General Studies Objective Questions for CBSE (UGC)-NET 2017–Part 2

In which of the following states, a special cell of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) Cell has been set up to facilitate effective implementation of the scheme.

  1. Rajasthan

  2. Gujarat

  3. Punjab

  4. Haryana

Answer: 3

ESagu is a web-based personalized agro-advisory system with a view to replace the unscientific agricultural practiced with modern scientific ones. What do you mean by ESagu?

  1. electronic farming

  2. electronic deforestation

  3. electronic cultivation

  4. None of these

Answer: 3

The tenth annual meeting of the G-20 heads of government will be held on 15-16 November 2015 at which of the following place?

  1. Brisbane, Australia

  2. Antalya, Turkey

  3. Ministry of Corporate Affairs

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIAI), which issues Adhere cards is been shifted from NITI Aayog to which ministry?

  1. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

  2. Ministry of communication and information technology

  3. Ministry of corporate Affairs

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

When is National Literacy Day Celebrated?

  1. 8 September

  2. 6 September

  3. 8 October

  4. 15 September

Answer: 1

Which state government has decided to reduce the syllabus by 25 percent up to class 8th?

  1. Kerala

  2. Haryana

  3. Delhi

  4. Nagaland

Answer: 3

Which former Union Environment and Forest Minister has written the book titled “To the Brink and Back: India’s 1991 Story “?

  1. Baleshwar Ram

  2. Jairam Ramesh

  3. Venod Sharma

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

To maintain a permanent seat in UN Security Council, India hosted the G-4 summit in New York while PM Narendra Mode’s visit in September. Which of the following country was not a part of this G-4 summit?

  1. Germany

  2. Russia

  3. Brazil

  4. Japan

Answer: 2

Lewis Hamilton of Britain has won 2015 Italian Grand prix of Formula one He drives

  1. Williams

  2. Ferrari

  3. Mercedes

  4. None of these

Answer: 3