Today’s GK Questions (Static GK/GS) – December 4, 2019

Here are 10 GK questions for today, December 4, 2019 for various competitive exams in India.

1. Who is the current director general of Railway Protection Force (RPF)?

[A] Brij Mohanty
[B] S H Prakash
[C] Dharmendra Kumar
[D] Arun Kumar

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2. Every five years, Harshavardhana used to donate all his possessions at an assembly at which among the following places?

[A] Ujjain
[B] Banaras
[C] Prayag
[D] Kannauj

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3. Jules Rimet Trophy is related to which of the following sports?

[A] Hockey
[B] Cricket
[C] Football
[D] Volley ball

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4. Who among the following wrote the book, “The Indian War of Independence” in response to celebrations in Britain of the 50th anniversary of the 1857 Indian uprising?

[A] Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi
[B] S. Srinivasa Iyengar
[C] Madan Lal Dhingra
[D] Vinayak Damodar Savarkar

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5. Which among the following tunnel connects France and Italy?

[A] Mont Blanc Tunnel
[B] St. Gothard Tunnel
[C] Queens way Tunnel
[D] Orange Fish Rivers Tunnel

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6. What is the number of digits in the MICR Magnetic Ink Character Recognition code mentioned on the white strip at the bottom of the cheque just after the cheque number?

[A] 6
[B] 7
[C] 8
[D] 9

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7. Consider the following:

  1. Submarine
  2. Ship
  3. Aircraft
  4. Land

The BrahMos supersonic cruise missile can be launched from which among the above?

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

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8. What was the name of the company founded in 1600 as a joint stock company, with the intention of trading in India?

[A] British India Company
[B] East India Company
[C] East Indian Trading Company
[D] British-Indian Trading Company

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9. Which of the following is meant by the term ‘Fourth Estate’?

[A] A very backward State
[B] Judiciary
[C] Parliament
[D] Press

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10. Which of the following is the reason behind the different seasons to occur?

[A] Sun is moving around the earth
[B] Of revolution of the earth around the sun on its orbit
[C] Tilt of Earth’s axis
[D] All of the above

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