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GK Model Test Paper-1

General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

1 A tree's age can be found by?

2 Acute lead poisoning is also known as?

3 Idukki Dam in Kerala is built across which river ?

4 In 1206, who founded the Slave Dynasty, in India ?

5 In 305 BC, which Maurya ruler defeated Alexander's general Seleucus Nicator and received the territories of Kabul and Balochistan?

6 In terms of area, which is the smallest continent ?

7 In the Parliament of India Upper House is known as ?

8 The observation that 'Supply creates its own demand' is popularly called?

9 'Uhuru Peak' at Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest point of which continent ?

10 Under what circumstances can some of the Fundamental Rights be suspended?

11 What was the main objective of Green Revolution in India ?

12 Which is correct? I. The President shall not be member of either House of Parliament, II. The Parliament shall consist of the President and two Houses.

13 Which of the following is the best conductor of electricity?

14 Who of the following founded the Ahmedabad Textile labour Association?

15 (1) Cherrapunji is located on the south side of Garo hills, (2) Cherrapunji is about 1700 m above mean sea level. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

16 ________ was the ex-officio chairman of Planning Commission and National Development Council.

17 _______ forms the western boundary of the Indian sub-continent.

18 ____________ Harbour is protected by a rocky headland called Dolphin's Nose.

19 70% of working population of India is engaged in:

20 82 and 1/2 degree E longitude is geographically significant to India because

21 93rd Constitution Amendment Bill seeks?

22 A balloon filled with helium rises in air because?

23 A bill for alteration of boundaries of States shall not be introduced in the Parliament without the recommendation?

24 A bill in each House is subject to?

25 A body has a mass of 6 kg on the Earth

26 A body is charged negatively. It implies that?

27 A chemical reaction that takes place with the evolution of heat is called a/an:

28 A chronometer measures:

29 A close bottle containing water at room temperature is taken to the Moon and than the lid is opened. The water will?

30 A closed economy is an economy in which:

31 A compound used in medicine as a pain killer is

32 A country is said to be in a debt trap if:

33 A devastating Cloud Burst swept over Leh in August 2010. Which one of the following statements with regard to Cloud Burst is not correct?

34 A double convex air bubble in water would behave as a:

35 A federal structure of India was first put forward by the?

36 A federal system?

37 A gifted scholar who was selected to the prestigious ICS, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose later founded his own political party to continue his struggle for the full and immediate independence of India from British rule. Pick the name of this party.

38 A good method of providing employment to rural labor and utilizing it fully is through?

39 A government is federal or unitary on the basis of relations between the:

40 A hammer in the hands of a housewife is a _________ good.

41 A high rate of inflation tends to worsen balance of payments because:

42 A light ray travelling from denser to rarer medium at an angle of incidence more than critical angle of concerned media pair suffers

43 A lot of details regarding the village administration under the Cholas is provided in the inscriptions at?

44 A mixture of iron filings and sand can be separated by:

45 A mixture of water and alcohol can be separated by:

46 A Money Bill passed by the Lok Sabha is deemed to have been passed by the Rajya Sabha also when no action is taken by the Rajya Sabha within

47 A Money Bill passed by the Lok Sabha is deemed to have been passed by the Rajya Sabha also when no action is taken by the Upper House within?

48 A non-performing asset is

49 A person can become a citizen of India even if born outside India if his/her:

50 A person can move the Supreme Court by appropriate proceedings for the enforcement of the Fundamental Rights if violated.' This is a provision in