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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

SSC, IBPS, IAS, UPSC, IBPS, BANK, Railways and other competitive exams Current Affairs

1. When was the book titled Assassination of Rajiv Gandhi: An Inside Job authored by Faraz Ahmad released?
[Category: CAT Exams Current Affairs]
[A]15th August, 2014
[B]19th August, 2014
[C]12th August, 2014
[D]16th August, 2014


2. Which day was observed across the world on 19th August, 2014?
[Category: CTET Exams Current Affairs]
[A]World Humanitarian Day
[B]World Health Day
[C]World Hemophilia Day
[D]World Turtle Day


3. Which Indian warship was recently dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister-Narendra Modi?
[Category: IFSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Kamorta Class - 12
[B]INS Kolkata (D63)
[C]INS Vikrant
[D]INS Vishal


4. ___________________ were in news recently as they formed the frontline against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
[Category: MAT Exams Current Affairs]
[A]The Kurdish Peshmarga Forces
[B]The Noshahr Forces
[C]The Gorgan Forces
[D]The Bishe Kola Forces


5. Which two countries signed memorandum of understanding on 19th August, 2014 on technical co-operation in railway sector?
[Category: CIET Exams Current Affairs]
[A]India and Japan
[B]India and China
[C]India and Italy
[D]India and Czech Republic


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Online GK test current affairs Quiz - 23 Sep 2014

1. Tibetan Plateau can be best placed in which of the following categories of plateaus?
[Category: Clerical Exams GK]
[A]Volcanic Plateau
[B]Intermontane Plateau
[C]Continental Plateau
[D]Dissected Plateau


2. Which among the following country is leader in Coffee production?
[Category: State Exams GK]
[A]Brazil
[B]Vietnam
[C]Ethiopia
[D]Indonesia


3. Who among the following has authored the famous book 'India Wins Freedom' ?
[Category: Bank Exams Prep GK]
[A]Sardar Patel
[B]Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad
[C]Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[D]Jawaharlal Nehru


4. Which among the rulers of Magadh founded the city of Pataliputra (Patna) on the bank of river Ganges? 
[Category: IBPS Prep GK]
[A]Ajatasatru
[B]Bimbisara
[C]Bindusara
[D]Chandragupta Maurya


5. In which year, Vijay Laxmi Pandit became the first woman President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) ?
[Category: SSB Exams Prep GK]
[A]1953
[B]1950
[C]1947
[D]1949


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Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations - 23 Sep 2014 Quiz

1. All revenues received by the Government of India by taxes e.g. Income Tax, Central Excise, Customs and other receipts are kept in which among the following?
[A]Consolidated Fund of India
[B]Public Account of India
[C]Contingency Fund of India
[D]Reserve Bank of India


2. In which of the following Committees there is no representation of Rajya Sabha?
[A]The Estimates Committee
[B]The Public Accounts Committee
[C]Committee on Public Undertakings
[D]Committee on Government Assurance


3. Which of the following is not a tool of Parliamentary control over Public expenditures?
[A]The Public Accounts Committee
[B]Comptroller and Auditor General
[C]The Estimates Committee
[D]Committee on Public Undertakings


4. What does the Judicial Review function of the Supreme Court mean?
[A]Review its own judgment
[B]Review the functioning of Judiciary in the country
[C]Examine the constitutional validity of the laws
[D] Undertake periodic review of the constitution


5. To be appointed as Advocate-General of the state, the person should possess the qualifications necessary for appointment as _____________________.
[A]A Judge of the Supreme Court
[B]A Judge of the High Court
[C]Chief Minister of the State .
[D]A State Governor


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National Standard Examination (NSE) IAPT Sample Sceince Questions - 23 Sep 2014

1. The combination of a Red Glass Plate and a Blue Glass plate will transmit which of the following light?
[A]No light
[B]Green light
[C]Yellow light
[D]Blue light


