General Knowledge 23 September, 2017

Nowadays, General Knowledge is the most important topic for any public sector exam. Here you are given 50 GK questions and answers. This post is very useful for written test as well as interview for any exam. Our every Current affairs post covers various sections like banking & finance, business & economy, Indian and International affairs, defense, environment,persons and many for competitive exams preparing aspirants.We will publish a quiz also in this topic soon. So memories them as soon as possible to take that quiz which will be published under GK Quiz Section.

1Alpha-keratin is a protein present in which thing?Wool
2Where was the first session of the Constituent Assembly held?New Delhi
3Which of the following is used as ‘a moderator in nuclear reactor?Graphite
4Which planet looks reddish in the night sky?Mars
5What was the source of the blue gem stone, lapis lazuli, for the people of Harappan culture?Afghanistan
6Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international century against which’ country?Bangladesh
7In baseball, the two opposing teams consist of howmany players?9 players each
8The improper function of which results in condition ‘Myxedema’ in human beings?Thyroid gland
9In 1610, Galileo Galilei discovered four moons of which planet?Jupiter
10In the Vedic society, which was the term used to denote a group of families?Grama
11Who was the Chairman’ of the Union Constitution Committee of the Constituent Assembly?Jawaharlal Nehru
12Which element that does not occur in nature but can be produced artificially?Plutonium
13When had India a plan holiday?After the drought of 1966
14How are Latitude and Longitude?Perpendicular to each other
15Which Philosophy holds that the world is created and maintained by Universal Law?Jain Philosophy
16Which book is authored by V.S. Naipaul?A House for Mr. Biswas
17Which can be used for biological control of mosquitoes?Gambusia
18Which proclamation of National Emergency automatically suspends?Right to freedom
19The latitude of a place is the same as which place?Celestial pole
20What was the script used in the earliest Tamil inscriptions?Brahmi
21In which technology do Cryogenic engines find applications?Rocket technology
22Shovna Narayan is a reputed personality in which field?Classical dance
23During which Plan did prices show a decline?First
24Which instrument used for finding out wind-direction?wind vane
25Which ports handled the north Indian trade during the Gupta period?Broach
26Which vitamin is considered to be a hormone?D
27On the basis of financial crisis howmany times has emergency been declared by the President of India?Not even once
28Which is the element found on the surface of the moon?Titanium
29Why is ‘Beaufort Scale’ used?To measure wind velocity
30Which Tomar ruler is credited to have established Delhi?Anangpal
31‘My Music, My Life’ is the autobiography of which person?Pt. Ravi Shankar
32Which was the first talkie film of India?Alam Ara
33Through which Translocation of food materials in plants takes place?Phloem
34When does Relative humidity decreases?With increased temperature
35Who was the Sultan of Delhi who is reputed to have built the biggest network of canals in India?Feroze Shan Tughlaq
36What type of Party system has been evolved in India?Multi-Party
37A man with a dark skin, in comparison with a man with a white skin, What will experience?Less heat and less cold
38Which bank is the Banker of the Banks?RBI
39Where are a large number of species are found within a small unit of area?Wet evergreen equatorial forests
40Krishnadeva Raya wrote a famous work, namely Amuktamalyada, in which language?Telugu
41Folk painting ‘Madhubani’ is famous in which state?Bihar
42Which is the tree requiring minimum water for its growth?Babul
43Which post does the Constitution of India does not mention?The Deputy Prime Minister
44Which country is the largest producer of Bauxite?Australia
45Which Indian rulers was a contemporary of Akbar?Rani Durgawati
46How are Oxygen and ozone?Allotropes
47From where did India introduce cultivation of tobacco/tapioca/ pineapple?South America
48When was the Reserve Bank of India taken over by the Government?1948
49Which is found on the western coast of continents between 30° and 40° latitudes?Mediterranean Climate Region
50Which school of paintings developed independently during the Mughal Period?The Bijapur School


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