General Studies Quiz

1.Which one of the following river flows through a rift valley ?
(1) Godavari (2) Narmada (3) Krishna (4) Mahanadi
2.What are the blood corpuscles that help to build up resistance against diseases ?
(1) Leucocytes (2) Monocytes (3) Neutrophils (4) Lymphoctyes
3.Which is the gland that holds the body’s thermostat ?
(1) Pineal (2) Pit5ultary (3) Thyroid (4) Hypothalamus
4.Who among the following music composers was deaf ?
(1) Beethovan (2) Bach JS (3) Richard Strauss (4) Johannes Brahms
5.Which of the following Mahatma Gandhi series of currency notes issued by the RBI has “econlogy” depicted on it ?
(1) Rs. 500 (2) Rs. 100 (3) Rs. 50 (4) Rs. 5
6.Who won the ‘Man of the tournament’ award of ICC cricket World Cup-20011 ?
(1) Yuvraj Singh (2) Mahendera Singh Dhoni (3) Zaheer Khan (4) Tillakaratne Dilshan
7.Which amongst the following States does not cultivate wheat ?
(1) Karnataka (2) Maharashtra (3) West Bengal (4) Tamil Nadu
8.The Assam states derives its name from that of a tribe that conquered the region. Where did the tribesmen come from ?
(1) Tibet (2) Mongolia (3) Burma (now Myanmar) (4) Siam (now Thiland)
9.Which is the Agency the Government has engaged to grade the standardise various agricltural products ?
(1) Food corporation of India (2) Directorate of marketing and inspection (4) Central statistical Organisation
10.What is the purpose of the India Brand Equlty FUnd ?
(1) To promote in-bound tourism (2) To make ‘Made in India’ a label of quality
(3) To organise trade fairs (4) To provide venture capital to IT sector.


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