General Knowledge 298

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

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1. Which among the following is a correct full form of COMESA?

 
 
 
 

2. The term “TDSAT” refers to which among the following ?

 
 
 
 

3. In which of the following states of India is located the Rigon Thupten Mindroling monastery, which was inaugurated by Dalai Lama in 2010?

 
 
 
 

4. Who of the following received the Sangeet Natak Academi’s Ustad Bismillah Khan Puraskar for 2009 in theatre?

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements: 1. The Elephant Task Force under Mahesh Rangarajan said that the Quality of care and management of captive elephants has been inadequate and there is substantial room for improvement of the conditions in captivity. 2. The Captive Elephants in India don’t come under the purview of Wild Life Protection Act3. The Elephant Task Force under Mahesh Rangarajan recommended that the act should be amended and Captive Elephants should be brought under the purview of the Wildlife Protection Act. Which among the above statements is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements:
1. The Ilbert Bill (1884) Controversy caused the greatest racial cleavage in India prior to establishment of the Indian National Congress
2. Viceroy Ripon actually desired to abolish the racial prejudice from the Indian Penal Code while introducing this bill
Which among the above statement is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

7. What is the term used for the Chromosomes, other than the sex chromosomes?

 
 
 
 

8. The currency market on a particular day is quoting USD/INR as 45.61/63. At what rate you could by USD?

 
 
 
 

9. Parts of the Pink and White Terraces, which were thought to have been completely destroyed by a violent volcanic eruption in 1886, were rediscovered recently. In which country is located the “Pink and White Terraces”?

 
 
 
 

10. Consider the following statements: 1. The members of the Election Commission in India are appointed by the Parliament 2. Members of the Election Commission have equal status to that of Chief Election Commissioner, but Chief Election Commissioner has overriding powers. 3. Chief Election Commissioner can be removed from his office by the President of India. Which among the above statements is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

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