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POLICE INDIAN RESERVE BETALION - 2011

 

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1. The Head Quarters of the International Cricket Council is in :
Britain
Australia
Dubai
Kuwait
2. Which food crop has the maximum content of proteins?
Maize
Wheat
Soyabean
Groundnut
3. King of fruits is :
Apple
Mango
Banana
Pineapple
4. ' Those who do not work may not eat ' Who said this ?
Hitler
Lenin
Stalin
Bismark
5. Carbohydrates consists of :
Carbon and Hydrogen
Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen
Carbon and Oxygen
Carbon, Hydrogen and Nitrogen
6. 'HMS Beegil' is a word associated with Charles Darwin. What is it ?
a scientist
a monkey
a ship
a tree
7. The use of Galvanometer
To measure the intensity of sound
To measure the depth of water
To measure the electric currents
To measure the speed of a vehicle
8. Persons sitting in an artificial satellite of the earth have :
Half weight
60 % weight
75% weight
Zero weight
9. The instrument used to convert AC current to DC current :
Electric motor
Rectifier
Microphone
Dynamo
10. Who was the first Indian to win an Oscar ?
Satyajith Ray
A.R. Rahman
Inder Thakur
Bhanu Athalya
11. Name the Mohanlal movie which is based on the Independence struggle
Keerthichakra
Kalapani
1921
Lal Salam
12. Leading producer of Motor bikes in the world :
India
China
Japan
Korea
13. 'Knot' is used for measuring :
Speed of ship
Speed of plain
Speed of light
Wave length
14. In which category of winds does cyclone fall ?
Trade winds
Periodic wind
Local winds
Variable winds
15. Which among the following is not the work of Kalidasa ?
Vikramorvashiyam
Mudrarakshsa
Kumarasambhava
Raghuvamsa
16. The French East India Company was formed in :
1600
1602
1660
1664
17. Name the country, other than India celebrates Independence day on 15th August :
Pakistan
Burma
South Korea
Nepal
18. The French Supremacy in India came to an end by the battle of :
Kulachal
Wandiwash
Plassey
Thalikkottai
19. Who addresses the first Parliament meeting after election ?
Speaker
President
Prime Minister
Vice- president
20. The University Grants Commission was set up in :
1953
1952
1950
1954
21. M.F. Hussain is a famous :
Dancer
Painter
Singer
Writer
22. The words 'Satyameva Jayate' have been taken from:
Ramayana
Upanishad
Mahabharatha
Rig veda
23. What is the multiplicative inverse of 3 1/3 ?
3/10
10/3
1/3
1
24.
4
9
15
3
25. The only number that is the perimeter and area of the same square
16
4
80
20
26. The missing number in the series : 5,10,16,......., 31 is
20
23
28
22
27. Which is the smallest fraction ?
12/13
4/7
13/14
11/12
28. Toxicology is the study of :
colours
coins
poisons
metals
29. The mother as well as her two children ------------- taken to the hospital.
have
was
were
are
30. He congratulated me ------------- my success in B.A. Degree Examination.
at
of
on
for
31. Which word is spelt wrongly ?
Bourgeois
Assasination
Mandate
Commissioner
32. Let us go for a walk, ----------?
shan't we
will we
shall we
won't we
33. I have acquaintance -------------- Karnatic Music.
to
with
at
in
34. It is not easy to ------------ the Civil Service Examination
get at
get up
get through
get over
35. One who compiles dictionary :
Lexicographer
Philanthropist
Calligrapher
Pedagogue
36. Which country in South America has the coldest average temperature?
Peru
Chile
Canada
None of these
37. The great wall of China was built by :
Chiang Kaishek
Shi - Huan - Ti
Sun Yat Sen
None of the above
38. The national flag of India was designed by :
Pingali Venkai
Ravindranath Tagore
Bankim Chandra Chatterji
None of the above
39. The venue of Sangam assembly :
Madras
Madurai
Sanchi
Adayar
40. Name the book jointly written by M.T. Vasudevan Nair and N.P. Muhammed :
Nalukettu
Asuravithu
Arabi ponnu
Kalam
41. Pointing to a man, a woman said "His mother is the only daughter of my mother" How is the woman related to that man ?
Sister
Mother
Daughter
Grand mother
42. 'The Young Bengal Movement' was started by :
Annie Besant
Bala Gangadhar Tilak
Henry Vevian Derozio
Gandhiji
43. India's biggest Nuclear Power Station :
Kalpakkam
Tarapur
Narora
Kakrapara
44. 'Lady Chatterley's lover' is novel written by :
