Who has written the book 'The Famished Road'?


Options: Ian Austin,    V.S. Naipaul,    Ben Okri,    Zola Emile

Ans:C,C






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Ans:B,B


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Options: Northamptonshire & Worcestershire,    Northamptonshire & Warwickshire,    Nottinghamshire & Worcestershire,    Nottinghamshire & Warwickshire

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Options: Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Crude Distillation unit of Madras Refineries Ltd.

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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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Regular meetings of Trusteeship Council (UNO) are held
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Options: all items cost 3-3 times more than what they did in 1960,    the prices of certain selected items have gone up to 3-3 times,    weighted means of prices of certain item has increased 3-3 times,    gold price has gone up 3-3 times

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Options: 1915,    1920,    1919,    1911

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Options: December 27, 1911 during the Indian National Congress Session at Calcutta,    January 24, 1950 by the Constituent Assembly of India,    January 26, 1959 by the Government of India,    None of the above

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Penicillin was invented by
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When was slavery abolished in Britain?
Options: 1830,    1837,    1843,    1833

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Options: 15 to 20 percent,    20 to 25 percent,    25 to 30 percent,    30 to 35 percent

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Options: Taoism,    Judaism,    Zoroastrianism (Parsi Religion),    Shintoism

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Sir C.V. Raman was awarded Nobel Prize for his work connected with which of the following phenomenon of radiation?
Options: Scattering,    Diffraction,    Interference,    Polarization

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How many medals came into the account of India during the last Commonwealth Games in 2002 at Manchester?
Options: 32,    24,    69,    16

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Options: Gram,    Maize,    Pea,    Wheat

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Options: Sustained economic growth,    Employment,    Higher standards of living,    All of the above

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Options: Yahoo!,    Google,    MSN,    None of the above

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Options: Rainbow,    Earthshine,    Halo,    Mirage

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Options: 1800s,    1880s,    1890s,    1900s

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Ans:C,C

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