SUB INSPECTOR (Armed Police) - 2010

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1. The largest single organ of the human body is
(A)
Respiratory system
(B)
Integumentary system
(C)
Endocrine system
(D)
Skeletal system
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2. The fear of bees is
(A)
Alektrophobia
(B)
Apiphobia
(C)
Bathophobia
(D)
Ailurophobia
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3. Misattribution of a person's undesired thoughts, feelings or impulses on another person who does not have those thoughts, feelings or impulses is
(A)
Compartmentalisation
(B)
Dissociation
(C)
Regression
(D)
Projection
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4. Which type of mirror is used in rear view mirrors of vehicles?
(A)
Concave mirror
(B)
Convex mirror
(C)
Plane mirror
(D)
Piano concave lens
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5. The mass of a body is 8 kilogram on earth. What is its mass in moon?
(A)
8 kg
(B)
4kg
(C)
6kg
(D)
10kg
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6. Soap is used for washing clothes, why?
(A)
It reduces the surface tension of water so that water easily gets into the holes in cloths.
(B)
It increases the surface tension of water so that water easily gets into the holes in cloths.
(C)
It decreases the temperature of water and increases its viscosity
(D)
It increases the temperature of water and increases its viscosity
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7. The chemical name of baking soda is
(A)
Sodium hydroxide
(B)
Sodium carbonate
(C)
Sodium bicarbonate
(D)
Sodium nitrate
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8. We cannot lift up a chair while sitting on it. The reason for this is:
(A)
External force cannot move a body.
(B)
Internal and external forces are cancelled.
(C)
Internal force cannot move a body
(D)
Internal force acts against gravitational force.
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9. Cutting is easy with the sharp end of a knife. It is due to:
(A)
The force acting on the sharp edge is more because the surface area is less.
(B)
The force acting on the sharp edge is less because the surface area is less.
(C)
The thrust on the edge is independent ofthe surface area.
(D)
None ofthe above.
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10. Fill up the gap by finding out suitable answer: 9:49::25 ..... ?
(A)
65
(B)
41
(C)
9
(D)
82
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11. How many meaningful words can be made with the letters ORUY by using each letter once?
(A)
None
(B)
One
(C)
Two
(D)
Three
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12. If A denotes '-'B denotes '+',C denotes' x and N denotes'/', then 15B9A15C10N5 = ?
(A)
12
(B)
39
(C)
21
(D)
None of these
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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?
(A)
pvg
(B)
ztk
(C)
min
(D)
data inadequate.
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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?
(A)
30
(B)
20
(C)
25
(D)
15
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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?
(A)
44
(B)
41
(C)
43
(D)
42
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16. Which ofthe following is equivalent of Accra, Baku and Apia?
(A)
Ghama
(B)
Bamako
(C)
Turkey
(D)
Tanzania
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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 ?
(A)
15 m
(B)
10m
(C)
14.41m '
(D)
16.73m
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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?
(A)
33
(B)
35
(C)
34
(D)
32
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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
(A)
Friday
(B)
Tuesday
(C)
Wednesday
(D)
Thursday
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20. The difference between a spring balance and in ordinary balance in which there are two pans are
(A)
Spring balance measures mass of the body and ordinary balance measures weight of the body
(B)
Spring balance measures weight of the body and ordinary balance measures mass of the body.
(C)
Both the balances measure mass of the body.
(D)
Both the balances measure weight of the body.
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21. 'Sun contains helium1. This statement is:
(A)
A fact
(B)
An observation
(C)
An inference
(D)
A hypothesis
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22. The cells used in mobile phone are:
(A)
Dry cells
(B)
Mercury Cells
(C)
Nickel cadmium cells
(D)
Lithiumion cells
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23. The branch of clinical study related to hearing, taste and smell is:
(A)
Osteology
(B)
Otolaryngology
(C)
Ophthalmology
(D)
Dermatology
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24. Scurvy is the disease caused by the deficiency of
(A)
Vitamin A
(B)
Vitamin B
(C)
Vitamin C
(D)
Vitamin D
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25. Energy to carry out any action of life process is obtained from:
(A)
Adenosinetriphosphate.
