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ASSISTANT SALESMAN 2011

 

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1. Who won the Bharata Ratna award of 2008?
Bhimsen Joshy

Pandit Jesraj

Kiran Bedi

Mandakini Amte
2. The first Youth Olympics was held in :
Italy

Delhi

Singapore

Cape Town
3. The winner of 64th Santhosh Trophy Football:
Kerala

Punjab

Haryana

West Bengal
4. The Kerala ADGP who won the President's Police medal of 2010 :
Jacob Punnoose

Sibi Mathews

Sreelekha

Vincent.M. Paul
5. Saina Nehwal,the winner of Rajiv Gandhi 'Khelratna Puraskar' is a player of :
Badminton

Kabadi

Football

Volley Ball
6. Who among the following is the U.S. Foreign secretary?
Chelsi Clinton

Gordon Brown

Hillari Clinton

Nicole Bill
7. In which year Right to Information Act came into force?
2006

2003

2004

2005
8. Which among the following banks got ISO certificate first?
S.B.T.

S.B.I.

P.N.B.

CanaraBank
9. Hertha Muller, the Nobel Prize (literature) winner of 2009 belongs to :
Austria

Rumania

Denmark

Algeria
10. 'Fields Medal', is associated with :
Mathematics

Literature

Peace

Physics
11. Nandigram', of West Bengal is in the district of:
Midnapur

Baharampur

Haldiya

Bardaman
12. Lottery was first started in :
Karnataka

Kerala

Manipur

Meghalaya
13. Which among the following space agencies released the first ever image of entire universe (an all-sky image) very recently?
NASA

ISRO

ESA

V.S.S.C
14. The code name given to India's first atomic explosion at Pokran in 1974 is :
Buddhan Chirikkunnu

Operation Blue Star

Fat Man

Operation Vijay
15. G15, the Economic Organisation of Developing countries was formed in the year :
1975

1992

1985

1990
16. Which of the following is not a tributary of Bharathappuzha?
Kalppathippuzha

Chandragirippuzha

Kannadippuzha

Thuthappuzha
17. The year in which the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation came into existence?
1960

1965

1984

1957
18. In which district the headquarter of Kerala Agro Machinery Corporation situates?
Ernakulam

Kollam

Idukki

Kasargod
19. The largest district in Kerala :
Malappuram

Kannur

Palakkad

Pathanamthitta
20. India's only Ayurvedic Mental Hospital is at :
Thycad

Kottakkal

Panniyoor

Mannoothy
21. The biggest dam in Kerala :
Peechi

Idukki

Malampuzha

Mullapperiyar
22. Which among the following is known as yavanapriya?
Pepper

Ginger

Cardamom

Turmeric
23. Which among the following is the biggest irrigation project in Kerala?
Peechi

Kallada

Idukki

Malampuzha
24. The scheme of 'Laksham Veedu' was launched by :
M.N. Govindan Nair

E.M.S.

A.K.Antony

P.K.V.
25. The most tragic event connected with Malabar rebellion :
Blackhole tragedy

Wagon tragedy

Chourichoura incident

Jalianwalabagh Massacre
26. Which mountain range separates North India from Peninsular India?
The Sulaiman ranges

The Aravalli ranges

The Vindhyasatpura ranges

The Hindukush ranges
27. The boundary between India and China is known as :
Radcliffline

Mc Mohan line

Indira point

Durant Line
28. The state known as 'Granary of India :
Andhra Pradesh

Tamil Nadu

Karnataka

Punjab
29. Which among the following is the longest beach? ^
Kovalam Beach

Mareena Beach

Hawa Beach

Samghumugham Beach
30. Which state is known as the 'Jewel of India'?
Manipur

Tripura

Meghalaya

Missoram
31. Who among the following resorted to guerilla technique of warfare in the revolt of 1857?
Nanasaheb

Kan war Singh

BhaktKhan

Tantia Topi
32. The author of the book 'Sathyarthaprakash':
Iswara Chandra

Dayananda Saraswathi

Ram Mohan Roy

Veeresalingam
33. 'Niladarpan', the drama which exposes the miseries of the Indigo cultivators of Bihar was written by :
Bankingchandra

