Quiz 443 : General Studies For Public Service Examinations

1.”Bengal Desi” is a Hybrid variety of which of the following crops?
(A)Jute
(B)Cotton
(C)Seasame
(D)Gram

2.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Maximum Jute Mills in India are in West Bengal
(B)Maximum Jute Mills in India are in Cooperative Sector
(C)Maximum Wool produced in India is of Carpet Grade
(D)Maximum woolen units in decentralized sector in India are in Punjab

3.Under which of the following ministries comes the Department of Border Management?
(A)Ministry of Home Affairs
(B)Ministry of Defense
(C)Ministry of Overseas Affairs
(D)None of them

4.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Impeachment of the President Can be initiated in any house of the parliament
(B)Winston Churchill called Mahatma Gandhi as a “Naked Faqir”
(C)Megasthenes has written in detail about slavery in India that was prevalent in Mauryan Era
(D)Raj Rajeshwar temple was built by Chola Kings as Tanjore

5.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Bihar is the most flood prone state of India
(B)Indira Point, the extreme South of India is located in Tamil Nadu
(C)Simplipal National park is a Tiger reserve in Orissa
(D)Tetanus is caused by Bacteria

6.International Telecommunication Union is an agency of which of the following?
(A)World Trade Organization
(B)United Nations
(C)European Union
(D)UNCTAD

7.Which among the following is the royal residence of the present King of Bhutan?
(A)Punakha Dzong
(B)Samteling Palace
(C)Dechencholing Palace
(D)Trongsa Dzong

8.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)The constitutional amendment bill can only be ratified by the president but not returned
(B)Under powers given by Article 111, President can withhold his / her assent to a bill
(C)A High Court Judge addresses his / her resignation to Chief Justice of India
(D)Abolition of Untouchability is included in the Right to Equality

9.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Brihadrath was the last ruler of mauryan Dynasty
(B)Devabhuti was the last ruler of Sunga Dynasty
(C)Ajatashatru was the last ruler of Haranyaka Dynasty
(D)Dhana Nanda was the last ruler of Nanda Dynasty

10.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Lothal was a port city
(B)Shikaripura Ranganatha Rao discovered many harappan sites in India
(C)Yajurveda is a collection of sacrificial formulae
(D)Yajurveda mentions the battle of ten kings

11.Which among the following is the only landlocked country in ASEAN?
(A)Thailand
(B)Laos
(C)Vietnam
(D)Cambodia

12.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Kaveri is the longest river of Tamil Nadu
(B)India is the second largest producer of Chillies after China
(C)Regulating act 1773 established a supreme Court in India
(D)Attorney General of India is appointed as per article 1976

13.Penganga is a tributary of which of the following rivers in India?
(A)Kaveri
(B)Godavari
(C)Krishna
(D)Narmada

14.Which among the following river is most described in Rig-Veda?
(A)Sindhu
(B)Chenab
(C)Saraswati
(D)Ganga

15.Economic Planning comes under which of the following lists ?
(A)Union List
(B)Concurrent list
(C)State List
(D)None of them

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  • harshita
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    sir can you pls tell us about the haranyaka dynasty? google doesnt know and suggests aranyaka instead of haranyaka. who was the last ruler of that dynasty if at all it exists!

  • Shravan Jaiskiran
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    Who are the 1st & 2nd largest producer of Chillies in the world? Please answer my question.

  • Admin
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    Top 10 producers of Chillies
    1 India
    2 China
    3 Peru
    4 Thailand
    5 Pakistan
    6 Bangladesh
    7 Ethiopia
    8 Ghana
    9 Viet Nam
    10 Myanmar

  • Anonymous
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    how many land lock countries around world

  • harshita
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    Total landlocked countries: 47
    Developing landlocked countries : 33; Africa(15), Asia (12), Europe(4), South America (2)

  • sasi
    Reply

    thank u.very useful.

  • sasi
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    really,this work is very useful.