Quiz 463: General Studies for Civil Services Examinations
1.Which of the following decides the Minimum Support Prices on behalf of the Government of India?
(A)Ministry of Agriculture
(B)Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
(C)Agriculture Cost and Price Commission
(D)None of Them
2.Which among the following was the work field of Jibanananda Das , a Bengal Icon?
(C)Science and Technology
3.In which year, the protection of Civil Rights Act which provides for a punishment for offences related to caste and religion was passed?
4.In which of the following dates is observed World Consumer Rights Day?
5.Bring out the ONLY incorrect statement:
(A)In Kesavanand Bharti Case, Supreme Court held that Preamble is part of India’s Constitution
(B)Article 34 covers the imposing of Martial Law
(C)Ideal of Justice in Indian Constitution comes from the Russian (erstwhile USSR) Constitution
(D)January 26, 1950 marks the final session of the Constituent Assembly
6.Who among the following was the chairman of the Special Committee to examine the Draft Constitution of India ?
(A)Dr. B R Ambedkar
(B)Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyer
(D)Sardar Balvant Singh
7.Bring out the only incorrect statement :
(A)central Water Commission is located at New Delhi
(B)Year 1581 is known for a new religion launched in India
(C)Harisena Composed the Prayag Prashasti
(D)Vitasta was the older name of Chenab river
8.Which among the following constitutional amendment bills is known for establishment of administrative tribunals?
(A)41st amendment act
(B)42nd amendment act
(C)61st amendment act
(D)69th amendment act
9.Which among the following was the capital of Vatsa Mahajanapada?
10.Mahatma Ghandhi’s remarks, “A Post-dated cheque on a crumbling bank” was regarding the proposals of which of the following?
(A)Government of India Act 1935
11.Which among the following is the most densely populated country in South Asia ?
12.Which among the following is the latest refinery established?
13.bring out the only Incorrect statement:
(A)Disinvestment in Public sector enterprises started since 1991-92
(B)Lord Ellenborough abolished Slavery in India
(C)Government of India Act 1919 established Public Service Commission
(D)Central Research Institute for Dry Land Agriculture is located in Jodhpur
14.Bring out the only incorrect statement:
(A)Abuja Declaration refers to a declaration between India and Nigeria on Agriculture
(B)Kaveri Engine is for use in LCA Tejas
(C)Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas marks the return of Gandhi from South Africa
(D)G 77 does not exist now
15.Consider the following:
1. Jharia Coal Fields
2. Korba Coal Fields
3. Umaria Coal Fields
The correct representation of the states in which they are located are as follows:
(A)Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh
(B)Madhya Pradesh , Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh,
(C)Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand
(D)Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand