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Complete Collection of GK Questions with Answers in English PDF free Download for all Competitive Examinations. Latest 2500 General Knowledge / General Studies -GS MCQ from the previous year exam question paper of UPSC, SSC CGL, CHSL, CPO and all other govt jobs examinations,

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General Studies:-
History etc..

Repeated GK Questions in SSC Exams

Indian History:

  1. Who was the first Emperor of the Maurya Dynasty in ancient India? – Chandragupta Maurya
  2. Which Mughal emperor is known for his construction of the Taj Mahal? – Shah Jahan
  3. In which year did the Indian National Congress (INC) adopt the resolution for complete independence from British rule? – 1930
  4. Who is often referred to as the ‘Father of the Indian Constitution’? – Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
  5. What was the name of the ship on which Mahatma Gandhi returned to India from South Africa in 1915? – SS Arabia
  6. Which ancient Indian text is considered one of the earliest works on statecraft and politics? – Arthashastra by Chanakya
  7. Who was the first woman Prime Minister of India? – Indira Gandhi
  8. The Harappan Civilization is also known as the __________ Civilization. – Indus
  9. Which famous battle in 1757 marked the beginning of British colonial rule in India? – Battle of Plassey
  10. Who was the founder of the Gupta Empire, often referred to as the “Golden Age” of India? – Chandragupta I


  1. What is the southernmost point of the Indian subcontinent known as? – Kanyakumari (Cape Comorin)
  2. Which river is often referred to as the “Sorrow of Bihar” due to its frequent floods? – Kosi River
  3. Which Indian state is known as the “Land of Five Rivers”? – Punjab
  4. Which mountain range separates India from the Tibetan Plateau? – The Himalayas
  5. What is the name of the largest saltwater lake in India, situated in Odisha? – Chilika Lake
  6. Which is the only active volcano in India, located in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands? – Barren Island
  7. Which Indian state is known as the “Spice Garden of India” for its extensive spice cultivation? – Kerala
  8. What is the name of the pass that connects the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh with the Tibet Autonomous Region of China? – Shipki La
  9. Which is India’s largest freshwater lake, situated in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir? – Wular Lake
  10. In which state is the Keibul Lamjao National Park located, known for being the last natural habitat of the Sangai deer? – Manipur


  1. How many members are there in the Rajya Sabha (Council of States) of India? – 245
  2. Who is the ex-officio Chairman of the Rajya Sabha? – Vice President of India
  3. In the Indian political system, who has the authority to proclaim a state of emergency? – President of India
  4. What is the minimum voting age in India? – 18 years
  5. Which fundamental right of Indian citizens includes the right to freedom of speech and expression? – Right to Freedom of Speech and Expression (Article 19)
  6. How many schedules are there in the Indian Constitution as of my last update? – 12
  7. Who appoints the Chief Justice of India? – The President of India
  8. What is the term of office for a Member of the Lok Sabha (House of the People)? – 5 years
  9. Who is the head of the Indian armed forces? – The President of India
  10. What does the 73rd Amendment to the Indian Constitution pertain to? – Panchayati Raj Institutions

Indian Economy:

  1. What is the primary objective of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)? – Monetary stability and control of inflation
  2. Who is responsible for the preparation and presentation of the Union Budget in India? – The Finance Minister
  3. What is the national currency of Japan? – Japanese Yen
  4. Which Indian stock exchange is also known as the “BSE”? – Bombay Stock Exchange
  5. What does GDP stand for in the context of economics? – Gross Domestic Product
  6. Who is considered the father of the Green Revolution in India? – Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
  7. What is the currency of the European Union? – Euro
  8. Which Indian state is known as the “Sugar Bowl of India”? – Uttar Pradesh
  9. What is the main objective of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA)? – To provide employment to rural households
  10. What is the term used for a sustained increase in the general price level of goods and services in an economy? – Inflation

Indian Culture:

  1. What is the traditional dance form of Kerala known as? – Kathakali
  2. Who wrote the epic Indian Sanskrit poem “Ramayana”? – Valmiki
  3. Which classical Indian musical instrument is often referred to as the “King of Instruments”? – Sitar
  4. What is the oldest living language in the Indian subcontinent? – Sanskrit
  5. In Hinduism, what is the festival of lights that symbolizes the victory of light over darkness? – Diwali
  6. Who was the author of the ancient Indian treatise on the performing arts known as the “Natya Shastra”? – Bharata Muni
  7. The Konark Sun Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located in which Indian state? – Odisha
  8. What is the traditional Indian art of cloth-dyeing called? – Batik
  9. Which Mughal emperor was known for his patronage of the fine arts, including painting and architecture? – Akbar
  10. What is the traditional art of folding paper into various shapes and figures, originally from Japan? – Origami

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