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1. The first two words are related in a particular manner. Select the word from given choices which relates to the third one in the same manner? Pigeon: Peace:: White flag: ?
Victory
Surrender
Peace
Liberty
2. One morning after sunrise Ramu was standing facing a pole. The shadow of the pole fell exactly to his right. Which direction was he facing?
East
South
West
North
3. Find out the odd one from the given words:
Cube
Square
Triangle
Rectangle
4. The unit of measuring distance between the stars is called:
Galactic unit I
Cosmic kilometer I
Stellar mi le
Light year
5. A gross misunderstanding has developed between you and your best friend. What can you do to keep the friendship going strong again?
Take the advice of other friends
Break the friendship since it is not worth keeping
Hold free, frank and direct talks with the friend to know his/her own point of view
Use pressure from elders
6. Diamond is chemically:
a mixture of metal carbonate
pure carbon
a pure form of sand
a mixture of calcium and magnesium phosphate
7. Cooking gas is a mixture of:
Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide
Butane and propane
Methane and ethylene
Carbon dioxide and oxygen
8. Natural rubber is a polymer of:
ethylene
vinyl chloride.
isoprene
styrene
9. The substance most commonly used as a food preservative is:
sodium biocarbonite
tartaric acid
acetic acid
benzoic acid
10. The I C chips used in computers are made of :
Chromium
Iron oxide
Silica
Silicon
11. Plants respire through:
Cells
Leaves
Stomata
Cell membrane
12. Children of successful and well-to-do parents often do not perform well in studies. Why?
Because parents are unable to give enough time and attention to their children
Because the jobs of successful parents are very demanding in time and efforts
Both A and B are correct.
To stand rooted to the ground
13. The disease not transmitted by house-fly is:
Cholera
Enteric fever
Dengue fever
Dysentery
14. The vast proportion of our body's, weight is made up of:
Bones
Water
Organs
Skins, tissues and organs
15. LSD stands for:
Lithium-sodium devices
Lanthanide series diatoms
Lysergic acid diethylamide
Low starch drugs
16. You have been caught red handed in an office, looking into a file marked 'strictly confidential. What will be your most reasonable action in the situation?
To admit to the crime,
To feel sheepish and embrassed
To offer a logical alibi
To stand rooted to the ground
17. Milk tastes sour when kept in the open for sometime due to the fonnation of
Carbonic acid
Citric acid
Lactic acid
Malic acid
18. The widely used antibiotic, penicillin, is produced by:
a fungus
an alga
a bacterium
synthetic means
19. No square of a number ends with:
2,3,7 and 8
3,5,6 and 8
2,5,7 and 9
2,3,7 and 9
20. The colour of cow's milk is slightly yellowish due to the presence of:
xanthophyll
ribulose
carotin
riboflavin
21. Soil nature is drastically altered by the application of:
Fertilisers
Green manure
Cow dung
Biofertilisers
22. Plant mushroom gets its food from
dead and decaying plants
photosynthesis
eating small insects which come near to it
the water we pour near it
23. Which compound is added to petrol to prevent engines from 'knocking'?
Carbon
Lead
Both (A) and (B)
None of these
24. 216,221,231,246,266...... '
289
271
281
291
25. 2,10,30,68 .......
