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Q1. Who among the following was responsible for the introduction of Indian Council Act?
Q2. Where was first conference of the Indian National Congress held?
Q3. The year in which the "Sepoy Mutiny" took place is...
Q4. One of the departments below, important in the development of India was introduced in 1854 by Lord Dalhousie is .......
Q5. Lokmanya Tilak was the Editor of which of the following journals?
Q6. Which of these newspaper was started by Surendranath Banerji during the freedom movement?
Q7. The Posts and Telegraph system was introduced during the period of........
Q8. Who among the following was the first to introduce the 'highways' in India?
Q9. Which of the following British policies affected Indian Agriculture during their rule?
Q10. Who among the following was the editor of "Voice of India" newspaper during the freedom struggle?
Q11. Which of the following countries gave us the slogan "liberty, equality and fraternity"?
Q12. Who among the following was responsible for legally stopping the practice of 'sati'?
Q13. In which year the "Brahmo Samaj Act " was passed?
Q14. Who was the founder of the "Prarthana Samaj"?
Q15. Where now lies the famous "Peacock Throne"?
Q16. For which ruler the Peacock Throne was created?
Q17. What was the effect of the outcome of the Battle of Wandiwash (Now known as Vandavasi)?
Q18. In which year Bengal was partitioned?
Q19. The pioneer of maritime trade in India, V.O.Chidambaram was born in.....
Q20. How many people were massacred in the Jalianwala Bagh incident?
Q21. The disadvantage/s of a multi-party system is/are……
Q22. The Rajya Sabha can be dissolved by…..
Q23. The advantage/s of multi-party system is/are……………
Q24. The disadvantage/s of a bi-party system is/are……
Q25. The advantage/s of a bi-party system is/are……
Q26. Democratic Party and Republican Party belongs to which of the following country/ies?
Q27. The disadvantage/s of a single party rule is/are
Q28. The Advantage/s of a single party rule is/are…..
Q29. The normal term of office of Lok Sabha/State Assembly/Local Bodies is …. Years.
Q30. Election held after the normal expiry of the term of Lok Sabha or the state legislature is called as ….
Q31. Who are appointed to oversee the conduct of the elections?
Q32. In order to have a decisive and comprehensive decision in election related matters, the composition of the commission has been made as three Commissioners from…..
Q33. Election Commission is headquartered at…..
Q34. Election Commission is a …..
Q35. To safeguard the philosophy of democratic rule a democratic country must have an independent………..
Q36. The Constitution gives the supreme power to the ……
Q37. The Constitution now has …………parts………schedules and …….Articles.
Q38. When was the Post Office Act enacted in India?
Q39. Number of Official Languages in our country is
Q40. Recognition for a political party as National or State Party is accorded by the ……..
Q41. The Gross Budgetary Support (GBS) in the Eleventh Plan has been fixed nearly I 1.5 per cent higher at .......... .
Q42. What numbers of targets have been proposed in the Eleventh Plan at the national and state levels respectively for poverty eradication, education, health status of women and children, infrastructure and environment?
Q43. Majority of rural people still prefer to go to ..................for their credit needs.
Q44. Which of the following is associated with the issue of the debt burden of farmers?
Q45. The "Ad hoc Treasury Bill System" of meeting budget deficit in India was replaced by "Ways and means Advance System" which has come into force on ......
Q46. If 6 men and 8 boys can do a piece of work in 10 days while 26 men and 48 boys can do the same in 2 days, what is the time taken by 15 men and 20 boys in doing the same type of work? (CDS 2010)
Q47. A person travelled by train for 1 hour at a speed of 50 Kmph. He then travelled by a taxi for 30 minutes at a speed of 32 kmph to complete his journey. What is the average speed at which he travelled during the journey? (CDS 2010)
Q48. The volume of a cone is equal to that of sphere. If the diameter of base of cone is equal to the diameter of the sphere, what is the ratio of height of cone to the diameter of the sphere? (CDS 2010)
Q49. Consider the following statements in respect of any triangle: (1) The three medians of a triangle divide it into six triangles of equal area. (2) The perimeter of a triangle is greater than the sum of the lengths of its three medians. Which of the above statements is/are correct? (CDS 2010)
Q50. ABCD is a square. P,Q,R,S are points on the sides AB,BC,CD,DA respectively such that AP=BQ=CR=DS. What is angle SPQ equal to? (CDS 2010)
Q51. Wry Bill is the only unique bird in the world with a beak that curves sideways. Where is it generally found?
