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

1. India is the only country in the world which produces 5 distinct kinds of silk viz. Mulberry, Tasar, Oak Tasar, Eri and Muga silks. Out of them, which among the following set is called "Vanya Silks" or the "Eco-Friendly Green Silks" produced by the tribals from Central and North Eastern India?

2. Which among the following observance was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 at the Stockholm Conference?

3. Which among the following countries is not in G-8?

4. In India, at present, there is a need to protect honest officials from undue harassment with protecting persons making a public interest disclosure.Consider the following statements in this context: 1. There is no statutory regulation as of now regarding the complaints by Whistleblowers. 2. The powers of Centre and State Vigilance Commissions are restricted to recommend corrective action to the public authorities.Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

5. Acid rain is capable of damaging the buildings and historic monuments which are made up of rocks such as limestone and marble. Which among the following is the end product of such reaction?

6. Which among the following Governments confers National Kishore Kumar award?

7. Microbial fuel cells are considered a source of sustainable energy. Why ?
1. They use living organisms as catalysts to generate electricity from certain substrates.
2. They use a variety of inorganic materials as substrates.
3. They can be installed in waste water treatment plants to cleanse water and produce electricity.
Which of the following statements given above is/ are correct ?

8. Which among the following element in the human body / organ makes the main basis of working of the MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging)?

9. The 110-km long Actual Ground Position Line (AGPL ), which has been a thorny issue between India and Pakistan is located near which among the following?

10. Consider the following statements:
1. Government of India is focusing on commercial cultivation of sea buckthorn plants, which has oval shaped and flame-colored fruits
2. Sea-buckthorn is a deciduous shrub found in some Coastal Areas of India
3. The Sea-buckthorn is a non-leguminous nitrogen fixation plant
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

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