Sunday, 27 March 2016

Computer Awareness Quiz - 1

Computer Awareness Quiz

Computer Awareness Quiz - 1


Q1: Viruses are called that because

(a) these are biological virus infect machines
(b) they can copy themselves and spread
(c) both a and b
(d) none of these

Q2: Which of the following can't spread virus?

(a) a plain text mail
(b) an attachment from mail
(c) a downloaded file from web
(d) all of these

Q3: CPU stands for ______

(a) Central Processing Unit
(b) Central Protecting Unit
(c) Computer Processing Unit
(d) Central Program Unit

Q4: Which of the following is the most common I/O technique used in banks cheques?

(a) Barcodes
(b) QR codes
(c) MICR
(d) OCR

Q5: What is the full form of WWW?

(a) World Wide Web
(b) World With Web
(c) Work Wide Web
(d) Wild World Web

Monday, 21 March 2016

All about Padma National Awards (Civilian)

All About Padma National Awards (Civilian)

All about Padma National Awards (Civilian)

Bharat Ratna:

  • Highest Civilian Award
  • Given for exceptional work on art, literature, science, sports and recognition of public service of highest order.
  • Government Servants not eligible
  • Instituted in 1954
  • No Monetary Grant is given
  • Recipient gets Certificate signed by President Of India and Peepal shaped medallian

Q1: Who were awarded Bharat Ratna in year 2014?

Answer: Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Madan Mohan Malviya (Posthumously)

Q2: Who were the first recipeints of Bharat Ratna?

Answer: C Rajagopalachari, S. Radhakrishnan and CV Raman in 1954.

Q3: Name any natutralised citizen of India who was awarded Bharat Ratna? 

Answer: Mother Teresa

Saturday, 19 March 2016

SSC Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) - Question paper - Nov 2015 - General Awareness

Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Combined Higher Secondary (10+2)

General Awareness MCQs

Q1: More than 50% of the world’s coal deposits are held by

a. USA, Russia and China
b. China, India and Russia
c. China, India and USA
d. India, Russia and USA

Q2: Who among the following rulers abolished Jaziya?

a. Aurangzeb
b. Akbar
c. Balban
d. Jahangir

Q3: ‘Cloud burst’ means

a. Sowing of seeds of a crop in cloudy weather
b. presence of scattered flakes of cloud in the sky.
c. abnormally heavy downpour of rain, associated with a thunderstorm
d. formation of artificial rain.

Q4: National Renewal Fund (NRF) was instituted for the purpose of

a. Restructuring and modernisation of industries
b. Rural reconstruction
c. Providing pension for retiring employees.
d. Social security

Q5: Pick out the person associated with the coining of the term ‘’gene’

a. Waldeyer
b. Morgan
c. Mendel
d. Johannsen

Wednesday, 9 March 2016

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2016 - February 2016)

Current Affairs Quiz 

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2016 - February 2016)(January 2016 - February 2016)

Q1: Which day is observed as World Cancer Day internationally?

Q2: Which day is observed as World Radio Day internationally?

Q3: To whom Supreme Court appointed as Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh on Jan 28, 2016?

Q4: Recently a new species of bird Himalayan Forest Thrush was discovered in India and China. To pay homage to an Indian scientist, an international group of Ornithologists named it after his name. Name the person.

Q5: Who was awarded the Ashok Chakra (Gallantry Awards 2016) by the President of India?

Q6: Who was awarded Pradma Vibhushan Award 2016 in the field of Indian Cinema?

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

SSC CGL Question Paper (Tier 1) 2014 - General Awareness - Part 4

SSC CGL Question Paper (Tier 1) 2014

General Awareness Quiz

Part 1   Part 2  Part 3 Part 4

Q1: Natural Radioactivity was discovered by

(a) Madam Curie
(b) Henri Becquerel
(c) Enrico Fermi
(d) Rutherford

Q2: Rainbow formation is due to

(a) Diffusion of sunlight through water droplets
(b) Ionisation of water droplets
(c) Refraction and reflection of sunlight by water droplets
(d) Absorption of sunlight by water droplets

Q3: CAD stands for

(a) Computer Aided Decode
(b) Computer Automatic Decode
(c) Computer Aided Design
(d) Computer Automatic Design

Q4: Unix Operating System is generally known as

(a) General Application
(b) Single User Operating System
(c) Single User Application Program
(d) Multi User Operating System

Q5: Combustion is a

(a) Biological process
(b) Physical process
(c) Chemical process
(d) Physical and chemical process

Q6: Which of the following is not a form of carbon?

(a) Hematite
(b) Graphite
(c) Charcoal
(d) Soot