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

1. Who among the following is the author of THE NEW AGE OF INNOVATION ?

2. Biologists have been able to demonstrate the hearing and sound sensory mechanism through the acoustico-lateralis system in which of the following vertebrates ?

3. Consider the following statements in context with the 42nd amendment of Constitution of India?
1. 42nd amendment gave the directive principles precedence over fundamental rights wherever there was a conflict, however the subsequent amendment revoked this provision
2. The 42nd amendment act laid down certain fundamental duties, which had to be observed by all nationals and noncompliance with them was made punishable under the law
3. The 42nd amendment also prevented declaration of emergency on account of internal strife and empowered for declaration of emergency only if there is an armed rebellion
Which among the above statements are correct?

4. Consider the following advantages of the Optic Fibers and the Copper wires :
1. Optic Fibers are NOT susceptible to the electrical interference
2. Optic Fibers can be used to transmit more signals that Copper Wires
3. Optic Fibers can carry a signal over a single fiber, unlike the electricity which requires a pair of Copper wires.
Which among the above stand correct ?

5. On June 28, 2009, President Manuel Zelaya was deposed in a military coup. He was president of ___?

6. In which year after independence, India became a party to the International Wheat Agreement for a four-year period?

7. Recently (in year 2010) Lok Sabha has passed the Essential Commodities (Amendment and Validation) Bill, 2009. This bill seeks to that seeks to replace the concept of minimum price with the fair and remunerative price (FRP) mechanism for which of the following commodities?

8. Who among the following heads the Search-cum-Selection Committee for appointment of Chairman and Managing Directors for the
state-run MTNL and BSNL?

9. Who among the following is the first batsman to hit six sixes in an over?

10. Who among the following judges of Supreme Court of India was many times called as "Champion of State Rights"?

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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