General Awareness

Practice set

  1. Who among the following was the first and the last woman ruler of Delhi?
    a. Chand Bibi b Hazarat Mahal  c Razia Sultan  d Mumtaz Mahal
  1. Which gas is used as a disinfectant in drinking water?

  a.Chlorine    b.Hydrogen

          c. Methene   d.Propene

  1. When was Indira Gandhi assassinated ?

a.21st May  b. 31st October

c.31st August d. 31st July

4.What does the Pisciculture denotes  to ?
(a) Beekeeping    (b) Fish Farming
(c) Silk Farming   (d) Dairy Farming

5. Who was the last Mughal ruler to sit on the peacock throne?
(a) Bahadur Shah
(b) Aurengzeb
(c) Muhammad Shah
(d) Shah Alam II

6. What kind of file ‘.TMP’ extension refers to?

a)Imagefile  b) Compressed Archive file

c) Audio file  d)Temporary file

7 .Who is Vikram Seth ?

a.Novelist  b.Industrialist

c.Sportsmen  d.Saint

8. Who was the founder of Haryanka dynasty?

a. Bimnbisara b. Udayin

c. Ajatasatru d. None

9. Where was Buddha died ?

a) Sarnath b) Kusinagara c) Bodhgaya d) None

10. What is the inclination of the earth’s axis to the orbital plane ?

a) 21.2° b) 23.4 ° c) 66.2° d) 79°

11.The largest tiger reserve in India is

a. Corbettb b. Manas

c.Nagarjuna d. Bandipur

12. The Tropic of Cancer passes through the states of

a. Gujarat b. Uttarakhand c. Himachal Pradesh    d. Delhi

13.  Where is Indian institute of Petroleum located?

a) Pune Gulbarg c) Dehradun d) Chennai

14. Which is the largest living bird?

a) Duck b) Dodo c) Ostrich d) Peacock

15. Who introduced the market regulations in India?

a) Jahangir Balban

c) Akbar d) Allauddin khilji

16. Which is the nearest planet to Sun?

a.Venus b. Earth

c.Mercury d. Jupiter

17. Who was the first Foreign Minister of free India?

a) Jawahar Lal Nehru b) Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

c) Lalbahdur Shastri d) John Mathai

18. The idea of the constitution of India was first of all given by

a) Mahatma Gandhi b) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

c) J.L. Nehru d) M.N. Roy

19. Which article of the constitution is related to the president’s rule in any state in India?

352 b) 356 c 360 d) 372

20. A rolling plan is a plan to

a) Ten years b) Two years

c) Five years d) Year to year basis

21. “Legal Tender money” refers to

a) Cheques b) Drafts

c) Bills of Exchanges d) Currency notes

22. Khasi and Garo languages are spoken in

a.Mijoram b. Manipur

c.Meghalya d. Himachal Pradesh

23.What are the Insects referred to that can transmit diseases to humans?

a) Carriers b) Reservoirs c.Vectors d…