Competitive Exams: General Knowledge Questions (Practice-Test 3 of 3)

  1. Lambert's law is related to

    1. Reflection

    2. Refraction

    3. Interference

    4. Illumination

  2. The coral reefs are the marine counterparts of

    1. Temperate forest

    2. Tropical rain forests

    3. Savannahs

    4. Scrubland

  3. The Refrigerant ‘FREON’ is

    1. Calcium Tetra Fluoride

    2. Difluoro Dichloro Methane

    3. Fluorspar and Felspar

    4. Hydrofluosilicic acid

  4. In the budget speech on February 28, 2011, the Finance Minister has announced that an international award with prize money of Rs. 1 crore is being instituted in the memory of Rabindranath Tagore for promoting

    1. international peace

    2. emancipation of underprivileged

    3. universal brotherhood

    4. human rights

  5. The strong earthquake-cum-tsunami which has moved Japan's main island Honshu by a few feet has also caused Earth's axis to wobble by about

    1. 1 inch

    2. 2 inch

    3. 4 inch

    4. 6 inch

  6. WILILEAKS, a whistleblowers website is an international organisation based in

    1. USA

    2. UK

    3. Sweden

    4. Norway

  7. ‘Nomadic Elephant’ was the joint military exercise held some time back in India between India

    1. China

    2. USA

    3. Russia

    4. Mongolia

  8. The maximum limit on poll expenditure for parliamentary constituencies has been raised in February, 2011 to

    1. 30 lacks

    2. 35 lacks

    3. 40 lacks

    4. 50 lacks

  9. Who received Sangeet Natak Akademi's Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar for Dance in 2009?

    1. Omkar Shrikant Dadarkar

    2. Ragini Chander Sarkar

    3. Abanti Chakravotry and Sukracharya Rabha

    4. K. Nellai Manikandan

  10. Which of the following folk dances is associated with Jammu and Kashmir?

    1. Jhora

    2. Veedhi

    3. Rauf

    4. Suisini