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1. Dhrupad Dhamar style of singing was started by

-Raja Man Singh Tomar

2. where was first Parliamentry form of Goverment formed

- Britian

3. Writer of The Mother I Never Knew

- Sudha Murthy

4. The concept of Judicial Review in our Constitution has been taken from the Constitution of


5. Census of Population in India is done after how many years

- 10 Years

6. What is the premium amount of Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana ?

- 330 Rupees per annum

7. Percentage of oxygen found in exhaled air

- 16%

8. Leading State in Wheat production is

- Uttar Pradesh

9. During which decade population of India recorded a negative growth - 1911-1921

10. Satyajit ray is assosaiated with

- Direction of films

11. Guardian of Fundamental Rights enumerated in Indian Constitution

- Supreme Court

12. Lighest Grade and best quality coal is

- Anthracite

13. Molten NaCl is good conductor of electricity due to

- Free ions

14. Governor General is associated with Doctrine of Lapse?

- Lord Dalhousie

15. Percentage of India's Population to the World

- 16%

16. Longest Irrigation canal in India

- Indira Gandhi Canal

17. Which government has been launched “Himalaya Darshan” programme in Feb 2015 ?

- Uttarakhand

18. Jaziya was reimposed during the reign of

- Aurangzeb

19. Aqua Regia is a mixture of which acids?

- HCL and HNO3

20. Tehri Hydel Power Complex is located in the state

- Uttarakhand

21. Gas used for artifical ripening of fruits

- Ethylene

22. Capital of Cyprus ?

– Nicosia

23. First Railway Line in India was opened in the year

- 1853

24. Who was the president of India at the time of proclamation of emergency in the year 1975

- Fakhruddin Ali Ahmad

25. Santosh trophy is associated with

- National football

26. Cheif producer of ground nut in India

- Karnataka

27. Root devleop from any part of plant body except radical are called

- Adventitious roots

28. First Law Minister of Independent India

- B.R.Ambedkar

29. Upper bari doab canal was constructed in the year

- 1859

30. First President of AITUC

- Lala Lajpat Rai

31. Dullep trophy is associated with

- Cricket

32. Blue Revolution is related with

- Fish Production

33. The conductivity of a superconductor is

- infinite

34. Japan's Parliament is known as

- Diet

35. ISDN stands for

- Integrated Service Digital Network

36. Gandhiji's Chamaparan movement was for

- Solving the problem of Indigo workers

37. Bond between two amino acids in protein are called

- peptide bond

38. M.K. Gandhi applied his "Satyagraha" first against?

- The raciest authorities of South Africa

39. Apurvi Chandela related to

- Shooting

40. May 12 is observed as

- World Nurse Day

41. How many members are nominated by the President in the Rajya Sabha- 12

42. who wrote "Discovery of India"

- Jawarhar Lal Nehru

43. ......... is called sunrise Industry

- Automobile

44. If the radius of blood vessels decreases then blodd pressure - increases

45. Capital of Sweden:


46. Who has the right to transfer any case anywhere in India

- Supreme Court

47. Alpha keratin is a protein present in

- Skin

48. First Municipal CO orporation of India was set up

- Madras

49. What % of money is increased for cleanliness in budget?

- 40%

50. Which device is used to measure blood pressure ?



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