General knowledge quiz

Posted by Editorial Stuff on Monday, August 26, 2013

Question: 1

What happens to the resistivity of a semiconductor if the temperature of the semiconductor rises?

(A) Increase.
(B) Decrease.
(C) Remain Constant.
(D) Reduce to Zero.
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Question: 2

On which of the following date World AIDS day is celebrated?

(A) July, 5
(B) September, 10
(C) October, 20
(D) December, 1
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Question: 3

Which of the following is not a degenerative disease?

(A) Arthritis.
(B) Heart attack.
(C) Typhoid.
(D) Diabetes mellitus.
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Question: 4

Which of the following disease is not a viral disease?

(A) Tuberculosis.
(B) HIV.
(C) Chicken Pox.
(D) Jaundice.
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Question: 5

The Regur soil found in Indian states like; Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and etc. Regur Soil is what type of soil?

(A) Red Soil.
(B) Black Soil.
(C) Alluvial Soil.
(D) Laterite Soils.
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Question: 6

Which is the most expensive city in the world today?

(A) Tokyo.
(B) Melbourne.
(C) Zurich.
(D) Washington.
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Question: 7

Who coined the phase 'Survival of the fittest'?

(A) Charles Darwin.
(B) Antonie van Leeuwenhoek.
(C) Gregor Mendel.
(D) Alexander Fleming.
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Question: 8

Soaps are made of which of these following compounds?

(A) Sodium and potassium salts of higher fatty acids.
(B) Sodium salts of sulphonic acids.
(C) High molecular mass alcohols.
(D) Mixtures of glycerol and phenol.
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Question: 9

Enzymes are organic compounds of protein category which-

(A) Act as catalysts in life processes.
(B) Helps in supply of oxygen in blood.
(C) Helps to regulate the manner and rate of use of glucose in body.
(D) Helps in heredity maintenance.
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Question: 10

Which of the following metal at first discovered by human?

(A) Iron.
(B) Copper.
(C) Aluminium.
(D) Gold.
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