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Ques:- The  vesting of “residuary’ power in the central government by the Constitution of India indicates

Ans:- Unitary character of Indian polity

Ques:- For how many years did Gandhiji live in South Africa ?

Ans:- 21 years

Ques:- Which acid substance is found in Vinegar ?

Ans:- Acetic acid

Ques:- Which part of animal cell is used powerhouse ?

Ans:- Mitochonsria

Ques:- In which one of the following States, Jaitapur power plant is proposed to be set up ?

Ans:- Maharashtra

Ques:- Which is the largest tribal state of India ?

Ans:- Madhya Pradesh

Ques:- Mammal capable of flying is

Ans:- Bat

Ques:- Last viceroy of India was

Ans:- Lord Mountbatten

Ques:- Admiral Gorshkov is a

Ans:- Naval air –craft carrier ship

Ques:- Who among the following held the office of speaker in central Legislative assembly of British era and the Parliament of free India ?

Ans:- G.V.Mavlankar

Ques:- When did the soviet Union disintegrate into 15 independent Republics ?

Ans:- 1991

Ques:- Which one of the following is the first National park of India ?

Ans:- Corbett National Park

Ques:- The ability of the eye to see in the dark is due to the production of a ourple pigment known as

Ans:- Rhodopsin

Ques:- Saddle peak is the highest peak of

Ans:- Asom

Ques:- The Jain text which contains the biographies of the tirthankaras is known as

Ans:- Kalpasutra

Ques:- Alexander remained in India for

Ans:- 19 months

Ques:- The last king of Mauryan empire was

Ans:- Brihadrath

Ques:- Who founded the independent Bahamani kingdom in South India in 1347 A.D. ?

Ans:- Abu Muzaffar Alauddin Bahmanshah

Ques:- Guru Govind Singh was killed in 1708 A.D. at

Ans:- Nanded, Maharashtra

Ques:- The French East India company was formed in

Ans:- 1664 A.D.

Ques:- The battle of Wandiwash was fought between

Ans:- English and the French

Ques:- The treaty of Shrirangpattam-signed between Tipu Sultan and Lord Cornwallis , took place in

Ans;- 1794 A.D.

Ques:- Which one of the following acts abolished the trading rights of the East India company in India ?

Ans:- Charter Act of 1813

Ques:- Lucknow Pact of 1916 was concluded between

Ans:- Congress and the Muslim League

Ques:- Who among the following participated in all the three round table conferences ?

Ans:- B.R.Ambedkar

Ques:- Which of the following article of Indian constituation declares it is a primary duty of the state to raise the level of nutrition and the standard of living of its people and the “Improvement of the public health” ?

Ans:- Article 47

Ques:- Who among the following female revolutionary fired at English Governor (Chancellor) while receiving her Degree at the convocation ?

Ans:- Bina Das

Ques:- Who among the following has pleaded on the side of the Indian National Army officers in their Redfort trial /

Ans:- Sir T.B. Sapru

Ques:- The president of the surat session (1907) of Indian National Congress was

Ans:- R.B. Ghose

Ques:- Which one of the following dates was fixed up by the Muslim league as’Direct Action Day ?

Ans:- August 16, 1946

Ques:- In which of the following sessions of the Indian National Congress nsubhash Chandra Bose had defeated Pattabhi Sitaramayya in the election of the congress President ?

Ans:- Tripuri Session, 1939

Ques:- The Slogan ‘Long Live Revolution’ is associated with –

Ans:- Bhagat Singh

Ques:- Who among the following sultans of Delhi established an ‘Employment Exchange’ to help the unemployed ?

Ans:- Firoz Shah Tughlaq

Ques:- Whose name is associated with green revolution in India ?

Ans:- Dr.M.S.Swaminathan

Ques:- The President of India is elected by an electoral college comprising of ;

Ans:- M.S.Swaminathan

Ques:- The President of India is elected by an electoral collage comprising of :

Ans:- Elected members of both houses of the parliament 7 members of the Legiskative assemblies of all the states.

Ques:- Which part of the India constitution contains provision for the separation of judiciary and executive ?

Ans:- Directive Principals

Ques:- What happens when the ice floating ina glass of water gets melt ?

