Online GK Quiz

25 February (Sunday Quiz)

  1. India’s rank in Global Corruption Perception Index(CPI.

[A] 75

[B] 80

[C] 81

[D] 86

  1. New Swajal Project in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand Was lainched By b

[A]  Uma Bharati

[B] Narendra Modi

[C] Maneka Gandi

[D] Arun Jaitely

3.Which among the following initiatives by NITI Aayog has a direct bearing on competitive federalism?

3.Sustainable Action for Transforming Health

2.Samavesh

3.Champions of Change

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2

[C] 1 and 3

[D] 2 and 3

4.The recent cabinet decision to set up a tribunal to settle the Mahanadi dispute will benefit, mainly, the states of

[A] Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand

[B] Odisha and Chhattisgarh

[C] Jharkhand and Odisha

[D] Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh

5.Which country has recently declared to impose a ‘carbon tax’ from 2019 to cut its greenhouse gas emissions?

[A] India

[B] Singapore

[C] Malaysia

[D] Japan

6.Which city is hosting the National conference on doubling farmers income?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Hyderabad

[C] Kochi

[D] Chennai

7.The Union Government contituted which committe to study Brahmaputra and flood control measures in Assam?

[A] Rajiv Kumar committee

[B] Prithvi Gupta committee

[C] Nishal Jain committee

[D] Kirti Kumar committee

8.When is the World Day of Social Justice observed?

[A] February 19

[B] February 21

[C] February 20

[D] February 18

9.Which city is hosting the World Congress on Information Technology?

[A] Jaipur

[B] Patna

[C] Hyderabad

[D] New Delhi

10.Which online payment service provider has partnered with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) for deployment of PoS terminals?

[A] Paytm

[B] JioMoney

[C] PhonePe

[D] Freecharge

11.The famous headless statue of Kanishka, was found in/near

[A]        Mathura

[B]        Peshawar

[C]        Taxila

[D]        None of the above

12.Which state hosted the 6th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) India Regional Conference?

[A] Chhattisgarh

[B] Bihar

[C] West Bengal

[D] Assam

13.Which Indian-origin personality has been honoured with the Scientific and Engineering Academy Award at the Oscars Scientific and Technical Awards 2018?

[A] Vikas Sathaye

[B] Jignesh Kumar

[C] TS Jain

[D] Vandana Sharma

14.Which state to launch cheap sanitary pad scheme “Asmita Yojana” for rural women?

[A] Punjab

[B] Haryana

[C] Maharashtra

[D] Rajasthan

15.Which oil company to introduce Asia’s first large scale CO2 injection technique at Gandhar field?

[A] Oil and Natural Gas Corporation

[B] Indian Oil Corporation Limited

[C] Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited

[D] Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

16.Which state is hosting the National Banana Festival (NBF) 2018?

[A] Karnataka

[B] Odisha

[C] Andhra Pradesh

[D] Kerala

17.Which city is hosting the India’s biggest international conference on pharmaceutical industry “India Pharma & India Medical Device 2018”?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Pune

[C] Bengaluru

[D] Jaipur

18.The world’s tallest hotel ‘Gevora’ has opened in which city?

[A] Paris

[B] Beijing

[C] Tokyo

[D] Dubai

19.Who has been appointed the new governor of Bank of Japan (BOJ) ?

[A] Hiroshi Nakaso

[B] Haruhiko Kuroda

[C] Masayoshi Amamiya

[D] Kikuo Iwata

20.Which union minister has inaugurated the World Sustainable Development Summit – 2018?

[A] Harsh Vardhan

[B] Jual Oram

[C] Narendra Modi

[D] Anant Geete

23 February Quiz

  1. India’s rank in Global Corruption Perception Index(CPI.

[A] 75

[B] 80

[C] 81

[D] 86

  1. The government of Utter has signed pact with which online company for khadi products sale?

[A] Flipkart

[B] Amazon India

[C] PhonePe

[D] Paytm

  1. Which state government has recently made vaccinations compulsory for school admissions?

[A]Karnataka

[B]Punjab

[C]Uttar Pradesh

[D] Kerala

4.Who will chair the NITI Forum for Northeast, which will be set up by the Union Government?

[A]Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog

[B] Minister of State (I/C)

[C] Ministry of Development of Northeastern Region (DoNER)

[D] All of the above

  1. Paryushana is the most important annual holy events for

[A] Buddhists

[B] Jains

[C] Hindus

[D] Parsis

6.Jain ethical code prescribes five fundamental vows. Which of the following is/are not one of them?

