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

1. In 1867, the British government prepared to accept the demand of the Hindu communities of the United Provinces and Bihar to change the Perso-Arabic script of the official language Urdu to Devanagari and adopt Hindi as the second official language. This gave rise to a Hindi-Urdu
controversy. Who among the following was the most vocal opponent of this change?

2. A small quantity of water is placed in a small cavity made in a block of Ice at 0 degree centigrade. Which of the following will happen?

3. A competitive firm maximizes its profit when _______?

4. What is the minimum and maximum number of Banks which can participate in a consortium loans?

5. We read in the newspapers, that India infrastructure Finance Company Limited (IIFCL) was recently (in year 2010) given nod to fund the infrastructure projects in the country by "Takeout Financing". Which among the following is the primary aim of this "takeout financing'?

6. Know Your Customer norms are a must for the Banks even for opening small value or no frills account. Recently (in year 2010) we read in the newspapers that once the following (choose from options) happens banks may not need to engage in Know Your Customer processes?

7. Which among the following is India's first library to computerize its hand written collection to disseminate through internet?

8. In which of the following actions will be taken by Reserve bank of India, to curb the excess liquidity, when the deficit financing increases?

9. On February 3, 1882, the British Government of India appointed an Indian Education Commission 1882, with a view to enquire into the working of the existing System of Public Instruction and further extension of that system on popular basis. Who among the following was the chairman of
this commission?

10. Consider the following:
1. Open Market Operations
2. Liquidity Adjustment Facility
3. Market Stabilization Scheme
Which among the following is the correct order of their introduction?

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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
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18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
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