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FIREMAN (TRAINEE)-2009

 

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1. Which is the largest river in Kerala?
Periyar

Bharathapuzha

Bhavani

Kabani
2. The first five year plan was started in?
1954

1950

1951

1947
3. Which District in Kerala has the largest number of Grama Panchayat?
Kozhikode

Malappuram

Palaghat

Thrissur
4. Communist manifesto written by?
Lenin

Tolstoy

Adam Smith

Karl Marx
5. How many members in a cricket team?
10

11

12

13
6. Which country got medal in mens foot ball in 2008 Olympics?
Brazil

Argentina

Niegiria

Uruguay
7. The country which got Independence on 1971 August 15?
Dubai

Kuwait

Mascath

Bhaharain
8. The author of the Book Republic?
Adam Smith

Karl Marx

Plato

Gandhiji
9. Who is known as Kerala Gandhi?
Sree Narayana Guru

Ayyankali

Ghan Abdul Ghafarghan

K. Kelappan
10. Who attend all the three round table conference?
Gandhiji

Jawaharlal Nehru

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
11. How many times the sun is bigger than the earth?
110 times

111 times

112 times

109 times
12. The first Indian who got Nobel Prize for physics?
Dr. Amarthyasen

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Dr. Chandra Sekhar

Dr. C.V. Raman
13. Choose the correct spelt word?
Forti

Fourti

Fourty

Forty
14. The largest producer of milk in the world?
U.S.A

UK

India

Pakistan
15. The essential vitamin for the functioning of reproduction?
Vitamin A

Vitamin B

Vitamin C

Vitamin E
16. The first Chief Election Commissioner of India?
T.N. Seshan

Peri Sasthri

Naveen Choula

Sukumar Sen
17. Who wrote the famous book “India Wins Freedom”
Gandhiji

Jawaharlal Nehru

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Moulana Abdul Kalam Azad
18. The colour of Ammonium Chloride is?
Blue

Black

Red

White
19. The first general election conducted in Independence India on?
1950

1954

1952

1956
20. How many members in “SAARC”?
5

6

7

8
21. The blue colour of the sky due to?
Refraction of the light

Scattering of the light

Polarisation of the light

Reflection of the light
22. The district in Kerala through which maximum number of the rivers flow?
Kasargode

Alappuzha

Kannur

Kottayam
23. Constitution of India was adopted on?
1947 August 15

1950 January 26

1952 September 8

1956 November 1
24. World Red Cross Day is ?
March 8

May 8

March 3

March 1
25. “Medulla Oblangatta” is a part of ?
Heart

Brain

Kidney

Liver
26. Metals .......... when they are heated.
Relax

Contract

Expanded

Deviate
27. The first Indian woman athelete to win gold medal in Asiad?
P.T. Usha

Kamalijith Sandu

M.D. Valsamma

None of these
28. World Human Right Day?
December 10

January 10

November 10

October 10
29. Father of Political Science?
Karl Marx

Adam Smith

Aristotle

Gandhiji
30. The members to the Rajya Sabha in Kerala is ?
20

9

12

15
31. The study about cancer is?
Ongology

Pomology

Jerantology

Nefrology
32. How many languages include in the 8th schedule of our constitution?
14

17

22

24
33. ‘EEC’ is connected with?
Kidney

Liver

Brain

Heart
34. The last memeber of UNO?
Thuvalu

East Timoor

Montinegro

Switzerland
35. The name of Prime Minister who Nationalise “14” Banks in India?
Indira Gandhi

Jawaharlal Nehru

Lal Bahadur Sastri

V.P. Sing
36. International Book Day?
September 14

April 23

February 21

September 8
37. First official census conducted in India on?
1881

1875

1873

1872
38. The sun .............. when I got up.
rose

had risen

is rising

would risen
39. The article which gives special privileges to Jammu and Kashmir?
370

352

356

365
40. The National Highway which connected Kolkotha to Chennai?
NH 47

NH 6

NH 5

NH 10
41. ‘Sardar Sarovar Project’ built in .............. river.
Thapti

Looni

Narmada

Mahanadi
42. Who was the first opposition leader of Kerala legislative assembly?
P.T. Chacko

K.M. George

K. Karunakaran

A.K. Gopalan
43. The first summit of ‘NAM’?
Belgrade

Dhaka

Kanmandu

OSLO
44. First woman chief election commissioner of India?
V.S. Ramadevi

Sujeta Kripalani

Vijayalakshmi Pandit

Fathima Beevi
45. The Secretary General of UNO?
U. Thant

Ban Ki Moon

Cofi Annan

None of these
46. The capital city of Madhya Pradesh?
Bhopal

Madras

Bhuvaneswar

Bangalore
47. Which are the nations signed in the ‘Panchaseel’?
India and Bangladesh