Ahimsa

Satya

Aparigriha

Brahmacharya

Select the correct answer using codes below:

[A] 1 and 2 Only

[B] 3 Only

[C] 4 Only

[D] None of the above 

  1. The Samayasāra and the Pravacanasāra are considered the bible of

[A] Shwetambara

[B] Digambara

[C] Ajivaka

[D] Charvaka

 

22 February Quiz

1.New Swajal Project in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand Was lainched By b

[A]  Uma Bharati

[B] Narendra Modi

[C] Maneka Gandhi

[D] Arun Jaitely

2.Which Empowered Expert Committee (EEC) has been constituted by the University Grants Commission (UGC)?

[A] N Gopalaswami committee

[A] Pritam Singh committee

[B] Jorge Paulo Lemman committee

[D] Tarun Khanna committee

3.Which country has won the 5th Commonwealth bridge championship 2018?

[A] China

[B] Australia

[C] India

[D] Japan

  1. Ganweriwala is spread over 80 hectares and comparable in size with the largest sites of the Indus Valley Civilization, such as Mohenjo-daro. It is located in

[A] India

[B] Afghanistan

[c] Pakistan

[d] Iran

5.Which among the following initiatives by NITI Aayog has a direct bearing on competitive federalism?

1.Sustainable Action for Transforming Health

2.Samavesh

3.Champions of Change

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2

[C] 1 and 3

[D] 2 and 3

6.The recent cabinet decision to set up a tribunal to settle the Mahanadi dispute will benefit, mainly, the states of

[A] Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand

[B] Odisha and Chhattisgarh

[C] Jharkhand and Odisha

[D] Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh

7.Which country has recently declared to impose a ‘carbon tax’ from 2019 to cut its greenhouse gas emissions?

[A] India

[B] Singapore

[C] Malaysia

[D] Japan

21 February Quiz

  1. Regional conference of southern states on water resources? To be Hosted By Which City

[A] Chennai

[B] Thiruvananthapuram

[C] Kochi

[D] Hyderabad

Which city is hosting the National conference on doubling farmers income?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Hyderabad

[C] Kochi

[D] Chennai

  1. The Palace Queen Humsafar Express flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel between______

[A] Mysuru – Udaipur

[B] New Delhi – Ahmedabad

[C] Gandhinagar – Bengaluru

[D] Jaipur – Hyderabad

3.The Union Government contituted which committe to study Brahmaputra and flood control measures in Assam?

[A] Rajiv Kumar committee

[B] Prithvi Gupta committee

[C] Nishal Jain committee

[D] Kirti Kumar committee

4.The UK – India Joint research projects on clean water & energy has launched in which city?

[A] Pune

[B] Jaipur

[C] New Delhi

[D] Bhopal

  1. When is the World Day of Social Justice observed?

[A] February 19

[B] February 21

[C] February 20

[D] February 18

6.Which among the following scheme has been launched by the government to provide cheap sanitary pads to school girls and women on the International Women’s Day 2018?

[A] Aakriti Yojana

[B] Krithika Yojana

[C] Asmita Yojana

[D] Nairiti Yojana

20 February Quiz

1.Gundu Hanumantha Rao, who passed away recently, was associated with which field?

[A] Science

[B] Politics

[c] Law

[d] Film Industry

2.Which city is hosting the World Congress on Information Technology?

[A] Jaipur

[B] Patna

[C] Hyderabad

[D] New Delhi

3.Who will be the new Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR)?

[A] Arvind P. Jamkhedkar

[B] Achala Moulik

[C] Shereen Ratnagar

[D] P. V. Parabrahma Sastry

4.The 44th Khajuraho Dance Festival 2018 will held in which district of Madhya Pradesh?

[A] Chhatarpur

[B] Ujjain

[C] Singrau

[D] liSagar

5.Which online payment service provider has partnered with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) for deployment of PoS terminals?

[A] Paytm

[B] JioMoney

[C] PhonePe

[D] Freecharge

6.

  1. Theravada Buddhism is strongest in Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar
  2. Theravada school of Buddhism believes that it has remained closest to the original teachings of the Buddha

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A]          1 Only

[B]        2 Only

[C]         Both 1 and 2

[D]         Neither 1 nor 2

7.The famous headless statue of Kanishka, was found in/near

  [A]        Mathura

[B]        Peshawar

[C]        Taxila

[D]        None of the above

8.With reference to Shaktism, consider the following statements:

It is a major tradition of Buddhism

It considers metaphysical reality as feminine

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A]        1 Only

[B]        2 Only

[C]        Both 1 and 2

[D]        Neither 1 nor 2

17 February Quiz

(Highlighted Words are the Answers)

1.Which state hosted the 6th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) India Regional Conference?

[A] Chhattisgarh 
[B] Bihar
[C] West Bengal
[D] Assam

 

2.Which Indian-origin personality has been honoured with the Scientific and Engineering Academy Award at the Oscars Scientific and Technical Awards 2018?

