Search This Blog

gk papers, Headline Animator

Click Here For Online Quiz

Friday, December 9, 2011

GK & Current Affair for SNAP

SNAP 2011 is short for Symbiosis National Aptitude test. this will be
on Dec 18 2011.

1. Recently, Indian President Pratibha Patil has laid the foundation
stone for the 'Asian Textiles Museum' in which of the following
Southeast Asian countries?
(a) Thailand (b) Indonesia (c) Vietnam (d) Cambodia


2. Which of the following Indian actors has been appointed as Brand
Ambassador of Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd, India's leading paint
manufacturer?(a) Abhishek Bachchyan (b) Amir Khan (c) Shahrukh Khan
(d) Akshay Kumar


3. Who among the following personalities has been appointed as the new
chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes?
(a) Pratyush Sinha (b) C P Jain (c) K Vasudev (d) M C Joshi


4. Which of the following Indian cricket players won the Polly Umrigar
Award 2011 for his performance during 2009-2010?
(a) Rahul Dravid (b) Sachin Tendulkar (c) Mahendra Singh Dhoni (d)Sehwag


5. For the first time, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India
(CAG) has been appointed as external auditor of two major UN
organisations. Identify the organizations.
(a) World Health Organisation (WHO) and International Atomic Energy
Agency (IAEA) (b) UNESCO an d World Intellectual Property Organisation
(WIPO) (c) Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and World Intellectual Property
Organisation (WIPO) (d) UNICEF and UNESCO


6. Name the richest country in the world with per capita income of
U.S. $ 90,149 in 2010, according to Global Finance, a leading US
business magazine, which has released the list recently.
(a) Qatar(b) Luxembourg(c) Norway(d) Singapore


7. Name the virus which was responsible for attackingGoogle's social
networking site, Orkut on September25, 2010.
(a) FIRE Worm(b) Bom Sabado Worm(c) BOBBIT Virus(d) GALLUP Virus 82.


8.Which software company has designed "worldwidetelescope" a computer
programme, which enables youto study even the universe and zoom the
outer space?"
(a) IBM(b) Oracle(c) Google(d) Microsoft


9. "Your Place In The Sky" is the slogan of:
(a) Air India(b) atar Airways(c) Lufthansa Airlines(d) Air France


10. Which animal has been declared as national heritageanimal of India
in order to set up measures for itsprotection?
(a) Dolphin(b) Rhinoceros(c) Elephant(d) Lion


11. Who among the following personalities is the DirectorGeneral of
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)?
(a) Yukiya Amano(b) Yui Kei(c) Ali Asgar Soltaniyeh(d) Anders Fogh Rasmussen


12. A New York judge slapped a record $92.8 million fine onRaj
Rajaratnam, the hedge fund manager convicted inMay, 2011 on 14 counts
of insider trading charges. Heis from:
(a) India(b) Pakistan(c) Sri Lanka(d) Singapore


13. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority(IRDA), relaxed
its earlier decision asking insurancecompanies to guarantee a minimum
return of whatpercent on unit-linked pension policies?
(a) 3 percent(b) 4 percent(c) 4.5 percent(d) 5 percent


14. Which of the following Indian cricketers has recentlypledged to
donate his organs?
(a) Virender Sehwag(b) Sachin Tendulkar(c) Gautam Gambhir(d) Yuvraj Singh


15. An endeavour to ensure that no person in India dies forwant of an
organ, supported by the Apollo TransplantInstitutes has been launched
under the name of:
(a) 'Hand in Hand'(b) 'Gift a Life'(c) 'Donate a life'(d) 'Gift to Nation'


16. National Human Right Commission has issued noticefor non-payment
of adequate compensation in Kasaragoddistrict to the victims of which
of the following chemicalpoisoning?
(a) MIC(b) Endosulfan(c) BHC(d) Malathion


17. Sree Padmanabhswami temple, a Hindu shrine situatedat
Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala is dedicated to whichof the following
Hindu deity?
(a) Lord Shiva(b) Lord Vishnu(c) Lord Brahma(d) Lord Murugan Swamy


18. AH 4 Apache and CH-47 Chinook are combat and heavylift helicopters
respectively which have been developedby:
(a) Bell(b) Lockeed Martin(c) Avicopter(d) Boeing


19. Name the recently elected Prime Minister of Greece.
(a) Kostas Karamanlis(b) Andreas Papandreou(c) Konstantinos
Mitsotakis(d) Lucas Papademos


