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Monday 25 September 2023

Indian Art & Culture Gk Questions

Indian Art & Culture Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Art & Culture for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, IBPS PO and all other competitive examinations.

Indian Art & Culture Gk Questions

1. Who is considered the father of Indian cinema?

a) Dadasaheb Phalke

b) Satyajit Ray

c) Raj Kapoor

d) Guru Dutt

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Answer: a) Dadasaheb Phalke

2. What is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding similar to the Indian "Origata"?

a) Kabuki

b) Sumi-e

c) Ikebana

d) Origami

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Answer: d) Origami

3. Which ancient Indian text provides insight into statecraft, military strategy, and politics?

a) Mahabharata

b) Ramayana

c) Arthashastra

d) Bhagavad Gita

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Answer: c) Arthashastra

4. Who is honored as the "Father of Indian Painting"?

a) Raja Ravi Varma

b) Abanindranath Tagore

c) Jamini Roy

d) Nandalal Bose

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Answer: a) Raja Ravi Varma

5. In which Indian city is the annual Rath Yatra dedicated to Lord Jagannath held?

a) Varanasi

b) Kolkata

c) Puri

d) Jaipur

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Answer: c) Puri

6. What is the traditional Indian medical system that emphasizes balance in the body's energy?

a) Naturopathy

b) Siddha

c) Homeopathy

d) Ayurveda

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Answer: d) Ayurveda

7. What is the traditional dress of women in Rajasthan?

a) Sari

b) Lehenga Choli

c) Ghagra

d) Salwar Kameez

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Answer: b) Lehenga Choli

8. Which iconic monument was built by Emperor Shah Jahan as a tribute to his beloved wife?

a) Qutub Minar

b) Red Fort

c) India Gate

d) Taj Mahal

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Answer: d) Taj Mahal
World History Gk Questions

World History Gk Questions

Gk Questions on World History for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, IBPS PO and all other competitive examinations.

World History Gk Questions

1. Who was the first emperor of the Roman Empire?

a) Julius Caesar

b) Augustus

c) Nero

d) Constantine

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Answer: b) Augustus

2. Which event started the French Revolution?

a) Storming of the Bastille

b) Battle of Waterloo

c) Reign of Terror

d) The Glorious Revolution

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Answer: a) Storming of the Bastille

3. Which historical trade route connects Europe and Asia?

a) Trans-Siberian Railway

b) Silk Road

c) Spice Route

d) The Great Wall

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Answer: b) Silk Road

4. In which year did the great fire occur in London?

a) 1605

b) 1666

c) 1750

d) 1802

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Answer: b) 1666

5. As a result of which treaty did the First World War end in 1919?

a) Treaty of Versailles

b) Treaty of Tordesillas

c) Treaty of Ghent

d) Treaty of Nanking

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Answer: a) Treaty of Versailles

6. When did the Mexican Revolution start?

a) 1808

b) 1848

c) 1910

d) 1921

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Answer: c) 1910

7. By which project was the atomic bomb developed during World War II?

a) Apollo Project

b) Manhattan Project

c) Mercury Project

d) Orion Project

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Answer: b) Manhattan Project

8. Which mission landed the first man on the Moon in 1969?

a) Apollo 11

b) Apollo 13

c) Apollo 14

d) Apollo 10

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Answer: a) Apollo 11

9. Who painted the famous painting Monalisa?

a) Leonardo da Vinci

b) Vincent van Gogh

c) Pablo Picasso

d) Michelangelo

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Answer: a) Leonardo da Vinci

10. Who is credited with the discovery of America in 1492?

a) Ferdinand Magellan

b) Vasco da Gama

c) Marco Polo

d) Christopher Columbus

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Answer: d) Christopher Columbus
Modern Indian History Gk Questions

Modern Indian History Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Modern History for UPSCC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, IBPS PO, and all other competitive examinations.

