General Awareness Questions - Set 7

General Awareness Questions - Set 7

1. In August 1982, Bhindranwale and the .......... launched the Dharam Yudh Morcha.

A) Congress
B) Akali Dal

2. Panipat Refinery is an oil refinery located in ...... village, Panipat, India.

A) Bhadai
B) Majra
C) Jind
D) Baholi

3. President's Rule was imposed in Jharkhand (a state in eastern India) on ......, 2013.

A) January 18
B) January 19
C) January 20
D) January 21

4. Jamshedpur is the first planned industrial city of India, founded by the late ........... It is also known as Steel City or TataNagar.

A) Jamshedji Wasabi
B) Jamshedji Jhunjhunwala
C) Jamshedji Nusserwanj
D) Jamshedji Narrerwanj

5. ................ was conferred with Arjuna Award, India's second highest sporting award in the year 2012 by President of India Pranab Mukherjee.

A) Deepika Kumari
B) Deepika Popat
C) Deepika Sahai
D) Deepika Ghai

6. Indian Oil Corporation Limited, or IndianOil, is an Indian ........ oil and gas corporation with its headquarters in New Delhi.

A) center-owned
B) state-owned
C) Public-owned
D) Private-owned

7. Haryana state in India was formed on ..............

A) 1 November 1965
B) 1 November 1966
C) 1 November 1967
D) 1 November 1968

8. PSU companies are divided into three categories: Maharatna, Navratna, Miniratna CPSEs.

A) True
B) False

9. .............. first novel A Case of Exploding Mangoes was shortlisted for the 2008's Guardian First Book Award and also longlisted for the 2008 Man Booker Prize.

A) Salman Rushdie
B) Mohammed Khalid
C) Meera Nair
D) Mohammed Hanifs

10. Pranab Kumar Mukherjee is the ......... President of India, in office since July 2012.

A) 11th
B) 12th
C) 13th
D) 14th