Q1: Who is the composer of National Anthem of India?
(a) Bankim Chandra Chatterji
(b) Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay
(c) Rabindranath Tagore
(d) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
ANS: (c) Rabindranath Tagore
Q2: The International Labour Organisation is headquartered at
ANS: (c) Geneva
Q3: Bush at War is a book authored by
(a) Mary N. Weaver.
(b) John Grisham.
(c) Jeffrey Archer.
(d) Bob Woodward.
ANS:(d) Bob Woodward
Q4: The leading silk producing state in India is
(b) West Bengal.
(c) Madhya Pradesh.
(d) Himachal Pradesh.
Q5: ‘Kaizen’ means
(a) restructuring the processes.
(b) error-free production.
(c) continuous improvement in work process.
(d) weakening the weaknesses by strengthening the strengths.
ANS:(c) continuous improvement in work process.
Q6: World Population Day is observed on which of the following dates?
(a) May 1
(b) May 11
(c) July 1
(d) July 11
ANS: (d) July 11
Q7: Which of the following correctly describes the three types of justice referred to in the Preamble?
(a) Economic, social and religious
(b) Political, economic and religious
(c) Social, economic and political
(d) Social, religious and political
ANS: (c) Social, economic and political
Q8: SAARC is headquartered at
(c) Kuala Lampur
ANS: (d) Kathmandu
Q9: Which among the following countries does not have veto power in the UN Security Council?
ANS: (c) Germany
Q10: Where is the headquarters of Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) situated?
(b) New York
(c) Abu Dhabi
(d) Kuwait City
ANS: (a) Vienna
Q11: Uber Cup is associated with which of the following games.
(c) Table Tennis
ANS: (d) Badminton
Q12: Who is regarded as ‘The Father of Economics’?
(a) J. M. Keynes
(b) J. K. Galbraith
(c) Vernon Smith
(d) Adam Smith
ANS: (d) Adam Smith
Q13: The first person to walk in space is ___.
(a) Neil Armstrong
(b) A. A. Leonov
(c) Yuri Gagarin
(d) Edwin Aldrin
ANS:(c) Yuri Gagarin
Q14: The number of members nominated by the President in the Rajya Sabha is ___.
ANS: (d) twelve
Q15: Which constitutional amendment is called the ‘Mini Constitution’?
(a) 42nd Amendment
(b) 43rd Amendment
(c) 44th Amendment
(d) 45th Amendment
ANS: (a) 42nd Amendment