TISS GK questions set 5

TISS Exam GK questions set 5

1. India signed a climate pact with – China.
2. Sudhir Gokhran has been appointed as – Deputy Governor of RBI.
3. K Radhakrsihna has taken over chairman as – ISRO
4. Winner of man booker prize 2009 – Hillary Mantel
5. Sachin created history by completing ____ runs in ODI – 17,000.
6. Largest Steel Producer in the world – China
7. Zine El Abidine Ben Ali sworn as president of – Tunisia
8. East Asia Summit held in – Thailand
9. Maximum Sugar mills are in which state – Uttar Pradesh
10. India’s GDP in 2008-09 – 6.7%.
11. H5N1 is a – Bird Flu
12. Mohammad Nasheed visited india, he was the president of – Maldives
13. Which country opposed Manmohan singh to visit Arunachal Pradesh – China
14. Ramakrihna venkatraman got nobel prize in – Chemistry
15. Genetically modified crop – Brinjal
16. ____ buyed 200 tones of gold from IMF – RBI
17. Who won the Champions trophy – Australia
18. Basel II norms – Maintaining Capital Adequate ratio
19. After the financial crisis, which affected the World crisis – Dubai crisis.
20. Chief Justice of India – K.G. Balakrishnan
21. POS – Point of sale
22. ECS – Electronic Clearing system
23. The exchange of goods between the two or more countries is known as – FTA(Free Trade Agreement).
24. Present EU President – Herman Van Rompuy
25. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar awards are given in the field – Science & Technology
26. Dada sahib phalke awards are give in the field – films
27. Which of the following is not a government undertaking – ICICI bank
28. Balraj puri is associated with – Journalist
29. Nobel Prize awardees will give 10 million Swedish ________ – Krones
30. Player not Associated with Lawn Tennis – Anand Pawar
31. Government is disinvesting PSU’s upto _______ percentage – 10%
32. Which of the following is not a river – Ural(Russia)
33. Atta Dal scheme launched in which state – Rajasthan
34. Book by V.S Naipaul – Half a Life
35. Orissa government want to change the name of state as – Odisha
36. Government has celebrated ____ birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi – 140th.
37. Which of the following is not a grandslam title in Tennis – Grandmaster.
38. India Generation Gap review is discussed in – India – European Summit
39. Term not related to Economics – Handedness
40. Term not related to banking and finance – Jacksonian seizure
41. Mullaperiyar dam is constructed on the river – Periyar
42. What percentage of education used in India’s GDP – 1%.
43. India buyed Barak anti missile defence from – Israel.
44. Food and Agriculture Organisation comes under the wing – UNO
45. National Skill development is launched by – Ministry of finance
46. Derby is a term used in the sport – Football.
47. Term related to hockey – Centre Forward.
48. Dadaab camp is in news recently, it is in which country – Kenya
49. E-shakti yojana a scheme started in which state – Bihar
50. Social Audit – NREGA
51. Which of the following is not a plant crop –All are plant corps(Vanilla,kiwi,camphor,etc)
52. A/c to world report what % of water is used for agriculture purpose – 69%
53. Only Credit Rating agency in India – CRISIL
54. State Level Afforestation formed by Government – CAMPA(Compensatory Afforestation Management and Planning Authority)
55. Indo-US TPF held in Delhi. What is the fullform of TPF– Trade policy Forum.
56. India discouraged free movements of unskilled labourers from – EU.
57. Scheme launched for pregnant and Lacting women – Indira Gandhi Matritava Sahayog Yojana.
58. UNIFEM launched a project in which state – Delhi.
59. India – European trade value – $60 billion.
60. What amount is required for PSU – 25,000 crore.
61. RBI has kept Emergency Fund facility for which of the following banks –Urban Co-operative banks.
62. One Carbon Credit is equal to – one ton of CO2.
63. Which of the following terms not related to climate change – Basel norms
64. Tax which the employer will pay to employee has been abolished in Union budget – Fridge Benefit Tax.
65. India and china concerned over Payment Imbalance – China is paying in their own currency rather than dollar.
66. India is concerned about instability in which of the following countries – Afghanistan & Pakistan.

TISS Exam GK questions set 5