GENERAL AWARENESS QUESTIONS SET 19

General Awareness Questions for SSC CGL, and other upcoming exams.
 

Set 19 General Awareness Questions

 
general awareness questions
1. Professor Ramesh Chand has been appointed as new full time member of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog. He is a
A.Renowned English Professor
B.None of these
C.Reowned Agriculture Expert
D.Reowned Physics Professor

2. Political Science is a science of –
A.Economic Engineering
B.Social Engineering
C.Cultural Engineering
D.Political Engineering

3. Comptroller and Auditor General of India is not responsible for
A.Making Payments to the States
B.Issue of money from Consolidated Fund
C.Accounting of States & UTs, and Auditing of all Government Institutions
D.Regulating Reserve Bank of India

4. Which of the following countries has become the first country in the world to receive funds from United Nationas for its fast growing Solar Home Systems?
A.Switzerland
B.Afghanistan
C.Bangladesh
D.Burma

5. The book “Globalization, Democratization and Distributive Justice” has been author by —
A.Salman Rushdies
B.Karan Bajaj
C.Anita Nair
D.Mool Chand Sharma

6. Which of the following has become the first airport in the world to fully operational on Solar Power?
A.Amritsar International Airport
B.Lokpriya Gopinath Bardoli International Airport
C.Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
D.Cochin International Airport Ltd.(Kerala)

7. in terms of value, India’s exports in Descending order are-
A.Textiles, Gems & Jewelery, Engineering goods
B.Textiles, Engineering goods, Gems & Jewellery
C.Engineering goods, Gems & Jewellery, Textiles
D.Gems & Jewellery, Textiles, Engineering goods

8. Who among following Indian writers have been long listed among the 13 International authors for The Man Booker Prize of 2015?
A.Anuradha Roy and Sanjeev Sahata
B.Arving Adiga and Shashi Tharoor
C.Amitav Ghosh and Amrita Pritam
D.Chetan Bhagat and Jhumpa Lahiri

9. The minor irrigation schemes have Cultural Command Area (CCA) upto–
A.2000 hectares
B.3000 hectares
C.2500 hectares
D.1500 hectares

10. Who is not recipients of Arjuna Awards 2015?
A.Jitu Rai (Shooting)
B.P.R. Sreejesh (Hockey)
C.Dipa Karmakar (Gymnastics)
D.Anoop Singh (Wrestling)

11. Which of the following Islands is under threat of rising sea levels due to climate change has appealed for help from European leaders?
A.Palau
B.Marshall Islands
C.Tuvalu Islands
D.Nauru

12. National Botanical Research Institute is situated at
A.Lucknow
B.New Delhi
C.Dehradun
D.Chennai

13.‘Gate Way of Information’ is-
A.E-mail
B.Pager
C.Cellular Phone
D.Internet

14.Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was established in –
A.1972
B.1969
C.1962
D.1958

15.‘BRAHMOS’ a supersonic missile jointly developed by India and Russia was adopted by Indian Army on –
A.21 June, 2007
B.20 March, 2013
C.20 June, 2013
D.21 March, 2007

16.Indian Space Mission related to planet mass is named as MOM, which is meant for-
A.Mapping of Mars
B.Mapper of Mars
C.Mars Orbiter Mission
D.Mars Odissi Mission

17.Five countries are contributing for construction of world’s largest telescope ‘Thirty meter’. These countries are-
A.India, China, Japan, Germany and Pakistan
B.India, China, Japan, America and Pakistan
C.India, China, Japan, America and Canada
D.China, Japan, America, Canada and England

18.National Flower of India is –
A.Rose
B.Lotus
C.Gudhal
D.Sunflower

19.The instrument used in ‘lie’ detecting is-
A.Pyrometer
B.Seismograph
C.Polygraph
D.Phonograph

20.Full form of SIM is-
A.Subscribers Identity Module
B.Subscribers Identity Mechanism
C.Self Identity Machine
D.Self Identity Module

21.Famous renowned space scientist and Ex- President of India, APJ Abdul Kalam,s full name is –
A.Abdul Parkar Jainuluddin Abdul Kalam
B.Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
C.Akhlaq Pakir Jainuljafri Abdul Kalam
D.Ali Pakir Jainulakhlaq Abdul Kalam

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