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74501. Who laid the foundations of Portuguese power in India?

Answer: Alfonso de Albuquerque

74502. How can the quantity of water vapour the atmosphere hold increases?

Answer: With increase of temperature

74503. Who among the following was an eminent Painter?

Answer: Sarada Ukil

74504. From where can renewable energy be obtained?

Answer: Biomass

74505. Which is a strong smelling agent added to LPG cylinder to help in the detection of gas leakage?

Answer: Thioethanol

74506. Which river flows through Maharashtra and Gujarat?

Answer: Tapti

74507. Who owned a sword called Crocea mors or yellow death?

Answer: Julius Caesar

74508. Which component of plants receives stimulus for flowering?

Answer: Leaves

74509. Who was instrumental in bringing the Extremists and the Moderates together at Lucknow?

Answer: Annie Besant

74510. How many times has National Emergency been declared?

Answer: Three times

74511. Niagara Falls is located between which pair of lakes?

Answer: Lake Erie and Lake Ontario

74512. Who is the author of the famous novel ‘Gone with the Wind’?

Answer: Charles Dickens

74513. Which group have quantities that do not have the same dimension?

Answer: Force; Impulse

74514. Which Indian ruler established embassies in foreign countries. on modern lines?

Answer: Tipu Sultan

74515. Who discovered the laws of planetary orbits?

Answer: Johannes Kepler

74516. Which was the first fort constructed by the British in India?

Answer: Fort St. George

74517. Which nitrogen fixing bacteria is found in leguminuous plant?

Answer: Rizobium

74518. Which UN agency has its headquarters at Paris?

Answer: UNESCO

74519. In the context of the reign of Guptas and their successors; what is Vishti'?

Answer: Forced labour

74520. What is the word used to describe the shape of earth?

Answer: Oblate spheroid

74521. Which cell organelle is responsible for cellular respiration?

Answer: Mitochondrium

74522. Acetylene is used as an anaesthetic under which name?

Answer: Narcylene

74523. Which is the most important divinity of Rigveda?

Answer: Varuna

74524. In which country; has maximum damage to the forest been caused by acid rain?

Answer: Poland

74525. Indian sovereignity in sea extends upto how many nautical miles?

Answer: 12

74526. What is the source of immediate energy for cellular activity?

Answer: ATP

74527. Which is responsible for converting milk into curd?

Answer: Bacteria

74528. The number of wives of which Mughal ruler ‘fell short even of the Quranic allowance of four’?

Answer: Aurangzeb

74529. Near the banks of which river excavations have brought to light that Indus Valley Civilization percolated to far south?

Answer: Krishna

74530. The book ‘Around the World in Eighty Days’ was written by which person?

Answer: Jules Verne

74531. Where will be the Time period in a vibration magnetometer infinite?

Answer: At magnetic pole

74532. The inspiration of ‘Liberty; Equality and Fraternity’ was derived from which revolution?

Answer: French revolution

74533. With which the executive power relating to concurrent subjects remain?

Answer: The Centre

74534. Which year is celebrated as International Year of Forests?

Answer: 2001-2010

74535. What does a permanent magnet repel?

Answer: Diamagnetic substances only

74536. Moho discontinuity lies at the depth of approximately how many kilometers?

Answer: 400 km

74537. Who is associated with the Local Self- Government Act?

Answer: Ripon

74538. Purification of petroleum is carried out by which method?

Answer: Fractional distillation

74539. Which plant yeilds biodiesel or biofuel?

Answer: Jatropha curcas

74540. In the realm of coal production in the world; what is the rank of India?

Answer: Fourth

74541. In which year did Mahatma Gandhi enter into freedom struggle in India?

Answer: 1917

74542. Which upheaval took place in Bengal immediately after the Revolt of 1857?

Answer: Indigo Disturbances

74543. Who broke Pete Sampras’s record of maximum Grand Slams in tennis?

Answer: Roger Federer

74544. Which is the State having the largest population of scheduled castes?

Answer: Utter Pradesh

74545. Who was the first Defence Minister of India?

Answer: N. Gopalaswami Ayyangar

74546. What is the frequency of a wave whose time-period is 05 second?

Answer: 20 Hz

74547. Who was impeached in England for his actions in India?

Answer: Warren Hastings

74548. In which type of coal percentage of carbon is the highest?

Answer: Anthracite

74549. If a U-238 nucleus splits into two identical parts; how will the two nuclei be so produced?

Answer: Stable

74550. What is the main objective of Antyodaya programme?

Answer: Uplift the poor
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