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Clerk/Typist- 2008

 

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1. Holy book of Buddhism' is:
Vedas
Upanishads
BhagavatGita
Tripitaka
2. Year in which Delhi became the capital of India is:
1956
1911
1947
1950
3. Edakkal Cave is situated in:
Mysore
Palghat
ldukki
Wynad
4. Founder of Red Cross Society is:
Dalton
Rutherford
Henry Dunant
Thomson
5. The deepest part in the ocean Mariana Trench is situated in:
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Arctic Ocean
6. 'Caspian Lake' is situated in the continent:
Europe
Asia
Africa
Australia
7. UNO was formed in the year:
1945
1930
1950
1938
8. Present name of Formosa Island is:
Greenland
Scotland
Ireland
Taiwan
9. Poisonous gas evolving during the burning of plastics is:
Carbon Monoxide
Dioxine
Chlorine
Hydrogen Sulphide
10. Particles that can travel faster than light is:
Alpha particles
Electrons
Takions
Neutrons
11. Fourth Estate is related to:
Rubber
Tea
Cardamom
Newspaper
12. Parliament of Japan is:
Diet
National Assembly
Congress
Althing
13. Currency of Thailand is:
Rupee
Pound
Baht
Dollar
14. Capital of Vietnam is:
Lome
Hanoi
Furus
Lusaka
15. The gift of Pamba river is:
Erumeli
Sabarimala
Pathanamthitta
Kuttanad
16. What gas mixture is known as producer gas?
CO+H2
C0+N2
H2+CO2
C02+N2
17. Whose painting is 'Gopini?
Ravivarma
Picasso
Nandalal Bose
J.C.Bose
18. The planet which is known as blue planet is:
Earth
Mercury
Venus
Jupiter
19. Kerala Gandhi is:
A.K.Gopalan
K.Kelappan
EMS
Mi Gandhi
20. Which is the first National Park in Kerala?
Silent Valley
Thekkadi
Iravikulam
Thattekkad
21. Percentage of water in human body:
65
50
25
10
22. Crook's glass is used to resist.
Heat
Light
X-rays
Ultra violetrays
23. Phenomenon of rain drops being spherical is:
Reflection
Refraction
Surface tension
Capillary action
24. 'Golden State of America' is:
California
Mexico
Panama
Arizona
25. Official language of Jammu and Kashmir is:
Hindi
English
Marathi
Urdu
26. The first eco tourism project in India is at:
Ponmudi
Thenmala
Thekkadi
Kumali
27. 'Sea of Tranquility'is at:
Earth
Moon
Mars
Jupiter
28. 'Garuda' is the airline of:
Russia
China
Malaysia
Indonesia
29. The metal which is found most in human body:
Calcium
Iron
Sodium
Aluminium 30.'lndian
30. 'lndian Shakespeare'is:
ThoppilBhasi
M.Mukundan
Kalidasan
C.V. Raman Pillai
31. City of Lakes' is:
0oty
Udayapur
Bandipur
Kashmir
32. V.S. Naipal is ralated to:
Nobel Prize
Padmasree
Booker Prize
National Award
33. Sudden death is related to:
Cricket
Shooting
Tennis
Football
34. 'Grains of Paradise'is:
Cardamom
Rice
Wheat
Pepper
35. Switzerland of Kerala is:
Madhura
Munnar
Vagamon
Pathiramanal
36. The state known as the heart of India is:
Uttar Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Rajasthan
Maharashtra
37. 'Gods own country' is related to:
Sasi Tharur
R.K. Narayanan
Aurndhathi Roy
Kamala Surayya
38. 'The Times'daily is published from:
France
Italy
Australia
London
39. 'Falke Award'is related to:
Sports
Film
Dance
Invention
40. Retinol is
Vitamin A
Vitamin E
Vitamin D
Vitamin K
41. Glass which does not conduct light is:
Soda
Hard
Seramic
Fibre
42. Alloy having least expansion is
Invar
brass
bronze
stainless steel
43. Heavy water is used in the nuclear reactor as:
Coolant
Lubricant
Fuel
Moderator
44. The country which produced chemical fertilizer using nitrogen in the air,for the first time is:
America
Germany
China
Japan
45. 'Aqua Fortis is related to:
HNO3
HCI
H2SO4
H2CO3
46. Percentage of silver in German Silver is:
10
25
0
50
47. plant having no flowers is:
