Quiz no:3974 GK Questions and Answers IncomeTax ,LIC AAO ,GIC ,RRB ,SSC ,NDA ,KeralaPSC Exams

Basic GK Questions and Answers for BiharSSC,TNPSC,TSPSC,JKPSC,RRB Exams

Question No:2

Money Bill can be introduced in the Parliament only with the prior recommendation of

President of India

Question No:3

The President can declare ‘Financial Emergency’ under article


Question No:4

Procedure for amendment of the Constitution has been borrowed from

The South African Constitution

Question No:5

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India holds office for a period of

Six years or up to the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier

Question No:6

Which part of the Constitution deals with the emergency provisions?


Question No:7

The Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission should be

A retired Chief Justice of India

Question No:8

The provision of joint sitting of the Houses of Parliament is applicable only to

Ordinary bills and financial bills

Question No:9

Which bill can be rejected or approved but cannot be returned for reconsideration by the President?

Money Bill

Question No:10

The Central Vigilance Commission, the main agency for preventing corruption, was established in 1964 on the recommendations of

Santhanam Committee

Question No:11

Who said about Mahatma Gandhi that he was a naked Fakir?


Question No:12

Who encouraged the centralization of universities?

Lord Curzon

Question No:13

The Simon Commission submitted its report in

May 1930

Question No:14

Shyamji Krishna Verma established ‘Indian Home Rule Society’ in


Question No:15

Who is called the ‘Nightingale of India’?

Sarojini Naidu

Question No:16

The Lahore Session of the Muslim League, which passed Pakistan Resolution, was held in


Question No:17

Who was the President of Congress in 1907 when the Surat split took place?

Ras Behari Ghosh

Question No:18

Who were the members of the Cabinet Mission in 1946 ?

Pattrick Lawrence, Sir Stafford Cripps and A.B Alexander

Question No:19

The Varanasi Session of the Congress in 1905 was presided over by

G. K. Gokhale

Question No:20

Who is the author of the ‘History of the Indian National Congress?

Dr. Pattabhi Sitaramayya

Question No:21

Who was the President of the first Buddhist Council which was held at Rajagriha in about 487 B.C.?


Question No:22

The administration of Pataliputra in the Mauryan period was in the hands of a commission consisting of

30 members

Question No:23

Which Mauryan king was given the title of ‘Amitraghat’ ?


Question No:24

What was the other name of Ghiyas-ud-Din Tughluq ?

Gazi Malik

Question No:25

Who was the founder of the Lodi dynasty in Medieval India?

Bahlol Lodi

Question No:26

Who was the founder of Saluva dynasty in Vijayanagar?

Vir Narsimha

Question No:27

Which saint is known as the bridge between the Bhakti movement of the South and the North?


Question No:28

Which ruler of Bengal transferred his capital from Murshidabad to Monghyr?


Question No:29

Which cave represents Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism together at one place?


Question No:30

Who is credited with the suppression of Pindari problem in Central India?

Lord Hastings

Question No:31

ESOP stands for

Employee Stock Operation Plan

Question No:32

The concept of ‘Six Sigma’ is associated with

Zero defect

Question No:33

Primary sector of an economy includes

Agriculture and allied activities

Question No:34

A portion of an individual’s total income is spent on consumption The remaining part is called


Question No:35

The first woman Chief of The State Bank of India is

Arundhati Bhattacharya

Question No:36

Which day is celebrated as ‘Income Tax Day’?


Question No:37

The headquarters of Asian Development Bank (ADB) is located in

Manila (Philippines)