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SUB INSPECTOR (Armed Police) - 2010

 

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1. The largest single organ of the human body is
Respiratory system

Integumentary system

Endocrine system

Skeletal system
2. The fear of bees is
Alektrophobia

Apiphobia

Bathophobia

Ailurophobia
3. Misattribution of a person's undesired thoughts, feelings or impulses on another person who does not have those thoughts, feelings or impulses is
Compartmentalisation

Dissociation

Regression

Projection
4. Which type of mirror is used in rear view mirrors of vehicles?
Concave mirror

Convex mirror

Plane mirror

Piano concave lens
5. The mass of a body is 8 kilogram on earth. What is its mass in moon?
8 kg

4kg

6kg

10kg
6. Soap is used for washing clothes, why?
It reduces the surface tension of water so that water easily gets into the holes in cloths.

It increases the surface tension of water so that water easily gets into the holes in cloths.

It decreases the temperature of water and increases its viscosity

It increases the temperature of water and increases its viscosity
7. The chemical name of baking soda is
Sodium hydroxide

Sodium carbonate

Sodium bicarbonate

Sodium nitrate
8. We cannot lift up a chair while sitting on it. The reason for this is:
External force cannot move a body.

Internal and external forces are cancelled.

Internal force cannot move a body

Internal force acts against gravitational force.
9. Cutting is easy with the sharp end of a knife. It is due to:
The force acting on the sharp edge is more because the surface area is less.

The force acting on the sharp edge is less because the surface area is less.

The thrust on the edge is independent ofthe surface area.

None ofthe above.
10. Fill up the gap by finding out suitable answer: 9:49::25 ..... ?
65

41

9

82
11. How many meaningful words can be made with the letters ORUY by using each letter once?
None

One

Two

Three
12. If A denotes '-'B denotes '+',C denotes' x and N denotes'/', then 15B9A15C10N5 = ?
12

39

21

None of these
13. In certain code language, Two girls danced' is written as ztk pvg min and 'girls are winners' is written as pvg rar ghj. How is winners written in that code language?
pvg

ztk

min

data inadequate.
14. The average age of a family of 6 members is 30. The age ofthe youngest member in the family is five. What was the average age ofthe family at the time of birth of the youngest member?
30

20

25

15
15. A book has 60 pages printed on both the sides ofthe paper. Arun noticed that the pages from 10 to 25 are eaten by termite. How many pages ofthe book are remained?
44

41

43

42
16. Which ofthe following is equivalent of Accra, Baku and Apia?
Ghama

Bamako

Turkey

Tanzania
17. A tub has 10 meter length, 10 meter width and 5 meter height. What is the length of the longest tube which can be adjusted with in the tub ?
15 m

10m

14.41m '

16.73m
18. When students are arranged in a line on the basis of height, Raju's position was 15th. If he is 20th from the last, how many students are there in his class?
33

35

34

32
19. Day before yesterday was 'Onam'. My result will be published on day after tomorrow. My uncle is planning a party to congratulate me on my success, 5 days after Onam. If today is Monday, on which day t
Friday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday
20. The difference between a spring balance and in ordinary balance in which there are two pans are
Spring balance measures mass of the body and ordinary balance measures weight of the body

Spring balance measures weight of the body and ordinary balance measures mass of the body.

Both the balances measure mass of the body.

Both the balances measure weight of the body.
21. 'Sun contains helium1. This statement is:
A fact

An observation

An inference

A hypothesis
22. The cells used in mobile phone are:
Dry cells

Mercury Cells

Nickel cadmium cells

Lithiumion cells
23. The branch of clinical study related to hearing, taste and smell is:
Osteology

Otolaryngology

Ophthalmology

Dermatology
24. Scurvy is the disease caused by the deficiency of
Vitamin A

Vitamin B

Vitamin C

Vitamin D
25. Energy to carry out any action of life process is obtained from:
Adenosinetriphosphate.

Adenosine diphosphate

Guanosine diphosphate

Guanosine triphosphate
26. "The Three Mistakes of My Life" is a book authored by:
Chetan Bhagat

Jhumpa Lahiri

Kamala Das

Shashi Tharoor
27. David Davidar who resigned recently as CEO, headed which publishing house?
Penguin Canada

Banatam Books

Random House

Malayala Manorama
28. Which institution established on IstApril .1935 and headed by Sir Osborne Smith celebrated its 75th anniversary recently?
Indian Olympic Association

Reserve Bank of India

Bombay Dyeing

Life Insurance Corporation of India
29. Which of the following organisation has giant Panda as its symbol?
UNICEF

Greenpeace

World Bank

World Wide Fund for Nature
30. Which among these political leaders has won the Nobel Prize for literature?
Mikhail Gorbachev