(B)
Adenosine diphosphate
(C)
Guanosine diphosphate
(D)
Guanosine triphosphate
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26. "The Three Mistakes of My Life" is a book authored by:
(A)
Chetan Bhagat
(B)
Jhumpa Lahiri
(C)
Kamala Das
(D)
Shashi Tharoor
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27. David Davidar who resigned recently as CEO, headed which publishing house?
(A)
Penguin Canada
(B)
Banatam Books
(C)
Random House
(D)
Malayala Manorama
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28. Which institution established on IstApril .1935 and headed by Sir Osborne Smith celebrated its 75th anniversary recently?
(A)
Indian Olympic Association
(B)
Reserve Bank of India
(C)
Bombay Dyeing
(D)
Life Insurance Corporation of India
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29. Which of the following organisation has giant Panda as its symbol?
(A)
UNICEF
(B)
Greenpeace
(C)
World Bank
(D)
World Wide Fund for Nature
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30. Which among these political leaders has won the Nobel Prize for literature?
(A)
Mikhail Gorbachev
(B)
Winston Churchill
(C)
Jawaharlal Nehru
(D)
Jimmy Carter. .
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31. Name the inventor of B lack Box Flight Recorder who died recently:
(A)
David Warren
(B)
J.L. Baird
(C)
Thomas Alva Eddison
(D)
Wilbur Wright
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32. To which party does David Cameron the recently elected British Prime Minister belong to:
(A)
Labour Party
(B)
Conservative Party
(C)
Liberal Democrats Party
(D)
None of the above
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33. Sri Shiva Shankar Menon holds the position of:
(A)
Union Home Secretary
(B)
Planning Commission Chairman
(C)
Minister, of State in Defence Ministry
(D)
National-Security Advisor
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34. Which famous Indian artist accepted Qatari citizenship in February 2010?
(A)
M.F.Hussain
(B)
Mallika Sarabhai
(C)
Zakir Hussain
(D)
None of the above.
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35. "Life is God" is the tage line of which consumer durables company in India?
(A)
Philips
(B)
LG
(C)
Samsung
(D)
Videocon
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36. Which of the following leaders died in the battle field in the Revolt of 1857?
(A)
Tantia Tope
(B)
Bahadur Shah II
(C)
Nana Saheb
(D)
Rani Jhansi
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37. "What Congress and Gandhi have done to the Untouchables" is a book written by:
(A)
B.R.Ambedkar
(B)
V.D.Savarkar
(C)
Rajendra Prasad
(D)
S.C.Bose.
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38. Who among the following was known as the 'Indian Gladstone'?
(A)
Bal GangadharTilak
(B)
Dadabhai Naoroji
(C)
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(D)
Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad
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39. Prabudha Barat was a paper published in English by:
(A)
Louis Vivian Derozio
(B)
Gopal Hari Deshmukh
(C)
Swami Vivekanand
(D)
Swami Dayanand
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40. The Radical Democratic Party was founded in 1940 by:
(A)
N.D.Mazumdar
(B)
S.C.Bose
(C)
B.R.Ambedkar
(D)
M.N.Roy
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41. Based on the 1981-91 decennial growth rate of population, state with the highest and lowest growth rate are respectively:
(A)
Arunachal Pradesh and Goa
(B)
Nagaland and Kerala
(C)
Arunachal Pradesh and Kerala
(D)
Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu
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42. Which one of the following incident prompted Vinoba Bhave to initiate the Boothan Movement?
(A)
Nalgonda incident
(B)
Srikakulam incident
(C)
Naxalbari incident
(D)
Madhubani incident
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43. The poorest state with 39.9% people living below poverty line is:
(A)
Jharkand
(B)
Orissa
(C)
Bihar
(D)
Assam
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44. Which of the following is the largest man-made Lake in India?
(A)
Didwan Lake
(B)
Nagarjuna sagar
(C)
Indira Sagar Lake
(D)
ChilkaLake
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45. Which of the following state!, have been nicknamed Garden Spices of India?
(A)
Bangalore
(B)
Andhra Pradesh
(C)
Bangalore and Kerala
(D)
Kerala
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46. Landsdowne is a hill station in:
(A)
Nainital
(B)
Mussorie
(C)
Garhwal
(D)
None of the above
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47. Who among the following launched Education Reform Movement among the Muslims in India?
