Miscellaneous - General Awareness Questions and Answers


General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Where is the Green Park Stadium located?

A)

 Kanpur 

B)

Hyderabad 

C)

Rajkot

D)

Bengaluru

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

How many passenger trains are there as per 2021 data?

A)

19169

B)

11169

C)

16169

D)

13169

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?

A)

Narendra Modi cricket stadium - Ahmedabad

B)

Arun Jaitley cricket stadium - Bengaluru

C)

Eden Garden - Kolkata

D)

Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Cricket Stadium - Lucknow

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

A Ghatam is a ______.

A)

small handheld drum that resembles a tambourine

B)

large, narrow-mouthed earthenware pot used as a percussion instrument

C)

wind instrument made of wood and metal 

D)

percussion instrument made of leather and jackwood

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Tribes of the Nicobar Islands pay their respects to the departed soul of the head of the family during the ______.

A)

Ossuary Feast

B)

Kalpataru Utsav

C)

Jagaddhatri Puja

D)

Ganjan Festival

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

The number of deaths during the first 28 completed days of life per 1000 live births in a given year or period is defined as ______.

A)

age-specific mortality rate

B)

crude mortality rate

C)

infant mortality rate

D)

neonatal mortality rate

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Who among the following first argued that in the face of high deficits, people save more?

A)

Esther Duflo

B)

Amartya Sen

C)

Adam Smith

D)

David Ricardo

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

As a part of Mission Sagar-IV, Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa arrived at Port Anjouan, Comoros on 14 March 2021 to deliver 1,000 metric tonnes of:

A)

 tea

B)

 rice

C)

 sugar

D)

 wheat

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Which of the following Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) seeks to ‘Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss’?

A)

SDG 7

B)

SDG 17

C)

SDG12

D)

SDG 15

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

The rooftop of Guru Hemkund Sahib is in the shape of an upturned ______.

A)

 sunflower

B)

 rose

C)

 lotus

D)

 marigold

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Who among the following is the Director of The Nehru Centre in London as of April 2021?

A)

 Chetan Bhagat

B)

 Amish Tripathi

C)

 Vikram Seth

D)

 Amitav Ghosh

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

As per a list compiled by the United Nations Population Division, _____ is the world's fastest-growing city with a 44% increase in population between 2015 and 2020.

A)

 Surat

B)

 Malappuram

C)

 Jaipur

D)

 Kozhikode

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

What was the estimated national mortality rate of children under the age of five in the country as per Census of India 2011?

A)

55

B)

13

C)

34

D)

76

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

With reference to the administration of Delhi Sultanate, which of the following was the department of State Correspondence?

A)

 Diwan-i-risalt

B)

 Diwan-i-arz

C)

 Diwan-i-khairat

D)

 Diwan-i-insha

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

According to the 2011 Census of India, which of the following states has a population density of 17 persons per sq km?

A)

Sikkim

B)

Assam

C)

Nagaland

D)

Arunachal Pradesh

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

As per the theory of demographic transition, the post-transitional stage of demographic transition is characterised by ______.

A)

low and nearly equal birth and death rates

B)

falling death rates and high birth rates

C)

high and nearly equal birth and death rates

D)

falling birth rates and high death rates

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Which of the following sages of ancient India wrote the ‘Mimamsa-sutras’?

A)

Panini

B)

Charaka

C)

Jaimini

D)

Badarayana

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

After the death of Shri Guru Gobind Singh, the Sikhs revolted against the ______ under the leadership of Banda Bahadur.

A)

Marathas

B)

British

C)

Gurkhas

D)

Mughals

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

In which Indian state is the ‘Fatorpa Zatra’ celebrated?

A)

Madhya Pradesh

B)

Kerala

C)

Goa

D)

Himachal Pradesh

General Awareness » Miscellaneous

QUESTION

Mountaineers refer to altitudes above about ______ metres as the ‘death zone’.

A)

7,200

B)

5,800

C)

8,000

D)

6,700