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Which of the following river is known as "Sorrow of Bihar" ?
1) Gandak 2) Kosi
3) Hoogly 4) Damodar
5)None of these
Answer : Kosi
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Which of the following layers of earth’s atmosphere is the coldest layer?

1) Troposphere 2) Stratosphere
3) Mesosphere 4) Exosphere
Answer : Mesosphere
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Which of the following Banks/ financial institution  launched "Kisan Credit Card" for the first time in India ? 
Answer : NABARD
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In which region can the phenomenon of midnight sun be observed ? 
1) In the tropical zone 2) In warm temperature regions
3) In the Arctic and Antarctic regions 4) Anywhere at the time of solar eclipse
5)None of these
Answer : In the Arctic and Antarctic regions
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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 organizations bring out the publication known as " World Economic Outlook " ?
1) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) 2) UNDP
3) The World Economic Forum (WEF) 4) The World Bank
5)None of these
Answer : The International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Consider the following  pairs:
1. Garba                   :          Gujarat 
2. Mohiniattam         :          Odisha 
3. Yakshagana         :          Karnataka 

Which of the following pairs given above is/are correctly matched ?
1) 1 only 2) 2 and 3 only
3) 1 and 3 only 4) All 1,2 and 3
5)None of these
Answer : 1 and 3 only
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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 Estimates
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The 2018 - Winter Olympic to be held in Pyeongchang , South Korea. Thus , South Korea become the ---- Asian nation to be host the games .
1) first 2) second
3) third 4) fourth
5)Noe of these
Answer : third
Explanation : The 2018 Olympics will be the second Olympic Games held in South Korea, after the 1988 Summer Olympics held inSeoul, and will be South Korea's first Winter Games.Pyeongchang will be the third Asian city to host the Winter Games after Sapporo, Japan (1972), and Nagano, Japan (1998).
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