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General Knowledge - Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams


1. Consider the following statements: 1. India is largest producer of Pulses 2. India is largest Consumer of Pulses 3. India is largest importer of Pulses Which among the above statements hold correct?


2. In which of the following , the realization from sale of minority shareholding of the Government in profitable Central Public Sector Enterprises are chanellized in India?


3. Which among the following country has secured a place among Top Five destinations for FDI as well as Top five investor countries in the recently released World Investment Prospects Survey 2010-2012 by UNCTAD?


4. A new optical disc format known as the blu-ray disc (BD) is becoming popular. In what way is it different from the traditional DVD ?
1.DVD supports standard definition video while BD supports high definition video.
2.Compared to a DVD, the BD format has several times more storage capacity.
3.Thickness of BD is 2.4 mm while that of DVD is 1.2 mm.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?


5. Aluminum is getting popular worldwide today as a "Green Metal". Which among the following properties of Aluminum makes it a Green Metal?



6. Society for worldwide Inter-bank Financial Telecommunication or SWIFT enables member banks to send funds and statements to each other. In 1977, it was created under the law of which among the following countries?


7. Convention on Biological Diversity is also denoted by which among the following?


8. The world famous global InfoTech and communications fair CeBIT 2011 is organized at which among the following cities?


9. Where is located the Botanic Garden of India Republic (BGIR)?


10. In May 2011, India's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Human Rights Commission of which among the following countries for helping and capacity building programme?


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