Lala Hardayal

Dinabandhumitra

Lala Lajpat Roy
34. "Give me blood, in turn, I will give you Freedom". Whose words are these?
Bhagat Singh

Chandra Sekhar Azad

Subhash Chandra Bose

Arabindo Ghosh
35. 'Panchseel', was signed in 1954 between India and :
China

Pakistan

Srilanka

Bhutan
36. The Indian writer who launched an e-novel in the internet in 2001:
TaraChand

Bipin Desai

RanjithGuha

Taradesh
37. In which year the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act (Prevention of Atrocities) came into existence?
1939

1989

2009

1978
38. Who is the Vice President of India?
K. Rahman Khan

Arunjaitely

Meira Kumar

Muhammed Hamid Ansari
39. The U.N. Declaration of 'Millennium Development Goals' for women empowerment and Gender Equality was in the year :
2001

2004

1976

1987
40. National Women's commission chairperson elected consecutively for the second time :
Priyamani

Anjali Bhagat

Nirupama Subramanyam

Girija Vyas
41. Anne Marie Orler, the head of U.N. Police (UNPOL) belongs to :
U.S.A.

France

Switzerland

Britain
42. 'Kudumbashri' was launched in the year :
2008

1987

2003

1998
43. Under the Right to information Act, which officer in the Public Authority provides information?
APIO

Appellate Authority

PIO

PRO
44. The Chairperson of Kudumbashri (State Poverty Eradication Mission) :
Minister for Local Self Govt.

Director of Panchayat

Director of Urban Affairs

Director of Finance
45. A brave and Patriot Naga girl who spent her youthful years in Jail for 15 years in connection with our freedom struggle :
Rani Lakshmi Bhai

Captain Lakshmi

Rani Gaidilin

Sarojini Naidu
46. The author of the Novel 'Trikkottoor Peruma':
S.K. Pottakkad

U.A. Khader

U.K. Kumaran

Kozhikkodan
47. Who among the following is the author of 'God of Small Things'?
Kamala Surayya

Asa Poorna Devi

Arundhathi Roy

Sara Joseph
48. 'Nandanar', is the pen name of:
P.C. Gopalan

Madhavan Nair

M.K. Menon

P.C. Kutti Krishnan
49. 'Poverty and Un-British Rule in India' was written by :
Dada Bai Naoroji

R.C. Dutt

R.P. Dutt

Gokhale
50. Vandemataram', the national song of India was taken from the novel :
Ananda Mutt

Kerala Simham

Niladarpan

Ummachu
51. The metal used in storage batteries :
Sink

Tin.

Lead

Lithium
52. Barometer was invented by :
Marie Curie

Graham Bell

Edison

Toricelli
53. The disease 'Scurvy' is caused by the deficiency of :
Vitamin A

Vitamin C

Vitamin B

Vitamin K
54. The 'Space City' of India :
Trivandrum

Hyderabad

Chennai

Bangalore
55. The first Asian Woman go into space :
Kalpana Choula

Renuka Choudhari

Bachendripal

Karnam Malleswari
56. The Acid Finds in ants :
Formic

Citric

Tartaric

Glutaric
57. The energy in stars is produced by :
Nuclear Fission

Thermo Nuclear Reaction

Chemical Reaction

Gravitational Condensation
58. Which one of the following rights was described by B.R. Ambedkar as the 'Heart and Soul' of the constitution?
Right to freedom of religion

Right to equality

Right to property

Right to constitutional remedies
59. Fundamental Duties were incorporated in the Constitution by the ...... Amendment?
76th Amendment

42nd Amendment

74th Amendment

44th Amendment
60. Who among the following decides whether a particular bill is money bill or not?
Finance Minister

