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Questions related to General Knowledge are an indispensable part of every competitive examinations conducted by SSC, UPSC, PSC, LIC, GIC, Railways, IBPS, etc. The main objective of these questions is to test the candidate's knowledge in Traditional General Knowledge, Constitution of India and Indian Polity, Geography, History, General Science, Computer and Technology, Economics, Current Affairs, etc. For this purpose we have provided more than 500 objective General Knowledge questions for the candidates to enhance their knowledge in this area. All these questions had already been asked in various competitive examinations such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC TAX ASSISTANT, UPSC, BANK CLERK, BANK PO, CDS, NDA, CPO, PSC, LIC, GIC, RAILWAYS, etc.

Take 10 Questions Online Quiz on General Knowledge below:

1) Long distance photography is facilitated by:
A) Visible light
B) X-rays
C) Infra Red rays
D) Ultra violet rays

2) The nature of the winter rainfall in north western India is :
A) convectional
B) orographic
C) monsoonal
D) cyclonic

3) Preamble means?
A) the preface of a book
B) the head of a body
C) the top most portion of anything
D) preface, introduction especially that of an act of Parliament stating its aims & objectives

4) Which of the following is commonly used in preparing custard powder?
A) raagi
B) wheat
C) maize
D) rice

5) The method of magnetisation is
A) heating a magnet
B) passing direct current through it
C) passing alternating current through it
D) hammering a magnet

6) Which one of the following indicates the correct chronological order of era in India?
A) Vikram - Shaka - Gupta - Harsha
B) Gupta - Shaka - Vikram - Harsha
C) Vikram - Harsha - Gupta - Shaka
D) Gupta - Harsha - Vikram - Shaka

7) IRDP was introduced during the
A) Sixth Five Year Plan
B) Fifth Five Year Plan
C) Fourth Five Year Plan
D) Third Five Year Plan

8) Why do you feel cool under a tree but not so under a tin shed on a sunny day?
A) The leaves give out water which vapourises absorbing some heat as latent heat
B) Photosynthesis absorbs heat
C) The leaves convert water vapours into water which is a heat-absorbing process
D) The greenness of the tree gives the cool feeling

9) Khajuraho temples were built by rulers of which dynasty?
A) Chalukya
B) Pallava
C) Chandela
D) Chola

10) What is the effect of Deficit financing?
A) Deflation
B) Recession
C) Inflation
D) Depression

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