General Awareness

Reports and Indices (July 2020 – Feb 2021)

Reports, Rankings and Indices of the country. Download the pdf by clicking on to the link: Reports and Indices

Nobel Prize and Rankings of the country at a glance

Nobel Prize 2020 and the different rankings given by different agencies for the county at a glance. Download the pdf by clicking on to the link below: Nobel Prize and Various Indices

Awards and Persons in News (July 2020 – Feb 2021)

Different awards, persons associated with them and places of importance have been covered in this section. Download the pdf by clicking on to the link below: Awards and Persons in News  

RRB Special Awards and Honours Quiz 1

1. Who among the following is the first English language writer to become a Jnanpith laureate?Salman RushdieGirish KarnadAmitav GhoshPratibha Ray 2. 10th National Science Film Festival 2020 is organised by VigyanPrasar and the state ofKeralaGoaMaharashtraTripura 3. Which among the following is India’s official entry for Oscars 2021?JallikattuTumbaddGully BoyNone of the above 4. Nari Shakti Puraskar [...]

RRB Special Modern Indian History Quiz 1

1. Udham Singh, in relation to the Indian freedom struggle is associated withIndia HouseBerlin CommitteeGhadar PartyNone of the above 2. With reference to India’s freedom struggle, Abhinav Bharat Society was founded bySardar PatelS C BoseV D SavarkarBhagat Singh 3. Chandra Shekhar Azad was a part ofNon-cooperation movementCivil Disobedience movementQuit India MovementNone of the above 4. [...]

RRB Special World Geography Quiz 1

1. In which of the following countries long staple type of cotton is mainly grown?IndiaEgyptGreeceChina 2. Which is the shortest route from Moscow to San Francisco?Via CanadaOverlandOver the South PoleOver the North Pole 3. Which of the following sets of countries are referred to as ‘The Golden Crescent’ the largest opium industry in the world?Myanmar, [...]

RRB Special Books and Authors Quiz 1

1. The author of the book ‘Cosmos’ isCarl SaganIssaq AsimovArthur ClarkeMichael Christian 2. The author of the famous Indian book of astrology ‘Panchsiddhantika’ isVarahmihirBhaskarAryabhattaBrahma Gupta 3. ‘Na Khatam Honewali Kahani’ (The never ending story) is an autobiography of:T N SeshanAmitabh BachchanSonia GandhiMahesh Bhutt 4. Who is the author of “The Company of Women”?John GrayDavid BaldacciDick [...]

RRB Special Art & Culture Quiz 1

1. ‘NatyaTarangini’ – Performing Arts Centre was started with an idea to globally popularize which classical dance form?BharatanatyamMohiniyattamKathakaliKuchipudi 2. Raja Parba festival is a three-day-long festival dedicated to Mother Earth (Bhuma Devi) and womanhood at large. It is celebrated in the state ofWest BengalAssamOdishaGujarat 3. Lai Haraoba, a ritualistic festival observed in Manipuri is celebrated [...]

RRB Special Polity Quiz 1

1. A federal structure for India was first put forward by the:Act of 1909Act of 1919Act of 1935Act of 1947 2. How does the Constitution of India describe India as?A federation of States and Union TerritoriesA Union of StatesBharatvarshA federated nation 3. Who was the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constitution?J. B. KripalaniRajendra [...]