Today’s GK Questions (Static GK/GS) – January 23, 2020

Here are 10 GK questions for today, January 23, 2020 for various competitive exams in India.

1. In the Indian History which period is called as “Golden Age of Architecture”?
[A] Mughal Period
[B] Sultanate Period
[C] British period
[D] Gupta period

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2. Which among the following international institutions was jointly established by World Meteorological Organization and UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)?
[A] Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
[B] International Organization for Sustainable Development
[C] International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement
[D] None of the above

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3. In which of the following countries  prevalent the Pay as you earn (PAYE) , a withholding tax system?
[A] USA
[B] UK
[C] Australia
[D] Germany

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4. Who among the following suspense films directors was known worldwide as “The Master of Suspense” and was hailed as most influential filmmaker of all time by Movie Maker?
[A] Stephen Hopkins
[B] Philip Kaufman
[C] Alfred Hitchcock
[D] John Huston

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5. In computers, what is the function of Kernel?
[A] Holding the chip in place
[B] Communication between hardware and software components
[C] Maintaining Computer File System
[D] Maintaining Software configuration

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6. Consider the following statements:

  1. Government of India is focusing on commercial cultivation of sea buckthorn plants, which has oval shaped and flame-colored fruits
  2. Sea-buckthorn is a deciduous shrub found in some Coastal Areas of India
  3. The Sea-buckthorn is a non-leguminous nitrogen fixation plant

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

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

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7. In which of the following years, the Family Planning Insurance Scheme was launched in India?
[A] 2004
[B] 2005
[C] 2006
[D] 2007

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8. Which of the following is correct about Hydrazine?
[A] It is used in various rocket fuels
[B] Is chemical formula is N2 H2
[C] It is a blue colour liquid
[D] All of the above

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9. Which of the following is the primary function of the stem in plants?
[A] Support leaves
[B] Deliver water to leaves
[C] Transport useful products
[D] All of the above

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10. Match the following. Festival State 1. Gangaur a.West Bengal 2.Ganesh Chaturthi b.Rajasthan 3. Durga Puja c.Maharashtra
[A] 1-c, 2-a, 3-b
[B] 1-b, 2-a, 3-c
[C] 1-a, 2-c, 3-b
[D] 1-b, 2-c, 3-a

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