Ans:- Remains Constant

Ques:- Which branch of knowledge is known as Demography ?

Ans:- Study of population

Ques:- What is Agrostology ?

Ans:- Study of grass

Ques:- Who among the following ladies was first unfural the Indian Tricolour ?

Ans:- Bhikaji Cama

Ques;- Which is a female hormone out of the following ?

Ans:- Estrogen

Ques:- The sugar present in the milk is known as

Ans:- Lactose

Ques:- After how many years Halley’s Comet is seen in the sky ?

Ans:- Every 76 years

Ques:- Which of the following countries are referred as third World ?

Ans:- Developing countries

Ques:- Who discovered the Polio Vaccine ?

Ans:- Jonas Salk

Ques:- The only Indian State where Tungsten is mined :

Ans:- Rajasthan

Ques:- Who happens to be the ex-officio secretary of National Development council ?

Ans:- Secretary, Planning Commission

Ques:- Which of the following rights cannot be suspended during emergency according to the Indian Constitution ?

Ans:- Right to life

Ques:- Which agitation earned the epithet of ‘Sarder’ for Vallabh Bhai Patel from Mahatma Gandhi ?

Ans:- Bardoli

Ques:- When was SAARC established ?

Ans:- On December 8, 1985

Ques:- Who among the following took the burning of the foreign clothes as the ‘insensate waste’ during the Non-cooperation Movement ?

Ans:- Rabindranath Tagore

Ques:- Histology is the study of :

Ans:- Tissue

Ques:- Public Interest Litigation (PIL0 was initiated in 1983 with the pioneering efforts of :

Ans:- Justice P.N.Bhagwati

Ques:- In electric supply lines in India, which parameter is kept constant ?

Ans:- Frequency

Ques:- The tenure of the Congress Ministries formed in the election of 1937 after the Government of India Act of 1935 was

Ans:- 28 months

Ques:- Under which article of the Indian constitution can the Parliament legislate on any subject in the State list /

Ans:- Article 249

Ques:- Louis Fischer the biographer of the mahatma Gandhi, was associated with the movement of –

Ans:- Non- Cooperation

Ques:- Fundamental right to education has been brought through

Ans:- 86th constitution (Amendment) Act, 2002

Ques:- Jawahar Lal Nehru National Solar Mission or Solar India has been launched to create an installed capacit of 2000 MW by the end of

Ans:- 13th Plan

Ques:- When and where Panchayati Raj system in India was introduced ?

Ans:- October 2nd, 1959, Nagor (Rajasthan)

Ques:- Who had built the “Wild Flower Hall” od Shimla ?

Ans:- Lord Kitchner

Ques:- Albert Einstein was proficient in playing which musical instrument ?

Ans:- Violin

Ques:- Which U.N.Secretary General served for the longest period ?

Ans:- U.Thant

Ques:- The first Lok Pal Bill was introduced in the Parliament in ?

Ans:- May 1968

Ques:- D.Oliveira Trophy is associated with ?

Ans:- Cricket

Ques:- Palklands islands has been a disputed territory between

Ans:- Britain & Aegentina

Ques:- Name the Indian state which has the maximum percentage of educated unemployed persons ?

Ans:- Kerala

Ques:- Which of the following was capital of Raja Ranjeet Singh of Punjab ?

Ans:- Lahore

Ques:- Which one among the following was the objective of starting the Nirmal Gram Puraskar incentive scheme ?

Ans:- Encourage Panchayati Raj institutions to take sanitation promotion for attainng 100% open defecation-free environment

Ques:- On which date World Enviroment Day is observed ?

Ans:- 5 June

Ques:- Which article of Indian enumerates fundamental duties of Indian citizens ?

Ans:- Article 51-A

Ques:- If a ship moves from freshwater into seawater, it will

Ans:- Rise a little higher

Ques:- White blood cells act

Ans:- As a defence against infection

Ques:- In which of the following parts of Indian are the largest reserves of mineral resources /

Ans:- South East

Ques:- Which one of the following has the largest harbour in the world ?

