Options: UNESCO for exceptional contribution of efforts to popularise science, Indian Military., Jnanpith, a cultural literacy society for encouraging creative writing in modern languages, Indian Adult Education Association for outstanding contribution of adult literacy in India
Which of the following are the members of SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation)?
Options: Bhutan, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan, Bhutan, Bangladesh, the Maldives, Nepal, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal and Sri Lanka, None of the above
It is easier to roll a stone up a sloping road than to lift it vertical upwards because
Options: work done in rolling is more than in lifting, work done in lifting the stone is equal to rolling it, work done in both is same but the rate of doing work is less in rolling, work done in rolling a stone is less than in lifting it
William Frederick is credited with the invention of the modern frisbee in the mid 1950's. In 1957 the Wham-O Company bought his idea and the rest is history. They named the toy after William Frisbie who was a ________?
Options: Pie maker, Owner of a pizza parlor, Student at Yale, Ceramic plate designer
The preamble to our constitution provided that India is
Options: a sovereign, socialist and democratic republic, a sovereign, socialist, secular and democratic republic, a sovereign republic with a socialist pattern of society, a socialist, secular and democratic republic
The term 'flora' in the context of natural vegetation refers to
Options: assemblage of plant species living in association with each other in a given environmental frame, plants of a particular region or period, listed by species and considered as a group, a large tract covered by trees and shrubs and its administration for assessing economic benefits, role played by species of animals in the maintenance of ecological balance
Which of the following international organisations has started the scheme 'Partnership for Peace' for a group of nations?
Options: Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP), North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), Organisations of African Unity (OAU)