General Knowledge Set – 111 UPSC Exam:

  1. Who is the youngest player to score a century in test cricket?
    Answer: Mobd, Ashraful
  1. Which was the lady to win the Wimbledon singles title successfully nine times?
    Answer: Martina Navratilova
  1. There are approximately how many muscles in the human body?
    Answer: 700
  1. How does the earth rotate around its axis?
    Answer: From west to east
  1. Who ‘was killed by Shivaji?
    Answer: Afzal Khan
  1. By whom is Agricultural Income Tax assigned to the State Governments?
    Answer:  By the Constitution of India
  1. Which substance is used as an antiknock compound?
    Answer: TEL
  1. In terms of economics, which recession occurred two times with a small gap in between?
    Answer: Deep Recession
  1. What is the plane of contact between the troposphere and stratosphere?
    Answer: Tropopause
  1. Who usurped the throne of Magadlia in 322 B. C.?
    Answer: Chandragupta Maurya
  1. Which personality is credited with starting ‘Vana Mahotsava’ in 1950?
    Answer: K. M. Munshi
  1. The deficiency of which leads to dental caries?
    Answer: Fluorine
  1. Trade Union comes under which List?
    Answer: Concurrent list
  1. Which instrument is used for measuring relative humidity in the air?
    Answer: Hygrograph
  1. Who is said to have conquered the land between the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal?
    Answer: Bindusara
  1. What is the SI unit of Young’s modulus of elasticity?
    Answer: Newton/m2
  1. ‘I have nothing to offer except blood, sweat, and tears’ was said by which person?
    Answer: Churchill
  1. What is the meaning of Cheap Money?
    Answer: Low Rate of Interest
  1. Which are Zebras inhabit?
    Answer: Savanna lands
  1. Which rulers of southern India were the contemporaries of kings of the Gupta Empire?
    Answer: Vakatakas

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