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KPSC ATTENDER, JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT-2009

 

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1. How many litres go to make a gallon ?
5 litres
4 litres
4.5 litres
6 litres
2. Which element is depleted most from the soil after a crop is harvested ?
Lead
Pottassium
Helium
Sulphar
3. In which state of India the Panchayat Raj was first introduced ?
Bihar
Andhra Pradesh
Haryana
Karnataka
4. Who is the creator of Micky Mouse and Donald Duck?
Walt Kelly
R.K.Laxman
Walt Disney
Mort Wlaker
5. Which musical instrument does Bismillah Khan ply ?
Sitar
Mouth Organ
Tabala`
Shennai
6. In which Shekespearean play are the famous words uttered " Frailty, thy name is woman"?
Hamlet
Macbeth
Antony and Cleopatra
King Lear
7. Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is
A.S. Anand
M.H.Karwia
S.P. Baroocha
V.N. Khare
8. Who is known as the 'Iron man of India '?
Subash Chandra Bose
Dada Bhai Naooji
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Sardar Vallabhai Pattel
9. What was the old name of Myanmar?
Burma
Athens
Gold Coast
Paraguay
10. What is the official language of Jammu and Kashnir?
Hindi
Arabic
Urdu
Kannada
11. Nobel Prize winner in Literature this year is
Jody Williams
V.S.Naipoul
Luis Edward
William,S Nolas
12. Which country outside India has Indians as the majority of its population ?
Colombo
U.S.A
Myanmar
Fiji
13. Name the country which is the largest producer of Cocoa in the world
Netherlands
Sweden
Ivory Coast
Canada
14. Which is the capital of Afghanistan?
Jakrta
Islamabad
Ankara
Dhaka
15. Which disease is related to the functioning of pancreas?
Diabetes
Tuberculosis
Measles
Pheumonia
16. january 1st of this year falls on a Saturday. Then how many Sundays would be there in 2001 ?
50
38
45
52
17. How many factors are there for the resulting number 1 x 7 x 37 x 41
8
16
10
12
18. A number when divided by 14 leaves a remainder 9.if the same number is divided by 7, what can be the remainder ?
6
2
4
1
19. 6 is the first perfect number. What is the next perfect number ?
16
20
22
24
20. The study of soil is
Palaeontology
Pedology
Entomology
Geology
21. The Chairman of the State Planning Board is
President
Governor
Finance Minister
Chief Minister
22. Name the woman of world renown who gave her name to a system of spontaneous education for children.
Mother Teresa
Maria Montessori
Suchetha Kripalani
Kiran Bedi
23. Father of India's White Revolution.
Sundarlal bahugana
Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
Dr. Varghese Kurian
Dr.Salim Ali
24. Which is the highest Gallantry Award in India ?
Param Vir Chakra
Arjuna Award
Bharath Ratna
Dada Saheb Falke Award
25. Where is the head quarters of GATT organisation?
New York
Beijing
Washington
Ottava
26. Who is the first woman to win the Golden Slam of Tennis ?
Martina Navaratilova
Steffi Graff
Anna Kurnikova
Jennifer Capriati
27. A and B are friends and their age differ by 2 years. A's father D is twice as old as A and B is twice as old as his sister c. The age of D and C differ by 40 years. How old is A ?
29
26
22
20
28. A and B are friends and their age differ by 2 years. A's father D is twice as old as A and B is twice as old as his sister c. The age of D and C differ by 40 years. How old is B ?
24
32
28
30
29. A and B are friends and their age differ by 2 years. A's father D is twice as old as A and B is twice as old as his sister c. The age of D and C differ by 40 years. How much older is A than B ?
8
6
4
2
30. Which famous Indian poet was almost as famous as a painter?
Amritha Preetham
Kumaran Asan
Rabindranath Tagore
Tara Sankar Banerji
31. Gir forest in Gujarath is the last home of which animal ?
Bison
Simhavalan monkey
Kangaroo
Indian lion
32. Name the animal of the big cat family whcih is the fastest creature on earth
Lion
Antelope
Deer
Leopard
33. Distance from a place A to another place B is 200km. A car takes 3 1/2 hours to go from A to B and 4 1/2 hours to return from B to A . What is the average speed of the car in the whole journey ?