Winston Churchill

Jawaharlal Nehru

Jimmy Carter. .
31. Name the inventor of B lack Box Flight Recorder who died recently:
David Warren

J.L. Baird

Thomas Alva Eddison

Wilbur Wright
32. To which party does David Cameron the recently elected British Prime Minister belong to:
Labour Party

Conservative Party

Liberal Democrats Party

None of the above
33. Sri Shiva Shankar Menon holds the position of:
Union Home Secretary

Planning Commission Chairman

Minister, of State in Defence Ministry

National-Security Advisor
34. Which famous Indian artist accepted Qatari citizenship in February 2010?
M.F.Hussain

Mallika Sarabhai

Zakir Hussain

None of the above.
35. "Life is God" is the tage line of which consumer durables company in India?
Philips

LG

Samsung

Videocon
36. Which of the following leaders died in the battle field in the Revolt of 1857?
Tantia Tope

Bahadur Shah II

Nana Saheb

Rani Jhansi
37. "What Congress and Gandhi have done to the Untouchables" is a book written by:
B.R.Ambedkar

V.D.Savarkar

Rajendra Prasad

S.C.Bose.
38. Who among the following was known as the 'Indian Gladstone'?
Bal GangadharTilak

Dadabhai Naoroji

Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad
39. Prabudha Barat was a paper published in English by:
Louis Vivian Derozio

Gopal Hari Deshmukh

Swami Vivekanand

Swami Dayanand
40. The Radical Democratic Party was founded in 1940 by:
N.D.Mazumdar

S.C.Bose

B.R.Ambedkar

M.N.Roy
41. Based on the 1981-91 decennial growth rate of population, state with the highest and lowest growth rate are respectively:
Arunachal Pradesh and Goa

Nagaland and Kerala

Arunachal Pradesh and Kerala

Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu
42. Which one of the following incident prompted Vinoba Bhave to initiate the Boothan Movement?
Nalgonda incident

Srikakulam incident

Naxalbari incident

Madhubani incident
43. The poorest state with 39.9% people living below poverty line is:
Jharkand

Orissa

Bihar

Assam
44. Which of the following is the largest man-made Lake in India?
Didwan Lake

Nagarjuna sagar

Indira Sagar Lake

ChilkaLake
45. Which of the following state!, have been nicknamed Garden Spices of India?
Bangalore

Andhra Pradesh

Bangalore and Kerala

Kerala
46. Landsdowne is a hill station in:
Nainital

Mussorie

Garhwal

None of the above
47. Who among the following launched Education Reform Movement among the Muslims in India?
Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

W.W. Hunter

ShahWaliullah

Sakkir Hussain
48. Regional committee aims at:
Economic Co-operation

Balanced Development

Cultural Exchange

All of these
49. The Cheena Kesava Temple i.s found in:
Hyderabad

Mysore

Tanjavur

Belur
50. In India a Special Ministry for Women and Social Welfare was formed at the centre in the year:
1983

1986

1976

1981
51. The Article in the Constitution of India which provides for the appointment of a special officer for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes by the President of India is:
Aritcle 164

Anicle 341

Article 342

Article 338
52. Who was the Permanent Chairman of the Constituent Assembly?,
Dr.Rajendra Prasad

Jawaharlal Nehru

Dr.B.R.Ambedkar

Sardar Patel .
53. The 42nd Amendment extended the term of the Lok Sabha to:
7 years

16 years

8 years

19 years
54. The Sarkaria Commissidn was set up to review the relation between:
Prime Minister and the President

Executive and Judiciary

Legislature and Executive

Centre and the State
55. One of the following members was not included in the drafting Committee of the Indian constitution:
Dr.B.R. Ambedkar

Jawaharlal Nehru

Shri.N.Madhava Rao

Shri.K.M.Munshi
56. The provisions concerning the suspension of Fundamental Rights by the President during emergencies was borrowed from the:
Constitution of USA

Constitution of Canada

Constitution of Ireland

Weimar Constitution
57. Article 164 of the Constitution of India provides for separate Ministers for Tribal 'Welfare in:
Rajasthan, Kerala and Nagaland

Orissa, Bihar and Meghalaya

Bihar, Madhyapradesh and Orissa

Madhyapradesh, Assam and Orissa
58. Who appoints the Municipal Commissioner of the Municipalities?
State Government

Mayor

President

Governor
59. The historic 1NA trial commenced in:
1940

1944

1945

1948
60. In India there is a single constitution for the union and the state with the exception of:
Sikkhim

Jammu& Kashmir

Nagaland

Tamil Nadu
61. Who among the following has been appointed New Chairman of the National Commission for Farmers?
Ajith Singh

