General Knowledge Quiz 220


1. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) was established in
[a] 1992
[b] 1947
[c] 1990
[d] 1976

2. Which Five-year Plan is being implemented at present?
[a] Eleventh
[b] Eighth
[c] Ninth
[d] Tenth

3. Which of the following is not a direct tax?
[a] Sales tax
[b] Income tax
[c] Wealth tax
[d] Estate duty

4. Who is the ex-officio chairman of Planning Commission?
[a] Prime Minister
[b] President
[c] Chief Justice of Supreme Court
[d] Speaker of Lok Sabha

5. The Indian economy is
[a] Capitalist
[b] Socialistic
[c] Mixed
[d] Federal

6. Which certification indicates a guarantee of quality for agricultural food products like ghee, honey, etc.?
[a] ISI
[b] Agmark
[c] BIS
[d] All of above

7. Who was the first chairman of the Planning Commission?
[a] Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
[b] Jawaharlal Nehru
[c] Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[d] Dr. M. Vishveshwaraya

8. Who is the Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission at present?
[a] Montek Singh Ahluwalia
[b] B Balakrishnan
[c] Manmohan Singh
[d] Anil Kakodkar

9. In India farm credit is regulated by
[a] SBI
[b] RBI
[d] Union Government

10. The term of the 11th Five Year Plan is
[a] 2007 – 2012
[b] 2005 – 2010
[c] 2008 – 2013
[d] 2006 – 2011

11. When was the Tata Iron & Steel Company set up at Jamshedpur?
[a] 1907
[b] 1911
[c] 1914
[d] 1921

12. In terms of size what position does the Indian economy occupy in the world?
[a] 10th
[b] 12th
[c] 7th
[d] 9th

13. When was the General Insurance Corporation of India formed?
[a] 1982
[b] 1972
[c] 1956
[d] 1935

14. Which Five-Year Plan had adopted ‘Removal of Poverty’ as its foremost objective?
[a] Second
[b] Third
[c] Fourth
[d] Sixth

15. During the financial year 2007- 08 India recorded a GDP growth of
[a] 8%
[b] 8.5%
[c] 9.1%
[d] 9.7%

1. 1992
2. Eleventh
3. Sales tax
4. Prime Minister
5. Mixed
6. Agmark
7. Jawaharlal Nehru
8. Montek Singh Ahluwalia
10. 2007 – 2012
11. 1907
12. 12th
13. 1972
14. Sixth
15. 9.1%