India and Pakistan

India and China

India and Bhutan
48. How many members in Rajya Sabha?
252

251

250

260
49. First Chief Minister of Kerala?
Achutha Menon

R. Sankar

E.M. Sankaran Namboothiripad

C.H. Muhammad Koya
50. Which is not a food crop?
Wheat

Barley

Maize

Cotton
51. Prices .................. during the last two years.
have increased

increased

would increase

increasing
52. He has now recovered from his injury and ................ again.
is able to walk

was able to walk

had walked

had been walking
53. We ............. a very enjoyable holiday in Ooty last summer.
have had

had

were

was
54. .................. your breakfast already?
Have you had

Had you

Do you have

Has had
55. I .......... him since he was in the hospital.
have not seen

had not seen

was seen

were seen
56. He ............. at the age of twenty eight, in 1998.
get married

got married

have got married

gets married
57. After working with him for sometime, I came .............. his efficiency.
to admire

admired

admiring

admires
58. ................. will captain the college team?
Who

Which

When

What
59. Political leaders should think of the people ............. they are accountable.
to who

to whom

who

which
60. Gandhiji used ........... major part of his time for spinning.
the

a

an

no article
61. He is ............. right man for the job.
a

the

an

no article
62. Fragile means ........
strong

powerful

delicate

mucular
63. The antonym of timid is .........
adventurous

foolish

delicate

muscular
64. The antonym of diligent is ........
intelligent

vigilant

vibrant

idle
65. Abortive is the synonym of .............
futile

fertile

cute

curtail
66. Fratricide means the murder of one’s ........
brother

father

sister

mother
67. The first person who ................ the question will be awarded a prize.
answer

answered

answers

answering
68. I hope you suceed ................. you effort.
in

on

from

with
69. Always be ..........
honesty

honest

honestly

to honest
70. Every one cheered the winner ............. (a) (b) (c) (d)
did he?

didn’t they?

didn’t he?

did they?
71. Anil can do a work in 12 days. Basheer can do it in 15 days. Chandran can do the same work in 20 days. If they all work together, the number of days need to complete the work is?
5

14

7

13
72. In a hostel, there is enough food for 50 students to last for 30 days. After 6 days 25 more students are admitted to the hostel. Now, how many more days the food is going to last?
10

12

16

20
73. The correct sequence of missing letters in ba.....a.....aab.....
bba

abb

aba

bab
74. An article is sold at Rs, 4,375. If it is sold at a loss of 12.5%. What was the cost price?
Rs.4,400

Rs.5,500

Rs.4,750

Rs.5,000
75. John and Jacob started a business contributing Rs.60,000 and Rs.50,000 respectively. At the end of the year, the profit was Rs.35,000 in which Rs.13,000 was used to furnish the office. If they divide
Rs.10,000

Rs.12,000

Rs.18,000

Rs.15,000
76. A is brother of B,C is the father of A.D is the brother of E.E is the daughter of B. Then uncle of D is ?
A

B

C

E
77. The difference between the largest four digit number and the smallest three digit number is ?
9990

9989

9888

9899
78. In a class of 50 students, 32 students passed in English and 38 students passed in Mathematics. If 20 students passed in both the subjects, the number of students who passed neither English nor Mathem
12

0

1

18
79. A company produces 18% more machines than of the previous year. If their production in the current year is 17700 machines, the production last year is :
14500

17000

15000

15500
80. At 8 o’ clock in the morning Mr.Ram was at a distance of 105 km from the railway station. To get his train was to reach the station at least at 9.45 a.m. The minimum speed required for him to travel i
60 km/hour

100 km/hour

50 km/hour

80 km/hour
81. If the number 3 5 7 x 4 is divisible by 6, then value of x is :
0

1

4

2
82. An amount becomes Rs.11,300 in 2 years and Rs.12,600 in 4 years. The rate, if calculated at simple interest is :
13%

10.5%

6.5%

8.5%
83. In trial average method, the average of 20 numbers is assumed to be 24. The sum of deviations of the numbers from 24 is found to be 15. What is the average?
23.75

23.25

24.75

24.25
84. If 135=15,245=40.then 324=____
21

24

22

29
85. A bank compounds interest half yearly. Raju deposits Rs.25,000 in the bank at a rate of 8%. The total interest at the end of one year is? (a) (b)
2,000 rupees

4,000 rupees

2,040 rupees

4,080 rupees
86. There are 50 students in a class. In a class test 22 students get 25 marks each, 18 students get 30 marks each. Each of the remaining gets 16 marks. The average mark of the whole class is :
27

25

28

24
87. A man has equal number of one rupee, five rupee and ten rupee notes with him. If he has Rs. 480 with him, the number of one rupee note is :
16

28

30

24
88. How long does a train 110 metres long running at a speed of 36 km/hour take to cross a bridge of 132 metres in length?
18 seconds

15.9 seconds

21 seconds

24.2 seconds
89. A is taller than B; B is taller than C; D is taller than E and E is taller than B. Who is the shortest?
D

E

B

C
90. CDE : GHI :: PQR :........
XYZ

ABD

LMO

TVS
91. A shopkeeper wants to get 20% gain on an article after allowing a discount of 15%. If the article costs him Rs.153,what price should be mark on the article?
216 rupees

184 rupees

162 rupees

224 rupees
92. 0.00003 / 0.11 = ?
0.00003

0.0003

0.000003

0.3
93. The product of two numbers is 864 and their H.C.F is 12. Their I.C.M. is :
24

72

10368

64
94. An amount is divided among P,O,R in the ratio 2:5:7 if P’s share is Rs 3,000 then the diference between the shares of Q and R is :
Rs 3,000

Rs 3,500

Rs 1,000

Rs 2,000
95. (1032 * 1032)-(972*972) =
36

6

1200

1531
96. The three-fifth of a number is 40 more than the 40 percent of the same number. The number is :
40

80

150

200
97. 4, 9, 25, 49, 121, 169, ................
196

200

269

289
98. Fill the series.1,1,2,4,3,9,4,16,5,___
18

22

11

25
99. In a class of 60 students 55% are boys. The number of girls in the class is :
20

5

27

10
100. In the following option, the number which is not a perfect square is :
178929

436217

61504

46656