General Awareness Questions and Answers


General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

Why are the outermost electrons lost easily down the group?

A)

The outermost electrons are farther away from the nucleus  

B)

 The innermost electrons are farther away from the nucleus 

C)

The elements are inert  

D)

The outermost electrons are closest to the nucleus  

General Awareness » Art and Culture

QUESTION

Which of the following dances is anchored in the Vaishnava faith of the Meiteis?

A)

Sattriya

B)

Kuchipudi

C)

Manipuri

D)

Chhau

General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

Which technology uses a combination of a large magnet and radio waves to view organs and structures inside our body?

A)

Magnetic resonance imaging

B)

Positron emission tomography

C)

Computed tomography

D)

Fluoroscopy

General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

What is the other name of trap shooting?

A)

Pigeon shooting  

B)

Clay-pigeon shooting 

C)

 Crawl shooting 

D)

 Wood-pigeon shooting 

General Awareness » Economy

QUESTION

Identify the FALSE statement in the context of money supply.

A)

The money held by the government is not included in the measure of money supply.

B)

Commercial banks use primary deposits to create credit.

C)

Total stock of money alone in an economy determines the overall liquidity in the economy.

D)

Credit money refers to money whose money value is more than commodity value.

General Awareness » Art and Culture

QUESTION

In India, the tradition of singing ghazal was established by ___________.

A)

 Hazrat Nizamuddin

B)

 Hazrat Ali

C)

Hazrat Amir Khusrau 

D)

Hazrat Shahenshahwali 

General Awareness » Awards and Honors

QUESTION

A R Rahman received the Academy Award in 2009 for which of the following movies?

A)

Roja

B)

Lagaan

C)

Bombay Dreams

D)

Slumdog Millionaire

General Awareness » Awards and Honors

QUESTION

Pandit Bhimsen Joshi received the National Film Award for best male playback singer for his rendition in which of the following Hindi movies of 1985?

A)

Ankahee

B)

Basant Bahar

C)

Tansen

D)

Sandhya Raga

General Awareness » Books and Authors

QUESTION

‘What I Talk About When I Talk About Running’ is a book written by ________.

A)

Yukio Mishima

B)

Haruki Murakami

C)

Hiroaki Sato

D)

Suematsu Kenchō

General Awareness » General Policy

QUESTION

To whom can the Judge of the Supreme Court address his/her resignation letter?

A)

The Chief Justice of India  

B)

 The Prime Minister of India 

C)

 The President of India 

D)

 The Law Minister of India 

General Awareness » Geography

QUESTION

Which river rises near Mhow in the Malwa plateau of Madhya Pradesh?

A)

Betwa

B)

Varuna

C)

Chambal

D)

Mahi

General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

What is the common name of Parthenium hysterophorus?

A)

Lawn grass  

B)

 Carrot grass 

C)

 Horse grass 

D)

 Lemon grass 

General Awareness » General Policy

QUESTION

In August 2021, the Supreme Court in the Pichra Warg Kalyan Mahasabha vs. _______________case reaffirmed that ‘creamy layer’ is based on social forwardness and not economic criteria alone.

A)

State of Rajasthan

B)

State of Madhya Pradesh

C)

State of Gujarat

D)

State of Haryana

General Awareness » Awards and Honors

QUESTION

As of February 2022, the purse money for Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellows is ________.

A)

₹3 lakh

B)

₹4 lakh

C)

₹2 lakh

D)

₹1 lakh

General Awareness » Books and Authors

QUESTION

Whose autobiography is called “Ardhakathanak”?

A)

Bhai Parmanand

B)

Satyanand Agnihotri

C)

Dayanand Saraswati

D)

Banarasi Das Jain

General Awareness » Geography

QUESTION

Which river basin covers an area of 8,60,000 km2 and is spread across 11 Indian states?

A)

Ganga basin

B)

Brahmaputra basin

C)

Mahanadi basin

D)

Indus basin

General Awareness » General Policy

QUESTION

As per statistics published by National total number of crime incidences Records Bureau for 2020, which metropolitan city tops in crime against Scheduled Caste(s)?

A)

 Jaipur 

B)

 Patna 

C)

Lucknow  

D)

 Kanpur 

General Awareness » Books and Authors

QUESTION

In which year did Sonu Sood release his autobiography ‘I Am No Messiah’?

A)

2018

B)

2007

C)

2020

D)

2014

General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

When did Ernest Rutherford publish the results of the gold-foil experiment, which showed that scattering is caused by a rigid, dense core at the centre of the atom - the nucleus?

A)

1921 

B)

1925 

C)

1911 

D)

1905 

General Awareness » Science and Scientific Research

QUESTION

In running events who counts the laps?

A)

 Time keeper 

B)

Lap counter  

C)

 Lap recorder 

D)

Lap scorer