General Knowledge - Basic General Knowledge

49. 

The UN charter was finalized at ___ and become effective on ___ .

A. San Francisco, 24th October, 1945
B. Dumbarton Oaks, 5th March, 1944
C. Yalta, 2nd February, 1945
D. Teheran, 24th October, 1943

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Charter of the United Nations was signed on 26 June 1945, in San Francisco, at the conclusion of the United Nations Conference on International Organization, and came into force on 24 October 1945. The Statute of the International Court of Justice is an integral part of the Charter.

50. 

The total number of members of UN Security Council is

A. 5
B. 10
C. 15
D. 20

Answer: Option C

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51. 

Unofficial, and usually illegal, system of providing people with more then their share of goods and services where their prices are controlled, is called

A. black money
B. blue chip
C. black market
D. black economy

Answer: Option C

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52. 

Under which article in 1968, the number of votes required in the Security Council to convene a general conference to review the charter was increased from seven to nine?

A. Article 81
B. Article 98
C. Article 109
D. Article 115

Answer: Option C

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53. 

The term Ground Stroke is associated with which of the following games?

A. Cricket
B. Badminton
C. Tennis
D. Draughts

Answer: Option C

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54. 

The type of root system of all of the following is tap root system, except that of

A. mango tree
B. kachnar tree
C. sunflower plant
D. maize plant

Answer: Option D

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