General knowledge(GK)/Basic General Knowledge - Section 3 Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
  Kathak Nauntanki Jhora and Kajri are the important dances of

1.Uttaranchal

2. Uttar Pradesh

3.Jharkhand

4.Chhattisgarh

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Question:
  King Hammurabi raised the first army of the world in

1.2000 BC

2.1500 BC

3.1480 BC

4. 1027 BC

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Question:
  Lal Bahadur Shastri

1.succeeded Pandit Nehru as the second Prime Minister of India

2.signed the Tashkent Agreement with Ayub Khan for a ceasefire between India and Pakistan

3.is also known as "Man of Peace"

4. All of the above

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Question:
  Leonardo da Vinci

1.was a great Italian painter sculptor and architect

2.got universal fame form his masterpiece "Monalisa"

3.drew models of organs such as the heart lungs and womb

4.All of the above

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Question:
  Light Year is related to

1.energy

2.speed

3.distance

4.intensity

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Question:
  Michael Faraday discovered

1.electromagnetism

2.benzene liquid gases and optical glass

3. the induction of electric current

4.All of the above

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Question:
  Modern Indo-Aryan languages are based on an ancient language called

1.Hindi

2.Sanskrit

3.Kannada

4.Tamil

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Question:
  Most commonly used bleaching agent is

1.alcohol

2.carbon dioxide

3.chlorine

4.sodium chloride

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
  National Botanical Research Institute is located at

1.New Delhi

2. Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)

3.Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

4.Bangalore (Karnataka)

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
  National institute of Mental Health is located at

1.Coonor (Tamil Nadu)

2.Chandigarh

3. New Delhi

4.Bangalore

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
  Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin were the first to

1.step on the moon

2.circle the moon

3.walk in space

4.journey into space

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Question:
  Nuclear power is ____ thermal power.

1.cheaper than

2.costlier than

3.equal in amount

4.they cannot be related

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Question:
  Of the following foods which one is the best source of protein?

1.Butter

2.Fish

3.Lettuce

4.Milk

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Question:
  Of the UN Agencies which one specifically aims at further economic development by encouraging productive private enterprise?

1.United Nations Industrial Development Organisation

2. International Finance Corporation

3.International Monetary Fund

4.World Bank

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Question:
 Jharia (Jharkhand) is famous for

1.sports goods

2. copper mines

3.coal mines

4.gold mines

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Question:
 Karl Marx's ideology advocated

1.a classed unique society

2.a united society

3.a classed society

4.None of the above

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Question:
 Lhasa airport at Tibet is the World's

1.largest airport

2.highest airport

3.lowest airport

4.busiest airport

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Question:
 Liquids transmit pressure equally in all directions. This is known as

1. Boyle-Pascal's Law

2.Pascal's Law

3. Archimedes' Principle

4.None of the above

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Question:
 Ludhiana is situated on ____ river.

1.Gomti

2.Yamuna

3.Satluj

4.Godavari

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Question:
 Marco Polo

1.discovered Greenland

2. travelled through China India and other parts of Asia

3.travelled round the cape of Good Hope

4.discovered Canada

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Question:
 Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) was established in

1.1958

2.1964

3.1973

4.1988

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Question:
 Missile 'prithivi' aims

1.to test the performance of an indigenously built heat-shield

2.to hit target without the help of the Air Forces

3.to defend a large installations like oil-fields etc. against enemy attacks

4. None of the above

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Question:
 Nowadays many novel chemicals are being synthesized termed as xenobiotics. The unique feature of these is what they areI. biodegradableII. non- biodegradableIII. pose on environmental threatIV. they are environment friendly

1.IIII

2.IIIII

3.IIIIIV

4.IIIII IV

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Question:
 Numismatics is the study of

1.coins

2.numbers

3.stamps

4.space

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Question:
Kiran Bedi received Magsaysay Award for government service in

1.1992

2.1993

3.1994

4.1995

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Question:
Jaspal Rana is associated with which of the following games?

1.Swimming

2.Archery

3.Shooting

4.Weightlifting

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Question:
Jeevan Rekha (Life line) express is

1.first hospital on wheels in the world

2. first railway express

3.oldest train

4.None of the above

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Question:
Jesus Christ was crucified in

1. 4 BC

2.4 AD

3. 20 AD

4.1 AD

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Question:
Jharkhand has ____ state on its eastern end.

