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601 . Amarya Sen, the NRI Nobel laureate got the honour for which work?
Poverty and famines

602 . Where did India made her debut in Olympic football?
London in 1948

603 . Which plant is used for green manuring in India?

604 . Which city is known as the 'Manchester of South India'?

605 . The Government of India has decided to declare river as 'National River'?

606 . What does the Preamble of our Constitution contin?
The spirit of the Constitution

607 . Which energy of the electron at absolute zero is called?
Fermi energy

608 . What is an essential attribute of inflation?
Increase in prices

609 . Which city is known for silk wearing industry?

610 . Which Rajputa king defeated Muhammad Ghori for the first time?
Prithviraj III
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611 . Where were first Olympic Games held?
776 B.C.

612 . What is the characteristic odour of garlic?
A sulphur compound

613 . The source of India's sovereignty lies in which thing?
Preamble to the Constitution

614 . What can be the maximum duration of totality for a solar eclipse?
7 minutes 40 seconds

615 . Which region of India was ruled by Sultan Zainul Abidin ?

616 . Which is the vitamin that is most readily manufactured in our bodies?
Vitamin D

617 . The celebrated novel 'The Godfather' was authored by which author?
Mario Puzo

618 . What is the best means of saving during inflation?

619 . What is the total surface area of earth?
510 million sq km

620 . Sirajuddaulah was defeated by Lord Clive in which battle?
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621 . Why was the Panchayati Raj System adopted?
Decentralise the power of democracy

622 . In colourful diamond, Why are different colours present?
Due to impurities

623 . From the view of International economy, What does third World imply?
The developing countries

624 . Which is a land-locked country?

625 . The ruler of which State was removed from power by the British on the pretext of misgovernance ?

626 . With which field was Satyajit Ray associated?
Direction of films

627 . Which plant is referred to as a living fossil?

628 . How long did the Constituent Assembly take to finally pass the Constitution?
About 3 years since Dec 9, 1946

629 . What is the country through which both Equator and Tropic of Capricorn pass?

630 . From where did the Quit India Movement start?
Bombay on Aug. 8, 1942
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631 . Which physical quantities have the same dimensions?
Momentum and impulse

632 . In which year did UN establish the UN Conference on Trade and Development?

633 . Which Committee was formed to suggest means for eradicating black money?
Cheiliah Committee

634 . The Karakoram Highway connects which pairs of countries?

635 . Which Indian revolutionary helped Subhash Chandra Bose in raising 'Indian National Army' ?
Rasbehari Bose

636 . Which crop would be preferred for sowing in order to enrich the soil with nitrogen?

637 . Who was the President of the Constituent Assembly?
Dr. Rajendra Prasad

638 . What is the number of unpaired electrons in carbon atom?

639 . Which latitude passes through India?
Tropic of Cancer

640 . Who propounded that 'destiny determines everything, man is powerless?
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