GK 2010 - 42

General Knowledge - General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK 2010


1. Which among the following is India's largest Indian-owned fast-moving consumer goods company ?


2. The Recommendations of the Ashok Mehta Committee led to which of the following constitutional Amendments ?


3. Bring the odd man out?


4. In which country, a port was captured by British and it was named "Oil Rivers Protectorate"?


5. As per the data of Ministry of Health & family welfare, what is the Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) Per 100,000 live births in India (the latest data as per economic survey 2009-10 is of 2004-05) ?



6. With which of the following country is related General James Jones who recently (in year 2010) visited India ?


7. Kookaburras is the nickname of Hockey Team of which of the following country ?


8. Which among the following service has been most recently (in year 2010) brought under the purview of Service Tax ?


9. Sattriya dance, which is one of the eight principal classical Indian dance traditions is from which of the following states?


10. How many countries have so far ratified the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage ?


General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
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
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05

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Tree a Contemporary Update

Contemporary Christmas decorating schemes often allow the natural beauty of the tree to stand out. This tree skips the lights in favor of bright, clean lined elements, including wooden birds and balls, as well as a paper garland that mimics the modern shapes.

The possessive case of a noun or pronoun indicates ownership or possession.

Pronouns such as his, her, its, my, mine, your, yours, their, theirs, our, and

ours are all possessive case words.


Here are several rules for the possessive case.


A. Most singular nouns form their possessive by adding an apostrophe

and an s. (the baboon’s food; the girl’s sweater; Marx’s teachings; Burns’s

poetic lines; Dickens’s characters)


B. To form the possessive of a singular noun that ends with an s sound,

take one of two actions.


   1. If a name of two or more syllables ends in an eez sound, the possessive

is formed without an additional s. (Ulysses’ friends; Archimedes’

theories)


   2. Add an apostrophe and an s if the word would not be difficult to

pronounce. (dress’s cost; quartz’s essence)

C. Add only an apostrophe to form the possessive of a plural noun that

ends in s. (the boys’ gymnasium; the Murphys’ home)

D. If a plural noun does not end in s, add an apostrophe and an s. (the

men’s department; the mice’s hiding spots)


E. Use the possessive form for only the last name in compound nouns for

organizations, literary titles, businesses, and relatives. If owned separately,

use the possessive for both names.


Tom’s and Pete’s reputations (separate reputations)

Procter and Gamble’s sales (combined ownership)

mother-in-law’s magazines (one woman’s ownership)

mothers-in-law’s magazines (two or more women’s ownership)


F. For acronyms (words formed from the first letters of a series of words),

add an apostrophe and an s.


the NHL’s (National Hockey League’s) members

AARP’s (American Association of Retired People’s) membership

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