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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