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POLICE SI-2009

 

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1. Select the sentence or part of a sentence which is grammatically correct from the given alternatives.
Either the manager or his assistance failed in their duty.

Either the manager his assistants failed in his duty

Either the manager or his assistants failed in his duty

Either the manager nor his assistant failed in their now
2. Select the sentence or part of a sentence which is grammatically correct from the given alternatives.
He used to visit us every week but he is rarely coming duty.

He used to visit us every week but he is rarely comes now

He used to visit us every week by he has rarely come now

None of these
3. The police arrested him. Change the voice
The Police have arrested him

He is being arrested by Police

He was arrested by the Police

He has been arrested bythe Police .
4. Hedge Hog is the name of :
Country

City

Animal

Planet
5. Most of the letters in the English alphabet come from:
Arabic

Italian

Hebrew

Roman
6. The Albatross is an important character in the poem of :
William Wordsworth

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Shelley

Byron
7. A Marsupial is a mammel which has :
Pouch

Wings

Camouflage

Poisonous tooth
8. A stitch in the time saves nine means:
Do the stitching on your own

A timely act will prevent further trouble

Nine can be saved if you stitch properly

None of these
9. Zip code means :
system of control traffic

System of fix rates for items

System of simplify mail sorting

None of these
10. Effluent means:
Liquid waste

halo effect

Wealth

Flattery
11. One who sneers and shows contempt for riches and enjoyment is :
Satirist

Cynic

Philosopher

Sadist
12. Calipurniya is a character in Shakespeare's :
Hamlet

Twelfth Night

Othello

Julius Ceasar
13. I have been awake ----five hours
Since

in

For

From
14. As he was cleaning his gun, it went ------- and killed him
Off

Out

away

Up
15. Withuot careful nursing the patient can't pull ---
Up

Through

Out

Along
16. He attributed his success ------ pure luck .
For

To

By

With
17. Nobody answered it ..... ?
Did he

Didn't

Didn't they

Did they
18. I advised him ------
Not resign his job

To not resign his job

Not to resign his job

To don't resign his job
19. I -------- him since his childhood.
Know

Have known

Knew

Am knowing
20. Have some more rice .........?
Will you

Don't you

Haven't you

Won't you
21. You ------ cross the road when the lights are red.
C Can

Must

Mustn't

Needn't
22. The Commonwealth Games were earlier called :
British Colonies Sports Festival

British Empire Sports Festival

Royal Colonies Games

None of these
23. C.V. Raman discovered Roman Effect of scattered light on February 28 :
In the year of 1931

In the year of 1930

In the year of 1928

In the year of 1940
24. Swami Vivekananda was born in Culcutta on january 12 :
In the year of 1865

In the year of 1868

In the year of 1864

In the year of 1863
25. In 1878, the following newspaper was published with G.S. Aiyer as the editor:
The Tribune

The Hindu

The Deccan Herald

The Times of India
26. The world's second largest country is
Russia

India

Germany

Canada
27. The founder of Dakshin Bharath Hindi Pracher Sabha is :
C.Rajagopalachari

Dr.Radhakrishnan

Makhan Lal

Rantirth
28. Ampere is the unit of :
Flow of electric current

Electronotive force

Electric Power

All the above
29. For measuring the depth of ocean, the instrument used is called :
Hydrometer

Fathometer

Fathom

Magnetometer
30. Dry ice is :
Solid Hydrogen

Ice when kept below 0 degree C

Solid Carbon dioxide

Ice which is dried
31. Arterial blood pressure is measured by :
Monometer

Cardiograph

Sphygmomanometer

Barometer
32. The effects of hormones on the body is :
Stimulation of organs

Catalytic functions

Proper growth

co-ordination of functions of different organs
33. Asteroids are :
Pieces of falling stars

Rocks found on the moon

Satellites of other planets

Very small planets revolving around the sun
34. A plant with green leaves placed in red light will appear :
Black