1.Bihar

2.West Bengal

3.Orissa

4.Chhattisgarh

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Question:
John F. Kennedy President of USA died on

1.1963

2.1964

3.1965

4.1966

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Question:
John F. Kennedy was

1.one the most popular Presidents of USA

2.the first Roman Catholic President

3.writer of Why England slept and Profile in Courage

4.All the above

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Question:
Joule is the unit of

1.temperature

2.pressure

3.energy

4.heat

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Question:
Judicature (High Court) of Rajasthan is at

1.Jodhpur

2.Jaipur

3.Udaipur

4.Jaiselmer

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
K.S. Ranjit Singhji was

1.first Bar-at-law

2. first Air Marshal

3.first Indian test cricketer

4. first Field Marshal

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Question:
Kanishka was

1.the king of Kushan dynasty

2.a great conqueror but later became a follower of Buddha

3.the only ruler of India whose territory extended up to central Asia

4.All of the above

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Question:
Karoline Mikkelsen was the first woman to 

1.reach North Pole

2. reach South Pole

3.climb Mt. Everest

4.set foot on the moon

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Question:
Kathakali Mohiniatam and Ottamthullal are the famous dances of

1.Kerala

2.Karnataka

3.Orissa

4.Tamil Nadu

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Question:
Kemal Ataturk was

1. the first President of Independent Kenya

2. the founder of modern Turkey

3. revolutionary leader of Soviet Union

4.None of the above

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Question:
Kiran Bedi is

1. first woman IAS officer

2.first woman IPS officer

3.first woman advocate

4.first woman judge

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Question:
Kolleru Pelicanary situated at Elluru Andhra Pradesh has reserves of

1.elephant tiger panther sambar

2.pelicans painted stroke

3.chital sambar chinkara wild birds

4.elephant leopard tiger garu nilgai

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Question:
Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education is located at

1.Bhopal

2.Gwalior

3.Karnal

4.Patiala

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Question:
Lal Bahadur Shastri is also known as

1. Guruji

2.Man of Peace

3.Punjab Kesari

4.Mahamana

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Question:
Lala Lajpat Rai is also known as

1.Sher-e-Punjab

2.Punjab Kesari

3.both (a) and (b)

4.None of the above

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Question:
Lance Armstrong a sportsperson of international repute belongs to which of the following countries?

1.USA

2.Ukraine

3.Spain

4.Brazil

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Question:
Lata Mangeshkar holds the world record for maximum number of ____

1.song recordings

2. singing songs

3.songs composing

4.None of the above

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Question:
Lime is sometimes applied to soil in order to

1.increase the alkalinity of the soil

2.increase the acidity of the soil

3.restore nitrates to the soil

4.make the soil more porous

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Question:
Liquid asset is

1.a type of asset that is in cash in the current account of the commercial bank

2. a type of asset that is in the form of a deposit in the current account of the commercial bank

3.either of these

4.None of the above

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Question:
Logarithm tables were invented by

1.John Napier

2.John Doe

3.John Harrison

4.John Douglas

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Question:
Magsaysay awards are named after Ramon Magsaysay ____ who was known for his land reform programme to defuse communist insurgency.

1.President of the Philippines

2.President of the Spain

3.President of the Scotland

4.President of the Malaysia

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Question:
Mahabaleshwar is located in 

1.Maharashtra

2.Rajasthan

3.Madhya Pradesh

4.Himachal Pradesh

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Question:
Mahakavi Kalidas

1.was one of the greatest Sanskrit poet and dramatist

2.lived during the region of Chandragupta Vikaramaditya

3.famous works include Shakutala Raghuvansha Meghdoot and Kumara Sambahava

4.All of the above

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Question:
Malfunctioning of which of the following organs causes jaundice?

1.Stomach

2.Pancreas

3.Liver

4.Kidney

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Question:
Microphone is used to convert

1. sound waves into electrical energy

2.sound waves into light rays

3.electrical energy into sound waves

4. sound waves into magnetic currents

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
Milkha Singh Stood ____ in 1960 Olympics in Athletics.

