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WARDER-SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT -2008

 

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1. The International Day of Nonviolence is observed by the UN on:
October 24th

January 1st

September 11th

October 2nd
2. The 123 agreement being discussed in India, deals with:
the purchase of air craft for Air Force

the borrow of funds from IMF

import duty

the nuclear deal with USA
3. The controversial sardar sarover project is in:
Himachal Pradesh

Gujarat

Orissa

Madhya Pradesh
4. Red Date book is a series of books about:
The history of the World war

A secret code of the military

The extinct birds and and animals

Study of ozone layer
5. The helium content in the air:
1/50

1/100

1/1000

1/2000
6. The stomach of a man daily produces hydrochloric acid around:
500 ml

1 litre

1.3 litres

2 litres
7. A regiment is a large group of army commanded by:
Colonel

Major

Major General

Lieutenant Colonel
8. The milky way is a
Elliptical galaxy

Spiral galaxy

Irregular galaxy

Slought galaxy
9. Bio diesel is mainly produced from
Sugarcane

Mustard

Rap seeds

Jatrova
10. The gas which is known as the laughing gas
Nitrogen

Nitro oxide

Nitrous oxide

Nitrogen peroxide
11. The birth place of chess:
India

England

China

Italy
12. The element which is present in all acids:
Oxygen

Nitrogen

Helium

Hydrogen
13. Who is known as Nandanar?
P.C. Gopalan

V. Ayyappan

P.C. Kutrykrishnan

Neelakanta
14. The original name of King Dasaradha of Ramayana:
Chitrangada

Namey

Kasyap

Naranarayana
15. The nutrient which is not present in egg:
Calcium

Vitamin A

Vitamin B

Vitamin C
16. The only organ of a human being that regenerate:
liver

lungs

heart

ribs
17. According to WHO the minimum water needs for a person in a day
10 litres

50 liters

100 liters

200 litres
18. The fundamental duties of a citizen are given in the constitution under:
Article 12 to 35

Article 51A

Article 36 to 51

Article 52
19. The Vijayanagar Empire was established in the banks of Tungabhadra by:
Krishnadeva Raya

MahaVarma

Raja Raja

Harihara and Bukka
20. The Officer who has the right to speak and take part in the proceedrngs of the Parliament without voting right:
The Comptroller and Auditor-General

The Chief of Army

Attorney General

The Chief Justice of India
21. The upper atmospheric layer is known as:
Mesosphere

Lithosphere

Ionosphere

Troposphere
22. Hindi is the most spoken language in India in 2002 census the second place goes to:
Urdu

Kannada

Tamil

Telugu
23. The dark spots on the surface of the sun appear dark because:
It is hotter than the other parts of the sun

It is cooler than the other parts of the sun

The hot helium circulates these parts

the explosion of hydrogen atoms
24. Burning of coal mainly produces:
sulpher dioxide

carbon monoxide

nitrogen oxide

hydrogen
25. The meeting of the U.N Security Council is presided by
the secretary General

one of the members for each month

the permanent members

the Deputy Secretary General
26. The Indian State with the largest forest area:
Assam

Tamil Nadu

Madhya Pradesh

Kerala
27. The Kharif season of India
June/July to September/October

April/May to November/December

August/September to January/ February

December to March
28. The next general Election to Parliament is the :
13th General election

14th General election

15th General election

16th General election
29. The rarest element on earth:
Rhodium

Astatine

Osmium

Thorium
30. The Jurrasic period of the earth was:
135 to 65 million years ago

195 to 135 million years ago

225 to 195 million years ago

60 to 80 million years ago
31. The volatile elements like sodium, mercury etc are the elements with
Low melting point

Low boiling point

High melting point

High boiling point
32. The oldest written constitution of the world:
USA

Switzerland

France

UK
33. The judge of the Supreme Court is appointed:
By the parliament

By a group of Ministers

By the Prime Minister

By the President
34. The song 'Sare Jahan Se Acha' is written by:
Bankimchandra Chatterjee

Tagore

Alema Iqbal

Premchand
35. The earth is in different positions while revolving around the sun because is:
The influence of the gravity of the outer planets

