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 1 Which of the following number is divisible by 11?
8294627

3495714

7546743

974362
 3 women can complete a work in 5 days.In how many days will 30 women can complete that work?
7 days

6 days

8 days

10 days
 4 Find the sum of the numbers lying between 200 and 700 which multiples of 5
44550

34440

65240

32300
 5 The difference between 72% and 54% of a number is 432.What is 55% of that number?
1355

1445

1420

1320
 6 A cylinder of radius 4 cm and height 10 cm is melted and recasted into a sphere of radius 2 cm.How many such sphere are got?
25

30

15

28
 7 Nine years ago the age of Athira was five times that of Ammu's age.After nine years Athira's age will be twice of Ammu's age.Athira's present age is:
21

24

32

27
 8 2016,January 22nd is Friday.Find 2016,August 20.
Friday

Tuesday

Thursday

Saturday
 9 A train 520 m long is running with a speed of 90km/hr.In what time will it cross a bridge 130 m long?
26 second

25 second

32 second

30 second
 10 Find the value of x,if 3(x-2)/5=5(2-x)/3
3

2

6

8
 11 If FATHER is coded IDWKHU,then the code for MOTHER will be:
MBWKHU

LNSGDQ

PRWKHU

ZOPMNU
 12 Three of the following four pair of numbers are alike in a certain way and so they form a group.Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
2,10

3,26

5,124

4,63
 13 Among the four options given below find the word which does not have a related meaning as the word 'Judicious'.
Justice

Wise

Prudent

Discreet
 14 Among the four options given below find the word which has opposite meaning of the word 'combat'.
Compete

Contest

Yield

Fight
 15 Choose the pair in which the words are differently related
Canberra-Australia

Algeria-Africa

Norway-Europe

Iran-Asia
 16 In the following,find the number that replaces the ------? 846:624:774:----------?
331

263

467

552
 17 Examine carefully the following statements and answer the question given below: A and B play football and cricket B and C play cricket and hockey A and D play basketball and football C and D play
A

B

C

D
 18 Arrange the following words as per the order in the dictionary: (i)Ambitious (ii)Ambiguous (iii)Ambiguity (iv)Animation (v)Amphibians
iii,ii,i,iv,v

iii,ii,i,v,iv

i,ii,iii,v,iv

ii,iii,i,iv,v
 19 If February1,2004 is Wednesday,then what day is March 3,2004?
Monday

Sunday

Friday

Saturday
 20 In the following number series,one number is wrong.Find the wrong number: Number series:1,2,6,15,31,56,91
31

91

15

56
 21 The shape of acceleration versus mass graph for constant force is:
Parabola

Hyperbola

Straight line

Ellipse
 22 The tank appears shallow than its actual depth,due to:
Reflection

Refraction

Diffraction

Interference
 23 In n-type semiconductor the majority carriers are:
Electrons

Holes

Electrons and Holes

None of these
 24 In a given sample there are 10,000 radio-active atoms of half-life period 1 month.The number of atoms remaining without disintegration at the end of 3 months is:
Nil

5,000

2,500

1,250
 25 A convex lens is placed in water,its focal length:
Increases

Decreases

Remains the same

Doubled
 26 Principles of Law of Inheritance were enunciated by:
Morgan

Mendel

Bateson

Punnet
 27 The infective stage of malarial parasite plasmodium that enters human body is:
Sporozoite

Merozoite

Sporozoite

Minuta form
 28 Respiratory centre in human beings is:
Cerebellum

Medulla oblongata

Hypothalamus

Cerebrum
 29 Artificial ripening of fruits is accomplished by treatment with:
Sodium chloride

Indole-3 acetic acid

Kinetin

Ethelene gas
 30 In mammals ammonia produced by metabolism is converted into urea in the:
Kidney

Blood

Liver

Spleen
 31 The 17th Laureans World Sports Award,2015 for Life Time Achievement was given away Niki Landa for:
Tennis

Rugby

Swimming

Motor racing
 32 'Ardhanareeswaran' the famous novel written by:
Sugatha Kumari

Perumal Murugan

Akbar Kakkattil

 33 'Priyamanasam' won the national award for the best Sanskrit film,directed by:

Suresh Eriyat

Vinod Mankara

V.K.Prakash
 34 IRNSS-1 G Regional Navigation Satellite System successfully launched from Satish Dhavan Space Centre with the help of:
PSLV-C33

PSLV-C31

PSILV-C32

PSLV-C34
 35 Deepa Karamakar qualified for Rio de janeiro Olympic Games 2016 after defeating:
Yelena Produnova

