Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Online Quiz Contest | Correct Answers

1. Who among the following in India can borrow using the facility of 'cash management bills'?
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[B]Commercial Banks

2. Which country is known as Suomi?
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3. Who won Wimbledon Women's Singles Championship in 1988?
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[A]Chris Evert
[B]Steffi Graff
[C]Martina Navratilova
[D]Gabriela Sabatini

4. In the Bible, who is the eldest son of David?
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5. Who is considered the Father of Geometry?
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6. Where was The Maithreyi International Visiting Professorship launched by Union Ministry of Science and Technology? 
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[A]New Delhi

7. Prime Minister-Narendra Modi launched Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) on the birth anniversary of ______________________ on 11th October 2014.
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[A]Bababsaheb Ambedkar
[B]Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan
[C]Lokmanya Tilak
[D]Swami Vivekanand

8. Which two nations have been in news for their plan to legalise the practice of bio cremations?
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[A]Indian and China
[B]Japan and UK
[C]Belgium and Netherlands
[D]France and Italy

9. How many member committee was constituted by Union Ministry of Urban Development to suggest ways to decongest roads of New Delhi?
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[A]17 member
[B]12 member
[C]10 member
[D]8 member

10. Which one of the following correctly explains the meaning of ‘Socialist’ in premble?
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[A]Socialistic pattern of society
[B]Nationalization of all means of production
[C]Abolition of private property
[D]Eradication of exploitation and vested interest

11. Who finally approves the draft five year plans?
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[A]National Development Council
[B]Planning Commmission
[C]Prime Minister

12. Equal Pay for Equal Work has been ensured in the Indian Constitution as one of the ___________________.
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[A]Economic Rights
[B]Fundamental Rights
[C]Directive Principles of State Policy
[D]Fundamental Duties

13. The 42nd amendment act(1976) was practically a revision of the Indian Constitution because _______________________________________.
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[A]Fundamental rights were reinterpreted as natural rights
[B]The power of judicial review was restricted
[C]The amendment of Preamble ignored the principles of federal parliamentary system
[D]Almost a quarter of the constitution including Preamble and VII schedule was overhauled

14. Which one of the following is the meaning of 'to be informed'?
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[C]Quo Warranto

15. What is the number of cranial nerves in human being?
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[A]12 nerves
[B]12 pairs of nerves
[C]31 nerves
[D]31 pairs of nerves

16. Which of the following food item is rich in iron?
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17. The common edible mushroom is a
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[A]Mass of fungal spores
[B]Type of hypha
[C]Tightly packed mycelium
[D]Structure used for producing asexual spores

18. Beri-beri is caused by the lack of Vitamin ______.
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19. What does fiber diet include?
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20. Which country was known as Nyasaland?
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21. Which sea separates Egypt from Saudi Arabia?
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[A]Blue Sea
[B]Black Sea
[C]Red Sea
[D]Yellow Sea

22. Which country has 11 official languages?
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[A]South Africa

23. The flag of which country has one big star and four small stars?
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24. _____________ is the national animal of Argentina.
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25. National Human Right Commission' is a ________________________.
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[A]Quasi judicial body
[B]Extra constitutional and Extra statutory body
[C]Statutory body
[D]Constitutional body

26. Under the Indian Constitution, it is whose function to see that no money is spent out of the Consolidate Fund of the state without the authority of the legislature?
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[A]Comptroller and Auditor General of India
[B]Governor of the State
[C]Estimates Committee
[D]Public Accounts Committtee

27. Eighth Schedule of the Indian Consitution, how many languages have been officially recognised?
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28. Who presides over the meeting of the Lok Sabha?
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[D]Prime Minister

29. Which of the following are the basic characterstics of the parliamentary system of government?
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[A]Collective responsibility of council of ministers
[B]Existence of multiparty system
[C]Fusion of the executive and legislature
[D]Co-existence of head of the state and government

30. Which of the following gas is used in cigarette lighters?
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31. Which one among the following is a strong smelling agent added to LPG cylinder to help in the detection of gas leakage?
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32. The high reactivity of fluorine is due to _______________________.
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[A]Avaialbility of d-orbitals
[B]Its high electronegativity
[C]Small size of fluorine atom
[D]Strong f-f bond

33. Bones are pneumatic in _____________.
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34. Which is the longest bone in the body of human being?
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35. _____________________, the first earth observing instrument was successfully installed and activated by NASA on 21st September, 2014.
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[B]Compton Gamma Ray Observatory
[D]Swift Gamma Ray Burst Explorer