Ans:- Rottardam (The Netherlands)

Ques:-Nagarjuna Sagar Dam on Krishna River is located in

Ans:- Andhra Pradesh

Ques:- The Yellow Stone National Park (First National Park in the World) is located in

Ans:- U.S.A.

Ques:- The constitution of India provides for an Election Commission under Article

Ans;- 324

Ques:- Establishment on the Panchayati Raj system was recommended by

Ans:- Balwant Rai Mehta Committee Report 1957

Ques:- The Joint parliamentary committee headed by Murali Manohar Joshi set up for probing the 2G spectrum issue, consists of –

Ans:- 20 members from Lok Sabha and 10 from Rajya Sabha

Ques:- How many ways in which a batsman can get out in cricket ?

Ans:- 10

Ques:- Which is the biggest enterprise of the Government of India ?

Ans:- Railways

Ques:- The article related to Budget (annual) financial statement is –

Ans:- Article 112

Ques:- Who among the following squash players won the World Squash open championship six times ?

Ans:- Jahangir Khan, Janasher Khan

Ques:- Commonwealth games started in

Ans:- 1930

Ques:- The distance between the goal posts in the hockey field is

Ans:- 3.66 meters

Ques:- The six balls over in cricket was started in the year

Ans:- 1900

Ques:- Who among the following do not take part in the election of the President of India ?

Ans:- Elected members of Legislative Councils

Ques:- Which country recently lifted emergency imposed 28 years ago ?

Ans:- Sri Lanka

Ques:- Strait of Dover connects

Ans:- English Channel and the North sea

Ques:- The original jurisdiction of the supreme court of India extends to

Ans:- Disputes between the Government of India and one more states

Ques:- Which one of the following places has the lowest annual rainfall ?

Ans:- Jaisalmer

Ques:- The ambitious scheme launched in June 2011 by the Government of India to provide free health care facilities to pregnant women and infants has been named as –

Ans:- Janani-Shishu Suraksha Karyakram

Ques:- Which one among the following statements regarding the constitutionally guaranteed right to education in India is correct ?

Ans:- This right has been given to all Indian children between the ages of 6 to 14 years under the 86th constitutional amendment act.

Ques:- Which one among the following elements/ions is essential in small quantities for development of healthy teeth but causes motting of the teeth if consumed in higher quantities ?

Ans:- Fluoride

Ques:- Contact lenses are made from

Ans:- Polyvinyl chloride

Ques:- The blackboard seems black because it

Ans:- does not reflect any colour

Ques:- The tenure of every Panchayat shall be for five years from the date of

Ans:- Declaration of the election results

Ques:- Which one among the following is a strong smelling agent added to LPG cylinder to help in the detection of gas leakage ?

Ans:- Thioethanol

Ques:- Eco-mark is given to an Indian product which is

Ans:- environment-friendly

Ques:- Dog bite can cause rabies.Which among the following other animals can also cause rabies ?

Ans:- Donkey

Ques:- The Mughal Ruler of medieval India were  in fact

Ans;- Chagtai Turks

Ques:- Which of the religion was patronized by the Rashtrkutas ?

Ans:- Jainism

Ques:- Who is known as Shaka-conqueror’ ?

Ans:- Samudragupta

Ques:- MNREGA scheme has been launched as a part of implementing which one of the following articles of the Indian constitution ?

Ans:- Article 43

Ques:- Which one of the following acts provided for a federal polity in India ?

Ans:- Government of India Act 1935

Ques:- Bonded Labour was abolished in India, by an act of Parliament enacted in the year

Ans:- 1976

Ques:- Bio –gas mainly consists of –

Ans:- Carbon Dioxide and Hydrogen

Ques:- Photosynthesis using the invisible part of the sunlight is done by some –

Ans:- Fungi

Ques:- Acid rain is caused due to air pollution by –

Ans:- Nitrous oxide and sulphure dioxide

Ques:- As the train stats moving, the head of the passenger sitting inside leans backwards because

Ans:- Inertia of rest

Ques:- Which type of electromagnetic radiation is used in the remote control of a television receiver ?

