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WELFARE OFFICER GRADE II (Jail Department)

 

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1. The total number of villages in Kerala
1820

1420

1582

991
2. The total length of the coastline of Kerala
480 kms

830 kms

580 kms

500 kms
3. Yakshagana is a dance drama from....
Andhrapradesh

Kerala

Karnataka

Chennai
4. Prime MInister's Rozgar Yojana aims at helping ....
Women

Youth of the weaker sections

Educated unemployed urban youth

Handicapped people
5. --------Vitamin is also known as Thiamine
Vitamin A

Vitamin E

Vitamin B

Vitamin C
6. Genes are located in .....
Blood

Tissues

Chromosomes

Spleen
7. Otology is the study of .....
Lung diseases

Mouth diseases

Diseases of the ear

Brain diseases
8. ......... is a substance which acts like a fuel in driving the body
Protection

Vitamin

Carbohydrates

Minerals
9. Pedology is the study of .......
Child diseases

Skin

Soil

Habitats
10. The study of the production of better offspring by the careful selection of parents is called
Genetics

Cryogenics

Eugenics

Chronobiology
11. A welfare state has a moral obligation to provide welfare services especially to ...
All sections of the society

The women

To the weaker sections of the community

The children and the sick people
12. The Community Development programme was started in .......
1950

1959

1952

1956
13. The term sheduled castes came into being insted of the term 'Suppressed Classes' since the enactment of ....
Census Report of 1921

1961 Census Report

The Government of India Act 1935

The Constitution of India
14. The term 'Untouchables was used to refer to the Depressed caste by ....
Mahatma Gandhi

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Dr. B.R Ambedkar

William Bentinckt
15. ...... makes any type of discrimination aganist the Sheduled castes in public places etc: punishable
Goverment of India Act 1935

The constitution of India

The Untouchability Offence Act 1955

1921 Census Report
16. ...... is a scheme aimed at providing free housing to people of sheduled Tribe and Sheduled Caste.
Prime Minister's Gramodaya Yojana

Prime Minister's Gram Sadak Yojana

Indira Awas Yojana

Rural Infrastructure Development Fund
17. The Panchayat Raj Act aims at ....
The centralization of power

Distribution of grants

Decentralized planning

Improvement of Infrastructure
18. Most members of delinquent juvenile gans are....
Paranoid

Psychopaths

Mentally retarded

Neurotic
19. One of the symptoms of social disorganisation is ...
Constitututional Amendments

Family planning

Conflict of mores and institutions

Family disorganisation
20. The first country in the world to launch the National Family Planning Programme in 1951 is ....
USA

Indonesia

India

China
21. The Employees State Insurance Scheme is based on ....
The Constitution of India

The Workmen's Compensation Act of 1923

The report of Prof..Adarkar and the I.L.O convections

The report of the Royal Commission on Labour in India in 1923
22. The Welfare Scheme for children known as I.C.D.S (Integrated Child Development Services Scheme) was initiated by....
Jawaharlal Nehru

Rajeev Gandhi

Indira Gandhi

Lal Bahadur Shasthri
23. NORAD is an agency which assists the welfare programmes for the .....
Physically handicapped persons

Mentally retarded children

SC/ST women and widows

AIDS victims
25. The common name of a village sociologically imply...
Patriotism

Ethnocentrism

Community sentiment

Sectional loyalty
26. Article........ of the Constitution of India forbids the practice of untouchability in any from
22

320

216

17
27. .....refers to the process by which divergent mores of sub -groups are reconciled to achieve homogeneity
Adaption

Assimilation

Accommodation

Syncretism
28. .......... measures the patterns of individual's social action
The interview

Survey/questionnaire

The Versetchen method

Sociometry
30. The main basis of a caste inequality is .....
Racial differences

Cultural diversity

Occupational heterogeneity

The principle of purity and pollution
31. OFFICIOUS
Dealing with the office work

Office routine

To hinder smooth working

Too eager to help or advise
32. A GRASS WIDOW
A young widow

Widow who has illicit relations with men

A working old women

A woman whose huband is temporarily away from her
33. HOBSON'S CHOICE
Lion's share

The best choice

The last chance

Option of taking the one offered or nothing
34. PARSIMONIOUS
Hereditary

Selfish

Religious

Generous
35. To try to establish world peace is only ....
A fair play

An oily tongue

A wet blanket

A wild goose chase
36. All his remarks were meant to .... the reputation and honour enjoyed by the minister
Arrogate

Surrogate

Prorocatory

Derogate
37. His negligence of duty will be ....to his promotions.
Complemental

Determinant

Incremental

Detrimental
38. That which cannot be taken by force of arms is ...
Indefatigable

Invincible

Infallible

Impregnable
39. ..... Is the theory that actions are right because they are useful
Authoritarianism

Pragmatism

Machiavellism

Utilitarianism
40. Aeroplanes are kept in ....
Dockyard

Velodrome

Aerodrome

Hangars
41. Doctor is to medicine as teacher is to...
Class

College

School

Lecture
42. Procastinator is to time as extravagant to ......
Spending

Wealth

Stringiness

Money
43. For all its recreational values Television or an addiction to it has proved an effective vehicle for separating viewers from their brains or their faculty of thinking
Television has provided recreation but it has resulted in people's inability to think

An addiction to Television is harmful because the recreation it provides renders people in capable of thinking or using their brains

Due to its recreational functions Television has led people to grow out of the habit of thinking

Although Television provides recreation too much viewing has resulted in marring the viewer's capacity to think
44. Wars have taken as big a toll of human life as natural disasters in the last decade
Wars and natural disasters alike have caused loss of life

Wars and natural disasters have been the greatest source of life in the last decade.

The last decade has witnessed loss of life through wars and natural disasters

In the last decade loss of life has been as much due to wars as natural disaters.
45. I have written a book ----- African History and a book for children .....Africa and its people
on,on

about about

about , on

on about
46. Washing machines ...... popular in India in the last ten years or 80 .
are become

became

are becoming

have become
47. He used to pray everyday, believing that as long as he ------so, he would be safe.
Does

will do

is doing

did
48. If only he .... told us the truth in the beginning , things wouldn't have gone wrong
should have

has

would have

had
49. If you
had requested

she would have

bbeen giving you the book

No error
51. The main metal used by the Indus Valley people was
Copper

Silver

Iron

Bronze
52. The Vedic saying 'war begins in the minds of men' appears in........
Atharva Veda

Yajur Veda

Sama Veda

Rig Veda
53. The dynasty of the Sangam Age first mentioned by Megasthanese is ......
Pandya

Chola

Chera

Jainas
56. The famous '1935 Minutes' on education was associated with ........
Lord McCaulay

Sir William Jones

Warren Hastings

M.G.Ranade
57. ........gave the slogan " Jai HInd "
Subash Chandra Bose

Mahatma Gandhi

Jawahaelal Nehru

Lal Bahadur Shastri
59. The Rowlatt Act was passed in ........
1919

1857

1921

1935
60. .....was the Governor General of India during the revolt of 1857
Lord canning

Lord Wellesly

Lord Mayo

Lord Dalhousie
61. A person can apply for the citizenship of India after staying in India for a minimum period of ......
5 years

7 years

10 years

12 years
62. .......... has the power to suspend the Fundamental Rights of the citizens of India during National emergency
The president

The Speaker of Lok Sabha

The Prime Minister

The Chief Justice
63. The concept of Directive Principles was borrowed from the Constitution of
Ireland

Engand

Greece

France
64. The minimum age prescribed for the election to the post of the President of India is
35

25

40

50