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National Horticulture board is located at/राष्ट्रीय बागवानी बोर्ड उपस्थित है:

Kanpur/ कानपुर
Sirsa / सिरसा
Gurgaon/ गुडगाँव
Dehradun / देहरादून

Correct Answer :Gurgaon/गुडगाँव

Central coffee research institute is located at:/ केंद्रीय कॉफी शोध संस्‍थान कहाँ स्थित है?

Kottayam, Kerala/ कोट्टायम, केरल
Kasargode, Kerala/ कसरगोड़, केरल
Balehonnur, Karnataka/ बलेहोनूर, कर्नाटक
Valparai, Tamilnadu/ वल्पराई, तमिलनाडू

Correct Answer :Balehonnur,Karnataka/ बलेहोनूर, कर्नाटक

India’s 1st Digital flower auction centre is located in:/ भारत का प्रथम डिजटिल फूल नीलामी केंद्र स्थित है:

Hyderabad/ हैदराबाद
Pune/ पुणे
Bengaluru/ बेंगलुरू

Correct Answer :Bengaluru/ बेंगलुरू

The Lodha Committee’s recommendations on reforms are associated with:/ लोढ़ा समिति
की सिफ़ारिशें निम्न में से किस समूह के सुधार से संबंधित हैं?

Hockey India / हॉकी इंडिया
All India Football Federation/ ऑल इंडिया फुटबॉल फेडरेशन
Board of Control for Cricket in India/ बोर्ड कंट्रोल फॉर क्रिकेट इन इंडिया
Sports Authority of India/ भारतीय खेल प्राधिकरण

Correct Answer :Board of Control for Cricket in India/ बोर्ड कंट्रोल फॉर क्रिकेट इन इंडिया

Who among the following is the author of book “1991: How PV Narasimha Rao Made History”?/ निम्न में से कौन “1991: हाऊ पी वी नरसिंह राव मेड हिस्ट्री" के लेखक है?

Sanjaya Baru/ संजय बारू
Ajit Doval/ अजित डोवल
G Parthasarathy/ जी पार्थ सारथी
Shyam Saran/ श्याम सरन

Correct Answer :Sanjaya Baru/ संजय बारू

Which of the following central forces celebrated its raising day on 24 Oct ? / निम्न में
से कौन सा केंद्रीय बल 24 अक्टूबर को अपना स्थापना दिवस मनाती है ?

ITBP/ आईटीबीपी
BSF/ बीएसएफ़
CISF/ सीआईएसएफ़
SSB/ एसएसबी

Correct Answer :ITBP/ आईटीबीपी

Solung festival is associated with which of the following states?/ सोलुंग पर्व निम्न में से किस राज्य
से संबंधित है ?

Himachal Pradesh/हिमाचल प्रदेश
Jharkhand/ झारखंड
Arunachal Pradesh/ अरूणाचल प्रदेश
Chhattisgarh/ छत्तीसगढ़

Correct Answer :Arunachal Pradesh/ अरूणाचल प्रदेश

Subroto Cup is associated with which of the following games?/ सुब्रतो कप निम्न में से किस खेल
से संबंधित है ?

Hockey/ हॉकी
Football/ फुटबॉल
Cricket/ क्रकिेट
Badminton/ बैडमिंटन

Correct Answer :Football/ फुटबॉल

The amended Prohibition of Benami Property Transactions, Act, 1988, will come into effect
from:/ बेनामी संपत्ति लेनदेन निषेध अधिनियम 1988 का संशोधित रुप किस दिनाँक से प्रभाव में आयेगा?

1 November 2016/ 1 नवंबर 2016
1 December 2016/ 1 दिसंबर 2016
1 March 2017/ 1 मई 2017
1 April 2017/ 1 अप्रैल 2017

Correct Answer :1 November 2016/ 1 नवंबर 2016

_____ is the first month of National Calendar of India?


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On which river is Varanasi situated?


Correct Answer :


"Kuchipudi" dance is of which state of India?

Andhra Pradesh
West Bengal

Correct Answer :

Andhra Pradesh

The famous Fergusson College of Pune was founded under which society?

Deccan Education Society
Theosophical Society of India
British Indian Association
None of the above

Correct Answer :

Deccan Education Society

After leaving the Congress Subhash Chandra Bose formed, his own party, in 1939. What was the name of the party?

Socialist Block
Revolutionary Socialist Block
Forward Block
Socialist Congress Block

Correct Answer :

Forward Block

In India Longest National Highway is ______?

A) NH7
B) NH3
C) NH12
D) NH25

Correct Answer :NH7
Explanation :

National Highway 7 (NH 7) Length: 2,369 km
From Varanasi to Kanyakumari
Route: Varanasi> Jabalpur> Nagpur> Hyderabad> Bangalore> Madurai> Kanyakumari

"Mandi Project" is in which state of India?

Himachal Pradesh


Madhya Pradesh


Correct Answer :

Himachal Pradesh

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20% of a quantity is Rs 400, the quantity equals?

Time and Work

A certain piece of work can be completed by 12 men in 9 days. After they have worked for six days, six more men joined them. How many days will it take to complete the remaining work?

Ratio and Proportion

A certain sum was divided among A, B and C in the ratio 5 : 7 : 6. If B received Rs 4500 more than C, find C's share?

Problems on Ages

A is two years older than B who is twice as old as C. If the total of the ages of A, B and C be 27, the how old is A?

Time and Work

A and B can together finish a work in 30 days. They worked at it for 20 days and then B left. The remaining work was done by A alone in 20 more days. B alone can do the entire work in?


A retailer buys a washing machine marked at Rs 4800 and gets two successive discounts of 15% and 5%. If he spends Rs 124 on transportation and sells the washing machine at a gain of 13%, then find the selling price of the machine.

Boats and Streams

Speed of a boat in still water is 10 kmph, and speed of the stream is 5 Kmph. In how many minutes would the boat cover a distance of 5 km downstream?

Problems on Ages

The age of two persons differ by 2 years. If the sum of their ages is equal to the square root of 144 then find the age of the elder among the two person?

The age of A is six times the age of his son. A's father is 40 years older than him. Together, they are 118 years old. What is the age of A?


The average mark of 50 students is 75. If the marks obtained by one of the student had been written as 36 instead of 86, then the corrected average of marks is:


What is inode?

Problems on Ages

A group of 15 people has average age of 45 years. Two persons are excluded and the average of the remaining is increased by 5 years. What is the average age of the two persons who have been excluded?


In the world cup, Yuvraj has a batting average of 65 in 7 matches till semi-final. How much should Yuvraj score in the 8th match ie the final match to get a batting average of 85?

Problems on Trains

A train takes 8 sec to cross a 75 metre long platform at a speed of 90 km/h. What is the length of the train?

Alligation or Mixture

In what ratio must Rs 50 per kg salt be mixed with Rs 80 per kg salt to obtain a mixture worth of Rs 60 per kg?


Find the sum of the given series: 3 + 9 + 27 + 81 + 243 + 729 + 2187 + 6561


Find the average. 62, 54, 44, 36, 28 & 22


In an examination, 36% of the students failed in English and 40% failed in Hindi. If 20% of the students failed in both subjects, then the pass percentage is?

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