General Awareness MCQ-56


`Operation Green` was launched in Uttar Pradesh on—

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


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

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


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

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


Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

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


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

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


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

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


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


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

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


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

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


Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?

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


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

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


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