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1. The spherical shape of a drop is due to _______ ?
Answer: Surface tension

*2.  Who is the present RBI Governor ?
Answer:   Urjit Patel

3. Earth is protected from Ultra voilet radiation by _______ ?
Answer: Ozone

4. If we move from equator to pole the value of acceleration due to gravity "g"_______ ?
Answer:  Increases

5. Capital of VeneZuela ?
Answer: Karakkas

6. Solid carbon dioxide is known as ______?
Answer: Dry ice

7.  VAT was first introduced in which country ?
Answer: France

8. Which instrument is used to measure blood pressure ?
Answer: Sphygmomano meter

9. How many coastal states are in India ?
Answer: 9

10. The country which lost the largest number of people in the 2nd world war ?
Answer: Japan

11. How many fundamental duties are laid in the constitution of India ?
Answer: 11

11 a. How many fundamental rights are recognized in the constitution of India ?
Answer: 7

12. Which is the Biggest Museum ?
Answer:  British Museum, London

13. Shora is the parliament of  _______?
Answer: Afghanistan

14. Who is the first person to get Param vir chakra ?
Answer: Major Somnath Sharma

15. Which is the largest fresh water lake in India ?
Answer: Wular Lake

15 a. Wular Lake is in which state?
Answer: Jammu and Kashmir

16. Which is the longest river in peninsular India ?
Answer: Godavari River

16 a. River godavari originates from ?
Answer: Brahmagiri Mountain

17. What is the full form of SIM ?
Answer: Subscriber Identity Module

18. Who is the founder of Van Mahotsav ?
Answer: K.M. Munshi

19. What is the full form of https ?
Answer:  Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure

20. Where is Sardar Sarovar project situated ?
Answer: Gujarat

21. Which is the coldest planet in the solar system?
Answer: Neptune

22. Which is the Longest National Highway in India ?
Answer: NH 44 (old name NH 7)

23. Which is the smallest National Highway in India ?
Answer: NH 966B

24. How many bones are there in human skull ?
Answer: 22

25. Union public service commission  was established on ?
Answer: 1 October 1926

26. Kyoto protocol was adopted in which year ?
Answer: 11-Dec-1997

27. Kyoto protocol was came in to force from which year ?
Answer: 16-Feb-2005 

28.Kyoto is the city from which country?

29. Device used for measure radiation ?
Answer: geiger muller counter

30. Number of seats in Lok sabha?
Answer: 545 (543 elected+2 nominated)

31. Number of seats in Rajya  sabha?
Answer: 245 (233 elected+12 nominated) 

*32. The second person who land on the moon?
Answer: Edwin Eugene Aldrin 

*33. which country is known as land of white elephants?
Answer: Thailand

*34. which country is known as land of cakes?
Answer: Scotland

*35. which country is known as land of thousand lakes
Answer: Finland

*36. which country is known as land of windmills
Answer: Netherland

*37 . which country is known as land of lilies ?
Answer: Canada

Did you know who is the first woman to win Bharat Ratna ?
last updated on 25-9-2016


  1. So nice, provide KAS awareness..

  2. Wrong answer of question no. 7. ..... Correct answer is brazil and germany..

    1. dear unknown,

      do u mean ""VAT was first introduced in which country ?"" i still believe its answer is france..

      feel free to comment if you are still disagreeing with me

      thanks for your feedback

    2. excuse me you are saying that question is Wrong no doubt its correct but if you are still doubtful check on google as everyone trust google.... please don't claim.


  3. Wrong answer of question no. 7. ..... Correct answer is brazil and germany..

    1. Dear I am supporting hari, as vat was first introduced in france
      you may find details from here
      "Maurice Lauré, Joint Director of the France Tax Authority, the Direction Générale des Impôts, was first to introduce VAT on 10 April 1954, although German industrialist Dr. Wilhelm von Siemens proposed the concept in 1918"

  4. Overall good attempts
    And valuable questions

  5. 1. Pakistan literally means lands of pure

    2. life of pi written by yann martle

    3. Who discovered Radio Carbon Dating?

    Answer: williard libby

  6. national flower of pakistan: Jasmine
    who is the author of panchatantra?
    Vishnu Sharma

  7. who launched the National Mission on Libraries ?
    Answer: Pranab Mukherjee

    Nabard was estblished on ?
    Answer: shivraman committee

    Parliament name of JAPAN ?
    Answer: DIET

    Who is known as missile woman of india?
    Answer: Tessi thomas

  8. Who is the chairman of rajyasabha?
    Answer: The vice president

    who is the first vice president of india?
    Answer: Dr. S Radhakrishnan

    what is the present salary of vice president?


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