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Q:

Yakshagana, a dance drama is popular in

A) Karnataka B) Tamil Nadu
C) Kerala D) Andhra Pradesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Karnataka

Explanation:

Yakshagana is a traditional Indian dance drama form developed in Karnataka state of India.

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Q:

Each degree of latitude is equals to

A) 112 kms B) 111 kms
C) 110 kms D) 101 kms
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 111 kms

Explanation:

The each degree of latitude is equals to 111 kms approx (69 miles). As Earth is lightly ellipsoid in shape it changes at equator and poles from 110.5 kms to 111.7 kms respectively.

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Q:

The country with longest coastline in the world is

A) Canada B) Norway
C) Russia D) Greenland
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Canada

Explanation:

Canada has the longest coastline than any other countries in the world. It measures 1,51,020 miles long approximately. Norway, Indonesia, Greenland and Russia being in 2, 3, 4 and 5th places.

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Q:

First Indian Institute of Skills will get in which city?

A) Hyderabad B) Noida
C) Mumbai D) Bangaluru
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Mumbai

Explanation:

India's first Indian Institute of Skills will get in 3 locations viz. Mumbai, Kanpur and Ahmedabad in the country. Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has approved the proposal to set up Indian Institute of Skills (IISs) on Not-for-profit Public Private Partnership (N-PPP) basis.

The reason behind these institutes is to promote further growth of the Indian Skills sector overall, new measures have been initiated by the Government of India to establish state of the art training institutions called Indian Institutes of Skill (IISs).

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Q:

Countries with autocracy-based governments have

A) regular elections to select representative officials B) a single ruler who may be a monarch or dictator
C) a small group of leaders with similar political views D) shared decisions between citizens and leaders
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) a single ruler who may be a monarch or dictator

Explanation:

Countries with autocracy-based governments i.e, Monarchy have a single ruler or a monarch until his death.

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Q:

Which country blocked wikipedia in all languages?

A) China B) Japan
C) India D) North Korea
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) China

Explanation:

China blocked wikipedia in all languages recently in May 2019.

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Q:

India's rank in 2018 Oxfam World Inequality Index-

A) 133 B) 147
C) 157 D) 127
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 147

Explanation:

Oxfam International's is a UK based charity 'Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) Index' ranks India in bottom 12 of its research. India ranks 147 among 157 countries in Inequality Index.

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Q:

Nachiket Mor Committee was for

A) Financial Services B) 4G Scam
C) Spot Fixing in IPL D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Financial Services

Explanation:

Nachiket Mor Committee on Comprehensive Financial Services for Small Businesses and Low Income Households (commonly known as the Nachiket Mor Committee) was an expert committee formed by Raghuram Rajan on 23 September 2013, after he was appointed as the governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). It was headed by Nachiket Mor.

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