Oscar Wilde
H.G. Wells
John Gray
D.H. Lawerence
45. Who is the author of ' One hundred years of solitude ?
T.S. Eliot
R.L. Stevenson
Gabriel Marquez
Robert Frost
46. Millennium is a period of :
100 years
1000 years
200 years
10000 years
47. The 'Wall Street Catastrophe' took place in :
1928
1929
1930
1927
48. The Russian ruler who was awarded Nobel Prize for peace :
Gorbachev
Lenin
Vlatmir Puttin
Stalin
49. David Cup is associated with game :
Cricket
Football
Tennis
Hockey
50. Which country will always be in the front line of Olympic march past ?
England
Italy
Greece
Germany
51. I bought this purse ----------- 50 rupees.
on
to
at
for
52. Which of the following words is spelt correctly
elvation
elevation
elavation
elevetion
53. Which of the following words is spelt correctly ?
compulsion
compullsion
compulzion
comepulsion
54. Fatigue means :
quest
caution
tired
strict
55. Consensus means :
optimistic
disagreement
continuity
agreement
56. I have ------------ more letters for you to write.
Little
any
some
few
57. John ------------ to Bombay tomorrow.
is travelling
travel
travels
travelled
58. I ---------- a book when he came in.
have been reading
was reading
am reading
am read
59. She was struck ----------- lightning.
for
of
by
with
60. We ---------- live in a small house when we were children.
would
should
had to
used to
61. I ---------- him when he was in college
used meet
meet
was meeting
had met
62. The captain announced that he --------- from the game.
retired
was retiring
retire
retires
63. It is pleasant --------- read a book in the afternoon.
to
too
a
some
64. The cat is hiding ----------- the table.
through
next
under
opposite
65. The synonym of curious is :
inquisitive
mature
brilliant
complex
66. The antonym of ascend is :
rise
advance
descend
assent
67. Our cat was bitten ---------- a dog.
with
of
buy
by
68. You can swim well, -------------- ?
would you
can't you
can you
could you
69. He came yesterday, ------------ ?
didn' t he
did he
does he
can he
70. Do you want to speak to me ----------- anything ?
with
about
in
to
71. Which of the following is different from others ?
BCFG
DEHI
IJMN
MOPQ
72.
Answer1
Answer2
Answer3
Answer4
73. A student is ranked 9th from top and 38th from the bottom in a class. Total number of students in the class is :
46
48
47
45
74.
4/3
3/4
8/7
7/8
75. Find the odd one :
Abacus
Napier's bones
Protractor
Slide rule
76. SSELFLES: SELFLESS :: PERSON :
NOSREP
NROSEP
OEPRSN
PSERNO
77. A student was asked to find 4/5th of a number. By mistake he found 5/4th of the number and got an answer which was 180 more than correct answer. Number is :
840
890
400
500
78. 13 1/3 - 12 3/4 - 11 5/6 + 10 11/12 is :
1/3
- 1/3
1/6
- 1/ 6
79. HCF of two numbers is 24 and their LCM is 1344. If difference between numbers is 24 then their sum is :
364
356
332
360
80. Average weight of 8 men increased by 1.5 kg when a man weighing 65 kg was replaced by a new man. The weight of new man is :
76 kg
78kg
77 kg
80 kg
81. When a particular number is subtracted from each of 24,31,58,79 the values will be in proportion. The number to be subtracted is :
5
6
7
8
82. In an election 10% of students did not vote and 60 votes recorded were declared invalid. The majority of elected candidate was 308 and it was found that he had been supported by 47% of the whole numbe
3000,2692
2914,2606
2212,2520
2914,3222
83. By selling oranges at 32 for Rs.10, a man loses 40%. How many oranges should he sell for Rs. 10 if he should gain 20% ?
10
13
16
20
84. An employee gets same salary month. His average income per day will be :
maximum for the period January,February ,March
maximum for the period February ,March,April
maximum for the period July,August, September
same for the above three periods
85. Which among the following is best approximation for "What decimal of an hour is a second" ?
00029
00028
00027
00026
86. When asked how many gold coins he had, the collector said,: If I arrange them in stake of five, none are left over. If I arrange them in stake of six, none are left over. If I arrange them in stak
120
220
270
150
87. Five equal squares are placed side by side to make a single rectangle.The perimeter of rectangle so formed is 276 cm. What is the area of a square used ?
230
196
529
256
88. A man is facing East. He turns 140 degree in the clockwise direction and then 50 degree in anticlockwise direction. Which direction is he facing now ?
North
East
West
South
89. There are five houses P,Q,R,S,T.P is right of Q and T is left of R and right of P. Q is right of S. Which house is in the middle ?
P
Q
R
S
90. Wheel X rotates at a uniform speed of 8 revolutions per minute and wheel Y rotates at a uniform speed of 40 revolution per second. How long after they start rotating simultaneously,will wheel Y have e
1/4 minute
1/8 minute
1/16 minute
1/32 minute
91. 'Hotel' to 'menu' is as 'Library' to :
Librarian
Catalogue
Books
Journals
92. If APEX is coded as ZKVC then code for GIRL is :
TRIO
RTOI
XPQR
YLWD
93. Sum of two numbers is 1/3rd of 1/5th of 195 and product is 1/6 th of 1/4th of 960. Find difference between numbers :
27
9
3
1
94. If 3 + 4 = 21, 5 + 2 = 35, 4 + 2 = 24 what is the value of 5 + 3 ? `
53
48
35
40
95.
.30
.43
.32
1.68
96. An isosceles triangle has equal sides measuring 7 cm each and length of third side is an integer. The number of such triangles is :
13
11
9
7
97. Find the missing number : 3,5,9,17,33, --------
61
62
63
65
98. The weight of a dog is 24 kg and 1/3 of its weight has been increased in 3 months . Now the weight is :
33 kg
36 kg
42 kg
None of these
99. The angle between the hands of a clock at 1.15 is (in degree measure):
60
50
52 1/2
56 1/2
100. The digit in the unit place in the product of first 500 primes is :
1
0
2
5