Ans:- Infra – red

Ques:- The Antaractic study centre of India is located at –

Ans:- Maitri

Ques:- The ‘Green House’ effect is mostly caused by –

Ans:- Carbon dioxide in thr atmosphere

Ques:- The orderly sequence of change in the vegetation of an area over time is described as

Ans;- Succession

Ques:- In South Asia, the country with largest percentage of aged population is

Ans;- Sri Lanka

Ques:- The correct sequence of energy sources in order of their share in power sector in India is –

Ans:- Thermal > Hydro > Nuclear > Wind

Ques:- The largest producer of wine in the world is

Ans:- France

Ques:- ‘Foehn’ is a local wind of

Ans:- Switzerland

Ques:- The highest percentage of the worlds forest cover is associated with

Ans:- Temperate Coniferous forests

Ques;- Among the iron-producing countries of Europe, France stands

Ans:- Second

Ques:- Which state of India has the largest scheduled castes population ?

Ans:- Uttar  Pradesh

Ques:- The two leading producers of coal in India are

Ans:- Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

Ques:- The percentage of forest cover with reference to the total geographical area is highest in

Ans:- Mizoram

Ques:- Which one of the following is the youngest mountain chain ?

Ans;- Shivaliks

Ques:- The World’s number two economy is

Ans:- China

Ques:- The Governor is responsible to the

Ans:- President

Ques:- Shivaji’s war strategy used against the Mughals was

Ans:- Guerilla warfare

Ques:- Amitabh Bachchan has won three times the best Actor National Award. Which of the films is not the one when he was not given the National Award for best Actor ?

Ans:- Sholay

Ques:- Sound travels with a different speed in different media.In what order does the velocity of sound increase in these media ?

Ans:- Air, water and iron

Ques:- Casimir Funk discovered

Ans:- Vitamins

Ques:-The thirty-Sixth amendment of Indian constitution, 1975 conferred statehood on


Ques:- Who among the following has a right to speak and otherwise take part in the proceeding of either House of Parliament and to be a member of any Parliament committee but is not entitled to vote ?

Ans:- The Attorney General

Ques:- A bee-sting leaves an acid which causes pain and irritation.The injected acid is

Ans:- Methanoic acid  (Formic Acid)

Ques:- The Parliament has power to legislate with respect to a matter in the State list provided it is in the

Ans:- National interest

Ques:- Who introduced Permanent settlement in 1793 A.D.?

Ans:- Lord Cornwallis

Ques:- Where was the first World classical Tamil Conference held ?

Ans:- Coimbatore

Ques:- Laura chin chilla is the First Woman president of

Ans:- Costa Rica

Ques:- Who was the first Indian selected as a member of British Parliament ?

Ans:- Dada Bhai Naoroji

Ques:- World’s biggest solar power station opened in

Ans:- Spain

Ques:- Who was the president of Indian National Congress at the time Independence ?

Ans:- Sardar Patel

Ques:- Who was founder of the All India trade union congress the oldest trade union federation in India founded in 1920 ?

Ans:- Lala Lajpat Rai

Ques:- The first Muslim elected as the President of Indian National Congress was

Ans:- Badruddin Tayabji

Ques:- The words ‘socialist’ and ‘secular’ were inserted in the preamble of the Indian Constitution in 1976 by the

Ans:- 42th Amendment

Ques:- Which of the following committees is concerned with the regularity of the expenditure of the Government ?

Ans:- Public Accounts Committee

Ques:- Who is called ‘the Morningstar’ of Indian Renaissance ?

Ans:- Raja Rammohan Roy

Ques:- When did Munda Revolt take place ?

Ans:- 1899 -1900 A.D.

Ques:- Which Governor-General of India was associated in the Andaman ?

Ans:- Lord Mayo

Ques:- During which five year plan was  Green Revolution initiated in India ?

Ans:- 3rd

Ques:- Article 24 of the Indian constitution prohibits employment of children in any factory below the age of

Ans:- 14 years

Ques:- Vulcanisation is the process of heating rubber with 3-5% of

Ans:- Sulphur

Ques:- Duncan passage lies between

Ans:- South Andaman and little Andaman

Ques:- Which Iron and steel plant is called ‘Ruhr of India ?

Ans:- Durgapur

Ques:- Who said, “If Congress wishes to accept partition , it would be over my dead body” ?

