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 Rushdie Girish Karnad Amitav Ghosh Pratibha Ray 2.  10th National Science Film Festival 2020 is organised by VigyanPrasar and the state of Kerala Goa Maharashtra Tripura 3.  Which among the following is India’s official entry for Oscars 2021? [...]

RRB Special Modern Indian History Quiz 1

1.  Udham Singh, in relation to the Indian freedom struggle is associated with India House Berlin Committee Ghadar Party None of the above 2.  With reference to India’s freedom struggle, Abhinav Bharat Society was founded by Sardar Patel S C Bose V D Savarkar Bhagat Singh 3.  Chandra Shekhar Azad was a part of Non-cooperation [...]

RRB Special World Geography Quiz 1

1.  In which of the following countries long staple type of cotton is mainly grown? India Egypt Greece China 2.  Which is the shortest route from Moscow to San Francisco? Via Canada Overland Over the South Pole Over the North Pole 3.  Which of the following sets of countries are referred to as ‘The Golden [...]

RRB Special Books and Authors Quiz 1

1.  The author of the book ‘Cosmos’ is Carl Sagan Issaq Asimov Arthur Clarke Michael Christian 2.  The author of the famous Indian book of astrology ‘Panchsiddhantika’ is Varahmihir Bhaskar Aryabhatta Brahma Gupta 3.  ‘Na Khatam Honewali Kahani’ (The never ending story) is an autobiography of: T N Seshan Amitabh Bachchan Sonia Gandhi Mahesh Bhutt [...]

RRB Special Art & Culture Quiz 1

1.  ‘NatyaTarangini’ – Performing Arts Centre was started with an idea to globally popularize which classical dance form? Bharatanatyam Mohiniyattam Kathakali Kuchipudi 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 of West Bengal Assam Odisha Gujarat 3.  Lai Haraoba, [...]

RRB Special Polity Quiz 1

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