general knowledge 2011 - 09

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


1. Which among the following is the largest oil producer of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries?


2. Which amongst the following is the largest mammal?


3. Optical fibres are based upon the phenomenon of which of the following?


4. First Jnanpith Award winner was from which of the following states?


5. Consider the following statements regarding the Convention on Supplementary Compensation (CSC) signed by India in later half of 2010: 1. Only four countries viz. United States, Argentina, Morocco and Romania have ratified this convention. 2. If India also ratifies this convention, it will come into forceWhich among the above statements is / are correct?



6. Consider the following statements: 1. The Minimum Wage Act 1948 is implemented by the Department of Revenue of all the State Governments 2. The Minimum Wages are Fixed by the Central GovernmentWhich among the above statements is / are correct?


7. Which among the following is the focus of 3 articles of Constitution of India viz. Articles 24, 39 & 45?


8. Consider the following statements regarding the "Trojan Horse" used in computing: 1. A Trojan Horse is a type of Computer Virus which has the reproductive ability. 2. The term Trojan Horse is inspired by the giant wooden horse used by the Greeks in the Trojan WarWhich among the above statements is/ are correct?


9. What is the difference between “vote-on-account” and interim budget ?
1.The provision of a “vote-on-account’’ is used by a regular government, while an ”interim budget’’ is a provision used by a caretaker government.
2.A “vote-on-account’’ only deals with the expenditure in government is budget, while an “interim budget’’ includes both expenditure and receipts.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?


10. In which state is located the Wheeler Island , which is used to test various missiles and other defense equipments of India?


General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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