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Indian Polity & Constitution

1. As per plan of Sir Stafford Cripps, it envisaged that after the conclusion of World War-II: [A] India should be granted complete independence[B] India should be partitioned and granted independence[C] India should be made a republic[D] India should be given dominion status Show Answer Correct Answer: D [India should be given dominion status] Notes:The […]

Environment & Biodiversity

1. Which of the following organ / tissue of human body is most sensitive to intake of lead? [A] Blood [B] Brain [C] Kidney [D] Lungs Show Answer Correct Answer: B [ Brain ] Notes: Brain is the most sensitive part in human body with respect to lead poisoning. 2. Which of the following is […]

Indian Economy

1. Which of the following is not a correct statement with respect to Masala Bonds?  [A] They allow Indian companies to raise overseas debts in Indian currency[B] Interest Payment on Masala Bonds is in Indian Rupee [C] Most popular market for Masala Bonds is New York currently[D] All of the above are correct statements Show […]

World Geography

1. Apart from  efforts towards economic integration across the region, which of the following African organizations has also served as a  peacekeeping force sending joint military forces in the times of political unrest?  [A] African Economic Community[B] Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)[C] Arab Maghreb Union[D] East African Community Show Answer Correct Answer: B […]

Indian Geography

1. What fraction of Rajasthan’s total area is covered by Thar Desert? [A] Around 30% [B] Around 40% [C] Around 60% [D] Around 70% Show Answer Correct Answer: C [ Around 60% ] Notes: Thar Desert is World’s 10th largest desert and covers 61% of Geographical area of Rajasthan. 2. Which of the following is […]

Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle

1. Which of the following Governor Generals was called “Liberator of India Press”? [A] Lord William Bentinck [B] Sir Charles Metcalfe [C] Lord Auckland [D] Lord Ellenborough Show Answer Correct Answer: B [ Sir Charles Metcalfe ] Notes: Sir Charles Metcalfe (1835-36) is known to have given full liberty to the press and thus was […]

Medieval Indian History

1. The death of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb occurred at which among the following places? [A] Agra [B] Bijapur [C] Ahmednagar [D] Pune Show Answer Correct Answer: C [ Ahmednagar ] Notes: Aurangzeb had died in Ahmednagar on 20 February 1707 at the age of 88. Unlike other earlier Mughals, he was buried in a modest […]

Ancient Indian History

1. Which of the following ancient Indian Kings had appointed Dhamma Mahamattas?  [A] Asoka[B] Chandragupta Maurya [C] Kanishka [D] Chandragupta-II Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Asoka] Notes:Dhamma Mahamattas were special officers appointed by Ashoka to spread the message of Dhamma or his Dharma. The Dhamma Mahamattas were required to look after the welfare of the […]

GKToday’s Classic General Knowledge Quiz Archive

Quiz 648: Banking Awareness for SBI PO 2015 Quiz 647: GK for SSC-CGL 2014 Examination Quiz 646: Finance, Business & Economy Current Affairs for Banking Examinations Quiz 645: Indian Polity and Constitution for CLAT Examination Quiz 644: Ancient History and Culture for IAS Examinations Quiz 643: Indian History for SSC and State PSC Examinations Quiz […]