Modern Indian History Gk Questions

1. Who was the first President of independent India?

a) Jawaharlal Nehru

b) Sardar Patel

c) Rajendra Prasad

d) Bhagat Singh

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Answer: c) Rajendra Prasad

2. Which famous Indian freedom fighter is also known as "Netaji"?

a) Mahatma Gandhi

b) Jawaharlal Nehru

c) Sardar Patel

d) Subhas Chandra Bose

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Answer: d) Subhas Chandra Bose

3. Which British Viceroy announced the partition of Bengal in 1905?

a) Lord Curzon

b) Lord Mountbatten

c) Lord Dalhousie

d) Lord Irwin

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Answer: a) Lord Curzon

4. Who was the author of "Hind Swaraj"?

a) Jawaharlal Nehru

b) Sardar Patel

c) Subhas Chandra Bose

d) Mahatma Gandhi

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Answer: d) Mahatma Gandhi

5. Which was the first Indian state to be formed on a linguistic basis?

a) Andhra Pradesh

b) Kerala

c) Karnataka

d) Tamil Nadu

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Answer: a) Andhra Pradesh

6. Who is known as the "Grand Old Man of India"?

a) Dadabhai Naoroji

b) Sardar Patel

c) Gopal Krishna Gokhale

d) Lala Lajpat Rai

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Answer: a) Dadabhai Naoroji

7. The famous slogan “Do or Die” is associated with which Indian leader?

a) Bhagat Singh

b) Jawaharlal Nehru

c) Subhas Chandra Bose

d) Mahatma Gandhi

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Answer: d) Mahatma Gandhi

8. Who is known as the "Architect of the Indian Constitution"?

a) Sardar Patel

b) Jawaharlal Nehru

c) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

d) Rajendra Prasad

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Answer: c) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

9. Who was the Governor-General during the Second Anglo-Mysore War?

a) Lord Cornwallis

b) Lord Curzon

c) Warren Hastings

d) Lord Hastings

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Answer: c) Warren Hastings

10. Where was 'All India Kisan Sabha' organized for the first time?

a) Lucknow

b) Nagpur

c) Allahabad

d) Kolkata

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Answer: a) Lucknow

Sunday 24 September 2023

Medieval History Gk Questions

Medieval History Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Medieval History for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, IBPS PO and all other competitive examinations.

Medieval History Gk Questions

1. Who was the founder of the Vijayanagara Empire?

a) Krishnadevaraya

b) Harihara I

c) Raja Raja Chola

d) Rajendra Chola

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Answer: b) Harihara I

2. Who was the author of Akbarnama?

a) Tulsidas

b) Mirza Ghalib

c) Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak

d) Firdausi

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Answer: c) Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak

3. Which medieval Indian ruler started the Mansabdari system?

a) Akbar

b) Sher Shah Suri

c) Babur

d) Jahangir

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Answer: a) Akbar

4. The Mughal emperor who built the Taj Mahal was?

a) Babur

b) Aurangzeb

c) Shah Jahan

d) Akbar

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Answer: c) Shah Jahan

5. Who was the founder of the Bahmani Sultanate in the Deccan?

a) Krishnadevaraya

b) Alauddin Bahman Shah

c) Shivaji

d) Rana Pratap

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Answer: b) Alauddin Bahman Shah

6. Who was the founder of Sikhism?

a) Guru Nanak

b) Guru Gobind Singh

c) Guru Tegh Bahadur

d) Guru Arjan Dev

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Answer: a) Guru Nanak

7. Which ruler was known as 'Sher-e-Punjab' or 'Lion of Punjab'?

a) Rana Pratap

b) Babur

c) Ranjit Singh

d) Akbar

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Answer: c) Ranjit Singh

8. Which famous saint-scholar was associated with the Bhakti movement in the medieval period?

a) Ramanuja

b) Basava

c) Tulsidas

d) Kabir

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Answer: d) Kabir

9. Who was the founder of the Delhi Sultanate?

a) Raja Raja Chola

b) Muhammad Ghazi

c) Alauddin Khilji

d) Qutb-ud-din Aibak

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Answer: d) Qutb-ud-din Aibak

10. Which ruler established the Chola dynasty in South India?

a) Harsha

b) Ashoka

c) Vijayalaya

d) Samudragupta

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Answer: c) Vijayalaya
General Awareness Questions And Answers

General Awareness Questions And Answers

Questions and Answers on General Awareness for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, IBPS, and all other competitive examinations.