The President

The Vice President

Speaker of Loksabha
61. John.....the newspaper yesterday (use the appropriate verb form) :
reads

was reading

read

has read
62. Can you fill....this form, please?
on

in

up

none
63. I often wake.....in the middle of the night:
in

up

on

none
64. Raju has been my neighbour.....1997 :
after

in

on

since
65. They.....fun of him :
make

do

take

none
66. Rani.....home yesterday :
has gone

would go

went

had gone
67. Mary and Devi.....to school together :
go

goes

gone

going
68. The word 'Pensive' approximately means :
anxious

happy

angry

thoughtful
69. A span of ten years :
score

annual

decade

century
70. The word 'insomnia' approximately means :
prolonged illness

inability to sleep

display of light

tendency to vomit
71. The plural of 'datum':
dates

data

date

datum
72. The antonym of 'diligent':
idle

intelligent

prudent

stupid
73. The antonym of ' barren ' :
thick

wet

fertile

prosperous
74. Pigeons :
bleat

moo

chirp

coo
75. One who rides horses in races :
jockey

hawker

florist

draper
76. Identify the correctly spelt word :
millioneire

liesure

matinee

gallary
77. Identify the wrongly spelt word :
governor

moustache

occurance

noticeable
78. I wish I......in New York now :
was

were

am

move
79. They ....him king :
crowned

crowning

crown

are crowning
80. This pen isn't good,......?
is it

isn't it

is this

isn't this
81. Find the correct alternative to fill the blank space : MOTHER : KMRFCP :: UNCLE :.......
VODMF

SLBKC

SLAJC

SLBJC
82. The number of girls in a class is half of the number of boys. The total number of students in the class can be :
54

64

38

46
83. In the first round of a chess tournament, every participants are playing with every other players. If the number of participants is 5, how many matches will be there in the first round?
20

10

25

15
84. Which is next in the series : 2, 3, 7, 16, 41,....?
74

75

76

77
85. Pointing to a person, a man said to a woman "His mother is the only daughter of your father". How was the woman related to the person?
Sister

Daughter

Mother

Wife
86. A man starts from A, walks 10 metres along north, turns right and walks 18 metres, turns left and walks 12 metres, again turns left and walks 18 metres. If his final position is at B, the distance bet
22 metres

28 metres

30 metres

58 metres
87. In a certain code 35698 is written as 44789. How is 34672 written in that code?
45763

43736

43783

43763
88. Find the odd one out: (A) Thermometer (B) Diameter (C) Lactometer (D) Voltmeter
Thermometer

Diameter

Lactometer

Voltmeter
89. In. a row of children, Raju is fifth from left and Manu is seventh from right. When they exchange their positions, Raju will be 14th from the left. What is Manu's position from the right?
18

19

15

16
90. Arun is younger to Bhaskar and elder to George. Davood is younger to Bhaskar and elder to Arun. If Chandni is the eldest, who is the youngest?
Arun

George

Davood

Bhaskar
91. The average age of 34 students in a class is 14. If the teacher's age is included, the average becomes 15. What is the age of the teacher?
49

48

50

47
92. (999/3)/(888/4)
3/4

1

3/2

2/3
93. An amount is divided between Sudheer and James in the ratio 4 : 7. If Sudheer got Rs. 2,800, the total amount is :
4900

7000

7700

7800
94. If f(t)= a(tXt)+3t+5 and f(2)-f(1)=15
4

3

2

1
95. A man running at a speed of 15 km/hr, crosses a bridge in 3 minutes. What is the length of the bridge?
45 metres

450 metres

720 metres

750 metres
96. The sum of two numbers is 18 and their product is 72. The smaller number is :
5

6

7

8
97. If (4a+1)/(a+1) = 3a/2 ,then the value of 'a' can be :
1/2

1

2

3
98. The side of a cube is increased by 100%. Its volume is increased by
800%

400%

200%

100%
99. A man invests Rs. 6,000 in a bank, which gives simple interest at the rate of 5% per year. How much money will be in his account after 3 years?
6600

6900

6300

6450
100. If (X/2) + (X/3) = 5/2 Find the value of 'X' is :
1

1/2

2

3