Thursday, February 9, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 98

1. The time at any point on the earth’s surface calculated when the sun reaches its highest position in the sky is known as
[A]Local Time
[B]Sidereal Time
[C]Solar Time
[D]Standard Time

2. A traveler is thirsty in a desert at 15 degree E and 25 degree S. The desert in the question is

3. Which one of the following is a cold water current?
[A]Canary Current
[B]Caribbean Current
[C]Guinea Current
[D]Kuro-Shio Current

4. Which one of the following is not a sea port?

5. Which one of the following is a land-locked country?

6. Which one of the following terms is used for the region of low atmospheric pressure?

7. Who among the following is associated with the concept of Civil Disobedience?
[B]Thomas Paine
[C]Hd Thoreau
[D]Thomas Hobbes

8. Who wrote ‘Das Capital’?
[C]Karl Marx
[D]Adam Smith

9. Who among the following was a proponent of the Rights of Man?
[B]Thomas Paine
[C]Hd Thoreau
[D]Thomas Hobbes

10. Who chaired the Constituent Assembly set up to prepare a draft on the Constitution of free India?
[A]Dr Rajendra Prasad
[B]Dr Br Ambedkar
[C]Jawaharlal Nehru
[D]C Rajagopalachari

11. Who was the first Indian to enter the Indian Civil Service?
[A]Satyendra Nath Tagore
[B]Cc Desai
[C]Sn Banerjee
[D]Subash Chandra Bose

12. The Vedic god Purandara was the same as

13. Who were the first Europeans in modern times to enter into trade relations with India?

14. The two basic values of a constitutional government are
[A]Stability And Liberty
[B]Liberty And Equality
[C]Equality And Fraternity
[D]Stability And Justice

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