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1. India has the world's largest deposits of :
Mica

Copper

Gold

Uranium
2. The first Indian State to introduce the Panchayat Raj System :
Andhra Pradesh

Orissa

Rajastan

Gujarat
3. The tenure of a Rajya Sabha Member is:
3 years

4 years

5 years

6 years
4. Who among the following has won the Global Diversity Award November 2005?
Amitabh Bachchan

Aiswarya Rai

Vivek Obroi

Mahesh Batt
5. International Literacy Day is observed on:
September 8

April 23

February 21

June 19
6. The centenary of Olympic Games was celebrated at:
Melbourne

Athens

Bahamas

Atlanta
7. When was ISRO set up?
1965

1969

1971

1976
8. Which Maharaja of Travancore was an eminent composer of Carnatic Music?
Sree Chithira Thirunal

Swathi Thirunal

Ayillyam Thirunal

Sree Moolam Thirunal
10. Which sea shore in Kerala is famous for deposit of mineral sand?
Vizhinjam

Varkala

Chavara

Kayamkulam
11. Which one of the following is a great circle?
The Equator

The Tropic of Cancer

The Tropic of Capricon

The Arctic Circle
12. The Odakuzhal Award is given the memory of:
Kumaran Asan

Balamuralikrishna

Vallathol

G.Sankarakurup
13. The first Indian Women to get Nobel Prize :
Indira Gandhi

Mother Theresa

Sarojini Naidu

Vijayalakshmi Pandit
14. Which of the following is the river valley civilization?
Iranian

Greek

Mesopotamian

Roman
15. The exact difference between Greenwich and Indian standard time is:
one hour

two and a half hours

four hours

five and a half hours
16. Pallava dynasty was established in 300 A.D. The capital city of Pallavas was:
Kanchi

Purushpur

Sanchi

Sanchi
17. The Netaji Subhash National Institute of Sports is located at :
Kolkata

Gwalior

Patiala

Ranchi
18. The total length of the Konkan Railway is :
800 km

670 km

710 km

760 km
19. The Chairman of the Planning Commission is :
Prime minister

President

Loksabha Speaker

Vice President
20. The practice of keeping more than one crop in a field is called :
rotation of crop

mixed cropping

mixed forming

shifting cultivation
21. The type of rear view mirror in a car is:
Concave

Parabolic

Plane

Convex
22. Credit for starting space research in India goes to :
H.J. Bhabha

Vikram Sarabhai

C.V. Raman

J.L. Nehru
23. The highest percentage in the atmosphere is of :
Nitrogen

Oxygen

Carbon dioxide

Helium
24. The medicine used to fight plague :
Streptomycin

Quinine

Tetracycline

Penicilin
25. Which among the following is an astronomical unit of distance?
Angstrong

Femometre

Light year

Mach
26. Television Stations cannot transmit their regional programme to far off places because:
these signals are electro magnetic

they are non-electro magnetic

they have large amplitude

they are not reflected by the ionosphere as radio waves
27. Which is the name of the instrument used for measuring blood pressure?
Lactometer

Sphygmomanometer

Stethoscope

Endoscope
28. Which of the following is an egg laying mammal?
Platypus

Kangaroo

Mouse

Fish
29. A ligament connects:
bone and muscle

bone and bone

muscle and muscle

muscle and nerve
30. Bailey's commet appears once in:
40 years

50 years

76 years

86 years
31. Sheep herding is most common in :
Steppe grasslands

Savanna grasslands

The Andes mountains

Tibet
32. Samuel L. Clemens was popular ly known as:
Voltaire

George Orwell

Lewis Carrol

Mark Twain
33. The two predominant gases that constitute the sun as fire ball are :
hydrogen and helium

hydrogen and argon

hydrogen and neon

hydrogen and oxygen
34. The two best paintings 'Mono Lisa' and The Last Supper' were painted by :
Michelangelo

