India's tallest stone statue of the Jain sage Gomateswara is at


Options: Mysore, Karnakata,    New Delhi,    Sravanabelagola, Karnataka,    Mandu, Madhya Pradesh

Ans:C,C


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What does SSL stand for?
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Options: South Africa,    Canada,    Germany,    Cuba

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The luminous coloured ring, surrounding the sun is called the
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Which of the following metals forms an amalgam with other metals?
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Options: 1919,    1957,    1945,    1946

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Options: Dalton's law,    Gay Lussac's law,    Henry's law,    Raoult's law

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Of the following properties of a wave, the one that is independent of the other is its
Options: amplitude,    velocity,    wavelength,    frequency

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RAM stands for...
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The largest gulf in the world is
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What Sir Isaac Newton invented?
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Which is a type of Electrically-Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory?
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Options: 1833,    1853,    1858,    1882

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The temperature needed to keep the earth's surface and the atmosphere in thermal equilibrium is called
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Options: Golf,    Football,    Yatching,    Hockey

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Options: collision between fast neutrons and nitrogen nuclei present in the atmosphere,    action of ultraviolet light from the sun on atmospheric oxygen,    action of solar radiations particularly cosmic rays on carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere,    lightning discharge in atmosphere

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Night blindness is cause by lack of which vitamin?
Options: Vitamin A,    Vitamin B,    Vitamin C,    Vitamin D

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The Salal Project is on the river
Options: Chenab,    Jhelum,    Ravi,    Sutlej

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Rain is falling vertically downwards. To a man running east-wards, the rain will appear to be coming from
Options: east,    west,    northeast,    southeast

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What is the approximate area of Bihar?
Options: 94,163 sq. km,    1,35,100 sq. km,    3,702 sq. km,    1,96,024 sq. km

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Which of the following is not a part of the Internet?
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Options: Films,    Journalism,    Literature,    Economics

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Lime is sometimes applied to soil in order to
Options: increase the alkalinity of the soil,    increase the acidity of the soil,    restore nitrates to the soil,    make the soil more porous

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Siachen is a
Options: desert frontier zone between India and Pakistan,    frontier zone between China and India,    frontier zone between India and Myanmar,    glacier frontier zone between India and Pakistan

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Which of the following places is famous for Chikankari work, which is a traditional art of embroidery?
Options: Lucknow,    Hyderabad,    Jaipur,    Mysore

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Which of the following dances is a solo dance?
Options: Ottan Thullal,    Kuchipudi,    Yakshagana,    Odissi

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National Defence Academy is situated at
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Ans:A,A


What does DOCSIS stand for?
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