General Awareness Question Answers For KVS 2016



1.Jharkhand does not share boundary with:
A.West Bengal
B.Orissa
C.Chhattisgarh
D.Madhya Pradesh

2.The States which have common borders with China are:
1.Jammu and Kashmir
2.Sikkim
3.Arunachal Pradesh
4.Himachal Pradesh
A.1, 3 and 4
B.1, 2 and 3
C.1 and 3
D.1, 2, 3 and 4

3.Consider the following statements
1. The continental shelves of Lakshadweep are originated due to coral reefs.
2. The continental shelves of western coast are due to faulting and submergence.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
A.1 only
B.2 only
C.Both 1 and 2
D.Neither 1 nor 2

4.Which state amongst the following has the highest percentage of the Scheduled Caste population of State’s population?
A.Jharkhand
B.Madhya Pradesh
C.Punjab
D.Uttar Pradesh

5.The Tropic of Cancer passes through the States of:
1.Gujarat
2.Jharkhand
3.Assam
4.Mizoram
A.1, 2 and 4
B.1 and 2
C.1, 3 and 4
D.1, 2, 3 and 4

6.Among the following States of India, which one has the oldest rock formations in the country?
A.Assam
B.Bihar
C.Karnataka
D.Uttar Pradesh

7.Among the following States, which one has the largest forest area?
A.Gujarat
B.Karnataka
C.Orissa
D.Tamil Nadu

8.Port Blair – the capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, is located in which one of the following islands?
A.North Andaman
B.Little Andaman
C.Middle Andaman
D.South Andaman

9.28.38 N and 77.12 E are the respective latitude and longitude of which one of the following places?
A.Jaipur
B.Delhi
C.Lucknow
D.Allahabad

10.What is the correct order of occurrence of the following places as one move from east to west?
(1)Murshidabad
(2)Gorakhpur
(3)Bhopal
(4)Bhavnagar
A.2-4-3-1
B.1-3-4-2
C.1-2-3-4
D.4-3-2-1