General Information Reviewer

This General Information practice test is comprised of 50 questions in multiple choice format. It covers the Philippine Constitution, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public officials and Employees based on R.A. 6713; peace and human rights issues and concepts; and environment management and protection, general Information and current events, latest and newly enacted laws and environmental issues. Choose the best answer from the choices. Good luck!

This program was launched by the DOTr which greatly affected transport groups and resulted to several transport strike because one of its provisions includes phasing out of jeepneys.
The composition of the Commission on Election-
What part of the Constitution that recites the general principle of our government?
Who is the principal law officer and legal defender of the Republic of the Philippines. He/she represents the government in all criminal proceedings in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals.
Who served as the 13th President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001 and as the 9th Vice President of the Philippines from 1992 to 1998?
HDMI technology is the now the global standard for connecting high-definition equipment like monitors, HDTVs, and the likes. HDMI stands for?
Who shall have the exclusive power to initiate all cases of impeachment?
The objectives of the Agrarian Reform Program of the government is to:
The current Senate President of the 17th Congress.
Senator Manny Pacquiao founded this semi-professional basketball league on August 29, 2017. According to Pacquiao, the league is not intended to be a competitor to the Philippine Basketball Association, the country's top professional basketball league.
It is a specialized agency of the United Nations that concerns international public health.
Where was the remains of the late President Ferdinand Marcos buried on October 18, 2016?
A phrase or a fixed expression that has a figurative meaning, or sometimes literal meaning. Its figurative meaning is different from the literal meaning.
He is the current Chief of the Bureau of Fire Protection.
PAGASA is the official government agency for weather forecasting, flood control, astronomical observations, and time service. PAGASA stands for _______?
Medinilla magnifica, or rose grape is a flowering plant native to the Philippines. It is featured on the newly-designed 10-peso coin issued by the BSP last March 2018. What is the local name of this plant?
It is the power of the State to take properties for the purpose of public use upon payment of just compensation.
The Supreme Court shall be composed of a Chief Justice and how many Associates Justices?
The term of office of the President and Vice-president of the Philippines shall be up to how many years?
A GPS is a space-based navigation system that provides location and time information in all weather conditions, anywhere on or near the Earth. What does GPS stand for?
She won the 4th and last gold medal for the Philippines in the 2018 Asian Games women's street skateboard event in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.
The Supreme Court shall be composed of a Chief Justice and-
It is a process by which thermal radiation from the earth’s surface is absorbed by atmospheric greenhouse gases and is re-radiated in all directions.
How long shall the term of office of the senators be commenced?
R.A. 6713 is an act to uphold the time-honored principle of public office being a public trust, granting incentives and rewards for exemplary service, enumerating prohibited acts and providing penalties for violations thereof and for other purposes.
The following shall be exempted from taxation except:
In literature, after the climax comes denouement which is what?
The members of the House of Representatives shall be elected for a term of _______.
The date when the Philippines won against China on its case on the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
The Senate shall be composed of how many senators elected at large by voters of the Philippines?
As of 2018, the Philippine Archipelago is consists of how many islands?
It is the power of the State to promote public welfare by restraining the use of both liberty and property of all people.
The Senate shall be composed of how many senators elected at large by voters of the Philippines?
He is the 3rd richest man in China as of January 2018 with an estimated net worth of $40.8 billion according to Forbes Magazine. He was bestowed the title of Doctor of Science in Technopreneurship, honoris causa, by De La Salle University on October 25, 2017.
It is created under the Article IX of the 1987 Constitution. It is mandated to adopt measures to promote morale, efficiency, integrity, responsiveness, progressiveness and courtesy in the bureaucracy.
These are groups of specialized cells in the pancreas that make and secrete hormones, known also as the insulin-producing tissue.
Which of the following is not considered a biofuel?
PHIVOLCS is a branch of DOST to moderate disasters that may arise from volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunami and other related geotectonic phenomena in the Philippines. What is PHIVOLCS?
What is the local name of this native vine that is featured on the newly-designed 5-peso coin recently released by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas? It is commonly known as the jade vine.
The Congress, by a vote of ____ of both Houses in joint session assembled, voting separately, shall have the sole power to declare a state of war.
It was an ISIS-affiliated local terrorist group which took over Marawi City.
The Philippines is a _________ and ______________ state. Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them.
The following are members of the Constitutional Commission except:
It is the power of the State to impose charge or burden to persons and properties, and property rights for the purpose of raising revenues to protect the people and extend public projects and services.
Who is the current Secretary of National Defense?
The three inherent powers of the state are the following except one:
The State under our present Constitution recognizes the vital role of the youth in nation-building and shall-
What event in the Philippines is in some ways similar to the Pasadena Tournament of Roses in the United States of America?
Who is the Filipina weightlifting athlete who won a silver medal in the recent 2016 Rio Olympics held in Brazil?
It is a law in the Philippines that aims to address legal issues concerning online interactions and harmful internet behavior in the Philippines. It aims to prevent and punish cybercrime in the country.