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Saturday, May 31, 2014

Daily Current Affairs Quiz | 31 May 2014

1. Which system was demonstrated to the forest officials of Assam on 27th May, 2014; to help prevent poaching of Rhinos in Assam?
[Category: SSB Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Hi-tech drones
[B]Poisoning the horns to make them useless to poachers
[C]Rhino DNA Indexing System (RhODIS)
[D]Hi-tech guns


2. __________________ on 27th May, 2014 has decided to provide automatic tax information exchange to India.
[Category: RRB GK Current Affairs]
[A]Maldives
[B]Mauritius
[C]Sri Lanka
[D]China


3. Who has been selected as the goodwill ambassador of 35th National Games which is scheduled to be held in Kerala from January-February 2015?
[Category: PCS GK Current Affairs]
[A]Kapil Dev
[B]Rahul Dravid
[C]Sunil Gavaskar
[D]Sachin Tendulkar


4. As per which report released by Oxfam on 20th May, 2014; climate change is the major threat for food and beverage industry?
[Category: IAS GK Current Affairs]
[A]Standing on the Sidelines
[B]Abbott Abandons Aid Promise
[C]Global Warming
[D]Climate Change Harming Economy


5. Who halted the production of India's iconic car Ambassador on 25th May,2014 due to weak demand and lack of funds?
[Category: Bank GK Current Affairs]
[A]TVS Motors
[B]General Motors
[C]Tata Motors
[D]Hindustan Motors


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Free Ias Online Practice Tests for GK | 31 May 2014

1. Which country is known as the 'Land of Cakes'?
[Category: World GK]
[A]Switzerland
[B]Scotland
[C]Canada
[D]Spain


2. Which country's national anthem consists of only music and no words?
[Category: Foreign GK]
[A]France
[B]Brazil
[C]Bahrain
[D]Bulgaria


3. Which of the following has been found useful in keeping the cholesterol levels down?
[Category: Medical Entrance GK]
[A]Garlic
[B]Turmeric
[C]Tulsi
[D]Serpentina


4. Cacti are classic examples of ________________.
[Category: Bio GK]
[A]Sciophytes
[B]Heliophytes
[C]Mesophytes
[D]Xerophytes


5. What is the study of reptiles called?
[Category: Biology GK]
[A]Herpetology
[B]Entomology
[C]Ornithology
[D]Osteology


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General Studies Prelim – Indian Polity & Constitution | 31 May 2014

1. What have we borrowed from Ireland in our constitution?
[A]Directive principles
[B]Fundamental duties
[C]Fundamental rights
[D]Preamble


2. __________________of the Indian constitution divides the legislative powers between the union and states.
[A]6th schedule
[B]8th schedule
[C]7th schedule
[D]9th schedule


3. Which post is not mentioned in our constitution?
[A]Attorney General
[B]Solicitor General
[C]Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha
[D]Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha


4. _______________________________ is the correct designation of Hindi in India.
[A]The official language of the Union of India
[B]National language
[C]Official and national language of India
[D]Language of communication between states and centre


5. Which state/union territory was formed with the Punjab Reorganization Act of 1966?
[A]Himachal Pradesh
[B]Haryana
[C]Chandigarh
[D]Delhi


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General Science - Aptitude Questions and Answers | 31 May 2014

1. Which is the hottest planet in our solar system?
[A]Venus
[B]Mercury
[C]Jupiter
[D]Neptune


2. What is the name of the first satellite sent to space?
[A]San Marco
[B]Sputnik 1
[C]Aryabhatta
[D]Donatello


3. The unit to measure electric resistance is _________.
[A]Ohms
[B]Watt
[C]Decibels
[D]Phon


4. Who discovered the existence of isotopes?
[A]Michael Faraday
[B]Frederick Soddy
[C]Sir Humphry Davy
[D]J.C.Bose


5. Pure water has a pH level of around what number?
[A]7
[B]4
[C]6
[D]5


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Friday, May 30, 2014

Current Affairs Today's Quiz | 30 May 2014

1. Which aircraft crashed in Anantnag district of South Kashmir on 27th May, 2014?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A]HAL AMCA
[B]IAF MIG- 21
[C]DRDO AURA
[D]HAL Tejas


2. When did the RBI tighten the merger rules for Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) to ensure fit and proper character of the management of the NBFC?
[Category: Recent News Current Affairs]
[A]25th April, 2014
[B]26th May, 2014
[C]26th April, 2014
[D]20th May, 2014


3. Who won the Uber Cup 2014 of badminton?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A]China
[B]Korea
[C]Indonesia
[D]Japan


4. South Delhi Municipal Corporation on 26th May, 2014 signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the _________________ to give Unique Property Identification Code to all properties in the civic body's jurisdiction.
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]NGO Council
[B]Bhubhaneshwar Development Authority
[C]Centre for Green Mobility
[D]GeoSpatial Delhi


5. As per the data revealed by the RBI on 26th May, 2014; foreign exchange reserves increased by _______________ in the FY 13-14.
[Category: Bank GK Current Affairs]
[A]USD 15.5 billion
[B]USD 13 billion
[C]USD 10 billion
[D]USD 16 billion


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GK | Today's Quiz | 30 May 2014

1. Which is the best method of controlling a soil borne disease?
[Category: CPMT GK]
[A]Crop rotation
[B]Seed treatment
[C]Using fungicides
[D]Burning affected plants


2. Which of the following animals is a marsupial?
[Category: PMT GK]
[A]Deer
[B]Kangaroo
[C]Rabbit
[D]Lion


3. Which of the following is not a natural fibre?
[Category: Agricultural GK]
[A]Jute
[B]Silk
[C]Coir
[D]Rayon


4. Who has been appointed as the new coach of the Indian cricket team for a period of two years?
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Duncan Fletcher
[B]Allan Border
[C]Stuart Law
[D]Gary Kirsten


5. Which of the following is not obtained from the bark of a tree?
[Category: Online GK]
[A]Cinnamon
[B]Bhang
[C]Quinine
[D]Tannin


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Indian Polity, Political and Constitutional Questions Answers | 30 May 2014

1. The members of the Union Public Service Commission are appointed by the ________________.
[A]President
[B]Vice-President
[C]Prime Minister
[D]Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission


2. What was the exact constitutional status of the Indian Republic on 26th January, 1950 when the constitution was inaugurated?
[A]A Democratic Republic
[B]A Sovereign Democratic Republic
[C]A Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic
[D]A Sovereign Secular Democratic Republic


3. The Chairman of the Rules Committee is the _____________.
[A]Opposition party leader
[B]Speaker
[C]Union Minister
[D]President


4. Which of the following statement is incorrect about the preamble of the constitution?
[A]It cannot be amended
[B]It cannot override the specific provisions of the constitution
[C]The objective resolution proposed by Pandit Nehru ultimately became the Preamble
[D]It is not justiciable in nature


5. Which term was included in the Preamble of the Indian Constitution adopted on 26th November, 1949?
[A]Integrity
[B]Secular
[C]Socialist
[D]Republic


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General Science MCQ | 30 May 2014

1. What is the resinous shellac obtained from?
[A]Agricultural waste
[B]Distillation of wood
[C]Bark of a tree
[D]Processing of crude oil


