Which are the important meeting of the Commonwealth?
Options: Biennial meeting of the Commonwealth Heads of Government (CHOGM), Annual meeting of the finance minister of the member countries, Regular meeting of the minister of education, law, health and other minister, All of the above
Options: the pressure is the same as that outside, normal atmospheric pressure is maintained by the use of air pumps, the pressure inside is less than the pressure outside, normal humidity and partial vacuum are maintained
In India, rural incomes are generally lower than the urban incomes, which of the following reasons account for this? A large number of farmers are illiterate and know little about scientific agriculture Prices of primary products are lower than those of manufactured products Investment in agriculture has been low when compared to investment in industry
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
Sound produced at a point is heard by a person after 5 second, while the same sound is heard by another person after 6 seconds. If the speed of sound is 300 m/s, what could be the maximum and minimum distances between the two persons?
Options: 1.8 km, 0.15 km, 2.2 km, 0.20 km, 2.8 km, 0.25 km, 3.3 km, 0.30 km
The significant shifts in Indian agriculture during green revolution include
Options: non-food grains reported some spectacular progress and shift in the cropping pattern, major food grains, in the eastern regions productions decreased and in the northern states increased, both (a) and (b), None of the above
Options: reduction in the value of a currency vis-a-vis major internationally traded currencies, permitting the currency to seek its worth in the international market, fixing the value of the currency in conjunction with the movement in the value of a basket of pre-determined currencies, fixing the value of currency in multilateral consultation with the IMF, the World Bank and major trading partners