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161. Mallika Sarabhi is associated with which field?
Classical dance

162. After respiration the conversion of energy is mainly in which form of?
ATP

163. Who fixes the salaries and the allowances of the Speaker of Lok Sabha?
Parliament

164. Which crop is grown in India mainly by dry farming?
Millet

165. Who was the first Englishman to preside over a Congress session ?
George Yule

166. What is formed when white phosphorus is heated at 540 K in the absence of air?
Red phosphorus

167. When did Economic Community of Central African States came into existence?
1983

168. In which year, some more commercial banks in addition to the first lot of 141 were nationalised in India?
1980

169. The mapping of which part of earthis most difficult?
Interior of the earth

170. Which Urdu poets was invited, to the Second and Third Round Table Conference?
Muhammad Iqbal
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171. What is the connecting link between Annelida and Mollusca?
Neopalina

172. Howmnay subjects are in the Concurrent List?
47 subjects

173. A small weight is put on the pressure cooker. It increases the pressure of the steam. Why?
Area of contact is small

174. Which is the second most abundant metal in the earth's crust?
Aluminium

175. Which first movement was launched against the British in India?
Swadeshi Movement

176. When did East African Development Bank come into force?
1967

177. Who has directed the film 'Sardar'?
Ketan Mehta

178. What is also known as green protozo?
Euglena

179. The tropopause occurs at the equator at a height of howmany kilometers?
17 km

180. Who was the British Prime Minister at the time of the Second Round Table Conference?
Ramsay Macdonald
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181. Alpha-keratin is a protein present in which thing?
Wool

182. Where was the first session of the Constituent Assembly held?
New Delhi

183. Which of the following is used as 'a moderator in nuclear reactor?
Graphite

184. Which planet looks reddish in the night sky?
Mars

185. What was the source of the blue gem stone, lapis lazuli, for the people of Harappan culture?
Afghanistan

186. Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international century against which' country ?
Bangladesh

187. In baseball, the two opposing teams consist of howmany players?
9 players each

188. The improper function of which results in condition 'Myxedema' in human beings?
Thyroid gland

189. In 1610, Galileo Galilei discovered four moons of which planet?
Jupiter

190. In the Vedic society, which was the term used to denote a group of families?
Grama
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191. Who was the Chairman' of the Union Constitution Committee of the Constituent Assembly?
Jawaharlal Nehru

192. Which element that does not occur in nature but can be produced artificially?
Plutonium

193. When had India a plan holiday?
After the drought of 1966

194. How are Latitude and Longitude?
Perpendicular to each other

195. Which Philosophy holds that the world is created and maintained by Universal Law?
Jain Philosophy

196. Which book is authored by V.S. Naipaul ?
A House for Mr. Biswas

197. Which can be used for biological control of mosquitoes?
Gambusia

198. Which proclamation of National Emergency automatically suspends?
Right to freedom

199. The latitude of a place is the same as which place?
Celestial pole

200. What was the script used in the earliest Tamil inscriptions?
Brahmi
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