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KSFE JUNIOR ASSISTANT-2002

 

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1. The " N.V.Puraskaram " 1999 was given to
Kovilan

O.N.V. Kurup

M.T. Vasudevan Nair

K Jayakumar
2. George Speight was associated with the recent sabotage of the Government of
Vanuatu

Fiji

Surinam

Mauritius
3. The hijackers of IC 814 landed in Afghanistan demanded the release of Maulana Masood Azhar and others. He belongs to the militant group called
Harkat -ul-Mujahideen

Al - farhan

Tehrik -ul-Mujahideen

Mujahidirs
4. The author of the book Earth is but a Star is
Shobha De

Anita Desai

Vikram Seth

Arundhati Roy
5. The foot ball club that won the first FIFA World Cup Football Tournament that ended in January 2000 is
Young challengers

Vasco

Volvo

Manchester United
6. In which city the G-15 meeting was held in June 2000?
Vienna

Geneva

Cairo

New york
7. Y2K problem is associated with
problem created by computer virus

problem created by Internet virus

problem faced by American computers

Problem faced by computers in AD 2000
8. The official agency to prepare school text books in Kerala is entrusted with
DPEP

SCERT

DPI

NCERT
9. The name of the computer -made lady to read the news bulletin is
Anoda

Avanova

Ananova

Anamika
10. The Cuban child,who was repatriated from USA to Cuba is
Elian Gonzalez

Alian Gonzalez

Elian Gonzalez

Allen Gonzalez
11. Gandhi Peace prize 1999 was given to
Julius Nyerere

Baba Amte

Nelson Mandela

Sami Ranganathananda
12. Miss Universe 1999 title was won by
Priyanka Chopra

Aishwarya Rai

Yukta Mookhey

Lara Dutta
13. A place through which data can enter or leave a computer is
Port

Mouse

ROM

Key board
14. Nobel prize in which field is not paid out of the endowment set up by Dr.Alfred Nobel
Peace

Economics

Medicine

Physics
15. Which nation is the highest defaulter in payment of its dues to the UN as on 1 -4 - 1999
Nepal

Sri Lanka

China

Russia
16. US President Bill Clinton during his visit to India visited a village in Rajasthan. The name of the village is
Jaipur

Nayala

Kota

Udaipur
17. Most of the light rays inside a tube -light is in the form of
infra red light

visible light

ultra -violet light

bright light
18. Pick the odd man out
Indira Gandhi

Rajeev Gandhi

Lal Bahadur Shastri

V.P.Singh
19. If a solution has pH7 ,it means that the solution is
Acidic

Basic

Neutral

Ionic
20. Which of the following is a pension scheme of the LIC for the unorganized sector ?
Jeevan Asha

Jeevan Sanchay

Jeevan Suraksha

Bima Kiran
21. Which one of the following salts will impart green colour in fire works?
Barium salts

Nickel salts

Calcium salts

Strontium salts
22. The coagulation of egg while cooking is due to
Denaturation

Dehydrogenation

Oxidation

Dehydration
23. "Silver fish" is a
wingless insect

ornamental fish

insect with wing

fresh water fish
24. The Mac Mohan Line lies between
India and Bangladesh

India and China

India and Pakistan

India Nd Burma
25. " Man is a political animal" was said by
Karl Max

Aristotle

Lenin

Socrates
26. The Panchayati Raj System was first introduced in the state of
Bihar

Madhya pradesh

Rajasthan

Uttar Pradesh
27. A breed of cow in Kerala developed news value .The cow was
Mannuthy

Vellayani

Vechoor

Sinndhi
28. Who was the Prime Minister of Britain at the time of Indian Independence?
Clement Attlee

Winston Churchill

Lord Kallagen

Lloyed George
29. which of the following paris are not inter-related to each other ?
Quire -paper

Carat -gold

Decibel-light

Horsepower-power
30. The currency of Israel is
Lira

Shekel

Kwacha

Koba
31. The scientist who was conferred with all the three national awards: Padma Bhushan,Padma Vibhushan and Bharat Ratna
Dr. Vikram Sarabhai

Dr. Raja Ramanna

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Dr. Homi .J. Bhabha
32. Friction can be reduced by changing over from
potential to kinetic energey

sliding to rolling

dynamic to static

rolling to sliding
33. Rain water takes the shape of spherical drops because of
viscosity of water

Surface tension of water

elasticity of water

atmospheris pressure acting on water
34. Who is the Chairman of the newly constituted Constitution Review Commission ?
Ram Jethmalani

Soli .J.Sorabjee

M.N.Venkatachelliah

V.R.Krishna Iyer
35. Which one of the following is blue in colour ?
Sapphire

Emerald

Topaz

Diamond
36. The first Indian woman to win an Olympic medal is
P.T Usha

Karnam Malleswari

Shyni Wilson

Kunjarani
37. Light year is a unit of
light

distance

velocity

acceleration
38. The programme meant for the training of rural youth for self employment is abbreviated as
RLEGP

IRDP

TRYSEM

CAPART
39. In the case of the test -tube babies, which of the following is not true?
The embryo develops in a test -tube.

