Basic General Knowledge - Questions (Section-8)
73The temporary suspension of hostilities by mutual consent in order to stout a peace negotiation is called
A. arbitrationB. asylum
C. armistice D. apartheid
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74The term hit wicket in cricket refers to
A. when the bowler bowls out three batsman with three successive ballsB. when the batsman intercepts the ball with his leg or any part of his body between the wicket
C. when the batsman, while hitting the ball, strikes his own wicket with his bat or body and is declared out D. None of the above
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75The term used when a member of a legislature leaves his party on whose ticket he was elected to join the ruling party or the opposition, is called
A. floor crossingB. fourth estate
C. fifth column D. free ports
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76The Treaty of Versailles was signed in
A. 1917B. 1918
C. 1919 D. 1920
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77The UN Flag is made up of
A. the white UN Emblem is super-imposed on a light blue backgroundB. the red UN Emblem is super-imposed on white background
C. the light blue UN Emblem is super-imposed on white background D. None of the above
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78Under article 61 of the UN Charter, the membership of the Economic and Social Council was which of the following years from 27 to 54?
A. 1963B. 1973
C. 1978 D. 1983
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