2. How is the age of a tree determined?
[A]Branches count
[B]Annual rings count
[C]Leaves count
[D]Roots count


3. Respiration of plants is through ______________.
[A]Trachea
[B]Stomata
[C]Gills
[D]Arriers


4. Which metal has the highest melting point?
[A]Platinum
[B]Rhenium
[C]Tantalum
[D]Tungsten


5. Which naturally occurring Noble gas is the heaviest of the noble gases?
[A]Neon
[B]Krypton
[C]Radon
[D]Argon


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Thursday, May 29, 2014

29 May 2014 Current Affairs Questions Answers

1. Which film was honored with Palme 'd Or Award at the 67th Cannes Film Festival?
[Category: Latest Current Affairs]
[A]Wild Tales
[B]Winter Sleep
[C]Mr.Turner
[D]Foxcatcher


2. Who won the Presidential elections of Lithuania on 25th May, 2014?
[Category: Political Current Affairs]
[A]Mario Monti
[B]Olli Rehn
[C]Dalia Grybauskaite
[D]Enrico Letta


3. Who became India's first woman External Affairs Minister on 26th May, 2014?
[Category: Indian Politics Current Affairs]
[A]Sushma Swaraj
[B]Maneka Gandhi
[C]Smriti Irani
[D]Uma Bharti


4. When did the Delhi government approve the scheme of financial help to children of prisoners?
[Category: Exam Prep Current Affairs]
[A]23rd May, 2014
[B]21st May, 2014
[C]25th May, 2014
[D]26th May, 2014


5. Petro Poroshenko won the _______________ Presidential Elections on 25th May, 2014.
[Category: World Current Affairs]
[A]Ukrainian
[B]German
[C]Greek
[D]Chinese


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Daily General Knowledge Quiz | 29 May 2014

1. Which beverage was invented by Charles Alderton in 1885 in Waco, Texas?
[Category: Business GK]
[A]Coca Cola
[B]Mirinda
[C]Ice cream soda
[D]Dr.Pepper


2. Which day is the longest day in the southern hemisphere?
[Category: Geography GK]
[A]22nd December
[B]24th August
[C]29th July
[D]21st January


3. Who won the Grand Slam title four times successively?
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Monica Seles
[B]Martina Hingis
[C]Steffi Graff
[D]Venus Williams


4. Where is the Great Indian Bustrad found in India?
[Category: Wildlife GK]
[A]Gujarat
[B]Rajasthan
[C]Assam
[D]Tamil Nadu


5. Which award was conferred on Mrs. Kiran Bedi in the year 1994?
[Category: Awards GK]
[A]Bharat Ratna
[B]Golden Globe
[C]Magsaysay
[D]Padma Vibhushan


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Indian Polity and Constitution Quiz | 29 May 2014

1. Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion is a subordinate office of ____________________________.
[A]Ministry of Corporate Affairs
[B]Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[C]Ministry of Finance
[D]Ministry of Education


2. "National Integration Council " was created for making welfare measures for ______________________.
[A]All minorities
[B]Muslims and Sikhs
[C]Buddhists & Jains
[D]All religions


3. Who is called the guardian of the public purse of India?
[A]Governor of Reserve Bank of India
[B]Finance Minister of India
[C]Comptroller & Auditor General of India
[D]Supreme Court of India


4. ______________________ gives right to the Attorney General of India to speak in Houses of Parliament or their committee.
[A]Article 74
[B]Article 76
[C]Article 88
[D]Article 87


5. In which year the first official language commission was constituted?
[A]1957
[B]1956
[C]1952
[D]1955


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Science Multiple Choice Objective Questions Answers Quiz | 29 May 2014

1. Which scientist first discovered that the earth revolves round the sun?
[A]Copernicus
[B]Galileo
[C]Newton
[D]Dalton


2. Memory processes are enhanced and stabilized by _______________.
[A]Eating healthy
[B]Sleep
[C]Drinking lots of fluids
[D]Exercising


3. What is the property of a substance to absorb moisture from the air on exposure called?
[A]Deliquescence
[B]Osmosis
[C]Desiccation
[D]Efflorescence


4. Which fruit is believed to help improve memory function?
[A]Musk melon
[B]Avocado
[C]Water melon
[D]Blue berries


5. Which instrument is used for regulating constant temperature?
[A]Alimeter
[B]Thermostat
[C]Hygrometer
[D]Ammeter


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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

28 May 2014 Current Affairs Facts Questions and Answers Quiz

1. After how many years, did Olive Ridley Conservation Programme resumed in Tamil Nadu by the Wildlife Wing of the Forest Department?
[Category: Civil Services Exams Current Affairs]
[A]15
[B]20
[C]30
[D]25


2. When was the book entitled,'Anticipating India- The Best of National Interest' authored by Shekhar Gupta released?
[Category: IAS Prelims Current Affairs]
[A]24th May, 2014
[B]23rd May, 2014
[C]26th May, 2014
[D]22nd May, 2014


3. Who has developed high-tech cages to carry rodents to the International Space Station from Earth in order to help researchers to study the long term effects of micro-gravity on mammalian physiology?
[Category: Discoveries Current Affairs]
[A]Indian Space Research Organization
[B]NASA
[C]Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
[D]Korea Aerospace Research Institute


4. Which currency has appreciated to 11 month high to become the best performing currency in Asia-Pacific region against US dollar in 2014?
[Category: Finance Current Affairs]
[A]Yuan
[B]Indonesian Rupiah
[C]Indian Rupee
[D]Rial


5. Which train rammed into a goods train near Khaliabad in Uttar Pradesh on 26th May, 2014?
[Category: Recent Current Affairs]
[A]Kushinagar Express
[B]Lohit Express
[C]Amarnath Express
[D]Gorakhdham Express


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Daily GK Quiz | 28 May 2014

1. What is the fear of going to bed called?
[Category: Medical Entrance GK]
[A]Aulophobia
[B]Aviophobia
[C]Cacophobia
[D]Clinophobia


2. Who performed the first heart transplant in 1967?
[Category: Medical Entrance GK]
[A]Alfred Nobel
[B]Christian Barnard
[C]Friedrich Mieschler
[D]Wilhelm Rontgen


3. Which industry Vishakapatnam is famous for?
[Category: Bank Exams GK]
[A]Diamond
[B]Ship building
[C]Steel
[D]Garment


4. Which Indian state is the largest exporter of cashewnuts?
[Category: RRB Exams GK]
[A]Goa
[B]Orissa
[C]Bihar
[D]Kerala


5. Which Indian city is also called the Garden city?
[Category: SSB Exams GK]
[A]Bangalore
[B]Guwahati
[C]Kolkata
[D]Chandigarh


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MCQ on Indian Polity and Constitution | 28 May 2014

1. Who has the authority to decide over a dispute regarding the disqualification of a member of the parliament?
[A]President
[B]Speaker of Lok Sabha
[C]Speaker of Rajya Sabha
[D]Committee set by the parliament


2. What is the retirement age of the judge in the Supreme Court?
[A]60 years
[B]63 years
[C]65 years
[D]61years


3. What does the Constitution of India provide?
[A]Bicameral system of government
[B]Parliamentary system
[C]Presidential form of government
[D]Cabinet system of government


4. P.V. Narasimha Rao was the ___________ Prime Minister of India.
[A]Second
[B]Ninth
[C]Fourth
[D]Eleventh


5. Deputy Speaker and Speaker of the Lok Sabha may resign by giving in writing to _______________.
[A]Prime Minister
[B]Each other
[C]President
[D]Parliament members


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Objective Type Questions with Answers | General Science | 28 May 2014

1. Which inert gas is substituted for nitrogen in the air and is used by deep sea divers for breathing?
[A]Argon
[B]Helium
[C]Xenon
[D]Krypton