The repletion of the sun

The rotation of the moon

The inclination of the axis of earth to 66.5 Degree to the Plain of its orbit
36. James Bond is famous character of Iyan Fleming belongs to the agency of:
The Interpol

The Mission impossible

The British police

World police club
37. The classic dance of Orissa:
Kuchupudi

Bharatnatyam

Odissi

Mohiniyattam
38. Winston Churchill is British Prime Minister won the Nobel Prize for:
Literature

Politics

Peace

Human study
39. The capital of Meghalaya:
Kohima

Itanagar

lmbal

Shillong
40. The largesl Mosque In India the Jumsmasjid was built by
Shah Jahan

Aurangzeb

Akber

Jahangir
41. Nanotechnology is the science of:
Very small structure

The Technology used in the Tata car

The science of the objects of the universe

The study of human cells
42. The father of the moden Olympics
Priary-D-qubert

Richard Primy

Thiyodoshas

Joanas Salk
43. The mountains come into being as a result of vertical earth' movements along cracks:
Residual mountains

Block mountains

Fold mountains

Catskill mountains
44. If the colour red and green mixed together we will get the colour:
Orange

White

Blue

Yellow
45. The third gallantly award of the Indian Army:
Ashoka Chakra

Shaurya Chakra

Kirthi Chakra

Vir Chakra
46. The countries participated in the 2004 Athens Olympics was 201 and India stood in
27th position

66th position

70th position

87th position
47. To whom did Ilthumish dedicate the Qutab Minar:
Mahmud Gazni

Qutubuddin Aibak

Balban

Qutubuddin Hakiyar Kaki
48. Purple Heart is the name of the:
Bravery award of U.K.

Gallantary award by the U.S. Army

Highest military award in Germany

Military award of Ghana
49. The country known as the Playground of Europe
Austria

Norway

Switzerland

Finland
50. The person behind the invention of electrons:
Peter Bernard

J.J. Thomson

Einstein

Edison
51. Choose the correct alternative from those given: Leave me alone; I-
work

had worked

was working

am working
52. Fill in the space with the suitable connector chosen from those given below. He doesn't need any money from us ............ we should be going to him for a loan
In addition

On the contrary

But

Besides
53. Choose the word which best fits into the blank. We went to the airport to see him....
away

down

through

off
54. Choose the correct sentence from those given
I saw him on this morning

I saw him hi this morning

I saw him this morning

I saw him by this morning
55. The antonym for barren is
small

fertile

ugly

dull
56. Fill in the blank space with suitable pronoun ....... must always do one's best:
one

he

she

we
57. Put article where necessary Gold Is precious metal
the

some

an

a
58. Pick out the collective noun in the following sentence The police have caughl the thief.
the police

catch

thief

none of the above
59. Choose the correct verb form: There.......... plenty of pins in the drawer.
is

have

shall

are
60. Write the correct question tag: Ramesh has come,......
hasn't he?

Isn't he?

doesn't he?

can'the?
61. 'Have a bone to pick with Somebody' means;
have no hesitation about anything

have a reason to quarrel with somebody

have no reason to quarrel with somebody

none of the above
62. 'Wear one's heart on one's sleeve' means
have no hesitation about anything

have a reason to quarrel with somebody

have no reason to quarrel with somebody

none of the above
63. The noun form of'applaud is:
applause

applaudment

application

appliance
64. Choose the infinitive form of the noun 'thought'
to say

to tell

to think

to drink
65. Choose the word which describes the sound produced by elephants
drone

squeak

moo

trumpet
66. An aerodrome is :
a hall for lectures, concerts etc.

a place-where birds are kept

a large field for aeroplanes

a place where bread is made and sold
67. The young one of a cow is called:
a calf

a fawn

a chicken

a gosling
68. A group of judges is known as:
a swarm

a bunch

a bench

a bevy
69. The idiom 'smell a rat' means
have a feeling that everything is smelling like a decaying rat

have a feeling that something wrong is happening

have a feeling that nothing wrong is happening

none of the above
70. Choose the correct form of the verb to complete the sentence I...... waiting for his reply for two weeks now.
am

have been

was

had been
71. In a certain code 'DESK' is written as '#$52', 'RIDE' is written as '%7#$'. How is 'RISK' written in that code?
%725