General Awareness Questions And Answers

  1. Which is the largest planet in our solar system?

a) Earth
b) Venus
c) Jupiter
d) Mars

Correct Answer: c) Jupiter


  1. How many bones are there in the human body?

a) 206
b) 300
c) 150
d) 100

Correct Answer: a) 206


  1. Which classical dance form originated in the state of Kerala?

a) Bharatanatyam
b) Odissi
c) Kathak
d) Kathakali

Correct Answer: d) Kathakali


  1. Who wrote the Indian national anthem “Jana Gana Mana?”

a) Rabindranath Tagore
b) Jawaharlal Nehru
c) Mahatma Gandhi
d) Subhas Chandra Bose

Correct Answer: a) Rabindranath Tagore


  1. Which is the highest mountain peak in India?

a) Mount K2
b) Mount Everest
c) Mount Kanchenjunga
d) Mount Kilimanjaro

Correct Answer: c) Mount Kanchenjunga


  1. Which hill station is known as the “Queen of Hill Stations”?

a) Shimla
b) Darjeeling
c) Ooty
d) Munnar

Correct Answer: b) Ooty


  1. Which Indian state is famous for its puppet puppets?

a) Rajasthan
b) Kerala
c) Tamil Nadu
d) Karnataka

Correct Answer: a) Rajasthan


  1. What is the name of the upper house of the Indian Parliament?

a) Rajya Sabha
b) Lok Sabha
c) Vidhan Sabha
d) Samvidhan Sabha

Correct Answer: a) Rajya Sabha


  1. What is the stock exchange located in Mumbai called?

a) NASDAQ
b) BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange)
c) NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)
d) LSE (London Stock Exchange)

Correct Answer: b) BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange)


  1. In which year was the first successful nuclear test conducted in India?

a) 1952
b) 1971
c) 1988
d) 1974

Correct Answer: d) 1974

Technology Gk Questions

Technology Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Technology for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

Technology Gk Questions

1. Who is considered the father of the Indian IT industry?

a) Faqir Chand Kohli

b) Ratan Tata

c) Dhirubhai Ambani

d) Mukesh Ambani

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Answer: a) Faqir Chand Kohli

2. Name the first Indian supercomputer launched in 1991?

a) Param 8000

b) Aryabhata

c) FLOPOMEGA

d) SAGA-220

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Answer: a) Param 8000

3. Which Indian company developed the Aarogya Setu app?

a) Infosys

b) Wipro

c) TCS

d) NIC

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Answer: d) NIC

4. Who is the current Minister of Electronics and Information Technology in India?

a) Narendra Modi

b) Rajnath Singh

c) Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw

d) Amit Shah

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Answer: c) Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw

5. Which Indian state is known for its IT hub, Technopark?

a) Karnataka

b) Telangana

c) Kerala

d) Tamil Nadu

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Answer: c) Kerala

6. What does IIT stand for?

a) Indian Institute of Technology

b) Institute of Indian Technology

c) Indian Information Technology

d) Institute of Information Technology

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Answer: a) Indian Institute of Technology

7. What does the abbreviation "HTTP" mean in the context of the Internet?

a) Hypertext Transfer Protocol

b) Hyperlink Text Technology Protocol

c) High-Tech Transfer Process

d) Hyper Transfer Text Protocol

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Answer: a) Hypertext Transfer Protocol

8. Who invented the World Wide Web?

a) Tim Cook

b) Tim Berners-Lee

c) Bill Gates

d) Mark Zuckerberg

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Answer: b) Tim Berners-Lee

9. What is the name of the first video game ever created?

a) Tennis for Two

b) Super Mario Bros.

c) Tetris

d) Space Invaders

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Answer: a) Tennis for Two

10. What does "ISP" mean in the context of Internet services?

a) Internet Service Provider

b) Internet Speed Protocol

c) Information Sharing Platform

d) Internet Security Protocol

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Answer: a) Internet Service Provider

Saturday 23 September 2023

World Geography Gk Questions

World Geography Gk Questions

Gk Questions on World Geography for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