2. What is the average salinity of sea water?
[A]3.5%
[B]0.03
[C]4%
[D]0.02


3. Who is known as the Father of Aeronautics?
[A]Georges Claude
[B]Aldrin
[C]Sir George Cayley
[D]Isaac Singer


4. Non stick cooking utensils are coated with _________.
[A]Teflon
[B]Black Acrylic coating
[C]Polystyrene
[D]PVC


5. What are carbon, diamond and graphite together called?
[A]Isomers
[B]Isotopes
[C]Isomorphs
[D]Allotropes


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Daily Current Affairs Quiz | 27 May 2014

1. When was the World Turtle Day 2014 observed in order to encourage human efforts to help turtles survive?
[Category: May 2014 Current Affairs]
[A]19th May, 2014
[B]20th May, 2014
[C]23rd May, 2014
[D]24th May, 2014


2. Which former Intelligence Bureau Chief took over as the new Chief Information Commissioner on 22nd May, 2014?
[Category: Recent Appointments Current Affairs]
[A]Asif Ibrahim
[B]Rajiv Shukla
[C]Alok Joshi
[D]P.C.Haldar


3. Which Indo American student won the National Geographic Bee Championship on 21st May, 2014 in Washington?
[Category: Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Akhil Rekulapelli
[B]Ameya Mujumdar
[C]Tuvya Bergson Michelson
[D]Anirvan Ghosh


4. Who designed the kidney dialysis machine for new born babies which will be used to treat babies and small infants with multiple organ failure?
[Category: Medical Current Affairs]
[A]Indian scientists
[B]French scientists
[C]Italian scientists
[D]German scientists


5. Which floating hotel constructed by Maharashtran Tourism Development Corporation in partnership with WB International Consultants and AB Hospitality has unveiled in Mumbai on 22nd May, 2014?
[Category: Hotel Management Exams Current Affairs]
[A]Oberoi Udaivilas
[B]AB Celestial
[C]Floatel
[D]Taj Lake Palace


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Daily General Knowledge Quiz | 27 May 2014

1. Which country has the largest number of post offices in the world?
[Category: Competitive Exams GK]
[A]India
[B]Russia
[C]China
[D]USA


2. Who has replaced Ramnik Ambani in the board of Directors of Reliance Industries?
[Category: Corporate GK]
[A]Dinesh Chautala
[B]Tina Ambani
[C]Nita Ambani
[D]Murli Vijay


3. Which country has more lakes than all other countries combined?
[Category: Largest Smallest GK]
[A]Vatican
[B]Canada
[C]Italy
[D]Germany


4. Which Spain footballer ruled out of Brazil Football World cup 2014 after knee injury?
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Thiago Alcantara
[B]Javi Martinez
[C]Mario Gotze
[D]Rafa Alcantara


5. Who is the first Japanese captain of International Space Station who recently returned safely to earth?
[Category: Banking Exams GK]
[A]Mikhail Tyurin
[B]Koichi Wakata
[C]Oleg Kotov
[D]Steven Swanson


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Indian Polity and Constitution Quiz | 27 May 2014

1. An executive in the Parliamentray system of India is subordinate to the ________________.
[A]Legislature
[B]Judiciary
[C]Lok Sabha members
[D]Prime Minister


2. Who appoints the Union Minsters of India?
[A]Prime Minister
[B]President
[C]Vice President
[D]Home Minister


3. Who has the authority to remove the Election Commission?
[A]Prime Minister
[B]Rajya Sabha
[C]Lok Sabha
[D]Parliament


4. In whose election,method of proportional representation is adopted?
[A]Chief Justice of India
[B]Governor
[C]President
[D]Prime Minister


5. Who had the longest tenure as the speaker of the Lok Sabha?
[A]G.S.Dhillon
[B]Balram Jakhar
[C]G.V.Moulankar
[D]P.A. Sangma


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General Science Multiple Choice Questions With Answers | 27 May 2014

1. On a molecular level, why water is such a good solvent?
[A]It is polar
[B]It is non-polar
[C]It leads to wetness
[D]It contains hydrogen which itself is a good solvent


2. Glycolysis is a process which breaks glucose down into _____________.
[A]Pyrite
[B]Carbon
[C]Pyruvate
[D]Glycerol


3. What controls the involuntary body functions such as breathing and heart rhythms?
[A]Cerebellum
[B]Frontal lobe
[C]Occipital lobe
[D]Medulla oblongata


4. Who discovered that certain elements follow a pattern and have similar properties, thus creating the Periodic Table of the Elements?
[A]Mendelev
[B]Einstein
[C]Bohr
[D]Lewis


5. Which astronomer and mathematician was the first to invent an automobile?
[A]Emile Berliner
[B]Ferdinand Verbiest
[C]Charles Babbage
[D]Rudolf Christian Karl Diesel


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Monday, May 26, 2014

Current Affairs eMagazine Questions Answers Quiz | 26 May 2014

1. Spain suspended the __________________ after the matadors got injured by the bulls.This was for the first time in 35 years that the event had been suspended.
[Category: World Current Affairs]
[A]Barcelona beer festival
[B]Music festival
[C]12th bull fight festival
[D]Film festival


2. Navies of which two countries have started the 2014 edition of annual bilateral naval exercises named SIMBEX 14 in Andaman Sea?
[Category: Civil Services Current Affairs]
[A]India & Singapore
[B]India & China
[C]China & Russia
[D]Russia & USA


3. The project Mobile Seva under Department of Electronics & Information Technology won the second rank in the 2014 United Nations Public Service Award on________________.
[Category: Banking Current Affairs]
[A]20th May, 2014
[B]17th May, 2014
[C]22nd May, 2014
[D]21st May, 2014


4. Reserve Bank of India on 21st May, 2014 have given permission to the banks to grant loans to the exporters for ________.
[Category: Bank Exams Current Affairs]
[A]5 years
[B]10 years
[C]12 years
[D]15 years


5. Which monument in Gujarat will be digitally recreated in Scotland under the project called,' The Scottish Ten'?
[Category: State PCS Current Affairs]
[A]Darbargarh
[B]Talaja Cvaes
[C]Rani ki Vav (The Queen's Stepwell)
[D]Tomb of Sikander Shah


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Current GK Questions Answers Quiz | 26 May 2014

1. White Lily is the national emblem of which country?
[Category: National Symbols GK]
[A]Germany
[B]Canada
[C]Bangladesh
[D]Ireland


2. Which is the largest Moon in the Solar System?
[Category: Space Technology GK]
[A]Ganymede
[B]Titan
[C]Callisto
[D]Lo


3. Which country in the world has no official capital?
[Category: World Facts GK]
[A]Liechtenstein
[B]Vatican
[C]Nauru
[D]Uzbekistan


4. Which is the first country to have given women the right to vote in 1893?
[Category: Bank GK]
[A]Italy
[B]Russia
[C]New Zealand
[D]France


5. _______________ country has 91% of its land covered in jungle.
[Category: IAS GK]
[A]Mongolia
[B]Suriname
[C]Sudan
[D]Libya


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Indian Polity, Politics, Constitution Quiz | 26 May 2014

1. Which expression of the term,"Secular" is correct in India?
[A]There is no religion of the state in India
[B]It is individuals to choice as to which religion they want to follow
[C]India has many religions
[D]Each state has its own religion to follow


2. The objectives and ideals outlined in the Preamble of the Indian Constitution are further elaborated in the_________________________________________________________.
[A]Chapter on Directive Principles of State Policy
[B]Chapter on Fundamental Rights
[C]Chapter on Directive Principles of State Policy, Fundamental Rights and Funadamental Duties
[D]Chapter on Fundamental Duties


3. ____________________ describes India as a secular state.
[A]Directive Principles
[B]Fundametal rights and duties
[C]9th Schedule
[D]Preamble to the constitution


