General Knowledge – Series 13

Basic General Knowledge – Practice Set 13 (General Awareness) GK MCQ

1) Which of the following is not one of the official language of the United Nations ?

a) Arabic

b) Spanish

c) Hindi

d) Russian

ans: c

2) Umayalapuram K shivaram is well known as an exponent of





Ans: b

3) The Inter Governmental Panel on Climate Change Shared the Nobel Prize With Who Of the following?

a)Al Gore

b)Ban- Ki –Moon

c)Bill Clinton

d) John Howard


4)Who is the author of the novel “The Hungry Tide”?

a)Amitav Ghosh

b)Arundhati Roy

c)Shashi Tharoor

d)Ved Mehta


5) The bone tibia is found in

a) Skull

b) Leg

c) Arm

d) Mouth

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Option – b)

6) Benzene is a polymer of

a) Methane

b) Acetylene

c) Ethane

d) Ethylene

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Option – b)

7) Which microorganism causes hepatitis B?

a) Virus

b) Protozoa

c) Bacteria

d) None of these

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Option – a)

8) Which of the following is not a Kharif crop?

a) Cotton

b) Groundnut

c) Maize

d) Mustard

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Option – c)

9) The fertile land between two rivers is called

a) watershed

b) water divide

c) doab

d) terai

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Option – c)

10) The planning commission of india was constituted in the year

a) 1942

b) 1947

c) 1950

d) 1955

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Option – b)