Monday, March 19, 2012

GK for Bank PO (General Knowledge Quiz - 126)

1. Which of the following gases will effuse out of football bladder most quickly?

2. Which of the following alkali metals has highest specific heat?

3. In which of the following substances all the Civil carbon atoms are quaternary in nature?

4. Which of the following is a natural dye?
[A]Crystal violet
[B]Aniline blue

5. Match List—I (Newspapers) with List-II (Country) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists— List-I List-II (Newspapers) (Country)
(a) Al. Ahram 1. Moscow
(b) Izvestia 2. New York
(c) The Daily News 3. Beijing
(d) People’s Daily 4. Cairo
Code: abcd
[A]2 1 3 4
[B]4 1 2 3
[C]3 2 1 4
[D]4 1 3 2

6. Ryder Cup is related with which sports?

7. Which one of the following currencies has the highest value in terms of rupee?
[D]Saudi Rial

8. Global warming is mainly due to accumulation of—
[A]Oxides of Nitrogen
[B]Oxides of Sulphur
[C]Carbon dioxide
[D]Carbon Monoxide

9. Which is abundant in Gobar gas?
[A]Carbon dioxide

10. Which metal was first used by the Vedic people?

11. Who amidst the following eminent Indian journalists was conferred the Magsaysay Award?
[A]Frank Moraes
[B]Khushwant Singh
[C]Arun Shourie
[D]Girilal Jam

12. Tropical grassland of Brazil is called—

13. The soil conservation method in which mountain slopes is cut into step is?
[A]Contour ploughing
[B]Cover planting
[C]Strip cropping

14. Basaltic lava is found in the—
[A]Deccan Trap
[C]Indo-Gangetic Plain
[D]North-Eastern Hills

15. Mediterranean type of climate is characterized by—
[A]Dry summer and wet winter
[B]Wet summer and dry winter
[C]Dry summer and dry winter
[D]Wet summer and wet winter