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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 about the "Prajapatya Vivaha" mentioned in ancient Indian texts:
1.In this type of marriage, the rights of boy and girl were equally secured
2.The groom approached the bride's father, who agreed to marriage after fixing a price
3.The price for this marriage was usually a pair of cows
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?


2. Who among the following is the writer of "The Great Enigma" ?


3. Which among the following is played on a synthetic hard court?


4. A news item published in a Financial News Paper in June 2011 said: “FDI in _______________retail will increase efficiency of the supply chain management for agri products and will ensure higher price to farmers. It will also create opportunities for small producers to export their produce to international markets,” Which among the following is a correct word that fits well in the blank space?


5. Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC) was initiated by which among the following countries?



6. The recent flight of PSLV C-16 has placed which among the following satellites in orbit?


7. The name of Billy Arjan Singh is most closely associated with which among the following National Parks of India?


8. The Indus Valley Civilization has not been deciphered yet. Consider the following reasons:
1.No knowledge about their language
2.Small length of inscriptions
3.Absence of bilingual texts
Which among the above is/ are correct reasons?


9. Recently, India has proposed a special $ 10 Billion Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) fund for which among the following organizations?


10. The Bhagwati/Sutherland Report is related to which among the following?


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