- Destination India, conference on commerce and trade was organised at:
(a) Zurich (b) Bangalore (c) Singapore (d) Tokyo ANS : (a)
2.According to a survey by Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry which of the following countries tops the list on labour productivity:
(a) India (b) Luxembourg (c) Belgium (d) France ANS : (b)
3.India’s first Asset Reconstruction Company road map was prepared by
a) SBI (b) IDBI (c) ICICI (d) HDFC ANS : (c)
4.Which of the following country is the new member of International Coffee Organisation?
(a) India (b) Sri Lanka (c) Kenya (d) Vietnam ANS : (d)
5.Who among the following headed the Indo-UK Round Table conference held at London to strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries?
(a) Swaraj Paul (b) Jaswant Singh(c) K.C. Pant (d) Yashwant Sinha ANS : (c)
6.Diva a specially designed women’s international credit card has been launched by:
(a) Federal Bank (b) Standard Chartered Bank(c) Dresdner Bank (d) ABN-Amro Bank ANS : (b)
7.Richard Grasso is the head of:
(a) NASDAQ(b) London Stock Exchange(c) New York Stock Exchange(d) Dubai Stock Exchange ANS : (c)
8.Indica is the multipurpose vehicle, launched by____at the international motorshow in Geneva.(a) TELCO (b) BAJAJ and SIL (c) LML (d) HONDA ANS : (a)
9. Match the following Company/organisation Chief Executive Officer
General Electricals A. Harvey PittII. Star Alliance B. S. DevarajahIII. Securities and C. Jeff Immelt Exchange Commission D. Cheong Choong KongIV. Manufacturer Association of Information Technology Code:I II III IV
(a) A B C D(b) B A C D(c) C D B A(d) D C A B ANS : (c)
10.Nokia Corporation, the leading mobile phone makers is a___based company.
(a) USA (b) Japan (c) Philippines (d) Finland ANS : (d)
11.ICENET is the network connecting the offices of the:
(a) Central Board of Excise and Customs(b) State Bank of India(c) Human Resource Ministry(d) External Affairs Ministry ANS : (a)
12.Geographical Information System Software known as Gram Chitra was unveiled
(a) C-DAC (b) Media Labs Asia(c) Satyam Infoway (d) Honda ANS : (b)
13.The Kofi Annan Institute for IT Excellence, has been set by India at____:
(a) Kenya (b) Guatemala (c) Ghana (d) Durban ANS : (c)
14. India’s first Defence Intelligence Agency became operational in___2002.
(a) June (b) March (c) April (d) May ANS : (c)
15.The first hydel project in Andaman and Nicobar islands has been commissioned by:
(a) NHPC (b) Dabhol Power Corporation(c) BHEL (d) NTPC ANS : (a)
16.First Indian Laboratory (and India to be the 26th country) to be accredited by the College of American Pathology is:
(a) Cipla lab (b) Speciality Ranbaxy Ltd(c) Zydus Cadila Ltd (d) Sun Pharma lab
17. Smart Kid Insurance policy has been launched for students by:
(a) Tata-AIG (b) SBI-Cardife (c) ICICI Prudential (d) LICI ANS : (a)
18.Who among the following has been appointed as the chairman of Central Electricity Authority:
(a) J.L. Bajaj (b) H.L. Bajaj(c) Y.N. Prasad (d) J.L. Raina ANS : (b)
19.Chilka Development Authority, the first organisation in the Asian subcontinent to receive Ramsar Wetland Conservation Award for the year 2002 is in:
(a) Kerala (b) Orissa (c) Assam (d) Uttaranchal ANS : (b)
20.The chief architect of Ganga Action Plan, an environmentalist and recipient of various awards died recently. Name him.
(a) Md. Bazzi (b) Arshad-uz-Zaman(c) Dr T.N. Khoshro (d) George Soros ANS : (c)
21.CBE-2002 a NATO exercise by Canada, Greece, Hungary, Turkey, UK and US was launched in____, for NATO peace programme.
(a) Georgia (b) Angola (c) Durban (d) Ireland ANS : (a)
22.2002 MN is the name of:
(a) Supercomputer (b) Asteroid(c) Spacecraft (d) Star ANS : (b)
23.Orange Prizes given in the field of:
(a) Literature (b) sports (c) medicine (d) acting ANS : (a)
24.In the global tea production, India accounts for____per cent of tea production.
(a) 27 (b) 26.7 (c) 24.3 (d) 27.7 ANS : (d)
25. USA has signed legislation to protect the country from biological terrorist attack worth:
(a) $ 4.6 billion (b) $ 6 billion(c) $ 7 billion (d) $ 8 billion ANS : (a)
26. World day to combat desertification and drought is observed on:
(a) June 17 (b) June 20 (c) April 17 (d) July 20 ANS : (a)
27.Name the robot spacecraft, launched by NASA to observe frozen core of comets.
(a) Contour (b) Odyssey (c) Dumar (d) Columbia ANS : (a)
28.Blue Ocean, the World’s most powerful Supercomputer, is specifically designed for:
(a) NASA(b) US Naval Oceanographic office(c) US Federal Reserve Bank(d) US Intelligence Agency ANS : (b)
29.To review the disclosure and investor protection guidelines, a committee was constituted by SEBI under:
(a) T.N. Chaturvedi (b) A.K. Basu(c) N.J. Reddy (d) Y.H. Malegam ANS : (d)
30.First State to introduce a life insurance scheme covering 1.2 crore students and three lakh teachers is:
(a) Karnataka (b) Madhya Pradesh(c) Maharashtra (d) Rajasthan ANS : (a)
31.Which Indian cricketerhasbagged a deal with ESPN?
(a) Md Kaif (b) Yuvraj(c) Sachin Tendulkar (d) Anil Kumble ANS : (c)
32.Hrithik Roshan has turned down an offer to act in the Warner Brotherâ€™s film,____due to unavailability of dates.
(a) Escape from Taliban(b) Hamlet(c) Three Wall(d) Hey Ram! Genocide in the land of Gandhi ANS : (b)
33.The Shade of Swords is a book written by:
(a) M.J. Akbar (b) Manil Suri(c) Urmila Lanba (d) Vasant Potdar ANS : (a)
34.India’s first Jan Shatabdi Express between Mumbai-Goa was commenced on:
(a) April 16, 2002 (b) April 20, 2002(c) June 20, 2002 (d) June 16, 2002 ANS : (a)
35.Who among the following has been appointed as the chairman of IIM Ahmedabad:
(a)Y.C. Deveshwar (b) N.R. Narayana Murthy(c) Sanjiv Gupta (d) M. Damodaran ANS : (b)
36. Automobile Industry’s man of the year 2002 is:
(a) Carlos Ghoshn (Japan) (b) Dr Mark Faber(c) Dr Doom (d) Lious Haochuang ANS : (a)
37. Who among the following has been named as the White Lightning in the cricket?
(a) Adam Parore (New Zealand)(b) Allan Donald (South Africa)(c) Ben Hollioake (Australia) (d) Dion Nash (New Zealand) ANS : (b)
38.Who among the following is the official sponsors of the Indian team at the Asian Games to be held in Busan, South Korea?
(a) Phillips (b) Sahara (c) LG (d) Samsung ANS : (d)
39.Brand Mantras, is a book written by:
(a)Bimal Chowdhary (b) Shiv Khera(c) Arindam R. Chowdhary (d)Jagdeep Kapoor ANS :(d)
40.Ist developing country in the world to make use of fire optics technology is:
(a) China (b) Japan (c) India (d) Vietnam ANS : (c)