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Online General Knowledge Quiz Set No - 79

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.

781) Potassium Permanganate is used for purifying drinking water, because:
A) It dissolves the impurities of water
B) It is a sterilizing agent
C) It is an oxidising agent
D) It is a reducing agent

782) Potato was introduced to Europe by
A) Dutch
B) Portuguese
C) Germans
D) Spanish

783) Poverty Gap is :
A) the difference between poverty line and actual income levels of all those living below that line
B) gap between the rich and the poor
C) gap between developed nations and developing nations
D) gap in infrastructural facilities between developed and developing nations

784) Poverty in less developed countries is largely due to
A) voluntary idleness
B) income inequality
C) lack of cultural activities
D) lack of intelligence of the people

785) Poverty Line means?
A) The line of demarcation between the rich and poor
B) The stage at which there is a leveling down between the rich and the poor
C) The lowest level in the ladder of economic prosperity
D) The minimum level of per capita consumption expenditure

786) 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

787) Preparation of butter, ghee by household for their own use is a part of
A) consumption
B) own-account production
C) household capital formation
D) industrial production

788) Price rigidity is the feature of
A) Perfect competitive competition
B) Monopoly
C) Oligopoly
D) Monopolistic competition

789) Private investment is otherwise called as
A) foreign institutional investment
B) foreign direct investment
C) induced investment
D) autonomous investment

790) Private Sector Mutual Funds in India were permitted in the year:
A) 1964
B) 1993
C) 1994
D) 2001