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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.

Online general knowledge test for 2018 prelims

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Online general knowledge Quiz (25-May-2018)

1.First ever all woman Post Office Passport Seva Kendra was opened in which city ?

a) Pune
b) Jaipur
c) Phagwara
d) Coimbatore

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 state which has been put on high alert in the wake of deaths due to the ‘Nipah’ virus (NiV)?

a) Kerala
b) Tamil Nadu
c) Bihar
d) West Bengal

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


3.What is the number of gram panchayats in which the network of Common Service Centres (CSCs), which act as access points for delivery of various electronic services to villages in India, are set to be expanded by the year end?

a) 2.15 lakh
b) 2.50 lakh
c) 2.75 lakh
d) 3.oo lakh

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.What is the river on which the 330 MW Kishanganga Hydropower Project was recently inaugurated by the Prime Minister in northern Kashmir’s Gurez?

a) Jhelum
b) Beas
c) Ravi
d) Chenab

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


5.Which place in Sweden recently hosted the Mission Innovation Ministerial?

a) Malmo
b) Kiruna
c) Gotland
d) Gothenburg

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


6.Name the place where the Plenary Meeting of the 71st World Health Assembly was held recently?

a) Paris
b) Geneva
c) Frankfurt
d) Berlin

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


7.What is the name of the Yamuna River Front Development Project of Delhi Development Authority which was in the news after National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) asked DDA to expedite it?

a) Asmita
b) Yangta
c) Asita
d) Monta

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.Which country is hosting its first ever Shanghai Cooperation Organisation-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (SCO-RATS) meeting?

a) China
b) Pakistan
c) Tashkent
d) India

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


9. What is the name of the supersonic cruise missile which was recently successfully test fired from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Balasore, Odisha?

a) Brahma
b) Trishul
c) BrahMos
d) Lakshya

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


10.Which day was recently observed as The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase awareness on various biodiversity issues such as habitat destruction, marine pollution and climate change?

a) 21st May
b) 22nd May
c) 23rd May
d) 24th May

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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