Exercise 1

Question 11 :

Galileo was an Italian astronomer who


A). developed the telescope
B). discovered four satellites of Jupiter
C). discovered that the movement of pendulum produces a regular time measurement
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 12 :

Habeas Corpus Act 1679


A). states that no one was to be imprisoned without a writ or warrant stating the charge against him
B). provided facilities to a prisoner to obtain either speedy trial or release in bail
C). safeguarded the personal liberties of the people against arbitrary imprisonment by the king's orders
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 13 :

Exposure to sunlight helps a person improve his health because


A). the infrared light kills bacteria in the body
B). resistance power increases
C). the pigment cells in the skin get stimulated and produce a healthy tan
D). the ultraviolet rays convert skin oil into Vitamin D
Answer : Option D

Question 14 :

Golf player Vijay Singh belongs to which country?


A). USA
B). Fiji
C). India
D). UK
Answer : Option B

Question 15 :

Guarantee to an exporter that the importer of his goods will pay immediately for the goods ordered by him, is known as


A). Letter of Credit (L/C)
B). laissezfaire
C). inflation
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A