Leonardo da Vinci

Raphael

John Gutenberg
35. Open Sky Policy means :
Opening the ozone layer

Artificial rain

Operation of both the public and private airways

Permission of foreign airlines
36. 'Kolla Varsham' began in :
925 AD

826 AD

825AD

824 AD
37. When was the practice of 'Sati' abolished in India? (a) (b)
1800

1856

1877

1829
38. What is the study of coins called ?
Coinology

Numismatics

Noitmatics

Coinography
39. The words 'Sathyameva Jayate' are taken from:
Mundaka Upanishad

Garuda Purana

Bhagavat Gita

Mahabharatham
40. Which of the following cities has the modest temperature through out the year?
Allahabad

Dehradurn

Bangalore

Delhi
41. Under whose advice the President of India declares emergency under Article 352?
Council of Ministers

Cabinet

The Prime Minister

Chief Ministers of all states
42. The longest highway in India is from Varanasi to Kanyakumari. Which of the following is that?
N.H. 6

N.H.5

N.H.7

N,H.8
43. The Highest Indian Peak is :
Everest

Kanchanjunga

Nanga Parbat

Godwin Austin
44. What does UNESCO deal with ?
International Posts and

International Refugees

World Intellectual Property

International Educational, Scientific and Cultural matters
45. Which organisation is popularly called the 'World Bank'?
International Monetary Fund

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

International Development Agency

International Finance Corporation
46. Temporary tax levied to obtain revenue is called :
Cess

Sales Tax

Revenue Tax

Surcharge
47. Bordeaux Mixture, one of the best known fungicides is a mixture of:
Copper Sulphate and Sulphuric Acid

Lime and Gypsum

Copper Sulphate and Lime

Sulphur and Sodium Chloride
48. Which one of the following is concerned with the study of ancient skeletal remains?
Anthropological Survey of India

Archaeological Survey of India

Geological Survey of India

Survey of India
49. Kundara Proclamation in 180Q was made by :
Samoothiri

C.P. Ramaswami Iyer

Marthanda Varma

Velithampi Delwa
50. First Governor of Kerala was :
A.P Jain

Pattam Thanu Pillai

B.Ramakrishna Rao

V.V Giri
51. The 'Hollerith' code is used with:
Magnetic tape

Punched card

Floppy disk

Paper tape
52. Volatile memory means: '
Fixed memory

Can make changes

Content will lose if power fails

Cannot be erased
53. A T State' means :
Portion of operation in a cycle

Total time to execute an instruction

Time to complete one machine cycle

Operations performed for an instruction
54. Memory interleaving means:
Operation of different memory one after other

Concurrency of operations of several independent memory

Time to complete one machine cycle

Operations performed for an instruction.
55. Which of the following flip-flop has only one input?
D flip-flop

JK flip-flop

Master slave flip-flop

All the above
56. Computer's processing speed is measured in term of:
Baud

MlPS

MHz

MB
57. Cache memory will be available:
In between RAM and virtual memory

In between RAM and 1/0 devices

In between I/O devices and user

In between processor and RAM
58. Kernal is the program which interact with
User program and memory

User programs and computer hard

User and I/O devices

User programs and external devices
59. The function of the DOS command and DIR/OD/S is :
Display all files with starting letter OD

List all files in the current directory and sub directories

List all files in the directory including subdirectories in datewise

None of the above
60. GUI stands for: (a)(b) (c) (d)
Greatest User Information

Grafical Utility Internet

Greater Utility Interfaces

Graphical User Intrrftof
61. AIt+F4 is the short cut key used in windows for:
Open a new application

Open a new Word document

Terminate the current application

Search operation
62. Which of the following type of osreads and react in terms of actual time?
Real time system

Time sharing system

Distributed system

Back processing system
63. Which of the following contains a list of files in Unix?
Special file

Ordinary file

Directory file

Batch file
64. In Unix 'grep' command is used for:
Change attribute of a file

SSearch of a word in a file

Rename a file

None of the above
65. Which of the following is a DOS based word processing package?
MS Word

Notepad

Word pad

Word star
66. Which of the following in the short cut key for search a word in a document is ?
CrtI+A

