The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year


Options: 1965,    1961,    1963,    1957

Ans:B,B


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Options: Guwahati,    Jamnagar,    Mumbai,    Chennai

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Options: New Delhi,    Ahmedabad,    Kolkata,    Mumbai

Ans:B,B


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Options: Belarus and Ukraine,    Czech Republic and Slovakia,    Tonga and Nauru,    None of the above

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Options: song recordings,    singing songs,    songs composing,    None of the above

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Options: help the government in the formulation of policy,    exercise effective control over government on a regular and continuing basis,    ensure that the parliament strictly adheres to the provision of the constitution and the prescribed parliamentary procedure,    both (a) and (b)

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Leonardo da Vinci
Options: was a great Italian painter, sculptor and architect,    got universal fame form his masterpiece "Monalisa",    drew models of organs such as the heart, lungs and womb,    All of the above

Ans:D,D


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Options: 6.3 x 103 J,    6.3 x 10-7 J,    3.6 x 103 J,    3.6 x 10-3 J

Ans:C,C


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Options: 14th November,    11th December,    15th October,    1st July

Ans:A,A


In 1947, Algeria became politically unified with France but the 80 percent population revolted against French domination
Options: Muslim,    Hindu,    Christian,    Jain

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Plants wilt due to excess of
Options: transpiration,    photosynthesis,    absorption,    None of these

Ans:A,A


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Options: Chandragupta,    Ashoka,    Kanishka,    Harsha

Ans:B,B


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Options: Bamiyan,    Borobudur,    Anuradhapuram,    Angor Vat

Ans:A,A


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Options: Dr. Alan M. Turing,    Roger Bacon,    G. Ferdinand Von Zeppelin,    Otto

Ans:C,C


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Options: the office of the P.M.,    the office of Director General of Doordarshan,    the office of NFDC,    the Doordarshan C.P.C

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Options: Overheating,    Short circuits,    Slower hard disk,    None

Ans:A,A


The International Human Rights Convention adopted by the United Nations in 1990 relates to
Options: disabled,    stateless persons,    migrant workers,    children

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Options: North-eastern zone,    North-western zone,    Southern zone,    None of the above

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What kind of data can you send by e-mail?
Options: Audio,    Pictures,    Video,    All of the above

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Options: guilder,    drachma,    yen,    dinar

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Options: The sender,    There was no fee,    The receiver of the letter,    The post office

Ans:C,C


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Options: ivory,    pepper,    a fine variety of Indian muslin,    damsels sent to the Greek court for dance performance

Ans:B,B


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Ans:Chandragupta II, known as Vikramaditya.,


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Options: Decode,    Highlight,    Select,    Mother board

Ans:C,C


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Options: 32,    25,    30,    17

Ans:B,B


In which decade was the transistor invented?
Options: 1940s,    1950s,    1960s,    1980s

Ans:A,A


What is the relationship between resistivity r and conductivity s?
Options: R = s2,    R = s,    R > s,    R = 1/s

Ans:D,D


The rainfall in the peninsular interior averages about
Options: 650 mm a year,    750 mm a year,    850 mm a year,    550 mm a year

Ans:A,A


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Options: Nirad C. Choudry,    Subramaniya Swamy,    Khushwant Singh,    Muluk Raj Anand

Ans:C,C


Monazite is an ore of
Options: titanium,    zirconium,    iron,    thorium

Ans:D,D


What is the capital of Dadra and Nagar Haveli?
Options: Daman,    Silvassa,    Dispur,    Shilling

Ans:B,B


The most salty sea in the world is
Options: Red sea,    Dead sea,    Arabian sea,    Mediterranean sea

Ans:B,B


Lately you hear a clatter from your computer, especially when you load a program or call up information. What's going on?
Options: It's infested with reindeer,    Your hard disk may be headed for failure,    A loose wire is hitting the cooling fan,    A loud metallic clatter is normal

Ans:B,B


The headquarters of World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is located in
Options: Paris,    Madrid,    New York,    Geneva

Ans:D,D


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Options: Ganga, Brahmaputra and Godavari,    Mahanadi, Krishna and Cauvery,    Luni, Narnada and Tapti,    Both (a) and (b)

Ans:D,D


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Options: Karnataka,Kerala,Bihar,MadhyaPradesh

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Options: Abstention from stealing,    Non-injury,    Brahmacharya or continence,    Non-attachment

Ans:C,C


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Options: outer core,    inner core,    inner mantle,    outer mantle

Ans:D,D


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Options: nitrogen,    hydrogen,    carbon dioxide,    oxygen

Ans:A,A


Which insurance salesman invented the fountain pen in 1884?
Options: Lewis Edson Waterman,    Sir William Grove,    Charles Kettering,    George Fountain

Ans:A,A


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Options: June 21,    December 21,    December 22,    June 20

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Options: To convert heat energy into light energy,    To convert light energy into heat energy,    To convert mechanical energy into electrical energy,    To convert electrical energy into mechanical energy

Ans:C,C


Which is principal organ of the United Nations that as virtually accomplished its object?
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What is the Websites code for the country Spain?
Options: SI,    SP,    ES,    SN

Ans:C,C


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Options: relative humidity,    purity of milk,    specific gravity of liquid,    None of the above

Ans:A,A


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