World Geography Gk Questions

1. Which is the largest country in terms of area in South America?

a) Argentina

b) Brazil

c) Colombia

d) Chile

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Correct Answer: b) Brazil

2. Which African country is called the Pearl of Africa?

a) Kenya

b) Nigeria

c) Uganda

d) South Africa

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Correct Answer: c) Uganda

3. Which river is often called the "Mother of Rivers"?

a) Mekong

b) Amazon

c) Yangtze

d) Mississippi

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Correct Answer: a) Mekong

4. What is the capital of Japan?

a) Beijing

b) Seoul

c) Tokyo

d) Bangkok

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Correct Answer: c) Tokyo

5. What is the name of the largest island of South East Asia?

a) Java

b) Borneo

c) Sumatra

d) Philippines

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Correct Answer: b) Borneo

6. Which desert is called the "world's driest desert"?

a) Sahara Desert

b) Gobi Desert

c) Atacama Desert

d) Kalahari Desert

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Correct Answer: c) Atacama Desert

7. Which river is the longest in China?

a) Yellow River

b) Yangtze River

c) Mekong River

d) Indus River

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Correct Answer: b) Yangtze River

8. What is the name of the world's largest tropical rainforest?

a) Amazon Rainforest

b) Congo Rainforest

c) Borneo Rainforest

d) Madagascar Rainforest

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Correct Answer: a) Amazon Rainforest

9. What is the capital of South Korea?

a) Seoul

b) Busan

c) Pyongyang

d) Tokyo

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Correct Answer: a) Seoul

10. Which ocean is the most remote and least explored?

a) Atlantic Ocean

b) Indian Ocean

c) Pacific Ocean

d) Southern Ocean

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Correct Answer: d) Southern Ocean

11. Which is the highest mountain in Antarctica?

a) Mount Kilimanjaro

b) Mount Elbrus

c) Mount Everest

d) Vinson Massif

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Correct Answer: d) Vinson Massif

12. Who first stated that the cause of lunar eclipse was the Earth's shadow falling on the Moon?

a) Galileo Galilei

b) Isaac Newton

c) Aryabhata

d) Johannes Kepler

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Correct Answer: c) Aryabhata

13. Who first made the world map scale?

a) Ptolemy

b) Anaximander

c) Ferdinand Magellan

d) Christopher Columbus

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Correct Answer: b) Anaximander

14. Who made the most accurate measurement of the Earth's circumference?

a) Ferdinand Magellan

b) Christopher Columbus

c) Eratosthenes

d) James Cook

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Correct Answer: c) Eratosthenes

15. Who is called the father of human geography?

a) Alexander von Humboldt

b) Carl Ritter

c) Ibn Battuta

d) Marco Polo

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Correct Answer: b) Carl Ritter

Friday 22 September 2023

Ancient History Gk Questions

Ancient History Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Ancient History for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

Ancient History Gk Question

1. Which river is related to the ancient Indus Valley Civilization?

A) Ganges

B) Yamuna

C) Indus

D) Brahmaputra

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Correct Answer: C) Indus

2. Which ancient Indian ruler is known for spreading Buddhism throughout Asia?

A) Ashoka

B) Chandragupta Maurya

C) Harsha

D) Kanishka

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Correct Answer: A) Ashoka

3. Who is considered the founder of Jainism?

A) Mahavira

B) Gautama Buddha

C) Ashoka

D) Harsha

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Correct Answer: A) Mahavira

4. Which ancient Indian dynasty built the famous Sun Temple at Konark?

A) Gupta

B) Eastern Ganga

C) Pallava

D) Hoysala

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Correct Answer: B) Eastern Ganga

5. Who is considered the author of the ancient Indian epic Ramayana?

A) Vyasa

B) Valmiki

C) Tulsidas

D) Kalidasa

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Correct Answer: B) Valmiki

6. Who was the founder of the Chola dynasty?

A) Vijayalaya

B) Ashoka

C) Harsha

D) Chandragupta Maurya

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Correct Answer: A) Vijayalaya

