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Mahatma Gandhi's remark , ' A post-dated cheque on a crumbling bank' is regarding the proposal of ______

A) Simon Commission B) Cripps Mission
C) Cabinet Mission D) Wavel Plan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Cripps Mission

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As you go down into a well, your weight

A) increases slightly B) decreases slightly
C) remains exactly the same D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) decreases slightly

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Q:

Duncan passage is situated between

A) Minicoy and Amindiv B) Minicoy and Maldives
C) Little Andaman and car Nicobar D) South Andaman and Little Andaman
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) South Andaman and Little Andaman

Explanation:

Duncan Passage is a strait in the Indian Ocean. It is about 48 km wide.

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It separates Rutland Island to the north, and Little Andaman to the south.

 

West of Duncan Passage is the Bay of Bengal, east is the Andaman Sea.

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_____are attempts by individuals to obtain confidential information from you by falsifying their identity

A) Phishing trips B) Computer viruses
C) Phishing scams D) Spyware scams
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Phishing scams

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Q:

Upanishads are books on

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A) Religion B) Yoga
C) Law D) Philosophy
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Philosophy

Explanation:

The Upanishads are a part of the Vedas and are ancient Sanskrit texts that contain some of the central philosophical concepts and ideas of Hinduism, some of which are shared with Buddhism, and Jainism.

 

 

 

The Upanishads are commonly referred to as Vedanta in the history of India.

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Right to property was removed from the list of Fundamental Rights during the rule of

A) Indhira Gandhi Government B) Morarji Desai Government
C) Narasimha Rao Government D) Vajpayee Government
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Morarji Desai Government

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Q:

The first Law Officer of the Government of India is the

A) Union Law Minister B) Secreatary, Ministry of Law
C) Attorney-General for India D) Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Attorney-General for India

Explanation:

Attorney-General for India is the  first Law Officer of the Government of India. He is is the Indian government's chief legal advisor, and its primary lawyer in the Supreme Court of India.

 

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The Solicitor General of India is below the Attorney General for India, who is the secondary law officer of the country, assists the Attorney General, and is himself assisted by several Additional Solicitors General of India.

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Q:

Who is the first Indian woman to win an Asian Games gold in 400m run

A) M.L. Valsamma B) P.T. Usha
C) Kamaljit Sandhu D) K.Malleshwari
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) P.T. Usha

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