Basic General Awareness Question & Answer for Bank Exam Set D

June 23, 2014

1.India's first satellite is named after

 A. Aryabhatta

 B. Bhaskara II

 C. Bhaskara I

 D. Albert Einstein


2. India's first atomic reactor was

A. Zerlina 

B. Dhruva

C. Apsara 

D. Kamini


3.In which year, terrorists crash two planes into New York's World Trade Centre on September 11 in a sequence of destruction?

A. 2000 

B. 2001

C. 2002 

D. 2003


4.India's first ocean wave's energy project was launched in

A. 1981 

B. 1991

C. 1995 

D. 2000


5. In which of the following years, the membership of the Security Council was increased from 11 to 15 (under Article 23)?

A. 1960 

B. 1965

C. 1972 

D. 1975


6. India's tallest stone statue of the Jain sage Gomateswara is at

 A. Mysore, Karnakata

 B. New Delhi

 C. Sravanabelagola, Karnataka

 D. Mandu, Madhya Pradesh


7. In 1945, fifty nations met to phrase the basic charter for a world organization which would "save succeeding generations from the scourge of war". This conference took place at

 A. Dumbarton Oaks

 B. London

 C. San Francisco

 D. Yalta


8.In a normal human body, the total number of red blood cells is

 A. 15 trillion

 B. 20 trillion

 C. 25 trillion

 D. 30 trillion


9. INS Venduruthy is located at

A. Kochi 

B. Lonavla

C. Jamnagar 

D. Mumbai


10. In which season do we need more fat?

 A. Rainy season

 B. Spring

 C. Winter

 D. Summer


11. How much districts are there in Punjab?

A. 13 

B. 17

C. 22 

D. 15


12. India participated in Olympics Hockey in

A. 1918 

B. 1928

C. 1938 

D. 1948


13. If force is expressed in Newton and the distance in metre, then the work done is expressed in

 A. Joule

 B. Kg wt

 C. Kg wt m

 D. Watt


14. How many teeth does a normal adult dog have?

A. 32 

B. 34

C. 38 

D. 42


15. How many red blood cells does the bone marrow produce every second?

 A. 5 million

 B. 7 million

 C. 10 million

 D. 12 million


16. How many times has Brazil won the World Cup Football Championship?

 A. Four times

 B. Twice

 C. Five times

 D. Once


17. If speed of rotation of the earth increases, weight of the body

 A. increases

 B. remains unchanged

 C. decreases

 D. may decrease or increase


18. In August, 1996 at Kolar(near Bangalore), India made successful test flights of Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) named

A. Arjun 

B. Nishant

C. Vijayanta 

D. Lakshya


19. IDA stands for

 A. Indian Development Agency

 B. International Development Agency

 C. Industrial Development Analyses

 D. None of the above


20. Indira Gandhi was assassinated in

A. 1974 

B. 1984

C. 1994 

D. 2004


21. India's first nuclear blast at Pokhran in Rajasthan took place in

A. 1984 

B. 1974

C. 1964 

D. 1954


22. In a normal human being, how much time does food take to reach the end of the intestine for complete absorption?

 A. About 8 hours

 B. About 12 hours

 C. About 16 hours

 D. About 18 hours


23. In certain diseases antibiotics are administered. The object is

 A. stimulate production of white blood cells for fighting the disease

 B. stimulate production of antibodies

 C. inhibit the growth of bacteria

 D. produce toxins against bacteria


24. In cricket, the two sets of wickets are

 A. 18 yards apart

 B. 20 yards apart

 C. 22 yards apart

 D. 24 yards apart


25. India's first indigenous helicopter was successfully flown in Bangalore on

 A. August 30, 1992

 B. August 30, 1982

 C. August 30, 1990

 D. None of the above


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