K.C.Pant

Dr.M.S.Swaminathan

None of the above
62. Arift valley is formed mainly due to:
The forces of tension in the Earth's crust

The subsidence of the floor of a river valley

The valley formed after the formation of fold mountains

The deepening of a valley by Ice action
63. The State in India which leads in the production of Cashew Kernels is:
Karnataka

Goa

Tamil Nadu

Kerala
64. The Southernmost part of India is:
Kerala

Indira point

Kanyakumari

None of the above
65. The Kerala Institute of Local Administration is situated in which of the followin districts?
Thrissur

Thiruvananthapuram

Kottayam

Kasaragod
66. Puralimala is situated in :
Kannur

Kasaragod

Ezhimala

Thalassery
67. The biggest and smallest Taluk in Kerala state are respectively:
Eranad and Kochi

Vellanad and Kochi

Wayanad and Kochi

Kanhangad and Kochi
68. Edakkal caves are in:
Idukki district

Wayanad district

Kottayam district

None of the above
69. The preamble of the constitution was amended for the first time by which amendment?
24

42

44

None of the above
70. The Chairperson 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
71. AADHAR is the logo for what?
Common Wealth Games, New Delhi

Kerala Tourism Corporation

Unique ID Project

None of the above
72. Why was Jordan Ramero in the news recently?
He is the youngest person to climb Mount Everest

He swam the English Channel in record time

He is the captain of the Mexican World Cup Football team

None of the above
73. Who partnered Leander Paes to win the 2010 Wimbeldon Mixed Doubles Crown?
Lisa Raymond

Cara Black

SaniaMirza

Serena Williams
74. Who apart from Pele has won the World Cup Football as a player and coach?
Michel Platini France

Paulo Rossi Italy

George Best England

Franz Beckenbauer Germany
75. What is the name of the car recently launched in India by Nisan?
Polo

Figo

Beat

Micra
76. According to the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, appeal can be made to the Sessions Court:
Within 15 days

Within 3 0 days

Within 7 days

Within 45 days
77. According to the provisions of the Right to Information Act, 2005 the .amount of penalty for not providing information by public authorities amounts to:
Rs. 75 per day and total amount up to Rs.3,000.

Rs. 200 per day and total amount up to Rs. 10,000.

Rs. 150 per day and total amount up to Rs. 7,500.

Rs. 250 per day and total amount up to Rs. 25,000.
78. Declaration on the Elimination of Discrimination against women was adopted by the General Assembly in the year:
1967 .

1968

1969

1979
79. Part IV of the Constitution of India deals with:
Civil Rights

Political Rights

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

All the above
80. Chair person of the National Human Rights Commission:
Who has been Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

Who has been Chief Justice of the High Court

Who has been Judge of the Supreme Court

Who has been Judge of the High Court
81. The National Commission for Women Act was enacted in the year:
1989

1990

1991

1992
82. Name the competent authority who is authorised to provide the relief and rehabil i-tation to the victims of atrocities under the Scheduled castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocoties) Act, 1
District Magistrate

Chief Secretary

Village Officer

District Welfare Officer
83. The Right to Information Act, 2005, came into effect in full:
8th October

12th October

9th October

10th October
84. Right to Information as per the Right to Information Act, 2005 can be available to
Literate Citizens

Government Employees

Specified Citizens

All Citizens
85. Universal Declaration of Human Rights relates to the year:
1945

1946

1947

1948
86. Change into indirect speech:
He said that I alone can save her

He said that you alone can save her

He told me that I alone could save her

He told me that I alone can save her
87. _______ camel is the ship of the desert.
A

An

The

One
88. 1 shall be there------4 pm in Friday.
on

in

at

upon
89. The loan will be repaid------a year
during

within

before

on
90. If dogs bark; then sparrows:
Scream

Talk

Twitter

Roar
91. Bread is made in a bakery; then film is made in a:
Mill

Dairy

Studio

Factory
92. Postmortem means the examination of a dead body. Another word with the same meaning:
Autocracy

Autopsy

Autograph

Autonomy
93. Opposite of Appoint:
Point

Dismiss

Release

Allow
94. Opposite of Assemble
Disperse

Group

Repel

Deny
95. Boys will be boys means:
Boys will not be girls

Boys cannot become girls

Children will always act like children

Boys are mischievous
96. That is the poet I was referring
of

about

to

with
97. He is coming______plane.
in

on

by

through
98. He was standing_______ her,
beside

besides

by

away
99. The British Council offered him a scholarship_______?
Did they

Didn't they

is it

was they
100. It was two years _______that I first met Gopal
since

for

ago

before