Daily Quiz 14th Feb 2020 Posted February 14, 2020June 8, 2020 Prasadsacademy Welcome to your Daily Quiz 14th Feb 2020 Name 1. Which of the following separates Asia and North America? Bass Strait Dover Strait Bering Strait Cook Strait 2. Which of the following current is responsible for rise in temperature in western Europe? Labrador Current Gulf Stream Canary Current North Equatorial 3. A broad, low embankment built up along the banks of a river channel during floods is called- Delta Levee Flood Plain Dune 4. A wide inlet of the sea usually concave in shape, is termed as a- Strait Sound Bay Fjord 5. In which of the ocean is Sargasso Sea? Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean Indian Ocean Arctic Ocean 6. Ring of Fire is found commonly in____. Pacific Ocean Atlantic Ocean Indian Ocean Arctic Ocean 7. A stretch of sea water, partly or fully separated by a narrow strip from the main sea is called- Bay Isthmus Lagoon Strait 8. Which of the following ocean current is not found in Atlantic ocean? Gulf Stream Brazilian Stream Peru Current Canary Current 9. Which is the largest reservoir of sweet water? Underground Water Pond Lakes Glacier 10. What percentage of World’s fresh water is stored in the form of glacier ice- 50% 10% 70% 30% 11. Which is a type of erosion caused by hydraulic action? Flowing Water Wind Glacier None Of These 12. The melting down of glacier is normal event regarding the rising sea level. Most of the glaciers are found in- Green Land South Pole Himalaya North Pole 13. What is the narrow strip which connects two water bodies or Sea or Ocean? Gulf Strait Peninsula Isthmus 14. Which of the following is a tropical ocean current? Curiel Canary Labrador Gulf Stream 15. Which is the longest current known as “Black Current” due to its black colour? Gulf Stream Kuroshio California Current Antarctica Current 16. The stagnated water in the surface of lake is known as- Epilimnion Metalmnion Thermocline Hypolimnion 17. To which of the following, Grand Bank and Dogger Bank are related? Tidal power plants Main fish catching zone Scuba diving Shipping 18. Who is the head of Municipal Corporation? Prime Minister Sarpanch Governor Mayor 19. Programme for capacity building of Elected Women Representatives (EWRs) of panchayats has been launched at _____. Nagaur, Rajasthan Ranchi, Jharkhand Patna, Bihar Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 20. Which of the following constitutional Amendments gave a constitutional status to Urban Bodies- 73rd 74th 71st 72nd 21. Panchayati Raj system has an Intermediate tier known as ____. Gram Panchayat Zila Parishad Sarpanch Panchayat Panchayat Samiti 22. Which is an example of direct democracy in India? Zila Panchayat Nagar Panchayat Gram Sabha Kshetra Panchayat 23. The Panchayati Raj was first adopted by which of the following states? Haryana Rajasthan Madhya Pradesh Karnataka 24. Which of the following ensures grassroot democracy in India- Panchayati raj Inter-state council President CAG 25. Which of the two states had firstly implemented Panchayati Raj System- Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan Assam and Bihar Arunachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh Punjab and Chandigarh 26. By which of the following articles , thePanchayati Raj system was started in India 32 40 45 51 27. By which of the following Amendment act of the Indian Constitution, the Panchayati Raj System got the constitutional status – 71st 73rd 72nd 74th 28. Which of the following state had implemented the provision of removal of the elected members of local self-governance institutions- Madhya Pradesh Kerala Haryana Bihar 29. Which of the following is exercised by Local Government in relation with state government? Delegated Authority Higher Authority Independent Authority Equivalent Authority 30. The "Recall Provision" to remove the elected office bearers from the Local Self Government institution has been executed in: Bihar Kerala Haryana Madhya Pradesh 31. The silver coin tanka' was introduced by_____. Qutubuddin Aibak Iltutmish Balban Bairam Khan 32. The first Sultan who requested and obtained letters of investiture from the Caliph (Khalifa) was Iltutmish Balban Firoz Tughlaq Alauddin Khilji 33. The Saviour of the Delhi Sultanate was Qut-din-Aibak Minas-us-Siraj Iltutmish Ghiyas-ud-din Balban 34. Razia Sultan, the first woman to sit on the throne of Delhi, was the daughter of which Sultan Mohammed Ghori Mohammed of Ghori Iltutmish Alauddin Khilji 35. The first Sultan of Delhi to issue regular currency and declare Delhi as the capital of his empire was : Iltutmish Aram Shah Qutbuddin Albak Balban 36. Before assuming the office of the Sultan of Delhi Balban was the Prime Minister of Sultan Nasir-ud-din Qutb-din-Aibak Bahram Shah Aram Shah 37. The Delhi Sultan who fell to his death while playing polo was- Qutb-din-Aibak Alauddin Khilji Feroz Shah Tughlaq Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq 38. The first muslim woman who ruled Northen India was- Razia Sultana Mumtaz Nurjahan None of the above 39. The Muslim adventurer who destroyed the Nalanda University was- Alla-ud-din Khilji Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq Muhammad-bin-Bhaktiyar Muhammad-bin-Quasim 40. When the rule of the Delhi sultanate began? 1106 A.D 1206 A.D 1306 A.D 1406 A.D Time is Up!