General Knowledge - 95

Baglihar Dam, also known as Baglihar Hydroelectric Power Project, in Jammu & Kashmir is built across which river ? 
(A) Beas
(B) Chenab
(C) Jhelum
(D) Sutlej
 
(B) Chenab
 
Where is the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, the apex training institution for senior members of the civil services in India, located ?
(A) Mussoorie (Uttarakhand)
(B) Mount Abu (Rajasthan)
(C) Darjeeling (West Bengal)
(D) Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu)
 
(A) Mussoorie (Uttarakhand)
 
Which Indian state does not have any scheduled tribe community ? 
(A) Sikkim
(B) Haryana
(C) Gujarat
(D) Tamil Nadu
 
(B) Haryana
 
The weapon based Dravidian martial art 'Silambam' is native of which south Indian state ? 
(A) Kerala
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Karnataka
(D) Andhra Pradesh
 
(B) Tamil Nadu
 
Under Annapurna Scheme by Central Government, how much food grain (wheat or rice) per month is given free to senior citizens (65 years or above age), who though eligible but remained uncovered under the National Old Age Pension Scheme (NOAPS)?
(A) 10 Kgs
(B) 12 Kgs
(C) 15 Kgs
(D) 20 Kgs
 
(A) 10 Kgs
 
Which national film award is given to the 'Best Feature Film on National Integration' ? 
(A) Indira Gandhi Award
(B) Nargis Dutt Award
(C) Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus)
(D) Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus)
 
(B) Nargis Dutt Award
 
Which among the following chemical is used in photography ? 
(A) Copper sulphate
(B) Silver bromide
(C) Calcium carbide
(D) Calcium sulphate
 
(B) Silver bromide
 
'Playground of Europe' is the nickname of which European country ? 
(A) Greece
(B) Monaco
(C) Germany
(D) Switzerland
 
(D) Switzerland
 
In addition to seven of the world's leading industrialised nations - USA, UK, Japan, Germany, France, Italy and Canada, which country is the 8th member of G8 group of nations ?
(A) China
(B) Brazil
(C) India
(D) Russia
 
(D) Russia
 
Heat travels from one place to another by which of the following methods ? 
(A) conduction and radiation
(B) convection and radiation
(C) conduction and convection
(D) conduction, convection and radiation
 
(D) conduction, convection and radiation