QUIZ QC 21: Current Affairs and General Knowledge – IAS General Studies Prelim 2009

8. Choose the correct sequence of most competitive cities (according to Global Competitiveness Report 2008) in the descending order:

   a). New York , London , Tokyo , Paris

   b).Tokyo, New York , London , Paris

   c). London, New York, Tokyo , Paris

   d). Paris , New York , London , Tokyo

 

12. Recently who among of the following scientists transforms ordinary pancreatic cell into insulin producing cells in living mice, using gene therapy techniques.

   a). Dr. Shinya                                           b). James Thomson

   c). Dr. Douglas Melton                             d). Judith Campisi

 

13. World Bank’s new poverty line is :

   a). $1 per day                                           b). $1.25 per day

    c). $1.50 per day                                     d). $ 2.00 per day

 

14. Consider the following statements:

    1. ONGC Videsh (OVL), the foreign investment arm of the country’s largest exploration company,ONGC acquires UK based oil firm Imperial Energy recently.

   2. Infosys acquired UK based Axon group, a SAP consulting services company recently.

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

    a). Only 1                                                    b). Only 2

    c). both 1 and 2                                          d). Neither 1 nor 2

 

21. The country’s first poly silicon solar project , which also happens to be  the largest integrated solar Power complex of the world will be started at :

     a). Haldia                                                   b). Mumbai

     c). Chennai                                                d). Kerala

 

22. Consider the following statement regarding Combat Battalion for

      Resolute Action (Cobra).

   1. Cobra is the elite anti-naxal force that is being set up in the country.

   2. It will be a 10,000-strong CRPF command.

   3. K Durga Prasad, a IPS officer from Andhra Pradesh and an expert in

      handling the anti-naxal operations, is likely to take charge of the COBRA.

    Which of the above statements is/are correct?

   a). Only 1 and 2                                            b). Only 2 and 3

   c). Only 3 and 1                                            d). 1, 2 and 3

 

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3 Responses to “QUIZ QC 21: Current Affairs and General Knowledge – IAS General Studies Prelim 2009”

  1. rajeev kumar pandey Says:

    please send me some more material related to IAS-2009

  2. Dr Mahendra Pawar Says:

    quiz are really of good standard where shoould i get the answers? will u provide any material for medical sciences as optional?

  3. Karthikeyan.A Says:

    please send me some books, materials or the title of the book, author name so that it will be easy for me to collect it ….. thanks

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