Quiz 439: General Studies

1.Which among the following is the correct distance from the coast is known as Territorial waters?
(A)20 Nautical Miles
(B)30 Nautical Miles
(C)12 Nautical Miles
(D)15 Nautical Miles

2.The concept of Judicial Review in the Constitution of India is borrowed from which of the following?

3.The Constitution of India gives a right to audience in all courts of India, to whom among the following?
(A)President of India
(B)Chief Justice of India
(C)Attorney General of India
(D)Solicitor General of India

4.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)National Judicial Academy is located at Bhopal
(B)Justice MM Punchi Commission is related to Centre state relations
(C)India became a party to the UN in 1945
(D)Indian Parliament is based upon the principle of Dyarchy

5.”No citizen shall, on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, descent, place of birth, residence or any of them, be ineligible for, or discriminated against in respect of, any employment or office under the State” Which among the following article says this ?
(A)Article 15
(B)Article 16
(C)Article 17
(D)Article 18

6.Which among the following organizations was established in Bangkok?
(C)East Asia Summit
(D)Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle

7.In which year Aid India Club was established?

8.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Allahabad High Court has Maximum number of sanctioned Judges in India
(B)Uttar Pradesh shares its border with 8 states
(C)Sultan Sikandar Lodi was the first to move his capital from Delhi to Agra
(D)Aligarh Muslim University was originally established by an act of parliament

9.Where is located Darbhanga Castle?
(B)Uttar Pradesh
(D)West Bengal

10.Who among the following led the rebels during the “Siege of Cawnpore”?
(A)Nana Sahib
(B)Bajirao II
(D)None of them

11.In which year, Congress recognized the Muslim League as the political party representing the Muslims for the first time?

12.”Kapoori variety of Tobacco” is found in which of the following states of India?
(B)Madhya Pradesh
(C)Andhra Pradesh
(D)Uttar Pradesh

13.At which of the following places water would boil at lowest temperature?

14.On which of the following dates, the amplitude of the tides would be maximum?
(A)January 3, New Moon
(B)January 3, Moon in second quarter
(C)July 6, Full Moon
(D)December 21, New moon

15.Which among the following is the correct definition of Tidal Flat?
(A)The sands uncovered by the low tides
(B)A Tidal phenomenon in which the leading edge of the incoming tide forms a wave (or waves) of water that travel up a river or narrow bay against the direction of the river or bay’s current.
(C)Area of the sea shore or shore of water body which is exposed to air at low tides and water at high tides
(D)Difference between the height of water at low and high tides

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  • monika

    which state shares its boundary with only one indian state?

  • monika

    v nice quizes
    v helpful 4 competitive exms

  • Admin

    Sikkim borders only WB, Meghalaya borders only Assam (& Bangladesh) :)

  • promil

    sir ,plz give explanations for Q 13 &14

  • Anonymous

    can u explain the answer of question 14 in detail

  • Admin

    Question 14 is very easy , if you understand concepts of Tides, New Moon, Full Moon and Moon in quarters, in respect with Earth's revolution around the Sun.


    13-boiling point decreases with the decrease in atmospheric pressure .shimla is at hill so the atmospheric pressure there will be low.

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  • Chinna

    @RAJEEV .. Boiling Point decreases with increase in atmospheric pressure.. So at high altitudes, since pressure is high, water boils at lower temperature. :)

  • sabarmathi

    @high altitudes,the atmospheric pressure is low..

  • arunkumar

    good questions