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General Awareness Questions For DSSSB,KVS Exam :15 november 2018

General Awareness Questions For DSSSB,KVS Exam :15 november 2018_30.1
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Q1. Who takes the decision regarding the savings and loan activities in a Self Help Group (SHG)?

(a) Private Bank
(b) Reserve Bank of India
(c) Members of Group
(d) Non Government Organizations

Q2. Which amongst the following is not in the list of Maharatna?
(a) Coal India Limited
(b) Steel Authority of India Limited
(c) Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
(d) Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

Q3. In Indian constitution, the method of election of President has been taken from which country?
(a) Britain
(b) USA
(c) Ireland
(d) Australia

Q4. What is the literal meaning of the term “Quo-Warranto”?
(a) We command
(b) To forbid
(c) By what authority (or) warrant
(d) None of these

Q5. Who was given the title of “The Ambassador of Hindu – Muslim Unity” for being the architect and mastermind of the historic Lucknow Pact?
(a) Sir Sayyad Ahmad Khan
(b) Fazl-ul-Haq
(c) Syed Mohammad Sharfuddin Quadri
(d) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Q6. What is the name of the court poet of King Harshavardhana?
(a) Tulsidas
(b) Banabhatta
(c) Surdas
(d) Raskhan

Q7. Marble comes under which category of rocks?
(a) Sedimentary
(b) Igneous
(c) Metamorphic
(d) None of these

Q8. Which of the following is most important for absorption of heat radiated from the Sun as well as from the Earth?
(a) Carbon dioxide
(b) Oxygen
(c) Carbon monoxide
(d) Nitrogen

Q9. Which among the following has segmented body?
(a) Phylum Mollusca
(b) Phylum Arthopoda
(c) Phylum Annelida
(d) Phylum Coelenterata

Q10. Synapse gap is present between which of the following?
(a) Two neurons
(b) Brain and Spinal Cord
(c) Two Kidneys
(d) None of these


1. (c); Group members take the important decisions of SHG.The group owes responsibility for the repayment of loans. Other members of the group follow seriously if in case of non-repayment of loan by one member. The groups decides as regards the loans- to be granted-the purpose, amount, interest to be charged, repayment schedule.

2. (c); Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited is a Navratna Company. It is recently decided by cabinet to elevate its status to Maharatna company.

3. (c); The method of election of President has been taken from Irish Constitution.

4. (c); The word Quo-Warranto literally means “by what warrants?” or “what is your authority”? It is a writ issued with a view to restrain a person from holding a public office to which he is not entitled. The writ requires the concerned person to explain to the Court by what authority he holds the office.

5. (d); Muhammad Ali Jinnah himself was the mastermind and architect of Lucknow pact. Due to the reconciliation brought about by Jinnah between the Congress and the League, the Nightingale of India, Sarojini Naidu, gave him the title of “the Ambassador of Hindu-Muslim Unity”.

6. (b); Banabhatta was a 7th-century Sanskrit prose writer and poet of India. He was the Asthana Kavi in the court of King Harsha Vardhana, who reign c. 606–647 CE in north India first from Sthanvishvara (Thanesar), and later Kannauj. Bana’s principal works include a biography of Harsha, the Harshacharita (Deeds of Harsha), and one of the world’s earliest novels, Kadambari.

7. (c); Marble is a metamorphic rock composed of recrystallized carbonate minerals, most commonly calcite or dolomite. Marble may be foliated.

8. (a); A greenhouse gas is a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiation from the sun as well as from earth in the thermal infrared range. This process is the fundamental cause of the greenhouse effect. Carbon di oxide is one of the most important greenhouse gas.

9. (c); The annelids also known as the ringed worms or segmented worms, are a large phylum. The basic annelid form consists of multiple segments. Each segment has the same sets of organs and, in most polychates, has a pair of parapodia that many species use for locomotion.

10. (a); Synapse, also called neuronal junction, the site of transmission of electric nerve impulses between two nerve cells (neurons) or between a neuron and a gland or muscle cell (effector). A synaptic connection between a neuron and a muscle cell is called a neuromuscular junction.