Tapioca
Mushroom
Onion
Ginger
48. Liquid part of blood is:
Antigen
Vitamin
Minerals
Plasma
49. Ornithology is the study of:
Insects
Reptiles
Birds
Amphibians
50. Metal known as chemical sun is:
Magnesium
Platinum
Silver
Sodium
51. Which key is not provided in English Typewriter?
Back space key
Shift key
Tabulator set key
Half space key
52. Touch method was developed by:
J.Pratt
Charles Thurber
Remington
Frank McGurrin
53. Line space lever also called:
Line space adjuster
Carriage Return Lever
Paper Release Lever
Operating Lever
54. Who invented Malayalam Typewriter?
Remington
Issac Pitman
Newman
N.S. Pandala
55. What will happen when the drawchord is cut?
The carriage will jerk
The carriage will stop
Sluggish movement of the carriage
The carriage will run to and fro
56. Which key is pressed to get upper case characters continuously?
Shift key
Shift lock key
Tab key
Master key
57. Paper side guide is provided to get:
Uniform left margin in all pages
Uniform line space
Uniform right margin
Equal columns
58. The keys making impression on the paper are called:
Character keys
Non character keys
Tab key
Shift keys
59. The Capital Lis used for:
500
50
05
5000
60. The size of A4 paper is:
120 mm x 729 mm
210 mm x 297 mm
110mmx197mm
240 mm x 290 mm
61. The present keyboard is developed by:
Christopher Lathem Sholes
Dr. Hoke
William Mill
Frank McGurrin
62. Which finger is to be used for striking the shift key?
Index finger
Little finger
Thumb
Middle finger
63. How many characters the typebar is having?
One
Three
Two
Four
64. The note'Personal' should be typed on:
Top left hand corner
Top right hand corner
Bottom left hand corner
Bottom right hand corner
65. Companies with impersonal titles should begin with:
Messrs
Shri
The
Mr.
66. The short cut key to save a document is:
Ctrl+F4
Ctrl+Z
Ctrl+S
Ctrl+X
67. How many pages of a document can be displayed in print preview in a reduced size?
One
Ten
Six
Multiple
68. While reading a floppy disc, the colour of the indication light is:
Yellow
Red
Green
Blue
69. Which tool bar consists of most frequently used commands?
Standard toll bar
Formatting tool bar
Menu bar
Ruler bar
70. Header is printed in the:
Top margin
Left margin
Bottom margin
Right margin
71. An office communicates with a citizen by:
Government Order
Circular
Official letter
Business letter
72. Fortyping alphabet'Z'Typist is using:
Left Thumb
Right Thumb
Left ring finger
Right little finger
73. Government Order is issued by:
Secretary
Governor
Chief Minister
Superintendent
74. When the Title of the Firm is typed in the centre of a letter it is called:
Business letter
Official letter
Demi official letter
Display
75. Letters sent from Government Secretariat are called:
Government letters
Official letters
Government Order
Circular
76. Find out the word which is not a verb:
wrote
play
does
milk
77. The opposite of STIMULATE is:
separate
dissimulate
quell
unstimulate
78. Choose the full form of'LED':
Least Extracted Diode
Light Emitting Diode
Logo Emission Diode
Liquefied Ethane Diode
79. Choose the correct spelling:
gazetted
Gezetted
Gazated
Gazzatted
80. Choose the correct word:
Accommodation
Committee
Congradultion
Vacuam
81. Which sentence is not correct?
Hari and Joseph are friends
He worked hard but he failed
They waited for me till I came
He tried his best yet he failed
82. Find out the correct sentence:
She neither speaks Tamil nor English
The room is not enough large for us
I have been ill since last month
They were picking up flowers
83. Which is the correct word?
vaccum
vacuum
vaccuum
vacuam
84. The full form of the abbreviation P.A.C. used in tender form is:
Permanent Account Code
Permanent Amount of Cash
Probable Amount of Cost
Probable Amount of Cash
85. Find the abstract noun of the word ACT:
Acter
Action
Actent
Actor
86. Find the noun form of the word CIVIL:
civilization
civil
civility
civilent
87. Find out the substitute of the word AMPHIBIAN:
A creature Living both on land and on water
A creature living on land
A creature living in water
A creature living in air
88. A large group of stars is called:
Milkyway
Galaxy
Space
Satellite
89. A bunch of flowers is:
Bokkey
Bouquet
Bouque
Boque
90. Choose the correct sentence:
He is dead and I alive
He is dead and I am alive
He is dead and I was alive
He is dead and I also alive
91. Who invented the Typewriter?
William Henry
Henry Mill
John Miller
Robert Henry
92. The Guide Row in the Typewriter is:
First Row
Second Row
Third Row
Fourth Row
93. The common keyboard adopted for all typewriter are called
Universal Standard Keyboard
Ideal Keyboard
Scientific Keyboard
Standard Keyboard
94. asdflkj are called:
Guide Keys
Home Keys
Master keys
Special keys
95. We strike space bar to get:
Back space
Blank space
Alternate space
Marginal space
96. The scientific method of operating the Typewriter is known as:
Touch System
Sight System
Shift System
Site System
97. Official letters are concluded by:
Yours faithfully
Yours truly
Yours affectionately
Yours sincerely
98. Carriage moves to the left by the force extended by:
Main spring
Type faces
Draw chord
Cylinder feed rolls
99. In a Typewriter there are :
Three scales
Once scale
Four scales
Five scales
100. Feed rolls are made by:
Iron
Steel
Rubber
Fibre