Quiz 497 : General Knoweldge For All Examinations

1 . Which among the following ministries of India was recently making news for its controversial Go and no go policy ?
(A) Ministry of Tourism
(B) Ministry of Environment and Forests
(C) Ministry of External Affairs
(D) Ministry of Overseas Indians

2 . Which among the following pesticide was recently under controversies for its use or ban in India, particularly in Kerala for its mal-effects on workers of the Cashew Plantations?
(A) Eldrin
(B) DDT
(C) Endosulfan
(D) Paraquat

3 . Consider the following:
1. SEBI
2. RBI
3. PFRDA
4. IRDA
Which among the above are proposed to be the members of the proposed Financial Stability Development Council (FSDC)?
(A) SEBI and RBI
(B) SEBI, RBI & PFRDA
(C) SEBI, RBI, PFRDA and IRDA
(D) SEBI, RBI and IRDA

4 . Consider the following:
1. Both India and United States have ratified the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage
2. India is among five countries with a minimum of 400,000 units of installed nuclear capacity, that have ratified the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage
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) Both 1 & 2 are incorrect

5 . Consider the following statements regarding GSLV Mk III:
1. GSLV -Mk III is a successor to the GSLV-II that was in use after India and Russia collaborated on the technology transfer successfully
2. GSLV-Mk III will be used to send Indian Satellites into sun synchronous orbits
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

6 . Consider the following:
1. Bioaccumulation
2. Bio-concentration
3. Bio-magnification
Which among the above take place at the same trophic level of the Food Chain?
(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) Only 2 & 3
(D) Only 1 & 2

7 . The Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) are the compounds which have the following molecules:
1. Hydrogen
2. Carbon
3. Chlorine
4. Fluorine
Which among the above plays the most important role in Ozone depletion?
(A) Hydrogen
(B) Carbon
(C) Chlorine
(D) Fluorine

8 . The Washington Convention whose formal name is abbreviated as CITES is related to which among the following?
(A) Pesticides
(B) Ozone Depletion
(C) Endangered Species
(D) Human Rights

9 . If a Hydrogen atom is removed from a hydrocarbon of Benzene group, the remaining residue is called _________?
(A) Alkyl
(B) Aryl
(C) Arene
(D) Azene

10 . Where is located Asthenosphere?
(A) Above stratosphere
(B) Below Ionsphere
(C) Below Lithosphere
(D) Above Lithosphere

11 . Haber Process is used to produce which among the following?
(A) Potash
(B) Ammonia
(C) Urea
(D) Nitrates

12 . Which among the following is popularly known as mercantile law of India ?
(A) Contract Law
(B) Law of Torts
(C) Labour Law
(D) Property Law

13 . Overdose of antibiotics will cause the suppression of synthesis of which among the following vitamins in human body?
(A) Vitamin A
(B) Calciferol
(C) Vitamin K
(D) Biotin

14 . Consider the following statements:
1. Brackish water is water that has less salinity than seawater
2. Brackish water is water that has less density than seawater
Which among the above statements is / are true?
(A) Only 1 is correct
(B) Only 2 is correct
(C) Both 1 & 2 are correct
(D) Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

15 . The Upper House of Egypt parliament is known as which among the following?
(A) Shura Council
(B) Majilis Al-Sha’ab
(C) Dewan Rakyat
(D) Majlis al-Nuwaab

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