Oksana Chusovitina

Yamilet Pena

None of the above
 36 The first Jail Museum of Kerala State is going to establish with the central prison of:
Poojappura Central Jail

Viyyur Central Jail

Cellular Jail,Andaman Nicobar Island

Kannur Central Jail
 37 Who is the present Governor of Uttarakhand State?
Govind Singh Kunjuwall

Harish Rawat

K.K.Paul

J.P.Raj Khowa
 38 Narendra Jadav,an economist,newly nominated to Rajya Sabha was a former member of:
Niti Ayog

Planning Commission

National Human Rights Commission

None of the above
 39 Which among the following is the India’s fastest train?
Satapti Express

Himasagar Express

Gatiman Express

Mangala Express
 40 Which Tennis star will carry the Spanish flag at the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games,2016?

Djokovic

Serena Williams

Wawarinka
 41 'Dreaming Big:My Journey to Connect India' is the autobiography of
Sam Pitroda

Chandra Sekhar

M.S.Aluvalia

Aravind Panagaria
 42 Who was the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of India during the first two years of the Fourth Five year plan?
Dr.P.T.Lakdawala

 43 The first modern metro of India is:
The Kolkata metro

The Delhi Metro

The Bangalore metro

The Chennai metro
 44 'Crawling Order' was issued by the British government in India in connection with:
Chauri Chaura incident

Wagon Tragedy

Pandit March

Jallianwala Bagh incident
 45 Who led the Salt Satyagraha against the illegal laws of the English after Gandhi’s arrest?
Abbas Tyabji

P.Rangiah Naidu

Sardar Dyal Singh

Pattabhi Sitaramayya
 46 Freedom fighter who founded the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan:
Tilak

V.J.Patel

K.M.Munshi

S.M.Sen Gupta
 47 The fourth President of Indian National Congress in 1888:
W.C.Bannerji

George Yule

William Wedderburn
 48 ---------is the second largest peninsular river flowing towards the East
The Godavari

The Kaveri

The Krishna
 49 Pedology is the science that deals with the study of------
Soil

Water

Mountains

Lakes
 50 The most fertile soil found in India is:
Deccan Soil

Laterite Soil

Alluvial Soil

Red Soil
 51 Who founded Advaita Ashram at Aluva?
Sankaracharya

Sree Narayana Guru

Chattampi Swamikal

Swami Chinmayananda
 52 Who started Sanskrit Educational Centre called Tatva Prakasika Ashram at Calicut?
Vaghbatananda

Brahmananda Swami

K.P.Karuppan
 53 Who founded Yokashema Sabha?
Chattampi Swamikal

Dr.Palpu

Pokkayil Yohannan

 54 Who started the literary organization called vidyaposhini?
Ayyankali

C.Krishnan

Sahodaran Ayyappan
 55 The Temple Entry proclamation of Sri Chithirathirunal Balarama varma declared on:
November 1,1936

October 1,1936

November 1,1932

January 1,1936
 56 Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi’s Sidhashram is situated at:
Aluva

Sivagiri

Alathur
 57 Who founded Sadhujana Paripalana Sangham?
Ayyankali

K.P.Karuppan

Sahodaran Ayyappan

C.Krishnan
 58 Black cotton soil is known as:
Bhangar

Regar

Laterite
 59 The outermost range of the Himalaya is known as:
Aravalli Range

Satpura Range

Shiwalik Range

None of these
 60 The lower layer of the atmosphere is known as:
Ionosphere

Troposphere

Mesosphere

Stratosphere
 61 Which amendment act added a new fundamental duty under article 51(a)of the constitution which provides that it shall be the duty of every Indian citizen to provide education to their children upto th
75

88

86

83
 62 The Human Rights Commissions at the centre and states are facing serious set backs because-------- (i)They function as recommendatory and advisory bodies (ii)They can submit reports only annually (
i,ii and iv

i,ii and iii

i,iv,and ii

ii,iii and iv
 63 Which one of the following powers of the Rajyasabha is provided in the Constitutional of India?
o decide whether a bill is a money bill

To Initiate a money bill

To reject or amend a money bill

To delay a money bill for a period not exceeding fourteen days
 64 The institution of Ombudsman was first created in-----
USA

Switzerland

Sweden

Denmark
 65 Lokayukta submits its report to------
Chief Minister

Governor

President

Chief Justice
 66 The Constitution guarantees protection of the rights of the minorities in India through which articles?
29 and 30

350 and 351

28 and 29

15 and 16
 67 Which government appointed P.V.Rajamannar Committee to examine the tension area centre state relations?
India

