Tuesday, March 13, 2012

General Knowledge Quiz - 121(About GK)

1. Which of the following parts of the sunlight makes the solar cooker hot?
[A]Ultra violet
[B]Red light
[C]Infra red
[D]Cosmic rays

2. If the velocity time graph of a particle is represented by y = m t + c, then the particle is moving with—
[A]Constant speed
[B]Constant velocity
[C]Constant acceleration
[D]Varying acceleration

3. The most suitable vessel for storing concentrated Sulphuric acid is—
[A]Copper vessel
[B]Aluminum vessel
[C]Glass vessel
[D]Earthen vessel

4. Carbohydrate is stored in the body as—

5. The most important Sufi shrine in India is

6. The ‘Ajivikas’ were a—
[A]Sect contemporary to the Buddha
[B]Breakaway branch of the Buddhists
[C]Sect founded by Charvaka
[D]Sect founded by Shankaracharya

7. The Indian Universities were first founded in the time of—
[B]Warren Hastings
[C]Lord Canning
[D]Lord William Bentick

8. One of the following was not involved in the Chittagong Armoury Raid, 1934. Who was he?
[A]Kalpana Dutt
[B]Surya Sen
[C]Pritilata Woddedar
[D]Dinesh Gupta

9. Which of the following events made the English East India Company the legitimate masters of the Bengal Subah?
[A]Battle of Buxar, 1764
[B]Battle of Plassey, 1757
[C]Farrukh Siyar’s Farman, 1717
[D]Ibrahim Khan’s Farman, 1690

10. As per 2001 census, what is the percentage of India’s population to the world population?

11. Which unit of Valuation is known as ‘Paper Gold’?

12. What is known as the open market operation of the RBI?
[A]Buying and selling of stocks
[B]Auctioning of foreign exchange
[C]Trading in securities
[D]Transactions in gold

13. ‘NABARD’ is associated with the development of—
[A]Agricultural sector and rural areas
[B]Heavy industries
[C]Banking sector
[D]Real estates

14. Apart from the Quit India Movement which started on 9th August 1942, what other sensational activity of the freedom fighters was done on 9th August?
[A]Salt Satyagraha
[B]Boycott of Simon Commission
[C]Champaran Satyagraha
[D]Kakori mail train ‘Robbery’

15. Which amidst the following is not a credit rating agency?