General Knowledge 14

General Knowledge – General Awareness Quiz – Questions and Answers, GK 2010

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1. Aung San Suu Kyi is daughter of General Aung San, who is also known as Father of Modern Burma. She won Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 and She was awarded by Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Peace and Reconciliation in 2009. She was elected as prime minister of Burma in 1990 General elections . Currently she is under house arrest in Burma. Which of the following parties of Burma she leads?

 
 
 
 
 

2. Recently (in year 2010) a joint venture between BOB, Bank of Maharastra (BOM), and Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) to set up a bank in a foreign country was in news. Which among the following is that country?

 
 
 
 
 

3. Lok manya Tilak Award is given in which of the following field?

 
 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following:
1. Planning commission
2. Zonal Council
3. National Development Council
4. Interstate council
Which among the above are extra-constitutional bodies?

 
 
 
 

5. Pearl is mainly made up of which among the following?

 
 
 
 

6. What is the most popular name of Oriental War?

 
 
 
 
 

7. The idea of Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) in India was promulgated with RRB Act of 1976. In June 2004, an Advisory Committee on Flow of Credit to Agriculture and Related Activities recommended restructuring of RRBs in order to improve the operational viability of RRBs and take advantage of the economies of scale. Who among the following was the chairman of this committee?

 
 
 
 
 

8. During whose reign Changez Khan invaded India?

 
 
 
 
 

9. Who among the following was the Economic Times’s Policy Change Agent of the Year 2009?

 
 
 
 
 

10. Which among the following is the correct location of India’s National Institute of Hydrology (NIH)?

 
 
 
 

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