7. What is the ancient Indian practice of using breath control and meditation for spiritual development called?

A) Yoga

B) Tantra

C) Ayurveda

D) Vedanta

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Correct Answer: A) Yoga

8. What is the number of hymns in Rigveda?

A) 512

B) 1,028

C) 1,856

D) 10,582

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Correct Answer: B) 1,028

9. Who were the Tushaari people called?

A) Mauryas

B) Kushans

C) Scythians

D) Parthians

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Correct Answer: B) Kushans

10. Who founded the Kushan dynasty?

A) Chandragupta Maurya

B) Ashoka

C) Kujula Kadphises

D) Harsha

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Correct Answer: C) Kujula Kadphises

11. Who is considered the founder of Sikhism?

A) Guru Nanak

B) Guru Gobind Singh

C) Guru Tegh Bahadur

D) Guru Arjan Dev

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Correct Answer: A) Guru Nanak

12. Who is known as the father of Indian surgery?

A) Charaka

B) Sushruta

C) Aryabhata

D) Panini

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Correct Answer: B) Sushruta

13. What was the main occupation of the people in the Indus Valley Civilization?

A) Agriculture

B) Trade and Commerce

C) Fishing

D) Weaving

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Correct Answer: A) Agriculture

14. In which century did the famous war of Kalinga take place?

A) 5th Century BCE

B) 3rd Century BCE

C) 1st Century CE

D) 7th Century CE

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Correct Answer: B) 3rd Century BCE
Indian Polity Gk Questions

Indian Polity Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Polity for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

Indian Polity Gk Questions

1. In which year were the first general elections held under the Indian Constitution?

A) 1942

B) 1947

C) 1950

D) 1952

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Answer: D) 1952

2. When did the British Parliament pass the Indian Independence Act?

A) 1942

B) 1947

C) 1950

D) 1952

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Answer: B) 1947

3. Who were given residuary powers in the Union established by the Act of 1935?

A) Provincial Governments

B) Central Government

C) Princely States

D) British Parliament

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Answer: C) Princely States

4. Who was the first Finance Minister of independent India?

A) Jawaharlal Nehru

B) Sardar Patel

C) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

D) R.K. Shanmukham Chetty

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Answer: D) R.K. Shanmukham Chetty

5. In which article of the Constitution is there a provision for the appointment and dismissal of the Council of Ministers?

A) Article 74

B) Article 75

C) Article 76

D) Article 77

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Answer: B) Article 75

6. Who was the first Law Minister of independent India?

A) Jawaharlal Nehru

B) Sardar Patel

C) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

D) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

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Answer: C) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

7. Who administers the oath of secrecy to the members of the Council of Ministers?

A) President of India

B) Prime Minister of India

C) Chief Justice of India

D) Speaker of Lok Sabha

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Answer: A) President of India

8. Who is called the guardian of the Indian Constitution?

A) Prime Minister of India

B) President of India

C) Chief Justice of India

D) Speaker of Lok Sabha

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Answer: C) Chief Justice of India

9. Which article of the Indian Constitution deals with the right to equality?

A) Article 14

B) Article 19

C) Article 21

D) Article 24

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Answer: A) Article 14

10. Who is the presiding officer of Rajya Sabha?

A) President of India

B) Prime Minister of India

C) Vice President of India

D) Speaker of Lok Sabha

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Answer: C) Vice President of India

11. What is the tenure of a member of Rajya Sabha?

A) 3 years

B) 4 years

C) 5 years

D) 6 years

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Answer: D) 6 years

12. How many members are there in Lok Sabha?

A) 240

B) 545

C) 552

D) 565

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Answer: B) 545

13. What is the name of the lower house of the Indian Parliament?

A) Rajya Sabha

B) Lok Sabha

C) Vidhan Sabha

D) Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha

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Answer: B) Lok Sabha

14. Which state of India has the highest number of Lok Sabha seats?

A) Uttar Pradesh

B) Maharashtra

C) Bihar

D) West Bengal

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Answer: A) Uttar Pradesh

15. Which article of the Indian Constitution deals with the formation of new states and Union Territories?

A) Article 2

B) Article 3

C) Article 4

D) Article 5

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Answer: B) Article 3
Indian Economy Gk Questions

Indian Economy Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Economy for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

Indian Economy Gk Questions

  1. Who is called the pioneer of liberalization of the Indian economy?
    A) Manmohan Singh
    B) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
    C) P.V. Narasimha Rao
    D) Indira Gandhi

