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10th Class - CBSE - General Knowledge - 989 Questions - 0 Concepts

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Q1 Single Correct Hard
Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about 'National Biophrams Mission (NBM)'?
$$1$$. It comes under the aegis of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
$$2$$. It would be implemented by Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC).
$$3$$. NBM has been launched in collaboration with World Bank.
Choose the correct option.
  • A. $$3$$ only
  • B. $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • C. $$2$$ and $$3$$
  • D. $$1$$ and $$3$$

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Q2 Single Correct Hard
Which of the following Protozoa causes Malaria?
$$1$$. Plasmodium Malariae
$$2$$. Plasmodium Falciparum
$$3$$. Plasmodium Vivax
$$4$$. Plasmodium Ovale
Choose the correct option.
  • A. $$1, 2$$ and $$3$$
  • B. $$1, 3$$ and $$4$$
  • C. All of the above
  • D. $$1, 2$$ and $$4$$

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Q3 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about 'Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project':
$$1$$. It uses a Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor.
$$2$$. It is a part of the Stage-$$1$$ of India's Nuclear Programme.
$$3$$. It is based on the technology of Nuclear Fission and uses Enriched Uranium as fuel.
$$4$$. It uses Heavy Water as a coolant.
Which of the statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$2$$ and $$3$$
  • B. $$1, 3$$ and $$4$$
  • C. $$2$$ and $$4$$
  • D. $$2, 3$$ and $$4$$

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Q4 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about 'Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL)'.
$$1$$. It controls Stage-$$1$$ and Stage-$$2$$ of India's Nuclear Programme.
$$2$$. It comes under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Which of the statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ only
  • B. $$2$$ only
  • C. Both $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • D. Neither $$1$$ nor $$2$$

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Q5 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about Universal Immunizations Programme.
$$1$$. It aims to provide vaccinations for $$11$$ vaccinepreventable diseases.
$$2$$. It aims to immunize children only.
Which of the given statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ only
  • B. $$2$$ only
  • C. Both $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • D. Neither $$1$$ nor $$2$$

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Q6 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about 'INS Kiltan':
$$1$$. It is a sand bar island in Andaman and Nicobar Island group.
$$2$$. INS Kiltan, a diesel-propelled anti-submarine corvette, has recently been inducted into the Indian navy.
Which of the given statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ only
  • B. $$2$$ only
  • C. Both $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • D. Neither $$1$$ nor $$2$$

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Q7 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about 'Missile system of India'.
$$1$$. Akash, a surface-to-surface missile, has a range of 25 KM.
$$2$$. Astra, an air-to-air missile, has a range of 60 KM.
$$3$$. Akash and Astra use indigenous Radio-Frequency Seeker.
Which of the given statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • B. $$2$$ and $$3$$
  • C. $$1$$ and $$3$$
  • D. $$1, 2$$ and $$3$$

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Q8 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about 'Satellite Launch Vehicles'.
$$1$$. PSLV has a $$4$$ stage launch process.
$$2$$. GSLV has a $$3$$ stage launch process.
$$3$$. GSLV MK-II can carry satellites up to $$4$$ tons whereas PSLV can carry satellites of up to $$2$$ tons.
Which of the given statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • B. $$2$$ and $$3$$
  • C. $$1$$ and $$3$$
  • D. $$1, 2$$ and $$3$$

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Q9 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about GSAT-$$19$$.
$$1$$. The payload of the satellite consists of transponders for communication purposes.
$$2$$. It was launched using GSLV MK-II vehicle.
Which of the statement(s) is/are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ only
  • B. $$2$$ only
  • C. Both $$1$$ and $$2$$
  • D. Neither $$1$$ nor $$2$$

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Q10 Single Correct Medium
Which country will become the world's first country to switch off FM radio by the end of 2017?
  • A. Norway
  • B. Sweden
  • C. The Netherlands
  • D. Finland

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