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December 18, 2002
The General Awareness questions for the day are given below.

1. The NewYork Mayor Rudolph Guiliani rejected a $10 mn donation offered by this billionaire prince.
(1) Prince Awaleed Bin Talal of S.Arabia
(2) Prince Ahmed Bin Tariq of S.Arabia
(3) Prince Md. Shah of Iran
(4) Prince Khaleel Mohammed of Persia
   
2. Which antibiotic can cure Anthrax, if detected at an early stage?
(1) Amoxycillin
(2) Erythromycin
(3) Cephalospirin
(4) Ciprofloxacin
   
3. The farmers of _______________ were involved in violent protests against falling rice prices and US-led globalization as symbolized by WTO?
(1) France
(2) Indonesia
(3) Denmark
(4) S.Korea
   
4. Which of the following chemicals has been recently allowed by the Government of India to be mixed with petrol?
(1) Methanol
(2) Ethanol
(3) Kerosene
(4) Butanol
   
5. Who is the present men’s champion of US Open?
(1) Pete Sampras
(2) Lleyton Hewitt
(3) Andre Agassi
(4) Patrick Rafter
   
6. Which is the longest running stage play in the world?
(1) The Cats
(2) The Mouse Trap
(3) Three Blind Mice
(4) Romeo & Juliet
   
7. “Be the first to know” is the baseline of which company?
(1) BBC
(2) STAR News
(3) CNBC
(4) CNN
   
8. Which advertising agency took over the agency Saatchi & Saatchi last year to become one of the largest advertising firms in the world?
(1) Euro RSCG
(2) Publicis
(3) Young & Rubicam
(4) Havas
   
9. India’s first private FM radio station Radio City opened in Bangalore recently. Which company is the promoter behind this venture?
(1) The Times of India
(2) Mid-Day
(3) Star India
(4) Zee
   
10. Which bathing soap advertises with the baseline, ‘For total skincare since 1918’ in India?
(1) Camay
(2) Mysore Sandal
(3) Hamam
(4) Lux

Answer Key
(1) 1  (6) 2
(2) 4  (7) 4
(3) 4   (8) 2
(4) 2  (9) 3
(5) 2  (10) 2
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