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

Ans:A,A


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If the cash reserve ratio is lowered by the RBI, its impact on credit creation will be to
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Options: Second column,    Third column,    Fourth column,    Fifth column

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The strongest bonds exist between the particles found within
Options: metamorphic rocks,    igneous rocks,    sedimentary rock,    all have similar strength of bonds

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Steel is more elastic than Rubber because
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Options: government expenditure leads to increase in the aggregate supply in ratio of aggregate demand,    only aggregate demand is increased,    all the expenditure is denoted national debt payment only,    All of the above

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Options: Karnataka,Kerala,Gujarat,MadhyaPradesh

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Options: yellow light,    white light,    red light,    darkness

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Where is the sports stadium, Green Park, located?
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Which of the following is a cultural organisation?
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John F. Kennedy was
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