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General Awareness Questions For DSSSB,KVS Exam :27th September 2018

General Awareness Questions For DSSSB,KVS Exam :27th September 2018_30.1
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Q1. The birth place of an iconic personality, Amrita Sher–Gil, is 
(a) Hungary
(b) India
(c) Austria
(d) Poland

Q2. “Madhubani’, a style of folk paintings is popular in which of the following states in India?
(a) Bihar
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) West Bengal

Q3. The Lalita Kala Akademi is devoted to the promotion of:
(a) Fine Arts
(b) Literature
(c) Music
(d) Dance and Drama

Q4. In which of the following styles of dance the story/theme is always taken from Mahabharata and Ramayana?
(a) Odissi
(b) Bharatnatyam
(c) Kuchipudi
(d) Mohiniattam

Q5. Which among the following is the popular dance form of Maharashtra’s musical theatre?
(a) Lavini
(b) Nautanki
(c) Tamasha
(d) Gatha

Q6. In which of the following we find difference in the sounds made by sitar and veena?
(a) pitch
(b) quality
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of these

Q7. What is “Vishva Mohini”?
(a) Name for India’s Beauty Queen
(b) The title given to Lata Mangeshkar for her contribution to music
(c) An Indian ship
(d) A famous book on Indian dances

Q8. Who amongst the following is renowned in Hindustani classical music (vocal)?
(a) Shovana Narayan
(b) M. S. Subbalakshmi
(c) Pt. Jasraj
(d) M. S. Gopalakrishnan

Q9. Who among the following is not known for popularizing ‘Thumri’ form of Indian music?
(a) Tansen
(b) Amir Khusaro
(c) Nawab Vajid Ali Shah
(d) Siddheshwari Devi

Q10. Which of the following is not a stringed instrument?
(a) Guitar
(b) Sitar
(c) Trumpet
(d) Violin

Solutions

S1. Ans.(a)

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S2. Ans.(a)

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S3. Ans.(a)

Sol.

S4. Ans.(b)

Sol.

S5. Ans.(a)

Sol.

S6. Ans.(b)

Sol.

S7. Ans.(b)

Sol.

S8. Ans.(b)

Sol.

S9. Ans.(b)

Sol.

S10. Ans.(c)

Sol.