General Studies Objective Questions for CISF Exams 2018–Part 9

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Name the former Governor of Assam and three-time chief minister of Odisha who died on 21 April 2015 in Tirupati at the age of 89.

  1. Janaki BaIIabh patnaik

  2. Harekrushna Mahatab

  3. Biswanath Das

  4. Biren Metra

Answer: 1

A new species of Gecko, a type of lizard usually found in warm climates, was spotted researchers from the Osmania University in Hyderabad at

  1. Group of Monuments at Hampi, Karnataka

  2. champaner-pavagadh Archaeological

  3. pattadakal, Karnataka

Answer: A

Name the cricketer of East Bengal Club who died on 20 April 2015 due to an injury sustained during Cricket Association of Bengal’s senior one-day knock-not match.

  1. Ankit keshri

  2. Dipak Adhikari

  3. peter Biaksangzuala

  4. Berat Sacipi

Answer: A

Cricket South Africa on 21 April 2015 announced the launch of tournament named Africa T20 Cup. Name the person who was appointed as the Africa T20 Cup Ambassador.

  1. Herschelle Gibbs

  2. Makhaya Ntini

  3. Shaun Pollock

  4. mark Boucher

Answer: 2

Name the famous historian who specialized in British Imperial and Indian history died on 201 April 2015.

  1. Alfred Toynbee

  2. AL Basham

  3. Christopher Alan Bayly

  4. AJP Taylor

Answer: 3

International Mother Earth Day was observed gIobakky on 22 April 2015 with the theme

  1. It’ our turn to lead

  2. Tomorrow’s World

  3. Green Cities

  4. our Earth. Our Care

Answer: 1

The Maglev (magnetic levitation) train of which country set the world speed record of 603 kilometer per hour (kmph) on 21 April 2015?

  1. China

  2. Japan

  3. Germany

  4. France

Answer: 2

Name the National park of India that on 21 April 2015 Became India’s 48th Tiger Reserve after receiving the final approval of National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA).

  1. Amangarh, Uttar Pradesh

  2. Rajaji, Uttarakhand

  3. Ratapani, Madhya Pradesh

  4. Sunabeda, Odisha

Answer: 2

The state on 21 April 2015 inaugurated the excavation work on the Rs 50-crore Sarawati Revival project. Name the state?

  1. Rajasthan

  2. Uttar Pradesh

  3. Haryana

  4. Uttarakhand

Answer: 3