Q52. Which of the following is not a category group of all life in the ocean?
Q53. What are the "antigravity" muscles in the human body?
Q54. Relate "Dam" to any one of the following?
Q55. Where is the Schlemm's Canal in human body?
Q56. An "Octopus" is a/an....
Q57. How many species of the elephant still exist?
Q58. In which part of the body is the Carotid artery located?
Q59. How many humps does a Bactrian Camel have?
Q60. What is the common name for Rubella?
Q61. Two thirds of a person's body weight is made up of Hydrogen and Oxygen in the form of........
Q62. Deficiency of which Vitamin causes "Beri Beri"?
Q63. At which state in its life cycle does the "Silk worm" yield the fibre of commerce (commercial silk)?
Q64. What type of creature is an Indian Runner?
Q65. "Hypnophobia" is the fear of.....
Q66. What is "agyrophobia"?
Q67. Ferric Oxide gives the soil the ..............colour.
Q68. The drug Cocaine is extracted from which medicinal plant?
Q69. Scaphoid bones are located in the .....
Q70. What is "Kriskaidekaphobia"?
Q71. Of the following which one contains both an aldehyde and a Carboxyl group?
Q72. Carboxylic acid is acidic because of .....
Q73. What is the common acid present in fats and oils?
Q74. ........acid is present in vinegar.
Q75. ……………is the IUPAC name of succinic acid.
Q76. ………………is formed when chlorine is passed through aceitic acid in the presence of halogen carrier.
Q77. What can be obtained by heating sodium formate with soda lime?
Q78. Which of the following compound is found in some stony deposit in kidney?
Q79. Carboxylic acids are more acidic than phenol and alcohol due to......
Q80. .......acid cannot be prepared by Grignard reagent.
Q81. .......acid reduces Tollen's reagent.
Q82. What can be obtained by heating a mixture of sodium acetate and soda lime?
Q83. Which is the weakest acid of the following?
Q84. Roschelle salt is employed in the preparation of Fehlling's solution. The salt is......
Q85. ………………….is used as hypnotic substance.
Q86. Example of aromatic unsaturated keto acid is…..
Q87. ………………..used in the preparation of medicine sulphonal.
Q88. …………………is used to prepare tincture benzoin medicine for throat infection.
Q89. 2-pentene on ozonolysis followed by reductive cleavage produce……
Q90. Consider the following: (1) Carbon dioxide (2) Oxides of nitrogen (3) Oxides of sulphur. Which of the above is/are the emission/s from coal combustion at thermal power plants?
Q91. What is the final product when 2-butene is ionised?
Q92. …………………..exhibit functional isomerism.
Q93. The IUPAC name of cinnamaldehyde is.......
Q94. The oxidation state of carbon in aldehyde is........
Q95. What can be obtained by heating benzophenone with solid KOH?
Q96. ………………is obtained when acetophenone reacts with chlorine.
Q97. Of the following statements which one is true about acetaldehyde?
Q98. Benzaldehyde undergoes……….reaction
Q99. Benzaldehyde is converted into…………….by Perkin's reaction.
Q100. Paraldehyde is used as………
Q101. Pick the one from the following that does not undergo iodoform reaction?
Q102. Of the following which one undergoes Cannizaro reaction?
Q103. Aldehydes restore the original pink colour of which of the following?
Q104. Pick the one that gives oxime with hydroxyl amine?
Q105. Reaction of which of the following with Grignard reagent gives primary alcohol?
Q106. Identify the one that is used as an urinary antiseptic?
Q107. What product is obtained when benzaldehyde reacts with ammonia?
Q108. Reaction of acetaldehyde with...... forms Aldimine.
Q109. What is the produce obtained by the reaction of formaldehyde with ammonia?
Q110. What is the final product obtained when acetaldehyde react with HCN followed by hydrolysis?
Q111. When current in a conductor is switched off, the magnetic needle placed near the conductor
Q112. When current in a conductor is switched off, the magnetic needle placed near its conductor .............
Q113. When atom bomb explodes a large amount of ..........
