GK Quiz 004 (Mixed)

National income of India is estimated by?

Central Statistical Office which is one of the two wings of the National Statistical Organisation (NSO) is responsible for coordination of statistical activities in the country and for evolving and maintaining statistical standards. Its activities include compilation of National Accounts; conduct of Annual Survey of Industries and Economic Censuses, compilation of Index of Industrial Production, as well as Consumer Price Indices. It also deals with various social statistics, training, international cooperation, Industrial Classification.

Who became the first Indian batsman to score a century against Pakistan in a World Cup match?

Virat Kohli became the first Indian batsman to score a century against Pakistan in a World Cup match. India beat Pakistan by 76 runs in their opening Cricket World Cup match of the cricket World Cup 2015 at the Adelaide Oval.

Which one out of the given options belongs to the game of Lawn Tennis?

Double Fault is a term used in Lawn Tennis, when the person who is serving the ball hits a fault on the second service, thus ends up losing one game point.

What is the cause of ‘Ocean acidification’, which is the decrease in the pH levels of the Oceans of the Earth?

Increase in the level of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is the cause of Ocean Acidification.

Jnanpith Award is given for excellence in the field of