Quiz 556: GK Questions for SSC-Banking

1. Brachytherapy is commonly used as an effective treatment for cervical, prostate, breast, and skin cancer in many parts of the world. Why Brachytherapy is an offshoot of which among the following forms of Cancer Treatment?

[A] Radiotherapy
[B] Chemotherapy
[C] Surgery
[D] None of them,

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2. Which among the following is NOT a correct statement in context with the Gupta Era?

[A] Gupta era is known for extensive achievements in science, technology, engineering, art, dialectic, literature, logic, mathematics, astronomy, religion and philosophy
[B] Gupta era crystallized the common elements of Hindu Culture
[C] Maximum number of Gold Coins were issued in Gupta Era
[D] The Gold Content of Gupta Era coins was maximum in comparison to previous major dynasties

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3. Consider the following statements:

  1. Kalibanga has witnessed world’s earliest known plough fields.
  2. There is a description in Mahavamsa that describes the atrocities of Chola Rulers during conquest of Sri Lanka
  3. Pallava traditions of temple architecture was inherited by the Cholas

Which among the above is/ are correct statements?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 1 & 2 are correct
[C] Only 2 & 3 are correct
[D] All are correct

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4. Consider the following statements:

  1. NTREES (Trade Receivables Engine for E-discounting) has been promoted by SIDBI & NSE.
  2. NTREES has been launched for the benefit of only Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises

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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5. National Housing Bank (NHB), the apex institution of housing finance in India, provides loan to __

  1. Housing Finance Companies
  2. Commercial banks
  3. Co-operative sector Banks

Choose the correct options:

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

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6. Kandaghat, a heritage railway station made entirely of wood and built by the British in 1903 was destroyed in the fire.In which state this Railway Station was located ?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Maharastra
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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7. What is PRINT (Particle Replication in Non-wetting Templates)  Technology ?

[A] It’s a technology related to genetic engineering and refers to duplication of the DNA codes
[B] It’s a technology related to climate change and refers to a new technique of combating air pollution
[C] It’s a new technology related to synthesis of artificial blood
[D] None of them

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8. Pagladia Dam Project is located in which state?

[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Sikkim
[C] Assam
[D] West Bengal

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9. Prior to Census 2011, in which among the following census highest Sex Ratio was recorded in India?

[A] Census 1941
[B] Census 1951
[C] Census 1961
[D] Census 1971

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10. Consider the following statements about V.O.Chidambaranar Port, formerly Tuticorin Port:

  1. It is the only port in South India to provide a direct weekly container service to the United States
  2. It is the only artificial port in South India

Which among the following statements is/ are correct?

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

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