Quiz 482- Current General Knowledge For All Examinations

1.The state Government of Haryana has recently decided to open a medical college in the memory of late astronaut Kalpana Chawla at which among the following places?
(A)Hissar
(B)Karnal
(C)Faridabad
(D)Gurgaon

2.”Pipavav ” in Gujarat is best known for which among the following?
(A)India’s first private port
(B)India’s First Greenfield refinery
(C)India’s First ship breaking yard
(D)None of the above

3.Consider the following statements:
1. Most oil & gas exporting countries are using the US dollar for their transaction
2. Most oil & gas exporting countries are using Asian Clearing Union Mechanism for settlement
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
(A)Only 1 is correct
(B)Only 2 is correct
(C)Both 1 & 2 are correct
(D)Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

4.Which of the following Monsoons account for most of the rainfall in India?
(A)North East Monsoon
(B)South West Monsoon
(C)South East Monsoon
(D)East Asia Monsoon

5.How do we better know the German company was founded in 1972 as Systemanalyse und Programmentwicklung?
(A)Unix
(B)Linus
(C)SAP
(D)Oracle

6.Which among the following companies was named after a code name for a CIA project that its founder was working on before founding this company?
(A)Amazon
(B)Oracle
(C)Apple
(D)Adobe

7.Which among the following is the unit of the scale used for measurement of the spicy heat of a chili pepper?
(A)Smith
(B)Wright
(C)Orville
(D)Scoville

8.Which among the following is used for denoting the detectable movement of a computer mouse?
(A)Novint
(B)Mickey
(C)Snipa
(D)Daisy

9.©Brain also known as the first computer virus for MS-DOS was written by two brothers belonging to which among the following countries?
(A)Malaysia
(B)India
(C)Pakistan
(D)Iran

10.RBI has 4 Deputy Governors viz. Shymala Gopinath, K C Chakrabarty, Subir Gokarn and Anand Sinha. As per norms, two deputy governors are appointed from within the RBI. Who among the above have been promoted from within RBI?
(A)Shymala Gopinath and K C Chakrabarty
(B) K C Chakrabarty and Subir Gokarn
(C)Subir Gokarn and Anand Sinha
(D)Shymala Gopinath and Anand Sinha

11.The term “TDSAT” refers to which among the following ?
(A)A Satellite
(B)A Tribunal
(C)A Telecom Company
(D)A Society

12.The recommendation of Shivraman Committee led to the establishment of which among the following?
(A)National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT)
(B)National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
(C)Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
(D)Central Board for Direct Taxes (CBDT)

13.Consider the following:
1. Allotting of the shares of net proceeds of taxes
2. Laying down Lays down principles governing grants in aid
3. Looking into the financial relations between the central government and the state Governments
The above mentioned functions are carried out by which among the following?
(A)Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
(B)National Development Council
(C)Finance Commission
(D)Planning Commission

14.As per the census 2001, which among the following North East states had maximum percentage of Scheduled Tribes population of total population of that state? Link
(A)Meghalaya
(B)Mizoram
(C)Nagaland
(D)Arunachal Pradesh

15.Which among the following company was recently making news for single-largest aircraft deal in global aviation history?
(A)Jet Airways
(B)IndiGo
(C)SpiceJet
(D)None of them

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  • Phantom
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    For Question No. 5 the answer is not SAP. The name was given to a distribution of Linux (initially started as an unix group) called SUSE. Currently the distribution is maintained and distributed by Novell.

    Reference : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SUSE_Linux_distributions

  • Admin
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    SAP AG was founded by five former IBM employees in 1972 who wanted to create a real-time business data system. The first name chosen for the company was not Systeme, Anwendungen und Produkte in der Datenverarbeitung (German for "Systems, Applications and Products" or the acronym SAP) but originally Systemanalyse und Programmentwicklung (in English, "Systems analysis and program development")

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