40km/hr
50km/hr
60km/hr
70km/hr
34. What should be added to 5820 so that it is divisible by 18 ?
6
12
14
16
35. Which animal's hide was copied as a camouflage for jungle warfare uniforms in World War 11 ?
Lion
Leopard
Kangaroo
Zebra
36. Which is the only number other than 0 to 1 whose square root is equal to the sum of the digits?
81
64
25
36
37. The temperature of human body is
37 degree
98.4 degree
32 degree
100 degree
38. The element found in highest concentration in atmospheric air is
Oxygen
Nitrogen
Helium
Carbon - di -oxide
39. Which of the following is not a hardware ?
Mouse
Keyboard
Windows 95
C.P.U
40. Which gas is both harmful and beneficial to life on earth?
Methane
Carbon - di - oxide
Eathane
Ozone
41. Which planet is closest to earth?
Jupiter
Mercury
Titan
Venus
42. Who invented the dynamite?
William Sturgeon
Benjamin Franklin
Alfred Nobel
Joseph Aspidin
43. Which gas is used to extinguish fire ?
Hydrogen
Oxygen
Carbon - di - oxide
Nitrogen
44. The temperature of human body can be measured using a clinicl thermometer. Why?
Expansion of glass is more than the expansion of mercury
Expansion of mercury is more than the expansion of glass
Measurment is not done by expansion
Only mercury is expanding
45. The state with the higest density of population is
Kerala
Maharashtra
West Bengal
Bihar
46. The Architect Of Indian Misslie technology
U.R.Rao
H.J.Bhaba
A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
Vikram Sara Bhai
47. Who is R.K. Narayan?
A cartoonist
A cricket player
An Indian writer in English
Social reformer
48. Who among the following is the leader of Narmada Bachao Andolam?
Baba Amte
Vandana Siva
Sundarlal Bahuguna
Medha Patkar
49. Which of the following is not correctly matched?
Coolie - Mulk Raj Anand
Visakhadatta - Mudra Rakshasa
Oddakkuzhal - G.Sankara kurup
The Guide - Salman Rushdie
50. Which of the following is not correctly matched ?
Bible -Christians
Ooran - Muslims
Guru Granth Sahib - Sikhs
Zend Avesta -Jains
51. Who among the following Presidents was a scholar and Philosopher?
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Dr. S Radhakrishnan
Zail Singh
R. Vankataraman
52. If black means white,white means red,red means yellow, yellow means blue,What is the colour of the clear sky ?
Red
White
Yellow
Orange
53. In a language SYSTEM is METSYS and NEARER is AENRER. How is FRACTION written in that language
CRFNAIOT
RACFTION
ACRNFTIO
NIOTCARF
54. Fill in the missing number in the series 3,6,18,9,18,54,27,54,162
81
97
90
64
55. Which of the following is military alliance?
SWAPO
NATO
ICAO
ECC
56. Which day is considered as "Mother's day"
November 14
September 8
October 24
November 19
57. Babri Masjid was demolished in which year ?
1991
1989
1988
1990
58. Where is Kerala Forest Reserch Institute situated?
Iravikulam
Thekkady
Peechi
Munnar
59. Which State of India is rich in sandalwood?
Kerala
Karnataka
Tamil Nadu
Andhra Pradesh
60. The Galaxy to which we belong is called
Andromeda
Dwarf
Milky way
Proxima cenyuria
61. The most ductile metal is
Copper
Silver
Gallium
Mercury
62. Which fuel is mainly used to drive rockets?
Hydrogen
Aviation spirit
Oxygen
Liquid hydrogen
63. Which planet has such conditions that could support life ?
Mars
Pluto
Jupiter
Venus
64. With which river is Sardar Sarovar Project associated ?
Mahanadi
Narmada
Krishna
Sabarmati
65. The longest flightless bird
Emu
Kiwi
Dodo
Penguin
66. Which vitamin is known as anti sterlity vitamin?
Vitamin E
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Vitamin B
67. Which king introduced the Saka Era ?
Chandragupta
Asoka
Vikramaditya
Nanda
68. The Indian Prime Minister who was known as "Man of Peace "
Jawaharlal Nehru
