Quiz 975: GK Questions for Dadra and Nagar Haveli Police Recruitment Exams

This quiz has 10 General Knowledge / GK Questions for Dadra and Nagar Haveli Police Recruitment Exams based on syllabus of GK of Competition examinations and previous years question papers.

1. Which among the following Ashokan inscriptions mentions the name Ashoka?

[A] Bhabru Edict
[B] Maski Edict
[C] Puranas
[D] Junagarh Inscription

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2. Margrethe II is the Queen Monarch of which among the following countries?

[A] Netherlands
[B] Denmark
[C] England
[D] Finland

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3. When a tubelight breaks, a cracking sound is produced because ____? 

[A] Pressure inside the lamp is less than atmospheric pressure
[B] Pressure inside the lamp is more than atmospheric pressure
[C] The lamp is filled with reactive gases
[D] The lamp is filled with mercury vapour

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4. In which year Calcutta became Capital of British India?

[A] 1768
[B] 1770
[C] 1772
[D] 1776

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5. Consider the following events followed the Chauri-Chaura incident?

  1. Civil Disobedience Movement was called off by Mahatma Gandhi
  2. There was a schism in the Congress
  3. Swaraj Party took a resolution to boycott elections and not rest before attaining Swaraj

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

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

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6. One of the key features of many flagship schemes such as MGNREGA and NRLM is that they are “Demand Driven”. What is / are the feature / features of a demand driven scheme?

  1. The process is driven from the grassroots of the society
  2. The planning is highly centralised
  3. Implementation is largely done by the Central Government

Choose the correct option:

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

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7. Which of the following is correct about magnetic field lines?

[A] Magnetic field lines are closed curves
[B] Degree of closeness of the field lines shows the strength of the magnetic field
[C] Both a and b
[D] None of the above

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8. Why does an egg sinks in normal water but floats in salty water?

[A] egg increases in salt water
[B] salt water is more dense than normal water
[C] egg decreases in salt water
[D] normal water is more dense than salt water

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9. Which among the following carries impure blood to human heart?

[A] Pulmonary vein
[B] Vena Cava
[C] Aorta
[D] Pulmonary arteries

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10. “Laterite Soil” is found in India in which part of India?

[A] Western Ghats
[B] Eastern Ghats
[C] Deccan Plateau
[D] Satpura region in Madhya Pradesh

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