General Knowledge - Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams
Consider the following statements: 1. In India, both the Exit Polls as well as Opinion Polls have been banned till the last phase of any elections is over. 2. The ban has been implemented after an amendment to Representation of Peopleís Act, that came into effect in 2010Which among the above statements is / are correct?
Only 1 is correct
Only 2 is correct
Both 1 & 2 are correct
neither 1 nor 2 is correct
In many countries with cold climates, the municipalities often sprinkle salt on icy roads in winter. Which among the following is the correct reason for this?
The Salt inhibits the formation of Ice Crystals
The Salt lowers the Freezing Point of water
The Salt raises the freezing Point of water
The salt provides necessary friction to the tires of the vehicles
The Isher Judge Ahluwalia committee, which recently submitted its report is related to which among the following?
After Wells and Tube wells, which among the following is the largest source of Irrigation in India?
Ponds and Lakes
The Western Ghats region runs to a length of 1600 kilometers. Which among the following states are covered by the Western Ghats?
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Goa
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Goa, Maharashtra
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Goa, Maharashtra , Gujarat
Which among the following is the closest explanation to the 'Opex London 2012'?
Its a new programme of Union Sports Ministry to prepare Indian athletes for 2012 London Olympics
It is a programme of Ministry of Environment and Forests for promoting India's stand for the upcoming summit in London in 2012
Itís a Mega exhibition that is planned in London in 2012 and is going to be world's largest exhibition
None of the above
Consider the following recommendations of a committee in pre-independence era:
1. Short term measure: 1 Primary health center per 40,000 population, 30 beds,3 Sub centers and 2 medical officers
2. Long term programme:Primary health units with a 75 bedded hospital per 10,000 -20,000 population;secondary health units with 650 bedded hospital, Regional Health units with 2,500 beds
This committee had triggered the public health reforms in India. Identify the name of this committee from the given options:
None of them
The calculations of "Cultural command area " are used in which among the following?
Preparation of a Land Development Plan
Designing an Irrigation Plan
Prepare a plan for new crops introduction
Design the agricultural policy
Which among the following body promoted Securities Trading Corporation of India Limited (STCI) jointly with the Public Sector Banks?
Securities Exchange Board of India
Reserve Bank of India
Which of the following folk / tribal dances is associated with Karnataka?
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3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
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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
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