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Indian Institute Of Science (Iisc). - Quiz

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is a public university for research and higher education in science, engineering, design, and management. This quiz is to test your knowledge on what you know about it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Where is the city located?

    • A.

      Mumbai

    • B.

      New Delhi

    • C.

      Bangalore

    • D.

      Delhi

    Correct Answer
    C. Bangalore
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bangalore because it is the only city mentioned in the options that is not a part of the name of another city. Mumbai is a part of the name of Mumbai City, New Delhi is a part of the name of Delhi, and Delhi is a part of the name of New Delhi. Bangalore is the only option that stands on its own as a city name.

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  • 2. 

    When was the institute established?

    • A.

      1898

    • B.

      1901

    • C.

      1902

    • D.

      1909

    Correct Answer
    D. 1909
    Explanation
    The institute was established in 1909.

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  • 3. 

    What is the institute also locally known as?

    • A.

      None

    • B.

      Nahi Institute

    • C.

      Tata Institute

    • D.

      Fize Institute

    Correct Answer
    C. Tata Institute
    Explanation
    The institute is locally known as the Tata Institute.

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  • 4. 

    When did it acquire the status of a Deemed University?

    • A.

      1954

    • B.

      1909

    • C.

      1958

    • D.

      1948

    Correct Answer
    C. 1958
    Explanation
    In the given options, the year 1958 is mentioned as the answer. This suggests that the institution in question acquired the status of a Deemed University in that year.

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  • 5. 

    What is the full meaning of GATE?

    • A.

      Grade Aptitude Test in Engineering

    • B.

      General Aptitude Test in Engineering

    • C.

      Government Aptitude Test in Engineering

    • D.

      Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

    Correct Answer
    D. Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
    Explanation
    The full meaning of GATE is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following is the annual science, technology and cultural festival of Indian Institute of Science?

    • A.

      Pavga

    • B.

      Pravga

    • C.

      Parda

    • D.

      Pravega

    Correct Answer
    D. Pravega
    Explanation
    Pravega is the correct answer because it is the annual science, technology, and cultural festival of the Indian Institute of Science. This festival showcases various events and competitions related to science and technology, as well as cultural performances and exhibitions. Pravega provides a platform for students to showcase their talents and interests in these fields and promotes a spirit of innovation and creativity.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following exams is normally done to gain admission into Ph.D programme of the institute?

    • A.

      GATE

    • B.

      GMAT

    • C.

      MCAT

    • D.

      TOEFL

    Correct Answer
    A. GATE
    Explanation
    GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is the correct answer because it is an exam specifically designed for engineering and science graduates who wish to pursue higher education, including Ph.D. programs, in India. GATE scores are widely accepted by various institutes and universities for admission into their Ph.D. programs. GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) is mainly for admission into business schools, MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is for medical school admission, and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is for English proficiency assessment.

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  • 8. 

    When was the school computer center established?

    • A.

      1960

    • B.

      1965

    • C.

      1970

    • D.

      1975

    Correct Answer
    C. 1970
    Explanation
    The school computer center was established in 1970.

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  • 9. 

    What is the full meaning of SERC?

    • A.

      Supercomputer Elites and Research Centre

    • B.

      Surecomputer Education and Research Centre

    • C.

      Supercomputer Education and Research Centre

    • D.

      Supercomputer Education and Remote Centre

    Correct Answer
    C. Supercomputer Education and Research Centre
    Explanation
    The full meaning of SERC is Supercomputer Education and Research Centre.

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  • 10. 

    When did the computer center become Supercomputer Education and Research Centre?

    • A.

      1996

    • B.

      1980

    • C.

      1975

    • D.

      1990

    Correct Answer
    D. 1990
    Explanation
    The computer center became Supercomputer Education and Research Centre in 1990.

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