Rabindranath Tagore's 'Jana Gana Mana' has been adopted as India's National Anthem. How many stanzas of the said song were adopted?


Options: Only the first stanza,    The whole song,    Third and Fourth stanza,    First and Second stanza

Ans:A,A






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Options: Australian open, French open, U.S. open and Wimbledon,    Australian open, U.S. Open and Wimbledon,    Australian open, French open and Wimbledon,    French open, Wimbledon

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Options: first Sangam period,    second Sangam period,    third Sangam period,    post-third Sangam period

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The Vijayanagara king who employed skilled archers of the Turkish clan and raised the fighting capacity of his bowmen was
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Options: Nabisco,    Kellogg,    Quaker,    Archers

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The temperature inversion is
Options: whenever the normal decrease of atmospheric temperature,    when the decrease in temperature or moisture or both takes place,    whenever the normal decrease of atmospheric temperature or moisture or both change with height over a short vertical interval,    All of the above

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The gases used in different types of welding would include
Options: oxygen and hydrogen,    oxygen, hydrogen, acetylene and nitrogen,    oxygen, acetylene and argon,    oxygen and acetylene

Ans:D,D


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Options: T.N.Kaul,    J.R.D. Tata,    Khushwant Singh,    Nani Palkhivala

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Made from a variety of materials, such as carbon, which inhibits the flow of current...?
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Options: New Delhi,    West Bengal,    Andhra Pradesh,    Uttar Pradesh

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Options: 35 inches,    22 inches,    28 inches,    33 inches

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Options: 4,    5,    6,    7

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Options: Image file,    Animation/movie file,    Audio file,    MS Office document

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Options: 586 BC,    1000 BC,    560 BC,    750 BC

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Options: initial phase,    storm sudden commencement phase,    main phase,    None of the above

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Options: axis of earth,    north pole,    south pole,    equator

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who was founder of das dynasty?
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Options: make the taste of food better,    produce in small amounts the hydrochloric acid required for the digestion of food,    ease the process of cooking,    increase the solubility of food particles in water

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Who among the following got the 'Bharat Ratna' award, before becoming the President of India?
Options: R. Venkatramanan,    Dr. Zakir Hussain,    V. V. Giri,    Dr. Rajendra Prasad

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Options: 97 to 104,    101 to 115,    89 to 103,    36 from 43

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Options: Tin,    Mercury,    Lead,    Zinc

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Options: 15,    10,    5,    25

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Options: metals have higher thermal capacity than plastics,    plastics have a lower density than metals,    metals are good conductor of heat,    plastics have a higher thermal conductivity than metals

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Options: 1963,    1973,    1978,    1983

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