4. ________________ is not embodied in the Preamble to the Constitution of India.
[A]Economic liberty
[B]Liberty of thought
[C]Liberty of expression
[D]Liberty of belief


5. ______________ was not included in the Preamble of the Indian Constitution in 1976.
[A]Fraternity
[B]Equality
[C]Integrity
[D]Sovereign


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General Science Objective Questions Answers Quiz | 26 May 2014

1. Which metal forms an amalgam with other metals?
[A]Mercury
[B]Lead
[C]Tin
[D]Zinc


2. Which gas is usually filled in the electric bulb?
[A]Hydrogen
[B]Nitrogen
[C]Carbon dioxide
[D]Oxygen


3. Whicht trees are grown along the coastal area to reduce the effect of cyclones?
[A]Redwood
[B]Banyan
[C]Mangroves
[D]Changi


4. Which elements are used to make salt?
[A]Sodium and hydrogen
[B]Sodium and methane
[C]Sodium and chlorine
[D]Sodium and calcium


5. Which part of the body is affected the most by Rickets?
[A]Bones
[B]Intestines
[C]Lungs
[D]Eyes


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Sunday, May 25, 2014

Latest and Best Current Affairs 2014 for Banking, IAS and Other Exams | 25 May 2014

1. The RBI on 21st May, 2014 eased the gold import norms under the _______ scheme. As per this scheme, Star and premier trading houses which are nominated as agencies by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade can now import gold.
[Category: Bank Current Affairs]
[A]20:80
[B]40:40
[C]60:40
[D]80:20


2. Which bank's inclusion in the second schedule of the RBI Act, 1934 has increased the total number of commercial banks in India to 90?
[Category: Banking Current Affairs]
[A]Alavi Co-op Bank Ltd
[B]Bharatiya Mahila Bank
[C]Bhuj Commercial Co-op Bank Ltd
[D]Kalol Urban Co-op Bank Ltd


3. Narendra Modi, the leader of BJP Parliamentary Party will take a formal oath of the office on _____________ at Rashtrapati Bhawan. His oath will be administered by the President of India.
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]28th May, 2014
[B]27th May, 2014
[C]26th May, 2014
[D]25th May, 2014


4. Which Constituency in Assam registered the highest voter turnout in the General Election 2014?
[Category: Elections 2014 Current Affairs]
[A]Mankachar
[B]Gauripur
[C]Dhubri
[D]Golakganj


5. Which UK based company has announced to open 100 stores in India?
[Category: FDI Current Affairs]
[A]Peter England
[B]Marks & Spencer
[C]Sisley
[D]Allen Solly


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Current General Knowledge Today's Quiz | 25 May 2014

1. Who discovered the sea route to India via Cape of Good Hope?
[Category: Discovery GK]
[A]Christopher Columbus
[B]Vasco Da Gama
[C]Gobot Sebastian
[D]Amundsen


2. Which was the first country to host modern olympics?
[Category: Olympics GK]
[A]Greece
[B]France
[C]Canada
[D]Germany


3. Which is the largest city in the world?
[Category: Largest Smallest GK]
[A]Tokyo
[B]Paris
[C]Shanghai
[D]New York


4. Where is the headquarters of Indian Space Research Organization located?
[Category: Important Landmarks GK]
[A]Ahmedabad
[B]Bangalore
[C]Chandigarh
[D]Mumbai


5. Which country won the Cricket World Cup in 1979?
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Australia
[B]Sri Lanka
[C]West Indies
[D]Pakistan


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Indian Polity, Constitution, Political System in India Quiz | 25 May 2014

1. __________________ are appointed for a specific purpose and they cease to exist when they finish the task assigned to them.
[A]Committees for Privileges
[B] Rules Committee
[C]Ad hoc committees
[D]Business Advisory Committees


2. In which state, Electronic Voting Machines were used on an experimental basis for the 1982 Legislative Assembly Elections?
[A]Andhra Pradesh
[B]Tamil Nadu
[C]Goa
[D]Kerala


3. When did the Election Commission issue the Model code of conduct for the first time?
[A]1971
[B]1976
[C]1972
[D]1973


4. The Committee on Public Undertakings consists of _____ members of Lok Sabha and ____ members of Rajya Sabha.
[A]11,9
[B]15,12
[C]15,7
[D]12,5


5. The Preamble to the Constitution declares India as ________________________________________.
[A]A Federal Democratic Republic
[B]A Socialist Democratic Republic
[C]A Sovereign Democratic Republic
[D]A Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic


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Science quizzes questions with answers | 25 May 2014

1. What does the formula CHCI3 stands for?
[A]Hydrogen peroxide
[B]Trichloromethane
[C]Sulphuric Acid
[D]Hydrochloric Acid


2. Brass gets discoloured due to the presence of _________________________ in the air.
[A]Nitrogen
[B]Hydrogen sulphide
[C]Carbon dioxide
[D]Oxygen


3. Which non-metal remains liquid at room temperature?
[A]Helium
[B]Phosphorous
[C]Bromine
[D]Chlorine


4. What is the scientific study of animals called?
[A]Entomology
[B]Anthropology
[C]Physiology
[D]Zoology


5. Who discovered the science of genetics?
[A]Gregor Mendel
[B]Johannes Kepler
[C]Nikola Tesla
[D]Samuel Morse


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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Banking and Competition Current Affairs | 24 May 2014

1. RBI has directed all the banks to install disabled friendly new Automated Teller Machines(ATM) . At least _________ of the new ATM's to be installed should be talking ATM's with Braille keypad.
[Category: Banking Current Affairs]
[A]Half
[B]One fourth
[C]One third
[D]Three fourth


2. Which snooker champion has been nominated for the Arjuna Awards 2014 by the Billiards & Snooker Association of India?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A]Devendra Joshi
[B]Chitra Magimairaj
[C]Kamal Chawla
[D]Sourav Kothari


3. Meghalaya High Court on 15th May, 2014; in its historic judgement in Shillong said that the nationals of Bangladesh who settled in the state before ______________, should be treated as Indians and should be enrolled in the voting list.
[Category: Foreign Relations Current Affairs]
[A]24th March, 1971
[B]30th March, 1973
[C]1st Jnauary, 1972
[D]28th February 1971


4. Who has been selected as the MD of ONGC Videsh by Public Enterprises Selection Board?
[Category: Corporate Current Affairs]
[A]Dinesh Sarraf
[B]J.Thomas
[C]S.P.Garg
[D]Narendra Kumar Verma


5. Which 1984 batch IPS officer has been appointed as the New Director General of Police of Jammu and Kashmir on 21st May, 2014?
[Category: Recent Appointments Current Affairs]
[A]S. Gopal Reddy
[B]K.Rajendra Kumar
[C]P.L.Gupta
[D]S.K.Mishra


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24 May 2014 General Knowledge Quiz

1. In the Battle of Gibralter Bay (1606-37), the _________ defeated the Spaniards and the Portugese.
[Category: History GK]
[A]Dutch
[B]Germans
[C]Israelis
[D]Persians


2. Which is the largest gulf and also the 9th largest body of water in the world?
[Category: Geography GK]
[A]Persian Gulf
[B]Gulf of Aden
[C]Gulf of Mexico
[D]Gulf of Alaska


3. What is the capital of Cyprus?
[Category: Geography GK]
[A]Tehran
[B]Djakarta
[C]Thimpu
[D]Nicosia


4. Who was the first person to reach the North Pole?
[Category: Worlds First GK]
[A]Robert Peary
[B]Edmund Hillary
[C]Sherpa Tenzing
[D]Amundsen


