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General Knowledge – Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz – Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

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1. Consider the following:
1.Minimum one protected mammal species of indigenous variety
2.Suitability for Research
3.Traditional tribal living
Which among the above is/ are the primary criteria to select a site for Biosphere Reserve in India?

 
 
 
 

2. For financial assistance under Rastriya Arogya Nidhi, the patient must be:
1.Living Below Poverty Line
2.Suffering from specified life-threatening diseases
3.Taking treatment in government hospitals only
Choose the correct options:

 
 
 
 

3. Who among the following is considered to be the custodian of the nation’s Finances?

 
 
 
 

4. The Hydroponics is most closely related to which among the following?

 
 
 
 

5. Recently RBI governor D Subbarao has pointed out that “recent global macro economic developments pose some risks to domestic growth.” What does he refer to by using the term “domestic growth”?

 
 
 
 

6. Recently, the Government has decided to launch a Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) for rehabilitation of 223 Dams in the States of Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Tamil Nadu with the assistance of which among the following bodies?

 
 
 
 

7. Consider the following:
1.Atomic Energy
2.Lottery Business
3.Gambling and Betting
4.Business of Chit Fund
In which among the above FDI is permitted in India?

 
 
 
 

8. When gasoline is blended with Ethanol then —
1.Octane number is raised
2.Energy content per volume is increased
3.The engine is less likely to suffer damage
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. Which among the following country was recently in news for its Stapled Visas to Indians ?

 
 
 
 

10. Consider the following statements:
1.MG NREGA is the first law internationally, that guarantees wage employment
2.MG NREGA act mandates 33% participation for women
3.Pronab Sen Committee has been constituted for developing an index for fixing Mahatma Gandhi NREGA wage rates and its periodic revisions.
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

 
 
 
 

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