Q114. When an object undergoes acceleration
Q115. When an object starts to fall freely which statemtnet is correct about it?
Q116. When an object reflects all the colours of white light, how does the object appear?
Q117. When an object of 3 cm height is placed in front of a mirror, the magnification produced by the mirror is 8, what is the size of the image formed by the mirror?
Q118. When an object is thrown up, what is the value of g?
Q119. When an object is placed in front of a thick glass mirror how many images are formed?
Q120. When an object is placed between pole and principal focus of a concave mirror, where the image is formed?
Q121. When an object is placed at the focus of a concave mirror, the image formed by the concave mirror is not
Q122. When an object absorbs all the colours of white light the object appears.
Q123. When an object 2 cm high is placed in front of a mirror, the magnification produced by the mirror is 4. What is the size of the image?
Q124. When an insect Walks on the surface of water, the force of surface tension acts
Q125. When an a - particle is emitted the atomic number decreases by
Q126. When an external force of sufficient magnitude is applied on a body of some mass, the body acquires
Q127. When aluminium is bombarded by a-particle which isotope is produced?
Q128. When a wire carries an electric current in it its temperature rises due to conversion of
Q129. When a stone is tied to a string and rotated in a circular path then the tension in the string provides
Q130. When a steel rod is used in the place of soft iron rod in an electric bell .............
Q131. Hailey's comet appeared last in the solar family in the year
Q132. Gulf of Mannar is located ............
Q133. Of the following states, which one is not bisected by the Tropic of Cancer?
Q134. Find the state through which Tropic of Cancer is passing through.
Q135. The satellites of which one of the following countries have helped in the preparation of a detailed and complete map of Antarctica?
Q136. Black Hole is
Q137. As the 7th largest country, our country occupies approximately ......% of world area.
Q138. Areawise our country (India) is ........largest country in the world.
Q139. Trade winds are caused by the
Q140. The state that does not share the Godavari river is ........
Q141. "Malavikagnimitra" is a book on.....
Q142. "Bhakti" is.....
Q143. Which of the following wild life projects and the states is not correctly matched?
Q144. By which of the following tests the semen mark on the dress of Monica Lewinsky was adduced as an evidence against President Clinton?
Q145. Which of the following gods would not be associated with the Vedic period?
Q146. Szent Gyorgi received Nobel Prize for isolating Vit. C from which of the following?
Q147. The institution that has filed more patents than all the individual patents put together in India is......
Q148. Sir Wilson Jones is known for translating a few indian epics in English. Which of the following was not his work?
Q149. The agency that does not fund local bodies for infrastructural development is............
Q150. Leading producers of Asbestos in the world is....
Q151. "Ringgit" is the currency of which country?
Q152. The wild life sanctuaries namely Madei and Natravali are located in.....
Q153. On the intellect side, the Sufis were influenced by a 'hatha-yogic' treatise called.....
Q154. Which country is known as the "Cockpit of Europe"?
Q155. "Annals & Antiquities of Rajasthan" is a book on the history of Rajputs.Who wrote this book?
Q156. How was the Indian Ocean known to the Greeks?
Q157. "A Buddist priest, journeyed by land via South Gobi Desert and Yarkand, entered India through Indus valley in AD 399, spent about 10 years in that region, travelled all over north India, stayed in Pataliputra for about 3 years" Whom are we talking about?
Q158. Whose influence plays heavily on the Gandhara School of Art?
Q159. Pick the wrong combination of cities manufacturing railway equipments.
Q160. Which is the largest tiger reserve of India?
Q161. Who is the first American President to visit India?
Q162. How many NAM Summits have been held in India so far?
Q163. Among the following NAM Summits which one was held in India?
Q164. "Torah" is the sacred book of which of the following?
Q165. The Maha Kumbh Mela which is held once in 3 years is not held at which place below?
Q166. The year 1921, related to the population statistics of India, is known as the ''year of great divide ". Why? a)there was a decline in population b)Indians and Europeans were counted separately c)It was the first census after the Partition of Bengal d)the demographic date included literacy and sex ratio for the first time
Q167. The Kalapani Enclave is an issue with which country?
Q168. Which of the following is not one of the four fundamental principle of Jainism?