Gulzarilal Nanda
Lal Bahadur Sastri
Charan Singh
69. The country which has the world's largest cattle population
Canada
India
Saudi Arabia
Sweden
70. The most famous student od Socrates.
Plato
Aristotle
Confucious
Bertrand Russel
71. The largest Tiger Sanctuary in the world?
Kasirange National Park
Thekkady
Silent Valley
Sundarbans
72. Highest mountain peak in India
Nilgiri
Everest
Anamudi
Kanchenjunga
73. The World's first country to adopt a National Flag
Denmark
Sri Lanka
France
Great Britain
74. Which country in the world produces the highest quantity of opium
Pakistan
Nepal
China
Canada
75. The largest cotton producing state of India
Uttar Pradesh
Gujarat
Rajathan
Madhya Pradesh
76. Which country in the world has the maximum number of robots working ?
U.S.A.
China
Japan
Russia
77. Where is the "Amarnath Shine"?
Orissa
Amritsar
Sri Lanka
Kashmir
78. The name of the insrument that measures wind speed.
Spirometer
Algometer
Monometer
Magnetometer
79. Who invented a method of reading for the blind ?
Pascal
Williams Burroughs
Braille
Walter Hunt
80. Which is the only Jew country in the world ?
Sweden
England
Egypt
Palestine
81. One person sees his image in a mirror. If he walks backwards with a speed of 5m./hour he sees his image moving with a speed of
5m,/hour
10m./hour
29m./hour
2.5m./hour
82. In Kerala, very high temperature is felt in the month of April.Why?
It is summer time everywhere in India
Hot winds blow from Tamil Nadu
Sun appears directly above head
It is winter in South pole.
83. The electrical energy obtained from ordinary batteries is from
Chemical energy
Light energy
Solar energy
Self generated energy
84. How many of the numbers between 200 and 500 begin or end with 3 ?
80
100
110
120
85. Indian Constitution defines India as
Unitary State
Federal State
Union of States
Quasi Federal
86. The ratio between the ages of father and son is 5:2. If seven years ago the father was 43 years old, what is the present age of son ?
25 years
21 years
23 years
20 years
87. If ANOTHER is coded as 7309521 then THORN will be coded as
95103
95313
95013
95113
88. In each of the following five questions one is different from the rest.Choose the one which is different .
Snake
Crocodile
Lizard
Whale
89. In each of the following five questions one is different from the rest.Choose the one which is different .
Breathing
Singing
Playing
Writing
90. In each of the following five questions one is different from the rest.Choose the one which is different .
Paper
Sharpner
Eraser
Teacher
91. In each of the following five questions one is different from the rest.Choose the one which is different .
Bench
Sofa
Cupboard
Chair
92. In each of the following five questions one is different from the rest.Choose the one which is different .
Sitar
Violin
Sarod
Thabala
93. If BAD is wrtten as YZW and SAME as HZNV then LOVE will be coded as
ROWN
OLEV
OJUC
NOPL
94. A is the brother of B. B is the sister of C.D is the father of C and E is the father of D's wife F. E has a son G. How is G is related to B ?
Uncle
Nephew
Daughter
Grand daughter
95. EGIK:FILO:FHJL:-
GJMP
GJPM
HGMN
GMJO
96. If 3 cats can kill 3 rats in 3 minutes, how long will it take 100 cats to kill 100 rats?
9 minutes
12 minutes
6 minutes
10 minutes
97. Which is the biggest warship made in India ?
INS Salki
INS V ibhuti
INS Savitri
INS Vikranth
98. Where is India's first wave power plant located?
Kochi
Vizhinjam
Kanyakumari
Neyyardam
99. Which is India's first communication satellite?
SLV - 3
INSAT 11 A
Aryabhatta
INSAT I B
100. Name the Malayali poet who struggled against social evils like caste system and untouchability through his works?
Vallthol
ulloor
Kumaran Asan
G.Sankara Kurup