General Knowledge Set – 214 UPSC Exam:

1. Bimbavati Devi is a well-known dancer of which type of dance?

Answer: Manipuri

2. In which plan was the growth rate of agricultural production negative?

Answer: Third Plan

3. Which harmone is called emergency hormone?

Answer: Adrenalin

4. Which Pairs is the highest peak of India?

Answer:  Kanchanjungha

5. What was the family of the  Rigvedic  Aryans?

Answer: Patriarchal

6. On which day is the budget, in normal circumstances, presented to the Parliament?

Answer: The last day of February

7. Critical angle is  minimum when a light ray passes which thing?

Answer: Glass to air

8. Who directed the world famous film ‘The Gandhi’?

Answer: Richard Attenborough

9. When  does the sun reaches its maximum angular distance from the equator?

Answer: At the solstice

10. What was the ancient name of Bengal?

Answer: Gauda

11. Who said, “God helps those who help themselves”?

Answer: Swami Vivekananda

12. Which enzyme take part in digestion of milk protein?

Answer: Rennin

13. Right to Constitutional Remedies comes under which rights?

Answer: Fundamental Rights

14. When  does the South Pole experiences continuous light?

Answer: At winter solstice

15. Solankis were the rulers of which state?

Answer: Gujarat

16. ‘IC chips’ for computers are usually made of which metal?

Answer: Silicon

17. During which Five Year Plan was the total expenditure on agriculture the highest?

Answer: Fourth Five Year Plan

18. Which country has won women’s World Cup Kabaddi?

Answer: India

19. Where  are the Most of the Japanese industries are located?

Answer: On the Hokkaido coast

20. Which  Mughal  king tried to stop the practice of sati ?

Answer:  Aurangzeb

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