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SUB INSPECTOR OF POLICE -2010

 

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1. Bottles of fruit juice, squash, soup are certified by ----------- to testify the purity an quality of food
FPO
Agmark
BIS
ISI
2. Bow mans capsule is a part of
Neuron
Liver cells
Nephron
Muscles
3. If D = 8, BAT = 46, then CAT will be equal to
42
40
46
48
4. Choose the correct alternative that will continue the series . 35,57,79,---------
99
90
911
913
5. Choose the missing term out of the given alternatives : YEB, WFD, UHG, SKI, -----------
QOL
TOL
QGL
QNL
6. Choose the group of letters which is different from others :
CFIL
ORUX
JMPS
PSVX
7. If South - east is called East, North-west is called West, South-west is called South and what will North be called :
East
North - east
North - west
South
8. Pointing to a photograph, Bhagavat said she is the only daughter of my grandfathers only son. How is Bhagavat related to the person in the photograph ?
Sister
Mother
Niece
Brother
9. How many 4s are there in the following series of numbers which are preceded by 6 but not immediately followed by 5 ? 3 4 2 6 4 5 6 4 7 8 9 6 4 5 9 5 6 4 8 7 8 4 6 4 3
One
Two
Three
Four
10. In a certain code language, 749 means fruit is sweet, 248 means very sweet voice, 637 means eat fruit daily. Which digit stands for is in that code ?
7
9
4
None of these
11. If A means +, B means - , C means x and D means /, then the value of 18C14A6B16D4 is :
63
254
288
1208
12. Tongue is related to Taste in the same way as Ear is related to :
Hear
Deaf
Dump
Speak
13. Rorschach Inkblot Test is used to access:
H1N1
AIDS
Personality
Blood cancer
14. Laxmi is very bright ten year old with a mental age of fourteen . Her IQ may be estimated to be :
100
160
120
140
15. Who is considered as the Father of Modern Psychology ?
Sigmund Freud
Frank Parson
Hollingworth
Truman Kelley
16. Who is the author of Man - the - Maker of his own Destiny ?
Rabindranath Tagore
Mahatma Gandhi
Swami Vivekananda
Nehru
17. The technique adopted to find out the level of acceptability of an individual by the members of a group is :
Sociometry
Psychometry
Personality testing
Projective technique
18. Par sec is unit of :
Density
Distance
Momentum
Time
19. Detergents are sodium or potassium salts of
Carboxylic acids
Adipic acid
Sulphonic acids
None of these
20. The ultimate source of energy is :
Sun
Food
ATP
Glucose
21. Non -metals are generally bad conductors of electricity . However graphite is a good conductor of electricity because it :
Is an allotrope of carbon
has loosely bound electrons
is brittle
forms basic oxide
22. Thiokol is a :
Vulcanised rubber
Raw rubber
Natural rubber
Synthetic rubber
23. Length, breadth, height of a box are 4cm, 12cm and 1m, if density of air is 1.2 kg/m3. The mass of air present in the box is :
57.6 kg
5.76 kg
57.6 g
5.76 g
24. A solution of washing soda is :
Acidic
Basic
Neutral
None of these
25. Anaemia is caused by the deficiency of all of these except :
Iron
Vitamin B 12
Zinc
Folic acid
26. The "Navaretnas" Lived during the period of :
Mauryas
Gupthas
Kushanas
Pallavas
27. The Ashtadiggajas belonged to ---------- dyanasty:
Chalukyas
Pallavas
Vijayanagara
Bahmani
28. Kandalur Salai is an ancient university of :
Cholas
Pandyas
Cheras
Hoysalas
29. The Chinese traveller Hiuen Tsang visited the pilgrim center of ---------- in South India
Guruvayoor
Tiruppati
Kalady
Kanchi
30. Din- Ilahi is a religion founded by :
Baber
Akbar
Humayun
Jehangir
31. Name the only Malayalee President of the All India Congress Committee :
K. Karunakaran
A.K. Antony
Sir C. Sankaran Nair
George Joseph
32. The revolt of 1721 at ------------ is the first attempt against foreign domination from the south.
Attingal
Kozhencheery
Kulachal
Varkala
33. The -------- company was the last to leave India after Independence.
English
Dutch
French
Portuguese
34. Who is known as Gandhi of Kerala ?
E.M.S. Namboodiripad
K.Kelappan
K.P. Kesava Menon
Moidu Maulavi
35. Name the malayalee editor of Gandhiji's "Young India"
Barrister G.P.Pillai
C.Kesavan
George Joseph
Swadesabhimani Ramakrishna Pillai
36. One of the following is NOT a member of the Cabinet Mission to India :
Sir Stafford Cripps
Lord Alexander
Lord Pethick Lawrence
Clement Atlee
37. The right to work or the right to a living wage had been included among the fundamental rights, based on the 1931 Resolution of the congress which met in :
Calcutta
Karachi
Bombay
Chennai
38. ---------- had outlined a strategy of non - co operation in his manifesto, HIND SWARAJ as early as 1909.