20. Recently a former President was convicted to sevenyear jail term
for rape and other sexual offences. Identifythe country to which he
belonged?
(a) Italy(b) Israel(c) Spain(d) Portugal


21. BICRA 'Group 5' includes:
(a) China(b) Portugal(c) Thailand and Turkey(d) All of the above


22. Which one of the following Indian cities would host theWorld
Economic Forum's (WEF's) India EconomicSummit for the first time in 26
years of the summit'shistory?
(a) New Delhi(b) Chennai(c) Mumbai(d) Bengaluru


23. Honda's human-shaped robot (Humanoid robot) hasbeen named as:
(a) Sapiens(b) I(c) Asimo(d) AI


24. Which of the following companies is a subsidiary of
TataConsultancy Services (TCS) and a leading businessprocess
outsourcing (BPO) provider in the U.K.?
(a) Genpact(b) Diligenta(c) Aegis(d) Total SolutionsPage 8


25. Who among the following has been found guilty ofinvoluntary
manslaughter of the 'King of Pop', MichaelJackson?
(a) Johansson Murphy(b) Conrad Murray(c) John Pitt(d) Dr. J Koetji
100. Mary Ann Gomes is related with which of the followingsports?(a)
Kabaddi(b) Chess(c) Swimming(d) Athletics


ANSWERS:

1 d 2 c 3 d 4 b 5 c 6 a 7 b 8 d 9 a 10 c 11 a 12 c 13 c 14 c 15 b 16 b
17 b 18 d 19 d 20 b 21 d 22 c 23 c 24 b 25 b 26 b

