General Knowledge

ISBT General Knowledge for all banking PO,Clerk,IBPS PO,Railway,SSC,IAS,OAS Exams


In the Constitution of India , promotion of international peace and security is included in the ---- 
1) Preamble to the Constitution 2) Directive Principle of State Policy
3) Fundamental Duties 4) Ninth Schedules
5)None of these
Answer : Directive Principle of State Policy
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Which of the following Schedules of the constitution of India contains provisions regarding anti- defections ? 
1) Second schedule 2) Fifth schedule
3) Eighth schedule 4) Tenth schedule
5)None of these
Answer : Tenth schedule
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Which of the following is the largest Committee of the parliament ?
1) The Committee on Public Accounts 2) The Committee on Estimates
3) The Committee on Public Undertakings 4) The Committee on Petitions
5)None of these
Answer : The Committee on Public Accounts
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On which among the following dates, National Development Council was set up ?
1) 9th August 1960 2) 6th August 1952
3) 15th September 1958 4) 29th August 1960
5)None of these
Answer : 6th August 1952
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The Central Government can assign any function to the States :
1) On the directive of the President 2) On the recommendation of Parliament
3) Any time it wishes to do so 4) With the consent of the state Government
5)None of these
Answer : With the consent of the state Government
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What is zero hour ?
1) When the proposals of the opposition are considered. 2) When matters of utmost importance are raised
3) Interval between the morning and afternoon sessions 4) When a money bill is introduced in the Lok Sabha
5)None of these
Answer : When matters of utmost importance are raised
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The Chairman of Public Accounts Committee is appointed/elected by --------- .
1) Appointed by President 2) Elected by members of PAC
3) Elected by Union Cabinet 4) Appointed by Speaker
5)None of these
Answer : Elected by members of PAC
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Which of the following person/organisation will decide the Office of Profit ?
1) President and Governor 2) Union Parliament
3) Supreme Court 4) Union Public Service Commission
5)None of these
Answer : Union Parliament
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Which of following is the chief function of the UPSC ?
1) to conduct examinations for appointment to All India and Central Services. 2) to advise the President regarding claims of civil servants for costs incurred in the course of execution of duties.
3) to advise the President regarding disciplinary action against a civil servant. 4) All of the above
5)None of these
Answer : All of the above
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The Comptroller and Auditor General is appointed by the President. He can be removed :
1) By the President 2) On an address from both Houses of Parliament
3) By the Supreme Court 4) On the recommendation of the President by the Supreme Court
5)None of these
Answer : By the President
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