CDS Exam 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions CDS Exam 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions
CDS Exam 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions     Friends, please practice these questions to gain confidence for the upcoming CDS Exam 2017 Exam... CDS Exam 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions

CDS Exam 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions

 

 

Friends, please practice these questions to gain confidence for the upcoming CDS Exam 2017 Exam

 

(Q.1) ‘Subsidiary Alliance’ was a system devised by:

  1. Lord Dalhousie
  2. Lord Wellesley
  3. Lord Canning
  4. Lord Ripon

 

(Q.2) Which one of the following layers of atmosphere has high concentration of ions?

  1. Thermosphere
  2. Stratosphere
  3. Exosphere
  4. Troposphere

 

(Q.3) The Rotterdam Convention deals with:

  1. Reducing nuclear weapon stockpiles
  2. Protecting the Oceans
  3. Limiting the use of toxic chemicals
  4. Banning of Human Clone experiment

 

(Q.4) The process of using microbes to treat areas of land that have been contaminated by pesticides, oil or solvents is known as:

  1. Eutrophication
  2. Nitrification
  3. Ammonification
  4. Bioremediation

 

(Q.5) Which among the following is NOT an International Boundary Line?

  1. Dresden Line
  2. Durand Line
  3. Maginot Line
  4. 38th Parallel

 

 

(Q.6) The Sixth Schedule of the Constitution of India pertains to the administration of tribal areas in which of the following states?

  1. Meghalaya, Tripura, Manipur and Mizoram
  2. Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram
  3. Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura
  4. Manipur, Meghalaya Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh

 

(Q.7) Gujarat Cricket team was the winner of 2016-17 Ranji Trophy. Which team did Gujarat defeat to win the title?

  1. Karnataka
  2. Railways
  3. Mumbai
  4. Services

 

(Q.8) Dinabandhu Mitra published a play in Bengali titled: Neel Darpan (Blue Mirror), which depicted the atrocities on the indigo planters. The play was translated into English by:

  1. Reverend James Long
  2. Dwarkanath Tagore
  3. Rabindranath Tagore
  4. Michael Madhusudan Dutta

 

(Q.9) Which one of the following term is used in Economics to denote a technique for avoiding a risk by making a counteracting transaction?

  1. Hedging
  2. Dumping
  3. Discounting
  4. Deflating

 

(Q.10) In India, glacial terraces known as ‘Karewas’ are found in:

  1. Sapt Kosi Valley
  2. Jhelum Valley
  3. Teesta Valley
  4. Alakananda Valley

 

 

(Q.11) Electricity is produced through dry cells from:

  1. Mechanical Energy
  2. Thermal Energy
  3. Chemical Energy
  4. Nuclear Energy

 

(Q.12) Which one of the following vitamins has a role in blood clotting?

  1. Vitamin A
  2. Vitamin B
  3. Vitamin D
  4. Vitamin K

 

(Q.13) Who among the following proposed that atom is indivisible?

  1. Dalton
  2. Rutherford
  3. Berzelius
  4. Avogadro

 

(Q.14) ‘Demographic Dividend’ refers to:

  1. high proportion of aged people in the total population
  2. high proportion of working people in the total population
  3. high proportion of children in the total population
  4. high proportion of migrant in the total population

 

(Q.15) Amina Mohammed, who has been recently appointed as new Deputy Secretary-General of United Nations, belongs to which country?

  1. Ghana
  2. Kenya
  3. Nigeria
  4. Liberia

 

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