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IHRD ASSISTANT GRADE II

 

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1. I am not very good ...... communicating ideas.
in
at
about
for
2. If you are weak in Mathematics,you should do something ..... it.
against
for
about
on
3. I prefer English.......Science.
than
to
over
against
4. Our apartment is......the second floor of the building.
on
in
at
over
5. Why are you so unfriendly.....me?
with
at
for
to
6. As they live in a busy street,..... a lot of noice from the traffic.
it must be
there must be
it must have .
they must have
7. We couldn't buy anything because ..... of the shops were open.
nothing
all
no one
none
8. ..... do not visit this part of the town because it is notorious for anti social activities.
The most tourists
More tourists
Most tourists
Most of tourists
9. I asked two people the way to the Marine Beach, but.....of them knew Viceroy.
none
either
both
neither
10. You need not hire a taxi as there is a bus....ten minutes to the city.
every
each of
all
each
11. We.....by a loud noise last night.
woke up
were waking up
were woken up
have been woken up
12. There is somebody walking behind us I think .....
we are followed
we were followed
we are being followed
we were being followed
13. The flight..... arrive at 9.15, but it was an hour late.
was supposed to
was being supposed to
is supposed to
is being supposed to
14. Where ......?
did you cut your hair?
have you cut your hair?
did you have cut your hair?
did you have your hair cut?
15. He...... when he went out at night.
was bit by a snake
was biten by a snake
is bit by a snake
is biten by a snake
16. Choose the word that has the correct spelling
Leutenant
Lieutenent
Lieutanent
Lieutenant
17. Choose the word that has the correct spelling
Bourgeoisie
Bourgoisie
Bourgoeisie
Buorgeoisie
18. Choose the word that has the correct spelling
Acommodation
Accommodation
Accomodation
None of these
19. Choose the word that has the correct spelling
Psylography
Psylografy
Xylography
Sylography
20. Choose the word that has the correct spelling
Idiosyncrasy
Idiocyncrasy
Idiosyncracy
Idiocyncracy
21. Everything is going on smoothly.We......any problems so far.
haven't had
haven't
don't have
didn't have
22. The master......out after breakfast and he has just come back
went
has gone
had gone
was gone
23. It is long since I......my friend.
didn't meet
met
have met
haven't met
24. I ...... yowr teacher
just met
had just met
have just met
am just met
25. He lives as if he......a millionaire.
is
was
had been
were
26. If you had answered all the questions. you ....... selection.
will have got
would have got
will get
would get
27. Don't disturb me.I .......
have been reading
was reading
will be reading
am reading
28. ....... the meeting yesterday?
Did you attend
Have you attended
Had you attended
Did you have attended
29. The fisherman.....to my house every morning
came
has come
comes
is coming
30. It......... since this morning
is raining
was raining
has been raining
had been raining
31. The following sentence are not correct.Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. I was(a)/ten years (b)/when the first communist ministry in Kerala(c)/assumed power.(d)
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Answer2
Answer3
Answer4
32. We have to wait (a)/till the traffic light (b)/ will change (c)/to green. (d)
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Answer2
Answer3
Answer4
33. Stella is n't (a)/old enough (b)/to go (c)/to the school (d)
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Answer4
34. Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. A friend of mine (a) / who is an IAS officer (b) / gave me a valuable advice (c) / When I met her last Sunday (d)
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Answer4
35. Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. The climate (a)/ of our state (b) / is considered better (c) / than Bihar (d)
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Answer4
36. She must not (a) / go there (b) / as the meeting (c) / is already over (d)
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37. An intimate friend (a) / of him (b) / came (c) / to my office today (d)
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38. Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. He works hard (a)/ because (b)/ he may secure(c) / a good position (d)
Answer1
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Answer4
39. Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. He is (a)/ the same person (b) /whom (c) / you wanted to see (d)
Answer1
Answer2
Answer3
Answer4
40. Choose the part of the sentence where the mistake occurs. There is (a) / hardly some pity (b) / in the heart (c) / of the rich (d)
