Test: General Knowledge Quiz! MCQ

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How much general knowledge can you remember? This quiz asks questions that pertain to the Indian Administration Service. You will need to understand who the president of the Indian National Congress was at the time of Independence in 1947, what the Justice Muzaffer Jan Commission involved, when the 2011 direct tax code was implemented, and what will income tax celebrate. You must undeniably take this extraordinary quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was President of the Indian National Congress at the time of Independence in 1947?
    • A. 

      Jawahar Lal Nehru

    • B. 

      C. Rajagopalachari

    • C. 

      Dr. Rajendra Prashad

    • D. 

      J. B. Kriplani

  • 2. 
    Shortest duration match during ICC World Cup has been played between which following two countries?
    • A. 

      Australia and India

    • B. 

      Australia and Keneya

    • C. 

      India and Ireland

    • D. 

      Australia and Ireland

  • 3. 
    Consider the following statements about "Man Booker International Prize" 1. It is a biennial international literacy award 2. Alice Munro is the winner of the year 2009 Which statements are true-?
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      2 only

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 4. 
    Consider the Year and number of Polio cases found in that year in India and choose the incorrect match?
    • A. 

      Year 2004 - 134 Cases

    • B. 

      Year 2005 - 66 Cases

    • C. 

      Year 2006 - 674 Cases

    • D. 

      All are Correct Figure

  • 5. 
    In the FIFA world cup, Asamoah Gyan and Sulley Muntari made a mark for which following country?
    • A. 

      Argentina

    • B. 

      Ghana

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 6. 
    Choose the wrong combination out of given below:
    • A. 

      Scott Rasmussen - ESPN

    • B. 

      Vikram Pandit - City Bank

    • C. 

      Chung Ju Yung - Hundai

    • D. 

      Peter Mukherjee - CNN

  • 7. 
    Consider the following statements. 1. Frankie Lane is a famous writer 2. Robert Aymer is a famous Scientist Which are true?
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      2 only

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      None

  • 8. 
    Which among the following Pairs took the longest time of 6 hours and 9 minutes to conclude a lawn Tennis Match-?
    • A. 

      Leander Paes and Martin Damin

    • B. 

      Sania Mirza and Marina Hingis

    • C. 

      Daniel Nestor and Mark Knowles

    • D. 

      Rafal Nadal and Boris Baker

  • 9. 
    Justice Muzaffer Jan Commission is probing in which case?
    • A. 

      Best Bakery Case

    • B. 

      Ruchika Case

    • C. 

      C. Sophian Death

    • D. 

      Bhopal diaster case

  • 10. 
    When during 2011 Direct Tax Code will be implemented in India. Income Tax Act will celebrate its?
    • A. 

      Silver Jubilee

    • B. 

      Golden Jubilee

    • C. 

      Diamond Jubilee

    • D. 

      Century

  • 11. 
    India is the 3rd largest economy in Asia. Which country is in 4th place?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      South Korea

    • D. 

      Indonesia

  • 12. 
    My Policy is an online facility for payment of insurance premium by customers of which Bank?
    • A. 

      ICICI Prudential

    • B. 

      HDFC Standard Life

    • C. 

      SBI Life

    • D. 

      TATA - AIG

  • 13. 
    Recently Homi Vyarawallha decided to cancel her advance NANO booking due to a delay in delivery by TATA Motors. She is a famous:
    • A. 

      Journalist

    • B. 

      Social Worker

    • C. 

      Banker

    • D. 

      Politician

  • 14. 
    We observed the World's longest annular solar eclipse of the millennium on 15th Jan 2010. What was the magnitude of this eclipse?
    • A. 

      0.87

    • B. 

      0.89

    • C. 

      0.91

    • D. 

      0.93

  • 15. 
    The Treaty of Bassein (1802) was signed between which two following parties?
    • A. 

      Madhav Rao and the British

    • B. 

      Holkar and the British

    • C. 

      Mahadji Scindia and the British

    • D. 

      Balaji Rao II and the British

  • 16. 
    How many members were there in NATO initially when the organization was formed?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      27

  • 17. 
    Moplahs are associated with which state among given below?
    • A. 

      Maharashtra

    • B. 

      Karnataka

    • C. 

      Kerala

    • D. 

      Punhab

  • 18. 
    A project undertaken by the Ministry of Home Affairs to connect all Police Stations in India with each-other is abbreviated as:
    • A. 

      POLINET

    • B. 

      POLICENET

    • C. 

      POLNET

    • D. 

      POLYNET

  • 19. 
    Consider the following statements: 1. The Fluid Control Research Institute is located in Kerala 2. The Fluid Control Research Institute functions under the Ministry of Science and Technology Which is true?
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      2 only

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 20. 
    Consider the following statements. 1. The INS Vikramaditya is currently being refitted at the Black Sea Shipyard in Mykolaiv, Ukraine 2. The Brahmos cruise missile being jointly developed by DRDO) and Russia's NPO Mashinostroeyenia Which is true-?
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      2 only

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 21. 
    With which of the following countries does Bhutan have formal diplomatic relations? 1. India 2. China 3. USA 4. Nepal Choose correct answer out of options given below-
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      1 & 4 only

    • C. 

      1 and 3 only

    • D. 

      1, 2, 3 and 4

  • 22. 
    Suraj Lata Devi is associated with which one of the following sports?
    • A. 

      Hockey

    • B. 

      Wrestling

    • C. 

      Boxing

    • D. 

      Chess

  • 23. 
    Recently died Marxist Jyoti Basu was the longest surviving CM in India. For how many years he remained CM of West Bengal?
    • A. 

      20 Years

    • B. 

      24 Years

    • C. 

      25 Years

    • D. 

      27 Yeras

  • 24. 
    To whom President of India submits his resignation according to Indian Constitution?
    • A. 

      Vice - President

    • B. 

      Chief Justice of India

    • C. 

      Speaker of LS

    • D. 

      PM of India

  • 25. 
    Who led the Bareilly troops in the Revolt of 1857?
    • A. 

      Kunwar Singh

    • B. 

      Bakht Khan

    • C. 

      Khan Bahadur Khan

    • D. 

      Maulvi Ahmadullah

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