Ans:- M.K.Gandhi

Ques:- In India when population of an urban settlement crosses 1,00,000 it is called

Ans:- Town

Ques:- Brass is an alloy of

Ans:- Copper and Zinc

Ques:- What will be the angle between the two hands of a clock at 9:30 hrs. ?

Ans:- 105 degree

Ques:- Which is the most industrially advanced state in India ?

Ans:- Maharashtra

Ques:- India’s permanent research station ‘Dakshin Gongotri’s is located at

Ans:- Antarctica

Ques:- Which sultan of Delhi brought one Asokan Pillar to Delhi ?

Ans:- Firuz Shah Tughlaq

Ques:- Spectacles used for viewing 3 D films have

Ans:- Polaroids

Ques:- The odest ship of navy which has recently been decommissioned is

Ans:- INS Sharabh

Ques:- The longest sea bridge of the World-Qingdao Haiwan bridge (26.4 miles) is located in

Ans:- China

Ques:- Portfolio system in India was recognized for the first by

Ans:- Indain Council Act of 1861

Ques:- The Union Cabinet has given its formal approval for increasing the amount under MPLAD (Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme) from Rs. 2 crore to-

Ans:- Custom Duty

Ques:- The second backward classes commission under the chairmanship of B.P. Mandal was set up by the Union Government in

Ans:- 1979 A.D.

Ques:- The most ancient musical instrument among the following is

Ans:- Veena

Ques:- Which one of the following states has granted Sanskrit language the status of the second official language of the state ?

Ans:- Uttarakhand

Ques:- Missile ‘Astra’ is a

Ans:- Air to air missile

Ques:- The state known as ‘Garden of Spices’ is

Ans:- Kerala

Ques:- The Sun city is located in

Ans:- South Africa

Ques:- As per the provisional figures of 2011 Census the second most populous State of India is

Ans:- Maharashtra

Ques:- Which one of the following rulers established embassies in foreign countries on modern lines ?

Ans:- Tipu Sultan

Ques:- With which Mughal General did Shivaji sign the famous ‘Treaty of Purandhar’ in 1665 A.D.?

Ans:- Jai Singh

Ques:- Who among the following leaders escaped from the prison and organized underground activities during the ‘Quit India Movement ?

Ans:- Jai Prakash Naryan

Ques:- World’s largest reserve of Copper is found in

Ans:- Chile

Ques:- Lighting and thundering are the characterstic feature of

Ans:- Troposphere

Ques:- The collision hypothesis of the origin of the earth is a modified form of

Ans:- Supernova hypothesis

Ques:- Which of the following cities of U.S.A. is a famous for automobile industry  ?

Ans:- Detroit

Ques:- Which of the following volcanoes is called the ‘Light House of the Mediterranean’ ?

Ans:- Stramboli

Ques:- The largest producer of sunflower in India is

Ans:- Karnataka

Ques:- The largest producer of silk in India is

Ans:- Karnataka

Ques:- In global warming the consequence of the contribution of Greenhouse Gases in decreasing order is

Ans:- Carbon dioxide, Methane, CFC, Nitrous oxide

Ques:- Which one of the following is the least urbanized country of the World ?

Ans:- Burundi

Ques:- Which of the following state of India does not have notified Scheduled  Tribes ?

Ans:- Haryana

Ques:- Which of the following is the biggest shipping canal in the world ?

Ans:- Suez Canal

Ques:- The multidimensional poverty index of UNDP includes

Ans:- 10 indicators

Ques:- ‘Hariyali’ is the programme associated with

Ans:- A programme of support for watershed management

Ques:- The period of recommendations made by thirteenth finance commission is

Ans:- 2010 – 15

Ques:- Which of the following state is covered under the National Horticulture mission (NHM) ?

Ans:- Uttar Pradesh

Ques:- Under Article 356 of the constitution of India, President’s rule was imposed for the first time in

Ans:- Travancore-Cochin, Kerala

Ques:- Water is a good coolant and is used to cool the engines of cars, buses, trucks, etc.It is because water has a

Ans:- High specific heat

Ques:- Which of the following countries, Alaska belongs to ?

