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Q:

In which of the following festivals are boat races a special feature?

A) Rongali Bihu B) Onam
C) Pongal D) Navratri
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Onam

Explanation:

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Onam is an annual Hindu festival with origins in the state of Kerala in India. It falls in the Malayalam calendar month of Chingam, which in Gregorian calendar overlaps with August–September. In this festival, boat races are famous.

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Q:

Golf player Vijay Singh belongs to which country?

A) USA B) Fiji
C) India D) UK
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Fiji

Explanation:

Golf player Vijay Singh is an Indo-Fijian belongs to Fiji. He was born in 1963, who was number 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for 32 weeks in 2004 and 2005.

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He was nicknamed as "The Big Fijian", has won three major Golf Championships. He has started his profession career from 1984.

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Q:

Who composed the Gayatri Mantra

A) Vishvamitra B) Vasishtha
C) Indra D) Parikshit
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vishvamitra

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Q:

Which kind of power accounts for the largest share of power generation in India

A) Hydro - electricity B) Thermal
C) Nuclear D) Solar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Thermal

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Q:

Nuclear sizes are expressed in a unit named

A) Fermi B) Angstrom
C) Newton D) Tesla
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Fermi

Explanation:

Nuclear sizes are expressed in a unit called "Fermi" which is a unit of length equal to 10−15 metre (one femtometre), used in nuclear physics. It is similar to the diameter of a proton.

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Q:

Who is the guardian of fundamental Rights enumerated in Indian Constitution?

A) Supreme Court B) Parliament
C) Constitution D) President
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Supreme Court

Explanation:

The Judiciary is the guardian of fundamental Rights enumerated in Indian Constitution.

In a criminal case, the judge has the power to decide whether the accused's rights have been violated.

As with most disputes, the courts decide when a right has been violated. They then have the power to act in order.

Here the Supreme Court is tyhe Highest of the Judiciary in India.

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Q:

________ is the process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors

A) Tracking B) Formatting
C) Crashing D) Allotting
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Formatting

Explanation:

The process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors is called as formatting.

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Q:

The Constitution of India borrowed the scheme of Indian Federation from the constitution of

A) USA B) Canada
C) United Kingdom D) Ireland
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Canada

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