The baby grows in the uterus

The egg is fertilized outside the uterus

All of these
40. The first space vehicle to land on Mars was
Pathfinder

Challenger

Viking

Skylab
41. What is the difference between Miss World and Miss Universe?
The Miss World ia sponsored by U.K. and the Miss Universe is sponsored by USA.

The motto of Miss World " beauty with purpose" and that of Miss Universe is" beauty with brains"

The winners between the citizens of the respective countries automatically

1 and 2, are correct
42. The net weight of LPG ina domestic gas cylinder supplied is
14.2 k.g

14kg

15.2 kg

15kg
43. Who was the first Secretary - General of the UN ?
U. Thant

Trygve Lie

Boutrous Ghali

Kurt Waldheim
44. World Population Day is observed on
December,1

July, 11

September,8

March , 8
45. The birth place of Swadesabhimani Ramakrishna Pillai is
Neyyattinkara

Kanoor

Thiruvananthapuram

Aramboli
46. The first no-confidence motion moved in the Lok Sabha by
Morarji Desai

Raj Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan

Dr.Ram Manohar Lohia
47. The decimal system of currency was introduced in India in the year
1947

1950

1957

1960
48. The scientist who developed the bacteria which is capable to destroy petroleum is
Anand Chakravarthy

Dr. Kasthuri Rangan

Dr. M..S. Swaminathan

J.C.Bose
49. Among the following pair which one is not correctly matched ?
Veerappan - Nakeeran Gopal

Vision 2000 - Bil Clinton

Mots - BPL

American Beauty -Oscar Award 2000
50. Excessive alcoholic consumption causes
Jaundice

Hepatitis

Heart attack

Cirrhosis
51. Divided Rs. 800 in proportion of 3: 6: 7 among Lallu, Kochu and Rukku respectively . Rukku has how many rupees more than that of Kochu has ?
100

50

125

150
52. Damu loses 20% by selling a bicycle for Rs.480. If he has to make a profit of 20 % he should sell it for
720

520

600

640
53. If the area of a hall is 1000sq.metres, what is the length in metres?
40

50

30

cannot be determined
54. At what time Vishnu will reach his destination if he has started at 10a.m and travels half the distance at a speed of 10 km/hr.and the other half at a speed of 20 km/hr by assuming the distance betwee
5.30am

5.30pm

8pm

3pm
55. In two similar triangles ABC and DEF, AC =10cm. and DF = 8 cm. Find the ratio of their areas.
3 :4

3 :2

10 : 11

25 : 16
56. The average of 9 numbers is 50. The average of first four is 52 and the average of last four is 49. What is the fifth number.
46

40

44

48
57. The difference between simple and compound interests of a sum of money for two years at 4% per annum is Rs.20. Find the sum.
2000

5000

10,000

20,000
58. If somu, Dhanya and Rajam earn Rs. 150 per day, while Somu and Rajam earn Rs. 94 per day and Dhanya and rajam earn Rs.76 per day then Rajam's earning per day is
56

75

20

34
59. The breadth of a rectangular field is 75% of its length. If the perimeter of the field is 1050 metres, what is the area of the field ?
68500sq.metres

67500sq. metres

65200 sq.metres

62000 sq.metres
60. A wrist watch gains 12 seconds in every 3 hours. What time will it show at 10 am on Tuesday , If it is set right on 3pm on Sunday ?
10 past 3 minutes

10 past 1 5 minutes

10 past 10 minutes and 2 seconds

10 past 2 minutes and 52 seconds
61. In a triangle ABC, angle B is a rightangle. BD is perpendicular to AC. If AD = 9 cms,BD = 6cms,then what is the length of CD ?
6cms

9cms

198cms

4 cms
62. A train passes through a tunnel with length 500 metres in one minute running at a speed of 72km/hour.If so, what is the length of the train ?
400 metres

500 metres

350 metres

300 metres
63. 20.01 + 0.002 + 100.20 = ?
102.003

120.003

120.023

120.212
64. Three jars of equal measure contain milk and water in the ratios 4:1, 5:2 and 3:2 respectively. If all these three jars are poured into a big jar, what will be the ratio of milk and water in the big
12 :5

7: 3

74 : 31

36 : 74
65. In a survey, 60 % of those surveyed owned a car and 80% of those surveyed owned a TV. If 55% owned both a car and a TV, what percentage of those surveyed owned a car or a TV but not both?
30%

25%

35%

40%
66. Two crores five lakhs sevan thousand and ninety three written in figure as
250793

