Quiz 518: GK Questions for Civil Services Examination (Mock Test Series)

1. Consider the following statements:

  1. There is NO landlocked country in ASEAN
  2. There are only 2 Landlocked countries in SAARC
  3. All neighbors of India are members of either SAARC or ASEAN

Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 1 & 2 are correct
[C] Only 2 & 3 are correct
[D] None of them is correct

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2. In which of the following session of Indian National Congress Dadabhai Naoroji was elected president for the first time?
[A] Bombay
[B] Calcutta
[C] Lucknow
[D] Karachi

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3. The Mahesh Rangrajan Committee has recommended the amendment of the Wild Life Protection Act for which among the following purposes?
[A] To give legislative protection to Elephant Reserves
[B] To set up National Elephants Conservation Authority (NECA)
[C] To establish Elephant Corridors under the provisions of amended act
[D] All of above

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4. The largest contiguous cotton-growing region in the world is located in which among the following countries?
[A] China
[B] India
[C] United States
[D] Pakistan

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5. In which of the following countries, the weight of cotton in a bale is maximum among all ?
[A] United States
[B] China
[C] Egypt
[D] France

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6. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Governments can increase the Floor Space Index to curb the real estate prices
  2. The Increased Floor Space Index means less apartments in the same plot area

which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 and 2 are correct
[D] Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

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7. The “Chai Taret Khuntakpa” is a period ranging from 1817-1826 , which the Manipuris remember it as 7 years of devastation. In this context consider the following statements:

  1. During this period, the rule of Assam and Manipur had gone into hands of the Burmese
  2. The “Chai Taret Khuntakpa” ended with the Treaty of Yandabu

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

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8. Which among the following is the correct location of the Chukchi Sea?
[A] Western Pacific Ocean
[B] North Atlantic Ocean
[C] Southern Pacific Ocean
[D] Arctic Ocean

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9. Which of the following elements play important role in Biological Nitrogen Fixation?

  1. Iron
  2. Molybdenum
  3. Magnesium

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 2
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] All 1, 2 & 3

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10. Consider the following statements:

  1. Minimum Support Price is used to procure the food grains from the farmers at the remunerative prices.
  2. Central Issue Price is used to issue this food grain to the sections of society particularly poor and vulnerable section.

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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Comments

  • Anup Manchalwar
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    excellent

  • Anonymous
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    TOO GOOD….n thanks a lot for giving explanation

  • Anonymous
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    very useful info.

  • Anonymous
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    I think it would be better if you provide the information about the answer in a separate alert box. Because it is hard to not look at them before answering the question, which lowers the joy to solve a quiz…..otherwise it has everything at the right place.

  • Anonymous
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    This is very good and please keep on posting,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,thanks alot

  • Anonymous
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    thanks for help

  • adithya
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    really a stupendous task sir.in short gk today is sui generis.kudos to u sir….keep going..