Crti + C

Crtl + H

Crtl + F
67. In a word document, grammatical errors are marked with :
Red line

Yellow line

Green line

None of the above
68. To select multiple words but not continous in a document the key combination used is:
Shift + mouse button

Alt + mouse button

Enter + mouse button

Ctrl + mouse button
69. 'Line space' in a word document means :
Horizontal spacing of words in a Line

Vertical spacing of lines

Space between indents in a line

Space between margins and indents in a line.
70. Auto Text features:
Correct a text during typing

Generate the text just by typing a few letters

Generate the sentence by inserting the required word in the sentence

None of the above
71. When the text in document exceeds the length of a page, word insert:
Soft page break

Hard page break

Section break

Line break
72. The features available in MS word to type data in row and column form:
Column

Tables

Border

None of the above
73. A template is :
A collection of formatting options

A collection of a document

A collection of features available in MS Word

A collection of text to print
74. Which of the following feature of word processor has a document and a data source?
Spelling check

Grammar check

Mail merge

Tables
75. A book mark is :
A piece of information for searching

A location in a table for quick reference

A rule used for searching

None of the above
76. A short cut key used to make all caps:
Ctrl + Shift + U

Ctrl + Shift +K

Ctrl + Shift + A

Ctrl + Shift + H
77. When date are placed in a main document in a mail merge operation, data are placed in the symbols?
Double angular bracket

Double Quote

Single Quote

Single angular bracket
78. A heerarchical listing of heading within a document is called:
Normal view

Print preview

Index

Out line view
79. Which of the following tool is used to copy the formatting from one place to another?
paste

Copy

Format painter

Shading
80. Which of the following lists the term and topics of a document?
Template

Index

Table

Book Mark
81. Duplex Printing means:
Printing with high speed

Printer and computer communicate in duplex mode

Printing in both side of a page

None of the above
82. A file with'dot' extension is associated with:
Document

Index

Wordart

Template
83. In Lotus 1-2-3, 1-2-3 indicates :
1,2 and 3 worksheets

Spread sheets, database and gra

Answer3

Answer4
84. When a new exel worksheet is opened,generally the number of worksheets available will be:
1

2

3

4
85. A 'range' in MS Excel means:
Set of work books

Set of work books

Set of cells

All of the above
86. If a word in cell A1 is 'Kerala' and when type 'K'in the cell A2, MS Excell will display 'Kerala' because of the feature:
Auto complete

Auto fix

Auto format

Auto correct
87. In which of the number format , the number is represented in exponent notation?
Special

Fraction

Accounting

Scientific
88. A line drawn around a cell or group of cell is :
Border

Grid

Range

Shade
89. Orientation in printing means :
Reduce or enlarge the print

Direction of print in the paper

Custom suze of the page

Preview of the prints
90. Excel functions can be grouped into:
4 categories

6 categories

8 categories

None of these
91. The cell reference address $E$1 is :
Absolute mode

Relative mode

Mixed mode

None of the above
92. Which of the following chart requires only one data range?
Bar chart

Stacked 3D chart

Pie chart

Line chart
93. Which of the following number format code will display insignificant digits also?
#

0

%

None of the above
94. Which of the following feature of Excel selects record with a specified conditio
Filter

Range

Template

Sort
95. What feature of Excel is used to type in error free values for an application?
Data codes

Data exception

Data manipulation

Data validation
96. What is the short cut key for selecting format cells dialog box?
Crtl + l

Crtl + 2

AIt + l

Alt + 2
97. Which of the following error message will style with three options - Yes, No & Cancel?
Warning

Stop

Information

None of the above
98. A series of worksheet rows that contain related data is :
Index

Workbook

Array

List
99. Which option of Alignment, in Format cell dialog, makes the data type in cell, divides into more than one row?
Wrap text

Shrink to fit

Merge cell

Text orientation
100. Which of the following date format is used to display day names as Sunday, Monday.........etc?
d

dd

ddd

dddd