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General Knowledge quiz 41
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Which scheme seeks to improve the conditions of the urban slum dwellers living below the poverty line that do not possess adequate shelter? • 1) JNNURM
• 2) NREGP
• 3) VAMBAY
• 4) Bharat Nirman
. Who is the author of the book 'My Country, My Life'?
• 1) Khushwant Singh
• 2) Jaswant Singh
• 3) Jawaharlal Nehru
• 4) L.K. Advani
Oscar awards are given annually in which of the following fields? • 1) Literature
• 2) Science
• 3) Peace
• 4)) Films
Which of the following institutions regulate the Unit Linked Insurance Plans (ULIPs)? • 1) SEBI
• 2) LIC
• 3) RBI
• 4) IRDA
Which of the following banks' mascot is the DOLLe (dolphin)? • 1) IndusInd
• 2) Syndicate
• 3) Andhra
• 4) Bank of India
In which field is Pritzker Prize given?
• 1) Mathematics
• 2) Architecture
• 3) Medicine
• 4) Peace
Which of the following authors was given the Lost Man Booker Prize in 2010 for his book 'Troubles'? (He is also the author of the book 'The Siege of Krishnapur, that won the 1973 Booker Prize'. • 1) P.H. Newby

• 2) J. G. Farrell
• 3) V. S. Naipaul
• 4) William Golding
Ollanta Humala, who previously served as an army officer, beca-me the President of which of the following countries in July 2011? • 1) Uganda
• 2) Peru
• 3) Mexico
• 4) South Africa

. Which English cricketer is the author of the book 'The Breaks are off-My Autobiography'? • 1) Kevin Pietersen
• 2) Graeme Swann
• 3) Alastair Cook
• 4) Ian Bell
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2. Who made history by winning the inaugural Formula One Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida in October 2011? • 1) Sebastian Vettel
• 2) Jenson Button
• 3) Fernando Alonso
• 4) Mark Webber
Question was not answered
3. Who was re-appointed the Commonwealth Secretary- General for four more years in October 2011? • 1) Don McKinnon
• 2) Arnold Smith
• 3) Kamalesh Sharma
• 4) Shridath Ramphal
Question was not answered
4. Who received "The Hindu Lite-rary Prize for Best Fiction 2011" for his/her debut novel "The Sly Company of People Who Care" in October 2011? • 1) N.S.Madhavan
• 2) Rahul Bhattacharya
• 3) Amitav Ghosh
• 4) Anuradha Roy
Question was not answered
5. Who is the author of the book 'The TCS Story…and Beyond'? • 1) Ratan Tata
• 2) N.Chandrasekaran
• 3) S.Ramadorai
• 4) N.R.Narayana Murty
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6. The National Development Council (NDC) meeting was held in New Delhi recently. Who is the Chairman of the NDC? • 1) Manmohan Singh
• 2) P.Chidambaram
• 3) Pranab Mukherjee
• 4) Sonia Gandhi
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7. Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck visited India recently. He is the king of which of the following countries? • 1) Nepal
• 2) Mauritius
• 3) Thailand
• 4) Bhutan
Question was not answered
8. New Zealand won the Rugby World Cup in October 2011 after defeating which of the following countries in the final held in Auckland, New Zealand? • 1) USA
• 2) UK
• 3) Canada
• 4) France
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9. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is one of the three recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2011. She is the President of which of the following countries? • 1) Yemen
• 2) Liberia
• 3) Rwanda
• 4) Sudan
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10. Who is considered as the father of the white revolution in India? • 1) M.S.Swaminathan
• 2) H.G. Khorana
• 3) U.R.Rao
• 4) Verghese Kurien

Bachat lamp yojana(BLY) envisages replacement of incandescent bulbs with____________     • a. solar powered lighting
• b. compact florescent lamp
• c. light-emitting diode
• d. renewable sources of lighting
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Which is the largest Indian company in the fortune magazine’s list of world’s 500 largest company’s unveiled in July 2011     • a. reliance industries limited
• b. coal india ltd
• c. indian oil
• d. ONGC
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