2. Which among the following statement is correct about Fluorescence?
[A]Low Energy Photon is absorbed and high energy photon is emitted
[B]High Energy Photon is absorbed and low energy photon is emitted
[C]High Energy Photon is absorbed and electron is emitted
[D]Low Energy Photon is absorbed and electron is emitted


3. Who among the following worked on Tuberculosis?
[A]Robert Koch
[B]Erwin Neher
[C]Paul Langerhans
[D]Richard Goldschmidt


4. Which among the following compound of barium is used as radio contrast agent for X-ray imaging and other diagnostic procedures and also commonly called as Barium Food?
[A]Barium Hydroxide
[B]Barium Sulphate
[C]Barium Iodide
[D]Barium Carbonate


5. Plants growing on marshy areas are commonly called as _______________.
[A]Psilophytes
[B]Lithophytes
[C]Helophytes
[D]Oxylophytes


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Monday, September 22, 2014

Best Current Affairs for Exams - 22 September 2014

1. Which Indian city has become the world's second most populous city in 2014 as per the World Urbanisation Prospects Report published by the UN in July 2014?
[Category: SSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Delhi
[B]Kolkata
[C]Mumbai
[D]Chennai


2. World Football Federation, FIFA has suspended which country from all international football in July 2014, amidst allegations of government interference in its football federation?
[Category: Railway Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Cameroon
[B]Nigeria
[C]Greece
[D]Columbia


3. Which limited edition of mid-sized sedan Volkswagen launched with starting price of Rs. 7.84 lakh?
[Category: LIC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Rento Konekt
[B]Sento Konekt
[C]Vento Konekt
[D]Kento Konekt


4. Who became the new brand ambassador of Philips India in August 2014?
[Category: MPSSB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Priyanka Chopra
[B]Alia Bhatt
[C]Madhuri Dixit
[D]Deepika Padukone


5. Which footballer was awarded with the Golden Ball award for best player in the FIFA 2014 World Cup held in June-July, 2014?
[Category: MPEB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Lionel Messi
[B]Miroslav Klose
[C]Thomas Muller
[D]James Rodriguez


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Online exam preparation of GK in India - 22 September 2014

1. Le Corbusier was architect of which city?
[Category: REIT Exams GK]
[A]Chandigarh
[B]New Delhi
[C]Jaipur
[D]Mumbai


2. Which among the following states produces rubber in large quantities?
[Category: Rural Banks Exams GK]
[A]Karnataka
[B]Assam
[C]Kerala
[D]Tamilnadu


3. Karl Pearson is mainly related to which branch of mathematics?
[Category: Gramin Banks Exams GK]
[A]Statistics
[B]Algebra
[C]Trigonometry
[D]Arithmetic


4. India played its first one day international with which country and in which year?
[Category: Bank PO GK]
[A]Australia, 1976
[B]England, 1975
[C]New Zealand, 1977
[D]South Africa, 1973


5. Ian Fleming is known for creating which of the following famous characters?
[Category: CWE GK]
[A]James Bond
[B]Tom and Jerry
[C]Pink Panther
[D]Spiderman


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Indian Polity Mock Tests Sample Papers - 22 Sep 2014

1. "Right to vote" can be placed in which of the following categories?
[A]Constitutional Right
[B]Fundamental Right
[C]Fundamental Duty
[D]Legal Obligation


2. President can proclaim a state of financial emergency under which of the following articles?
[A]Article 345
[B]Article 360
[C]Article 352
[D]Article 379


3. Transactions related to debt other than those included in the Consolidated Fund of India are kept in which among the following?
[A]Public Account
[B]Debt Fund
[C]Contingency Fund
[D]Debt Account


4. Who among the following is the Chairman of the Steering Committee to oversee the functions of the National Authority Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC)?
[A]The Cabinet Secretary
[B]The National Security Adviser
[C]The President
[D]The Prime Minister


5. Who is the head of the 'State-Executive'?
[A]The State Legislature Assembly
[B]The Governor
[C]The State Cabinet
[D]The Chief Minister


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