Answer: A) Manmohan Singh

  1. Who is the current Finance Minister of India?
    A) Narendra Modi
    B) Rajnath Singh
    C) Amit Shah
    D) Nirmala Sitharaman

Answer: D) Nirmala Sitharaman

  1. When was the first five-year plan started in India?
    A) 1942
    B) 1947
    C) 1951
    D) 1965

Answer: C) 1951

  1. When was the Reserve Bank of India established?
    A) 1935
    B) 1947
    C) 1950
    D) 1969

Answer: A) 1935

  1. Which Indian state is the largest producer of coal?
    A) Jharkhand
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Chhattisgarh
    D) Odisha

Answer: C) Chhattisgarh

  1. What is the name of the initiative launched by the Indian government to promote digital payments?
    A) Digital India
    B) Make in India
    C) Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
    D) Jan Dhan Yojana

Answer: A) Digital India

7.What is the official currency of India?
A) Indian Rupee (INR)
B) Indian Dollar (IND)
C) Indian Peso (INP)
D) Indian Euro (INE)

Answer: A) Indian Rupee (INR)

  1. Who is responsible for printing currency notes in India?
    A) Ministry of Finance
    B) Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
    C) State Bank of India (SBI)
    D) Indian Minting Corporation (IMC)

Answer: B) Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

  1. What is the full form of MGNREGA?
    A) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
    B) Minimum Guarantee National Rural Employment Growth Act
    C) Maximum Guarantee National Rural Economic Growth Act
    D) Minimum Guarantee National Rural Employment Guarantee Act

Answer: A) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act

  1. Who was the first Indian economist to win the Nobel Prize in Economics?
    A) Raghuram Rajan
    B) Amartya Sen
    C) Manmohan Singh
    D) C. Rangarajan

Answer: B) Amartya Sen

  1. Which Indian city is known as the “Silicon Valley of India?”
    A) Hyderabad
    B) Mumbai
    C) Pune
    D) Bengaluru

Answer: D) Bengaluru

  1. Which is the largest public sector bank in India?
    A) Punjab National Bank (PNB)
    B) State Bank of India (SBI)
    C) ICICI Bank
    D) HDFC Bank

Answer: B) State Bank of India (SBI)

  1. What is the name of India’s national income measurement organization?
    A) Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
    B) Ministry of Finance
    C) Central Statistics Office (CSO)
    D) NITI Aayog

Answer: C) Central Statistics Office (CSO)

  1. What is the full form of NITI Aayog?
    A) National Institution for Transforming India
    B) National Investment in Technology and Innovation Aayog
    C) National Initiative for Trade and Industry Aayog
    D) National Infrastructure and Technology Integration Aayog

Answer: A) National Institution for Transforming India

  1. Which organization is responsible for regulating the securities market in India?
    A) Ministry of Finance
    B) Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
    C) Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
    D) National Stock Exchange (NSE)

Answer: B) Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)

Thursday 21 September 2023

Mathematics Gk Questions

Mathematics Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Mathematics for UPSC, SSC, UPPSC, RPSC and all other competitive examinations.

Mathematics Gk Questions

1. Who is known as the "Father of Mathematics"?

A) Isaac Newton

B) Pythagoras

C) Euclid

D) Archimedes

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2. What is the formula for the circumference of a circle?

A) πr^2

B) 2πr

C) πd

D) π/2r

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Correct Answer: B) 2πr

3. What is the smallest prime number?

A) 0

B) 1

C) 2

D) 3

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Correct Answer: C) 2

4. What is the sum of the interior angles of an octagon?

A) 720 degrees

B) 900 degrees

C) 1080 degrees

D) 1440 degrees

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Correct Answer: C) 1080 degrees

5. Who made the discovery of irrational numbers?

A) Euclid

B) Archimedes

C) Pythagoras

D) Newton

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Correct Answer: C) Pythagoras

6. What is the numerical value of the square root of 64?

A) 4

B) 6

C) 7

D) 8

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Correct Answer: D) 8

7. Who is known for the famous "Fermat's Last Theorem"?

A) Isaac Newton

B) Pierre de Fermat

C) Leonhard Euler

D) Galileo Galilei

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Correct Answer: B) Pierre de Fermat

8. Who is known as the "Father of Geometry"?

A) Aristotle

B) Archimedes

C) Euclid

D) Pythagoras

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Correct Answer: C) Euclid

9. What is the name for a straight line that touches a curve at a single point without crossing it?

A) Radius

B) Chord

C) Secant

D) Tangent

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10. What is the formula for the area of a rectangle?

