General Knowledge - General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK 2010
From 2006, celebration of which of the following Anniversary of the Mahaparinirvana of Gautam Buddha started?
In which year Government of India scrapped the exim scrips and introduced partial convertibility of Rupee?
Wage Spiral is a concept related to which of the following?
Demand Pull Inflation
Cost Push Inflation
Recently (in year 2010) we read in the newspapers that Indian Government is mulling over easing the incidence of minimum alternate tax (MAT) on infrastructure companies by exempting these companies for some initial years. Which among the following is the most prominent reason for consideration for this by the government?
These companies are involved in the projects that are needed for the development of the country
These companies are involved in high value investments
The gestation period of projects taken up by these companies is very long
Most of these companies are under deterioted financial condition due to the ongoing financial crisis
None of them
Which among the following emperors introduced the two laws of Vyavahar Samta and Danda Samata?
With which of the following is related CITES in context with the global issues today?
Poverty Alleviation Programmes of United Nations
None of them
Recently (in year 2010) we read in the newspapers that Reserve Bank of India is planning to amend its rules to control the non banking finance companies (NBFCs) from misusing the liberal rules governing limited liability partnership (LLP) firms as more and more NBFC turning themselves to LLPs. Which
among the following is the most appropriate reasons why the LLPs are getting so much popular among these NBFCs?
Because LLPs are introduced and promoted by Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India
Because LLPs have easier winding up procedures and the liability of a partner is limited to the extent of his or her contribution to the LLP.
Because LLPs are easy to introduce and start a business and little capital is required to start a LLP
Since the LLPs are promoted by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, they involve some facilities and sops by the government which are not available to NBFC
The Rules of Business for LLPs are simpler and they are having lesser control of the Reserve Bank of India
Which among the following statements is incorrect:
Bank notes in India are guaranteed by Central Government
RBI is liable to pay stamp duty under Indian Stamp Act for issuing notes
RBI has the sole right of issuing bank notes in India
The power to discontinue / non issue of any denomination of banks lies with Central Government
all are correct statements
Normally which of the following date of a month is observed as Customer day in Indian Banks on which the branch heads / officials are available to hear and redress customer grievances?
Last Saturday of each month
Second Saturday of each month
last day of each month
Recently (in year 2010) Liveability Index 2010 prepared jointly by CII and Institute for Competitiveness was released. Which among the following city tops this list of 37 countries mapped in the list, prepared on parameters like living standard, socio-cultural environment, education, medical standards and recreational possibilities ?
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