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Posted by librarykvongole on December 21, 2011

-Science and Technology-

Q.

The scientist associated with the success of Green Revolution is

1

Norman Borlaug

2

V.R. Rao

3

J.C. Bose

4

S.S. Bhatnagar

Ans: 1

Q.

The first-ever robot spacecraft to probe planet Venus was named

1

Magellan

2

Galileo

3

challenger

4

Newton

Ans: 1

Q.

Venkataraman Ramakrishnan was jointly awarded Nobel Prize in Chemistry in the year 2009 for the:

1

studies of the structure and function of the ribosome

2

theory of election transfer.

3

palladium catalyzed cross couplings in organic synthesis.

4

work in the area of ole fin metathesis.

Ans: 1

Q.

Heavy Water is normally used by which of the following industries?

1

Pharma Industry

2

Paper Industry

3

Nuclear Power generation plants

4

Sugar plants

Ans: 3

Q.

Which one of the following is a spacecraft?

1

Spitzer

2

Cassini

3

Apophis

4

TecSar

Ans: 2

Q.

Norman Ernest Borlaug, who is regarded as the father of the Green  revolution in India, is from which country?

1

New Zealand

2

USA

3

Mexico

4

Australia

Ans: 2

Q.

India will have Forest Satellite in-

1

2015

2

2020

3

2013

4

2012

Ans: 1

Q.

World Environment Day is Celebrated Every Year on

1

January 15

2

August 26

3

June 5

4

July 10

Ans: 3

Q.

RDX is a

1

An instrument to measure blood pressure

2

A gene

3

A chemical used in the manufacture of fertilizers

4

An explosive

Ans: 4

Q.

Centre  for DNA Fingerprinting is located at

1

Bengaluru

2

New Delhi

3

Pune

4

Hyderabad

Ans: 4

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