Railway Practice Test (Quiz 1): GK Questions for RRB NTPC Exam - W3i.iN


Railway Practice Test (Quiz 1): GK Questions for RRB NTPC Exam

Railway Practice Test (Quiz 1) – GK Questions and Answers for RRB NTPC Exam 2016: Once again we have come up with Railway Online Test series for upcoming Railway NTPC Exam 2016. Yet another set of important General Awareness (GA) questions. Railway Non Technical online exam is to be held very soon. Candidates applied for Railway Non Technical exam must go through this Railway Practice Test. Have a look at these 20 questions for upcoming Railway Examination.

Railway Practice Test: GK Questions & Answers

1.      Who is known as the ‘Iron Man of India’?
A.     Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B.     Lala Lajpat Rai
C.     Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
D.     Subhash Chandra Bose

2.      In which of the following fields did Tenzing Norgay distinguish himself?
A.     Boxing
B.     Mountaineering
C.     Archery
D.     Hockey

3.      Who was the first lady Prime Minister of the World?
A.     Sirimavo Bhandranaike
B.     Margaret Thatcher
C.     Indira Gandhi
D.     Golda Meir

4.      Where is Central Potato Research Institute?
A.     Shimla
B.     Lucknow
C.     Kanpur
D.     Bhopal

5.      With which field is ‘Vikram Seth’ associated?
A.     Space Research
B.     Literature
C.     Journalism
D.     Music

6.      India’s anti-tank missile is:
A.     Akash
B.     Agni
C.     Prithvi
D.     Nag

7.      The major difference between the Moderates and the Extremists in the Congress Session of 1907 was regarding —
A.     Education
B.     Boycott
C.     Satyagraha
D.     Swaraj

8.      Devaluation of currency helps in promoting—
A.     imports
B.     exports
C.     tourism
D.     national income

9.      Which Indian State is the largest producer of cashew nuts?
A.     Madhya Pradesh
B.     Kerala
C.     Assam
D.     Andhra Pradesh

10.   1930 is associated with—
A.     Presentation of Nehru Report
B.     Dandi March
C.     Second Round Table Conference
D.     Lahore Congress

11.   Indian Railways has recently decided to set up a new Wheel & Axle factory at:
A.     Chhapra
B.     Harnaut
C.     Jamalpur
D.     Darbhanga

12.   Match the following cities of South India with their States:
A.     Coimbatore 1. Kerala
B.     Cochin (Kochi) 2. Karnataka
C.     Mangalore 3. Tamil Nadu
D.     Vijayanagar 4. Andhra Pradesh
A.     a-1, b-3, c-4, d-2
B.     a-3, b-1, c-2, d-4
C.     a-1, b3, c-2, d-4
D.     a-3, b-1, c-4, d-2

13.   With which of the following gland/organ is ‘diabetes’ associated?
A.     Thyroid
B.     Liver
C.     Pancreas
D.     Kidney

14.   Cornea is a part of which of the following organs of human body?
A.     Heart
B.     Eye
C.     Kidney
D.     Ear

15.   The blood cholesterol level in 100 ml of blood in a normal person varies between:
A.     250 to 350 mg
B.     150 to 250 mg
C.     100 to 150 mg
D.     50 to 100 mg

16.   Choose the correct chronological order of dynasties:
A.     Lodi, Slave, Tughlaq, Khilji
B.     Slave, Tughlaq, Khilji, Lodi
C.     Khilji, Lodi, Slave, Tughlaq
D.     Slave, Khilji, Tughlaq, Lodi

17.   Token currency was introduced in India for the first time by:
A.     Firuz Shah Tughlaq
B.     Muhammad bin Tughlaq
C.     Alauddin Khilji
D.     Qutubuddin Aibak

18.   Which of the following pairs is incorrect?
A.     Bairam Khan — Akbar
B.     Jaswant Singh — Aurangzeb
C.     Amir Khusrau — Jehangir
D.     Ambar Malik — Humayun

19.   Match the. following ancient books with their authors:
A.     Mahabharata 1. Kalidasa
B.     Kadambari 2. Panini
C.     Meghadoot 3. Banabhatta
D.     Asthadhyayi 4. Ved Vyas
A.     a-4, b-2, c-1, d-3,
B.     a-1, b-2, c-3, d-4
C.     a-4, b-3, c-1, d-2
D.     a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4

20.   Which of the following can be used for checking inflation temporari1y?
A.     Decrease in taxes
B.     Increase in wages
C.     Decrease in money supply
D.     None of these