General Knowledge 214

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

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1. After the revolt of 1857, via the Government of India Act 1858, the Crown had assumed the direct responsibility for the Government of India. By this act, all legislative, administrative and Financial Powers came to be concentrated in which among the following?

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements: 1. The Zaminadari settlement was made with the Zamindars while the Ryotwari settlement was made with the Cultivators 2. Zamindari settlement made the Zamindars as proprietors, while in Ryotwari System , Peasants were made proprietors 3. Zamindari System made the zamindar responsible for paying land revenue to state while in the Ryotwari System, all the Ryots of a particular area were made jointly responsible for paying the land revenue to the state. Which among the above statements is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements: 1. The Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana was launched by the Ministry of Health, Government of India to provide health insurance coverage for Below Poverty Line (BPL) families2. Only 5 members of a family are covered by Rashtriya Swasthya Bima YojanaWhich among the above statements is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements: 1. National Skills Development Corporation is a not-for-profit company set up by the Ministry of Finance, under Section 25 of the Companies Act.2.Government of India holds the majority share in this Corporation. 3. The Corporation was started to for Skill Development in selected 21 Sectors. Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

 
 
 
 

5. How many states and Uts of India celebrate birth day on November 1?

 
 
 
 

6. Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)‘ has not yet been signed by:

 
 
 
 

7. A new term “Notified Jurisdictional Areas” was occupying place in recent news items and editorials in various newspapers. Notified Jurisdictional Areas are to be certain areas which are commonly known as which among the following?

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following: 1. Bioaccumulation 2. Bio-concentration 3. Bio-magnification Which among the above take place at the same trophic level of the Food Chain?

 
 
 
 

9. In context with the Balance of Payments, the Merchandise exports, which refer to sale of goods abroad belong to which among the following?

 
 
 
 

10. What is the number of the Biogeographic zones in India?

 
 
 
 

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