Wbcs Gk Question And Answer English Part- 1

Wbcs Gk Question And Answer English Part -1

Wbcs Gk Question And Answer English Part -1
Wbcs Gk Question And Answer English Part -1

Wbcs Gk Question And Answer English Part -1

1.With which does the power to extend or restrict the jurisdiction of the High Court rest?

Ans: With the Parliament

2. ‘Gobar gas’ contains mainly which gas?

Ans: Methane

3. Which is the biggest Public Sector undertaking in the country?

Ans: Railways

4. Which rocks is transformed into marble?

Ans: Limestone

5. Which ‘Englishmen was fellow of Gandhiji in South Africa?

Ans: Polak

6. By which number the quality of gasoline’ sample is determined?

Ans: By its octane number

7. Due to bite of mad dog the disease hydrophobia is caused by which virus?

Ans: Rabies virus

8. Who appoints the Chief Election Commissioner of India?

Ans: President

9. What is the principal reason for the formation of metamorphic rocks?

Ans: Extreme heat and pressure

10. Who said “I therefore want freedom immediately, this very night, before dawn if it can be had”?

Ans: Mahatma Gandhi

11. A temperature at which both the Fahrenheit and the centigrade scales have the same value?

Ans: -40°

12. With which is the ‘Tennis court oath’ associated?

Ans: French Revolution

13. Which is the tax that takes away a higher proportion of one’s income as the income rises?

Ans: Progressive tax

14. Where is the Sargasso sea located?

Ans: North Atlantic Ocean

15. Who com merited that Cripps Mission was a postdated cheque on a crashing bank?

Ans: Mahatma Gandhi

16. Medicine for epilepsy is obtain from which lichen?

Ans: Parmelia

17. Up to howmuch age can the Members of the Union Public Service Commission function?

Ans: 65 years

18. Which type of glass is used for making glass reinforced plastic?

Ans: Quartz glass

19. Which is the greatest known ocean depth (which lies in the Pacific Ocean)? 

Ans: 11,033 m

20. At which one place did Mahatma Gandhi first start his Satyagraha in India?

Ans: Champaran

21. With which country is “Orange’ Revolution” associated?

Ans: Ukraine

22. With which field was Pandit Bhimsen Joshi associated?

Ans: Music’s

23. What percentage of water is lost during transpiration?

Ans: 99%

24. Which is the most populous city in the world?

Ans: Tokyo

25. By which ruler was the practice of military governorship first introduced in India?

Ans: Greeks

26. Which country has the briefest Constitution in the world?

Ans: USA

27. When temperature is gradually decreased, what is the specific heat of substance?

Ans: Decreased

28. What is the mean of Invisible Export?

Ans: Export Services

29. Which is the country with the highest density of population in Europe?

Ans: Netherlands

30. Bhakt Tukaram was a contemporary of which Mughal emperor? 

Ans: Jahangir

31. Who was the first person to cross the Alps with army?

Ans: Hannibal

32. What is the loss of water in the form of water drops called?

Ans: Guttation

33. Who was made the Home Minister when Jawaharlal Nehru formed the Interim Government in 1946?

Ans: Sardar Patel

34. Which foreign country is closest to Andarnan Islands?

Ans: Myanmar

35. Who was called Zinda Pir (living saint) in Mughal India?

Ans: Aurangzeb

36. Which metal is non toxic in nature?

Ans: Gold

37. Which is the latest addition to the list of UNESCO’s world heritage sites in India?

Ans: Red Fort

38. Which committee was assigned to recommend reforms in the insurance sector?

Ans: Malhotra Committee

39. Which State shares boundaries with the maximum number of other States of India?

Ans: Assam

40. The first railway line in India was opened in which year?

Ans: 1853

41. What is Study of growth and development of embryo?

Ans: Embryology

42. What is the minimum permissible age for employment in any factory or mine?

Ans: 14 years

43. Angular separation between two colours of the spectrum depends upon which thing?

Ans: Angle of deviation

44. Which mountain range stretches from Gujarat in west to Delhi in the north? 

Ans: Aravallis

45. In which nomad man started settling?

Ans: Neolithic Age

46. Where is the headquarter of International atomic Energy Agency is located? 

Ans: Vienna

47. The book ‘Diplomatic Encounter’ has been written by which author?

Ans: Arundhati Roy

48. What is the Study of pulse and arterial blood pressure called?

Ans: Sphygmology

49. The Himalayas are formed of parallel fold ranges of which the oldest range?

Ans: The Great Himalayan Range

50. Rigveda is divided into 10 books. Which books are the oldest?

Ans: Second and seventh

51. Who is competent to prescribe conditions as for acquiring Indian citizenship?

Ans: Parliament

52. Which is the element that has the highest first ionization potential?

Ans: Nitrogen

53. During which Plan did prices show a decline?

Ans: First

54. Which state has the largest number of salt lakes in India?

Ans: Rajasthan

55. Who was the last of the 24th Jain Tirthankaras?

Ans: Mahavira

56. Who is the author of the book ‘The Rights of Man’?

Ans: Thomas Paine

57. What is considered as the easily digestable source of protein?

Ans: Soyabean

58. When the Vice-President acts as President he gets the emoluments of which post?

Ans: President

59. Which port especially developed for exporting iron ore to Japan?

Ans: Paradeep

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