Q. By which amendment act of the constitution the voting age was reduced from 21 years to 18 years?

 ◉ 63rd

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 ◉ 65th

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 ◉ 61st

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 ◉ 60th

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Q. Which President of India held the office of the President for two consecutive terms?

 ◉ Dr. Rajendra Prasad

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 ◉ Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

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 ◉ Zakir hussain

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 ◉ Pranab Mukherjee

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Q. What is meant by 'conclusion' in parliamentary terminology?

 ◉ adjourn parliament

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 ◉ keep moving the parliament

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 ◉ to increase the discussion of a proposal

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 ◉ ban on discussion of a motion

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Q. By whom is the monetary policy made and implemented in India?

 ◉ NABARD

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 ◉ reserve Bank of India

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 ◉ Punjab National Bank

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 ◉ state Bank of India

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Q. On what is the Cobb-Douglas production function based on the function “Q=ALa.K(1-A)”?

 ◉ Pascal's law

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 ◉ constant return to scale

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 ◉ newton's law

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 ◉ Newton's second law

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Q. The movement of a commodity along the demand curve is due to the change in

 ◉ dependent on imports

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 ◉ their purchase price

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 ◉ their own values

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 ◉ their selling price

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Q. When did the Gupta era begin?

 ◉ from 70 BC

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 ◉ from 79 BC

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 ◉ from 80 BC

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 ◉ from 78 BC

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Q. Who was Mahavir?

 ◉ 24th Tirthankar of Jainism

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 ◉ 25th Tirthankar of Jainism

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 ◉ 27th Tirthankar of Jainism

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 ◉ 22nd Tirthankar of Jainism

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Q. Which sage challenged the invincible Yajnavalkya in a debate in ancient times?

 ◉ Gargi

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 ◉ Droni

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 ◉ Charchi

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 ◉ none of these

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Q. Which event prompted the English monarch to take over the Indian administration?

 ◉ temples of india

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 ◉ personality of leaders of india

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 ◉ sepoy mutiny

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 ◉ the language of soldiers

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Q. Who built the famous Dilwara Temple at Mount Abu in Rajasthan in the 13th century?

 ◉ Tejpal

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 ◉ Jitendra Raj

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 ◉ Mahendra Singh

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 ◉ rudrapratap

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Q. What is GIS short for?

 ◉ Zilogi Information System

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 ◉ geographic information system

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 ◉ geographic information site

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 ◉ Geographical Investigation System

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Q. Nagarjuna Sagar Project is situated on which river?

 ◉ Ganges

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 ◉ Dark woman

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 ◉ hooghly

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 ◉ Kaveri

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Q. What does the Suez Canal connect?

 ◉ Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea

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 ◉ from the river Ganges

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 ◉ Indian Ocean

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 ◉ Pacific Ocean

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Q. What is that medicine, which reduces anxiety and gives peace?

 ◉ diuretic

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 ◉ antihistamine

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 ◉ pacifier

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 ◉ pain reliever

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Q. What are broad spectrum antibiotics made from?

 ◉ Bacillus

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 ◉ Streptomyces

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 ◉ aspergillus

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 ◉ penicillium

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Q. Which pigment protects the plant from the harmful effects of ultraviolet rays?

 ◉ chlorophyll

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 ◉ phycocyanin

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 ◉ carotene

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 ◉ calcium chloride

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Q. What are glycogen, starch and cellulose the polymers of?

 ◉ maltose

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 ◉ glucose

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 ◉ lactose

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 ◉ fructose

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Q. Why can't an astronaut on the moon drink lemonade with the help of a hose?

 ◉ it is not on the troposphere

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 ◉ because drinking sharvat on that can lead to death

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 ◉ there is no atmosphere on the moon

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 ◉ because he's on the stratosphere

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Q. What is called 'Black Death'?

 ◉ Cancer

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 ◉ Plague

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 ◉ Gonorrhea

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 ◉ AIDS

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Q. Why are stars visible more in the east than in the west?

 ◉ the earth is rotating from west to east

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 ◉ earth rotating east to west

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 ◉ the earth is rotating from south to north

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 ◉ the earth is rotating from north to south

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Q. How should a particle be in uniform motion?

 ◉ its velocity can be uniform

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 ◉ her bag may be bigger

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 ◉ his bag may be smaller

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 ◉ none of these

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Q. What is the instrument used for detecting and rectification of sound waves called?

 ◉ lular

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 ◉ Radar

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 ◉ pucker

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 ◉ sonar

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Q. What is the name of a network topology in which every possible node has bidirectional links?

 ◉ mesh

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 ◉ star

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 ◉ Ring

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 ◉ Tree

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Q. What is LAN short for?

 ◉ large area network

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 ◉ local area network

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 ◉ Large Area Nodes

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 ◉ local area nodes

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Q. When hydrogen gas is circulated from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure, what happens to the temperature of that gas?

 ◉ increases

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 ◉ happens to

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 ◉ remains the same

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 ◉ keeps decreasing

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Q. Which method is used in the industrial production of vanaspati ghee?

 ◉ hydrogenation

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 ◉ disconnection

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 ◉ oxidation

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 ◉ degradation

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Q. Losrung' is a festival, where is it celebrated?

 ◉ Sikkim

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 ◉ Tamil Nadu

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 ◉ Manipur

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 ◉ Bihar

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Q. Which weed has proved useful in controlling water pollution generated from industrial effluents?

 ◉ parthenium and grass

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 ◉ none of these

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 ◉ Water Sambool

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 ◉ yard grass

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Q. When did the accident at the erstwhile joint Soviet form of Chernobyl nuclear power station take place, due to which radio-nuclides were spread in the atmosphere there?

 ◉ in 1986 AD

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 ◉ in 1984

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 ◉ in 1987 AD

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 ◉ in 1988

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Q. Some desert lizards expel their faeces in dry form. How does this help?

 ◉ defense against predators

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 ◉ solving the problem of food shortage

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 ◉ animal confinement

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 ◉ adaptation of organisms to their environment

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Q. Which is considered as 'Forest of World Heritage' in India?

 ◉ beautiful forest in west bengal

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 ◉ Indian Botanical Garden in West Bengal

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 ◉ Kaziranga in Assam

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 ◉ Nandan Kanan in Odisha

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Q. In what condition should a dead person be in order to accept his kidney?

 ◉ Cessation of cardiac functions only

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 ◉ Cessation of neurological functions only

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 ◉ Cessation of renal functions only

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 ◉ Cessation of respiratory functions only

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Q. Because of what is not there on the moon, there is no life there?

 ◉ water

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 ◉ tree

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 ◉ Atmosphere

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 ◉ Metal

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Q. Which is the substance for which India spends the maximum amount on imports?

 ◉ gold and silver

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 ◉ copper and nickel

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 ◉ diamonds

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 ◉ iron and steel

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Q. In what different categories did Marie Curie get two different Nobel Prizes?

 ◉ medicine and physics

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 ◉ chemistry and economics

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 ◉ physics and chemistry

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 ◉ economics and medicine

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