Gandhiji
Jawaharlal Nehru
Gokhale
Balagangadhar Tilak
39. Name the Grand old man of indian Nationalisam
W.C . Bannerji
Dadabhai Naoroji
Surendranath Bannerji
Aurobindo Ghose
40. The state with the smallest population in India is
Mizoram
Arunachal Pradesh
Goa
Sikkim
41. The Non- Brahmin Movement begun by Dr.T.M.Nair become a Mass movement under :
K.Kamraj Nadar
E.V.Ramaswamy Naicker
C.N. Annadurai
M.G.Ramachandran
42. As part of the Vaikam Satyagraha, a Savarna Jatha was organized under the leadership of :
T.K. Madhavan
K.P. Kesava Menon
Mannath Padmanabhan
Dr. P. Palpu
43. The temple entry proclamation was issued by :
Chithirai Tirunal
Uthradam Tirunal
Moolam Tirunal
Visakham Tirunal
44. The malayalam lullaby, "Omanathingal Kidavo" was written by :
Swathi Tirunal
Dharma Raja
Irayimman Tampi
Kumaran Asan
45. The painting "Mysore Khedda" was drawn by :
Raja Ravi Varma
K.C.S. Panikker
Tagore
Piccasso
46. Robert Bristow is the architect of the port at
Mumbai
Tuticorin
Cochin
Visakhapatnam
47. Dr. Hermann Gundert who enriched Malayalam language is a :
Civil Servant
Military Officer
Missionary
Merchant
48. The increase in agricultural production in 1971 resulted in a wheat revolution. it is referred to as the Green Revolution .Who was the Prime Minister at that time ?
Lal Bahadur Shastri
G,L. Nanda
Indira Gandhi
Morarji Desai
49. Who was the first non - congress Prime Minister of India ?
A.B. Vajpayee
Morarji Desai
Charan Singh
Jagjivan Ram
50. In 1974 India surprised the world by exploding a " nuclear device" in an underground test in ---------- state
Kashmir
Haryana
Panjab
Rajasthan
51. The first South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)held its first summit of the Heads of seven states at :
New delhi
Dhaka
Rawal Pindi
Kathmandu
52. The most popular social welfare scheme adopted in India is :
Maternity privileges
ESI Scheme
Minimum Wages
Insurance
53. Which plan envisaged a frontal attack on poverty and at the same time self - reliance in science and technology ?
Fifth plan
Sixth plan
Seventh plan
Eighth plan
54. "A Tree for every child " programme was launched during the ---------- Five Year plan
Fifth
Seventh
Sixth
Eight
55. panchayati Raj envisages a :
Two Tier system
Three Tier system
Four Tier system
Five Tier system
56. The cheapest transport in india is :
Air transport
Rail transport
Road transport
Water transport
57. Public health and sanitation, under the Indian Constitution fall in ----------- list.
Central list
State list
Concurrent list
Not listed
58. The S.C./S.T. people are specified in ----------- articles of the Indian Constitution.
26 and 26
341 and 342
172 and 227
86 and 87
59. Which of the following is " the oldest" of the existing newspapers in india ?
Ananda Bazaar Patrika
Bombay Samachar
Punjab Kesari
Swadesabhimani
60. When was the TPS formulated ? (Technolagy Policy Statement )
1975
1980
1985
1983
61. The festival kumbhamela is celebrated in
Bihar
Uttar Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Maharashtra
62. Name an Indian King whose 500th coronation was clebrated recently.
Akbar the Great
Raja Raja the Great
Krishnadeva Raya
Muhammed Adil Shah
63. The sword of Velu Tampi Dalava (1809)which was missing, had been located in the National Museum, New Delhi who located it ?
M.A.Baby
T.K.A. Nair
T.P.Sankaran Kutty Nair
Mullappally Ramachandran
64. An honorary military status was given by the Government of india to an actor in recent years :
Amita Bachan
Mohan Lal
Mammootty
Kamalahasan
65. Varika Vrika Sahajare .... these Malayalam poetic lines had been written by :
Amsi Narayana pillai
Vallathol
Vayalar Rama Varma
Kumaran Asan
66. The largest planet is:
Earth
Pluto
Jupiter
Saturn
67. Forint is the monetary unit of -------- country
Hungary
Libya
Italy
Poland
68. Name the capital of Switzerland
Bonn
Berne
Berlin
Baku
69. Kangaroo is the main animal of :
Malaysia
Bulgaria
Australia
Congo
70. In copper production ----------- leads the globe
U.A.E
U.K
U.S.S.R
U.S.A.