[A] Vikas Sathaye
[B] Jignesh Kumar
[C] TS Jain
[D] Vandana Sharma

3.Which state to launch cheap sanitary pad scheme “Asmita Yojana” for rural women?

[A] Punjab
[B] Haryana
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Rajasthan

4.Which oil company to introduce Asia’s first large scale CO2 injection technique at Gandhar field?

[A] Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
[B] Indian Oil Corporation Limited
[C] Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
[D] Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

5.Who has been conferred with the 5th edition of Yash Chopra Memorial Award 2018?

[A] Jackie Shroff
[B] Asha Bhosle
[C] Poonam Dhillon
[D] David Dhawan

6.The 54th Munich Security Conference (MSC-2018) was held in which country?

[A] France
[B] Belgium
[C] Brazil
[D] Germany

7.Who has inaugurated the 8th edition of Theatre Olympics 2018?

[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Ram Nath Kovind
[C] M Venkaiah Naidu
[D] Sumitra Mahajan

8.India and which country has recently signed pact to avoid double taxation & to prevent fiscal evasion?

[A] Israel
[B] Myanmar
[C] Iran 
[D] Sri Lanka

9.Which state is hosting the National Banana Festival (NBF) 2018?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Odisha
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Kerala

10.The Ranganadi Dam is located in which state?

[A] Punjab
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

16 February Quiz

1.Who has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of the Tezpur University?

[A] Jagadesh Kumar
[B] Yoginder K Alagh
[C] Tariq Mansoor
[D] Vinod Kumar Jain

 

2.Which city is hosting the India’s biggest international conference on pharmaceutical industry “India Pharma & India Medical Device 2018”?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Bengaluru
[D] Jaipur

3.The world’s tallest hotel ‘Gevora’ has opened in which city?

[A] Paris
[B] Beijing
[C] Tokyo
[D] Dubai

4.Who has been appointed the new governor of Bank of Japan (BOJ) ?

[A] Hiroshi Nakaso
[B] Haruhiko Kuroda
[C] Masayoshi Amamiya
[D] Kikuo Iwata

5.Which country to host 2018 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit?

[A] China
[B] India
[C] Kazakhstan
[D] Tajikistan

6.Which union minister has inaugurated the World Sustainable Development Summit – 2018?

[A] Harsh Vardhan
[B] Jual Oram
[C] Narendra Modi
[D] Anant Geete

7.Who has been sworn-in as new President of South Africa?

[A] Cyril Ramaphosa
[B] Kgalema Motlanthe
[C] Cyilmso Motlanthe
[D] David Mabuza

8.Who has been named the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017?

[A] E Sreedharan
[B] Sanjiv Bajaj
[C] Puneet Dalmia
[D] Nithin Kamath

9.Khwaja Haleem, the former Uttar Pradesh minister has passed away. He associated with which political party?

[A] Nationalist Congress Party
[B] Bahujan Samaj Party
[C] Samajwadi Party
[D] Indian National Congress

10.The Bheemgarh dam is built on which river in Madhya Pradesh?

[A] Barna River
[B] Sindh River
[C] Tawa river
[D] Wainganga river

15 February Quiz

  1. According to the Forest Survey of India assessment, mangroves are spread over an area of 4921 sq km in India only across twelve States/Union Territories. Which of the following UTs is not to be found among these twelve?
  • Daman & Diu
  • Pondicherry
  • Andaman & Nicobar Is
  • Lakshadweep
  1. Forest cover as a percentage of a state’s (or UT’s) geographical area is the largest in which among the following group of states/UTs
  • Kerala, Sikkim and Uttarakhand
  • Nagaland, Tripura and Goa
  • Lakshadweep, Mizoram and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
  • Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Chhattisgarh and Assam
  1. In terms of density classes of forests, the area covered by which among the following is the largest in India?
  • Very Dense Forest
  • Moderately Dense Forest
  • Open Forest
  • Scrub Forest
  1. Which city is hosting the India’s first-ever radio festival?
  • New Delhi
  • Pune
  • Mumbai
  • Kanpur
  1. Which state has won the Senior Women’s National Football Championship 2018?
  • Manipur
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Punjab
  • Tamil Nadu
  1. Which country to host the World Sustainable Development Summit – 2018?
  • South Africa
  • Nepal
  • Brazil
  • India
  1. The world’s first autonomous pods has launched in which city?
  • Berlin
  • Dub
  •  Paris
  • New York
  1. Which Indian app has won the best Best M-Govt Service Award at 2018 World Government Summit 2018?
  • Paytm app
  • Tele-Law app
  • Umang App
  • mAadhaar app
  1. The Omkareshwar Dam is bulit on which river in Madhya Pradesh?
  • Son
  • Narmada
  • Cha mbal
  • Tapti