RRB NTPC General Awareness Questions : 27th September

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Q1.The equator passes through
भूमध्य रेखा कहाँ से होकर गुजरती है?
(a)Cameroon / कैमरून
(b)Costa Rica/ कोस्टा रिका
(c) Kenya / केन्या
(d) Venezuel/ वेनेजुएला

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.The Equator passes through Kenya.

Q2.Name the state where density of population is the lowest
उस राज्य का नाम बताइए जहाँ जनसंख्या का घनत्व सबसे कम है?
(a)Meghalaya /मेघालय
(c)Arunachal Pradesh /अरुणाचल प्रदेश

Sol. Arunachal Pradesh has the lowest record of population density having just 17 per square kilometer.

Q3.Which of the following leaders presided over the Congress Session at Calcutta in 1906?
निम्नलिखित में से किस नेता ने 1906 में कलकत्ता में कांग्रेस अधिवेशन की अध्यक्षता की थी?
(a) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(b) Gopal Krishna Gokhle
(c) Aurobindo Ghosh
(d) Dadabhai Naoroji

.S3. Ans.(d)
Sol. Congress Session at Calcutta in 1906 was presided by Dadabhai Naoroji. In Calcutta session of 1906, Congress adopted Swaraj as the Goal of Indian people.

Q4.Who among the following is known as ‘the liberator of the press’ ?
निम्नलिखित में से किसे ‘प्रेस के मुक्तिदाता’ के रूप में जाना जाता है?
(a) William Jones/ विलियम जोन्स
(b) Lord Wellesley/ लॉर्ड वैलेस्ली
(c) Sir Charles Metcalfe/ सर चार्ल्स मेटकाफ
(d) Lord Minto/ लॉर्ड मिंटो

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol. In 1835 Sir Charles Metcalfe succeeded Lord William Bentinck, being senior member of council. “Lord Metcalfe” is called Liberator of India Press but soon he became a victim of party politics in England and was succeeded by Lord Auckland in 1836.

Q5.Where and when was the Ghadar Party founded?
ग़दर पार्टी की स्थापना कहाँ और कब हुई थी?
(a) America, 1913/
(b) England, 1917 /
(c) Denmark, 1921 /
(d) Scotland, 1925/

Sol. The Ghadar Party, initially the Pacific Coast Hindustan Association, was formed in 1913 in the United States under the leadership of HarDayal, Sant Baba Wasakha Singh Dadehar, Baba Jawala Singh, Santokh Singh and Sohan Singh Bhakna as its president.

Q6. According to Malthusian theory of population
माल्थुसियन के जनसंख्या सिद्धांत के अनुसार-
(a) Population increases in geometric ratio, food supply increases in arithmetic ratio/ जनसंख्या ज्यामितीय अनुपात में बढ़ती है, खाद्य आपूर्ति अंकगणितीय अनुपात में बढ़ती है
(b) Population increases in arithmetic ratio, food supply increases in geometric ratio/ जनसंख्या अंकगणितीय अनुपात में बढ़ती है, खाद्य आपूर्ति ज्यामितीय अनुपात में बढ़ जाती है
(c) Population increases in a harmonic mean, food supply increases in geometric ratio/ जनसंख्या हरात्मक माध्य में बढ़ती है, खाद्य आपूर्ति ज्यामितीय अनुपात में बढ़ जाती है
(d) Population increases in a harmonic ratio, food supply increases in a arithmetic ratio/ जनसंख्या हरात्मक अनुपात में बढ़ती है, खाद्य आपूर्ति अंकगणितीय अनुपात में बढ़ जाती है

S6. Ans.(a)
Sol.Malthusian theory of population states that
“By nature human food increases in a slow arithmetical ratio; man himself increases in a quick geometrical ratio unless want and vice stop him.The increase in numbers is necessarily limited by the means of subsistence Population invariably increases when the means of subsistence increase, unless prevented by powerful and obvious checks..

Q7. The goods which people consume more, when their price rises are called _______.
वह वस्तुएं जिनकी कीमत बढ़ने के बाद लोग अधिक उपयोग करता है , उन्हें _______ कहा जाता है?
(a) Essential goods/ आवश्यक वस्तुएं
(b) Capital goods/ पूंजीगत वस्तुएं
(c) Veblen goods वेबलेन वस्तुएँ
(d) Giffen goods/गिफ्फिन वस्तुएं

S7. Ans.(d)
Sol. A Giffen good is a good for which demand increases as the price increases, and falls when the price decreases.

Q8.Which of the following is not a fundamental duty?
इनमें से कौन सा मौलिक कर्तव्य नहीं है?
(a) To abide by constitution and respect the National Flag/ संविधान का पालन करना और राष्ट्रीय ध्वज का सम्मान करना
(b) To promote harmony and brotherhood / सद्भाव और भाईचारे को बढ़ावा देना
(c) To uphold and protect the sovereignty/ संप्रभुता को बनाए रखना और संरक्षित करना
(d) Abolition of titles except military and academic/ सैन्य और अकादमिक को छोड़कर खिताब उन्मूलन

S8. Ans.(d)
Sol.“Abolition of titles except military and academic” is a Fundamental Right under Article 18 of Indian constitution. It is not a Fundamental duty.

Q9.”United Nations Organization” is listed in the __________ list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.
“संयुक्त राष्ट्र संगठन” भारत के संविधान में सातवीं अनुसूची में दी गई __________ सूची में सूचीबद्ध है.
(a) Union/ संघ
(b) State/ राज्य
(c) Global/ वैश्विक
(d) Concurrent/ समवर्ती

Sol. “United Nations Organization” is listed in the Union list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.

Q10.There are total _________ parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha constituency) in Sikkim.
सिक्किम में कुल _________ संसदीय सीटें (राज्यसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) हैं.
(a) 11
(b) 19
(c) 10
(d) 1

Sol. There is one parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha Constituency) in Sikkim.

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