1. fourth in 400m final

2.second in 400m final

3.eighth in 50km walk

4.seventh in 800m final

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Question:
Mina is the tribe of

1.Tripura

2.Sikkim

3.Rajasthan

4.Nagaland Assam

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Question:
MISA stands for

1.Maintenance of Internal Security Act

2.Multinational Internal Society Authority

3.Movement for Indian System Act

4.None of the above

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Question:
Modern football is said to have evolved from

1.England

2.India

3.France

4.Spain

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Question:
Modvat is

1.Maintenance of Internal Security Act

2.a term used in excise which is a new scheme of indirect taxes

3.scheme which allows a manufacturer to claim instant reimbursement of the excise duty paid on the raw materials used for the production of the final good

4.scheme which allows a manufacturer to claim instant reimbursement of the excise duty paid on the raw materials used for the production of the final good

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Question:
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh) is famous for

1.brass ware

2. sandal oil

3.newsprint factory

4.penicillin factory

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Question:
Mother Teresa received the Magsaysay Award in 1962 in the area of

1.Community leadership

2.public service

3. journalism and literature

4.international understanding

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Question:
Mother Teresa won the Nobel Prize for Peace in

1.1992

2.1979

3.1988

4.1954

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Question:
Mount Everest was captured by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in the year

1.1951

2.1952

3.1953

4.1954

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Question:
Ms. Medha Patkar is associated with the

1.Tehri project

2.Enron project

3.Sardar Sarovar project

4. Dabhol project

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Question:
Nalanda is located at

1.Gujarat

2.Varanasi Uttar Pradesh

3. Near Patna Bihar

4.Near Bhopal Madhya Pradesh

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Question:
Name the instrument used to measure relative humidity

1.Hydrometer

2.Hygrometer

3.Barometer

4.Mercury Thermometer

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Question:
National Anthem was first sung on

1.December 27 1911 during the Indian National Congress Session at Calcutta

2.January 24 1950 by the Constituent Assembly of India

3.January 26 1959 by the Government of India

4.None of the above

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Question:
National Defence Academy is situated at

1.Khadakvasla

2. New Delhi

3.Wellington

4.Dehradun

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Question:
National Institute of Occupation Health is located at

1.Bangalore

2.Ahmedabad

3.Pune

4.Mumbai

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Question:
National Institute of Oceanography is located at

1.Panaji (Goa)

2. Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)

3.Pune (Maharashtra)

4.Nagpur (Maharashtra)

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
National Remote Sensing Agency (NRSA) was setup in

1.1980

2.1985

3.1990

4.1995

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Question:
Normally the Commonwealth Games are held at intervals of

1.3 years

2.4 years

3.5 years

4.there is no fixed interval

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Question:
Number of commands of Air Force are

1.five

2.six

3.seven

4.seven

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Question:
Of the blood groups A B AB and O which one is transfused into a person whose blood group is A?

1.Group A only

2.Group B only

3.Group A and O

4.Group AB only

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Question:
Of the various agencies related to the United Nations the one that has the longest period is

1. International Labour Organisation

2.Universal Postal Union

3. World Health Organisation

4.World Meteorological Organisation

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Question:
Of the various non-conventional energy sources that are being tapped which has the largest potential?

1.Water power

2. Wind power

3.Solar power

4.Biomass power

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Question:
Olympic creed and oath was composed by ____ the founder of modern Olympics.

1.Rev Father Didon

2.Baron Pierre de Coubertin

3. Norman Pitchard

4. None of the above

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Question:
Olympic emblem is composed of five intertwined rings each of a different colour representing the five continents of the world as

1.Blue ring - Europe; Yellow ring - Asia; Black ring - Africa; Red ring- America; Green ring - Oceania

2.Blue ring - Asia; Yellow ring - Europe; Black ring - Oceania; Red ring- Africa; Green ring - America

3. Blue ring - Europe; Yellow ring - Asia; Black ring - Africa; Red ring- Oceania; Green ring - America

4.Blue ring - Asia; Yellow ring - Europe; Black ring - Africa; Red ring- America; Green ring - Oceania

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Question:
On a night when the sky is clear the temperature may dip considerably; on a cloudy night the temperature will usually dip much less. The reason for this difference is that

1. the clear sky allows radiant energy to escape readily from the earth

2.on a cloudy night the clouds are warm and therefore retard the cooling

3. the clear sky allows the cold of outer space to reach the earth

4. current of air carry the heat away from the earth on a clear night

Posted Date:-2021-03-06 02:20:04


Question:
On August 1 2003 the total strength of India's armed forces approximate to

1.1392000

2.1092000

3.71,500

4.132000

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Question:
With which sport is the Jules Rimet trophy associated?

1.Basketball

2.Football

3.Hockey

4.Golf

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