130
140
142
138
26. Mentionthe Article which gives a special statehood position to Jammu and Kashmir
Art. 352
Art. 226
Art. 360
Art. 370
27. Medha Padkar is a strong leader in the popular movement of:
NBA
MKSS
NEF
BKU
28. Who was the Indian President declared the National Emergency in .1975?
W.Giri
Fakkrudheen Ali Ahmed
B.D.Jatti
Gopal Swarup Pathak
29. Who is known as the Milk Man of India?
J.C. Kumarappa
K.N.Raj
Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
Dr. Varghese Kurian
30. First Union Health Minister of India, she served as the Secretary of M.K. Gandhi in Vardha Monastery:
Dr. Vijayalakshmi Pandit
Sarojini Naidu
Rajkumari Amruth Kaur
Annie Besant
31. Agenda 21 is related with:
SAARC Summit
Earth Summit
NAM Summit
EU meeting
32. Indian President can nominate 2 members of one community to the Lok Sabha, if they are not adequately represented. The community is:
Anglo Indian
Sikh
Buddist
Muslims
33. Rajya Sabha members are elected by means of:
First past the post system
Functional representation
Single transferable vote system
List system
34. The Defence Minister who resigned the post following an attack on Northern-Eastern borders of India by China in November 1962:
V.K. Krishna Menon
A.B.Vajpayee
Lal Bahadur Sasthri
A.K.Antony
35. One of the following is not included in Writ:
Mandamus
Certiorari
Plebiscite
Prohibition
36. First Trade Union in India
AITUC
INTUC
CITU
BMS
37. Swadeshabhimani Ramakrishna Pillai exiled on
26th Sept. 1909
26th Sept. 1911
26th Sept. 1910
10th Sept. 1926
38. The first person who described the Sepoy Mutiny in 1857 as first war of Independence in his book 'First War of Independence':
John Seely
V.D.Savarkar
Sir Colling Kambell
Ramgopal Gosh
39. Odd man out:
Kabani
Chinnar
Bavani
Pampar
40. The famous malayalam prayer song 'Daivame Kaithoyam Kelkumarakanam" was written by:
Ulloor S. Parameshwara Iyer
Ravivarma Kulasekhara
Kesava Rama Varma
Panthalam Kerala Varma
41. The winner of Wimbledon Tennis Men's title 2010:
Roger Federer
Rafael Nadal
Andy Murray
Thomas Berdych
42. The only Tropical Rain Forest in India. It is also called as the cradle of evolution:
NilgiriHiIls
Araval!y Hills
Himadri Hills
Silent Valley
43. 'Here Pappa Somes' is the painting of:
M.F.Hussam
Leonardo Davinci
Raja Ravi Varma
R.K. Lakshman
44. The Indian National Movement leader who attracted the people into the freedom struggle movement through organising 'Ganapathy Carnival and Sivaji Carnival.'
Bala Gangadhara Thilak
Gopala Krishna Gokhale
Dada Bhai Navaroji
Vipin Chandra Pal
45. Octopus the Paul, who fascinated the football fans by correctly predicting results at 2010 World Cup Football, was hailed from :
South Africa
France
Germany
Spain
46. The French Novel 'The Count of Monte Cristo1 written by Alexander Dumas inspired the Malayalam movie:
Padayottam
News paper boy
Kandam bechakottu
Mathilukal
47. In which city Commonwealth Games 2010 were held?
Mumbai
Guangzhou
Delhi
Hyderabad
48. "Say no to racism" is a banner raised before every match of:
CWG2010
Asian Games2010
World Cup Football 2010
Australian Open 2010
49. Which of the schedule of Indian Constitution enumerates powers and functions of Pan-chayath Raj Institution?
Eleventh
Seventh
Twelfth
Tenth
50. Three tier Panchayat Raj system established with the recommendation of:
Ashok Mehta Committee
Balwanth Rai Mehta Committee
Mandal Commission
Kaka Kaledkar Commission
51. The provision of fundamental rights in Indian Constitution is borrowed from
British Constitution
French Constitution
Russian Constitution
American Constitution
52. Power of Rajya Sabha in dealing with money bill
Equivalent power with Lok Sabha
Only can withhold 14 days
Can introduce only in Rajya Sabha
Decides the bill is money bill or not
53. The Veda which deal with music
Sam Veda
RigVeda
AtharvaVeda
YajurVeda
54. Jataka tales describe the stories related to the birth of
Budha
Vikramadithya
Varthamana Mahaveera
Jataveda
55. ASEAN referred to
Association of South East Asian Nations
Association of South American Nations
Association of South European Alliance Nations
Association of South East
56. The website that exposed detailed chronicle of systematic abuse, torture and concealment of the US and other military logs in Iraq.