5. Who discovered The Cape of Good Hope?
[Category: Discovery GK]
[A]Tasman
[B]Baurtho Romeiodeis
[C]Magellan
[D]Henry Hudson


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Daily Quiz for 24 May 2014 | Indian Polity and Constitution

1. As per the ____ Amendment Act, the total number of ministers including the Prime Minster in the Council of Ministers should not exceed 15% of the total number of members of the House of People.
[A]86th
[B]90th
[C]91st
[D]88th


2. Which Amendment Act reduced the voting age from 21 to 18?
[A]56th
[B]53rd
[C]60th
[D]61st


3. What is the age requirement to be eligible for membership in Lok Sabha?
[A]25
[B]30
[C]32
[D]35


4. How many sessions does the Parliament of India conduct each year?
[A]5
[B]4
[C]2
[D]3


5. Lawmaking procedures in India are similar to the laws followed by the Parliament of __________________.
[A]USA
[B]Sri Lanka
[C]United Kingdom
[D]Russia


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Daily Questions Answers Quiz for General Science | 24 May 2014

1. The first person to see a cell under the microscope was __________________.
[A]Henry Bacquerel
[B]Robert Hooke
[C]Konrad Zuse
[D]Thomas Edison


2. What does fluid physics deal with?
[A]Deals with movement of liquids and gases
[B]Deals with study of low temperature
[C]Deals with behaviour of object
[D]Deals with study of tools of physics with lefe processes


3. What is the study of production and properties of sound called?
[A]Mechanics
[B]Nuclear Physics
[C]Cryogenics
[D]Acoustics


4. When was the first synthetic chromosome constructed by US Scientists?
[A]1996
[B]1997
[C]1999
[D]1998


5. Which was the first shuttle to go in space?
[A]Endeavour
[B]Columbia
[C]Atlantis
[D]Enterprise


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Friday, May 23, 2014

IAS Exams Preparation Material for Current Affairs Updates | 23 May 2014

1. Where is Narendra Modi's first official visit likely to be, where he is expected to sign the most awaited Teesta water-sharing agreement with the country's Prime Minster?
[Category: Foreign Relations Current Affairs]
[A]Dhaka
[B]Chittagong
[C]Sylhet
[D]Comilla


2. Which country's former President has been sentenced to three years imprisonment for being found guilty of embezzling public funds?
[Category: International Current Affairs]
[A]Greece
[B]Bulgaria
[C]Brazil
[D]Egypt


3. The earhquake of magnitude ___ on the Richter scale occurred in the Bay of Bengal off Paradip coast in Odisha, on 21st May, 2014.
[Category: Latest Events Current Affairs]
[A]5
[B]6
[C]6.8
[D]5.3


4. The mercy plea of _____________________ a death row convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, has been rejected by President, Pranab Mukherjee.
[Category: Updated Current Affairs]
[A]Majeed Khan
[B]Yakub Abdul Razak Memon
[C]Tiger Memon
[D]Shakil Ahmed


5. Which renowned Kannada writer and Jnanpith awardee has been given police protection following threat protection over his remark that he would leave the country if Narendra Modi becomes the Prime Minister?
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]Andayya
[B]G.S.Amur
[C]Girish Karnad
[D]Ananthamurthy


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General Knowledge Today Quiz | 23 May 2014

1. Which instrument is used to measure relative humidity of air?
[Category: Science GK]
[A]Barometer
[B]Thermometer
[C]Hygrometer
[D]Dynamometer


2. Who was the first individual to land on moon?
[Category: Historical Events GK]
[A]Max Plonck
[B]Neil Armstrong
[C]John Napier
[D]Louis Braille


3. Arabica and Robusta are two main varieties of _____________ cultivated in India.
[Category: Agricultural GK]
[A]Jute
[B]Coffee
[C]Tea
[D]Rice


4. In which year the first Indian satellite was launched?
[Category: Space GK]
[A]1975
[B]1985
[C]1942
[D]1968


5. What is the fear of women known as?
[Category: General GK]
[A]Ochlophobia
[B]Gynophobia
[C]Clinophobia
[D]Bibliophobia


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IAS Prelims Preparation | Indian Polity and Constitution | 23 May 2014

1. ______ amendment included a new article conferring full statehood on Mizoram.
[A]52nd
[B]53rd
[C]54th
[D]51st


2. The _______ schedule deals with the Anti-Defection Act.
[A]Tenth
[B]Fifth
[C]Fourth
[D]Ninth


3. Who was the President of the Constituent Assembly?
[A]Dr. K.M.Munshi
[B]Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
[C]Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar
[D]Dr. Rajendra Prasad


4. What is the total number of Union Territories in India?
[A]7
[B]12
[C]8
[D]3


5. The Constitution of India limits the number of members in the Rajya Sabha to a maximum of _____ members.
[A]160
[B]52
[C]300
[D]250


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General Science Technology QnA | 23 May 2014

1. What is the plant adapted to live in extremely dry and wet places called?
[A]Xerophyte
[B]Scotophyte
[C]Hydrophyte
[D]Mesophytes


2. When was the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research established?
[A]1949
[B]1942
[C]1945
[D]1946


3. Between which two planets, we can find the most asteroids in our solar system?
[A]Jupiter and Saturn
[B]Saturn and Uranus
[C]Uranus and Neptune
[D]Mars and Jupiter


4. Which element is present in largest amounts in rocks and minerals?
[A]Silicon
[B]Nickel
[C]Bauxite
[D]Nichrome


5. Where is National Science Centre located in India?
[A]Coimbatore
[B]New Delhi
[C]Mumbai
[D]Bangalore


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Thursday, May 22, 2014

22 May 2014: Daily Quiz on Current Affairs

1. Who has been taken into custody after his refusal to furnish a bail bond of Rs. 10,000/- in Nitin Gadkari's defamation case?
[Category: Political Current Affairs]
[A]Mulayam Singh Yadav
[B]Arvind Kejriwal
[C]Sharad Pawar
[D]Mayawati


2. Gujarat's Revenue Minister _______________, is the clear front runner in the race to replace Narendra Modi as the Chief Minister of Gujarat?
[Category: State Politics Current Affairs]
[A]Anandiben Patel
[B]Saurabh Patel
[C]Nitin Patel
[D]Vaju Vala


3. Who wrote a letter to Narendra Modi prasing him for reaching the top through his innate intelligence and hard work?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A]Kedar Pandey
[B]Rabri Devi
[C]Mayawati
[D]M. Karunanidhi


4. Pakistan's Supreme court reinstates _______________ as Pakistan's Cricket Board Chairman.
[Category: Asia Current Affairs]
[A]Najam Sethi
[B]Zaka Ashraf
[C]Ijaz Butt
[D]Dr. Nasim Ashraf


5. Which team in IPL 7, lost a crucial match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on 20th May, 2104?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A]Rajasthan Royals
[B]Kolkata Knightriders
[C]Mumbai Indians
[D]Royal Challengers Bangalore


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22 May 2014 : Daily GK Quiz

1. Which is the largest bay in the world?
[Category: Largest Smallest GK]
[A]Hudson Bay
[B]Bay of Bengal
[C]Penghu's Bay
[D]Bay of Chaleur


2. Which city in Russia faced an earthquake in 1988 and then went on to become an independent country?
[Category: World GK]
[A]Alagir
[B]Armenia
[C]Agryz
[D]Aldan


3. The country where militiary service is compulsory for women is ___________.
[Category: International GK]
[A]Italy
[B]Russia
[C]Spain
[D]Israel