Q169. Which of the following statement is not true about Pachmarhi Biosphere Reserve?
Q170. Which of the following unique feature is applicable to the Vedic Period?
Q171. Which is the first international airport constructed outside the ambit of the Government of India?
Q172. Which of the following is not a Vedic Tribal Assembly?
Q173. Who wrote the book "The Human Manifesto"?
Q174. India's PSLV - C2 placed the Kitsat 3 satellite of which country into orbit?
Q175. The following question is based on the five three digt numbers given below: 972 526 487 359 251. If the digits in each of the above numbers are written in reverse order which will be the second highest number?
Q176. Study the following information carefully and answer the given question. A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circle facing the centre. D is fourth to the right of H and second to the left of B. F is fourth to the right of B. C fourth to the right of E who is not an immediate neighbour of B or D. A is not an immediate neighbour of D. Who is to the immediate left of D?
Q177. Pointing to a boy in a photograph Sudhir said, "He is the son of my maternal grandfather's only child". How is the boy related to Sudhir?
Q178. In the question below is given three statements followed by two conclusions numbeFF0000 (1) and (2). You have to take the three given statements to be true even if they seem to at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts. STATEMENTS: Some doors are tables. Some tables are pots. All pots are dishes. CONCLUSIONS: (1) Some dishes are doors. (2) Some dishes are tables.
Q179. D is brother of K, M is sister of K. R is father of D and S is mother of M. How is K related to R?
Q180. In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the options suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice: " The audience loudly cheered the leader's speech"
Q181. Given below are six statements of which the first and the last .. (1) and (6) remains constant. The remaining four are given as (P), (Q),{R} and (S), which are not in the proper order. Arrange them in proper order and find out which order of sentences is correct: (1) As the girl grew up, she became prettier and prettier (P) (2)She began to be treated worse than any servant (Q) (3)After household work she would sleep among the cinders (R) (4) And the prettier she became, the more the sisters hated her (S) She was compelled to eat scraps of left overs (6) This habit earned her the nickname cinderella.
Q182. Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), {C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and answer the question that follows: (A) He instructed his stable master to give him the fastest of all the horses he had. (B) Akbar was embarassed and in turn gifted the Sage a horse cart and made the stable master its driver in order to punish him. (C) After a few days Akbar saw the sage walking again and asked him where the horse was. (D) Once Akbar saw a Sage walking and decided to gift him a horse. (E) The Sage answered, ; My Lord, the horse gifted to me was so fast that it crossed the distance from earth to heaven in one night.; (F) However, it so happened that the stable master gave him a frail and sick horse which died the same night it was gifted to the Sage. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
Q183. In the question, a part of the sentence is highlighted. Replace the highlighted part with the options given which may improve the sentence. "Serious charges of corruption were levied against him."
Q184. Even if it rains I shall come ---- means
Q185. This sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect form. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in indirect/direct form: "I said to him, Where have you lost the pen I brought for you yesterday?"
Q186. In the following question, out of the four options, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence: "Practice of employing spies in war".
Q187. Given below are six statements of which the first and the last .. (1) and (6) remains constant. The remaining four are given as (P), (Q),{R} and (S), which are not in the proper order. Arrange them in proper order and find out which order of sentences is correct: (1) George Eliot sees (P) family life (Q) and mutually caring relationships (R) human relationships (S) as the centre of (6) as the centre of life itself.
Q188. Which Indian company operating in Europe, was selected as the best company?
Q189. In commemoration of the International Women's Day on March 8 (2015), the Central Government introduced .......... an exclusive telephone line for the women to get advices on their empowerment and development
Q190. On which date, the Shree Shakti Award (Puraskar) and Nari Shakthi Award (Puraskar) are presented by the Central Government?
Q191. The basic operations performed by a computer is.........
Q192. The amount of the data CPU can transmit at a time to main memory and to input/output devices is known as
Q193. Expand IBM
Q194. Which of the following is an invalid statement?
Q195. In C language, the variable name may start with
Q196. An algorithm is said to be deterministic, since it has .....
Q197. The System Administrator
Q198. Which type of memory holds only the programe and data that the CPU is presently processing?
Q199. ASM stands for
Q200. .........acts as temporary high-speed holding area between the memory and the CPU thereby improving processing capabilities



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