People Daily
Wikipedia
Wiki Leaks
Wikimedia
57. China exposed it contention towards the Nobel Prize Award for Peace 2010. The winner is
Liu Xiaobo
Barrack Obama
Ei-chi Negishi
Mario Vargas Llosa
58. The first Law Officer of Government of India
Solicitor General
Attorney General
Accountant General
Advocate General
59. Konark Sun Temple or Black Pagoda is situated in the state of
Orissa
Utter Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
60. Name the Hurricane that blew over Jamaica and Haiti in 2010
Tennis
Loo
Typhons
Willy Willies
61. One of the following is not held in India during the period of Viceroy the Lord Ripon
-Gens us in India
Illbei Bill Passed
Starting of Local self Government
Formation of Indian National Congress
62. The term "Third World' refers to
Developed countries
Afro Asian countries
Developing countries
Oil rich countries
63. 'Worshipping false Gods' is the book of
Khushwant Singh
Arun Shourie
Richard Brinsely Sheridan
Arundathi Roy
64. Opium a war fought between
Afghanistan and China
China and Britain
Russia and China
Russia and Afghanistan
65. Currency notes in India are printed in
Security Press Nasik
Security Press Noida
Security Press Mumbai
Reserve Bank of India, New Delhi
66. In which layer of atmosphere the ozone layer found?
Ionosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
67. The First National Park in Kerala
Periyar
Pampadumchola
Silentvalley
Iravikulam
68. In 3rd September 1896 Ezhava Memorial submitted a huge writ to the King Sreemoolam Thirunal under the leadership of
Kumaranashan
K.Kelappan
Dr.Palpu
Kottarathil Shankunny
69. Rice is the main crop of
China
India
Russia
Asia
70. The 'Khetri Project' in Rajasthan is famous for the production of
Steel
Aluminium
Copper
Zinc
71. Which is the longest cave in the world?
Veroniacave
Mammoth cave
Edakkalcave
Ajanta cave
72. Which day is observed as World Wet Land Day
2nd February
10th December
11 th July
24th October
73. Savanna grass land situated in which continent?
Asia
Europe
Africa
North America
74. Name the currency of Brazil
Shekel
Forint
Baht
Real
75. The state which not included in the 'Seven Eastern Sisters'
Arunachal Pradesh
Sikkim
Assam
Meghalaya
76. What are the objects of the Right to Information Act 2005?
Openness in Administration
Transparency in Administration
Accountability in Administration
All the above
77. Which one of the following information is exempted from disclosure?
Information relating to works
Information relating to Samples of materials
Information stored in electronic documents
Information which impede the process of investigation
78. Who appoints the Chief information Commissioner of India?
The President of India
The Union Public Service Commission
The Lok Sabna
The Prime Minister of India
79. In which situation the unnatural death of a woman will be deemed to death?
The wife dies in the husband's house within 7 days after marriage
The wife dies within 6 months
The wife dies in the husband's house within 7 years after marriage
The wife dies within one year
80. What is the name of the Supreme Court decision in which guidelines are laid down to prevent sexual harassment to working women?
Vishaka Vs State of Rajasthan
Unnikrishnan Vs State of AP
Kesavanda Bharathi Vs State of Kerala
Vidhyavathi Vs State of Rajasthan
81. Which article in the Indian constitution abolishes untouchability?
Article 14
Article 21
Article 17
Article 25
82. Who among the following was known as the Indian Gladstone'?
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Dadabhai Naoroji
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad
83. What is the name of the commission appointed to inquire into specific complaints regarding deprivation of rights to scheduled tribes?
Backward Class Commission
Human Rights Commission
National Commission for Scheduled Tribes
Mandal Commission
84. Human Rights are recognised in which par&bf the Indian Constitution?
Part II
Part III
PartV
PartX
85. Which provision gives protection from torture or inhuman treatment?
Article 19 of the Indian Constitution
Article 9 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Article 5 of the UN Declaration of Human Rights 1948
None of these
86. Directions: (Q. No. 86-89) Fill in the Blanks by choosing the correct alternative. _______delights me.
I told him
What you said
He told me
Yesterday he
87. We will miss the train _____.
So you must go fast
Until we go fast
Unless we go fast
If only we go fast
88. ______ I spoke to his brother.
He was not there
If he is not there
He will not be there
As he was not there
89. He failed - his best efforts,
in addition to
owing to
in spite of
not mentioning
90. Directions: (Q, No. 90-96) Choose and write the word what is equivalent in meaning to the underline word/s The fear he felt them was intense:
inhibition
trepidation
reluctance
prevarication
91. When he saw the results, his ecstasy knew no bounds:
anxiety
disappointment
irritation
joy
92. He was rather presumptuous in his behaviour:
rude
unwise
pessimistic
sarcastic
93. In his thirties, he was at the utmost height of his career.
nadir
apex
chasm
brim
94. He will not change his opinion, since he is very obstinate:
foolish
strict
sincere
stubborn
95. The new boss wants to reorganise the
stationery
staff
furniture
working hours
96. He was meticulous in doing his duties
negligent
strict
extremely careful
enthusiastic
97. Directions: (Q No. 97-100) The following sentences are wrong. Correct them by choosing most suitable alternative. The ship suffered heavy damages
The ship suffered many damages
The ship suffered a damage
The ship suffered heavy damage
There were heavy damages on the ship
98. 1 have completed the work by noon:
I completed the work by noon
I have completed the works by noon
I had completed the work by noon
I was completing the work by noon
99. Either of these have to be replaced.
Either of these has to be replaced
Either of these were replaced
Either of this have to be replaced
None of these
100. He was attacked by a sledgehammer
He was attacked on a sledgehammer
He was attacked for a sledgehammer
He was attacked around a sledgehammer
He was attacked with a sledgehammer