4. Napolean suffered from_____________,which means fear of cats.
[Category: Leaders GK]
[A]Ablutophobia
[B]Anthophobia
[C]Astraphobia
[D]Alurophobia


5. Who introduced the practice of sterilization of surgical instruments?
[Category: Inventions GK]
[A]Leo Hendrik Baekeland.
[B]Joseph Lister
[C]Isaac Singer
[D]Aldrin


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22 May 2014: Daily Quiz on Indian Polity & Constitution

1. The Constituent Assembly met for the first time in __________________ on _____________________, in the Constitution Hall which is known as the Central Hall of Parliament.
[A]Kolkata;10th December, 1946
[B]New Delhi; 9th December, 1946
[C]Chennai; 26th January, 1947
[D]Mumbai; 15th August, 1947


2. On ____________________, the Indian Government adopted Sarnath, the Lion capital of Ashoka with the wheel, bull and horse as the national emblem of India.
[A]10th July,1950
[B]2nd January,1950
[C]26th January, 1950
[D]18th February, 1950


3. India has the longest Constitution in the world. It has _______ articles, _____ schedules and _____ amendments.
[A]448; 12; 94
[B]440; 15; 98
[C]420; 22; 78
[D]409; 34; 88


4. What forms the part of the basic structure of the constitution which cannot be altered by the amendment procedure?
[A]Fundamental Rights
[B]Judicial Review
[C]Directive Principles of State Policy
[D]Preamble to the Constitution


5. _________________________ has the largest jurisdiction in India.
[A]Allahabad High Court
[B]Kolkata High Court
[C]Guwahati High Court
[D]Delhi High Court


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22 May 2014 General Science Daily Quiz

1. What are fruits that are formed without fertilization called?
[A]Apocarpous
[B]Endocarpic
[C]Monocarpic
[D]Parthenocarpic


2. What is the study of fishes called?
[A]Ichtyology
[B]Osteology
[C]Ornithology
[D]Entomology


3. The symbol of gold is_____.
[A]Na
[B]Gd
[C]Au
[D]Sr


4. What was Galileo's first scientific discovery?
[A]Telescope
[B]Thermometer
[C]Compass
[D]Pendulum


5. What is sodium chloride commonly called as?
[A]Common salt
[B]Washing soda
[C]Baking soda
[D]Plaster of Paris


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Daily Current Affairs Update Questions Answers : 21 May 2014

1. Which former IMF chief instructed his lawyer to sue the makers of the film named,'Welcome to New York', since the subject matter of the film was similar to the accusations levelled on him?
[Category: World Current Affairs]
[A]Rodrigo Rato
[B]Ivar Rooth
[C]Dominique Strauss-Kahn
[D]Horst Kohler


2. Delhi Daredevils skipper Kevin Pietersen in IPL 7 , has been fined Rs. 12 lakhs as his team maintained a slow over rate in the match against ____________________.
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A]Mumbai Indians
[B]Kings XI Punjab
[C]Royal Challengers Bangalore
[D]Rajasthan Royals


3. In which city of Punjab, Bharti Airtel has launched its 4G network?
[Category: MBA Current Affairs]
[A]Ludhiana
[B]Amritsar
[C]Jalandhar
[D]Patiala


4. Which company's annual profit jumped to 59.3 billion pounds, with the sale of Verizon Wireless?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A]Tata Docomo
[B]Airtel
[C]Vodafone
[D]Loop


5. Google will soon be introducing new Gmail features for ______________, which will help the Arabic, Hebrew and Persian speaking individuals to use their gmail accounts more conveniently.
[Category: Online Current Affairs]
[A]Ubuntu
[B]Mac OS
[C]Bada
[D]Android


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Daily GK Quiz Competitive Exams | 21 May 2014

1. Which Bengali writer is the aouthor of novel named Anandmath?
[Category: Literature GK]
[A]Romesh Chunder Dutt
[B]Jagdish Chandra Bose
[C]Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
[D]Kamini Roy


2. When was the first Indian Institute of Management established in Kolkata?
[Category: Education GK]
[A]1961
[B]1965
[C]1972
[D]1984


3. Algebra, trignometry and calculus studies originated in __________.
[Category: History GK]
[A]India
[B]USA
[C]Pakistan
[D]China


4. In which year, Christopher Columbus discovered America?
[Category: History GK]
[A]1496
[B]1497
[C]1495
[D]1499


5. Prakash Padukone was a famous _____________ player.
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Cricket
[B]Tennis
[C]Volley ball
[D]Badminton


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Objective Questions With Answers Indian Polity & Constitution : 21 May 2014

1. A person to qualify for the membership of the Rajya Sabha should not be less than ____ years of age.
[A]40
[B]30
[C]35
[D]45


2. L.M.Singhvi Committee was appointed by the government of India in _________, to revitalize the panchyati raj issues for democracy and development.
[A]1984
[B]1983
[C]1986
[D]1985


3. When was the Constitution of India amended for the first time?
[A]January, 1951
[B]June, 1951
[C]July, 1953
[D]June, 1953


4. Which schedule was added by the First Ammendment to the constitution in 1951?
[A]Eight
[B]Ninth
[C]Fifth
[D]Fourth


5. The Finance Commission is appointed every ____ years.
[A]3
[B]2
[C]10
[D]5


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Objective Type Questions Answers for General Science: 21 May 2014

1. Which is the main metal used in manufacuring steel?
[A]Brass
[B]Zinc
[C]Lead
[D]Iron


2. What is the study of birds' eggs called?
[A]Oology
[B]Oncology
[C]Biology
[D]Zoology


3. Who is called the Father of Modern Biology?
[A]Aristotle
[B]Robert Hooke
[C]Henry Bacquerel
[D]Aaton Van Leewen Hock


4. What is the atomic number of oxygen?
[A]6
[B]8
[C]7
[D]5


5. An ammeter is used to measure _______________.
[A]Sound
[B]Sea waves
[C]Light waves
[D]Electric current


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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Latest and Updated Current Affairs QA | 20 May 2014

1. Which port did Adani Ports and SEZ acquire in Odisha?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A]Mundra
[B]Dhamra
[C]Haldia
[D]Paradip


2. Following the resignation of Prime Minister of India, Economoic Advisory Council's Chairman ________________________ also resigned on 19th May, 2014.
[Category: Political Current Affairs]
[A]Saumitra Chaudhuri
[B]Chakravarthi Rangarajan
[C]Pulin Nayak
[D]V.S.Vyas


3. Which biggest real estate company has been asked to pay Rs. 650/- crores as penalty for unfair business practices?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A]Oberoi Realty
[B]Lodha Group
[C]DLF
[D]Godrej Group


4. In which state of India, Tata Steel's mega steel plant is coming up?
[Category: MBA Current Affairs]
[A]Odisha
[B]Bihar
[C]Chhatisgarh
[D]Jharkhand


5. Nitish Kumar who quit as Bihar's Chief Minister after his Janata Dal lost the national election, has chosen his close aide _________________ as his successor.
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]Santosh Kumar
[B]Jitan Ram Majhi
[C]Kaushlendra Kumar
[D]Rajiv Ranjan


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Exams General Knowledge QA | 20 May 2014

1. Which team was terminated by the BCCI in the year 2011 due to breaching its terms of agreement?
[Category: Sports GK]
[A]Sunrisers Hyderabad
[B]Deccan Chargers
[C]Kochi Tuskers Kerala
[D]Pune Warriors


2. India signed extradition treaty in May, 2013 with _______________.
[Category: Foreign Policy GK]
[A]Thailand
[B]Philippines
[C]Sri Lanka
[D]Pakistan


