General Awareness Questions

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Who is known as 'the father of Indian missile technology'?

A) Dr. U.R. Rao B) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
C) Dr. Chidambaram D) Dr. Homi Bhabha
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

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Which is considered as the biggest port of India?

A) Kolkata B) Cochin
C) Chennai D) Mumbai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Mumbai

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Bats can fly in the dark because

A) they have a better vision in the dark B) the light startles in them
C) they produce high pitched sounds called ultrasonics D) none of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) they produce high pitched sounds called ultrasonics

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Name the plant important in sericulture

A) Pea B) Legumes
C) Mulberry D) Cassia
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Mulberry

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Name the continent where 'Tundra' type of climate is not found

A) Europe B) Asia
C) Africa D) North America
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Africa

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Heavy Water Project (Talcher) and Fertilizer plant (Paradeep) are famous industries of

A) Andhra Pradesh B) Tamil nadu
C) Kerala D) Orissa
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Orissa

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Who was appointed as new Brand Ambassador for Swachh Bharat Mission in 2017 ?

A) Priyanka Chopra B) Shilpa Shetty
C) Kangana Ranaut D) Anushka Sharma
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Shilpa Shetty

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The government has roped in actress Shilpa Shetty as a brand ambassador for the Modi government's cleanliness initiative Swachh Bharat Mission.

The 41-year-old actress will feature in TV and radio campaigns aimed at discouraging people from littering on roads. Soon, campaign posters featuring her will be displayed at various places across the country.

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FFC stands for

A) Foreign Finance Corporation B) Film Finance Corporation
C) Federation of Football Council D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Film Finance Corporation

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