1. The year 2011 has been celebrated by 'UNESCO and IUPAC as International Year of Chemistry to the 100 years of Nobel Prize winning by Madam Curie in Chemistry. In this context, which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. The unified theme of the celebration is Chemistry our future. 2. The celebrations are made to mark the contributions of women to the development of Science. Select the correct answer using the codes given below

2. Consider the following statements about the National Youth Day 1. It is celebrated on 20th January every year. 2. Since 1985, this day has been celebrated. 3. It is celebrated on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda. Which of the statements given above is/are wrong?
3. DTAA is signed with the countries in order to provide relief to persons, while TIEA is signed to exchange information. TIEA stands for
4. Consider the following statements 1. In India, there are several days declared as Martyr's Day that honour those recognized as Martyrs for the nation. 2. The most prominent Martyr's Day at the national level is January 30. 3. January 30 is celebrated as Martyr's Day as its marks the assasination of M K Gandhi in 1948. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
5. Consider the following statements 1. Army Day is celebrated on 20th January every year. 2. It is celebrated in recognition of Lieutenant General K M Cariappa taking over as the first commander in-Chief of the Indian Army. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
6. The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports announced the decision to set up NISSM. NISSM refers to
7. When is the International Migrants Day observed?
8. Which among these is celebrated as UN Literacy Decade, recognized by the UN?
9. Which of the following abbreviations are wrong?
10. When is the International Day for the elimination of Racial Discrimination?
11. Rajiv Gandhi's birth anniversary is celebrated as and death anniversary as
12. The theme of International Women's Days 2012 is
13. POPs are organic compounds that are resistant to environmental degradation through chemical, , biological and photolytic processes. POP stands for
14. The UN declared 2005-14 as the international Decade for
15. Consider the following 1. June 5 is a day that stimulates awareness of the environment and enhances political action. 2. From June 5-16, 1972, the UN Conference on the Human Environment was held. 3. The first World Environment Day was held in 1974. Which of the statements given above is/are wrong?
16. Which of the following pairs is/are correct? 1. BASIC: Brazil, Africa, Sudan, India, China 2. IBSA: India, Brazil South Africa. Select the correct answer using the codes given below
17. Which day is Jallianwala Bagh Massacre Day?
18. The birth of former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh is on which date and is observed as
19. Often our computer systems are said to be attacked by virus. What does VIRUS stand for?
20. Which day is celebrated as Victory Day in Bangladesh and Vijay Diwas in India?
21. Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on which date in India?
22. FATF is an inter-governmental body whose purpose is the development and promotion of policies in order to combat money laundering and terrorist financing. FATE stands for
23. Which of the following is correct?
24. The Government of India has decided to celebrate which date, S Ramanujan' s birthday as National Mathematics Day and declared as National Mathematical Year?
25. The World White Cane Day, celebrated on October 15th, aims at
26. In order to right size the manpower employed in an organization, the 'Golden Handshake or VRS' has been introduced. `VRS' stands for
27. The humilating military defeat at the hands of China, is observed by India as on
28. ZPG is the maintenance of a population at a constant level by limiting the number of live births to that needed to replace the existing population. ZPG means
29. Disarmament week highlights the danger of the arms race and propagates the need for its cessation.
30. Van Mahotsav - an annual pan-Indian tree planting festival is celebrated on
31. ANZUS is a Pacific pact between
32. Which one of the following is/are correctly matched? 1. 6 August : Nagasaki Day 2. 9 August : Hiroshima Day Select the correct answer using the codes given below
33. Which of the following is wrong?
34. Broadly, PPP implies how much money would be needed to purchase the same basket of goods and services in two different countries and uses that to calculate an implicit foreign exchange rate. PPP stands for
35. International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian people is on
36. On which date of July, man walked on the Moon for the first time?