Online General Knowledge Practice Test - GK Question Answers

GK Practice Test - 4
1. Which of the following was not one of the government measures against which Raja Rammohan Roy directed his agitational movements?
(A) Adam's Press Ordinance of 1823, which curtailed the freedom of the Press
(B) Jury Act of 1827 which discriminated against the Hindus and Muslims on religious grounds
(C) Catholic Emancipation Act of 1829
(D) Resumption of lands granted for charitable purposes
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2. Which one of the following United Nation Agency has given a membership to Palestine?
(C) UNDP (D) All of these
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3. Who among the following established the Calcutta Unitarian Committee?
(A) Raja Rammohan Roy (B) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
(C) Keshab Chandra Sen (D) Rabindranath Tagore
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4. Who among the following used the phrase 'un British' to criticize the English colonial control of India?
(A) Anandmohan Bose (B) Badruddin Tyabji
(C) Dadabhai Naoroji (D) Pherozeshah Mehta
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5. The first marine sanctuary in India, within its abound coral reefs, molluscs, dolphins, tortoises and various kinds of sea birds, has been established in–
(A) Sundarbans (B) Chilka Lake
(C) Gulf of Kachchh (D) Lakshadweep
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6. Which one of the following computers is the most powerful computer in a typical network?
(A) Network station (B) Network client
(C) Network server (D) Desktop
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7. Which among the following endocrine glands is temporary lasts only for a limited period?
(A) Thyroid gland (B) Adrenal gland
(C) Gonads (D) Thymus gland
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8. The largest amount of physical and chemical molecules present in the cells is–
(A) carbohydrates (B) proteins
(C) lipids (D) nucleic acids
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9. Expenses incurred out of the Contingency Fund of India are–
(A) subsequently recouped by transferring savings from other heads of budget
(B) recouped through supplementary, additional or excess grants by Parliament
(C) not recouped till the whole fund is exhausted
(D) recouped by collecting contributions from various states
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10. One of the following states is not included in the Eastern Zonal Council–
(A) Bihar (B) Sikkim
(C) Odisha (D) Paschim Banga
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11. The Punchhi Commission suggests that the governor of a state should be appointed by a committee which should also include–
(A) The Vice-President of India (B) The leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha
(C) The Chief Justice of India (D) The out-going Governor
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12. The important species of the Mediterranean biome are–
(A) Mahogany, ebony, rosewood (B) Cork, olive, cirtrus trees
(C) Eucalyptus, oak, wattle (D) Pine, cedar, fir
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13. A natural region has the similarity of–
(A) climate and natural vegetation (B) climate and occupation
(C) soil and drainage (D) economic base and natural vegetation
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14. The modal agency for implementing the "Rural Infrastructure Development Fund Programmes" is–
(A) NABARD (B) State Co-operative Bank
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15. Which of the following is not a Nuclear Power Centre–
(A) Narora (B) Kakrapara
(C) Chamera (D) Kota
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16. Who among the following freedom fighters was associated with the foundation of Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan?
(A) Madan Mohan Malaviya (B) Acharya Narendra Dev
(C) KM Munshi (D) JB Kriplani
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17. The Haripura Congress (1938) remains a milestone in Indian Freedom Struggle, because–
(A) it declared war on the British Empire
(B) it appointed Jawaharlal Nehru as the future Prime Minister of India
(C) of the introduction of the idea of a Planning Commission
(D) of the acceptance of the Government of India Act, 1935 by the Congress
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18. Where is Satish Dhawan Space Centre located?
(A) Chandipur-on-sea (B) Sriharikota
(C) Thiruvananthapuram (D) Thumba
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19. The largest number of tribal groups live in–
(A) Uganda (B) Tanzania
(C) South Africa (D) Nigeria
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20. Har Bilas Sardar was the author of an Act (popularly known as Sarda Act). The act was–
(A) Widow Remarriage Act (B) Hindu Women Succession Act
(C) Child Marriage Restraint Act, 1929 (D) Hindu Civil Marriage Act
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21. Which one of the following ports of India handles the highest tonnage of import cargo?
(A) Kolkata (B) Kandla
(C) Mumbai (D) Vishakhapatnam
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22. Coagulation of blood in the vessel is prevented during normal condition by–
(A) prothrombin (B) calcium
(C) heparin (D) albumin
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23. The colour of the bile pigment is largely derived from–
(A) undigested food (B) breakdown of haemoglobin from worn-out cells
(C) xanthophylls (D) bile salts
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24. Which one among the following plants is not the petroleum plant?
(A) Maize (B) Potato
(C) Sugarcane (D) Sunflower
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25. The following is true about the Planning Commission–
(A) It is a constitutional body (B) It is a statutory body
(C) It is an extra-constitutional body (D) It is a non-constitutional body
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