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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

25 November 2014 Current Affairs Quiz

1. Who will be the Chief Guest at 66th India’s Republic Day celebrations 2015?
[Category: MPEB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Serzh Sargsian
[B]Barack Obama
[C]Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
[D] Alpha Conde


2. Which Indian state decided to have the critically endangered pig Pygmy Hog (Porcula salvania)?
[Category: CAT Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Gujarat
[B]Maharashtra
[C]Assam
[D]Uttar Pradesh


3. Indian cricket team on 16th November 2014 won 5-match ODI series against Sri Lanka by ______.
[Category: CTET Exams Current Affairs]
[A]4-0
[B]4-1
[C]3-2
[D]5-0


4. Who was crowned champion of ATP World Tour finals at O2 Arena in London, UK on 16th November, 2014
[Category: IFSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Rafael Nadal
[B]Novak Djokovic
[C]Roger Federer
[D]David Ferrer


5. Which day was observed across the world on 21st November?
[Category: MAT Exams Current Affairs]
[A]World Fisheries Day
[B]World Refugee Day
[C]World Environment Day
[D]World Blood Donor Day


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25 November 2014 GK Quiz

1. In addition to five permanemt members, how many non-permanent members does UN Security Council have?
[Category: State Exams GK]
[A]7
[B]10
[C]8
[D]9


2. On 12th April 2009, at which Malaysian city did India win Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament by defeating hosts Malaysia?
[Category: Clerical Exams GK]
[A]Kuching
[B]Klang
[C]Ipoh
[D]Kuala Lumpur


3. Idukki Dam in Kerala is built across which river?
[Category: State Exams GK]
[A]Vaigai
[B]Kaveri
[C]Periyar
[D]Pamba


4. Who created the fictional character 'Swami' in his debut novel 'Swami and Friends' ?
[Category: Bank Exams Prep GK]
[A]R.K.Narayan
[B]Ruskin Bond
[C]Rudyard Kipling
[D]Rabindranath Tagore


5. Thang-Ta' martial art is native of which Indian state? 
[Category: IBPS Prep GK]
[A]Maharashtra
[B]Punjab
[C]Manipur
[D]Kerala


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General Studies in Polity and Constitutional Policies - 25 Nov 2014

1. One feature distinguishing the Rajya Sabha from Vidhan Parishad is ______________________.
[A]Indirect election
[B]Power of impeachment
[C]Nomination of members
[D]Tenure of membership


2. When can the President use his discretion in appointing the Prime Minister?
[A]Only when the Lok Sabha has been dissolved
[B]In no circumstances
[C]In all circumstances
[D]When no political party enjoys a clear majority in the Lok Sabha


3. Which of the following appointments is not made by the President of India?
[A]Chief Justice of India
[B]Chief of the Air Force
[C]Chief of the Army
[D]Speaker of the Lok Sabha


4. Who was the first woman governor of a state in free India?
[A]Indira Gandhi
[B]Sarojini Naidu
[C]Sucheta Kripalani
[D]Vijay Laxmi Pandit


5. Which of the following is not true regarding the payment of the emoluments of the President?
[A]They are charged on the Contigency Fund of India
[B]They can be reduced during a Financial Emergency
[C]They are shown separately in the budget
[D]They do not require any parliament sanction


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Science Basic Objective Questions With Answers Quiz - 25 Nov 2014

1. Radio-immunoassay(RIA) is a therapy used __________________________.
[A]To cure lung cancer
[B]To cure AIDS
[C]To cure fractures in bones
[D]To detect antibodies and hormones present in blood samples


2. Who invented LED?
[A]Dr.Solomon Berson
[B]Oleg Losev
[C]Dr. Virgina Apgar
[D]Leon Battista Alberti


3. Which variety of coal contains the highest percentage of carbon?
[A]Peat
[B]Anthracite
[C]Lignite
[D]Bituminous


4. What is dry ice?
[A]Water Ice
[B]Solid carbon dioxide
[C]Liquid nitrogen
[D]Frozen ethanol


5. Which of the folowing measurement is not a unit of distance?
[A]Cubit
[B]Parsec
[C]Ammeter
[D]Angstrom


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Monday, November 24, 2014

Current Affairs Quiz - 24 Nov 2014

1. Which day was observed globally on 4th October?
[Category: RRB Prep Current Affairs]
[A]World Animal Day
[B]World Tourism Day
[C]World Literacy Day
[D]World Environment Day


2. Narendra Modi on 3rd October 2014 addressed the countrymen over radio for the first time in his programme _______________.
[Category: SSC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Kal Bhi Aaj Bhi
[B]Mann Ki Baat
[C]Mumbai Masala
[D]Mirchi Bioscope


3. Which Indian state on 3rd October 2014 became the first state to start olive refinery? 
[Category: Railway Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Rajasthan
[B]Gujarat
[C]Goa
[D]Andhra Pradesh


4. Earth Observatory in October 2014 claimed that ____________ the world’s fourth-largest lake of its time has dried and is at the verge of vanish. 
[Category: LIC Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Red Sea
[B]Aral Sea
[C]Dead Sea
[D]Caspian Sea


5. The Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) Working Committee on 26th September 2014 extended ________________ tenure as Director of Indian Cricket team till end of 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup
[Category: MPSSB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Sourav Ganguly's
[B]Sanjay Manjrekar's
[C]Ravi Shastri's
[D]Anil Kumble's


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General Knowledge MCQ Capsule Quiz - 24 Nov 2014

1. The material used in the manufacture of lead pencil is _________________.
[Category: Bank PO GK]
[A]Lead
[B]Graphite
[C]Carbon
[D]Mica


2. Estimates of poverty in India is given by __________.
[Category: CWE GK]
[A]Planning Commission
[B]CSO
[C]NSSO
[D]CSRO


3. RBI was nationalised in ____________.
[Category: Clerical Exams GK]
[A]1969
[B]1935
[C]1949
[D]1980


4. Bagram Airbase is located in __________________.
[Category: State Exams GK]
[A]Afghanistan
[B]China
[C]Pakistan
[D]India


5. Which Mughal Prince translated Bhagvat Gita?
[Category: Clerical Exams GK]
[A]Khusru
[B]Sulaiman Shikoh
[C]Dara Shikoh
[D]Murad


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Policy, Politics and Constitution of India Quiz - 24 Nov 2014

1. Which article provides for the transfer of a judge from one High Court to another?
[A]Article 222
[B]Article 225
[C]Article 239
[D]Article 243


2. Which committee was set up in 1999 to submit a report on teaching Fundamental Duties to citizens?
[A]K. Parsaran Committee
[B]Justice Verma Committee
[C]Justice Shree Krishna Committee
[D]Justice Anand Committee


3. Statutory recognition to the portfolio system was accorded by ___________________.
[A]Indian Councils Act of 1861
[B]Indian Councils Act of 1871
[C]Indian Councils Act of 1882
[D]Indian Councils Act of 1892


4. Who for the first time made a call for having a Constituent Assembly for drafting the Indian Constitution?
[A]Motilal Nehru
[B]M.N.Roy
[C]Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
[D]Mahatma Gandhi


5. The purpose of the inclusion of directive principles of state policy in the Indian Constitution is to establish _________________________.
[A]Social democracy
[B]Social and economic democracy
[C]Political democracy
[D]Gandhian democracy


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