Green

Red

Violet
35. Who said, " A body will remain at rest unless an external forces acts on the body ?
Newton

Einstein

Archimedes

Galileo
36. The oil in which an oil lamp rises up due to :
Pressure difference

Low viscosity of oil

Capillary action

Gravitational force
37. An echo is produced by the ---- of sound waves.
Refraction

Absorption

Reflection

Diffraction
38. Coating of iron with zinc is known as :
Galvanization

Electroplating

Ironization

None of these
39. A red light is used in a traffic signal because:
It has the longest wavelength and can easily be noticed.

It is beautiful

It is visible to people with bad eyesight.

It is the colour of danger .
40. In diesel engine, ignition takes place by :
Compression

Elecrical Spark

Dynamo

Battery
41. Which of the following metal is used in aircraft?
Chromium

Titanium

Palladium

None of these
42. A fuse wire is used to :
To make the electirical circuit strong

Convert AC to DC

Convert DC to AC

Prevent on unduly high elecric current to pass through the circuit
43. A sudden fall in the barometer indicates
Clear weather

Hailstorm

Storm

Heavy rainfall
44. The terminal colours of rainbow are
Violet and red

Violet and green

Red and green

Red and blue
45. The best conductor of elecricity is
Iron

Aluminium

Copper

Silver
46. When milk is churned, the cream from it is separated due to
Gravitational force

Centrifugal force

Frictional force

Heat
47. Solder is an alloy of
Tin and lead

Tin and zinc

Zinc and lead

Zinc and copper
48. Amalgams are the compounds which always contain:
AI

Hg

Zn

Cu
49. Which pair is incorrect ?
Tannic acid:leather

Lactic acid : milk

Amino acid : protein

Acetic acid : vinegar
50. The chemical name of the quartz is :
Calcium oxide

Calcium phosphate

Sodium phosphate

Sodium silicate
51. The main purpose of White Blood Corpuscles
To carry nutrients

To combat infection

To carry oxygen

To give strength
52. The seat of memory in human brain is located in the
Medulla oblongatta

Cerebrum

Cortex

Cerebellum
53. Chromosomes are
Parts of human brain

Thread like bodies that occur in the nuclei which carry genetic code

Constituent of blood which produces heat in the body

None of the above
54. Which of the following glands secretes tears?
Lachrymal

Pituitary

Thyroid

Pancreas
55. Mumps is a disease caused by
Fungus

Bacteria

Virus

None of these
56. 'Lock jaw' is difficulty in opening the mouth is symptom of
Plague

Tetanus

Cholera

None of these
57. Biopsy is done in
Tissue taken from a dead body

Tissue taken from a living body

Blood from veins

Blood from arteries
58. Aspirin was discovered by ....in 1897.
K. Landsteiner

Robert Koch

Felix Hoffman

Alexander Haring
59. Which two organs/glands are affected by malaria?
Lungs and heart

Spleen and liver

Kidneys and lungs

Ears and brain
60. Chills,pain in chest,rusty sputum.rapid breathings abdominal pain are the symptoms of
Plague

Syphilis

Gonorrhea

Pneumonia
61. The battlefield of Plassey is situated in
Bihar

Andhra pradesh

Orissa

West Bengal
62. Chronologically arrange the visit of following pilgrims to India : (a)Thomas Roe (b)Fa -hien (c)Hiuen Tsang
ABC

BAC

BCA

CAB
63. The Governor - General of India who initiated the introduction of English to India was
Lord Curzon

Lord Macaulay

Lord Bentinck

Lord Dalhousie
64. The Upanishads are
A sourse of Hindu Philosophy

Books od ancient Hinduisms

Books on social behaviours of man

Prayers to God
65. Who was the Chairman of the Constituent Assembly which enacted ,adopted and signed the Constitution of India?
B.N.Rao

