The three recognized major fishing grounds of the world are located in the
Options: northern hemisphere only, southern hemisphere only, two in the southern hemisphere only and one in the northern hemisphere, one in the southern hemisphere only and two in the northern hemisphere
In India, rural incomes are generally lower than the urban incomes, which of the following reasons account for this? A large number of farmers are illiterate and know little about scientific agriculture Prices of primary products are lower than those of manufactured products Investment in agriculture has been low when compared to investment in industry
What is the purpose of 'United Nations Conference on Trade and Development' (UNCTAD)?
Options: Promotes International Trade with a view to accelerate economic growth of developing countries, Promotes International Monetary co-operation & expansion of International Trade, Set rules for World Trade, None of the above
Options: acts of gallantry in the presence of enemy, gallantry by children, outstanding contribution to literature, the most conspicuous bravery or self sacrifice on land, air or sea but not in the presence of the enemy
In 1943, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin met at Teheran primarily
Options: to discuss the strategy to be adopted by the Allies to invade Germany, to consider a common plan of action by the Allies forces against the axis powers, for creating an effective instrument for maintaining international peace, to work out a common line of action against Japan
Options: Karnataka,Kerala,Jammu and Kashmir,MadhyaPradesh
Ans:Jammu and Kashmir,
The Manhattan Project was started by President Roosevelt in 1942 to ensure that the U.S. beat the Germans in developing a nuclear bomb. Whom did Roosevelt appoint as scientific head the Manhattan Project?
Options: Robert Oppenheimer, James B. Conant, Leslie R. Groves, Vannevar Bush