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
Which of the following agencies related to the United Nations is concerned with promoting the growth of international trade and equilibrium in balance of payments?
Options: United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, International Development Association, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Organisation, United Nation Development Programme
One day you wake with a sore throat and a runny nose. Your doctor takes a swab from your throat, sends it to a lab, and telephones you the next day to say that antibiotic will not help you get better. Which of the following is the most likely reason for the doctor's statement?
Options: Having waited a day, it is too late to take an antibiotic, You need an antiseptic, not an antibiotic, You need to be vaccinated instead of taking an antibiotic, You are infected by a virus
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
The powers to legislate with respect to any matter not enumerated in any of the three lists are mentioned as residuary powers. Which of the following is empowered to determine finally as to whether or not a particular matter falls in this category
Options: Lok Sabha, Judiciary, Rajya Sabha, Parliament
Which of the following are true with respect to the Indian Peninsular Plateau?The southern plateau block is formed mainly of granite and gneissThe Deccan lava plateau is an elevated tableland consisting of horizontally arranged lava sheetsThe Malwa plateau dominates the Vindhyam scraps, forming the northern flank of the plateauThe trough of the Narmada and Tapti are interposed between the Vindhyan and the Satpura ranges
Options: I, II and III, I and II, I, II, III and IV, I, III and IV