Maharashtra

Karnataka

 68 The last session of the existing LokSabha after a new LokSabha has been elected is known-------
Joint sitting

Lame Duck

Guillotine

Sine die
 69 Financial Emergency can be continued for:
2 months

6 months

One year

Indefinite
 70 Right to Information is the most effective and innovative tool in Indian administration because: (i)It accepts people’s rights and privileges to know (ii)It makes political system accountable and tr
i,iii and iv

i,ii and iv

i,ii and iii

ii,iii and iv
 71 Choose the antonym of the italicised word from the sentence: After months of drought the farmers began to despair that they would lose everything.
Inspire

Desperate

Hope

Hurry
 72 Choose a suitable interpretation for the idiom ‘to blaze a trail’:
To set fire

To blow one’s trumpet

To be annoying

To initiate work
 73 Jessie waited with breath for news of her success
Bated

Batton

Baited

Battled
 74 Find the appropriate reported speech for the following : “Keep quiet”said the mother to the child, The mother asked the child----------
For keeping quiet

To keep quiet

Should keep quiet

That it should have kept quiet
 75 The universe----------continuously ever since the beginning of time and the galaxies-------away from one another at great speed
Has expanded,moved

Expanded,has been moving

Has been expanding,have been moving
 76 Give a one word substitute for: A person who does not believe in God.
Altruist

Atheist

Theist

Amateur
 77 It is obvious from the leader’s mumbling that he does not have a flair------public speaking.
In

To

For

By
 78 Correct the statement: Each of the boys were given a pen.
Each of the boys are given a pen

Each of the boys was given a pen

Each of the boys give a pen

Each of the boys were given pens
 79 Choose the word which is spelt correctly?
Accommodation

Accomodation

Accommodation
 80 Change the voice: Did the blast terrify the children?
Was the blast terrified by the children?

Was the children terrified by the blast?

Were the children terrifying by the blast?

Were the children terrified by the blast?
 81 Which among the following is not a feature of Balika samridhi Yojana?
To improve enrolment and retention of girl children

To raise the age at marriage of girls

To give reservation to girl children

To assist the girl to undertake income generating activities
 82 Anthyodaya anna Yojana(AAY)was launched first in:
Rajasthan

Kerala

Bihar

 83 Indian Business plan for creating and augmenting basic rural infrastructure
Make in India

Bharat Nirman

Start up India

IRDD
 84 The micro finance scheme for women SHG:
Kumdumbasree

Ayal Koottam

Indira Rozgar Yojana

Mahila Samridhi Yojana
 85 Anganwadi provides food,preschool education and primary health care to children under the age of:
4 years

5 years

6 years

7 years
 86 Which of the following is not a government organisation?
NRDP

NREGP

ICDS

IRDP
 87 A registered applicant under NREGP is eligible for unemployment allowance if he is not employed within:
One month

7 days

10 days

15 days
 88 The Self-employment venture to assist less educated and poor unemployed youth
Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana

PMRY

Jawahar Gram Samridhi Yojana

Jawahar Rozgar Yojana
 89 ’Kudumbasree’was launched by
Dr.T.M.Thomas Isac

Paloli Muhammed Kutty

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

V.S.Achutanandan
 90 ’Empowering the poor’is the motto of:
NRDP

AAY

IRDP

NREGP
 91 Minimum number of bits essential to store any 2 digit decimal number is equal to:
9th December 1946

8

7

6
 92 USR stands for
Universal Serial Bus

Universal Synchronous Bus

Unified Serial Bus

Ultra Speed Bus
 93 The type of test used in computing to check whether or not the user is a human:
Debugging

Cryptanalysis

Black Box Testing
 94 Which among the following is the fastest memory component in a computer?
Hard disk

Registers

Cache Memories

RAM
 95 Which among the following is not an Open Source Software?
Firefox

Python

R Programming

Tally
 96 What is E-mail Spoofing?
E-mail that appears to have been originated from one source when it was actually sent from another source

Sending E-mail to thousands and thousands of users

Repeatedly sending an identical E-mail message to a particular address

Sending threatening E-mails
 97 International Computer Security Day:
December 2nd

December 23rd

November 30th

July 18th
 98 Which section of IT acts deals with Cyber Terrorism?
66F

67B

67A

56F
 99 Which is the national nodal agency for responding to computer security incidents as and when they occur?
CAT

ICERT

CCA

CDAC
 100 Which protocol is used for secure communication over internet?
IP

UDP

HTTP

HTTPS