General Knowledge - General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK 2010

1. Many a times we read in the newspapers that Government of India is promoting private investment in the country through PPP mode that is Public private partnership. What is the target of the private sector investment in the country by 2012 ?

2. The two kinds of loans offered by Asian Development Bank are Ordinary Capital Resources (OCR) and Asian Development Fund (ADF). Out of them, India started borrowing from ADB through the OCR route since 1986. So far, India has opted out for the soft loan facility of the ADF route.
Which among the following is the most correct reason for India, opting out of the ADF facility of ADB?

3. Consider the following:
1. Reserve bank of India Notes 2. Treasury Bills of Government of India 3. Bills of exchange of 90 days maturity 4. Demand deposits
Which among the above are near money ?

4. In which of the following states , FTTP (Fiber To The Panchayat) programme was recently (in year 2010) launched?

5. Which among the following was the venue of NAM First Ladies Summit in 2009?

6. The Union Bank of India would like to use an account of State bank of India in Citibank of New York in dollars. For Union Bank of India it is a _________?

7. Which among the following is the correct distance from the coast is known as Territorial waters?

8. Who among the following was the central figure in the book "El Sari Rojo" which was recently (in year 2010) in controversy?

9. Which of the following articles hints "Doctrine of Pleasure" in context with Services under union or states?

10. Evaluate the following statements and bring out the incorrect statement:

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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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