Exercise 8

Question 1 :

Rise of the Chinese civilization along the banks of Hawang 40 took place in

A). 2500 - 2000 BC
B). 2700 - 2600 BC
C). 2205 - 1122 BC
D). 2000 - 1200 BC
Answer : Option C

Question 2 :

Presently known as the European Union, the EEC was established in

A). 1957
B). 1958
C). 1959
D). 1960
Answer : Option B

Question 3 :

Steel is more elastic than Rubber because

A). its density is high
B). it is a metal
C). ratio of stress to strain is more
D). ratio of stress to strain is less
Answer : Option C

Question 4 :

The 2003 Right Livelihood Honorary Award honors ____, when the jury recognizes "for his steadfast work over many years for a world free of nuclear weapons".

A). New Zealand's former Prime Minister David Lange
B). Martin Almada (Australia)
C). Martin Green (Australia)
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A

Question 5 :

Tansen was

A). a great exponent of Indian classical music
B). one of the nine gems in the court of Akbar
C). both (a) and (b)
D). None of the above
Answer : Option C