Ans:- U.S.A

Ques;- In which of the following continents the Andes Mountain Range (Longest Mountain range in the world) is located ?

Ans:- South America

Ques:- The AIps mountain range is not a part of which of the following countries ?

Ans:- England

Ques:- Which of the following rivers does not drain into Bey of Bangal ?

Ans:- Tapti

Ques:- Mexico country is located in

Ans;- North America Continent

Ques:- In which of the following countries of Asia, the birth rate is the lowest ?

Ans:- Sri Lanka

Ques:- The function of haemoglobin in body is

Ans:- Transport of oxygen

Ques:- What is measured in cusecs ?

Ans:- Flow of water

Ques:- Radioactive element has been found to large reserves in India is

Ans:- Thorium

Ques:- Azoila gives a good bio-fertizer when mixed with

Ans:- Blue green algae

Ques:- Ozone layer of atmosphere absorbs

Ans:- Ultraviolet rays

Ques:- Who among the following can be the chairman of the national human rights commission ?

Ans:- Only a retired chief justice of India

Ques:- Light energy is coverted into chemical energy by

Ans:- Photosynthesis

Ques:- In intergrated circuit the chip of semiconductor used is made up of

Ans;- Silicon

Ques:- Which of the following disease is hereditary ?

Ans:- Haemophillia

Ques:- Which of the following proteins is found in milk ?

Ans:- Casein

Ques:- The stethoscope used by a medical practitioner is based on the phenomenon of

Ans:- Multiple reflection of sound waves

Ques:- The newly discovered high temperature super conductors are

Ans:- Ceramic oxides

Ques:- Blood ngrouping was discovered by

Ans;- Landsteriner

Ques:- Jaundice affects the

Ans:- Liver

Ques:- Pohang steel company (POSCO) is a company originally based in

Ans:- South Korea

Ques:- Institution of ‘Ombudsman’ originated from

Ans:- Sweedon

Ques:- Who amongst the following is the author of the book “Half a life” ?

Ans:- V.S.Naipaul

Ques:- Who presides over the National development council of India ?

Ans;- Prime Minister of India

Ques:- When kidneys fail to function, there is accumulation of

Ans:- Nitrogenous waste products in the blood

Ques:- Chemical composition of pearl is

Ans:- Calcium carbonate

Ques:- The famous kruger national park (largest zoo in the World) is in :

Ans:- South Africa

Ques:- Bhatnagar award is given for contribution in which of the following field ?

Ans:- Science

Ques:- Most of the explosions in mines occur due to the mixing of which of the following ?

Ans:- Methane with air

Ques:- From which country amendment procedure of Indian constitution has been adopted ?

Ans:- South Africa

Ques:- Which of the following country is the largest producer of atomic mineral in the World ?

Ans:- Canada

Ques:- In the Interim Government (1946) who held the railways Portfolio ?

Ans:- Asaf Ali

Ques:- Balance of payments means

Ans:- Difference between exports & imports

Ques:- Which country in the World has the largest number of Post offices ?

Ans:- India

Ques:- Who composed the Gayatri Mantra ?

Ans:- Vishwamitra

Ques:- The fourth dimension in physics was introduced by

Ans:- Einstein

Ques:- Pyrometers are used to measure

Ans:- Temperature

Ques:- Which of the following is not a Rabi crop ?

Ans:- Lady’s finger

Ques:- Rocks formed inside the earth as a reult of solidification of lava are called

Ans:- Metamorphic rocks

Ques:- The molten material found inside the earth is called

Ans:- Lava

Ques:- Marble is

Ans:- Re-crystallised limestone

Ques:- Which one of the following is not a example of Metamorphic rock ?

Ans:- Granite

Ques:- Who was the top run getter in ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 ?

Ans:- T.M.Dilshan

Ques:- The National Heritage Animal of India is

Ans:- Elephant

Ques:- Which was the capital of Andhra State when it was made a separate state in the year 1953 ?

Ans:- Kurnool

Ques:- What is the Ph level of the blood of a normal person ?

Ans:- 7.35 – .45

Ques:- Starting with the Australian open Lawn Tennis Tournament, which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the other three major Lawn Tennis Tournament ?

