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Online General Knowledge Quiz Set No - 52

Questions have been taken from previous years questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

511) In terms of area, which one of the following Indian states has the largest coverage of forests ?
A) Karnataka
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Odisha
D) Arunachal Pradesh

512) In the case of nuclear disaster, which of the following options for cooling the nuclear reactors may be adopted? 1. Pumping of water to the reactors. 2. Use of boric acid. 3. Taking out the fuel rods and keeping them in a cooling pond. Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A) 1, 2 and 3
B) 1 and 3 only
C) 3 only
D) 1 and 2 only

513) In the Constitution of India, promotion of international peace and security is mentioned in the:
A) Preamble to the Constitution
B) Directive Principles of State Policy
C) Fundamental Duties
D) Ninth Schedule

514) In the Constitution, opportunities for the development of scientific temper, humanism and spirit of inquiry and reform are found in :
A) Fundamental Rights
B) Preamble
C) Fundamental Duties
D) Directive Principles

515) In the context of ancient Indian society, which one of the following terms does not belong to the category of the other three?
A) Kula
B) Vamsa
C) Kosa
D) Gotra

516) In the context of India's Five Year Plans, a shift in the pattern of industrialization, with lower emphasis on heavy industries and more on infrastructure begins in:
A) fourth Plan
B) sixth Plan
C) eighth Plan
D) tenth Plan

517) In the decreasing order of the length of the rivers, the correct sequence is :
A) Brahmaputra - Ganga - Godavari - Narmada
B) Ganga - Godavari - Brahmaputra - Narmada
C) Brahmaputra - Narmada - Godavari - Ganga
D) Ganga - Brahmaputra - Godavari Narmada

518) In the election of the President, each Member of the electoral college has:
A) one vote
B) as many votes as there are candidates
C) one vote with value attached to it
D) one vote with value attached to it and he can give as many preferences as there are candidates

519) In the election of the President, the value of the vote of the Lok Sabha members:
A) is same
B) differs according to the geographical size of the respective State
C) differs according to the number of votes a member represents
D) None of these

520) In the event of the resignation or death of the Prime Minister:
A) the Ministry is dissolved
B) fresh general elections must take place
C) the Cabinet may choose another leader
D) the President decides what to do