Facts you should know
Test of your Knowledge (08 Oct 2012)



  1. For Q 1, a word is given in capital letter. It is followed by four answer words, out of which
only one cannot be formed by using the letters of given words. Find out the word.
     INTEGRAL
  1. Entreaty
  2. Triangle
  3. Relating
  4. Alerting
 
2) Which animal can clean its ears with its 21 inch tongue?
     A) Bighorn Sheep
     B) Mountain Lion
     C) Giraffe
     D) Raccoon

3)The Kamraj Plan was a plan formulated in 1963 by the then
     A) Union Cabinet Minister, whereby a new Constitution for the Indian National Congress was   proposed
     B) Chief Minister of Madras, whereby the senior ministers were asked to leave government and work to rejuvenate the party
     C) Chief Minister of Madras, whereby a new set of principles for accepting donations for the party work was proposed
     D) Chief Minister of Madras to root out corruption from India

4)
The ‘Shillong Declaration’, in news recently, was on
     A) Food Security Act
     B) Right to Education Act
     C)  Prevention of Corruption Act
     D) Right to Information Act

5)
Choose the nearest in meaning to the given word from the options
     INGEST
  1. Enrage
  2. Invigorate
  3. To absorb
  4. Burn up completely
6)SOMBRE
     A) Causing sleep
     B) Squalid
     C) Gloomy
     D)  Complacent

7)
The earliest Buddhist Literature which deal with the stories of the various birth of Buddha are
     A) Venaya pitakas
     B) Sotta pitakas
     C) Abhidhamma pitakas
     D)  Jatakas

8)
What is ‘Megavirus Chilensis?’
     A) A new computer virus
     B) A new drug to fight AIDS
     C) A new drug to treat diabetes
     D)  A Iargest virus ever discovered

9)
What are Cepheids?
     A) Pulsating Stars
     B) Newly discovered group
     C) A type of marine creature
     D) Newly discovered Sun spots




Answers

1)
a) ENTREATY;
2 c)
Giraffee;
3 b) Chief Minister of Madras, whereby the senior ministers were asked to leave government and work to rejuvenate the party;
4)
d) Right to Information Act;
5 c)
To absorb;
6) c) Gloomy;
7) d) Jatakas:
8) d) A largest virus ever discrovered;
9) a) Pulsating Stars.