General Knowledge 2011 - 01

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

1. Consider the following statements: 1. MIBOR (Mumbai Interbank Offer Rate) was launched as overnight money market rate by Bombay Stock Exchange2. MIBOR is used as bench mark rate for Interest Rate Swaps, Forward Rate Agreements, Floating Rate Debentures and Term DepositsWhich among the above statements hold correct?

2. On which of the following planets of the solar system, the scientists have seen a "Great Red Spot" which is an anticyclonic storm persistent since last over 180 years?

3. Which among the following is the main problem faced by the farmers of Phoenix dactylifera commonly known as Date Palm?

4. Who among the following decides on the matter of disqualification of a Member of Rajya Sabha?

5. The Dehang Debang Biosphere Reserve is located in which among the following states?

6. In context with the Wholesale Prices Index (WPI) series from consider the following:
1. Primary Articles
2. Fuel and Power
3. Manufactured Products
The weightage of which among the above has increased from 1981-82 to 1993-94 and 1993-94 to 2004-05 series?

7. Recently we read in the newspapers, that Government is planning to issue biometric smart cards to MNREGS beneficiaries for its flagship health insurance scheme Rastriya Swasthya Bima Yojna, so that the misappropriation of funds under its rural employment scheme can be stopped. To make such arrangement, which among the following two ministries will have to cooperate?

8. Who among the following is the author of 2 States: The Story of My Marriage?

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

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1. World Geography -Test-01
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3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
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18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05

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