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General Awareness

  1. Algebra
  2. Progressions
  3. Averages
  4. Clocks and Calendars
  5. Data Sufficiency
  6. English Grammar
  7. Function
  8. Geometry
  9. Coordinate Geometry
  10. Interest
  11. Mensuration
  12. Mixtures & Alligations
  13. Number System
  14. Percentages
  15. Permutation & Combination
  16. Pipes & Cisterns And Work & Time
  17. Probability
  18. Profit & Loss
  19. Races
  20. Ratio, Proportion
  21. Speed, Time & Distance
  22. Trigonometry
  23. Miscellaneous
  24. General Knowledge
December 24, 2002
The General Awareness questions for the day are given below.

1. Which automobile major has made a debut in the Formula One racing circuit in 2002 with its team led by the drivers Allan McNish and Mike Salo?
(1) Honda
(2) Jaguar
(3) Saab
(4) Toyota
   
2. Which famous company started as Asahi Optical in 1919 - before adopting its current name in 1957?
(1) Yashica
(2) Asahi Glasses
(3) Pentax
(4) Nikon
   
3. What brand name was given , in 1924, by the Mayor of Tokyo when he released the first watch produced by Shokosha Watch Company?
(1) Seiko
(2) Citizen
(3) Tissot
(4) None of these
   
4. The advertisement of which product carried the baseline ‘Mom said, “Always boil the water”. Moms are seldom wrong’
(1) Ion Exchange
(2) Zero B
(3) Ford Ikon
(4) KLM Airline
   
5. Who has authored the latest business best-seller *Big Brands, Big Trouble?
(1) Al Ries
(2) Laura Ries
(3) Naomi
(4) Jack Trout
   
6. Which company owns the famous cigarette brands Charminar and Charms?
(1) Godfrey Philips
(2) Philip Morris
(3) ITC
(4) VST Industries
   
7. What is the name of the instrument used to measure blood pressure?
(1) Barometer
(2) Hygrometer
(3) Hydrometer
(4) Sphygmomanometer
   
8. At what price is the initial public offering of Canara Bank being issued at?
(1) Rs.15
(2) Rs.35
(3) Rs.60
(4) None of these
   
9. Nicolas Leonard Sadi Carnot, the noted French physicist is associated with what branch of study?
(1) Thermodynamics
(2) Sub atomic particle theory
(3) Superconductivity
(4) None of these
   
10. Identify the odd man out
(1) Standard & Poor
(2) Moody’s
(3) Forrester
(4) ICRA

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