general knowledge 2012 - 05

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


1. At which among the following places, India's fertilizer industry made a very humble beginning in 1906, when the first manufacturing unit of Single Super Phosphate (SSP) was set up there?


2. Consider the following reasons of the Greek Sovereign Debt crisis that surfaced in 2007-08:
1.Inability to fulfill repayment obligations
2.High Fiscal Deficit
3.Very low investment in Greek government bonds
Which among the above is/ are correct?


3. Consider the following statements:
1.The office of the Central Vigilance Commissioner in India has a Constitutional Status
2.CVC can be removed by the president of India only on recommendation by the Council of Ministers.
Which among the above statements is / are correct?


4. Consider the following:
1.Ujjwala
2.Dhanlaxmi
3.Priyadarshini
4.Svyamsiddha
Which among the above schemes related to women in India follows empowerment through Self Help Groups ?


5. Which among the following country has recently emerged as Largest Personal-Computer Market of the world ?



6. Basant Nayak who recently passed away was a scion of which among the following industries?


7. In context with the operation of a transport business from scratches, which among the following mode would follow the Highest Fixed Cost and Lowest Running Cost?


8. Where is located India's first operational special economic zone (SEZ)?


9. Consider the following statements:
1.Hike in global oil prices can widen the Current Account Deficit (CAD) of India
2.Higher CAD can lead to depreciation of the currency
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?


10. Which among the following cities of Russia was recently in news where some prosecutors are trying to ban the Russian translation of the Bhagavad Gita, an important Hindu scripture?


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