General Science Quiz for RRB NTPC 2016 - Set 3

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1. Which among the following is the fundamental quantity?
(a) volume
(b) time
(c) velocity
(d) force

2. The splitting of different colors of light in a prism is ?
(a) reflection of light
(b) dispersion of light
(c) diffraction of light
(d) refraction of light

3. Optic fibre used in?
(a) CAT scans
(b) X ray photos
(c) Ultrasound scans
(d) Endoscopy

4. Curie is unit of  ?
(a) radioactivity
(b) temperature
(c) heat
(d) energy

5. Gamma rays can cause ?
(a) gene mutation
(b)  sneezing
(c) burning
(d) fever

6. What is the best conductor of heat among the following?
(a) alcohol
(b) mercury
(c) ether
(d) water

7. The shape of our milky way galaxy is ?
(a) circular
(b) elliptical
(c) spiral
(d) none of these

8. Clear nights are colder than cloudy nights because of ?
(a) conduction
(b) condensation
(c) radiation
(d) insolation

9. Speed of the sound is the greatest in ?
(a) water
(b) air
(c) glass
(d) glycerine

10. Good conductor of electricity is ?
(a) dry air
(b) paper
(c) kerosene
(d) graphite


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