?
(A)Dr. Spencer Johnson
(B)Douglas Adams
(C)Dom Moraes
(D)Deepak Chopra

13.Who among the following famous personalities had started a magazine called “Lisan-ul-Sidq’” ?
(A)Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
(B)APJ Abdul Kalam
(C)Dr. Zakir Hussain
(D)Dr. Hamid Ansari

14.Where is located the office of International Network of Bamboo & Rattan (INBAR) ?
(A)Guwahati
(B)Colombo
(C)Bangkok
(D)Beijing

15.Project Elephant which was launched in 1992 has declared 24 elephant reserves in 12 States to protect elephant populations in the wild and develop their habitat. In how many states, Wild Elephant exist in India?
(A)12
(B)14
(C)17
(D)18

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  • vinoth kumar
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    this is a great service you are doing to the anxious IAS aspirants…. btw, answer for 13th question : who started the magazine – "Lisan-ul-Sidq" is Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad… kindly correct

  • Anonymous
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    nice……….
    good work…….

  • Gaurav singh
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    gr8 sir

  • Anonymous
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    gohigh sir

  • Deepika
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    thanx sir