General Studies Quiz

1. Excise duty on commodity is payable with refernce to its
(1) Production (2) Prdouction and Sale (3) Production and Transportation (4) Production, transportation and Sale
2. Green revolution was most succesful in
(1) punjab and Tamil naidu (2) Punajb, Haryana and U.P. (3) Haryana (4) U.P. and Maharastra

3. Amartya Sen was awarded the Nobel Prize for his contibution to
(1) Monetary Economics (2) Welfare Econopmics (3) Econometrics (4) Development Economics

4. Which of the following is not viewed as National debt?
(1) Life Insurance Policies (2) Long-Term Government Bonds (3) National savings Certificates (4) Provident Fund

5. Blue revolution is related to 
(1) Fish production (2) Milk Production (3) Oil Production (4) Food Production

6. Darfur, which is currently in news, is located in which of the following regiond?
(1) Eastrn Side of Sudan (2) Western side of Sudan (3) North western-side of Ethiopia (4) Northern side of Kenya

7. The Pandemic Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) which has been in news frequently is caused by which of the following?
(1) Bacteria (2) Fungi (3) Protoza (3) Viruses

8. Which one of the followinf is not a meber of ASEAN?
(1) Brunei Darussalam (2) East Timor (3) Laos (4) Myanmar

9. The independent nation Montenegro originated out of the dissolution of which one of the following?
(1) Bulgaria (2) Czechoslovakia (3) Romania (4) Yugoslavia

10. Which one of the following countries produces Phalcon airbone warning and control sustems (AWACS)?
(1) India (2) Israel (3) Rusia (4) USA

Answer
1-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-1, 5-1, 6-2, 7-4, 8-2, 9-4, 10-2