GA Quiz 2010 – 2

Quiz on General Awareness 2010 – 2


1.  Recently, Govt. of India has been decided to appoint independent quality monitors for the scheme _______?

a) NREGA
b) SABLA
c) NHRM
d) JNNURM
e) None of the above

2. Well known Suzlon Group of India is engaged in which one of the following as its major operations?

a) Real estate
b) Wind energy
c) Automobiles
d) Telecommunication
e) Engineering heavy goods

3. Who among the following won the Nobel Prize for 2010 in Medicine ?

a) Liu Xiaobo
b) Richard F. Heck
c) Andre Geim
d) Robert G. Edwards
e) Both (b) & (d)

4. Recently, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural gas announce to offer 34 oil and gas block in 10 sedimentary basins for exploration in the ninth round of NELP auction. In this context , what is the correct full form of NELP?

a) New Exploration Licensing Policy
b) Natural Exploration Licensing Policy
c) New Exploration and Labour Policy
d) New Environmental Leadership Program
e) None of the above

5. Which among the following companies has been launched a nationwide environment sensitisation programme “’Ecos’kool”,  across 100 schools to encourage and engage young minds to contribute towards a greener future?

a) Vedanta Resource Ltd.
b) Green Healthcare Ltd.
c) Panasonic India
d) Fortis Healthcare Ltd.
e) None of above

6.  Which among the following  animals has been declared as national heritage animal  by the environment ministry in India?

a) Tiger
b) Panda
c) Leopard
d) Elephant
e) None of the above

7.  From which country India is getting K 152 nerpa submarines?

a) USA
b) France
c) Russia
d) Britain
e) Germany

8. Recently, the 8th Aisa-Europe meeting (ASEM-8) was held at ________?

a) Dubai
b) Italy
c) France
d) Vietnam
e) Belgium

9. Who has been selected for Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace 2010?

a) Sheikh Hasina
b) APJ Abdul Kalam
c) Lula da Silva
d) Mohammad El Baradei
e) None of above

10. Which among the following stock exchanges has become one of the first exchanges in the country to receive approval from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to commence operations in currency options?

a) Bombay Stock Exchange
b) United Stock Exchange
c) National Stock Exchange
d) Delhi Stock Exchange
e) None of above

11.  GDP does not include the figures of _______?

a) Excess of Exports over Imports
b) Investment made by the industry
c) Government Spending
d) Foreign remittances
e) None of the above

12. How much amount was finalized by cabinet committee for operator’s compensation cap in the Civil Nuclear Liability Bill passed in Aug. 2010.

a) Rs. 1000 crore
b) Rs. 1500 crore
c) Rs. 2000 crore
d) Rs. 2500 crore
e) None of the above

13. Which of the following is the Regulator of the credit rating agencies in India?

a) RBI
b) SEBI
c) SIDBI
d) NABARD
e) None

14. What is the threshold limit for electronic fund transfers using the Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system?

a) 7 Lakh
b) 5 lakh
c) 2 Lakh
d) 1 Lakh
e) None of above

15.  Student loans and mortgage loans are examples of –

a) Simple loan
b) Fixed payment loans
c) Discount loans
d) Coupon loans
e) None of the above

16.  What is the current number of world heritage sites in India as of August 2010?

a) 28
b) 29
c) 30
d) 31
e) None of above

17. Recently, UNO celebrate its 65th Anniversary on date _______?

a) 20th Oct. 2010
b) 24th Oct. 2010
c) 29th Oct. 2010
d) 27th Oct. 2010
e) None of the above

18. K M Roy is well known as a

a) Theatre artist
b) Journalist
c) Film maker
d) Industrialist
e)None of the above

19. What is the Unicode character code proposed by the Indian Government for the new Rupee Symbol ?

a) U+0965
b) U+0967
c) U+0971
d) U+0972
e) None of above

20. Recently Donald Tusk was on visit to India. He is prime minister of  ______.

a) Britain
b) Turkey
c) Poland
d) Belgium
e) Vietnam

About Naren
Full name - Narender Jangra      Location - India    Qualification - MCA

One Response to GA Quiz 2010 – 2

  1. ravi says:

    thanx again…..this post proved to be very useful

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