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

1. Approximately what fraction of World's Mangrove vegetation is in India?

2. Vegetable Oil has been India's largest non-oil import commodity. In this context please consider the following reasons. 1. The Food grain are grown more in India because of the remunerative support prices 2. The Oil seed cultivation in India is mostly dependent upon the Rain fed Areas 3. The import of Vegetable oil has been cost effective Which among the above statements hold correct ?

3. The latest edition of the Varuna Exercise was recently held off Goa coast. Which among the following navies took part in the exercise?

4. In which of the following African country is located the Itezhi Tezhi Hydropower project, for which India extended a $50 million line of credit in early 2010?

5. Consider the following statements: 1. When a country follows the free trade policy, it necessary follows that there would be no taxes, excise duties etc. of any type. 2. The imposition of an import duty by a country worsens the nations trade balance and reduces the volume of trade Which among the above statements is / are correct?

6. Uzhavar Santhaigal/ Uzhavar Sandies have been established by which among the following state governments in select areas for better marketing infrastructure to the farmers?

7. The geosynchronous orbit, around the Earth with an orbital period that matches the Earth's sidereal rotation period and allows the satellites to appear stationary, is directly above which among the following?

8. India has experienced persistent and high food inflation in the recent past. What could be the reasons ?
1.Due to a gradual switchover to the cultivation of commercial crops, the area under the cultivation of food grains has steadily decreased in the last five years by about 30%.
2.As a consequence of increasing incomes, the consumption patterns of the people have undergone a significant change.
3.The food supply chain has structural constraints.
Which of the statements given above are correct ?

9. During the Great Depression of the 1920s, everyone was in depression. But this time, some countries like _____ and ______ are not into depression. Which among the following fit in the blanks?

10. Consider the following categories of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: 1. VU2. EN3. CR4. EWWhich among the following is the correct order of the categories showing increasing threat to the species in these categories ?

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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