Ans:- French open – Wimbledon –US open

Ques:- The release of which one of the following into ponds and wells helps in controlling the mosquitoes ?

Ans:- Gambusia fish

Ques:- Which schedule of the constitution of India contains special provisions for the administration and control of schedulled Areas in several states ?

Ans:- Fifth

Ques:- For which one of the following reforms was a commission setup under the chairmanship of Veerappa Moily by the Government of India ?

Ans:- Administrative Reforma

Ques:- In India, how many states share the coastline ?

Ans:- 9

Ques:- ‘Satyashodhak Samaj’ was founded by Jyoti Rao Phule in

Ans:- 1873 A.D.

Ques:- What is the name of the first successfully cloned Deer ?

Ans:- Dewey

Ques:- Pink revolution is related to

Ans:- Grapes

Ques:- In the context of the Indian defence, what is ‘Dhruv’ ?

Ans:- Advanced light helicopter

Ques:- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) , a new space telescope is

Ans:- Wise

Ques:- Where was the first session of the Indian National Cogress held in December 1885 ?

Ans:- Bombay

Ques:- How much is one barrel of approximately equal to ?

Ans:- 159 liters

Ques:- Which one of the following is also called stranger Gas ?

Ans:- Argon

Ques:- Which one of the following pairs of metals constitutes the lightest metal and the heaviest metal respectively ?

Ans:- Lithium and osmium

Ques:- The buyers market is known where –

Ans:- Supply is more than the demand

Ques:- Who among the following rejected the title of knighthood and refused to accept a position its first factory in India ?

Ans:- Jahangir

Ques:- What is agent orange ?

Ans:- A weed-killing chemical used by the US Military in the Vietnam War

Ques:- Under which one of the following constitution amendment acts, four languages were added to the languages under the Eighth schedule of the constitution of India, thereby raising their number to 22 ?

Ans;- Constitution

Ques:- Which was the following is the largest (areawise) Lok Sabha constituency ?

Ans:- Ladakh

Ques:- Who of the following called Gandhiji Mahatma for the first time ?

Ans:- Rabindra Nath Tagore

Ques:- Who was the viceroy of India when the Rowlatt Act was passed in 1919 ?

Ans:- Lord Chelmsford

Ques:- Who among the following discovered heavy water ?

Ans:- H.C. Urey

Ques:- Which one amongest the following has the largest livestock population in the world ?

Ans:- India

Ques:- In whicxh one of the following kinds of organisms is the phenomenon found wherein the female kills the male after copulation

Ans:- Honeybee

Ques:- The largest part of India’s import (in value) comes from –

Ans:- United state of America

Ques:- The largest number of the Mantras in Rigveda belongd to –

Ans:- Agni

Ques:- When was ‘Purna Swaraj’ day first celebrated ?

Ans:- January 26, 1930

Ques:- Rolland Garros is associated with :

Ans:- Tennis

Ques:-Through which one of the following straits, does a tunnel connect the United kingdom and France ?

Ans:- Strait of Dover

Ques:- The largest Coral reef in the world is found near the coast of which one of the following countries ?

Ans:- Australia

Ques:- Who wrote the book – The story of the Integration of the Indian states ?

Ans:- V.P. Menon

Ques:- Which one of the following was the first fort constructed by the British in India ?

Ans:- Fort St. George

Ques:- Which one among the following is called Philosopher’s wool ?

Ans:- Zinc oxide

Ques:- Which one of the following does not contain silver ?

Ans:- German silver

Ques:- Which one of the following types of glass can cut off ultraviolet rays ?

Ans:-Crookes glass

Ques:-Where are the headquarters of the organisation of the Islamic conference (OIC) located ?

Ans:- Juddah

Ques:-Who among the following is considered as the inventor of the World Wide Web (WWW) in 1989 ?

Ans:-Tim Berners –Lee

Ques:- Where are Shevaroy hills located ?

Ans:- Tamil Nadu

Ques:- The Archaeological Survey of India was established during the period of –

Ans:- Lord Curzon

Ques:- Where was the first conference of the Pugwash conference of

Ans:- Nova Scotia (Canada)

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