A) Length × Width

B) πr^2

C) 2πr

D) πd

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Important Days & Years Gk Questions

Important Days & Years Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Important Days & Years for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, PCS and all other competitive examinations.

Important Days & Years Gk Questions

1. In which year did the Second World War end?

A) 1943

B) 1944

C) 1945

D) 1946

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Correct Answer: C) 1945

2. In which year did Mahatma Gandhi lead the Dandi March?

A) 1929

B) 1930

C) 1931

D) 1932

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Correct Answer: B) 1930

3. In which year did the Titanic sink?

A) 1909

B) 1912

C) 1915

D) 1918

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Correct Answer: B) 1912

4. When was the United Nations established?

A) 1939

B) 1942

C) 1945

D) 1950

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Correct Answer: C) 1945

5. When was the first successful human heart transplant performed?

A) 1954

B) 1967

C) 1971

D) 1982

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Correct Answer: B) 1967

6. When did the European Union come into existence?

A) 1957

B) 1975

C) 1992

D) 2000

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Correct Answer: C) 1992

7. In which year was the Indian Constitution adopted?

A) 1947

B) 1948

C) 1949

D) 1950

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Correct Answer: D) 1950

8. In which year was the Quit India Movement started?

A) 1939

B) 1940

C) 1941

D) 1942

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Correct Answer: D) 1942

9. In which year did India conduct its first nuclear test?

A) 1972

B) 1974

C) 1976

D) 1978

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Correct Answer: B) 1974

10. When did the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack take place?

A) 2006

B) 2007

C) 2008

D) 2009

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Correct Answer: C) 2008

11. When is India's Independence Day celebrated?

A) August 15th

B) July 4th

C) June 5th

D) September 2nd

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Correct Answer: A) August 15th

12. On which day is Teacher's Day celebrated in India?

A) September 5th

B) October 2nd

C) November 14th

D) December 25th

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Correct Answer: A) September 5th

13. When did the Government of India start the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan?

A) 2009

B) 2010

C) 2012

D) 2014

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14. When did the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launch its first satellite Aryabhata?

A) 1972

B) 1975

C) 1978

D) 1980

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Correct Answer: B) 1975

15. In which year did the demolition of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya take place?

A) 1989

B) 1990

C) 1991

D) 1992

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Monday 18 September 2023

Physics Gk Questions

Physics Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Physics for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, SSC and other competitive examinations.

Physics Gk Questions

1. Who discovered the rules of electromagnetic induction?

a) Michael Faraday

b) Isaac Newton

c) Albert Einstein

d) James Clerk Maxwell

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Answer: a) Michael Faraday

2. What is the rule that states that for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction?

a) Newton’s First Law

b) Newton’s Second Law

c) Newton’s Third Law

d) Ohm’s Law

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Answer: c) Newton’s Third Law

3. What is the SI unit of electric current?

a) Ohm (Ω)

b) Volt (V)

c) Ampere (A)

d) Watt (W)

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Answer: c) Ampere (A)

4. What is the process by which an electric current flows in only one direction through a conductor?

a) Electromagnetic induction

b) Alternating current

c) Direct current

d) Total internal reflection

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Answer: c) Direct current

5. What is the study of the behavior of matter and energy at the atomic and subatomic scale?

a) Thermodynamics

b) Astrophysics

c) Quantum mechanics

d) Fluid dynamics

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Answer: c) Quantum mechanics

6. Who is known for the famous equation E=mc^2?

a) Michael Faraday

b) Isaac Newton

c) Albert Einstein

d) James Clerk Maxwell

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Answer: c) Albert Einstein

7. Who discovered X-rays?

a) Marie Curie

b) Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

c) Niels Bohr

d) Max Planck

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Answer: b) Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