71. Ajmer in Rajasthan is a great pilgrim centre of :
Hindus
Buddhists
Muslims
Christians
72. Coffee is an important source of income of :
India
China
Kenya
Congo
73. Who wrote Asian Drama ?
Gunnar Myr Dal
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Sashi Tharoor
Amartya Sen
74. Name the book written by Rabindranath Tagore.
Gora
Good Earth
Guide
Godaan
75. Name the key to Indian pre- historic archaeology :
Harappa
Lothal
Kalibangan
Muciris
76. The protection of Human Rights Act extends to :
the whole of india including Jammu and Kashmir
the whole if India except Jammu and Kashmir
to the whole of India and to Jammu and Kashmir in specified matters
to some of the States
77. Persons entitled to obtain information under the Right to Information Act are :
the aggrieved person
any person desirous of obtaining information
interested person
Government servants
78. The Dowry Prohibition Act prohibits :
transfer of money before and after marriage
transfer of any property including jewels at the time of marriage
transfer of any property by the bride or her parent to the groom or his parent
transfer of any property or valuable security by one party to marriage or parent to the other party or parent
79. Kerala Scheduled Tribes (Restriction on Transfer)Act prohibits :
Any transfer of immovable property by a member of Scheduled Tribe to a non- scheduled tribe
Transfer of immovable property by a non- scheduled tribe to a scheduled tribe
Transfer of any property by a member of scheduled tribe to non-scheduled tribe
All of the above
80. The offences under the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes act are tried by :
Any Magistrate Court
The court of sessions notified by the Government under the Act
Munsiff's Court
Executive Magistrate
81. Human Rights under the Protection of Human Rights Act means :
Right to life,liberty,equality and dignity of individual as guaranteed by the Indian Constitution
Right to life,liberty , and property
Right to life, liberty and dignity
Right to life, liberty, equality and property
82. The period allowed to furnish information by the Information Officer under the Right to Information Act :
30 days
3 months
15 days
1 week
83. The Domestic Violence Act is to protect :
women from the harassment of spouses
old and senior women from the harassment of children
women from the harassment of all the members of the family
all women from the harassment of male members of the family
84. The Chair person of the National Human Rights Commission shall be :
The chief Justice of India
Retd. Chief Justice of High Court
Retd Chief Justice of India
Chief Justice of High Court
85. Pneumonia affects
Lungs
Liver
Heart
Kidney
86. Podiatrist is a doctor who treats :
Children
feet
head
chest
87. The convict was an incorrigible criminal. Here the word incorrigible means :
weak
strong
incapable of being reformed
can be reformed
88. Raju is squirrelling money away for his retirement.Here squirrelling means :
giving away
lending
borrowing
put in a secret place for later use
89. Securing a cross- party consensus on how to deal with clashes remained elusive. 'Consensus' means :
support
opinion
widespread agreement
enquiry
90. Group of words pronounced or spelt in the same way but having different meanings:
homonym
homophone
homograph
acronym
91. 'Arms and the man' is a drama written by :
T.S. Eliot
Bernard Shaw
Shakespeare
Saki
92. The words flammable and inflammable have
opposite meaning
same meaning
different meaning
entirely different meaning
93. To seek help from God in prayer and patience is hard save for the pious. Here the word save means:
earn
deliver
give
except
94. Paul, the 'Oracle Octopus' has become a legend in the quadrennial football extravaganza in South Africa. Here the word quadrennial means :
occurring in every continent
taking place in july
occurring every four years
having four legs
95. What do you mean by 'topiary'
planting
cutting plants in ornamental shapes
digging
removing top parts
96. Choose the correctly spelt word .
Lisensee
Licensee
Licencee
Laicensee
97. One word for a group of islands .
Arcadia
Mangrove
Archipelago
Laccadives
98. In which play did the famous Shakespearean Character Falstaff appear ?
Macbeth
The Tempest
King Lear
Henry IV
99. Mukesh and Anil decided to bury the hatchet. What do you mean by 'bury the hatchet ?
bury the treasures
become reconciled
stop all business
move court
100. When Bill Clinton was the President of the U.S.A., he was charged with the following allegation by the jury:
perjury
sexual assault
divulges secret
challenges the court