GK Questions for Competitive Exams – Set 1
GK Questions for Competitive Exams – Welcome to GKcoaching.in! In today’s class we will discuss some GK Questions for Competitive Exams. Here we have covered topics from History, Geography, Polity, like World parliament, United nations, RBI, Five year plan, Sanchi stupa, Supreme court, Sarnath pillar, Ashoka, Kalibangan, Lothal, Gautam buddha, etc.
GK Questions for Competitive Exams
# In India maximum number of workers are employed in?
a. Automobile industry
b. Textile industry
c. Iron and steel industry
d. Petrochemical industry
# Where is the headquarters of United Nations?
a. New York
# Which body of United Nations is considered as World Parliament?
a. General Assembly
b. Security Council
c. International Court of Justice
d. Trusteeship Council
# The head of the Reserve Bank of India is designated as?
a. Managing Director
b. Chief Executive Officer
c. Chief Banking Officer
# India started its Five year plan from?
# The last Five year plan was on which year?
> It was the 12th Five year plan from 2012-2017
# Which is the largest man made Canal in the world?
a. Panama canal
b. Rhine canal
c. Suez canal
d. Jawahar canal
# Who built the Sanchi stupa?
b. Chandragupta Maurya
# Where is Sanchi stupa located?
a. Uttar Pradesh
b. Madhya Pradesh
# Which article separates Jammu and Kashmir from rest of India?
a. Article 370
b. Article 360
c. Article 228
d. Article 350
# The judges of Supreme Court take oath before entering the office, conducted by?
a. Chief Justice of India
b. President or Vice President
c. President or some other person appointed by him/her
d. Prime Minister
# Where is Dhamek Stupa located?
d. Bodh Gaya
# From the following which one was not found in the form of archaeological remains from Kalibangan?
a. Black bangles
b. Couple burial
c. Fire pit
d. Ploughed field
GK for Competitive Exams
# Which information is found in Ashoka’s inscriptions?
a. Foreign policy
b. Life story of Ashoka
c. Internal policy
d. All the above
# The circle of the Sarnath Pillar indicates?
# Which is not counted under sub-vedas?
a. Shilp veda
b. Yajur veda
c. Ayur veda
d. Ghandharva veda
> There are 4 vedas – Rig veda, Sama veda, Yajur veda, Atharva veda
# From the following places, which place is NOT associated with Gautam Buddha?
a. Bodh Gaya
# What was the real name of Gautam Buddha?
# Which veda is referred to as the starting source of the word Rudra?
a. Sama veda
b. Atharva veda
c. Rig veda
d. Yajur veda
# Which dynasty ruler of south India assumed the title of Dharmaraj?
d. Western Ganga
# Which of the following was not exportable in the past Gupta period?
# Which of the following Pratihara king took the title of Pramana?
a. Nagabhata II
# Which of the following presents the oldest evidence of Neolithic Era?
# Which of the following was not found in Lothal as archaeological remains?
b. Persian seals
c. Couple burial
d. Fine variety of barley