2500793

20507093

2505793
67. One litre of milk contains 250 grams of cream and one kg cream yields 800 grams butter.---litres of milk will be required to produce one kg butter.
4 litres

4.5 litres

5 litres

6 litres
68. A vertical post of height 8 metre gives a shadow of 6 metre. At the same time another post gives a shadow of 120 metre. What is the height of the second post in metres ?
160 metres

320 metres

180 metres

200 metres
69. 160 kilometre is equal to
125 miles

100 miles

150 miles

147 miles
70. Father's age is thrice the sum of the age of his two children.After 5 years, his age will be twice the sum of their ages . How old is the father now ?
55 years

45 years

50 years

40 years
71. Select the correct sentence from the following
No one loves you except I

Have you got a rupee?

Please lay down

Neither of these motorcycles worth the money
72. The word "Martinet" means
Lazy person

Strong person

Strict disciplinarian

Authoritarian
73. Change into comparative degree. Mumbai is the biggest city in India.
No other city in India is so big as Mumbai

Mumbai is bigger than any other city in India

Mumbai is the biggest city in India than any other cities in India than any other cities

Mumbai is bigger than any other cities in aindia
74. Pick out the word which is nearest in meaning to the key word " ovation"
Peak

Event

Applause

Act of kindness
75. Change the following into exclamatory sentence " She is very happy there "
How happy she is here !

What happy she is there !

How happy she is there !

What happy she is here !
76. Change the following sentence into passive voice, The teacher said " show me your pen "
The teacher asked him to show his pen

The teacher asked the boy to see his pen

The teacher asked him to show him his pen

The teacher asked to shown the pen
77. Combine the following sentence using " either -or" Shailu has forgotten to bring her book. Chithu has forgotten to bring her book.
Either Shailu or Chithu have forgotten to bring their books

Either Shailu or Chithu has forgotten to bring her book

Either Shailu forgotten or Chithu forgotten to bring their books

Either Shailu or Chithu has forgotten to bring their books
78. Which of the following sentence is wrong ?
Unless you run, you will miss the bus

Unless you help me,I shall fail

Unless you study well, you will fail

Unless you sit down, I will beat you
79. Choose the correct sentence from the following
I am in this college since 1997

Ihave been in this college since 1999

I was in this college since 1997

I am in this college since four years
80. Combine the sentence using "as if " The boy was crying. Someone had beaten him.
The boy cried as if some one had beaten him

The boy is crying as if some one had beaten him

The boy was crying as if somone had beaten him

The boy cried as if some one beaten him
81. Give one word for the given phrase;- " A decision on which one cannot go back ".
Infrangible

Infalliable

Irrevocable

Incorrigible
82. Choose the correctly spelt word
Paralal

Saparate

Queue

Beginng
83. Select the correct meaning of to die in harmess
To die on the job

To use the best

To die for a cause

To be alert
84. Choose the word opposite to the word balance
Unbalance

Disbalance

Imbalance

Misbalance
85. One who does not believe in God is known as
Marxist

Pessimit

Optimist

Atheist
86. Which among the following words has most nearly the same meaning of the word Destitute
Unhealthy

Demoralized

Weak

Very poor
87. In the sentence " I have seldom seen such large prawns" the word seldom means
Frequently

Rarely

Sometimes

Often
88. Select the most appropriate word to fill in the blank. A statement which is based on a supposition is said to be ----
Prejudice

Ambiguous

False

Hypothetical
89. The expression I beg your pardon means
To give excuse

To apologise

To disagree with the point

To excuse one self for not understanding what somebody says
90. Choose the most appropriate term from the given alternatives indicating the meaning of the word pandemonium.
Great Joy

Big crowd

Noisy disorder

Mucical instrument
91. Find out the correct preposition. The letter was written -----red ink.
by

with

in

on
92. Which one of the following is correct ?
Occoured

Occurred

Ocured

Ocurred
93. Use the right question tag They have finished the work
haven't they?

have they ?

did they ?

hadn't they ?
94. If Drama : Audience then Writing will match ?
Listener

Reader

Author

Publisher
95. Which of the following pair is opposite in meaning?
Naive - Sophisticated

Vital - Crucial

Credo - belief

Rustic - Crude
96. Killing of one's own wife is known as
Homicide

Infanticide

Genocide

Suicide
97. Pick out the most suitable word to make the sentence meaningful.Suseela will be --- to me on this matter this morning
Spoken

Spoke

Speak

Speaking
98. Papparazzi bmeans
Male features appearing in women

Hater of women

Reporters of yellow journals

Commit suicide by cutting veins
99. Select the word which has almost the same meaning to the word means
Supports

Ways

Possibilities

Gains
100. Fill in the blank by choosing appropriate term from the alternatives given below, When fire brokeout, the fire brigade was called to put ---- the fire.
out

off

down

away