(A)
Sir Syed Ahmed Khan
(B)
W.W. Hunter
(C)
ShahWaliullah
(D)
Sakkir Hussain
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48. Regional committee aims at:
(A)
Economic Co-operation
(B)
Balanced Development
(C)
Cultural Exchange
(D)
All of these
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49. The Cheena Kesava Temple i.s found in:
(A)
Hyderabad
(B)
Mysore
(C)
Tanjavur
(D)
Belur
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50. In India a Special Ministry for Women and Social Welfare was formed at the centre in the year:
(A)
1983
(B)
1986
(C)
1976
(D)
1981
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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:
(A)
Aritcle 164
(B)
Anicle 341
(C)
Article 342
(D)
Article 338
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52. Who was the Permanent Chairman of the Constituent Assembly?,
(A)
Dr.Rajendra Prasad
(B)
Jawaharlal Nehru
(C)
Dr.B.R.Ambedkar
(D)
Sardar Patel .
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53. The 42nd Amendment extended the term of the Lok Sabha to:
(A)
7 years
(B)
16 years
(C)
8 years
(D)
19 years
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54. The Sarkaria Commissidn was set up to review the relation between:
(A)
Prime Minister and the President
(B)
Executive and Judiciary
(C)
Legislature and Executive
(D)
Centre and the State
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55. One of the following members was not included in the drafting Committee of the Indian constitution:
(A)
Dr.B.R. Ambedkar
(B)
Jawaharlal Nehru
(C)
Shri.N.Madhava Rao
(D)
Shri.K.M.Munshi
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56. The provisions concerning the suspension of Fundamental Rights by the President during emergencies was borrowed from the:
(A)
Constitution of USA
(B)
Constitution of Canada
(C)
Constitution of Ireland
(D)
Weimar Constitution
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57. Article 164 of the Constitution of India provides for separate Ministers for Tribal 'Welfare in:
(A)
Rajasthan, Kerala and Nagaland
(B)
Orissa, Bihar and Meghalaya
(C)
Bihar, Madhyapradesh and Orissa
(D)
Madhyapradesh, Assam and Orissa
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58. Who appoints the Municipal Commissioner of the Municipalities?
(A)
State Government
(B)
Mayor
(C)
President
(D)
Governor
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59. The historic 1NA trial commenced in:
(A)
1940
(B)
1944
(C)
1945
(D)
1948
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60. In India there is a single constitution for the union and the state with the exception of:
(A)
Sikkhim
(B)
Jammu& Kashmir
(C)
Nagaland
(D)
Tamil Nadu
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61. Who among the following has been appointed New Chairman of the National Commission for Farmers?
(A)
Ajith Singh
(B)
K.C.Pant
(C)
Dr.M.S.Swaminathan
(D)
None of the above
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62. Arift valley is formed mainly due to:
(A)
The forces of tension in the Earth's crust
(B)
The subsidence of the floor of a river valley
(C)
The valley formed after the formation of fold mountains
(D)
The deepening of a valley by Ice action
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63. The State in India which leads in the production of Cashew Kernels is:
(A)
Karnataka
(B)
Goa
(C)
Tamil Nadu
(D)
Kerala
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64. The Southernmost part of India is:
(A)
Kerala
(B)
Indira point
(C)
Kanyakumari
(D)
None of the above
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65. The Kerala Institute of Local Administration is situated in which of the followin districts?
(A)
Thrissur
(B)
Thiruvananthapuram
(C)
Kottayam
(D)
Kasaragod
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66. Puralimala is situated in :
(A)
Kannur
(B)
Kasaragod
(C)
Ezhimala
(D)
Thalassery
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67. The biggest and smallest Taluk in Kerala state are respectively:
(A)
Eranad and Kochi
(B)
Vellanad and Kochi
(C)
Wayanad and Kochi
(D)
Kanhangad and Kochi
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68. Edakkal caves are in:
(A)
Idukki district
(B)
Wayanad district
(C)
Kottayam district
(D)
None of the above
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69. The preamble of the constitution was amended for the first time by which amendment?
(A)
24
(B)
42
(C)
44
(D)
None of the above
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70. The Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission shall be :
(A)
The Chief Justice of India
(B)
Retd.Chief Justice of High Court
(C)
Retd. Chief Justice of India
(D)
Chief Justice of High Court
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71. AADHAR is the logo for what?
(A)
Common Wealth Games, New Delhi
(B)
Kerala Tourism Corporation
(C)
Unique ID Project
(D)
None of the above
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72. Why was Jordan Ramero in the news recently?
