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

1. What is the name of the world’s first man-portable, fire-and-forget, multipurpose missile system?

2. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will be India's chief Guest at the Republic Day 2011. He is president of which of the following countries?

3. For trade with which of the following regions in India, Thomas Roe obtained right for east India Company?

4. Who is the current Chief Information Commissioner in the central Information Commission ?

5. As per the Corporate Gender Gap report released by WEF (World Economic Forum) on March 8, 2010, what is the percentage of women employees in India ?

6. Consider the following:
1. Cooperative Banks
2. Scheduled Cooperative Banks
3. Scheduled Commercial Banks
Which among the above are allowed to invest in Private Bonds in India ?

7. Consider the following:
1. She is the first person of Indian origin to be canonized as a saint by the Catholic Church
2. A commemorative coin was issued by the Government of India in her memory in 2009. 3. She is only the second Indian to be elevated to sainthood after the 16th century martyr, Gonsalo Garcia, who was canonized in 1862
Who among the following fits in the above three criteria?

8. In context with the wheat grains procured and further released by the FCI (Food Corporation of India) in the market, which among the following had been suggested by the Economic Survey 2009-10?

9. Who among the following had pioneered the social-political-economic theory called Scientific Socialism?

10. On which date, World Forestry Day is observed?

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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    11th May 2011 The German auto giant launched the most talked about and most awaited sports car today in Delhi. This stunner has been tagged at a starting price of Rs 64 lakhs (ex Showroom Delhi). The all new Audi A7 is available in both diesel and petrol variants. The A7 adorns a 3 litre TDI V6 engine that is capable of churning out 245 bhp and a peak torque of 500 Nm. The car is affixed with S Tronic and Quattro as standard.

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