Answer1
Answer2
Answer3
Answer4
41. Mangal pandey fired the first shot of the revolt of 1857 at :
Barrackpore
Meerut
Kanpur
Jhansi
42. Which religious reformer of Western Into was known "Lokhitwadi"?
Gopal Hari Deshmukh
R.G. Bhandarkar
Mahadev Govind Ranade
B.G.Tilak
43. Sati was declared illegal and punishable during the Governor General ship of :
Lord William Bentik
Lord Canning
Lord Ripon
Lord Dalhousie
44. Which one of the followings logans is attributed to Subhash Chandra Bose :
Jai Jawan Jai Kisan
Vande Mataram
Jai Hind
Inqiiilab Zindabad
45. If any question arises whether a Bill is a Money Bill or not, whose decision shall be final ?
The Supreme Court of India
The President of India
The Speaker of LokSabha
Joint Parliamentary Committee
46. The Preamble of the Indian Constitution was largely influenced since this morning.
U.S.A
U.K
Canada
Australia
47. Who among the following leaders is considered the God Father of Pakistan :
Rehmath Ali
Muhammed Ali Jinnah
Muhammed Iqbal
Sir Wazir Hussain
48. Who among the following Prime Ministers of lndia didnot face the LokSabha even once ?
Morarji Desai
Charan Singh
IndiraGandhi
Lai Bahadur Sastri
49. Which of the following organizationshas provided a US $150 Million loan to overhaul the Khadi and Village Industry in India ?
World Bank
International Monetary Fund
Asian Development Bank
European Union
50. Who amongst the following is the Governor of the Reserve Bank of lndia at present?
Y.V.Reddy
D.Subba Rao
RakeshMonan
C.Rangarajan
51. Paper currency first started in India in :
1862
1542
1601
1680
52. The SEBI stands for :
State Earnings Board of India
Securities and Exchange Bank of India
Securities and Exchange Board of India
State Exchange Bank oi India
53. Which among the following planets is smaller in size than the Earth ?
Neptune
Venus
Saturn
Uranus
54. The largest Gulf in the world is .....:
Gulf of Mexico
Persian Gulf
Gulf of Carpenteria
Gulf of Mannr
55. The progressive wave theory regarding the origin of tides was put forth by :
R A. Harris
Issac Newton
William Whewell
G.B.Airy
56. Who amongst the following is the author ofthe novel 'The White Tiger'?
Jhumpa Lahiri
Steve Waugh
Aravuid Adiga
Paul Krugmal
57. Who is the founder of Microsoft Corporation ?
Ross Perot
Narayana Moorthy
Bill Gates
Azim Premji
58. The Headquarters of Asian Development Bank is located in
Jakarta
Singapore
Bangkok
Manila
59. The Headquarters of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are situated at :
Vienna
Geneva
Rome
Paris
60. Tiger Woods is associated with which ofthe following sports?
Table Tennis
Tennis
Golf
Boxing
61. The system of Budget was introduced in India during the Viceroyalty of :
Lord Delhousie
Lord Elgin
Lord Canning
LordRipon
62. Which Committee was set up the review the concept of the poverty line?
Chakravarthy Committee
Lakdawala Committee
Wanchoo Committee
Dutt Committee
63. India recently signed an agreement with which of the following countries so that it can import Uranium from it?
China
Brazil
Thaiwan
Kazakhstan
64. Which of the following countries launched its indigenous satellite 'Omid' in February 2009?
Spain
Australia
China
Iran
65. Who amongst the following is the highest wicket taker in the history of cricket? (Both ODI and Test Cricket)
Wasim Akram
Anil Kumble
Shane Warne
Muttiah Muralitharan
66. What is the name of the writer of Indian origin whose novel The Inheritance of loss has bagged man Booker Prize?
Vikram Seth
Kiran Desai
Salman Rushdie
V.S.Naipal
67. When Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated who said "None will believe that a man like this in body and soul ever walked on this earth"?
Bertrand Russel
Leo Tolstoy
Albert Einstein
Khan Abdul Gaffarkhan
68. Ornithology stands for :
Study of Birds
Study of Fish
Study of Snakes
Study of Horse
69. Who is called the 'Father of the Computer' :
Bill Gates
Hollerith
Charles Bahbage
William Oughtred
70. Who compared the Dandi Maniuo Nepolen's March to Paris on his return from Elba?
Dadabhai Naoroji
Lalalajapat Rai
Subhash Chandra Bose
Bal GangadharTilak
71. The first to come and last to leave India were :
The Portuguese
the French
the English
the Dutch
72. Which of following movements address both Sociological and Ecological issues (a) The Trade Union Movement in post-colonial India (b)Narmada Bachao Andolan (c)JayaprakashNarayan's movement for total
a &c only
b&d only
a,b&c only
a,b,c&d
73. Who among the following Prime Ministers of India never had to seek trust vote from the Lok Sabha?
Indira Gandhi
P.V. Narasimha Rao
HJD.Devagowda
Charansingh
74. Which one of the following is not function of Reserve Bank of India?
Banker to the Government
Keeping Foreign Exchange Reserve
Issuing of one rupee coin and note
Regulating credit in the country
75. "Tireless voice-Relentless Journey" is the autobiography of which of the following personalities?
