QUIZ OF DAY- BASIC GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

1. Where is the permanent secretariat of the SAARC?
Kathmandu
New Delhi
Islamabad
Colombo

2.

Which of the following are the members of SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation)?
Bhutan, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan
Bhutan, Bangladesh, the Maldives, Nepal, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka
Afghanistan, Pakistan, Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal and Sri Lanka
None of the above

3. Which is the oldest paramilitary force in the country?
Border Security Force (BSF)
Assam Rifles
Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
Coast Guard

4. Which is the India’s largest and the oldest museum?
Indian Museum, Kolkata
National Museum, New Delhi
Allahabad Museum
Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad

5. When was pottery developed in the Indus Valley?
5000 BC
6000 BC
3500 BC
2600 BC

6.

Which Academy promotes and develops literature in all the 22 languages of India?
Sahitya Academy
Sangeet Natak Academy
Lalit Kala Academy
None of the above

7.

Which of the following agencies related to the United Nations is concerned with promoting the growth of international trade and equilibrium in balance of payments?
United Nations Industrial Development Organisation
International Development Association
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Organisation
United Nation Development Programme

8. When was the International Monetary Fund established?
1945
1946
1947
1950

9. Which is the major mineral found in Punjab?
Coal
Gold
Salt
Iron

10. Which city in Tamil Nadu has airport?
Chennai
Triuchirapalli
Madurai
All of the above

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  1. Gayathri Ciddamsetty September 29, 2016
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