General Knowledge - General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK 2010
From which of the following, East India Company aquired Bombay on a lease on 27 March 1668?
Who among the following established that genetic code of all organisms is spelled out in three-letter words, each set of three nucleotides codes for a specific amino acid?
Theodor O. Diener •
Joseph L. Goldstein
Paul Alfred Weiss
Which of the following windows version was internal codenamed "Chicago"?
Windows 1 .0
Which among the following characterizes Yellow Journalism ?
Pertaining to new developments in Science & Technology
Pertaining to War and Terrorism
Pertaining to Blogs and Personal websites
Pertaining to sensational, slanderous , scandalous content
Pertaining to Bureaucracy & Political affairs
Which among the following statement is NOT correct about the Reserve Bank of India ?
RBI resumes the responsibility of meeting directly all the reasonable demands for accommodation
RBI holds the Cash Reserves of the Banks
RBI is an organ of the Government of India
RBI is responsible for all banking operations of the State Governments
Which of the following companies in India is promoting an Ramanujan IT City an IT SEZ in memory of the legendary mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan in Tamil Nadu?
Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd
None of them
The government of India has formulated a new National Litigation Policy which aims to reduce the cases pending in various Courts in India under the National Legal Mission. This policy which is going to be implemented from July 1, 2010 aims to reduce average pendency time from 15 year to_________?
How parliament comes to know about what UPSC has done in a year ?
Parliament may ask any time the UPSC chairman to present a report
The UPSC chairman is asked to present a report in the annual budget session of the Lok Sabha.,
The UPSC chairman presents an annual report in both the houses of parliament at any time in a year,
The UPSC presents the annual report to the President who shall cause a copy of this report to both the houses of parliament
The UPSC presents the annual report to the Human Resources Minister who shall cause a copy of this report to both the houses of parliament
Bring out the Incorrect statement:
Guru Arjun Dev was put to death by Jahangir
Aryabhatta was a contemporary of Chandra Gupta-II
Asanga was originator of Buddhist Yogachara idealism
Asiatic Society Of Calcutta was formed by Sir William Jones to take on Social reforms
Back to vedas was a mantra given by Dayanand Saraswati.
Which among the following measure of controlling inflation can be taken up by Reserve Bank of India & not by Government of India?
Introducing a progressive tax system
Control over public expenditures
Rationing of credit
Improving profits of public sector
Increase efficiency of PDS (Public Distribution System)
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
Dams in India
Benefits of Bananas
Fall Crafts for Kids
Benefits of Passion fruits
Benefits of Turmeric
Turmeric can be used in the?treatment of diabetes?by helping to moderate insulin levels. It also improves glucose control and increases the effect of medications used to treat diabetes.