Sushama Swaraj
L.K.Advani
Venkaiah Naidu
Murali Manohar Joshi
76. The author of the book titled "The future of India" is
Bimal Jalan
Deepak Chopra
Anurag Matliur
Amitav Ghosh
77. The World's first Women Prime Minister was :
Indira Gandhi
Margaret Thatcher
Sirimavo Bandaranaike
Golda Meir
78. Who was the first Sufi Saint in India?
Shaikh Hamiduddin
Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya
Shaikh Qutbuddin Auliya
Khwaja Moiuddin Chishti
79. Which British Viceroy is associated with the partition of Bengal?
Lord Canning
Lord Curzon
Lord Harding
Lord Wellesly
80. The Vice President of India can be removed from office by the :
President on the advice of the Council of Ministers
Loksabhawith the consent of the President
Rajyasabha with the concurrence of the Loksabha
Rajyasabha with the concurrence of the President.
82. If in a code language, ORGANISATION is written as CBDWLQJWYQCL and OPERATION is written as CXFBWYQCL. then how is SEPARATION coded ?
EJXEBEYQCL
JFQYWBCXQL
JFXWBWYQCL
QCLYWBFXJE
83. If'paper' is called 'wood' 'wood' is called 'straw1, 'straw' is called 'grass' 'grass' is called 'rubber' and 'rubber' is called 'cloth', what is furniture made up of ?
paper
wood
straw
grass
84. 'P + Q' means, 'P' is brother of 'Q', 'P x Q' means 'P is sister of Q', 'P - Q' means 'P' is father of Q' and 'P + Q' means 'P is mother of Q'. Which of the following means'S' is maternal uncle of M
M + R +S
S / R + M
S - R x M
None of these
85. Which number is similair in property with the following numbers 3,17,31,....
5
15
45
49
86. In a certain code, EAT is written as 318 and CHAIR is written as 24156. What will TEACHER be written as ?
8312346
8321436
8312436
8313426
87. Read the following informations carefully and answer the questions given below: Eight students A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are planning to enjoy car racing. There are only two cars and followingare the
B and C
C and D
B and D
E and B
88. Read the following informations carefully and answer the questions given below: Eight students A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are planning to enjoy car racing. There are only two cars and followingare the
Five Students are sitting in the same car.
B is sitting in the same car.
F is not sitting in the same car.
G is not sitting in the same car.
89. Read the following informations carefully and answer the questions given below: Eight students A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are planning to enjoy car racing. There are only two cars and followingare the
only (i)
only(ii)
only (iii)
only (iv)
90. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: WlR%4JE#7MT2I9BH3A$9FQ5DG6USP. Which of the following is the seventh to the right of the eighteenth from the right en
A
E
*
#
91. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: WlR%4JE#7MT2I9BH3A$9FQ5DG6USP If the order of the last fifteen elements is reversed, which of the following will be fif
U
$
3
6
92. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: WlR%4JE#7MT2I9BH3A$9FQ5DG6USP Three of the following four are alike in a certain way on the basis of above arrangemen
RW4
5FG
9QA
3B$
93. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: WlR%4JE#7MT2I9BH3A$9FQ5DG6USP If the positions of E and A are interchanged and similarly the positions of R and U are
None
One
Two
Three
94. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: WlR%4JE#7MT2I9BH3A$9FQ5DG6USP What should come in place of question mark on the basis of the above arrangement? R4#M
5GU
D6S
5GS
D6P
95. In a row of 21 girls, when Monica was shifted by four places towards the right she became twelth from the left end. What was her earlier position from the right end of the row ?
9th
10th
14th
12th
96. In a family, each daughter has the same number of brothers as she has sisters and each son has twice as many sisters as she has brothers. How many sons are there in the family ?
2
3
4
5
97. If a clock takes seven seconds to strike seven, how long will it take to strike ten?
7 seconds
2 seconds
10 seconds
None of these.
98. If ZEBRA can be written as 2652181, how can COBRA be written .....?
302181
3152181
31822161
31822161
99. Which term of the series 5,8,11,14 ...... is 320?
I04th
105th
106th
64th
100. Sudeep walks 10 kilometers towards north. From there he walks 6 Kilometers towards south. Then he walks 3 Kilometers towards east. How far and in which direction is he with reference to his starting
5 Kilometers west
7 Kilometers west
7 Kilometers East
5 Kilometers North East.