%7#2

%7$#

%752
72. A girl started couting the fingers of her left hand, calling the thumb 1, the index finger 2, middle finger 3, ring finger 4, little finger 5 and then reversed the direction calling the ring finger 6
Thumb

Index finger

Middle linger

Ring finger
73. Which is next in the series given below? EAIAI
N

M

T

0
74. A watch reads 4:30 If the minute hand points East, then in which direction will hour hand point?
North

North-East

South - East

North - West
75. If in a certain language 'NATURE' is coded as 'MASHQE' how is 'FAMINE' coded in that code?
FBMJND

FZMHND

EALIME

DGANIOE
76. A man dietributed Rs, 100/ equally among his friends if there had been 5 more friends, each would have received one rupee less. How many friends did he have?
35

25

20

30
77. When a number is added to its half, we get 117, the number is
80

76

78

82
78. Mr. Shah is 30 years older than his son who is 5 years old. After how many years would Mr. Shah become 3 times as old as his son then?
7 years

7.5 years

8 years

10 years
79. A bus starts from city 'X'. The number of women in the bus is half the number of men. In city Y, 10 men leave the bus and 5 women enter. Now the number of men and women is equal in the beginning, How
15

30

36

45
80. A number is greater than 3 but less than 8. Also it is greater than 6 but less than 10.The number is
7

8

9

5
81. A doctor gave a patient 6 tablets and instructed him to take one in every 4 hours. If the patient took the first tablet at 4.00 a.m. when would he have taken all these tablets?
12.00 noon

4.00 p.m.

12.00 night

4.30 p.m.
82. If DRIVER=12, PEDESTRIAN=20, ACCIDENT=16, then TAXI is equal to
4

16

8

12
83. If DRIVER=12, PEDESTRIAN =20, ACCIDENT=16, then TAXI is equal to
4

16

8

12
84. A man said to a woman, "Your mother's husband's sister is my aunt." How is the woman related to the man?
Grand daughter

Sister

Aunt

Daughter
85. The difference between 5 times a certain number and 2 times the same number is 36. The number is:
12

21

15

10
86.
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
87. If a+b+c=0;what is(b+c)(b-c)+a(a+2b)
0

1

2

3
88.
1

-1

0

-2
89. There are 850 students in a school. Find the number of boys if the number of girls is 56 less than the boys.
451

450

452

453
90. If the diameter of a circle is increased by 100%, its area is increased by:
100%

400%

300%

200%
91. Which is next in the series given below? 5,16,49,104,
115

141

161

181
92. Find the correct alternative to fill the blank space: DELHI: CDKGH:: PATIALA:
ALAITAP

OZSHZKZ

QBUJBMH

QSIHZKZ
93. Direction for Question Number: 93 and 94. A group of friends live in a house divided into one flat per floor. Atul is in the flat below Juhi and Malti is in the flat above Sally, Sally is in the flo
Malti

Sally

Prakash

Rahul
94. Who else share a flat?
Atul and Prakash

Sally and Malti

Atul and Malti

Malti and Sally
95. If in a certain language CHARCOAL is coded as 45164913, and MORALE is coded .296137 how is 'COLLER' coded in that language?
397758

497758

483359

493376
96. In a queue, Sural is 9th from the back. Ram's place is 8th from the front. Rahul is standing in between the two. What could be the minimum number of boys standing in the queue?
18

10

12

14
97. Assume that the moon takes exactly 30 days to complete the cycle and also assume that it rises in the east exactly at 6.48 p.m on the first day.Then at what time will it rise on the 4th day?
8.24 pm

9.12 pm

10.00 pm

11.48 pm
98. When a number is divided by 4, the quotient is 28. What is the number?
112

461

86

9
99. What is the simple interest on Rs. 5000/-at3%p.a.?
150

50

30

200
100.
370

123.33

10

16