General Knowledge Quiz No. 5 - Top General Knowledge Questions

General Knowledge Quiz No. 5
1. Which of the following is not an objective of India’s economic planning?
(A) Population growth (B) Industrial growth
(C) Self-reliance (D) Employment generation
See Answer:

2. “Disguised unemployment” refers to–
(A) persons with no jobs
(B) more persons employed for a job which a few can accomplish
(C) unemployment among women
(D) unemployment of people above 60 years of age
See Answer:

3. Which unit of valuation is known as “Paper Gold”?
(A) Euro dollar (B) Petro dollar
See Answer:

4. Which of the following is presided over by a non-member?
(A) Lok Sabha (B) Rajya Sabha
(C) Vidhan Sabha (D) Vidhan Praishad
See Answer:

5. Public Interest Litigation can be resorted to in case of injury due to–
(A) breach of any public duty (B) violation of the law
(C) violation of a Constitutional provision (D) All the above
See Answer:

6. Broad wooden/concrete sleepers are placed below the rails to–
(A) act as shock absorbers (B) fix the fish plate properly
(C) hold the rails parallel (D) reduce pressure exerted by train
See Answer:

7. Which of the following has equal periods of rotation and revolution ?
(A) Moon (B) Mercury
(C) Venus (D) Uranus
See Answer:

8. Honey that has a high concentration of sugar does not decay because–
(A) it contains natural antioxidants that prevent bacterial attack
(B) bacteria cannot survive in an active state in a solution of high osmotic strength as water is drawn out
(C) bacteria cannot survive in an active state as it is totally deprived of oxygen
(D) None of these
See Answer:

9. Triple Vaccine is administered to a newborn child to immunize it against–
(A) whooping cough, tetanus and measles (B) whooping cough, tetanus and measles
(C) tetanus, diphtheria, measles and rubella (D) tetanus, diphtheria, small-pox and rubella
See Answer:

10. A mammal that lays eggs is–
(A) Kangaroo (B) Otter
(C) Duck-billed platypus (D) Opossum
See Answer:

11. Astronaut late Kalpna Chawla was born at/in–
(A) Ambala (B) Modi Nagar
(C) Ludhiana (D) Karnal
See Answer:

12. Which one of the following awards was given to the Odissi danseuse Sonal Man Singh on 54th Republic day ?
(A) Padma Vibhushan (B) Sahitya Academy Award
(C) Padma Shri (D) Padma Bhushan
See Answer:

13. After the first war of Independence, the mughal emperor Bahadur Shah II was exiled to–
(A) Rangoon (B) Port Blair
(C) Kabul (D) London
See Answer:

14. Who has been booked under POTA by Chief Minister of U.P.–
(A) Vijay Pratap Singh (B) Unus Abraham
(C) Raghuraj Pratap Singh (D) Mulayam Singh Yadav
See Answer:

15. The VAT is being introduced in lieu of–
(A) Sales Tax (B) Octroi S.T.O.T.
(C) Over all tax (D) None of these
See Answer:

16. Which amongst the following High Courts administers Judicial functions for more than one state ?
(A) Kolkata (B) Patna
(C) Delhi (D) Guwahati
See Answer:

17. Rajya Sabha dissolves–
(A) After 5 years (B) After six years
(C) Never (D) None of these
See Answer:

18. Which amongst the following is the union territory ?
(A) Delhi (B) Lakshadweep
(C) Nagaland (D) Manipur
See Answer:

19. K. R. Narayanan is the.................president of India.
(A) 11th (B) 12th
(C) 13th (D) 14th
See Answer:

20. The National Sports of the U.S.A is–
(A) Basketball (B) Soccer
(C) Baseball (D) Boxing
See Answer:


Comments & Contact Form


Email *

Message *