click on these links for more information

<div dir="ltr" style="text-align: left;" trbidi="on"> <br /></div> 2008 2010 Mobile Excellence Awards 500 abbrevations Abbreviations about Asian Games about sarojini naidu about United Nations Organisation Acronyms Agriculture Amazing Grand Statues Amazing Wonders Ancient Place names and Historic sites Andhra Bank po Andhra Pradesh's GEOGRAPHY Android's Activity Recognition system April 2010 April 2011 April 2012 April 2013 ASM August 10 August 2010 august 2011 Australian Open 2009 Australian Open 2010 AWARDS AWARDS BASED QUESTIONS Bank of Baroda PO/clerk Exam Paper Banks papers bsnl paper BSNL-JTO model paper Business GK C Interview Questions CA CAPGEMINI sample papers CAT 2011 CAT and other competitive exams cate solved papers Central Bank of India PO/clerk Exam Paper CGL Chairmen of UPSC Challenger Deep Chartered Accountancy Chinese Civilization Civil Services Civil Services Aptitude Test Commonwealth games 2014 Computer General Awareness Constitutional Development GK History Corporation Bank Clerk Exam CSAT CSIR Young Scientist Awards 2011 CTET Sample paper Current Affairs Current Affairs :February 2011 Current Affairs 2011 Current Affairs 2012 Current Affairs 2013 Current Affairs 2014 Current Affairs 2015 Current Affairs Quiz Current Affairs Quiz 2011 Current Affairs Quiz 2012 Current Affairs Quiz 2014 Current Affairs Quiz 2015 Current AffairsJuly 2014 Dada Saheb Phalke Award Data Entry Operator date of eamcet 2014 December 2011 December 2013 Democracy vs Republic Dhyan Chand Award-Recipients DMRC train operator model sample paper Downloads eamcet 2014 notification eamcet examdate 2014 eamcet notification 2014 Egyptian Civilization English English Language Test English practice paper for DSC and TET Exam Reminder Facts about India Facts of Human Body Famous Places in India February 10 February 2010 February 2011 February 2012 February 2013 February 2015 FET notification FET-2014 FIFA 2014 FIFA 2018 FIFA 2022 Film Fare Awards full forms G.I.C. G.I.C. Assistant Mananger Exam GAIL Placement Papers gate 2011 key GATE previous Parers gate2012 GD Tips General Awareness General Awareness Practice Questions General Awareness Quiz Geography of India Gk GK questions for IBPS CWE clerks exam Google Now Google now detects parking spot Gov jobs Grammar Quizzes Greek Civilization Group Discussion GS Head of Important Offices (International) history History of Commonwealth Games ias IB ACIO Grade-ii Executive Exam model paper IB madol paper IB modal papers IBM Placement Paper IBPS IBPS Clerk Exams paper IBPS Modal Questions IBPS PO Exams paper icc world T20 icc world T20 team ICICI BANK SAMPLE QUESTION PAPER icici modal paper IFFCO PAPER ifs IIT Hyderabad recruitment IIT-JEE Previous Question Papers Important and Famous Books IMPORTANT DAYS IMPORTANT GOVT. PLANS india gold medals India Power Awards -2010 Indian Banking INDIAN GEOGRAPHY Indian History Quiz Indian Media Indian Satellites at a Glance Intelligence Bureau Recruitment 2013 modal paper International Current Affairs International Current Affairs 2010 International Current Affairs 2011 International Current Affairs 2013 International Organizations Interview Questions Introduction about Civil Service Exam Invention and Discoveries ips IT Companies Papers January 10 January 2010 January 2011 January 2012 January 2013 JNTU-FET-2014 July 2010 July 2011 July 2014 June 2010 June 2011 June 2013 Kannada Rajyotsava Award 2010 Karur Vysya Bank Clerical-po Written Exam Model Paper Karur Vysya Bank PO modal paper LG G Pro 2 LG G Pro 2 launched in India LG G Pro 2 with 51 LIC DSE Modal Paper March 10 March 2010 March 2011 March 2012 March 2013 Mariana Trench MAT Math May 2010 May 2011 May 2012 May 2013 Mesopotamian Civilization Microsoft Placement Papers Model paper for EIL MOON and EARTH National Affairs National Calendar National Current Affairs National Current Affairs 2013 National Games of Some Countries National Parks of India NDA Newspaper-Journal Founder/Editior Nitish clean sweeps opposition Nobel Prizes non verbal problems November 2011 November 2012 November 2013 Numerical Ability October 2010 October 2011 October 2012 Online Current Affairs Quiz 2011 Online General Awarenes Quiz- 1 Oracle Placement Question Paper Patni Placement Question Papers PhD PRACTICE QUIZ Practice Quiz for DMRC 2012 Practice Quiz for IBPS CWE PRIZES Punjab National Bank Exam quiz Quiz 63: on Current Affairs 2014-15 for SSC CGL Quiz in Hindi Quiz on Computer General Awareness quiz on current affairs Quiz on current Affairs December 2011 Quiz on ECONOMY quiz on English Quiz on General Awareness Quiz on Geography Quiz on INDIAN CONSTITUTION Quiz on Indian Geography Quiz on Media Questions... Quiz on Sports Quiz Psychology RAS/RTS Pre. Exam rbi solved papers RDBMS Interview questions reasoning Recipients of Dadasaheb Phalke Award Reserve Bank Of India Roman Civilization rrb RRB Assistant Loco Pilot written exam RRB PAPER Sachin Tendulkar's Records SAIL Placement Papers sarojini naidu sbi SBI Bank PO/Clerical Exam Model Paper sbi clerk sbi previous papers Second Geographical names seminar topicspapers for presentation September2010 September2011 Solved Paper for BEd Entrance some Books and Authors SOME IMPORTANT FACTORS about SUN Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination (SRAE) practice paperRRB PAPER Sport Questions and Answers sports Sports Affairs 2009 Sports Affairs 2010 Sports Affairs 2011 Sports Affairs 2013 SSC SSC CGL 2016 SSC CGL Apply online SSC CGL important dates SSC CGL Notification SSC CGL syllabus SSC CPO 2011 SI ssc exam SSC Group C and D Exam date ssc model paper Statistical Investigators Grade-III and Compiler Exam. Stenographers admit card Stenographers exam Stenographers hallticket Stock Exchanges in India Straits around the world study material for GS study material for IBPS clerk study material for IBPS PO Sub-Inspectors Syndicate Bank PO or clerk exam TAXES IN INDIA tcs online exam questions Terminology The First Indian TICKET COLLECTOR SOLVED PAPER top top 12 Indian Institutions Top 30 Languages by Number of Native Speakers Top Engineering Colleges in India tspsc tspsc syllabus uco clerk/po exam UGC NET Exam papers UN Secretaries Generals Union Bank of India PO or Clerk United India Insurance AO Exam 2009 UPSC upsc papers upsc's civil services exam schedule verbal problems what is HTML5 Wildlife Sanctuaries of India Women Prime Ministers World Civilizations WORLD FAMOUS RIVERS world gk World History wrestling