Quiz 552: GK Questions for Civil Services Examinations

1. Who among the following rulers of Bengal had issued a coin named Zurbe Murshedabad?
[A] Mir Jafar
[B] Mir Qasim
[C] Murshid Quli Khan
[D] Shuja-ud-Din Muhammad Khan

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2. Consider the following statements:

  1. Inter-state Council was established under the provisions of Constitution of India
  2. It is a recommendatory body
  3. The Prime Minister of India is the chairman of the Inter-state Council

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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3. Consider the following:

  1. Oxides of Sulphur
  2. Oxides of Nitrogen
  3. Particulate matter

Which among the above have been included in the National Air Quality Monitoring Programme?

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] All 1, 2 & 3

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4. Consider the following statements:

  1. The regulation and development of inter-state rivers and river valleys was to be entrusted to various River Boards via the River Boards Act 1956.
  2. River Boards were designed to advise the central government on development opportunities, coordinate activities and resolve disputes.
  3. The Government of India has constituted River Boards for most rivers in India

Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

[A] 1 & 2 are correct
[B] 2 & 3 are correct
[C] 1, 2 & 3 are correct
[D] None of them is correct

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5. Consider the following:

  1. Region between the rivers Krishna and Tungabhadra
  2. The Krishna Godavari Delta
  3. Marathawada country

A conflict over which among the above are considered to be the reasons of struggle between Vijayanagar and Bahamani kingdoms?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 2
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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6. Consider the following statements:

  1. The office of the Central Vigilance Commissioner in India has a Constitutional Status
  2. CVC can be removed by the president of India only on recommendation by the Council of Ministers.

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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7. Consider the following:

  1. The prevalence of TB in India is more in households using electricity, liquid petroleum gas, natural gas, or biogas are more , in comparison to the households using straw, shrubs, or grass for cooking.
  2. The gaseous/ liquid fuels allow more exposure to the toxins

Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 & 2 are correct
[D] Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

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8. Consider the following:

  1. Free Legal Aid
  2. Adequate means to livelihood
  3. Free & Compulsory Education to Children under Age 14
  4. Prohibition of slaughter of Cows and Calves

Which among the above were the part of the Original Constitution?

[A] 1, 2 & 4 only
[B] 2, 3 & 4 only
[C] 1 & 2 only
[D] 2 & 4 only

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9. Who among the following determines the qualifications which shall be requisite for appointment as members of the Finance Commission in India?
[A] President of India
[B] Council of Ministers
[C] Parliament by an act
[D] Union Cabinet

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10. Consider the following:

  1. Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers
  2. Consumer Price Index for Agricultural Laborers
  3. Consumer Price Index for Rural Laborers

Which among the above were used in estimation of the poverty in states, in the Lakdawala Formula?

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] All of them

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  • prashant

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  • Gh hussain

    Who is Present attorney general of india?

  • Hasan