The overall understanding about India , its arts, culture, political scenario, scientific achievements, itsÂ historyÂ is a very important subject for any one who wishes to either sit forÂ service examsÂ or for higher study programs. A firm grasp on basic understanding goes a long way in boosting the personality, since not just does it help you in examinations and job interview and meetings, it helps you Â in daily talk with any one on assorted subjects.
Given below are the quick collection of 10 several general understanding question pertaining to India.
General Knowledge 18Congratulations - you have completed General Knowledge 18 .You scored %%SCORE%% out of %%TOTAL%%.Your performance has been rated as %%RATING%%Your answers are highlighted below.
Question 1Maximum spoken language in the world is:
Hindi English Mandarin Spanish
Question 2. Consider the following statements: In the case of hijacking of a plane, the hijackers can be prosecuted in the:
- Country to which the plane belongs
- Country from where it has been hijacked
- International Court of Justice Which of these statements are correct?
1 and 2 2 and 3 1 and 3 1, and 3
Question 3The Nehru- Liaquat Pact betweenIndiaandPakistanwas signed in 1950 to resolve the issue of
the protection of minorities the accession of Princely States the border disputes the problem of refugees
Question 4The largest automobile manufacturing centre in the world is located at:
Detroit Tokyo Birmingham Berlin
Question 5Consider the following statements with reference to power generation inIndia:
Which of these statements is / are correct ?
- The hydroelectric power generation is around 30% of thermal power generation .
- The overall plant load factor is around 70%.
- The total power generation capacity inIndiais around 1.06 lakh MW.
1 and 2 2 only 3 only 2 and 3
Question 6Which one of the following statements is NOT correct
The Press Council of India is an autonomous quasi-judicial body established under an Act of Parliament The Press Information Bureau provides accredition to media persons so as to have easy access to information from government sources Among all the states of India Maharashtra publishees the largest number of newspapers ) Press Trust of India is the largest news agency in the country .
Question 7Which one of the following statements is correct ?
East Timor was a British colony for four centuries The European colonial ruers handed over East Timor to Indonesia in 1975 The United Nations took over East Timor in 1999 to prepare it for independence East Timor finally declared its independence in Dec. 2001
Question 8Kasturba Gandhi Education Scheme is related to
girl education adult education child labour education tribal women (above 18years )
Question 9Indian Railways make use of :
broad gauge e metre gauge narrow gauge all of these
Question 10Indian Railways earn the maximum revenue from:
passenger fare freight traffic tax passenger taxOnce you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect.There are 10 questions to complete.