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GK Practice Test - 13
1. Terracotta seated figures of women making dough has not been found at which of the following Harappan sites?
(A) Harappa (B) Surkotda
(C) Mohenjodaro (D) Chanhudaro
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2. Which among the following are the Southernmost Hills?
(A) Cardamom Hills (B) Javadi Hills
(C) Nallamalai Hills (D) Nilgiri Hills
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3. Why is the meat preserved in the brine solution is not spoil as quickly as fresh meat?
(A) The bacteria will fall victim to osmosis and shrivel up and die
(B) The brine solution makes the meat acidic, so growth of bacteria is prevented
(C) The brine solution is an unfavourable medium for the reproduction of bacteria
(D) None of the above
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4. Which one of the following is the major component of the 'photochemical smog'?
(A) Carbon dioxide (B) Ozone
(C) Carbon monoxide (D) Nitrogen
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5. Nail polish remover contains–
(A) benzene (B) formaldehyde
(C) acetic acid (D) acetone
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6. The eukaryotic organisms contain ribosomes having 40 S and 60S subunits. The assembly of such units give–
(A) 60 S unit (B) 70 S unit
(C) 80 S unit (D) 100 S unit
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7. Under which Article of the Constitution of India can the President of India be impeached?
(A) Article 61 (B) Article 75
(C) Article 76 (D) Article 356
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8. Who of the following shall cause every recommendation made by the Finance Commission to be laid before each House of Parliament?
(A) The President of India (B) The Speaker of Lok Sabha
(C) The Prime Minister of India (D) The Union Finance Minister
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9. Which one of the following tribes is NOT related to India?
(A) Apatani (B) Jarawa
(C) Masai (D) Santhal
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10. Dayaks, are–
(A) a Buddhist minority in northern Afghanistan (B) an ethnic community in Indonesia
(C) an insurgency outfit in Congo (D) a Red Indian aborigine tribe in Peru
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11. Visible and invisible items of debit and credit are the part of–
(A) import-export policy (B) balance of payment
(C) balance of trade (D) annual budget
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12. "World Investment Report" is published by which of the following?
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13. In which of the following respects is there considerable variations in the Harappan Civilization?
(A) Town planning (B) Brick sizes
(C) Weights and measures (D) Size of dwellings
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14. A combination of three copper instruments soldered together by their loped ends has been found at–
(A) Harappa (B) Chanhudaro
(C) Mohenjodaro (D) Lothal
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15. As compared to Census 2001, which are the 3 states to have recorded major decline in the sex ratio?
(A) J & K, Bihar, Gujarat (B) J & K, Bihar, UP
(C) Punjab, Haryana, Asom (D) Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan
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16. Which of the following was not a port town in Harappan Civilization?
(A) Surkotda (B) Rangpur
(C) Rojdi (D) Allahdino
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17. The resolution for removing the Vice-President of India can be moved in the–
(A) Lok Sabha alone (B) Either House of Parliament
(C) joint sitting of Parliament (D) Rajya Sabha alone
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18. Which one of the following is the natural habitat of a species of monkey called lion-tailed macaque?
(A) Garo Hills (B) Kullu Valley
(C) Nallamalai Hills (D) Silent Valley
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19. Which one of the following is the important ore of magnesium?
(A) Cassiterite (B) Malachite
(C) Carnalite (D) Galena
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20. Which one among the following cycles involves the conversion of muscle lactic acid to muscle glycogen?
(A) Kreb's cycle (B) Cori cycle
(C) Ornithine cycle (D) EMP cycle
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21. The word "Taxonomy" was coined by–
(A) C Linnaeus (B) Theophrastus
(C) De Candolle (D) Lamarck
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22. Under the administration of which one of the following is the Department of Atomic Energy?
(A) Prime Minister's Office (B) Cabinet Secretariat
(C) Ministry of Power (D) Ministry of Science and Technology
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23. The first Lok Adalat was held in which year?
(A) 1985 (B) 1986
(C) 1987 D) 1988
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24. Which of these parts in the Constitution deals with the subordinate courts?
(A) Part V (B) Part VI
(C) Part IX (D) Part XII
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25. When it is 12 noon in Allahabad, the time in Tokyo would be about–
(A) 9.30 am (B) 3.30 pm
(C) 6.30 pm (D) 9.30 pm
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