Friday, August 29, 2014

Current Affairs Quiz - 29 Aug 2014

1. One Life is Not Enough, an autobiography written by Kunwar Natwar Singh was published on ______________________.
[Category: MPEB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]3rd August, 2014
[B]1st August, 2014
[C]5th August, 2014
[D]31st July, 2014

2. Which Indian state became first to achieve 100% sanitation coverage?
[Category: CAT Exams Current Affairs]

3. In which city, the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held?
[Category: CTET Exams Current Affairs]

4. Who on 1st August, 2014 directed the Union Government to submit a proposal to fast- track the criminal justice delivery system in the country?
[Category: IFSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Supreme Court of India
[B]Prime Minister of India
[C]President of India
[D]High Court of India

5. Who was conferred Bharat Gaurav on 1st August, 2014 by the East Bengal Club?
[Category: MAT Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Leslie Claudius
[B]Arun Ghosh
[C]Bachendri Pal
[D]Ahmed Khan


IPCC Exam Preparation GK - 29 Aug 2014

1. Which among the following comes under the Integrated Nutrient Management of Government of India?
[Category: Rural Banks Exams GK]
[B]Soil fertility
[C]Meat and Poultry
[D]Cattle and Dairy

2. 40th International Film Festival of India was held recently in Panaji, Goa. The first film to be screened was Wheat. This was a historical drama of ___?
[Category: Gramin Banks Exams GK]

3. Which among the following missions of Government of India follow Perform, Achieve and Trade mechanism?
[Category: Bank PO GK]
[A]National Mission on Sustainable Habitat
[B]National Water Mission
[C]National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency  
[D]National Mission for a Green India

4. Which among the following is a Biggest Sea by size?
[Category: CWE GK]
[A]Arabian Sea
[B]Andaman Sea
[C]Mediterranean Sea
[D]South China Sea

5. Which of the following river is not in Asia?
[Category: Clerical Exams GK]


Polity and Constitution Objective Questions Answers Quiz - 29 Aug 2014

1. Which among the following Bill will not be lapsed, in the event of dissolution of House?
[A]Any bill pending in Rajya Sabha & not passed by Lok Sabha
[B]Any bill pending in Lok Sabha
[C]Any Bill passed by the Rajya Sabha and pending in Lok Sabha Sabha
[D]Any Bill passed by the Lok Sabha and pending in Rajya Sabha Sabha

2. Which among the following statement is correct?
[A]Only Governor occupies constitutional position
[B]Both Governor and President occupy constitutional position
[C]Only President occupies constitutional Position
[D]Neither President nor Governor occupy constitutional position

3. The power to create or abolish legislative council in states is vested with which among the following?
[A]Council of state ministers
[B]Governor of the state
[C]Legislative Assembly of the state
[D]Chief Minister of the state

4. ____________________ sets up family courts in India.
[A]State/Union Territory government
[B]Governor of states
[C]Supreme Court
[D]Union Government

5. Which among the following committees recommended to set up an "Equal Opportunity Commission"?
[A]Sarkaria Commission
[B]Bhagawati Committee
[C]Sachar Committee
[D]Chawla Committee


Basic Science General Knowledge Question Answers - 29 August 2014

1. Potato chips usually contain large amount of gas which is used as a preservative.Which gas is this?
[D]Carbon dioxide

2. The three methods of science are observation, experimentation and __________________.

3. Electric current is measured using ________________.

4. Who discovered Calcium?
[A]William Harvey
[B]Hans Christian
[C]Sir Humphry Davy
[D]Henry Cavendish

5. A compass has a magnet which points _____________.


Thursday, August 28, 2014

General Knowledge MCQs - 28 August 2014

1. Which country launched the first artificial satellite?
[Category: CTET Exams GK]

2. Which among the following was the first instance of British Intervention in Socio cultural field in India?
[Category: IFSC Exams GK]
[A]Abolition of Sati
[B]Widow remarriage
[C]Female infanticide
[D]Age of consent

3. Havana (Cuba) is famous for which of the following industries?
[Category: MAT Exams GK]
[A]Tea Processing
[D]Iron and Steel

4. Baba Amte is known for which of the following social work?
[Category: CIET Exams GK]
[A]Work for landless labourers
[B]Work for poor and homeless people
[C]Work for leprosy patients
[D]Work to save Ganga

5. Which among the following is not a part of World Bank?
[Category: REIT Exams GK]
[A]International Monetary Fund
[B]International Development Association
[C]Asian Develoment Bank
[D]International Finance Corporation


Prepare for Judicial Service Examinations - 28 August 2014

1. What is the minimum age to be eligible for benefits of Janani Suraksha Yojna? 
[A]18 years
[B]19 years
[C]21 years
[D]20 years

2. Which of the following rights deal with freedom of religion?

3. Who among the following nominates the chairman of Public Accounts Committee of India?
[A]Chairman of Rajya Sabha
[B]Prime Minister
[C]Speaker of Lok Sabha

4. Executive is responsible _____________________ in the parliamentary system.
[A]To the judicial
[B]To the legislature
[C]To the cabinet
[D]Directly to the people

5. Which among the following makes recommendations to the central government for grants in aid to the states out of the consolidated fund of India?
[A]Finance Commission
[B]Planning Commission
[C]Public Accounts Committee
[D]National Advisory Committee


Master Guide to Judicial Service Examinations for Current Affairs - 28 Aug 2014

1. ____________________ of Karnataka on 31st July, 2014 won a gold medal in discus throw in Men's Track events at 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
[Category: RRB Prep Current Affairs]
[A]Shakti Singh
[B]Vikas Gowda
[C]Anil Kumar
[D]Harwant Kaur

2. Which bank's license was cancelled by the RBI on 14th July, 2014 as the bank had ceased to be solvent and all its efforts to revive had failed?
[Category: SSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]The Vasavi Co-operative Urban Bank Ltd
[B]Bharatiya Mahila Bank
[C]Kalol Urban Co-op Bank Ltdxdddddddddddddd[D]Bhuj Commercial Co-op Bank Ltd

3. Muzaffar Ali has been selected for ____Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award on 31st July, 2014 due to his outstanding contribution towards the promotion of Communal harmony,peace and goodwill.
[Category: Railway Exams Current Affairs]

4. When did the Supreme Court of India allow Sahara Chief-Subrata Roy to use the conference room of Tihar jail to negotiate the sale of his offshore and domestic properties with prospective buyers?
[Category: LIC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]1st August, 2014
[B]4th August, 2014
[C]31st July, 2014
[D]28th July, 2014

5. Which legendary rock guitarist of Alice Cooper died on 30th July, 2014 due to respiratory failure in Arizona?
[Category: MPSSB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Jimmy Page
[B]Dick Wagner
[C]John Mayer
[D]Jack White




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