3. Which language is the mother of all European languages?
[Category: Linguistic GK]
[A]Danish
[B]Croatian
[C]Sanskrit
[D]Bulgarian


4. Who was the worlds first Buddhist ruler in human history to have banned slavery, death penalty,animal cruelty and deforestation?
[Category: History GK]
[A]Emperor Ashoka
[B]Emperor Bimbisara
[C]Emperor Dasaratha
[D]Emperor Brihadratha


5. Which auto manufacturing company invented the three point seat belt and then gave free license to all other auto manufacturers to use it?
[Category: Automobiles GK]
[A]Hyundai
[B]Volvo
[C]Toyota
[D]Skoda


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IAS Helper Questions Answers | Indian Polity and Constitution | 20 May 2014

1. The Supreme Court of India propounded the theory of the basic Constitution of India in ________________________ case.
[A]Minerva Mills
[B]Keshvanand Bharati case
[C]Golak Nath
[D]Godhra Riots


2. The sixth part of the Constitution of India is not applicable to ________________ state.
[A]Jammu and Kashmir
[B]Andhra Pradesh
[C]Kerala
[D]Sikkim


3. What is the sanctioned strength of Supreme Court judges including the Chief Justice of India?
[A]31
[B]33
[C]32
[D]30


4. As per the ______ Ammendment Act, Delhi was designated as the National Capital territory of India.
[A]65th
[B]60th
[C]75th
[D]69th


5. A three tier Panchayat in India is anticipated for states with population above _______ lakhs.
[A]12 lakhs
[B]9 lakhs
[C]20 lakhs
[D]18 lakhs


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Questions Answers for Competitions in General Science: 20 May 2014

1. The earth spins at _________ mph, but it travels through space, at an incredible 67,000 mph.
[A]850
[B]700
[C]1000
[D]900


2. Which famous Italian physicist and mathematician invented the barometer?
[A]Evangelista Torricelli
[B]Charles Babbage
[C]Thomas Edison
[D]Rudolf Christian Karl Diesel


3. Which scientist invented electric bulb, telegraph devices, phonograph and carbon transmitter?
[A]Isaac Newton
[B]Thomas Edison
[C]Albert Einstein
[D]Fritz Pfleumer


4. Who was awarded the Nobel Prize for discovering insulin in 1923?
[A]Konrad Zuse
[B]Frederick Banting
[C]Samuel Morse
[D]Guglielmo Marconi


5. The human saliva contains a painkiller called ____________which is six times more powerful than morphine.
[A]Endocet
[B]Vicodin
[C]Gabapentin
[D]Opiorphin


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Monday, May 19, 2014

Current Affairs Questions Answers Quiz: 19 May 2014

1. Which Indian group of companies got a tax notice of Rs. 5500/- crores by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) in the last week?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A]Reliance
[B]Adani
[C]Tata
[D]Suzlon


2. Two ____________ naval ships are on a visit to Eastern Naval Command headquarters in Vishakhapatnam on a goodwill tour. This visit is in reciprocation to the visits of Indian naval ships to their ports.
[Category: World Current Affairs]
[A]Korean
[B]Chinese
[C]Australian
[D]Japanese


3. What was the founders name of Leela Hotels, who passed away on 17th May, 2014 at Hinduja hospital?
[Category: Famous Persons Current Affairs]
[A]J.Willard Marriott
[B]C.P.Krishnan Nair
[C]Jay Pritzker
[D]Rai Bahadur Mohan Singh Oberoi


4. Who resigned as Bihar's Chief Minister due to winning only 2 out of 40 seats in the 16th Lok Sabha Elections?
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]Kedar Pandey
[B]Jagannath Mishra
[C]Nitish Kumar
[D]Rabri Devi


5. UN observes World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on _________, in order to help raise awareness about the possibilities that the use of internet and other information and communication technologies can bring to societies and economies as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide.
[Category: Important Days Current Affairs]
[A]9th May
[B]15th May
[C]12th May
[D]17th May


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General Knowledge Questions Answers Quiz: 19 May 2014

1. In which year did Asaph Hall discover both of the Mars' moons, called Phobos and Deimos?
[Category: Science GK]
[A]1856
[B]1897
[C]1842
[D]1877


2. Which spacecraft was the first to reach Saturn in the year 1979?
[Category: Astronomy GK]
[A]Mariner 10
[B]Pioneer 11
[C]Voyager 1
[D]Viking 1


3. Which is the largest monastery located in Arunachal Pradesh?
[Category: India GK]
[A]Tawang Monastery
[B]Hemis Monastery
[C]Thiksey Monastery
[D]Phuktal Monastery


4. In which year did Facebook become the worlds most popular social networking site?
[Category: Technology GK]
[A]2005
[B]2008
[C]2006
[D]2007


5. Which is the first country to have introduced plastic notes as a safety measure against counterfeiting of currency?
[Category: International GK]
[A]New Zealand
[B]Philippines
[C]United Kingdom
[D]Australia


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Indian Polity and Constitution Questions Answers Quiz: 19 May 2014

1. How many members can the President nominate in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha?
[A]11,3
[B]2,12
[C]12,2
[D]10,4


2. Which High Court Jurisdiction covers the territiry of Lakshwadeep?
[A]Chennai High Court
[B]Mumbai High Court
[C]Kerala High Court
[D]Delhi High Court


3. What can alter the number of judges in Supreme Court?
[A]Parliament by Law
[B]Prime Minster's order
[C]State Governor's order
[D]Central government by notification


4. How many years does a judge needs to practice in High Court in order to be eligible to be appointed as the judge of The Supreme Court of India?
[A]7 years
[B]11 years
[C]10 years
[D]14 years


5. Who has been given the authority to remove a state governor from his office?
[A]Prime Minister
[B]President
[C]Legislative Assembly
[D]High Court


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General Science for Competitive Exams MCQs : 19 May 2014

1. Where did Paleontologists discover fossils of the largest dinosaur?
[A]South Africa
[B]Argentina
[C]Australia
[D]Kenya


2. In 1934, which two scientists suggested the simple method of turning light into matter; was by smashing only two particles of light to create an electron and a positron?
[A]G.Breit and John Wheeler
[B]James Maxwell and Galileo
[C]Evangelista Torricelli and Ferdinand Verbiest
[D]Konrad Zuse and Edwin Herbert Land


3. Which is the largest organ of the human body?
[A]Stomach
[B]Lungs
[C]Skin
[D]Pancreas


4. Alfred Nobel invented _________________ in 1866.
[A]Dynamite
[B]Thermometer
[C]Binoculars
[D]Single wire telegraph system


5. The molecular structure of DNA was first determined by Watson and Crick in ________.
[A]1939
[B]1945
[C]1950
[D]1953


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Sunday, May 18, 2014

Latest and Current News Current Affairs Quiz - 18 May 2014

1. Who has been appointed as the New Chief Operations Manager of the South Western Railway?
[Category: RRB Current Affairs]
[A]P.K.Srivastava
[B]G.D.Brahma
[C]Ganeswara Rao
[D]N.C.Sinha


2. Who will form the government in Andhra Pradesh?
[Category: Political Current Affairs]
[A]Kotla Surya Prakash Reddy
[B]Chandra Babu Naidu
[C]Panabaka Lakshmi
[D]Killi Kruparani


3. By how many seats did BJP won in Madhya Pradesh?
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A]22
[B]27
[C]18
[D]25


4. Which player has been fined Rs. 5,00,000/- by the PCB for participating in unauthorized 20-20 tournament in USA?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A]Fawad Alam
[B]Adnan Akmal
[C]Azhar Ali
[D]Anwar Ali