Dr.Rajendra Prasad

Jawaharlal Nehru

Dr.B.R.Ambedkar
66. The court order which literally means " to have the body" is
Mandamus

Quo warranto

Habeas corpus

Certiorari
67. If the position of President and Vice- president are vacant who officiates?
The Prime Minister

Chief Justice of India

Speaker of Lok Sabha

None of the above
68. The Ghana bird sanctuary is located in the state of
Goa

Himachal Pradesh

Rajasthan

Gujarat
69. What is mixed farming ?
Growing rabi as well as kharif crops

Growing several crops

Growing several crops and also rearing animals

Growing sugarcane as well as creeds
70. From land mass point of view India's position in the world is
Second

Fourth

Seventh

Sixth
71. ' Good Government is no substitute to Self - Government' written - by
William Shakespeare

Tennyson

Lord Byron

Winston Churchill
72. 'Things Fall Apart' is the book by
V.S.Naipaul

Kamala Das

Chinua Achebe

Vikram Seth
73. The word similar in meaning to 'weird'
Unnatural

Ghostly

Natural

Spiritual
74. The word opposite in meaning to 'pride'
Shame

Lowly

Humanitarian

Humility
75. The phrase 'to subjugate'means
Emancipate

Enslave

Liberate

None of these
76. The word with the wrong spelling is
Privilege

Acclimatise

Separation

Alligation
77. Oracle is a term which could mean
To speak to pray

The wisdom of prophets

Divine utterance for men

All of these
78. 'In a frenzy'means
Violent mental agitation

Happening at short intervals

Ornanentally

None of these
79. Experts concluded that the vapours were mythical because
Volcanoes were found near by

Hot spring were there in the vicinity

Fissures were not found

None of these
80. The passage talks upon
Inspiration of the oracles

Fissures and intoxicants

Role played by oracle for centuries

Mature women
81. Pride : Lion ::: Pack ?
Elephant

Wolves

Sheep

None of these
82. Seller: Peddler ::: buyer ?
Pedler

Prospector

Meadiator

Purchaser
83. Scintillating Iusteress ::: Infallible?
Earning

Dependble

Dubious

None of these
84. Choose the word does not belong to the group
Poisonous

Venomous

Toxic

Harmless
85. Choose the word does not belong to the group. Find it .
Blue bottle

Hibiscus

Cauliflower

Sunflower
86. Choose the word does not belong to the group .
Masculine

Efferminate

Womanish

Unmanly
87. 1668 + 8756 - 2817 = ?
7637

6637

6747

None of these
88. 5*0.5* 0.05*0.005 = ?
62.5

0.000625

6.25

0.00625
89. In a certain code CENTRAL is writen as LARTNEC how is SEMINAR
RANIMES

NARISEM

MESIRAN

None of these
90. If the following words were rearranged in alphabetical order as in dictionary which will ncome in the third place
Plenty

Plain

Plane

Place
91. if South - east is called East, North - east is called South and so on what will North be called
East

North - east

South

North - west
92. Which is the missing letter ? A,B,C,D,- ?
G

A

C

E
93. If ARID = 32 then DEAR = ?
22

24

26

28
94. What should be number in the place of the question mark (a) 12, 24, (a),96
48

112

68

86
95. Which number does not fit the following series 0 6 24 60 120 216 336
24

60

120

216
96. Insert the missing number 18,8,-2,12 ?
22

-8

-18

-20
97. A doctor gives Rema five tablets asking her to take each one after half an hour. How long will she take to finish all the tablets?
1.5 hrs

2 hrs.

2.5 hrs

3.5 hrs
98. If + means x, x means -, + means /and - means + then 60 + 5 + 15 - 20 x 15 = ?
105

-273

25

None of these
99. Which is the one that does not belong to the group
PRT

QOM

CEG

IKM
100. When a number is divided by 8 the remainder is 6 and when the same number is divided by 7 the remainder is 5. What is the number ?
51

37

54

None of these