General Awareness MCQ-56

Question1

`Operation Green` was launched in Uttar Pradesh on—

(A) July 1 2001
(B) October 2 2001
(C) July 1 2005
(D) June 6 2006

Question2

The country which has the finest system of protected lands in the world is—

(A) China
(B) Costa Rica
(C) India
(D) Switzerland

Question3

In India maximum alkali area is found in the State of—

(A) Gujarat
(B) Haryana
(C) Punjab
(D) Uttar Pradesh



Question4

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

(A) Simlipal —Assam
(B) Nokrek —Meghalaya
(C) Dehong Debang —Sikkim
(D) Agasthyamalai —Karnataka

Question5

According to the 2001 Census Report male female ratio in India is—

(A) 1000 : 930
(B) 1000 : 934
(C) 1000 : 926
(D) 1000 : 933

Question6

Which State of India has the largest Muslim population according to the 2001 Census ?

(A) Assam
(B) Bihar
(C) Uttar Pradesh
(D) West Bengal

Question7

Among the following States which one has the highest sex ratio according to 2001 Census ?

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Chhattisgarh
(C) Himachal Pradesh
(D) Jharkhand

Question8

The State which recorded the minimum population growth rate during 1991-2001 is—

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Kerala
(C) Tamil Nadu
(D) West Bengal

Question9

In which year was the first regular Census held in India ?

(A) 1921
(B) 1881
(C) 1911
(D) 1931

Question10

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?

(A) Kimberley —Diamond
(B) Witwatersrand —Gold
(C) Katomga —Copper
(D) Saar —Iron ore

Question11

Which one of the following countries has the highest birth rate ?

(A) Afghanistan
(B) Bangladesh
(C) India
(D) Pakistan



Question12

Alexandria is a port of—

(A) Egypt
(B) Israel
(C) Jordan
(D) Libya

Consider the following statements about the performance evaluation of PSUs:

1. It is calculated on the Balanced Score Card that includes both financial and non-financial parameters.
2. The non-financial parameters are further divided into dynamic parameters, enterprise-specific parameters and sector-specific parameters in equal ratio.
3. Based on the composite scores, the government decides whether a company can be upgraded as a navratna, miniratna or schedule A or B company.

Choose the correct options:

A. Only 1 and 2
B. Only 2 and 3
C. Only 1 and 3
D. All of the above

B. infrastructure development
C. the financial position of oil companies
D. FDI inflow