8. What is the process by which a substance changes from a gas into a liquid?

a) Condensation

b) Evaporation

c) Sublimation

d) Vaporization

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Answer: a) Condensation

9. What is the unit of measurement for electrical resistance?

a) Ohm (Ω)

b) Volt (V)

c) Ampere (A)

d) Joule (J)

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Answer: a) Ohm (Ω)

10. What is the study of heat and its relationship to energy and work?

a) Thermodynamics

b) Cryogenics

c) Fluid dynamics

d) Quantum mechanics

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Answer: a) Thermodynamics

Sunday 17 September 2023

Indian Geography Gk Questions

Indian Geography Gk Questions

Gk Questions on Indian Geography for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC, NDA, NABARD and all other competitive examinations.

1. What is the total length of India’s land border?

a) 15,200 kilometers

b) 7,516 kilometers

c) 9,731 kilometers

d) 12,349 kilometers

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Show Answer: a) 15,200 kilometers

2. Which is the longest river of South India?

a) Yamuna

b) Godavari

c) Ganges

d) Brahmaputra

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Show Answer: b) Godavari

3. What is the southernmost point of India?

a) Kanyakumari

b) Rameswaram

c) Goa

d) Lakshadweep

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Show Answer: a) Kanyakumari

4. Which state is known as “Land of Five Rivers”?

a) Punjab

b) Haryana

c) Rajasthan

d) Himachal Pradesh

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Show Answer: a) Punjab

5. Which is the highest mountain peak in India?

a) Mount Everest

b) K2

c) Kangchenjunga

d) Nanda Devi

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6. Which mountain range separates India from the Tibetan Plateau?

a) Western Ghats

b) Eastern Ghats

c) Himalayas

d) Aravalli Range

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7. What is the name of the largest plateau of India?

a) Deccan Plateau

b) Tibetan Plateau

c) Pamir Plateau

d) Chota Nagpur Plateau

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8. Which is the largest river island of India?

a) Majuli

b) Andaman Island

c) Sriharikota

d) Rameswaram

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9. Which state is known as “The land of red rivers and blue hills”?

a) Manipur

b) Assam

c) Arunachal Pradesh

d) Nagaland

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10. What is the highest motorable pass in India?

a) Rohtang Pass

b) Zoji La Pass

c) Khardung La Pass

d) Nathu La Pass

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Tuesday 12 September 2023

General Sports Gk Questions

General Sports Gk Questions

Gk Questions on General Sports for UPSC, SSC, RPSC, UPPSC and all other competitive examinations.

1. Who is called “God of Cricket” in India?

a) Sachin Tendulkar

b) Rahul Dravid

c) Virat Kohli

d) MS Dhoni

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Answer: a) Sachin Tendulkar

2. Which Indian athlete is also known as “Flying Sikh”?

a) Milkha Singh

b) PT Usha

c) Dhyan Chand

d) Mary Kom

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Answer: a) Milkha Singh

3. What is the name of the international governing body for football?

a) FIFA

b) UEFA

c) CONMEBOL

d) AFC

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Answer: a) FIFA

4. Where is the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee located?

a) Geneva, Switzerland

b) Lausanne, Switzerland

c) Paris, France

d) New York, USA

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Answer: b) Lausanne, Switzerland

5. In which country were the first Asian Games held?

a) India

b) China

c) Japan

d) Thailand

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Answer: a) India

6. In which year did India win its first Olympic gold in hockey?

a) 1948

b) 1952

c) 1964

d) 1980

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Answer: a) 1948

7. Who won the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2003?

a) USA

b) Brazil

c) Germany

d) Sweden

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Answer: c) Germany

8. Who is considered the greatest basketball player of all time?

a) LeBron James

b) Kobe Bryant

c) Michael Jordan

d) Magic Johnson

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Answer: c) Michael Jordan

9. Who is the first Indian to win an individual gold medal in an individual event at the Olympics?

a) PV Sindhu

b) Sakshi Malik

c) Abhinav Bindra

d) Gagan Narang

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Answer: c) Abhinav Bindra

10. In which year did India win its first Cricket World Cup?

a) 1975

b) 1983

c) 1987

d) 1992

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Answer: b) 1983