General Knowledge - 71

What was the code name of the five nuclear tests conducted by India at Pokhran test site in Rajasthan, in May 1998 ? 
(A) Operation Pawan
(B) Operation Shakti
(C) Operation Vijay
(D) Operation Kalki
 
(B) Operation Shakti
 
What is the capital of the Indian union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli ? 
(A) Kavaratti
(B) Silvassa
(C) Puducherry
(D) Port Blair
 
(B) Silvassa
 
On 20 July 1924, who founded the 'Bahishkrit Hitkarini Sabha' for the upliftment of the depressed classes ? 
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) B.R.Ambedkar
(C) Jyotirao Phule
(D) Gopal Hari Deshmukh
 
(B) B.R.Ambedkar
 
As an identification mark of the nationality, what letters are written on the civil aircrafts of India ? 
(A) I
(B) HK
(C) 4X
(D) VT
 
(D) VT
 
By which amendment were the 'Socialist' and 'Secular' words included in the Preamble to the Constitution of India ? 
(A) 42nd Amendment
(B) 44th Amendment
(C) 46th Amendment
(D) 48th Amendment
 
(A) 42nd Amendment
 
'Taka' is the official currency of which Asian country ? 
(A) Myanmar
(B) Pakistan
(C) Sri Lanka
(D) Bangladesh
 
(D) Bangladesh
 
In 1943, who became the first Indian to be appointed as the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ? 
(A) H.V.R. Iyengar
(B) K.G. Ambegaonkar
(C) Benegal Rama Rau
(D) C.D. Deshmukh
 
(D) C.D. Deshmukh
 
In India, the inflation rate represents the annual change (in percentage) in which index ? 
(A) Consumer Price Index (CPI)
(B) Consumer Confidence Index (CCI)
(C) Wholesale Price Index (WPI)
(D) Index of Industrial Production (IIP)
 
(C) Wholesale Price Index (WPI)
 
Which is the only snake that builts the nest ? 
(A) King Cobra
(B) Rattlesnake
(C) Coral Snake
(D) Golden Tree Snake
 
(A) King Cobra
 
Which gas is the main constituent of 'Gobar Gas', the biogas generated by de-composition of cow dung ? 
(A) Butane
(B) Propane
(C) Methane
(D) Hydrogen
 
(C) Methane