5. Which country's President cancelled the visit to Chibok due to security reasons?
[Category: International Current Affairs]
[A]Zimbabwe
[B]Nigeria
[C]Australia
[D]Philippines


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GK MCQ for Competitive Exams - 18 May 2014

1. Which is the most populated state of USA?
[Category: International GK]
[A]California
[B]New York
[C]Colarado
[D]Nevada


2. Which is the largest country in the world?
[Category: Largest Smallest GK]
[A]China
[B]Russia
[C]Canada
[D]USA


3. What is the capital of Malta?
[Category: Countries and Capitals GK]
[A]Maputo
[B]Andorra La Vella
[C]Belmopan
[D]Valletta


4. Which famous personality has topped the Forbes List of 'Indian Leaders in Arab World'?
[Category: India GK]
[A]Ranabir Kapoor
[B]Aamir Khan
[C]Amitabh Bachchab
[D]Shah Rukh Khan


5. Which Indian state will give free treatment to acid attack and rape victims?
[Category: Indian States GK]
[A]Maharashtra
[B]Punjab
[C]Gujarat
[D]Madhya Pradesh


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General Science Multiple Choice Questions Bank - 18 May 2014

1. How many sperm cells are produced by males each second?
[A]1000
[B]5000
[C]800
[D]2000


2. How much time does the light take to travel from the sun's surface to the earth?
[A]5mins 10 secs
[B]8 mins 17 secs
[C]2 mins 25 secs
[D]15 mins 19 secs


3. Who invented the thermometer?
[A]Albert Einstein
[B]Graham Bell
[C]Alfred Nobel
[D]Galileo


4. Who won the first Nobel prize for physics for discovering X-Rays?
[A]Wilhelm Rontgen
[B]Charles Babbage
[C]Emile Berliner
[D]Thomas Edison


5. How much time does an individual blood cell take to make a complete circuit of the body?
[A]45 secs
[B]20 secs
[C]60 secs
[D]90 seconds


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Civil Services Preparation MCQ : Indian Polity and Constitution Quiz - 18 May 2014

1. Within how many days, the government needs to pass all money bills realted to the union budget, after the budget is presented in the Parliament?
[A]75 days
[B]35 days
[C]45 days
[D]90 days


2. Which political party of India has election symbol quite similar to the Republican Party of USA?
[A]Nationalist Congress Party
[B]Bahujan Samaj Party
[C]Bhartiya Janta Party
[D]Communist Party of India


3. Who has the power to vote money for public expenditure in India?
[A]Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
[B]Rajya Sabha and Legislative Assembly
[C]Lok Sabha and Legislative Assembly
[D]Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council


4. Which three types of services are envisaged in Indian Constitution?
[A]All India Services, Central Services and State Services
[B]Civil Service, Parliamentary Service and Military Service
[C]Army Service, Navy Service and Airforce service
[D]First grade service, Second grade service and third grade service


5. As per which Amendment Act, Goa was assimilated in the territories of India, forming Goa, Daman and Diu as the Union territories of India?
[A]10th Amendment Act
[B]12th Amendment Act
[C]8th Amendment Act
[D]11th Amendment Act


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Saturday, May 17, 2014

Current Affairs MCQ | 16-17 May 2014

1. Union Government raised the quota of subsidised LPG cylinders to 12 cylinders per household a year on ________________. This hike will be effective from April, 2014.
[Category: IAS Current Affairs]
[A]30th January, 2014
[B]2nd January,2014
[C]28th February, 2014
[D]31st January, 2014


2. _____________________ has been appointed as the special DG, Border Security Force(BSF)on 30th December,2013. At the time of his appointment in BSF, he was serving as the Special DG, Central Reserve Police Force.
[Category: CDS Current Affairs]
[A]Pranay Sahaya
[B]Subhash Joshi
[C]Devendra Kumar Pathak
[D]Ajay Chadha


3. Who composed the song "Alone Yet Not Alone", which has been now withdrawn from the Oscars Best Song Nomination category?
[Category: Entertainment Current Affairs]
[A]Alexandre Desplat
[B]Bruce Broughton
[C]Steven Price
[D]John Williams


4. Sujit Chowdhury, an Indian American on 14th May, 2014 has been appointed as the dean of which University?
[Category: Educational Current Affairs]
[A]University of California
[B]University of New York
[C]University of New Jersey
[D]University of Los Angelos


5. Which company on 14th May, 2014 announced that it will provide free Wi-fi in Gurgaon Rapid Metro Rail for six months?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A]Vodafone
[B]Loop
[C]Airtel
[D]MTS


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General Knowledge MCQ | 17 May 2014

1. What was the other name for 'Kapaas Market'?
[Category: IndiaGK]
[A]Dosi Hatt
[B]Meena Bazar
[C]Zaveri Bazar
[D]Animal Bazar


2. Who is called as the Grand Old Man of India?
[Category: Modern HistoryGK]
[A]Mahatma Gandhi
[B]Dadabhai Naoroji
[C]Swami Vivekananda
[D]PanditNehru


3. Which internal human organ can be regenerated?
[Category: ScienceGK]
[A]Bone Marrow
[B]Spleen
[C]Liver
[D]Pancreas


4. Which two countries will host the 2015 Cricket World Cup?
[Category: SportsGK]
[A]Australia and New Zealand
[B]India and Sri Lanka
[C]South Africa and Zimababwe
[D]Pakistan and Kenya


5. Which novel written by Charlie Chaplin was later transformed into the film Limelight?
[Category: LiteratureGK]
[A]Footlight
[B]Three Comedians
[C]Life of A Clown
[D]The comedian


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General Science MCQ : 17th May 2014

1. As per the report on the Health for the worlds' adolescents which was released on 14th May, 2014 by WHO, what was the top most cause of death among adolescents?
[A]Road traffic injuries
[B]Depression
[C]Suicide
[D]Infectious diseases


2. Researchers in UK have announced to conduct a trial test on patients of artificial blood made from the human stem cells. When would this trial be conducted?
[A]2014
[B]2017
[C]2015
[D]2016


3. Scientist from which country have developed silver nanowires based nanoscale fingerprints which would help protect the credit cards and other gadgets?
[A]South Korea
[B]USA
[C]UK
[D]India


4. On which date did the scientists create the first realistic virtual universe, using a computer simulation called Illustris?
[A]2nd May, 2014
[B]5th May, 2014
[C]8th May, 2014
[D]9th May,2014


5. Which is the smallest human chromosome?
[A]Chromosome 19
[B]Chromosome 15
[C]Chromosome 21
[D]Chromosome 10


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Indian Polity and Constitution Quiz : 17 May 2014

1. Who was the Vice President of India during the period 1992-1997?
[A]K.R.Narayanan
[B]Hamid Ansari
[C]Dr.Shankar Dayal Sharma
[D]Shri Kishan Kant


2. How many articles did Constitution of India originally contain?
[A]397
[B]405
[C]442
[D]395


3. Under which Constitutional Act, seats of Lok Sabha was increased from 525 to 545?
[A]30th Constitutional Amendment Act
[B]31st Constitutional Amendment Act
[C]22nd Constitutional Amendment Act
[D]29th Constitutional Amendment Act


4. Which Act gave Councils the power to discuss the budget and address the questions to the executive?
[A]Government of India Act, 1915
[B]Government of India Act, 1857
[C]Government of India Act, 1892
[D]Government of India Act, 1862


5. Who was the President of India during the period 1962-1967?
[A]Dr. S.Radhakrishan
[B]Dr. Zakhir Hussain
[C]V.V.Giri
[D]Gaini Jail Singh


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