(A)
He is the youngest person to climb Mount Everest
(B)
He swam the English Channel in record time
(C)
He is the captain of the Mexican World Cup Football team
(D)
None of the above
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73. Who partnered Leander Paes to win the 2010 Wimbeldon Mixed Doubles Crown?
(A)
Lisa Raymond
(B)
Cara Black
(C)
SaniaMirza
(D)
Serena Williams
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74. Who apart from Pele has won the World Cup Football as a player and coach?
(A)
Michel Platini France
(B)
Paulo Rossi Italy
(C)
George Best England
(D)
Franz Beckenbauer Germany
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75. What is the name of the car recently launched in India by Nisan?
(A)
Polo
(B)
Figo
(C)
Beat
(D)
Micra
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76. According to the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, appeal can be made to the Sessions Court:
(A)
Within 15 days
(B)
Within 3 0 days
(C)
Within 7 days
(D)
Within 45 days
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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:
(A)
Rs. 75 per day and total amount up to Rs.3,000.
(B)
Rs. 200 per day and total amount up to Rs. 10,000.
(C)
Rs. 150 per day and total amount up to Rs. 7,500.
(D)
Rs. 250 per day and total amount up to Rs. 25,000.
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78. Declaration on the Elimination of Discrimination against women was adopted by the General Assembly in the year:
(A)
1967 .
(B)
1968
(C)
1969
(D)
1979
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79. Part IV of the Constitution of India deals with:
(A)
Civil Rights
(B)
Political Rights
(C)
Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
(D)
All the above
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80. Chair person of the National Human Rights Commission:
(A)
Who has been Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
(B)
Who has been Chief Justice of the High Court
(C)
Who has been Judge of the Supreme Court
(D)
Who has been Judge of the High Court
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81. The National Commission for Women Act was enacted in the year:
(A)
1989
(B)
1990
(C)
1991
(D)
1992
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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
(A)
District Magistrate
(B)
Chief Secretary
(C)
Village Officer
(D)
District Welfare Officer
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83. The Right to Information Act, 2005, came into effect in full:
(A)
8th October
(B)
12th October
(C)
9th October
(D)
10th October
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84. Right to Information as per the Right to Information Act, 2005 can be available to
(A)
Literate Citizens
(B)
Government Employees
(C)
Specified Citizens
(D)
All Citizens
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85. Universal Declaration of Human Rights relates to the year:
(A)
1945
(B)
1946
(C)
1947
(D)
1948
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86. Change into indirect speech:
(A)
He said that I alone can save her
(B)
He said that you alone can save her
(C)
He told me that I alone could save her
(D)
He told me that I alone can save her
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87. _______ camel is the ship of the desert.
(A)
A
(B)
An
(C)
The
(D)
One
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88. 1 shall be there------4 pm in Friday.
(A)
on
(B)
in
(C)
at
(D)
upon
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89. The loan will be repaid------a year
(A)
during
(B)
within
(C)
before
(D)
on
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90. If dogs bark; then sparrows:
(A)
Scream
(B)
Talk
(C)
Twitter
(D)
Roar
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91. Bread is made in a bakery; then film is made in a:
(A)
Mill
(B)
Dairy
(C)
Studio
(D)
Factory
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92. Postmortem means the examination of a dead body. Another word with the same meaning:
(A)
Autocracy
(B)
Autopsy
(C)
Autograph
(D)
Autonomy
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93. Opposite of Appoint:
(A)
Point
(B)
Dismiss
(C)
Release
(D)
Allow
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94. Opposite of Assemble
(A)
Disperse
(B)
Group
(C)
Repel
(D)
Deny
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95. Boys will be boys means:
(A)
Boys will not be girls
(B)
Boys cannot become girls
(C)
Children will always act like children
(D)
Boys are mischievous
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96. That is the poet I was referring
(A)
of
(B)
about
(C)
to
(D)
with
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97. He is coming______plane.
(A)
in
(B)
on
(C)
by
(D)
through
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98. He was standing_______ her,
(A)
beside
(B)
besides
(C)
by
(D)
away
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99. The British Council offered him a scholarship_______?
(A)
Did they
(B)
Didn't they
(C)
is it
(D)
was they
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100. It was two years _______that I first met Gopal
(A)
since
(B)
for
(C)
ago
(D)
before
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