General Awareness Questions

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At which particular place on earth are days and nights of equal length always?

A) Prime Meridian B) Poles
C) Equator D) No where
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Equator

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Who said, "Inflation is unjust but deflation is inexpedient. Of the two, deflation is worse "?

A) J.M Keynes B) Amartya Sen
C) J.G Gurlay D) J.N Bhagwati
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) J.M Keynes

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The most important small scale industry in india is the 

A) Textile Industry B) Paper Industry
C) Handloom Industry D) Jute industry
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Handloom Industry

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The biggest public sector undertaking in the country is

A) Iron and steel Plants B) Roadways
C) Railways D) Airways
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Railways

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Fedaration cup,World cup, Allwyn international trophy and challenge cup are awarded to winners of

A) Tennis B) Volleyball
C) Basketball D) Cricket
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Volleyball

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G-15 is an economic grouping of

A) First World Nations B) Second World Nations
C) Third World Nations D) Fourth World Nations
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Third World Nations

Explanation:

G-15 is an economic grouping of Third World Nations.

The countries listed in G-15 group are Algeria, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Iran, Jamaica, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe.

The G-15 membership has expanded to 18 countries, but the name has remained unchanged. 



    • The First World described countries whose views aligned with NATO and capitalism. The United States was considered a member of the First World.

 

    • The Second World referred to countries that supported communism and the Soviet Union. Russia was considered a member of the Second World.

 

    • The Third World referred to countries whose views did not align with NATO and capitalism or the Soviet Union and communism. A Third World country is a developing nation characterized by poverty and a low standard of living for much of its population. Third World countries referenced the nations, mostly in Asia and Africa.
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Which country has "This is the root of all evil" written on its coins?

A) Italy B) Vatican City
C) Cuba D) Russia
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Vatican City

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Kempegowda Festival was organized in which city ?

A) Hyderabad B) Delhi
C) Mumbai D) Chennai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Delhi

Explanation:

President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Kempegowda Festival in New Delhi. The festival is organised by the NadaprabhuKempegowda Foundation.

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