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1. Shirin Ebadi,an Iranian Advocate was awarded the 2003 Nobel prize for
Peace

Literature

Economics

Chemistry
2. First Chairman of the Kerala Film Academy:
Adoor Gopalakrishnan

T.K.Rajiv Kumar

Murali Nair

Shaji.N.Karun
3. Factor which decides the climate of a place :
Latitudes

Distance from the sea

Rotation of the earth

Longitude
4. Ozone layer above the earth is between
10 and 15 km.

50 and 80 km

80 and 110km

15 and 50km.
5. Itanagar is the capital of
Assam

Arunachal Pradesh

Nagaland

Mizoram
6. Photon is the smallest molecule of
Sound

Atom

Water

Light
7. The Right which is not a Fundamental Right :
Right for equality

Right for Expression

Right for residing anywhere in India

Right for Property
8. The longest key in a computer keyboard
Space bar

Tab

Escape

Shift
9. A gas used for artificial ripening of a given fruit:
Ethane

Ethylene

Carbondioxide

Acetylene
10. Indian President is elected by :
Lok Sabha

Elected members of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha

Eleted members of the Lok Sabha , Rajya Sabha and the State Legislative Assemblies

Rajya Sabha
11. A member of Legislative Assembly vote against the party whip is :
Crossing vote

Casting vote

Gallop poll

Snap vote
12. The Right included among the Fundamental Rights by 93rd Constitutional amendment is :
Right for free Primary Education

Right for property

Religious freedom

Right of liberation from poverty
13. In our constitution Education is included in the
State list

Local list

Central list

Concurrent list
14. The tax the Gramapanchayats are not allowed to collect
Profesion tax

Entertainment tax

Income tax

Building tax
15. The subject to which 73rd Constitutional amendment is related to is :
Home

Local Self Goverment

Defence

Education
16. World Environment Day
July 11

March 8

September 5

June 5
17. The smallest form of animal life :
Bacteria

Sperm

Amoeba

Cell
18. The creature which has the shortest life - span:
House -fly

Mayfly

Cockroach

Mosquito
19. Ecology is the study of
Forests

Environment

Birds and animals

Rivers and lagoons
20. The highest Science award in India
Bhabha award

C.V. Raman award

S.S. Bhatnagar award

Chanakya award
21. In exercise of the amending power,Parliament cannot amend or abridge
Any Fundamental Right

The Directive principles of State Policy

The basic structure of the Constitution

The preamble of the Constitution
22. The members of the State Public Sevice Commission are appointed by :
The Governor of the State

The Chief Minister of the State

The President of India

The Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission
23. 40% of 2500 is :
1000

1250

800

1200
24. If a train travels 90km.per hour in 8 minutes it travels:
18,000m

13,000m

16,000m

12,000m
25. Approximate value of 313.01 X 16.97
5312

5320

5319

5322
26.
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
27. Area of a triangle 20m. length and 15m.breadth
300sq.m

400sq.m

350sq.m

450sq.m
28. 15% 0f 120 + 25% of 100 :
48

38

42

43
29. 15 + 1.5 + 0.15 + 0.015 =
16.65

16.665

16.065

16.55
30.
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
31. The greatest negative integer is
-10

10

1

- 1
32.
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
33. Pick out the word wrongly spelt :
Vegitarian

Vacuum

Citadel

Kettle
34. You will come with us, --------
Won't you?

Will you?

Can' t you

Would you ?
35. The antonym of "adversary " is :
Enemy

Friend

Foe

Rival
36. The Idioms that mean "face the problem" is
Lick the dust

Catch the bull by the horns

Break the ice

The last straw
37. One who does not believe in God is known as :
Non - believer

Materialist

Atheist

Pacifist
38. The officer ---------- out five minutes ago .
Has gone

Had gone

Is gone

Went
39. Prices always ------, they never -------
Differ, increase

Change increase

Very, decrease

Increase, decrease
40. You ----- replied rudely.
Ought to

Must have

Should have

Need have
41. Choose the correct passive " People speak English all over the world "
English is the spoken bythe people all over the world

English is being speaking all over the world

English is being the spoken all over the world

English was spoken all over the world
42. Choose the correct sentence :
Your need is greater than me

Your need is greater than mine

Your need is greater but mine

Your need is greater than mine
43. Gandhiji's famous message " Do or die " is associated with:
Salt Satyagraha

Khilafat Movement

Quit India Movement

Non Co - operation Movement
44. Author of "Sathyardhaprakasha"
Swami Vivekananda

Annie Besant

Dayananda Saraswathi

Seyd Ahemedkhan
45. The convention in which Subhash Chandra Bose elected President of Indian National Congress
Haripura 1938

Lahore 1929

Lucknow 1936

Faispur, 1937
46. Travancore ruler who abolished slave trade :
Sree Moolam Thirunal

Sree Chithira Thirunal

Gouri Lekshmi Bhai

Gouri Parvathi Bhai
47. The colours of our National flag from top to bottom
Orange Green White

Green, White, Orange

White , Orange ,Green

Orange,White Green
48. The famous Nalanda University was during the period of :
Chandragupta Maurya

Asoka

Harsha Vardhana

Samudra Gupta
49. The first Afro-Asian Games was held at:
Nehru Stadium.Chennai

G.M.C. Balayogi Stadium,Hyderabad

Salt Lake Stadium.Kolkotta

Barborne Stadium, Mumbai
50. Nationalisation of 14 commercial banks during Indira Gandhi's rule was in the year
1975

1979

1969

1967
51. "Kakkandan' is the pen name of :
George Varghese

K.M.Mathew

P.V.Ayyappan

K.E.Mathai
52. Law Advisor of the Central Goverment
Attorney General

Chief Justice

Solicitor General

Adocate General