General Knowledge 163

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

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1. As per the latest data, which among the following states in India leads in the total area under “Drip Irrigation”?

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements: 1. Increase in deposit rate results in Higher savings2. Increase in deposit rate results in fall in credit off takes3. Increase in deposit rate results in increase in investmentWhich among the above statements is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements regarding the Capital Inflows: 1. Current Account flows are permanent while Capital Account Flows are reversible 2. Current Account flows arise out of transactions in services while Capital account inflows arise out of transactions in goods. 3. The Government needs to keep a close eye on the Capital Account flows because they may get reversed. Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Bring out the only incorrect statement:

 
 
 
 

5. In context with the Armed Forces Tribunal, Consider the following statements: 1. Armed Forces Tribunal has been constituted via a Legislation by Parliament of India 2. Armed Forces Tribunal has Appellate Jurisdiction in matters related to services 3. Armed Forces Tribunal has original Jurisdiction in matters related to Court martial Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

 
 
 
 

6. “Wanted Brave Soldiers in India: Pay-Death, Price-martyrdom, Pension-Liberty, Field of Battle-India”
The above captioned advertisement was published in a newspaper associated with Indian Freedom Struggle. Identify that news paper from the given options:

 
 
 
 

7. Consider the following facts about a country: 1. This country’s economy saw so much rapid growth in 1995-2007 period that it was known in the world as a Celtic Tiger 2. This country’s economy is now in so much troubles that it is now world’s third riskiest country to invest in as per ratings of CMA3. The so called PIGS acronym became the PIIGS, when this country was also added in the list. Identify the country:

 
 
 
 

8. Let them eat cake, the phrase associated with which among the French queens who infamously screamed during the French Revolution that if people cannot get bread, why don’t they eat cakes?

 
 
 
 

9. In which of the following states, Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were used for the first time in India?

 
 
 
 

10. The Indian Forces had conducted the Operation Pawan in which of the following countries in late 1980s?

 
 
 
 

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