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General Knowledge Quiz - 2018

Quizzes are very important for any student, as it motivates them to learn more. It helps to stop and review what was learned. Repetition is an important element of learning, and one way to repeat content is through quizzes. Quizzes cause students to learn more from the next study term or episode. Essentially, it reduces forgetting which makes the next study area more productive. One of the major benefits is that it offers is better organization of knowledge by helping the brain organize material in clusters to allow better retrieval. Quizzes also improve the transfer of knowledge to new contexts.

Why we need a daily online quiz ?

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) syllabus for prelims has clearly mentioned current events and happenings of national and international importance. This part of the syllabus is called as current affairs. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has included current affairs in the exam but the syllabus of current affairs is not well-defined for both prelims and mains exam. So a student should read major newspapers every day and make notes out of it. In order to assess one’s knowledge after learning it, one should take a daily quiz, which makes them more likely to retain it for the longer term. That is the reason why Civil Service India brings you the daily general quiz

This new resource will help you do better in your UPSC IAS exams. We shall be giving updated Current Affairs Quizzes that will include 2018 General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Gk Questions or any other name by which you call it. The Current Affairs Quiz will help you refresh your memory on current affairs of India and the world targeted at getting you ready for the UPSC exam. This 2018 GK online Quiz is updated on daily basis on working days. This is by far the best UPSC Online Mock Test for Civil Service Aspirants and has been prepared by experts who know the exam and have themselves been aspirants. To top this its a free online test series for ias aspirants. These are like ias mock tests modelled on the test questions given by UPSC. This general knowledge based daily current affairs quiz for upsc acts like having a practice everyday. Also attempting these questions will clear some of your doubts that you may have in understanding urrent affairs topics better. Please download our app and practice this IAS GK quiz questions on the go thus updating yourself in a short time span. Effective time management is crucial for teh IAS exam.

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Online general knowledge Quiz (20-September-2018)

1.Mention the year, Section 377 (IPC) which is now decriminalized by SC, was implemented in the British rule in India ?

a) 1920
b) 1940
c) 1861
d) 1857

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


2.Name the first ever bollywood film which was released in Saudi Arabia ?

a) Sultan
b) Raazi
c) Padman
d) Gold

A) a is the correct answer
B) d is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) All the Above is the correct answer


3.Name the ministry which has launched the programme, Matatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention ?

a) Ministry of External Affairs
b) Ministry of Women and Child Development
c) Ministry of Rural Development
d) Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


4.Name the sportsperson who has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of BSNL ?

a) Manik Batra
b) Neeraj Chopra
c) Mary Kom
d) Saina Nehwal

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


5.Rikako Ikee who was named as the Most Valuable Player at Asian Games, belongs to which Country ?

a) Saudi Arabia
b) Japan
c) China
d) North Korea

A) d is the correct answer
B) a is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) b is the correct answer


6.Name the country, which topped the India’s FDI chart in the financial year 2017-18 ?

a) China
b) UK
c) France
d) Mauritius

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


7. Name the country which recently signed agreements on combating money laundering ?

a) UK
b) Cyprus
c) Poland
d) Switzerland

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


8. Name the cricketer who recently announced his retirement ?

a) Mathew Hayden
b) Andrew Simmons
c) Alistair Cook
d) Kane Williamson

A) a is the correct answer
B) d is the correct answer
C) b is the correct answer
D) c is the correct answer


9. Name the Indian fighter plane which successfully performed the first ever midair refueling ?

a) Mirage
b) Sukhoi
c) Tejas
d) Jaguar

A) a is the correct answer
B) a & b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


10.Name the Indian airport which is set to use face recognition as boarding pass for passengers ?

a) Chennai International Airport
b) New Delhi International Airport
c) Bangalore International Airport
d) Mumbai International Airpor

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer




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